Jul 18, 2012 :
Find your Perfect September 1st Apartment
July Fourth is behind us, and Labor Day weekend is looming. Don't miss out on the chance to find your perfect September 1st apartment. There are still some great spaces on the market throughout Greater Boston's most vibrant neighborhoods and squares.
Allston offers up a number of great units at 20-24 Royce Road. This building boasts a super convenient location, just steps from the Green Line T and the many shops and restaurants of Commonwealth Ave. Studios range from $950-$1,025/month with hot water included and two-bedroom apartments range from $1,750-$1,900 with both heat and hot water included.
In Brookline, there is a trio of great units that offer a 5-10 minute walk to either the Brookline Village or Brookline Hills T stops. For $1,850/month, 14 Leverett Street unit 2 is a recently renovated second-floor two bedroom with refinished hardwood floors and new appliances and laundry in the building. 47 Cameron Street unit 2 is a one-bedroom plus apartment with hardwood floors, laundry in the basement, and a study off the bedroom which is available for $1,600/month. Finally, 49 Cameron Unit 1 is a nice one-bedroom unit for $1,450/month.
In Cambridge, there is a great studio unit at 60 Ellery street, located a short walk to either Harvard or Central Square. This unit is $1,575/month and boasts hardwood floors, a back porch, and a private entrance. The rent includes heat and hot water and there is parking available.
There are also two one-bedroom units available at Ellery Street, ranging from $1,400-$2,300/month. 19 Pleasant Street unit 17 is another one bedroom option. This one-bedroom apartment with hardwood floors is located in the heart of Central Square close to shops, T, buses, and nightlife. Heat and hot water are included in the $1,900 monthly rent there is laundry in the building.
If you're looking for a little more space, there are two beautiful, two-bedroom units available at 103-109 Winter Street. For $2,350/month, these newly renovated units feature a combination of hardwood flooring and carpet tiles, new stainless steel appliances, cabinets, and granite countertops in the kitchen. There is laundry and additional storage in the private basement and a semi-private yard area in the back of the building. The building is ideally located near Lechmere and Cambridge St.
Chelsea's Fourth and Broadway lofts are modern lofts just minutes from downtown Boston and Cambridge. Each unit has been tastefully renovated and features in-unit laundry, oversized windows, gleaming hardwood floors, high ceilings, and modern styled kitchens with all appliances. Garage parking may be available for $150.00 per month. Cats are allowed but no dogs. One Bedrooms range from $1,450-$1,700/month and two-bedrooms range from $1,850-$1,875.
Please call the rentals department at 617-625-8315 to learn more about these apartments or to schedule a showing. RCG also has a number of additional units currently for rent, so please visit www.rcg-llc.com/residential for a complete list of available units.
Jul 17, 2012 :
The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory for the Greater Boston area Today, July 17th, from 1-7 p.m.
According to the NWS, the combination of high temperatures and humidity will create a situation in which heat illnesses are possible. People are advised to avoid prolonged time in the sun, and to say in an air-conditioned environment if possible. It is also advised that you drink plenty of fluids.
Be sure to take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. Take frequent rest breaks in shaded or air-conditioned areas. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke, and drink plenty of water. In cases of emergency, call 9-1-1 immediately.
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Jun 29, 2012 :
Fourth of July Festivities Throughout Greater Boston
Independence Day is just around the corner and there are a variety of activities and fireworks displays on tap throughout Greater Boston. RCG customers will have plenty of options for fireworks, festivities and fun this Fourth of July.
No one does Fourth of July like the City of Boston. The Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular will take place on Wednesday, July 4th at the Charles River Esplanade. The Pops Concert at the Hatch Shell begins at 8:00 pm and concludes at 10:30 pm with a fireworks display until 11 pm.
Brookline residents can head over to Larz Anderson Park for a great view of the Boston Fireworks Extravaganza on Sunday, July 4th.
Cambridge residents can also take advantage of the Boston festivities by heading over to the Charles River. Speakers will be set up near the Mass Ave bridge so you can enjoy the Pops Concert and have a great view of the fireworks.
The City of Lynn will kick off its 2012 Fireworks Festivities on Tuesday, July 3rd. The fireworks display begins at 9 p.m. The best viewing for the Lynn event is along Lynn Shore Drive.
The town of North Andover will hold its festivities on Tuesday, July 3rd at 9:30 p.m. The events will take place at Hayes Stadium.
The City of Salem will hold its Independence Day celebration on Wednesday, July 4th. The events begins at 4 p.m. at Salem Maritime Historic Site on Derby Wharf with the opening of a kids' space. A two-hour pops concert and a fireworks display are just two of the many activities on tap. Maritime National Historic Site on Derby Wharf. The event kicks off with the opening of a kids activity area at 4 p.m. A concert, National Guard Flyover, and Fireworks are also on tap for the evening.
Finally, if you're in the Waltham area, head over to Leary Field on Wednesday July 4th. The Fireworks festivities will take place at 9:30 p.m.
Feb 21, 2012 :
Let RCG Help You Find the Perfect Commercial Space
Are you looking for a storefront retail space, or perhaps a small office space, or an airy artist studio? RCG has a number of great commercial spaces available for rent. You won’t mind heading to work, when you’re working in one of these great units.
379 Cambridge Street Unit 1A in Allston is a fully renovated and air conditioned retail space at high traffic corner in Allston. The unit is 2,042 sq ft at ground level with an additional 780 sq ft of finished basement. The tenant pays real estate taxes, however the landlord covers Insurance and CAM. Heat is included in the rent.
