Fore! Virtual golf among new amenities planned for downtown Hartford office tower at 100 Pearl St.

Upping the ante on office tenant amenities in downtown Hartford, the owner of the 100 Pearl St. tower plans to create a golf-themed lobby with virtual golf simulator, putting green and bleacher seating with Wi-Fi as part of up to $10 million in renovations.   https://www.courant.com/business/hc-biz-downtown-pearl-street-building-reboot-20190913-5xbnwhr4dnaq5ljjiwenfra6na-story.html

2019-09-24T08:47:03-04:00September 24th, 2019|In the News, News|

C4 Therapeutics to Relocate from Kendall Square to LINX in Watertown, MA

Cushman & Wakefield brokers 45,559 sq. ft. lease for Boylston Properties C4 Therapeutics, a private biotechnology company currently located in Cambridge will relocate to 45,559 sq. ft. of space within the LINX building in Watertown, announced brokers Cushman & Wakefield and the building owner, Boylston Properties, today. Located at 490 Arsenal Way, LINX is a 185,000 sq. ft. creative office and lab building in the East End of Watertown, a neighborhood undergoing a tremendous renaissance. The two-story building opened in April 2017 and includes numerous amenities highlighted by an acre of outdoor green and recreation space, a 33’ high lobby area with a café, numerous seating options, bike storage for 78 bicycles, and a high-end shower and locker facility. LINX also offers abundant free parking and a private shuttle bus to Harvard Square and the MBTA Red Line, a 10-12 minute ride. “The East End of Watertown is the ideal [...]

2017-07-12T12:55:33-04:00July 12th, 2017|News, Uncategorized|

Cushman & Wakefield Releases Q2 2017 Market Statistics for the Greater Boston Office Market

Cushman & Wakefield released its mid-year MarketBeat research that tracks the performance of the commercial real estate market in Boston, Cambridge and the suburbs. For the second consecutive quarter, absorption in Boston was negative, but asking rents are still rising. The large blocks that have come online this year are largely attributable to tenants relocating into new construction.  However, supply is exceeding demand in some submarkets and the performance of asking rents is not reflective of current conditions.  This is a trend we are watching carefully. In Cambridge, the second quarter of 2017 was more of the same – continually rising rents and virtually no availability. However, a number of notable lab deals were executed this quarter - Momenta Pharmaceuticals and Synlogic backfilled Ironwood’s space at 301 Binney Street and GlaxoSmithKline committed to 42,000 SF at 200 Cambridgepark Drive. And in the suburbs, new construction and life science activity continues [...]

2017-07-12T12:54:54-04:00July 5th, 2017|In the News, News|

Cushman & Wakefield’s John Boyle Wins Inaugural Outstanding Achievement Award from TAG

Cushman & Wakefield announced today that John Boyle, Vice Chairman, has been awarded Cushman & Wakefield's inaugural Tenant Advisory Group (TAG) Outstanding Achievement Award at the firm’s recent Global TAG Conference in Austin, TX. David Hiebert, Vice Chair of the Awards Committee, presented the inaugural award to Boyle in recognition of his exemplary contribution to Cushman & Wakefield, his ability to cultivate collaboration, his desire to continuously learn and improve his already substantial knowledge and skills, while at the same time mentor and train the next generation of brokers and support staff. “John is relentlessly driven, passionate and his enthusiasm for our business is infectious,” said Hiebert. “He is simply the best of the best, which is what this award recognizes.” "We are so pleased to recognize John Boyle," said Dale Schlather, Chairman of the Tenant Advisory Group at Cushman & Wakefield. "He has exhibited [...]

2017-06-13T18:27:08-04:00May 22nd, 2017|News|

Robert M. Maloney Joins Cushman & Wakefield’s Boston Office

Cushman & Wakefield announced today that Robert Maloney has joined the firm in the Valuation & Advisory Group and will head its CBD office practice. Prior to joining Cushman & Wakefield, Maloney spent 15 years at Joseph J. Blake & Associates, Inc. where he served as a Director with the New England regional office. Maloney has experience in the valuation of commercial and residential property types and has specialized in the valuation of office properties and complex mixed-use developments throughout New England. Throughout his career, Maloney has prepared appraisals for national and local banks, government agencies, insurance companies and owners. He also has provided quarterly valuations for a number of institutional investors and advisors. “Rob’s knowledge and experience in valuation will be an added strength to our team and our clients,” said Rob Skinner, Executive Managing Director of Cushman & Wakefield’s Valuation & Advisory group, “We are thrilled to [...]

2017-06-13T18:27:08-04:00May 18th, 2017|News|

Cushman & Wakefield Senior Housing Arranges $30 Million of Construction Debt and Joint Venture Equity for Douglas Wilson Companies and Milestone Retirement’s San Diego MSA Development

Cushman & Wakefield’s Rick Swartz, Aaron Rosenzweig and Jim Dooley represented Douglas Wilson Companies in the transaction In its exclusive representation of a joint venture between Douglas Wilson Companies and Milestone Retirement Communities, LLC, Cushman & Wakefield Senior Housing Capital Markets raised over $8.3 million of institutional equity capital as well as nearly $22 million in construction debt financing for a 111-unit assisted living and memory care development in Chula Vista, California. The project is located in the newly developed and affluent master planned community of Otay Ranch which boasts exceptional income and home values as well as premier access to Downtown San Diego.  Construction on the site is slated to begin in May 2017 with an anticipated opening in the fall of 2018.  “We are very attentive to the uptick in the senior living market and are dedicated to committing the resources necessary to develop a successful senior living [...]

2017-06-13T18:27:08-04:00May 12th, 2017|News|

Cushman & Wakefield Names Carolyn Sidor Managing Principal New England; Joe Fallon Elevated to Executive Vice Chairman New England

Cushman & Wakefield announced today the promotion of Carolyn Sidor to Managing Principal of the firm’s New England operations, including Hartford, Connecticut, and Manchester, New Hampshire. The changes are effective May 22. Joe Fallon, who has successfully led the region since 2015, has been named Executive Vice Chairman of New England and will continue to focus on Cushman & Wakefield’s new and future clients, working with Ms. Sidor to  to manage and lead the firm’s brokerage business, and share his knowledge and experience with emerging talent. Mr. Fallon has been in the real estate business for more than 25 years representing corporate and institutional clients in Boston and across the world. He has acted as portfolio and transaction manager for several corporate clients, and in addition to his management duties, he is consistently one of the top producing brokerage professionals in the firm. “Carolyn and Joe both bring an exceptional [...]

2017-06-13T18:27:08-04:00May 9th, 2017|News|

Cushman & Wakefield Promotes Sarah Smith to Senior Graphic Designer

Cushman & Wakefield is pleased to announce that Sarah Smith has been promoted to Senior Graphic Designer in the firm’s Marketing Department. Smith is responsible for maintaining the firm’s brand standards while designing print and online materials including email layouts, videos, infographics, flyers, stacking diagrams, maps, websites and invitations. In addition, Smith specializes in creating logos and branding for offering memorandums, office parks and buildings, presentation and interactive design, as well as the design and implementation of property marketing suites. “We are very pleased to announce Sarah’s promotion to Senior Graphic Designer,” said Linda McDonough, Managing Director of Cushman & Wakefield. “Her high-quality work and creativity are a huge asset to our firm, and her promotion is a reflection of her accomplishments.” “I’m excited to take this next step in my career,” said Smith. “The Boston office has a dynamic team, and I look forward to continuing to contribute to [...]

2017-06-13T18:27:08-04:00May 8th, 2017|News|