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COVER STORY: THE HOLLAND COMPANIES - THE FACTORY AT 46 WAREHAM
I mentioned, it's surrounded by buildings
that continue to be vacant or underutilized. I would expect that once we complete this project, it will prompt renewed
interest in that corner, too."
The Holland Companies aims to not only
revitalize certain areas of Boston, but also
grow its company. "We're balancing our
growth between the three businesses,"
Holland says. "As we grow our construction business, we're growing our development business and also working on
growing our properties."
He adds that its properties business will
likely have the most growth, as it currently has three multifamily projects in the
pipeline located throughout Massachusetts. "These will really grow our Holland
Properties business," he says. "We're also
working on our commercial rental business,
which 46 Wareham is a part of. We think the
commercial rental business will double in
size once this project is complete. The sky is
the limit from there."
The Holland Companies takes pride in the
fact that one of its latest projects, Four51
Marlborough, was one of 10 projects
recently recognized by the Boston Preservation Alliance with its 2017 Preservation
"We just completed this project, which
is located in Back Bay, and are very excited," CEO John Holland says. "We built it
and Hacin & Associates won the award for
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