Framingham, MA Marlene Aron, principal of Metrowest Commercial RE has completed the sale of three retail properties. The two Rte. 9 establishments that have been sold were Uncle Cheung’s Restaurant, a fixture for 40 years, at 266 Worcester Rd. The new owners of Uncle Cheung’s operate AOI Japanese Restaurant, which will remain at 855 Worcester Rd. They plan to open an Asian-style dumpling restaurant.
Boston, MA WS Development in partnership with Constant Contact and created with The Makers Show opened up the annual Snowport at the Boston Seaport November 10th. Snowport celebrates its fifth year, serving as the ultimate destination for Bostonians and tourists alike. Snowport will once again feature the The Holiday Market and showcase over 120 businesses, as well as an inviting dining area with 17 food and beverage concepts.
Hingham, MA Derby Street Shops is giving back to the community this holiday season with a special gift wrapping initiative supporting several local non-profit organizations. On Friday, November 24th, Derby Street will debut Community Wrapped, a new program that allows shoppers to have their holiday gifts wrapped for a worthy cause. On select dates throughout the season, shoppers can make a purchase at any store at Derby Street and then head to a heated tent on The Green
Cape Elizabeth, ME The Good Table restaurant at 527 Ocean House Rd. was sold to Prentice Hospitality Group for an undisclosed price. The Boulos Company’s Jon Rizzo, Greg Boulos, and Sasha Phillips represented the seller. For 38 years the Good Table, run by father-daughter restaurateurs Lisa and Tony Kostopoulos, has been loved for its generous portions of comfort food, Greek specialties and friendly staff.
Boston, MA Doug Marr, president of Keliher Real Estate Commercial Division has sold a retail condo at 570 Columbus Ave. The condo is 871 s/f with an additional 225 s/f exterior patio. Sales price was $785,000.
Cranston, RI Carpionato Group has opened New England’s first Topgolf sports and golf entertainment facility located at 120 Sockanosset Cross Rd. This 68,000 s/f project is the 91st Topgolf facility worldwide and will allow for 500 playmakers to participate at any given time. Combined with Carpionato’s redevelopment of the former Citizens Bank building
Watertown, MA Acella Construction Corp. has completed a complete build out of the Restore Hyper Wellness center, located at 10 Bond St., within Arsenal Yards. The building is owned by Boylston Properties and the Wilder Companies. The Acella retail team was provided what is referred to in the construction industry as a “vanilla box” to renovate a 2,500 s/f space in accordance with Restore Hyper Wellness franchise standards.
Darien, CT Federal Realty Investment Trust have had five retailers sign leases at the newly completed Darien Commons, with the majority of ground floor retail spaces now leased. Overall, the development includes 75,000 s/f of new retail space along with 122 luxury apartments, which are 95% leased. Newly signed tenants coming to Darien Commons:
Attleboro, MA RK Centers has acquired Bristol Place, now rebranded as RK Bristol Place. The property is located at 1130 Newport Ave. (Rte. 1A, adjacent to I-95 at Exit 2). According to public record the property sold for $70.55 million. Situated on 45.5-acres, the acquired RK Bristol Place is 415,404 s/f and represents a significant addition to RK Centers’ New England portfolio.
Boston, MA DW French, the new French brasserie from award-winning chef Douglass Williams, has opened in the Fenway neighborhood on October 19th. DW French is inspired by Williams’ personal culinary journey, woven with the legacy of Paris. DW French is not just a culinary venture for chef Williams; it’s a mission to bring French cooking closer to the heart. While French cuisine often carries a reputation of being intricate and intimidating, Williams aims to peel back the layers and showcase the true soul of French fare.