Groundbreaking Ceremony Planned for GE Innovation Point Office Project in Boston

BOSTON — GE will host a groundbreaking ceremony for its future campus, GE Innovation Point, at 15 Necco St. in Boston on May 8. When complete, the project will be home to 800 GE employees. GE Chairman and CEO Jeff Immelt will be on hand, along with Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker and Boston Mayor Marty Walsh. Innovation Point will open in two phases in 2018.

April 27, 2017

Coldwell Banker Commercial SC Completes Office Expansion in San Diego’s UTC Area

SAN DIEGO — Coldwell Banker Commercial SC (CBC-SC ) has completed its expansion into a 4,000-square-foot space at the newly revamped Executive Square Plaza in the University Towne Center (UTC) area of San Diego. CBC-SC’s president, Brandon Sudweeks, says this expansion is part of the firm’s larger strategy within the San Diego region. The firm has grown from three agents just a few years ago to more than 30 agents in three offices. CBC-SC plans to add a few more agents to its newly..

April 26, 2017

HFF Secures $81.5M Recapitalization for Long Island Medical Office Portfolio

EAST SETAUKET, N.Y. — HFF has secured an $81.5 million recapitalization for Stony Brook Technology Center, an eight-building medical office portfolio totaling 261,824 square feet in the Long Island community of East Setauket. HFF represented the borrower, TRITEC Real Estate, and procured the lender, a fund advised by UBS Real Estate & Private Markets. Completed between 1987 and 2007, the portfolio is located in a master-planned business park. Stony Brook University occupies more than 65..

April 26, 2017

Colliers Negotiates $41M Sale, $26.7M Financing for Office Property in Boston

BOSTON — Colliers International has negotiated the $41 million sale of an office property located at 148 State St. in Boston. Colliers also arranged $26.7 million in acquisition financing for property, which is the corporate headquarters of Public Consulting Group (PCG), a public sector management and technology consulting firm. Colliers marketed the property on behalf of the seller, an entity controlled by principals of PCG, and procured the buyer, a joint venture controlled by Harbor..

April 26, 2017

NAI Mertz Brokers Sale of Office Building in Woodbury, N.J.

WOODBURY, N.J. — NAI Mertz has brokered the sale of Lakeside Professional Campus, a 45,000-square-foot office building located at 190 N. Evergreen Ave. in Woodbury. The NAI Mertz team of Rebecca Ting and Julie Kronfeld represented the seller in the transaction. The buyer, First National Realty Partners LLC, will retain NAI Mertz as the leasing agent for the complex. Lakeside Professional Campus is located near Interstate 295 and the New Jersey Turnpike.

April 26, 2017

Equity Office Signs Cyrus Capital to 23,000 SF Lease at Park Avenue Tower in NYC

NEW YORK CITY –– Equity Office has signed a lease with investment advisory firm Cyrus Capital Partners to move the Cyrus headquarters to a 23,356-square-foot space at the 36-story Park Avenue Tower in Manhattan. Cyrus Capital, an SEC-registered investment advisor, will occupy 15,048 square feet across the 34th floor and 8,308 square feet on the 35th floor. Equity Office will build out the space for the tenant, including construction of an internal staircase to connect the two floors, with..

April 26, 2017

Angel Commercial Arranges 29,000 Office Lease Expansion in Milford, Conn.

MILFORD, CONN. — Jon Angel of Angel Commercial has arranged a 29,000-square-foot lease expansion for RoadWerx in Milford. RoadWerx, a marketing and promotions agency, has signed a long-term lease to add the space to its headquarters at 60 Research Drive. Angel represented both the tenant and landlord in the transaction.

April 26, 2017

Kraemer Design Group to Design Detroit Free Press Building Renovations

DETROIT — Kraemer Design Group (KDG) will serve as architect and historic consultant on the Detroit Free Press building renovations. The former newspaper building, located at 321 W. Lafayette Boulevard, will require structural updates, complete masonry restoration, new energy-efficient windows and a fresh interior design. The 271,858-square-foot, 14-story building will be repurposed into a mixed-use property with retail, office and residential space. KDG will work to preserve historic..

April 26, 2017

Friedman Negotiates 9,709 SF Office Lease in Southfield, Michigan

SOUTHFIELD, MICH. — Friedman Integrated Real Estate Solutions has negotiated a 9,709-square-foot office lease in Southfield. The building is located at 29777 Telegraph Road. Jordan Friedman, Greggory Kent and Robert Gagniuk of Friedman represented both the landlord, Onyx Southfield LLC, and the tenant, Gill Industries. Headquartered in Grand Rapids, Gill operates 20 manufacturing, development and strategic partner centers across the globe.

April 26, 2017

Grubb Properties Reveals Design for Renovated Office Building in Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Grubb Properties has unveiled the design for a 10-story office building the company is renovating on Mockingbird Lane in Charlotte’s Montford Park submarket. Known as 1515 Montford Park, the updated office building will feature a full glass façade with expansive windows, high ceilings, open floor plans, an outdoor terrace and an amenities lounge on the fifth floor featuring table games, bar top, lounge seating, big-screen TV and a stocked kitchen area. Office tenants will..

April 26, 2017