BOSTON-Now they have the end piece. Continuing an aggressive development and investment campaign near Fenway Park that has already dramatically changed the district this decade, Samuels & Associates has closed on a package of conjoined buildings where Boylston Street and Brookline Avenue converge. The $8.5 million purchase gives Samuels control of a key triangular site, having previously secured several connecting buildings on the parcel that abuts the firm’s signature Trilogy residential high-rise.

Fueled by an $11.2 million loan from KayBank, Samuels affiliate Fenway Ventures Point Properties LLC purchased 186-200 Brookline Ave. and the adjoining 1395-1399 Boylston St. The Brookline Avenue asset is home to D’Angelo’s Sandwich Shop, and fronts a major intersection at Park Drive leading into the Longwood Medical Area and onto the Jamaicaway. The acquired properties are across from the former Sears warehouse, a hulking art-deco building that now features a Best Buy and other shops, plus 450,000 sf of office space.

The seller of the Fenway buildings is Riverside Properties Inc. of Wellesley, whose faded sign on Brookline Avenue still advertises available space for lease in the low-slung structures. Riverside President Mark Levy did not return a phone call by press deadline. Levy’s firm paid $955,000 for the assets in June 1994.

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