Continuing to jockey for expansion room in the tight Back Bay, the Berklee College of Music has purchased three commercial buildings here for a combined price of $24.7 million. Totaling approximately 75,000 sf of retail and office space, the assets had been under long-term ownership to local investor Arnold Mason.

The addresses are 155, 159-165 and 167-171 Massachusetts Ave. The purchase price was approximately $25.2 million.

Source: Growing Music College Makes $25M Buy – By Joe Clements,