Bulfinch Announces Parternship with Newmark

BOSTON, MA – January 17, 2021

The Bulfinch Companies, Inc. (Bulfinch), a real estate investment firm, announces their partnership with Newmark to lease available space at 117 Kendrick Street in Needham, Massachusetts. 117 Kendrick Street is a 213,000 SF lab and office building in the N-Squared Innovation District, Newton/Needham’s innovation hub and home to some of the nation’s fastest-growing and well-known innovation companies such as Trip Advisor, Shark/Ninja, Big Belly Solar, Turbine, and PTC.

At present, Bulfinch has creative office and lab space available across floor plates ranging from 15,000 SF to 65,000 SF. Current tenants at the 117 Kendrick Street property include Workbar, Waterstone Properties Group, Candel Therapeutics, Verastem, Warner Brothers, Standing Stone Games, Enservio, Firestone Financial and BBK Worldwide. The Newmark Team managing leasing at the property includes Executive Managing Director Mark Roth, Managing Director Brendan Daly, Managing Director Matt Malatesta, and Associate Brianna Piacitelli.

“Our 117 Kendrick Street property is situated in an amenity-rich location at the heart of the Newton/Needham, N-Squared Innovation District, offering both convenience and access for potential office, lab, or R&D tenants,” stated Mike Wilcox, SVP, Director of Leasing at Bulfinch. “As we continue to partner with Newmark to lease our 117 Kendrick Street asset, Bulfinch seeks tenants who can bring additional vibrancy to Needham desirable neighborhood.”

“Newmark is excited to be teaming with Bulfinch on this iconic building,” adds Marth Roth, Managing Director at Newmark. “Bulfinch has the capital and expertise to deliver creative office or laboratory space. Their buildouts for Verastem and Candel Therapeutics are on the cutting-edge for design and functionality.”

The property’s location is easily accessible via Route 128/I-95 and is adjacent to the 700-acre Cutler Lake Reservation, with numerous walking and jogging trails. With shuttle service to the Needham MBTA green line, free and dedicated parking, a full-service cafeteria and fully equipped fitness center, 117 Kendrick Street is extremely attractive for today’s tenants. The property also offers tenants the use of the HqO tenant engagement app to increase communication and provide a variety of on-site amenities and perks to local retailers. Recent upgrades include a newly renovated café/lounge, lobbies, and outdoor space to enhance the tenant experience.

For additional leasing information, please contact Michael Wilcox: 781.707.4182 or