Kerry Hawkins of JLL represented the seller in the off-market sale of 110 Chauncy. JLL’s Bryan Sparkes represented Sasaki in the lease transaction.
Hunneman’s Steve James, Robert Fitzgerald, and Colin Gordon represented Sasaki in the sale of its Watertown headquarters.
Sasaki is a global design firm with practices in Denver and Shanghai, and a new headquarters in development in downtown Boston. Sasaki's 300 employees hail from 30 countries and speak 32 languages. In addition to a project portfolio that spans more than 65 years across five continents, Sasaki continues to invest heavily in its hometown of Boston, Massachusetts, with projects currently underway in each of its key disciplines: architecture, interior design, landscape architecture, civil engineering, planning and urban design, and space planning. Notably, Sasaki is designing a new office and lab building at 10 World Trade in Boston’s Seaport for Boston Global Investors (BGI), leading the landscape architecture and civil engineering-driven renovations of Boston’s City Hall Plaza and Copley Square for the City of Boston, and is working with WS Development to reimagine 5-acres within Boston’s Fenway neighborhood. Over the last decade, the firm has been recognized for its designs of the popular Lawn on D and inventive offices for companies like Akamai Technologies, Microsoft, Wolverine, Osram, Arnold Worldwide, among others; Sasaki’s recent Boston-area institutional work has extended to clients like University of Massachusetts Boston, Brandeis University, Harvard University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Mass Bay Community College, Northeastern University, Tufts University, and Boston College.
MC Real Estate Partners LLC (“MCRE”) is a privately-held owner/operator of office properties in the New York, Boston, and Washington, D.C. metro areas. Established in 2019 by Andy Nathan and Steve Grant, MCRE reflects the evolution of the founders’ 20-year relationship, beginning as partners at Tishman Speyer, and building on the legacy of their predecessor firms - Meritage Properties and ClearRock Properties. Combined, these firms executed nearly 50 transactions totaling over 6 million square feet valued over $3 billion. MCRE delivers a unique blend of institutional, global transaction, development and asset management experience with the entrepreneurial drive and nimbleness of a locally focused boutique firm. MCRE offers a vertically integrated platform to private and institutional capital partners investing across the risk spectrum, adding value throughout each investment’s lifecycle. www.mcrepartners.com