Groom Construction Congratulates Partner Urban Spaces for their 2020 Boston Real Estate Times Award

Paul Ognibene, CEO Urban Spaces

SALEM, MA–Groom Construction, Co., Inc., congratulated the winners of the Real Estate Times 2020 Excellence Awards, including Urban Spaces of Cambridge for their Urban Developer of the Year Award.

Groom Construction Co., Inc. recently worked with Urban Spaces on the ground up commercial building, 85 First Street in Cambridge and is currently General Contractor of Urban Space’s BRIX, located at 65 Washington Street in Salem, MA. The $20 million condominium complex will bring 61 residences and retail outlets to the site of the former Salem Federal Courthouse.

“Our team at Groom has been collaborating closely with Urban Spaces developers, designers and the City of Salem for over two years on this stunning, landmark project in the center of downtown Salem,” said David Groom, President of Groom Construction. “As a Salem-based company and active member of the business community, we are ecstatic to be a core member of the team as the Builder of this significant project.”

Founded in 2004, Urban Spaces is an award-winning Cambridge- based real estate development company that aspires to have a transformational effect on the communities it serves. The company develops mid-size residential and commercial projects in growing neighborhoods that are in close proximity to public transportation, universities and employment hubs. An entrepreneurial spirit, expertise, tenacity, and flexibility enable Urban Spaces to create and complete unique and successful development opportunities.