Tag: Leasing

Mass. Court Grants Rent Relief to Restaurant Tenant Shut Down by COVID-19 Orders

By Edward M. Bloom on February 18, 2021

During the COVID-19 pandemic, many retail tenants have been affected by governmental orders prohibiting or limiting their business operations. Tenants... Read More »

Congratulations to our client, Boylston Properties, on breaking ground on new life sciences building at Arsenal Yards

By Sherin and Lodgen on February 11, 2021
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Sherin and Lodgen congratulates our client, Boylston Properties, and its joint-venture equity partner, J.P. Morgan Asset Management, on breaking ground... Read More »

Sherin and Lodgen represents First Highland Management in the sale of Boston Dedham Commerce Park

By Sherin and Lodgen on December 2, 2020
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Sherin and Lodgen represented an affiliate of First Highland Management and Development Corp. in the $76 million sale of the... Read More »

Sherin and Lodgen attorneys serve as editors and contributing authors for the MCLE Manual on “Lease Drafting in Massachusetts”

By Sherin and Lodgen on October 26, 2020
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Seven Sherin and Lodgen attorneys contributed to the update of the fourth edition of the Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education (MCLE)... Read More »

The Importance of Recordkeeping in Commercial Lease Administration

By Sander A. Rikleen and Jennifer L. Ioli on March 17, 2017
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Many commercial leases provide for automatic extension of the term unless one party notifies the other in writing within a... Read More »

Disability Access and Lease Negotiations in California: What Commercial Landlords Need to Know

By Thomas P. Gorman on March 16, 2017
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Recent amendments to an existing California statute regarding disability access for commercial property create requirements, of which landlords, tenants, and... Read More »

Why a Leasehold Mortgage?

By Gary M. Markoff on October 25, 2016
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Developer wants to buy a prime parcel for shopping center construction. He approaches the landowner with a written offer to... Read More »

Landlord Tips for Co-Tenancy Requirements

By on September 7, 2016
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When it comes to opening and co-tenancy requirements, some leases require that a specific anchor tenant be open and operating before... Read More »

Telecommunication Lease: The Battle Over Subleasing Rights

By Sherin and Lodgen on July 18, 2016
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Telecommunication (“telecom”) leases can be a unique animal due to the nature of the tenant’s use and business model. In negotiating... Read More »

When a Signed Lease is Not Enough – Commercial Tenants in Massachusetts

By Matthew S. Cote on May 17, 2016
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Renting retail space in a shopping center? An office in downtown Boston? A parcel of land for development in the... Read More »