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May 08, 2017

VA Secretary helps dedicate home for Rhode Islands vets

By Associated Press;  Published: May 5, 2017

 

BRISTOL, R.I. (AP) — Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin has helped dedicate a new home designed to provide nursing and residential care for veterans.

April 20, 2017

PawSox Announce Creation of "Prospect Development Group"

PawSox Announce Creation of "Prospect Development Group"


Real estate development arm of the PawSox will work with local leaders to explore potential sites around Pawtucket for a catalytic sports and entertainment district

 

By Pawtucket Red Sox | April 19, 2017 2:40 PM ET

March 28, 2017

Peregrine and the Newport Yachting Center

Scott's Wharf LLC/Peregrine Group, in conjunction with Newport Harbor Corp., recently completed a $1.75 million renovation of the Newport Yachting Center and the Bohlin, a new wedding and special-event venue. Renovations began in early 2016 after Peregrine acquired the Newport Yachting Center and its wholly owned marina in December 2014 from the Newport Harbor Corp. 

February 10, 2017

Building momentum, Growth - Merger Develops unique lens

Providence Business News - February 10, 2017

BY ELI SHERMAN | SHERMAN@PBN.COM

 

When Samuel Bradner joined the East Providence-based Peregrine Group LLC as a principal in 2009, the real estate consulting outfit was made up of three owners and a support staff of two.  "Coming out of '09 and '10, when the market was significantly down, we were much smaller from a staffing standpoint," Bradner said. "But we've since been able to maintain pretty good momentum with a bigger team and we've been able to grow."

January 19, 2017

Peregrine announces the opening of Craft Beer Cellar at Roslindale Substation

Sunday, January 15, 2017 - Roslindale, MA:  Roslindale resident and beer aficionado Brian Reeves opened his new retail store, Craft Beer Cellar on Saturday and hundreds of Roslindale friends and neighbors helped in the celebration.
 
Even before Mayor Martin Walsh arrived to cut the ribbon on the new business, a long line of shoppers had formed to purchase from the hundreds of craft beer offerings at Craft Beer Cellar.  "There's pent-up demand in Roslindale," said Reeves, "We have many options for the beer lover and those with discriminating tastes."

November 17, 2016

Peregrine Group Expands Its Expertise Through A Merger With Eric Busch & Rustpoint Advisory

Merger Brings Unmatched Experience from Advisory to (Development and Project Management.

 

EAST PROVIDENCE, RI (November 17, 2016) - Peregrine Group LLC, a real estate development, property management and third-party advisory firm, announced today it has merged with Rustpoint Advisory of East Greenwich, RI. Rustpoint Principal Eric Busch will join Peregrine’s leadership team as partner, bringing 20 plus years of experience to the firm. He and Partner Samuel Bradner will lead the Advisory practice. The combined practice and portfolio will provide clients and partners with enhanced resources and direct access to a broader array of expertise.

October 19, 2016

New Rumford Center apartment complex eyes late 2017 occupancy

New Rumford Center apartment complex eyes late 2017 occupancy

By Mike Rego
EAST PROVIDENCE — Rumford Center, the site of the successful renovation of the former Rumford Baking Soda Company grounds, will soon be expanded with the addition of a multi-unit residential apartment complex.

 

According to chief planner for the city Diane Feather, the structure being constructed presently is a five-story, 68,000 square foot wood frame building, which will house 80 residential apartment units with amenities for tenants. Those amenities include a community room, fitness center, rooftop terrace and clubhouse. The planning board gave its approval of the project back in April of this year. Peregrine Group LLC, housed at the same Rumford Center location, is the project developer. The new residences will bring the total available on the property up to 193.

June 08, 2016

Roslindale Substation construction and demolition moving along

Roslindale Substation construction and demolition moving along
By Jeff Sullivan


The Roslindale Substation renovation is moving along, according to officials involved in the project.
 
Roslindale Village Main Streets (RVMS) Executive Director Christina DiLisio and Historic Boston Inc. Executive Director Kathy Kottaridis said the project is picking up momentum and work to the visible sides of the building will start to show in the coming weeks.
 
“We know that demolition is definitely still happening inside right now,” DiLisio said. “The end of June they are expecting that some re-pointing of some of the front of the building will be happening... It’s the stuff that’s in between the bricks... July is when the bricks that are in the windows on Cummins Highway will be removed, which is a big step and they anticipate having a building inspection conducted around September, and windows actually installed sometime around October.”

