Investment > Portfolio

Below is a sampling of Nordblom's current investments, representative of the variety of property types we have experience with. 

201 Burlington Road
201 Burlington Road
201 Burlington Road

201 Burlington Road // Bedford, MA

Property Type: Class-A Office and Life Science

Size: 135,000 SF

Overview: In 2013, Nordblom purchased these two connected office buildings totaling 135,000 SF on 9.3 acres of land. With an ideal location, including easy access to Routes 3 and 128, this property offers an excellent alternative for a range of office, R&D, and life science tenants. Nordblom implemented a comprehensive program of renovations and innovations including a new metal façade, window system, and HVAC.

3rd Ave
3rd Ave
3rd Ave

3rd Ave // Burlington, MA

Property Type: Lifestyle Retail

Size: 300,000 SF

Overview: This world-class retail walking street is anchored by a new 140,000 SF Wegmans supermarket, with a 14,000 SF interior “Market Café” and 800-car structured garage, this is a unique addition to the Route 128 corridor. Building a culinary theme, 3rd Ave is home to 5 independent and high-end eateries. At the center of 3rd Ave lies an urbanesque public park, surrounded by cafés and restaurants. Retail shops, a boutique hotel, and other service amenities complete this jewel of a development, which is located across the street from the Burlington Mall.

Home To:
Restaurants, Retail & Entertainment:
18|8 Fine Men's Salon
Bedford Farms
Boston Interiors
Cambridge Savings Bank
David’s Tea
Dover Rug
James Joseph Salon
Kohler Signature Store
Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams
Osteria Nino
Redstone American Grill
The Bancroft
The Shade Store
Tony C's
Xtend Barre

55 Walkers Brook Drive
55 Walkers Brook Drive
55 Walkers Brook Drive

55 Walkers Brook Drive // Reading, MA

Property Type: Mixed-Use Campus Containing First-Class Office and Retail Space

Size: 138,000 SF

Overview: Originally constructed as corporate headquarters, 55 Walkers Brook is a 138,000 SF suburban office tower. Overlooking Route 128, it is located a short distance from downtown Boston. This six-story, Class-A office tower features continuous ribbon windows with high-rise views, superior construction quality, and efficient floor plates. Situated in a mixed-use environment, occupants of this building have a multitude of restaurant and retail options all within walking distance.

Home To:
Aptus Health*
Reading Cooperative Bank*

* headquarters

1000 Washington Street
1000 Washington Street
1000 Washington Street

1000 Washington Street // Boston, MA

Property Type: Downtown High-Rise Office Building

Size: 245,000 SF with a 310-car garage

Overview: Formerly Teradyne’s world headquarters, this 11-story office building has been entirely repositioned as a multi-tenanted office property. Featuring a 310-car garage, 1000 Washington resides on two acres adjoining the Financial District and Back Bay. The property offers flexible 23,000 SF floors, a top-floor cafeteria and lower-level fitness center with locker rooms, plus 24/7 security personnel with key-card access. Entrance ramps to the Massachusetts Turnpike and the Southeast Expressway (I-93) are all a short distance away, while Logan International Airport is a seven-minute drive.

Home To:
Commonwealth of Massachusetts
Division of Banks*
Division of Licensure*
Division of Insurance*
Division of Telecommunications*
Unidine Corporation*
National Indemnity*

* headquarters

Cambridge Apartments
Cambridge Apartments
Cambridge Apartments

Cambridge Apartments // Raleigh, NC

Property Type: Suburban Multi-Family

Size: 168 Luxury Apartment Homes

Overview: Located at the heart of the vibrant North Hill mixed-use sub-market, this property was identified as a core-plus investment benefitting from unique home features and a superior market location. This multi-family investment has been repositioned with a redesigned clubhouse and fitness complex, with swimming pool and volleyball court. This asset is unique in the market and continues to enjoy superior occupancy levels.

Concord Apartments
Concord Apartments
Concord Apartments

Concord Apartments // Raleigh, NC

Property Type: Suburban Multi-Family

Size: 228 Apartments

Overview: Concord Apartments is a unique community that combines modern conveniences with a fresh, natural existence, resulting in a lifestyle that suits those with discriminating tastes. Acquired as a value-add investment, considerable improvements have been made to the infrastructure, site, and technology in order to improve the asset positioning and investment returns. Residents enjoy superior highway access, proximity to Research Triangle Park, RDU Airport, and the Umstead State Park. An active community lifestyle is fostered around a resort-style swimming pool and clubhouse, indoor racquetball court, 24-hour fitness center, and Wi-Fi business center.