20 Central Ave in Lynn, MA is the best value on the north shore for lab and office space The building is undergoing extensive renovations for the Spring of 2012. Occupancy rates start at less than $10/sq ft adjusted gross.
918 Cambridge Street in Cambridge is a small retail space on a highly visible corner just outside of Inman Square. The unit is 517 square feet with a restroom and the rent includes heat and hot water.
East Mill North Andover ArtSpace studios offers secure, climate controlled private studios in converted warehouse space with shared kitchen, bathroom and adjacent classroom and gallery space. Each studio receives natural light from a skylight monitor that runs the length of the building. The building itself features 20 foot high ceilings, though internal studio walls are kept at eight feet to maximize natural light.
In Salem, The Hawthorne Building at 201 Washington Street has a number of great office spaces available in a professional building with plenty of municipal parking out front. The building is already home to a Bank of America, Mailboxes Etc, Starbucks and numerous other shops.
These are just a few of the great commercial spaces currently available for lease. To view more of our spaces, please visit www.RCG-LLC.com/commercial. For more information or to schedule a showing, contact 617-625-8315.
Feb 6, 2012 :
Introducing 350 East Allen
RCG Realty has expanded yet again with recent acquisition of a luxury condominium complex in historic Hendersonville, NC. Located just off Main Street, 350 East Allen offers stunning 1, 2, and 3-bedroom condos just moments from the beautiful downtown area.
The 26 total units at 350 East Allen range from 1,000-2,000 square feet and offer a plethora of much-desired amenities. The gourmet kitchens and modern baths boast granite countertops, custom cabinetry and stainless steel, energy-efficient appliances. There are high ceilings with crown molding, fireplaces and balconies or terraces in every unit, and lovely views. This is an addition to the superior construction, keyless entry and secure underground parking.
RCG Realty opened a sales office on the premises to offer first-rate customer service for the 350 East Allen community. You can learn more about this newest addition to the RCG portfolio at www.350EastAllen.com or by e-mailing info@350EastAllen.com.
Based in Brevard, North Carolina , RCG Realty has followed the guiding principles of promoting environmentally friendly, affordable and out-of-the ordinary housing for individuals and families that have defined RCG LLC for nearly 30 years.
Nov 28, 2011 :
A Successful Season of Giving
RCG recently wrapped up its Eighth Annual Thanksgiving Food Drive, and once again the generosity of our tenants made for a very successful season of giving.
Throughout November, food donation boxes were placed in the common areas of many RCG properties. Over the course of the month, every building did their part and rewarded RCG's efforts by filling their respective boxes with much-needed food items.
RCG would like to offer our sincere thanks to all of the tenants who participated. Such an event would not be possible each year without your cooperation. We appreciate your generosity and we are already looking forward to next year’s event.
Nov 1, 2011 :
Lydia Pinkham Open Studios 2011
The historic Lydia Pinkham Building in Lynn will be holding its sixth annual Open Studios on Saturday, November 19th from 10 am to 4 pm.
Join area residents and art enthusiasts at this year's Open Studios. North Shore Clay Studio and the artists of the Lydia Pinkham building will open their doors to the public for this free, annual event. Visitors are invited to walk through artists' studios, meet the artists, and view and buy their work.
This is a great invitation for the community to view and purchase nearly 25 local artists’ work, ranging from painting and illustrations to pottery, sculpture and multimedia!
Open Studios is the best way to meet the artists, see their work in the place it was created, and shop for the holidays. Roam from room to room during this once-a-year art extravaganza.
The Lydia Pinkham Building is located at 271 Western Avenue (Route 107) in Lynn, MA.
Aug 3, 2011 :
North of Boston Arts Salon at the Lydia Pinkham Building
The Little Gallery Under The Stars will be hosting it monthly North of Boston Arts Salon (NOBAS) on Sunday, August 7th, at the Lydia Pinkham Building from 10am – Noon.
NOBAS will be meeting in the studio of artist Joanne Desmond at 10am.
NOBAS is a monthly salon hosted by TLGUTS for artists and creative thinkers and tinkerers. Each month they hold meetings at different location to highlight the best of the North Shore Arts Scene. After a round of brief introductions, the NOBAS participants engage in lively discussion, immediately followed by sharing of news, cards, new works, etc. The discussion topics are decided by participants each month.
Located at 271 Western Avenue in Lynn, MA, the Lydia Pinkham Building is the North Shore's fastest growing collaborative artist and small business community. Learn more about the Lydia Pinkham Building at www.Lydia-Pinkham.com.
Apr 26, 2011 :
East Mill Lofts is Expanding
Looking for the perfect industrial lofts space this summer? Look no further than East Mill. The North Andover mixed-use development is currently expanding its residential space. The 19 original loft residences at 120 Water Street will soon grow to 27 with the addition of eight new loft units at 45 High Street.
Scheduled for completion June 2011, these eight new units will feature soaring 12 ft. ceilings, spacious floor plans and beautiful industrial-size windows. Exposed brick walls and painted concrete floors combine to give a true loft feel with all the conveniences of modern construction.
East Mill is a new mixed-use development that includes restaurants, retail stores and office space in North Andover's former Davis & Furber Machine Shop Complex.
Rental applications are currently being accepted. For more information please contact Max Weisz at 617-625-8315.