The Deal Sheet
Holliday Fenoglio Fowler was chosen by the Bank of Ireland to exclusively represent it in the sale of its $1.5B US real estate business. HFF will work closely with the bank to identify a buyer for the performing real estate loans located mostly in New York, Washington, and Boston.
J. Calnan was recently awarded the construction management services for Emulex' consolidation and renovation of its HQ into 33k SF In Bolton. The fast track project includes upgrades to the finishes, office space and common areas, including a state-of-the-art gym and construction of new lab space. The project team includes Packard Design, WB Engineers, and Dowling Houy.
Pfizer signed a 10-year lease for nearly 17k SF at BioMed Realty Trust?s Center for Life Science | Boston in the Longwood Medical Area to be near world-class life science research institutions, hospitals, and bio/pharma companies. Its neighbors include: Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Merck Research Laboratories Boston. This lease brings the 18-story, 700k SF lab and office building to 98% occupancy. Pfizer?s Jose Carlos Gutierrez-Ramos says this location will allow the company and its academic collaborators to interact seamlessly sharing facilities, equipment, laboratory space, and experiment execution to translate leading-edge science into medicines.
A total of 13.8k SF has been leased at 109-115 Broad St., and 141 Tremont St. downtown in Boston's CBD. Standard Parking took 4,200 SF at 109-115 Broad St., repped by CBRE's Lauren Lipscolm and Sensorlogic leased 4,200 SF, repped by T3 Associates? Graham Allison. Nanigans signed on for 5,473 SF at 141 Tremont St., repped by Colliers' John Caroll III. Grubb & Ellis?Jason Cameron and Matthew Godoff repped the landlord,Synergy Investment & Development.
inVentiv Health, which provides clinical, consulting and commercial services to the healthcare industry, leased 58k SF of office space at One Van de Graaff Drive in Burlington. NAI Hunneman?s Evan Gallagher repped the tenant and RM Bradley's Dan Campbell was at the table for building owner Mass Mutual.