Category: In the news

Buy New England Lobster Finds A New Home in Newburyport

May 6, 2022

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A rendering of the Scarborough Downs redevelopment plan as seen from above

Second Phase of Redevelopment Advances at The Downs in Maine

May 10, 2019

The Town of Scarborough’s Planning Board has granted preliminary approval for Crossroad Holdings’ Innovation District – a 154-acre subdivision to become the future home of light industrial, manufacturing, tech commercial and retail end-users.

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A man makes iced coffee behind the counter at a coffee shop

The Buzz: Lewiston’s where it’s at: New coffee, new proposed school, new cricket snacks

May 10, 2019

This week the Buzz is kickin’ and moving. First up: A little caffeine pick-me-up. Tulio DeAlmeida makes an iced macchiato for himself at the Auburn Aroma Joe’s earlier this winter. The franchisee got approval last week to open a new location in Lewiston.

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Quincy Hentzel - Portland Regional Chamber

Portland Regional Chamber Turns a Corner with New Office Space

March 22, 2022

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Vital Delivery Solutions

Vermont Courier Scores Warehouse Space in Southern Maine’s Tight Industrial Market

February 24, 2022

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Somali Bantu Community Association

Somali Bantu Community Association moves into new Lewiston headquarters

January 21, 2022

“It’s a new home for the Somali Bantu Community Association. When the group best known for its farming initiatives moved into its current space on Pierce Street in October 2015, it had one employee, Executive Director Muhidin Libiah. It’s up to eight employees now and a new building at 222 Pine St. will offer three times the room.” The transaction … Continue reading Somali Bantu Community Association moves into new Lewiston headquarters

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Forest Ave Development - Jonathan Culley

Developer hopes to ‘switch’ historic telephone building in Portland to become apartments

October 21, 2021

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353 Water Street - Inland Fisheries

Major Augusta lease to house Inland Fisheries & Wildlife

October 21, 2021

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The Roux Institute: Tony McDonald

Portland’s B&M Baked Beans factory to be replaced with Roux Institute campus

September 8, 2021

Plans are underway for a technology and education campus to replace the B&M Beans plant in Portland, reflecting the changing culture and economy of the city.

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Torrington Properties Inc. purchases 2064 Woodbury Avenue for $13.35 million - The Boulos Company

Torrington Properties acquires Newington Park Shopping Center for $13.3 million – 15-acre center purchased from Urstadt Biddle Properties Inc.

September 8, 2021

Real estate development and investment company Torrington Properties (Torrington) has acquired the Newington Park Shopping Center for $13.3 million. Torrington purchased the 15-acre shopping center from real estate investment trust Urstadt Biddle Properties Inc., which owned the property since 1979. The center offers 102,000 s/f of space for commercial, retail and medical offices. Torrington plans to transform the property into a vibrant, … Continue reading Torrington Properties acquires Newington Park Shopping Center for $13.3 million – 15-acre center purchased from Urstadt Biddle Properties Inc.

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The Downs: Innovation District

Downs building project in Scarborough sells out early

September 8, 2021

The 154-acre industrial and business subdivision connected to the Downs development project in Scarborough has completely sold out all of its 54 business lots, the developers said in a release today. The Boulos Company, the Downs’ commercial real estate firm, indicated in the release that it anticipated selling five lots per year, selling off all the lots in ten to … Continue reading Downs building project in Scarborough sells out early

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Investor sells in Portland, buys in Poland

August 23, 2021

After a year on the market, the Poland Crossing shopping center at 1385 Maine St. in Poland has new owners who hope to soon have two new tenants. JH Holdings bought the 19,893-square-foot, three-building plaza from JTK Holdings with Drew Sigfridson from The Boulos Co. representing the buyer and Patrick Casalinova and Kevin Fletcher of Keller Williams Realty the sellers. … Continue reading Investor sells in Portland, buys in Poland

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