What We Do

Creating Dynamic Environments

From investment to development and management, we have the expertise to handle real estate projects, spanning office, retail and residential. In 90 years our team has developed more than just properties - we’ve also developed lasting relationships. We are discerning with our project choices and make good on our word: to develop and manage exceptional investments, properties and relationships.

Investment

Nordblom invests in a wide range of commercial and multi-family properties. In recent decades, we have acquired and transacted in excess of 10 million square feet totaling more than $1.5 billion in value. We are a General Partner/ Local Operator which provides investors with a full suite of development, asset and property management capabilities. Our team has experience with institutional-level reporting and complicated ownership structures. We typically align with institutional and/or private investors to pursue projects throughout New England and North Carolina. Our commercial and residential transactions have included:

  • Creative sale-leasebacks
  • Adaptive re-use and re-positioning projects
  • Acquisition of corporate surplus properties
  • Build-to-suits
  • Residential conversions
  • Portfolio purchases
  • New development

At Nordblom, we are always exploring and inviting new capital relationships.

Management

We specialize in the management of commercial and multi-family properties throughout the New England and North Carolina. Consistently listed on the Commercial Property Managers list published by the Boston Business Journal, our goal is to manage environments in which people thrive in their work and lives. Over 23,200 people live or work in the 6+ million square feet currently under our management.

As the operating partner, our management services include:

  • Leasing and marketing
  • Amenity planning
  • “Boots on the ground” facilities operation
  • Capital planning and improvements
  • Accounting and financial reporting
  • Client relations
  • Management consulting
  • Property Repositioning and Project management

We manage with an owner’s perspective and deliver insight and flexibility with multiple software and reporting disciplines, timely and accurate reporting and superb communication with our partners and tenants.

Development

Our development team has a diverse and deep history spanning tens-of-millions of square feet which span industrial, office, multi-family, retail, and hospitality assets types. Our development professionals provide investors with the unique perspective of an established real estate owner/investor, and years of successful equity-based relationships. Nordblom is highly regarded and maintains strong working relationships with numerous communities and municipalities including the Boston Planning and Development Agency (BPDA). Our development experience includes:

  • Permitting
  • Land development
  • New construction
  • Reconstruction
  • Renovation of a variety of product types

Our goal is to efficiently manage the development of sustainable, dynamic environments that enhance returns to investors, institutions and corporate users.

Third Party Services

In addition to managing and developing our own assets, we provide a menu of consulting and real estate services for our third party clients. These range from full-service project and property management to specialized accounting and consulting services bringing the value of a seasoned owner’s perspective.