In today’s market, the strategic re-imagining of space can be the key to increasing a building’s value and its overall competitive edge. Equipped with our real estate acumen and our highly customized approach to adaptive design and building repositioning, we partner with building owners, managers, and tenants to give existing properties the competitive edge in their asset class.
Whether renovation or ground-up, we excel in highest and best-use analysis, revitalizing underperforming assets to increase and improve tenancy, repositioning and branding the building’s identity or improving the public realm, we identify specific points for optimization, we craft holistic, cost-effective solutions that breathe new life into existing sites, transforming their market position, and boosting their inherent value. The result is an attractive, desirable piece of real estate—a winning proposition for all.
Phil Casey is a Principal at CBT with over 20 years of professional experience as a Project Executive, having led a wide range of projects with specialization in large scale multi-family residential and commercial mixed-use developments. Most recently, these have included the 38-story Avalon North Station, the 30-story AVA Theater District, and Boston's first LEED-Platinum skyscraper ― the award-winning, 1.2 million-square-foot Atlantic Wharf. Phil leads many of the firm’s most complex mixed-use projects that have recently reshaped the Seaport, including 121 Seaport Boulevard, EchelonSeaport, and Waterside Place 2. Phil is an active supporter of the United Way and the Citizen’s School, and holds a Bachelor of Architecture from Syracuse University.
Maren Reepmeyer is an architect and Associate Principal at CBT with over 20 years of experience. She is an expert in strategic adaptation & revitalization, complex project visioning & development, entitlements, and execution through construction. Specialty areas include Adaptive Reuse and Mixed Use Development across a wide spectrum of scale - covering urban interventions to localized placemaking. Her projects bring award-winning aesthetic transformation while acknowledging context and historic significance. These contributions provide tremendous value to her clients while bringing meaningful architectural impact to the public realm. Maren holds a Bachelor of Arts in Architecture from the University of Minnesota.
CBT is pleased to announce that Maren Reepmeyer, Senior Associate, Architect and Project Manager has been selected as a 2016 Banker & Tradesman Women of FIRE, recognizing her success, leadership, and commitment to both professional and personal growth within the design field. Read More