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Washington Trust provides $6.3 million for acquisition of 12,900 s/f CVS Pharmacy

Farmington, CT Washington Trust’s commercial real estate group provided $6.3 million to W.H.M. Realty, LLC, to finance the acquisition of a 12,900 s/f, free-standing CVS Pharmacy. The 2.04-acre

Ghavami and Orasanu join HLW

Stamford, CT Dara Ghavami and Irina Orasanu have joined HLW, a global architecture, interiors, and planning firm. Ghavami is a senior project lead and Irina Orasanu is a technical lead. Opened this past February

Rhode Island Mortgage Bankers Assn. joins Habitat for Humanity to help build a lasting home

Providence, RI Mortgage, banking, and finance professionals from Rhode Island Mortgage Bankers Association (RIMBA) rolled up their sleeves to help South County Habitat for Humanity (SCHH) bring

The independent retailer experience - by Carol Todreas

It’s all about the experience. When you walk into Jen’s store it starts with a delightful, “Hi. Welcome, I’m Jen.” Already you are feeling good. Jen’s store, a 650 s/f emporium, is called Legit

Sawyer joins Cushman & Wakefield as managing director

Boston, MA Jessica Sawyer  has joined Cushman & Wakefield as managing director in the New England leasing group. Sawyer has 15 years of real estate experience  including corporate,

PROCON begins 20,000 s/f two-story nursing center at Merrimack College - acting as the architect and construction manager

North Andover, MA Merrimack College kicked off May by breaking ground on a 20,000 s/f nursing center. The ceremony was attended by board of trustees members, local officials, faculty, staff and alumni, who joined college president Christopher Hopey, Ph.D. on the campus.

U.S. Pavement performs work at Fenway Park for 7th year in a row

Boston, MA There truly is no better way to start the new season than to partner with the 2018 World Series Champions, the Boston Red Sox!  For the 7th year in a row, U.S. Pavement Services has performed work at Fenway Park, ensuring

Drinkwater and Richard of Marcus & Millichap handle $2 million sale of Stop & Shop Fueling Station

Attleboro, MA Marcus & Millichap has completed the sale of a net-leased Stop & Shop Fueling Station. The asset sold for $2 million. Laurie Ann Drinkwater, first vice president investments in Marcus & Millichap’s Boston office and Seth Richard, first vice

How do you take advantage of infrastructure and land remediation investments within QOZs? - by Robert Carr

On April 17, 2019, the IRS released its latest proposed regulations and additional guidance on 1400Z-2 of the IRS Code to clarify questions presented by the regulated community and investors related to tax deferred “Qualified Opportunity Funds

Understand limits of “personal use” in 1031 like-kind exchanges - by Bill Lopriore

Many people own rental properties in vacation locations and want the benefits of tax-deferred exchanges while still enjoying their property for personal use. However, too much personal use and not enough rental use can disqualify the property