PBA Expands Brokerage Team with the Addition of Maddie Carens as Broker Associate

Perry Brokerage, a full service commercial brokerage firm serving the Boston, Cambridge and Suburban markets, is pleased to announce that Maddie Carens has joined the Downtown Brokerage team as Broker Associate. Maddie makes the transition to her new role from Marketing Associate at Perry. As Broker Associate Maddie will focus on developing new client relationships as well as working directly with landlords and tenants to assist with their leasing requirements. Maddie graduated from Hobart & William Smith Colleges in Geneva, NY and was a four-year starter on the NCAA Division III Golf Team. Currently, Maddie is an active member of CREW Boston and serves on the Golf Committee. A licensed Massachusetts Real Estate Salesperson, Maddie is also a member of the CBA.


“We are very excited about Maddie’s transition to our Downtown Brokerage team at PBA. Her passion for the industry and her talents working with our clients will continue to expand our level of service.”

Rich Beal, President, Perry Brokerage Associates

“Maddie has proven herself to be a terrific resource to our clients and her teammates in her time at Perry Brokerage, and we are extremely excited for her to be moving into a brokerage role where she can continue to develop and apply her skills for the benefit of our clients.”

Mike Edward, Executive Vice President, Perry Brokerage Associates

Expands Brokerage Team

Perry Brokerage Associates Brokers $2.4mm Office Building Sale in Marshfield, MA

Perry Brokerage, a full service commercial brokerage firm serving the Boston, Cambridge and Suburban markets, is pleased to announce that Tyler Hilson and Jon Gifford facilitated the full-price sale of 1025 Plain Street in Marshfield, MA. The buyer, CNO Capital, plans to house finance and administrative offices for their expanding restaurant and investment management group at the address. Perry Brokerage simultaneously executed a lease extension with the existing tenant during the transaction. Ben Stout of Atlantic Properties represented the buyer in the sale.

“Since a long-term lease that I had with a major tenant on a property I owned in Marshfield was coming up for renewal, I decided to ask for Tyler’s assistance in reviewing my options for the property. He, very clearly, outlined several strategies. After a discussion of the issues that were most important to me, Tyler suggested that we test the market for a possible sale of the property. Within one week of this decision, Tyler delivered three offers, including a full price one, which I accepted. Perry Brokerage delivered well beyond my expectations and I am thrilled with the outcome,” said Peter Cook, President of Cook Family Realty Trust.

Perry Brokerage Hires Senior Graphic Designer Significantly Expanding the Brokerage Platform’s Marketing Capabilities

Perry Brokerage, a full service commercial brokerage firm serving Boston, Cambridge and Suburban markets, is pleased to announce that Kelly Salamack has joined the growing Brokerage Team as Marketing Associate. Kelly arrived at Perry with an extensive background in graphic design and an array of creative experience. Formally, Kelly was Senior Graphic Designer at The Grubb Company in San Francisco Bay Area, a boutique residential real estate firm where she rebranded the 50-year-old company identity and created a brand standard for the organization, on top of many other marketing responsibilities.

Kelly graduated from Siena College in Loudonville, NY and continued her education at the General Assembly in San Francisco studying HTML, CSS, Web Design, and User Experience Design.

At Perry Brokerage Kelly will be tasked with creating commercial property marketing collateral, designing and executing social media campaigns, and a variety of other creative projects growing the platform’s overall marketing reach.

“We are thrilled to welcome Kelly to Perry Brokerage Associates. Kelly’s creative and design talents will enhance our client experience, continuing to help us deliver best in class services,” said Rich Beal, President, Perry Brokerage Associates.

“Kelly’s design talents enhance our client’s experience and allow the Perry Brokerage team to bring presentations and deliverables to the next level,” said Mike Edward, Executive Vice President, Perry Brokerage Associates.

Rich Beal and Tyler Hilson Participate in the South Shore Chamber of Commerce and NEREJ 2018 South of Boston Summit

On March 28, 2018, the NEREJ and the South Shore Chamber of Commerce co-hosted the first annual South of Boston Summit at The Lantana in Randolph, MA. Over 250 attendees heard panel speakers from the banking sector, commercial brokerage, construction and development industries cover market overviews, discuss current projects and economic trends in the South of Boston region. The continued growth of the multifamily sector was a highlight as well as the emphasis on historically low-interest rates and their impact on select commercial markets.

Rich Beal, President of A.W. Perry spoke about the company’s development opportunities in Hingham, and Rockland, MA, as well as A.W. Perry’s newest development project, the Brio, at 10 Shipyard Drive in Hingham, MA, a 77-unit Luxury Waterfront Condominium.

Tyler Hilson, Broker Associate at Perry Brokerage gave a market overview which discussed current market conditions and drivers affecting the leasing and sales activity for office and industrial space in the South Shore Market. Tyler presented statistics on notable recent transactions and explored evolving trends in commercial real estate, such as coworking.

Perry Brokerage Helps Orchestrate Lease for Home Instead Senior Care at 427 Washington Street, Norwell, MA.

Perry Brokerage, a full service commercial brokerage firm serving Boston, Cambridge and Suburban markets, is pleased to announce that Home Instead Senior Care of Norwell has leased 2,000 sf of new office space at 427 Washington Street, Norwell, MA. This south shore location presents high visibility on route 53 and will provide administrative, office and training space for the in-home senior care company.  Rich Beal, Jon Gifford, Tyler Hilson and Jake Golden represented the tenant, and Dave Ellis of Conway Commercial represented the Landlord, 427 Washington Realty Trust in the deal.

