MEREDA announces 2016’s top real estate projects

The Maine Real Estate and Development Association, the state’s leading organization for commercial real estate, has selected the top 10 real estate developments from 2016.
It will present the awards at its annual spring conference, which will be May 18 at the DoubleTree by Hilton in South Portland.
The projects selected “exemplify best practices in the industry, contributing to excellent jobs, increased tax revenues and Maine’s prominence as a lifestyle and vacation powerhouse,” Paul Peck, MEREDA board president and an attorney at Drummond & Drummond, said in the release.

The 10 projects named are:

  • Risbara Properties LLC, for Blue Spruce Farm Apartments, Waterside Apartments and Island View Apartments, all in Westbrook
  • Forefront Partners, for Brick North at Thompson’s Point in Portland
  • Anew Development’s Meetinghouse Lofts Condominiums in South Portland
  • Southern Maine Affordable Housing and Biddeford Housing for their collaborative effort at Mission Hill in Biddeford
  • Sebasticook River Partners’ Sebasticook River Apartments in Newport
  • Avesta Housing’s Ridgewood at Village Square in Gorham
  • The Szanton Co. for The Lofts at Saco Falls in Biddeford
  • Community Housing of Maine’s Village Centre in Brewer
  • Priority Real Estate Group’s Wayfair at Brunswick Landing
  • Avesta Housing for the Young Street Apartments in South Berwick

Details of each project, including history and impact, will be available at the conference. Full registration details for the conference are available here.

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