Developers Lean into High-Efficiency Designs

As more Greater Boston communities adopt the state’s new opt-in energy code with its higher sustainability standards, developers are testing the limits of how far commercial buildings can effectively run without fossil fuel sources.

Alexandria Makes Landmark $1.52B Acquisition in the Fenway

Alexandria Real Estate Equities’ search for promising growth corridors for life science outside of Cambridge has led to the Fenway with a $1.52 billion agreement to buy Samuels & Assoc.’s 1.8-million-square-foot portfolio, including plans for an additional 400,000-square-foot office-lab building.