Wilder to Lease and Manage a 24-Property Portfolio of Waterstone Retail and Warehouse Properties – Company Expands Staff Across All Departments

Published: November 3, 2020

BOSTON (November 3, 2020) – Wilder, the real estate development, management and leasing firm, announced that effective November 2, 2020 the company is now providing management and leasing services for a multi-state, 1.4 million square foot portfolio of retail properties plus over 600,000 of warehouse distribution properties for Needham, Massachusetts-based Waterstone Properties Group.

Adding to Wilder’s existing portfolio of over 7 million square feet, the Waterstone portfolio consists of a wide range of properties from single-use tenants to the 251,000 square foot Brickyard Square in Epping, New Hampshire.  Also, included is Phase I of the over 2 million square foot development, Rock Row, that Waterstone is developing with Wilder’s assistance in Portland, Maine. The sites are located throughout New England, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Kentucky, Illinois and California.

“This new contract is the result of a concerted collaborative effort by Wilder and Waterstone over the last few months to leverage the expertise of each company for greater overall success,”

Tom Wilder

“These are well located, thriving assets. The centers are well maintained, nicely updated and well merchandised. We look forward to using our entire teams’ expertise to continue enhancing each center’s value.”

Kerry Dowling, SVP of Leasing for Wilder

In order to meet the demand of 24 additional properties and execute services at the Wilder standard of excellence, the company is pleased to announce the addition of the follow staff. These new employees will be integrated into the Wilder team and work on various assets across the entire portfolio:

Nicola Mancini – Senior Leasing Representative
Mason Pires – Property Manager      
Peter Mullen – Accounting Supervisor on the entire portfolio
Pamela LoPreste – Property Accountant
Erica Campagna – Property Accountant
Lori McMahon – AP Associate

“Building upon our recent agreement with Wilder to provide leasing and project management services for our 110-acre Rock Row project in the Portland, Maine trade area, we firmly believe this is the right partnership at the right time to lead these projects through these unprecedented times and into the next decade of changing retail demands. As always, we look forward to working with the entire Wilder team.

Josh Levy, co-founding principal of Waterstone Properties


Wilder is a Boston-based real estate development, management and leasing firm specializing in the positioning of retail properties. Privately held and owner-managed, Wilder’s mission continues to be to create vibrant shopping places that meet and exceed the expectations of customers, retailers and investors. From lifestyle centers and urban properties to community centers and mixed-use developments, Wilder has developed, managed and leased over 20 million square feet of retail properties throughout the United States and Puerto Rico. The Company continues to have a diverse portfolio of properties throughout the East Coast including Greater Boston’s Arsenal Yards, Rock Row in Greater Portland, Maine, and Daniels Marketplace in Fort Myers, Florida. (www.wilderco.com


Waterstone Properties Group, Inc., is a privately owned and self-funded real estate development company with a diverse portfolio of properties in the United States totaling more than seven million square feet of space among 53 properties—with an additional three million square feet under development. It specializes in the creation of retail shopping centers, mixed-use properties, residential, warehousing and logistics, corporate headquarters buildings and medical campuses. The company is also at the forefront of pioneering large-scale, immersive, entertainment and experiential-based destination locations that attract guests from across the country. With a portfolio of more than 300 national and local tenants—ranging from international category leaders to local family-owned businesses—Waterstone prides itself on maintaining long standing relationships with its business partners and being an active participant in its surrounding communities. (www.waterstonepg.com

Waterstone Contact: Greg John