Lease of 750 Newfield Street, Middltown, CT

MIDDLETOWN, CT – Steve Foote and Carol Karney of O,R&L
Commercial, LLC of Rocky Hill, CT brokered the lease of 10,000 SF of flex space at 750 Newfield Street in Middletown, CT. 750 Newfield Street is a 19,000 sf flex/retail building with 9,000 SF of street front retail space in the process of being renovated still available for lease. Steve Foote, together with Carol Karney represented the building owner, Tom Staron, while Steve Foote also represented the tenant, MHQ.

MHQ is continually looking for ways to better serve their customers. This progressive outlook has led to a move to the upgraded facility in Middletown, CT, to provide expanded services in the regions market. 

The relocation will double the current capacity to over 10,000 sq. ft. and will provide secure storage for up to 100 vehicles. The move is expected to be complete in the fourth quarter of 2012.

Established in 1979 as a regional upfitter of municipal vehicles, MHQ has become the largest and best-known supplier to Police, Fire, DPW, Construction, College/Universities and numerous other public service agencies in the Northeast. MHQ specializes in a wide variety of services, including:  vehicle sales, equipment installation, custom paint and graphics, mechanical service, vehicle lighting and equipment sales, body armor and logo gear clothing and accessories. The mission of all MHQ employees is simple: provide the best selection and service to public safety personnel in a one-stop total solutions shop. MHQ’s operations include a headquarters location in Marlborough, MA, the relocated satellite facility in Middletown, CT, and a Truck Equipment division in Shrewsbury, MA. For more information about MHQ, visit online at

O, R&L Commercial, LLC is a full service real estate firm with four divisions: Commercial Real Estate Brokerage, Commercial Construction, and Facility Management and Maintenance.

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For additional information, please contact Hope Valiska or Bridgette Rodrigues at (860) 721-0033.