May 18, 2016

Peregrine Group LLC Featured in US Builders Spring 2016 Edition

Peregrine Group LLC is a real estate development, property management and third-party advisory firm delivering development solutions and industry expertise to clients across New England and around the world. Working primarily within the commercial and residential sectors, Peregrine oversees the construction and management of developments that are both cost-effective and attention-grabbing.

 

   READ FULL MAGAZINE FORMATTED ARTICLE HERE

March 24, 2016

Developer tops Dorchester medical space with apartments

A Rhode Island developer has set its sights on constructing a five-story, 64-apartment building with studio to two-bedroom units on Dorchester Avenue in Dorchester.

February 07, 2016

Neighborhood of the Week: All the right ingredients in Rumford/Wannamoisett

Neighborhood of the Week: All the right ingredients in Rumford/Wannamoisett

By Christine Dunn , Journal Staff Writer


EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Since it was reopened in 2008, Rumford Center, also known as the former Rumford Chemical Works, has been the place to meet in the Wannamoisett section of Rumford.
Ten historic industrial buildings are now the home of 113 loft apartments, a number of offices and two popular eateries, the Avenue N restaurant and a Seven Stars Bakery.  This neighborhood, west of Route 1A, also includes the Wannamoisett Country Club, a 105-acre golf and country club established in 1898.

January 19, 2016

Ocean House leads regional AAA Diamond Awards list

THE OCEAN HOUSE in Westerly has received a Five Diamonds award from AAA in its annual rating of North America's hotels. The Ocean House has received the honor every year since 2011. Ten other hotels in Rhode Island and Bristol Co., Mass., received Four Diamond ratings from the nonprofit auto club. COURTESY THE OCEAN HOUSE
By:  Eli Sherman, PBN Staff Writer
Twitter: @Eli_Sherman

January 15, 2016

Hot Property: Luxury living in Roslindale Village

By: Paul Restuccia Friday, January 15, 2016
Photo Credit: Ted Fitzgerald

 

The rents at a new apartment building in Roslindale Square are attracting a lot of interest from those who might otherwise rent downtown.

At the 43-unit Parkside on Adams, rents are up to $1,000 less per month than those in downtown luxury complexes.


“We’re getting lots of calls from downtown brokers because of the great value here,” said Trudy McGuire of Roslindale’s Insight Realty Group, who is handling the leasing.

 

Studio apartments at Parkside, ranging from 505 to 574 square feet, are priced between $1,550- $1,575 per month. One-bedrooms, with anywhere from 731 to 1,239 square feet, are going for between $2,100 and $2,400. Two bedrooms with 904 to 1,049 square feet are leasing for between $2,600 and $2,700 a month.

April 02, 2015

Healthcare News Update

Signature Healthcare Portfolio
Brockton, Massachusetts

Since being hired in 2012 Peregrine Group has provided real estate advisory services for Brockton-based Signature Healthcare for its main Brockton Hospital campus and surrounding southeastern Massachusetts portfolio of owned and leased properties totaling more than 500,000 square feet.  Activities include third party lease negotiations, oversight of design and construction activities, DPH approval and licensure and broader planning for ongoing rapid footprint growth and development of strategic third party partnerships.  

February 25, 2015

Providence's West End neighborhood. Sankofa Apartments

Rhode Island Housing’s Board of Commissioners approved funding for an important development in Providence's West End neighborhood. Sankofa Apartments, which is being developed by West Elmwood Housing Development Corporation (WEHDC) in partnership with the Peregrine Group, received firm approval for $1.17 million in federal Housing Tax Credits, a $378,000 First Mortgage through Rhode Island Housing, and a $9.6 million Revolving Construction Loan from Rhode Island Housing.

December 05, 2014

Peregrine Completes Phase II of Achievement First Mayoral Academy Project

As an Owner’s Representative, Peregrine Group worked closely with Achievement First’s leadership, the design team and the construction manager through all aspects of this academic renovation, in an existing 170,000 S.F historic school building.

December 05, 2014

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on New Dormitory - St. Andrew's School

Peregrine Group is excited to announce the new dormitory opening at St. Andrews's School in Barrington, Rhode Island.  The dormitory was dedicated by the administration, students and faculty on September 24th of this year.

 

November 06, 2014

Planning Phase Announcement - Rhode Island Veterans Home

On October 20th, 2014, nearly two years after Rhode Island voters approved funding for a new veterans home, state leaders say the planning phase of the project has reached a milestone.  Governor Lincoln Chafee, Senator Sheldon Whitehouse, and Congressman David Cicilline were among those on-hand for the status report on the New Veterans Home Project. 

