Worcester: On The Move
Nationwide demand for urban warehouse space has outpaced supply in the past decade.
Supply of Industrial Warehouse Space in U.S.
Before the recession occurred in 2008, there was a fair amount of new warehouse construction. But the recession led companies to vacate their industrial real estate. When the recovery […]
Worcester has among some of the best physical and intellectual infrastructure for doing business in New England. Centrally located, Worcester is the second largest city in the region with a growing population of 185,000+ people. Easy access, leading universities, top medical institutions, vibrant cultural and […]
Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017
Created by the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017, the federal government’s Opportunity Zones are re-shaping the real estate landscape throughout the entire United States.
An Opportunity Zone is an economically-distressed Census Tract where new investments, under certain conditions, […]
The WBDC recently unveiled Worcester’s first master planned park focused on biomanufacturing calling it The Reactory. Located alongside UMass Medicine Science Park and the continually expanding UMass Medical School, The Reactory’s master plan allows for eight shovel-ready parcels that can accommodate up to 530,000 square feet of top-quality biomanufacturing facilities.
Worcester Auditorium: $94 Million Redevelopment To Become An Innovative Technology, Arts and Education Center
The Architectural Heritage Foundation, a Boston-based preservation group, has agreed to purchase the iconic Worcester Auditorium for $450,000. Their plan is to turn the auditorium into a forum for state-of-the-art commercial entertainment and an incubator for business entrepreneurs involved in the 21st-century digital media industry.