Bulfinch Names Transwestern | RBJ as the Exclusive Leasing Agent at 784 Memorial Drive
NEEDHAM, MA - February 27, 2014 - The Bulfinch Companies, Inc., a private commercial real estate investment firm, today announced that it has appointed Transwestern | RBJ as the exclusive leasing agent at 784 Memorial Drive, an iconic property along the Charles River in Cambridge, MA.
784 Memorial Drive is a premier business destination with extraordinary visibility located between Harvard University and MIT on the Charles River in the highly desirable Cambridge market. First built in 1937, and later occupied by Polaroid Corporation from the 1940s through 2001 as their world headquarters, 784 Memorial Drive is a true center of innovation for the past, the present, and the future. The landmark property, a 4-story, 61,000 sf office building, stands prestigiously along Memorial Drive with unprecedented signage and branding opportunities, and offers underground parking, sweeping views of the Charles River, and easy access being just minutes to the Massachusetts Turnpike and downtown Boston.
Bulfinch acquired 784 Memorial Drive in 1999 as a key addition to its Cambridge portfolio, which also includes several other Cambridge assets occupied by such companies as: Forrester Research, the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, Harvard University and Verizon among others.
The Transwestern | RBJ team is comprised of Robert Richards and Eric Smith, both Partners of the firm, and Senior Leasing Associate, Sarah D’Elia.
“784 Memorial Drive is an iconic Cambridge property that offers a company a prime location with tremendous visibility and access to top talent,” said Robert Richards, partner at Transwestern | RBJ. “The building’s unique history and design, along with its Cambridge address, make this one of the most exciting leasing opportunities to come to the vibrant east Cambridge market in some time.”
About The Bulfinch Companies, Inc.
Bulfinch is an entrepreneurial, value-added real estate investment firm specializing in the development, acquisition, management, and repositioning of commercial properties in Greater Boston. Since its inception in 1936, Bulfinch has developed, acquired and repositioned more than $1 billion in commercial real estate. www.bulfinch.com