Front Section

Coronavirus a real concern, what does it mean for hotels in New England? - by Jim Luchars

I had a couple ideas for this article including the “Mystery of Soft Brands” and “Why Do The Suburbs Always Get Overbuilt First” but this last week has reset and changed everything. The Dow dropped 12% last week, the most since 2008, as uncertainty and anxiety grows

The Stubblebine Co. completes three new leases totaling 40,370 s/f

Methuen, MA The Stubblebine Company/CORFAC International has completed 40,370 s/f in leases. The deals include the following: Micah Stubblebine of The Stubblebine Co. and Jeff Richardson of CTR Partners leased 19,370 s/f at 100 Griffin Brook Park.

Kallini joins Cosentini’s Boston office as director of information technologies

Boston, MA Nader Kallini, RCDD has joined Cosentini’s local office as the new director of information technologies. Kallini holds a B.S. in electrical/mechanical engineering

Kelleher and Pentore of Horvath & Tremblay sell building for $3.125m

Cambridge, MA Dennis Kelleher and John Pentore of Horvath & Tremblay have completed the sale of 303-305 Hurley St. for $3.125 million.

Institute for Responsible Housing Preservation elects Pierce for 2020 treasurer

Quincy, MA Richard Pierce has been elected 2020 treasurer of the Institute for Responsible Housing Preservation (IRHP). IRHP was established in 1989 to represent the views of owners and managers of HUD-subsidized affordable housing properties and was instrumental in the enactment of

MassDevelopment issues $20m bond to CIL Realty of Mass.

Boston, MA MassDevelopment has issued a $20 million tax-exempt bond on behalf of CIL Realty of Massachusetts, Inc. (CILRM), a nonprofit real estate developer. CILRM will use bond proceeds

On to the front line: Trial begins - civil litigation basics - by Michael Brangwynne

As discussed in earlier installments, the civil litigation process involves an assertion of claims by all of the parties to the dispute--a period of discovery during which the parties exchange information, evidence and testimony relevant to the dispute

An update from John Picard, president at NEREJ

The NEREJ has been a trusted source for CRE news for the last 57 years. In that time we have seen our share of challenges that have affected the industry and the way we all operate. In each of those circumstances, we have successfully helped our readers and their businesses navigate

Griffith and Pepdjonovic of Marcus & Millichap handle $5.475 million in sales

Quincy, MA Marcus & Millichap completed the sales of 100 Quarry St. and 79 Farrington St., according to Thomas Shihadeh, regional manager of the firm’s Boston office. The assets sold for $3.85 million and $1.625 million respectively. Evan Griffith, first vice president investments, and Tony Pepdjonovic, first vice president investments

Jacobs of NAI Glickman Kovago & Jacobs handle $1.58 million sale

Worcester, MA NAI Glickman Kovago & Jacobs’ principal, Michael Jacobs facilitated the $1.58 million sale of 31-35 Park Ave. Jacobs represented the seller, T.B.R, Inc. (formerly Toomey Rents/Sells, Inc.).