BOSTON - MARCH 31, 2009: (FILE) The John Hancock Tower sits in the heart of the Back Bay neighborhood on March 31, 2009 in Boston, Massachusetts. Boston Properties announced October 4, 2010 that it ... more 
BOSTON - MARCH 31, 2009: (FILE) The John Hancock Tower sits in the heart of the Back Bay neighborhood on March 31, 2009 in Boston, Massachusetts. Boston Properties announced October 4, 2010 that it plans to buy the iconic building from current owners Normandy Real Estate Partners, an affiliate of Five Mile Capital Partners for $930 million in cash and debt. The building boasts 1.7 million square feet of office space along with an eight-level parking facility. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images) less 
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