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Forest City Commercial Group | Boston Forest City Science + Technology Group

Category: Properties & Development
Phone: (617) 914-2508
Fax: (617) 225-0311
Location: Cambridge, MA

Forest City | Boston is part of Forest City Enterprises, one of the largest
publicly-traded real estate firms in the United States. Known for its
ability to create lively, mixed-use environments at complex urban sites,
company's "city strategy" has brought interest and residents back to urban
areas throughout the country.

In Boston, Forest City's flagship property is University Park at MIT, a
million biotechnology campus adjoining the Massachusetts Institute of
Technology. When fully complete in 2004, the Park will comprise 2.3 million
square feet over 27 acres, including ten research and office buildings;
three residential complexes; 250,000 square feet of hotel, restaurant, and
retail space; and structured parking for 2,800 cars.

Conceived as a technology-oriented business park in a thriving campus
environment, University Park has evolved into one of the premier centers
biotech and biomedical research in the United States. Amenities include
three acres of landscaped parkland, concierge service for residential and
commercial tenants, several restaurants, a hotel with executive conference
center, a full-service grocery store, banking services, and an on-site
childcare center. Major biotech firms calling University Park home include
Acambis, Alkermes, Ariad Pharmaceuticals, Aventis Pharmaceuticals U.S.,
Genzyme, Millennium Pharmaceuticals, and Partners HealthCare

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