Upstate New York - July 15-28, 2014

CPC and HCR break ground on $16.9 million Independence Square; Joined by Mandelbaum of MJJ Builders / 74-unit affordable housing
State and local officials joined Jonah Mandelbaum, The Community Preservation Corp., Inc. (CPC), Independent Home Care, Inc., Independent Living, Inc., New York State Homes and ...

Schechter and Seider of Pyramid Brokerage complete $2.1 million sale of 112,000 s/f industrial facility to Knee Deep Holdings LLL
Knee Deep Holdings LLL, has purchased an industrial property located at 10 Centre Dr. from Gaymar Industries, Inc. The sale price for the 112,000 s/f ...

SWBR named architect for $16.5 million expansion at Nazareth College
SWBR Architects are the architect for the new $16.5 million expansion and renovation of the Nazareth College Wellness and Rehabilitation Institute which recently held their ...

Omni breaks ground on $10.4 million phase 3 Liberty Gardens project; Joined by commissioner Collins and mayor Fusco
Omni Housing Development COO Duncan Barrett and mayor Joseph Fusco, Jr. joined local residents, tenants and state and local dignitaries to break ground for the ...

Get to know Ronald Mucci of Longley Jones/Syracuse Securities
What advice would you give to those just starting out in commercial real estate? Careers in commercial real estate can be very rewarding, but just like ...

Gilbane Development selects THE CABOT GROUP to manage Mount Hope Lofts
THE CABOT GROUP has been selected by Gilbane Development Co. to manage and lease the new Mount Hope Lofts at College Town. The 17-acre mixed-use ...

Graf of Houlihan-Parnes arranges $1.25 million first mortgage; Transaction handled by Tierney of Woods Oviatt
Ed Graf of Houlihan-Parnes Realtors, LLC, has arranged a $1.25 million first mortgage on the 50-unit apartment complex at 826 Circle Dr. The garden apartment-style ...

CBRE|Buffalo's Hamilton joins NPG
CBRE|Buffalo's Maggie Hamilton has joined CBRE's national Nonprofit Practice Group (NPG). With the addition of this service, CBRE|Buffalo looks forward to offering unique resources to ...

Picone Construction honored for restoration of Old Post Office / ECC City Campus
At the 6th Annual Preservation Awards Ceremony held May 30th, Picone Construction, among others, had been honored for their work for historic preservation and restoration ...

Professional Profile: Joshua Beach, 2014
Name: Joshua Beach Title: Senior Solar Energy Consultant Company: RGS Energy Location: Upstate N.Y. Birthplace: Albany N.Y. Education: HVCC and Columbia High School First job outside of real estate: Solar Energy ...

Professional Profile: Gerard Kells, 2014
Name: Gerard Kells Title: Wholesale Account Executive Company: Equity Prime Location: Syracuse, N.Y. Birthplace: S. Kingston, R.I. Education: SUNY Cortland Economics First job outside of real estate: Municipal Bond Trader First job ...

Professional Profile: Ronald Mucci, 2014
Name: Ronald Mucci Title: Chief Financial Officer Company: Longley Jones Management Corp./Syracuse Securities Inc. Location: 5000 Campuswood Drive, East Syracuse, N.Y. Birthplace: Syracuse, N.Y. Education's: BS Accounting First job outside real ...

Calamar enters JV with Mount Kellett to develop senior housing; four properties with aggregate value of $50 million
According to Calamar, a full-service real estate organization with divisions in construction, development, property management and investment and financing, effective as of April 7, it ...

RGSE selected to expand solar adoption in Troy
RGS Energy (RGSE), a nationwide leader of turnkey solar energy solutions for residential, commercial, and utility customers, has been selected by Solarize Troy, a non-profit ...

Monroe Roadways awarded site contracts at St. John Fisher College; Partnering with Lechase Construction on Skalny Science Center
Monroe Roadways, one of Rochester's leading site construction experts, has been awarded multiple contracts for site construction services on the campus of St. John Fisher ...

Kimball of IRR leading Upstate N.Y. chapter of the Appraisal Institute
The Upstate New York Chapter of the Appraisal Institute has had a successful first half of 2014; led by William Kimball, MAl of Syracuse as ...

Berns of NorthMarq Capital negotiates $11.58 million refinance; Center Pointe at Radisson, 121-unit multifamily
Sam Berns, senior vice president of NorthMarq Capital's Rochester based regional office arranged the $11.58 million refinancing of Center Pointe at Radisson, a 121-unit multifamily ...

DiMarco Group expands portfolio services and unveils new brand identity
DiMarco Group's team attended the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) Annual Convention in Las Vegas and unveiled a new brand identity, along with a ...

McGuire Development launches new website
McGuire Development Company, a local commercial development, real estate consulting and property management firm, has launched its new website at www.mcguiredevelopment.com. With a new streamlined ...

Vanguard-Fine completes 36,293+ s/f in leases and $461,500 land sale
Vanguard-Fine, a commercial real estate office located in Albany, completed the following lease and sale transactions throughout the state: * Barry Feinman and Kenneth Brownell of ...

Cresa Albany's highest performing broker Conley receives Teddy Award
Tim Conley received the Teddy Award as one of the highest performing brokers in the Cresa network during 2013. Conley is managing principal of Cresa ...

Will of Hemisphere Holdings Corp. sells Lords Hill Apartments for $1.2 million; 32-unit complex in Lafayette sold by Tully Partners
Richard Will, president of Hemisphere Holdings Corp. arranged the sale of Lords Hill Apartments. The 32-unit complex is located at 2467 Rte. 80. The seller ...

Alfieri of Sutton brokers 2,000 s/f lease at 3140 Erie Blvd. East
Valerie Alfieri, retail sales & leasing agent of Sutton Real Estate Company, has leased 2,000 s/f of space at 3140 Erie Blvd. East to The ...

Johnny Rockets reopens after renovations at Destiny USA
The Destiny USA restaurant, Johnny Rockets, is open again after undergoing renovations to its space, located on the second level near Williams-Sonoma. Some of the ...

CBRE|Buffalo sells seven-story masonry building for $340,000
A seven-story masonry building located in the city's central business district been sold. A local development group purchased the building for $340,000. Alexandre Apartments LLC, a ...

Picone of McGuire Development completes $210,000 sale of mixed-use building
According to McGuire Development Company, a local commercial development, real estate consulting and property management firm, Vito Picone of its real estate services group has ...

Largo arranges financing for commercial properties - $27.3 million total
The Largo Group of Companies arranged the following $27.3 million in financing for various commercial properties located throughout Upstate: * Jack Phillips and Perry Miceli, ...

Passero Associates welcomes Geier, Harris and Newcomb to Rochester office
Passero Associates has hired three new employees, Tim Harris, Matt Newcomb and Tim Geier. Harris, EIT, CPESC joins the firm as project engineer in the ...