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Academy for Science and Design Charter School has purchased a 137,000-square-foot mixed-use building at 9 Townsend West in Nashua with assistance from Cushman & Wakefield.

Academy for Science and Design Charter School Buys 137K-SF Mixed-Use in Nashua

Academy for Science and Design Charter School has purchased a 137,000-square-foot mixed-use building located at 9 Townsend West in Nashua. The Academy for Science and Design’s STEM-focused program intends to advance global citizenship by fostering curiosity, innovation and leadership for all learners.

Thomas Farrelly and Sue Ann Johnson of real estate services firm Cushman & Wakefield represented the buyer.  Denis Dancoes, Craig Estey, Mike Christian, Josh Feldman, Dan Fisk, Scott Goldman and Greg Millwater, also of Cushman & Wakefield, represented the seller, Teledyne FLIR Commercial Systems Inc.

“Cushman & Wakefield has represented ASD since their inception in 2007, including their first location of 7,000 square feet in an office building in Merrimack,” said Johnson. “Over the past 15 years, we have seen this school blossom and change the lives of so many students.”

9 Townsend West is situated on 11 acres of land and features nine-foot ceilings in office areas and 16-foot clear heights in the production and warehouse spaces. The property features one loading dock for every 17,500 square feet, showers with lockers and 485 parking spaces.


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