Cummings Properties specializes in leasing facilities to lab and tech clients. Our wide range of properties and locations, supported by our in-house design and construction teams, makes us a one-stop shop for growing, value conscious firms.
In addition to its reputation as a breeding ground for tech startups, Cummings Properties houses some of Massachusetts' largest tech and life sciences firms:
Cummings Properties is a full-service real estate development, property management and construction firm with 82 large or very large buildings in 10 greater Boston communities. It operates and leases 10 million square feet of commercial space to more than 2,000 clients of all types and sizes. Lease large or small executive offices and medical offices, as well as laboratory or research space. Lease light manufacturing or distribution space. See listings for independent and assisted living opportunities for seniors. Read also about our energy efficient green buildings - pre-certified at the LEED Gold level.
The strong majority of all real estate managed by Cummings Properties in Woburn, but not including TradeCenter 128, is beneficially owned by and is operated for the benefit of Cummings Foundation, Inc. (CFI). The Cummings family has also donated all of the Company's land and buildings in Burlington, Marlborough, Medford, Somerville, Stoneham, Sudbury, Wakefield, and Wilmington, Massachusetts to the Foundation.
Woburn-based Cummings Foundation, Inc. has announced the names of 100 local nonprofits selected to receive grants of $100,000 each through its $100K for 100 program. Chosen through a competitive review process of more than 430 applicants, the diverse group represents a wide variety of causes, including underserved populations, education, healthcare, hunger relief, and homelessness prevention.More than 250 people gathered at the Foundation's Grantee Reception on June 2 at TradeCenter 128 in Woburn. (MORE)
Merrill Lynch is growing its Beverly location. To accommodate an increase in staff, the global wealth management firm has just expanded its office at 500 Cummings Center to 5,500 square feet."This expansion is really a direct result of the success of this particular office," said Cummings Properties senior account manager Mike Farrell... (MORE)
The Chronicle of Philanthropy, somewhat of a “bible” in the nonprofit world, published two very complimentary feature stories about Cummings Foundation in its May 8, 2014 edition. The articles focus on the Foundation’s growing support of eastern Massachusetts charities, as well as its work related to healthcare and education in Rwanda.
Author Nicole Lewis wrote, “While the Cummingses... (MORE)
Bill Cummings bought his first company in 1964 for $10,000. He sold it nine years later for $1 million, he said, after building a new headquarters in Woburn. Using the capital from the first investment, he developed the lot next door, an 80,000-square-foot building in Woburn, and he hasn’t stopped since.
Today, Cummings Properties has 36 buildings in Woburn and nearly 50 more spread across 10 communities... (MORE)
The couple’s Cummings Foundation, which is the principal beneficiary of commercial real estate firm Cummings Properties, has granted more than $20 million during the past two years to greater Boston nonprofits alone. (MORE)
Cummings Properties' design manager Jim Trudeau gives his take on building lab space for startup clients
I Need a Lab Space? Sure you do; you're a scientist starting up your own firm. You've been so focused on the science and business issues, all you think you need is "a hood and a bench" to get going. You probably left a larger firm or university that had a lab facility manager or team to deal with the infrastructure. Suddenly, you are the facilities manager. (MORE)
50 Dunham Road, Beverly is set on a tranquil 54-acre campus directly fronting on Route 128, with easy highway and airport access, abundant parking and numerous nearby amenities. Perfect as a corporate campus, regional headquarters, and for growing firms with future expansion requirements, the property now offers the peace of mind of Cummings Properties' unparalleled maintenance and property management expertise. (MORE)
Joyce and Bill Cummings speak at The Boston Foundation event
BOSTON, MA - Bill and Joyce Cummings were keynote speakers at a major event of the Boston Foundation recently at the John F. Kennedy Library, speaking to more than 400 representatives of local not-for-profits. During a 20-minute talk, they shared their personal and business backgrounds, spoke about Cummings Properties and Cummings Foundation, and discussed the future of the Foundation's major new grant-making affiliates in eastern Massachusetts.