Creating an Eco-Friendly Development in an Urban Environment

MULTIFAMILY HOUSING DESIGNS REFLECT CHANGING LIFESTYLES November 26, 2017 By Nate Peck Newly built or renovated multifamily developments set in urban environments attract tenants with their eco-friendly construction and wealth of desirable amenities. The appeal of modern multifamily living draws a wide range of renters, from Millennials seeking live/work space, to families wanting access to…

Boston Scientific Reinvents Quincy Distribution Center

ADDS OPEN OFFICE SPACE AT MASSIVE QUINCY WAREHOUSE October 29, 2017 By Marc Margulies and Alvaro J. Ribeiro Renovating and re-purposing a building can involve several factors: preserving existing features, updating building infrastructure and energizing spaces for their new use. Warehouses offer their own challenges, especially “legacy” buildings that have long become obsolete. An outdated…

Margulies Peruzzi Architects Completes New Boston Office for Avalonbay Communities

AVALONBAY IS A PUBLICLY TRADED REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUST FOCUSED ON HIGH-QUALITY APARTMENT COMMUNITIES September 8, 2017 Margulies Perruzzi Architects announced the completion of a new office in Boston for AvalonBay Communities Inc., a publicly traded real estate investment trust focused on high-quality apartment communities. MPA provided space planning and interior design services for AvalonBay’s…

Brighton Complex Opens at Full Occupancy

NOVA RESIDENCESA OPENS AND IS 100% OCCUPIED September 7, 2017 Developer LBC Boston has completed construction of Nova Residences, a 68,000-square-foot, 80-unit rental complex at 1505 Commonwealth Ave. in Brighton. The 6-story, $25 million complex is 100 percent occupied with rents for market-rate units ranging from $1,850 to $3,250 per month. Ten units are restricted…

A Creative Deal in the Kendall Square “Supercluster”

AKAMAI’S CONSOLIDATED GLOBAL HEADQUARTERS By Steve Adams Banker & Tradesman Staff July 2, 2017 WHO Adam Subber TITLE Principal, Cresa AGE 42 EXPERIENCE 20 years Tenant brokerage Cresa Boston’s assignment working with tech giant Akamai on a consolidated global headquarters was no straightforward lease transaction. Cambridge’s negligible vacancy rate and Akamai’s requirement for more than 600,000…

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SPAULDING REHABILITATION HOSPITAL CAPE COD By Steve Adams Banker & Tradesman Staff February 12, 2017 What Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital Cape Cod Where Sandwich Owner Rehabilitation Hospital of the Cape and Islands Built 1995 Margulies Perruzzi Architects of Boston has completed the 10-month expansion and renovation of the Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital Cape Cod in Sandwich. MPA designed a…