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Securing long-term savings for property with solar - by Stephan Hartmann

Like most businesses today, commercial property owners are up against unprecedented obstacles. Many are left feeling that investing available funds into their properties is simply not viable. Looking for ways to maximize the value of their assets while decreasing expenses has become paramount. Transitioning properties to renewable energy systems allows commercial property owners to decrease operating expenses leading to immediate net benefits.

The Stubblebine Co. leases 18,000 s/f warehouse/showroom space

Wilmington, MA Ellen Garthoff of The Stubblebine Company/CORFAC International recently leased 18,000 s/f of warehouse/showroom space at 5 Waltham St. David Stubblebine and James Stubblebine, principals of the Stubblebine Co. represented the landlord, 5 Waltham St. LLC, while Garthoff, senior advisor, represented the tenant, The Granite Place. 

NAI Glickman Kovago & Jacobs brokers $3.977 million sale of 29 Gilmore Dr. - 60,000 s/f property

Sutton, MA NAI Glickman Kovago & Jacobs has completed the sale of 29 Gilmore Dr. for $3.977 million. James Glickman, principal, represented the seller S+M Realty. The property was purchased by 3 P Properties LLC. The building is a modern 60,000 s/f high bay warehouse which is occupied by Koopman Lumber and Winifield United. 

Drinkwater and Richard of Marcus & Millichap handle $1.18m sale

Franklin, MA Marcus & Millichap completed the sale of Bright Horizons, a 6,375 s/f net-leased property, according to Thomas Shihadeh, regional manager of the firm’s Boston office. The asset sold for $1.18 million. Laurie Ann (L.A.) Drinkwater, senior vice president investments, and Seth Richard, first vice president investments, of the Richard Drinkwater Retail Group in Marcus & Millichap’s Boston and Manhattan offices, had the exclusive listing to market the property on behalf of the seller, a private investor.

Atlantic Commercial Real Estate, LLC completes leasing assignment of 8,400 s/f industrial space

Bellingham, MA Atlantic Commercial Real Estate, LLC has completed the leasing assignment for the 8,400 s/f industrial garage space located at 19 South Maple St. Originally designed as a welding/manufacturing facility with numerous drive in doors, this property is another example of how a traditional manufacturing facility is being utilized to accommodate the strong industrial demand from service oriented companies.

Advanced filtration: Healthy indoor air without the penalty - by Doug Engel

Building owners are employing a myriad of enhancements to adapt their office settings to mitigate the transmission of COVID-19.  While deep cleaning, temperature scans and other measures are all important, the latest advances in research on the novel coronavirus has led experts to evolve their thinking on priority mitigation practices. The most urgent concern is now focused on how to address airborne droplets (bioaerosols) that linger far longer in the air than was originally suspected.

Carswell of Largo arranges $18 million financing for two multifamily portfolios in Hartford, CT

Hartford, CT Dave Carswell, managing director of Largo’s Manhattan office, arranged $18 million in CMBS financing for two multifamily portfolios. Carswell secured $8.2 million for the first portfolio consisting of seven properties. The non-recourse, 10-year mortgage

Eldredge and Jacobs of NAIĀ GlickmanĀ Kovago & Jacobs facilitate two sales totaling $3.187 million

Auburn, MA NAI Glickman Kovago & Jacobs facilitated the sale of the 53 site, age restricted investment property at 47 Washington St. David Eldredge, NAI Glickman’s vice president, represented the seller, WP LLC. Michael Jacobs, NAI Glickman’s

Marcus & Millichap completed $4.3 million sale of Hill Medical Offices

Milford, MA Marcus & Millichap completed the sale of Hill Medical Offices, a 39,424 s/f office property, according to Thomas Shihadeh, regional manager of the firm’s Boston office. The asset sold for $4.3 million. Adam Cohen and Harrison Klein

Cornerstone arranges $5.2 million for acquisition/renovation of three properties

Brighton, MA Cornerstone Realty Capital recently arranged $5.2 million for the acquisition and renovation of three residential properties in the Allston and Brighton neighborhoods of Boston. Combined, the three properties feature a total of 12 units with a unit mix of four two-bedroom units,