“Richards Barry Joyce & Ptrs. Leases 80,000 s/f for Liberty Cos.”
By John Lasher, From New England Real Estate Journal
December 1-7, 2006
West Bridgewater, MA - Richards Barry Joyce & Partners, LLC (RBJ) represented The Liberty Cos. In the landlord’s 80,000 s/f lease to SWB New England at One United Dr.

Under the terms of the lease, SWB New England, a wholesale distributor of quality ethnic foods, will lease 72,500 s/f of warehouse space and 7,500 s/f of office space at One United Dr. The company is increasing its space as it moves from 35 Turnpike St., a 45,060 s/f building also in West Bridgewater.

Liberty Properties purchased One United Dr. in March 2006. The building offers 315,000 s/f, which consists of 285,000 s/f of warehouse space and 30,000 s/f of office space.

“We are very pleased to have attracted an excellent tenant such as SWB New England,” said Mohsin Amiji, CEO, The Liberty Cos. “Their move to One United Dr. represents not only an increase in space but also an improvement in building quality and location. Additionally, we are very encouraged by the significant interest in One United Dr. that we’ve witnessed recently.”

John Lashar, Michael Frisoli, Paul Leone and Cal Hudak of Richards Barry Joyce & Partners represented Liberty Properties in the transaction. RBJ is the exclusive leasing agent for One United Drive. SWB New England was represented by Steve Clancy and James Nicoletti of CB Richard Ellis.