Marion Square
Marion Square
Marion Square

Marion Square // Brookline, MA

Property Type: Multi-Family

Size: 44 Luxury Apartments

Overview: Marion Square is a ground-up, condominium-quality apartment development. This four-story urban development features 2 ½ levels of subterranean parking, a gym, common roof deck, and luxury finishes. The Scandinavian look with bamboo hardwood floors and stainless steel finishes sets this property apart from others in the market. Marion Square is nestled on a quiet one-way street overlooking Saint Mark’s Square, yet is just a block from bustling Coolidge Corner neighborhood and an MBTA Green Line stop.

Network Drive at Northwest Park
Network Drive at Northwest Park
Network Drive at Northwest Park

Network Drive at Northwest Park // Burlington, MA

Property Type: Class-A Office Campus

Size: 1.1 million SF with additional sites to expand to 1.4 million

Overview: Network Drive at Northwest Park is the very essence of a forward-looking property. Featuring the latest technology and contemporary architecture, the campus is designed with an eye towards sustainability, efficiencies and expansion. Network Drive is a distinctive, world-class office park situated on an expansive 158-acre campus at the intersection of four major arteries. Built to institutional standards, the property features quality finishes with a robust infrastructure. The range of tenancies reflects its capabilities with the headquarters for software, life sciences, social networking and other technology.

Home To:
Exa Corporation*
e-Bay Enterprise*

* headquarters

Northwest Park
Northwest Park
Northwest Park

Northwest Park // Burlington, MA

Property Type: Mixed-Use Development

Size: 1.4 million SF with permits to expand to 3.2 million SF

Overview: As one of the first technology parks in the United States, Northwest Park was established over the course of sixty years and is in the process of evolving into one of the most dynamic mixed-use environments in the greater Boston area. Significant investments are currently being made to provide facilities and amenities most desired by today’s companies. Notably, Northwest Park has recently been rezoned to 3,200,000 SF for the development of a pedestrian-friendly, amenity-rich, vibrant mixed-use environment. Included in the development is a retail and entertainment center (3rd Ave) that is the soon-to-be dining and entertainment heart of Burlington.

Learn more about 3rd Ave:

Home To:

Office Restaurants & Retail
AdvizeX Boston Interiors
AIM Insurance* Cambridge Savings Bank
ConforMIS* Carter's Diamonds
Daymark* KINGS Bowl
Dermalogica PAUL Bakery
Foliage* Redstone American Grill
G4S* The Bancroft
iBasis* Tony C's
InfraReDx* Wegmans
Keystone Dental*  
LeMaitre Vascular*  
QSA Global*  
Scheidt & Bachman*  
Triad Engineering*  

* headquarters

Pelham Hall & Green Street Court

Pelham Hall & Green Street Court // Brookline, MA

Property Type: Urban Transit Multi-Family

Size: 149 Luxury Apartments, Office, and Retail Space

Overview: This pre-war landmark property, originally developed in the 1920s, is located on Beacon Street in Brookline’s trendy Coolidge Corner. The historic nature of the property has been preserved in a multi-million-dollar renovation of its units, common areas and exterior. The eight-story building provides a range from studios to three-bedroom homes, with a variety of amenity offerings including a fitness center and a locally renowned restaurant. Pelham Hall has historic charm with the ultimate convenience of an ideal location.

The Regent

The Regent // Brookline, MA

Property Type: Urban Transit Multi-Family

Size: 65 Apartments

Overview: The Regent is the quintessential historic restoration equipped with a stately lobby and scenic courtyard centered by a soothing fountain. This eight-story core investment, located just one block from the bustling Coolidge Corner, underwent a major renovation of its systems and common areas within the last ten years. The renovations have maintained the building’s elegant charm while offering residents updated kitchens and bathrooms, as well as on-site underground parking. The Regent is truly a unique combination of modern convenience and classic iconic beauty.

The Tremont
The Tremont
The Tremont

The Tremont // Burlington, MA

Property Type: Multi-Family Apartments

Size: 180 Luxury Apartments

Overview: Completing the mixed-use environment at Northwest Park, The Tremont is adjacent to 3rd Ave, where residents have access to over 20 restaurants and shops including Wegmans. The Tremont boasts unmatched luxury and amenities including a 4th floor indoor/outdoor Sky Lounge, outdoor pool with grilling patio, quiet courtyard with outdoor fire pit, state-of-the-art fitness center with yoga room, and 5,500 SF club house including a community kitchen, tech lounge, and pool tables. Unit amenities include stainless steel and Energy Star appliances, oversized windows and 9’ ceilings, kitchens rich with tile backsplashes, quartz countertops, and a kitchen island, and washer/dryer in each unit.