March 1, 2022 BOSTON Rob Nahigian, FRICS, SIOR, CRE, MCR of Auburndale Realty Co., Newton, Mass. is pleased to announce that he has secured and leased new office corporate headquarters to CADC Holdings, LLC/DeepEdge at 33 Broad Street, Boston, MA. DeepEdge has leased 1,528 square feet of office space from Terra Firma-15 Broad II, LLC. The space will serve as its national location. Rob has been engaged as its national real estate consultant by Deep Edge to negotiate building acquisitions, lease renewals, new leases and brokerage agreements on acquisitions it is making throughout the U.S. DeepEdge has a facility in Charlotte, NC that it purchased as an office/data center at 701 E. Trade Street, Charlotte, NC. It has recently leased space in Reno, NV and Rob has completed an office acquisition in Portland, Maine. Deep Edge has a long-term plan to acquire or lease up to twenty locations throughout the U.S. Deep Edge is a data center operation backed by private equity. Martin Hannigan is the Founder and CEO of Deep Edge located in Boston, MA. Martin stated that he considers Rob Nahigian one of the most knowledgeable real estate professionals in Boston on data center/fiber optics facility operations. Martin has worked at Level 3 Communication has Director of Network Operations, as well as working at INAP, EarthLink Internet, Verisign, Verne Global, Microsoft and others. He has a deep level of contacts in the data center/telecommunications industry. Deep Edge is backed by two U.S. private equity companies. Deep Edge recently purchased this 37,070 square foot Charlotte office building in late 2020 and the Portland facility in February, 2022. Kevin Brown of Brown & Wagner represented Terra Firma-15 Broad Street II, LLC of 33 Broad Street.
March, 2021, Columbus, Ohio, Rob Nahigian,FRICS,SIOR,CRE,MCR of Auburndale Realty Co. has been engaged as a real estate counselor to a DeepEdge to advise on the acquisition of an office tower in Columbus, Ohio and a 99 year ground lease. This is a potential new acquisition for this client that has been purchasing properties on the east coast and mid-west. Rob has been working in locations for DeepEdge on other acquisitions and lease renewals in Charlotte, Reno, Minneapolis, Portland, Boston, Longview, and Orlando.
Boston, Spring and Summer, 2020, BPDA engaged Auburndale Realty Co. to conduct a limited highest and best use analysis and investment valuation of various properties held in Boston. The properties were commercial in nature with many facet components to its highest and best use valuation that were challenging.