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Real Estate Articles of Note
May 8 – May 12, 2017

The following represents articles of interest to the Boston real estate community that appeared in various publications during the week. Certain news links may require site registration or subscription to access the complete article.

 


Camping in the Seaport? L.L. Bean to open store in neighborhood
The Boston Globe - Print Edition — May 10, 2017

You might not picture the great outdoors when you think of Boston’s Seaport District, but L.L. Bean wants to change that.

 


Amazon.com Inc. narrows search for Boston office to Fort Point
Boston Business Journal — May 09, 2017

Amazon.com Inc. in February landed in co-working space in Boston’s Back Bay neighborhood, but sources at the time said the space was a temporary stopgap until the e-commerce giant could find permanent digs.

 


Newton Centre may get a new hotel, restaurant, and housing
The Boston Globe - Print Edition — May 09, 2017

Newton officials are preparing to unveil plans by a developer to erect a hotel, restaurant, and affordable housing in the area of the former Newton

 


Newbury Street to close to traffic on three summer Sundays
The Boston Globe — May 09, 2017

Make way for shoppers.

 


Needham approves $2M tax break to allow NBCUniversal regional headquarters
Boston Business Journal — May 09, 2017

Media giant NBCUniversal has plans to build a $125 million regional headquarters at Founders Park, the 22-acre former General Dynamics campus that’s now part of the N-Squared Innovation District.

 


General Electric provides first interior glimpse of $200M 'Innovation Point' HQ campus in Boston
Boston Business Journal — May 08, 2017

General Electric Co.'s future headquarters campus — dubbed "GE Innovation Point" — will open in 2019.

 


$60M Loan Facilitates Davis’ Purchase of Seaport Property
GlobeSt.com — May 07, 2017

BOSTON—The Davis Cos. made headlines along with its partners at New Boston Hospitality and Omni Resorts and Hotels last month in being selected by Massport

 

 

 

Colliers In The News

 


Colliers facilitates $60.5 million sale of ten-building, class A medical office portfolio to Albany Road : NEREJ
nerej.com — May 12, 2017

...Providence, RI Colliers International’s Boston capital markets group has closed the $60.5 million sale and arranged $40 million in ...

 


Beth Israel Signs Lease In Westwood
Banker & Tradesman — May 11, 2017

...Colliers International Boston Senior vice president Bill Lynch and executive vice president Kristin Blount represented the ...

 

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