Powers & Co. to Merge with The Dartmouth Co.

BOSTON — Lynnfield, Mass.-based Powers & Co., a boutique retail brokerage firm, is merging with The Dartmouth Co., a retail real estate advisory and brokerage firm. Focusing on the Greater Boston suburbs and Cape Cod, Mass., Powers & Co. specializes in representing retail landlords and owners throughout New England. The Dartmouth Co. specializes in tenant and landlord representation in the Northeast and throughout the United States and provides a variety of services, including dispositions,..

January 18, 2018

Paragon Realty Group Acquires 131,000 SF Shopping Center in Great Barrington, Massachusetts

GREAT BARRINGTON, MASS. — Westport, Conn.-based Paragon Realty Group has purchased Barrington Plaza, a grocery-anchored community shopping center in Great Barrington. An affiliate of Kimco Realty Corp. sold the property for an undisclosed price. The 131,000-square-foot center is co-anchored by a 44,667-square-foot Price Chopper and a 24,141-square-foot Marshalls. Dollar Tree, Pet Valu, Mattress Firm, AT&T and a variety of local retail properties also occupy the center. Nat Heald and Chris..

January 16, 2018

NKF Arranges Sale of 15,800 SF Retail Property in Boston

BOSTON — Newmark Knight Frank Capital Markets has brokered the sale a retail building located at 957 Commonwealth Ave. in Boston’s Brighton neighborhood. Nolan Properties Group acquired the asset from J&M Realty for an undisclosed price. Justin Smith, Paul Penman and Christian Brannelly of NKF Capital Markets represented the seller in the deal. The property features 15,800 square feet of retail space.

January 16, 2018

Fantini & Gorga Secure $3.4M in Financing for Retail Property in North Dartmouth, Massachusetts

NORTH DARTMOUTH, MASS. — Fantini & Gorga has arranged $3.3 million in refinancing for State Road Plaza, a retail property in North Dartmouth. The borrower was New York-based 331 State Road Associates LLC. Casimir Groblewski of Fantini & Gorga originated the assignment and placed the financing. Situated on 5.8 acres, State Road Plaza features 29,505 square feet of retail space. Current tenants include J.D. Byrider, Newbury Comics and Pearson Vue, as well as various local retailers and service..

January 16, 2018

Sunstone Hotel Investors Sells Two Hotels in Metro Philadelphia, Metro Boston for $139M

WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, PA., AND QUINCY, MASS. — Sunstone Hotel Investors has completed the sale of Philadelphia Marriott West in West Conshohocken and Boston Marriott Quincy in Quincy for $139 million, or approximately $184,600 per key. Located at 111 Crawford Ave., the Philadelphia Marriott West features 289 rooms, and Boston Marriott Quincy, at 1000 Marriott Drive in Quincy, features 464 units. The name of the buyer was not released. The disposition of the two hotels furthers the company’s..

January 15, 2018

Frazer Capital Sells Retail, Office Property in Boston for $24.8M

BOSTON — Frazer Capital has completed the sale of a retail and office building located at 41 Winter St. in Boston. Gazit Horizons Inc., a subsidiary of Israel-based Gazit-Globe, has purchased the property for $24.8 million, or $864 per square foot. Located in Boston’s Downtown Crossing district, the property features 28,690 square feet of retail and office space. At the time of sale the property was fully leased. Liberty Travel anchors the building. Robert Griffin, Edward Maher, Geoffrey..

January 12, 2018

NAI Hunneman Brokers $5M Sale of Apartment Building in Boston’s Back Bay

BOSTON — NAI Hunneman has arranged the sale of a brownstone apartment building located at 90 Saint Botolph St. in Boston’s Back Bay. 16 Pinckney Street LLC acquired the property from 90 St. Botolph LLC for $5 million. The 10-unit property features eight one-bedroom apartments and two studio apartments. At the time of sale, the building was fully occupied. Carl Christie and Dan McGee of NAI Hunneman represented the seller and procured the buyer in the deal.

January 11, 2018

HFF Secures $250M Construction Financing for Multifamily Development in Boston

BOSTON — HFF has arranged a $250 million construction loan for the development of the first phase of Bulfinch Crossing, a 46-story residential property located at 100 Sudbury St. in downtown Boston. The borrower is a joint venture between National Real Estate Advisors and its Boston-based development partner, The HYM Investment Group. John Fowler, Riaz Cassum and Jennifer Keller of HFF secured the 15-year loan through Pacific Life Insurance Co. for the borrower. The first phase residential..

January 9, 2018

EXP Realty Advisors Brokers $17M Acquisition of Retail Property in Harwich, Massachusetts

HARWICH, MASS. — EXP Realty Advisors has arranged the acquisition of a retail property located at 18 Sisson Road in Harwich. A New York City-based real estate investor purchased the property from an undisclosed seller for $17 million in a 1031 exchange transaction. Star Market, a grocery store chain, occupies the 59,054-square-foot property on a net-lease basis. Andrew Greenberg of EXP Realty Advisors represented the buyer in the deal.

January 9, 2018

Natixis Arranges $480.8M Construction Loan for Development in Boston Seaport Square

BOSTON — Natixis has arranged a $480 million construction loan for Cottonwood Management to develop 3.5 acres in Boston Seaport Square in Boston. The loan will finance a 717-unit residential facility, two condominium towers and one luxury rental tower, as well as a two-story, 125,000-square-foot retail base podium centered around a public courtyard. The overall project is an 819,000-square-foot mixed-use space on Boston’s waterfront. The property’s residential units will feature luxury..

January 5, 2018