What We Do

The Bulfinch Companies specializes in the acquisition, development, management and leasing of commercial property in the Boston area. We own and manage approximately 3.9 million square feet of life science, medical office, office and industrial assets. By consistently delivering on our “vision to value” promise, we’ve earned the trust of each of our stakeholders: tenants, investors, and lenders. It is the foundation of our long-lasting relationships.


Acquiring Properties with Speed, Flexibility and Reliability

With an entrepreneurial spirit, The Bulfinch Companies invests in a wide range of commercial real estate properties with a keen focus on Central 128, Cambridge, Chestnut Hill, Brookline, and Boston. Backed by more than 85 years of experience and expertise, we’ve earned a solid reputation for speed, flexibility, and reliability in bringing even the most complex acquisitions to a successful close.

Transaction types include:

  • Sale-leasebacks
  • Adaptive re-use
  • Re-positioning projects
  • Build-to-suits
  • New development
  • Redevelopment


The Experience, Partnerships and Vested Interest to Succeed

The Bulfinch Companies is proud of its reputation as a knowledgeable, experienced and trustworthy commercial real estate developer. As a property owner, our team has a vested interest in the success of every project and takes pride in delivering top-quality buildings that last for generations. Throughout our history, Bulfinch has formed long-standing partnerships with contractors, consultants, lenders, investors, and community officials enabling us to develop buildings with speed and reliability. We work hand-in-hand with all stakeholders to ensure that we build to benefit our tenants and community.

Developments include:

  • Lab
  • Medical Office and Wellness
  • Office
  • Retail
  • Industrial
  • Residential

Property Management

Proactive and Professional Management for Lasting Tenant Satisfaction

We view our tenants as partners and it is a major reason why we have a high level of tenant retention. We self-manage our properties with special attention to ongoing maintenance and upkeep, so our tenants can continue enjoying and feeling proud of their workspaces long after they first move in. We have dedicated property managers at each of our buildings who proactively tend to details and are accessible 24/7.

Our Management Services include:

  • First Class Service
  • 24 Hour Accessibility
  • Personal Attention
  • Reliability and Consistency
  • Proactive Building Maintenance
  • Efficient Building Operations
  • Bulfinch Advantage
  • Pop-up Stores


Superior Space and Service for Leading Companies in Every Industry

Bulfinch properties are home to many of the nation’s leading companies and institutions, such as The Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard University and Warner Bros. Our impressive tenant roster is a testament to the quality of our assets and the caliber of our service. In each and every leasing transaction, we execute with speed, reliability and collaboration to deliver the right space, strategically and financially.

Our properties include spaces leased for:

  • Biotech
  • Medical Office
  • Office
  • R&D
  • Retail
  • Postal Facilities