MA Labor Force Growing at Record Pace

Last week marked the third time this year the Fed has decided to raise interest rates and to celebrate, we thought it would be a good time to talk about some interesting trends we’re seeing in the Massachusetts economy. Generally speaking, the strength of the U.S. economy, which continues to gain momentum, has been a … Continue reading MA Labor Force Growing at Record Pace

Space Banking

In the course of the business cycle the economy goes through periods of expansion and contraction. When the economy contracts, businesses are forced to cut costs, often in the form of laying off workers. However, in times of economic tribulation, most firms remain bound to leases whose terms are in no way reliant on their … Continue reading Space Banking

NAI Hunneman Completes 30,100 Square Foot Lease for Altitude Trampoline Park in North Attleboro

BOSTON, MA – NAI Hunneman announced today the completion of a 30,100 square foot lease transaction with Altitude Trampoline Park for a new location within the Christmas Tree Shops Plaza at 1505 S. Washington Street in North Attleboro. This is Altitude’s seventh New England location, which recently opened on July 20th. The state of the … Continue reading NAI Hunneman Completes 30,100 Square Foot Lease for Altitude Trampoline Park in North Attleboro

The Importance of Data Collection

Economics is a wonderful subject. It combines the seemingly-opposing worlds of social science and mathematics. Economists, despite being rather empirical in their methodology, disagree on many of the principles that form the foundation of Economics. This reality, though seemingly daunting, actually allows for a broad spectrum of analysis from qualified individuals in an enigmatic field. … Continue reading The Importance of Data Collection

NAI Hunneman Completes Two Leases Totaling 64,000 Square Feet in Needham

BOSTON, MA – NAI Hunneman announces the completion of a 47,000 square foot lease transaction with Brigham and Women’s Physicians Organization and a 17,000 square foot lease with ClearEdge Partners to relocate to 254 Second Avenue in Needham. The building is in the process of undergoing a major transformation with the addition of a top tier … Continue reading NAI Hunneman Completes Two Leases Totaling 64,000 Square Feet in Needham

NAI Hunneman Secures Deal for Massachusetts Logistics Firm

BOSTON, MA – NAI Hunneman announces today that it has completed a lease agreement with Champagne Logistics to grow into a 65,000 square foot space at 431 Washington Street in Franklin, Massachusetts. The new space will allow Champagne Logistics to relocate from its current location at 15 Liberty Way in Franklin, and significantly expand. The … Continue reading NAI Hunneman Secures Deal for Massachusetts Logistics Firm

ICSC Panel – Into the Mindset of Millennials

From July 16-18, retailers and real estate professionals convened for the International Council of Shopping Centers’ (ICSC) New England Conference. The conference, taking place at the John B. Hynes Convention Center in Boston, consisted of networking opportunities, keynote speakers, and concurrent panel sessions. One of the panel discussions was moderated by NAI Hunneman’s Research Director, … Continue reading ICSC Panel – Into the Mindset of Millennials

The Fed Increased Interest Rates; Don’t Panic.

The Federal Reserve decided to raise its benchmark rate to a range of 1.75 to 2 percent recently, the second rate hike this year and the 8th since 2015. The Federal Open Market Committee also signaled they expect to have four total increases this year, a departure from their March projection of three. There is … Continue reading The Fed Increased Interest Rates; Don’t Panic.

Suburbs Dominate Recent Office Sales

As discussed in our Q1 2018 office market report, transaction volume failed to make headway in Boston’s office market during the first quarter of 2018. With that said, Boston remains a highly-desirable destination for capital among all investor types, and the limited inventory of available properties for sale continues to drive up pricing. Similar to national … Continue reading Suburbs Dominate Recent Office Sales

HunnemanCares: NAI Hunneman Broker Takes on Boston Marathon in Support of Greater Lawrence Youth

On Monday, April 16th NAI Hunneman broker Mike Allen will be participating in his second Boston Marathon. This time Mike is running in support of The Boys & Girls Club of Greater Lawrence and the wonderful work they do to provide constructive recreational & educational activities for more than 4,000 area boys & girls. We … Continue reading HunnemanCares: NAI Hunneman Broker Takes on Boston Marathon in Support of Greater Lawrence Youth