R. W. Holmes Leases 75,000 SF to Two Tenants, Snapdragon Chemistry and Boston Dynamics, at Waltham Research Park


WAYLAND, MA–R.W. Holmes, one of the largest commercial brokerage firms serving tenants and landlords in Massachusetts for more than 45 years, announced that it recently negotiated two leases totaling 75,055 square feet of space at Waltham Research Park in Waltham, MA.

Snapdragon Chemistry, a leader in process development and manufacturing solutions in the pharmaceutical industry, leased 51,755 square feet of space. Arthur Amadei, Senior Vice President at R.W. Holmes, represented the landlord, Hillside Associates.  

The space will be Snapdragon Chemistry’s newest facility and opened for GMP manufacturing and process development in May. The facility greatly expands Snapdragon’s capacity for supplying clinical intermediates and drug substances. 

In the second lease transaction, Boston Dynamics, which specializes in creating robots with advanced mobility, dexterity, and intelligence, leased 23,300 square feet. Mr. Amadei represented Hillside Associates in this transaction as well. CBRE and Colliers represented Boston Dynamics. 

Located at 360 2nd Avenue in Waltham on Route 95, Waltham Research Park is a 214,356 square feet office and lab facility with the ability to add an additional 58,000 square feet.  

“Waltham Research Park is a great facility and a superb location in the dynamic Central 128 submarket,” said Mr. Amadei. “The facility met all the needs of Snapdragon Chemistry and Boston Dynamics.” 

Mr. Amadei is the exclusive leasing agent for Hillside Associates, the landlord for Waltham Research Park.