October 30, 2014

Oliver Hazard Perry Steps Mast

The mainmast and mizzenmast of the 200-foot tall ship Oliver Hazard Perry were stepped the first week of October at the Hinckley marina in Portsmouth, marking a major milestone in the completion of Rhode Island’s official sailing education vessel.

 

September 23, 2014

Peregrine Group LLC purchases the Newport Yachting Center & More from Newport Realty Inc.

Rumford, Rhode Island:  Peregrine Group LLC is pleased to announce that it will be purchasing the Newport Yachting Center, including the Mooring Restaurant, the Smokehouse Restaurant, the Sunset Terrace, and the marina and parking operations from Newport Realty, Inc.

September 10, 2014

Peregrine GroupLLC and Boston Mayor Marty Walsh Break Ground in Roslindale, MA

Peregrine Group  had a Groundbreaking Ceremony on Saturday, September 6, 2014 at 4228 Washington Street in Roslindale, MA, making way for “Parkside on Adams”, a new mixed-use project with 43 apartments that will include a restoration and repurposing of the adjacent historic MBTA Substation.

August 25, 2014

Peregrine Group LLC Begins new Mixed-Use complex in Roslindale, MA

Peregrine Group began demolition Monday, July 24, 2014 on the F.J. Higgins Funeral Home on Washington Street in Roslindale Village, making way for “Parkside on Adams”, a new mixed-use project with 43 apartments that will include a restoration and repurposing of the adjacent historic MBTA Substation.

April 09, 2014

Zone change needed for ShineHarmony

BARRINGTON — The investor who won the former Zion Bible Institute campus with a $3.5-million auction bid in 2011 now hopes to redevelop the 39-acre site as a continuing-care retirement community.

April 01, 2014

Roslindale Substation, Adams Park changes coming

By Rishi Sidhu
Transcript@wickedlocal.com 

Residents and visitors will see a transformed Washington Street in Roslindale Village come this time next year.

Although the details are still being finalized, Chris Douglass, the owner of Dorchester’s Ashmont Grill and Tavolo, will likely be opening a restaurant in the enormous Roslindale Substation located at the intersection of Cummins Highway and Washington Street.

March 04, 2014

Peregrine Group LLC Completes Swipely Project

Peregrine Group LLC, based in Rumford, Rhode Island, recently provided Project Management Services for the renovation and delivery of Swipely’s new 25,000 square foot Providence, Rhode Island headquarters.

February 11, 2014

Tiverton Partners LLC announce official groundbreaking at The Villages On Mount Hope Bay

Tiverton Partners LLC, a joint venture between the Peregrine Group LLC and Starwood Tiverton, announced the official groundbreaking of their new development project at The Villages On Mount Hope Bay in Tiverton, Rhode Island.

December 16, 2013

Thundermist Health Center Breaks Ground for New Facility

By Harold Ambler
Contributing Writer, Providence Business News

SOUTH KINGSTOWN – A groundbreaking ceremony attended by Gov. Lincoln D. Chafee and others was held last week in South Kingstown, as Thundermist Health Center made a preliminary start on the ambitious construction project to create its new Wakefield facility in 2014.

June 10, 2013

Peregrine Group Hired as Real Estate Advisor for Signature Healthcare

Peregrine Group LLC was recently selected by Signature Healthcare of Brockton, Massachusetts to serve as Real Estate Advisor for all real estate related activities at the Hospital and its satellite locations.

May 21, 2013

Rumford Center Wins 2013 Grow Smart Rhode Island Award

Rumford, Rhode Island - May 13, 2013:  Saying there's no better way to promote the many  benefits of smart growth than to profile successful local examples, Grow Smart Rhode Island will honor and celebrate individuals, plans and projects that play to Rhode Island's strengths, generate sustainable economic benefits and improve communities and neighborhoods in the process.

March 05, 2013

Peregrine Group Hired as Project Manager for Tunstall America

Peregrine Group LLC was recently engaged by Tunstall to provide Project Management Services for the renovation and delivery of Tunstall America's new Pawtucket, Rhode Island headquarters.

 

January 23, 2013

Rumford Named Project of the Year - NEDA (Northeast Economic Developers Association

The “Project of the Year” Award recognizes a major economic development project based on job creation and other direct economic impacts; capital investment; leveraging of development resources; use of public/private and/or intergovernmental partnerships; benefits to the surrounding community and/or environment; innovation; design excellence; and transportation considerations.