Articles Posted in the " Retail " Category

  • Is Retail Shifting to Smaller Spaces?

    The sale of luxury goods has always been a vital component of the retail market. In order to appeal to the world’s wealthiest customers, some retailers have begun to make slight changes in their operating strategy. Neiman Marcus Inc. is one such example. The global retailer specializing in high-end fashion items, filed its initial public […]


  • China Ramps up Investment into US Real Estate

    With things looking shaky on the home front, Chinese investors have decided to try their hand in American real estate. Wealthy Chinese are pouring money into commercial and residential properties across the United States, from high-rise condominiums in San Francisco to office towers in Manhattan. Ms. Zhang Xin, the CEO of China’s largest commercial real […]


  • Parisian Style Coming to Malden

    Julian Lewis of ABG Realty recently leased 2,750 square feet of retail space on 655 Eastern Ave in Malden to Parisian Style Beauty Supplies. Parisian Style signed a 5 year lease for the space in Route 60 Plaza, with an expected opening date of September 1st. It will be relocating from their current location of […]


  • ABG helps bring Redbones to Malden

    Julian Lewis of ABG Realty recently represented Redbones in the transaction of 333-339 Commercial Street in Malden. As a result of the transaction, Redbones is excited to announce that they are opening up a second location on Commercial Street in Malden! The famous Southern barbeque restaurant signed a 10-year lease for the 9,000 square-foot building formerly occupied by Rosebud […]


  • NorthPoint set to begin construction

    In less than a week from now, the massive redevelopment project of NorthPoint will take a major step forward. The ceremonial groundbreaking of one of the project’s apartment towers is scheduled for Wednesday May 29th. Located on a 45-acre parcel of land in Cambridge at the edge of the Charles River, the property is expected […]


  • Magoun Square to get another restaurant

    A local food truck company plans to open their first restaurant in Somerville’s Magoun Square. This is a major move for Pennypackers, a small company which currently operates with two trucks, one in South Boston and the other near Boston University in Brookline. The company’s Facebook page states that the Somerville Zoning Board of Appeals gave the […]


  • Retail Sales show improvement in April

    After an alarming decline of 0.5% in March, retail spending has shown minor improvement in April, as sales showed a positive increase of 0.1% to $419 billion. In spite of this improvement, the Washington D.C.-based Conference Board predicts that the spring spending swoon will carry over to the summer. According to the Conference Board, the […]


  • Boston Landing Station one step closer to final approval

    A plan for the construction of a new commuter rail station in Brighton on the Worcester line received initial approval from the Massachusetts Department of Transportation’s Finance Committee on Tuesday. The new stop, which is estimated to cost 14 to 16 million dollars, is situated right next to New Balance’s proposed 235 million corporate headquarters. Boston […]


  • Update: Kendall Square development

    The redevelopment of Kendall Square has received zoning approval from the city of East Cambridge. The 26 acres owned by MIT have been rezoned and construction will likely transform the area into a center for innovation. The approval Monday allows the construction of two 300-foot-high buildings—provided that any space above 250 feet is residential. On […]


  • JP Licks returns to the Back Bay!

    JP Licks returns to the Back Bay!

    After the closing of Jp Licks ice cream on Newbury Street, the ice cream shop has announced they will be returning to a new location in the Back Bay! Looney Tunes, Boylston St. (below) JP Licks on Newbury before closing (below) The new location is the former “Looney Tunes” record store on Boylston Street, near […]


  • Twin City Plaza Office Space Available

    Twin City Plaza Office Space Available

    ABG Realty presents 20,000 square-feet of  office space in Cambridge’s Twin City Plaza. This new property offers an open floor plan and available spaces range from 2,200 square-feet to 15,000 square-feet. Some amenities include: Common Break Room Build Out Possibility Plenty of Onsite Parking Perfect for any Start Up or Professional The property’s ideal uses […]


  • Frye Boots Co. to Open Shop On Newbury

    Frye Boots Co. to Open Shop On Newbury

    Charley’s Eating and Drinking Saloonon Newbury closed its door’s less than a week ago.  Now Frye Boot Co. is looking to open up shop in Charley’s place.  Looking to sign as early as Friday, the 8,000 square foot property will undoubtedly be off the market soon. Frye Boots is a 149-year-old company, and has its […]