“The space at 427 Washington St. meets our needs perfectly. We have more space to accommodate potential growth and the opportunity to build a 3rd floor training center.  This is an integral part of our plan to ensure that we deliver the best possible care to the seniors we serve. In addition, the classic Victorian home setting and wonderful grounds fit perfectly with our corporate identity – Home Instead!” said Todd Anderson, Managing Director, Home Instead Senior Care.

Perry Brokerage Arranges 3 Leases at The Berkeley at 420 Boylston Street– EVP, Jon Gifford secures 3 new long-term tenants totaling 17,371 sf

Perry Brokerage, a full service commercial brokerage firm serving Boston, Cambridge and Suburban markets is pleased to announce that Executive Vice President Jon Gifford has secured 3 new leases totaling 17,371 sf at the Berkeley at 420 Boylston Street. CargoMetrics Technologies, Girl Scouts of Eastern Massachusetts and Overall Capital Partners join the notable and diverse tenant roster at the historic Back Bay building. Ellie Fantini Cullinan and Chris Rogers of Freudenheim Partners represented GSEMA and Kelly Lockberg and Molly Heath of JLL represented CargoMetrics.

“We are so pleased to have these great tenants with us at 420 Boylston ” said Kerri Gallaway, Senior Vice President, Portfolio Asset Manager of A.W. Perry. “They have quickly made themselves at home and are enjoying their newly renovated office spaces. We look forward to working with them in the years to come.”

The Berkeley at 420 Boylston Street is an award winning Historic Restoration owned and managed by A.W. Perry, located in the heart of Boston’s Back Bay. The building features a six-story atrium, elegant lobby and large windows with amazing views of Berkeley and Boylston Streets and is close to public transportation, restaurants, shops and other popular area amenities. Two desirable office lease opportunities of 9,799 square feet and 8,412 square feet are available on the building’s 3rd and 4th floors. For more information please visit: www.perrybrokerage.com.

Perry Brokerage Assists Local Flow Logistics With Immediate Space Requirement.

Perry Brokerage, a full service commercial brokerage firm serving Boston, Cambridge and Suburban markets, is pleased to announce that Rich Beal, Jon Gifford and Tyler Hilson recently assisted Local Flow Logistics with their relocation to 2 Keith Way, Hingham, MA. Local Flow is a logistics company whose rapidly expanding business presented an immediate requirement for more warehouse space. Perry Brokerage assisted in the negotiations for their new 5,000 sf facility at 2 Keith Way, Hingham, MA, a larger location that will complement their growing platform. Dave Ellis of Conway Commercial represented the Landlord, Keith Way, LLC in the transaction.

“Our primary business working with designers from the greater Boston area to the cape and islands had grown so rapidly in the past year, we had an immediate need for expansion. Perry was a great partner helping us procure warehouse space that met our demands for both square footage and location,” said Rob Speer, Founder & Managing Partner, Local Flow Logistics.

Perry Brokerage Completes Sale of 135 Webster Street in Hanover, MA to South Shore Conservatory for $1,200,000.

135 Webster Street, Hanover, MA

Perry Brokerage, recently announced that Rich Beal, President, has completed the sale of a 7,610 sf medical office condominium at 135 Webster Street, Hanover, MA. The buyer, South Shore Conservatory, a nonprofit arts education school plans to convert the property from its existing medical use to classrooms, performance space for their music programs and administrative offices. The building will become the organization’s third campus in the region.

“South Shore Hanover OB/GYN INC. (HOB) is pleased to announce the recent sale of 135 Webster Street in Hanover, MA to the South Shore Conservatory. The Conservatory is well known to the community and all of us at HOB. are pleased that it has chosen to establish itself in Hanover and that our location will continue to have a positive role in the community,” said South Shore Hanover OB/GYN INC.

“The vibrant South Shore community has filled South Shore Conservatory classrooms with music and joy for over 45 years. We are excited to establish a new campus in Hanover, enabling us to extend our reach and provide greater access to excellent music education, life changing creative arts therapies, and a wide range of concerts, spreading enjoyment across the region,” said Kathy Czerny, President, South Shore Conservatory.

135 Webster Street is a 2-story, 7,610 sf medical office condominium building on 2 acres, built in 1976. The property is located at the intersection of routes 123 and 53 on the Norwell/Hanover line in Assinippi Corner and is a 1/2 mile from route 3. In the area there is a strong retail presence, including the Hanover Mall as well as dynamic restaurant activity. HOB and South Shore Conservatory will each occupy a portion of the property while HOB prepares to continue their practice at a new location in the Hanover/Pembroke area.

Perry Brokerage Represents Service Employees International Union, 1199SEIU United Healthcare Workers East Secure Regional Office in Brockton, MA

Tyler Hilson- Broker Associate

Perry Brokerage, a full service commercial brokerage firm serving Boston, Cambridge and Suburban markets, is pleased to announce that Tyler Hilson assisted 1199SEIU, United Healthcare Workers East, the largest healthcare union in the nation, in securing a flexible, short-term, office lease at 111 Torrey Street, Brockton, MA. This move into 1,950 sf was critical to provide regional office space for the company’s expansion program. Tyler negotiated swiftly to meet 1199SEIU’s immediate timeline for this space requirement.

“1199SEIU has been a loyal client and it is always our pleasure to assist them in acquiring space as they continue to grow in Greater Boston,” said Mike Edward, Executive Vice President of Perry Brokerage Assocaites.

Mark Donahue and Betsy Donahue of M. Donahue Associates, Inc. represented the landlord, Torrey Street, LLC in the lease transaction.