Second Quarter 2015
Good morning!

We're halfway through our 50th anniversary year and it was another exciting quarter at Pettinaro! 2015 has been a year of milestones for our companies and several of our employees and tenants. As we continue to look toward the future, we also want to take the time to look back on the last 50 years...
Here's one from the vault! Check out this Delaware Today  cover from 1994 featuring Verino Pettinaro! 

Continue on for more Pettinaro history, new tenant announcements, current leasing opportunities, & more!

Click here to view current information about our entire 4.5 million SF commercial portfolio of retail, office and industrial properties.


Rob Stenta and Chris Lee

The Brady Law Firm P.A. Calls Tower Office Park "Newport's Best
Kept Secret"

The Brady Law Firm P.A. has opened its doors at Tower Office Park in Newport, DE and find the location has met their needs and the needs of their clients.

"As a law firm searching for commercial space, we did not want to be in downtown Wilmington, but we still needed convenient access to downtown when necessary. Tower Office Park has met all our needs and demonstrated to us it is Newport's best kept secret. We have quick access to the New Castle County Courthouse and other locations in Wilmington, without any of the hassles associated with operating a downtown office. Our clients have continually remarked that they find the location very convenient and accessible, they enjoy ample free parking and find the building aesthetically professional and pleasing," said William P. Brady.


The Brady Law Firm is comprised of three attorneys, William P. Brady, Nichole Whetham Warner and John F. Brady, who boast over fifty years' combined experience.

"We look forward to continued success here at Tower Office Park," said Brady.


Interested in office space convenient to the city without the hassle of being in it? Space is available at Tower Office Park. Become our neighbor and enjoy the benefits of on-site property management!


Tower Office Park:  VIEW FLYER

Leasing Representative:
Rob Stenta, 
Martha's Ice Cream Opens in Middletown Square Shopping Center
I ncreased leasing activity continues at Middletown Square Shopping Center! Martha's Ice Cream is the latest addition, and brings a fresh, new component to
 the center with its 100% homemade ice cream.

Abdon Garcia,  owner of Ma rtha's Ice Cream,  says he cho se this location for that very reason. "There's nothing else like it in the center. We also chose this location bec ause it's right next to the bowling alley," said Garcia.

Enterprise Rent-A-Car and Evolution Karate joined the center in Middletown, DE last quarter.  Retail suites are currently available, as well as two pad sites and upper level office space.

Middletown Square Shopping Center: VIEW FLYER


Leasing Representative:
Chris Lee, CCIM, 

Michael Gallagher Jewelers, Inc.

Fox Run Shopping Center


As of the first day of the second quarter, 

Michael Gallagher Jewelers, Inc. has been a tenant at Fox Run Shopping Center for 26 incredible years! Joining the center April 1, 1989, Michael Gallagher Jewelers is an award winning, family owned business with over 65 years lineage in the jewelry industry!
Timothy's at the Riverfront

Shipyard Center

Timothy's opened their Wilmington Riverfront location at the Shipyard Center 15 years ago this year! At the time, Shipyard Center was an outlet mall which has since been revitalized as a mixed-use office and retail center.

Molly's Ice Cream Cafe

Shipyard Center

 Molly's joins Timothy's as a Shipyard Center staple for the past 15 years. Also joining the center in 2000, Molly's boasts an assortment of ice cream, as well as sandwiches, soups and salads!



Red Brick Building

Wilmington, Delaware

58,000 SF Four-Story Class 'A' Office Building

  • Up to 12,248 SF available
  • Located in the heart of the Wilmington Riverfront overlooking the Wilmington Blue Rocks Baseball Stadium
  • Walking distance to several restaurants, fitness center, the train station, & entertainment venues

Rockwood Daycare

Newark, Delaware

Approved Development Site

  • Site approved for a daycare up to 10,000 SF with outdoor play area
  • 11,043 children ages 0-5 within a 5 mile radius
  • Next to Leasure Elementary (575+ students) & Rockwood Apartments (426 existing units & 528 additional units under construction)

Star Building

Wilmington, Delaware

149,308 SF Seven-Story Class 'A' Office Building

  • Suites available from 1,937 to 3,239 SF
  • Located in the heart of the newly redeveloped Wilmington Riverfront
  • Immediately off of I-95 and a short walk to the Amtrak/SEPTA train station

Middletown Square Shopping Center

Middletown, Delaware

215,292 SF Community Shopping Center 

  • Retail suites available from 892 to 27,508 SF
  • Upper level office space from 516 to 3,510 SF
  • Build-to-suit pads available from 3,000 to 5,700 SF
  • Join Enterprise, Dollar Tree, Goodwill, Capriotti's, and Mid-County Lanes
The Best Choice in Apartment Homes and Extended Stay Corporate Rentals  

With over 10 locations to choose from in Newark,
Wilmington, Greenville, Bear, and Dover, we offer the highest  quality apartment home in the best locations!

Find your new  home today!
Office & Industrial Inquiries:
Rob Stenta
Office & Industrial Listings
Retail Leasing Inquiries:
Chris Lee, CCIM
Retail Listings
Quick Links
Verino Pettinaro was born in 1938 to immigrant parents in Wilmington's Little Italy

After multiple paper routes as a boy, Verino graduated high school & began taking numerous jobs as a carpenter in DE, PA & NJ

Verino founded the Pettinaro Construction Co. out of a garage

Mid 1970's:
Pettinaro becomes one of the largest open shop contractors in DE bidding & completing jobs throughout the region

Former Krebs School converted into Tower Office Park - Pettinaro Corporate Office

Acquisition of 85 acres of Wilmington Riverfront land

Pettinaro Relocation division founded

Verino's son, Greg Pettinaro, took over management as CEO

The Pettinaro family & its companies celebrate 50 years!
Nancy Carter
Accounts Receivable
20 Years

Jim (Pup) Linnenbaugh
20 Years

Karen Scanlon
Human Resources
10 Years
Patti Fry Cox
Regional Property Manager for Wilmington Riverfront/CBD

She has officially been a member of the Pettinaro team for an incredible 
17 years! Pettinaro purchased the 901 Market St building in 1996 when Patti was employed by the facility management company, Grubb & Ellis. They managed the 901 Market St property for the former owner and Pettinaro retained Grubb & Ellis for an additional two years. In 1998, Pettinaro terminated their services and retained Patti! You can find her today managing her portfolio from the 901 Market St.

Delancy Plaza
Elkton, MD
1,250 - 4,200 SF Suites,
Available For Lease
Fox Run
Business Park
 Bear, DE
1,760 - 5,930 SF
Available For Lease
Eagle Plaza Shopping Center
Voorhees, NJ
1,200 - 16,758 SF
Available For Lease
Cornell Business Park
 Wilmington, DE
1,000 - 11,676 SF Available For Lease
Fox Run
Shopping Center
Bear, DE
1,422 - 9,000 SF Available For Lease
Orchard Commons Business Park
Wilmington, DE
1,015 - 3,045 SF Available For Lease
234 N. James Street
Newport, DE 19804

(302) 999-0708