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Tenant Myths – Debunked!

One of our favorite CRE bloggers, Don Catalano has done it again. Here’s a great list of Tenant myths that are clarified. Five Commercial Real Estate Myths That Tenants Hold By Don Catalano Although the commercial real estate industry has around for at least 230 years, myths about the industry and what brokers do still abound. Here are five of the …
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Super Bowl 53 – How to get around Atlanta

Road closures have already started so make sure you know how to get around. Has your office commute been impacted? AJC has some great info about how to get around: Click here. Road closures and maps can be found here.

2019 Office Market

The 2019 office market is anticipated to be strong and there are some hot new projects opening this year. The past few years have been in favor of the Landlord and 2019 doesn’t appear to be any different. It’s been proven that tenants need to leave plenty of time to find new office space and move quickly when they find …
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Construction Costs Can Impact Office Moves

Construction costs, especially in the last few years, have had a big impact on office relocations.  Especially for smaller tenants that are looking to keep lease terms in the 3-5 year range where economies of scale can’t be factored.  This is a great article that explains the cost of construction. https://www.bisnow.com/atlanta/news/construction-development/construction-costs-complicating-developer-pricing-tenant-decisions-96309 Don’t be so quick with a lease renewal! Is a …
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What is an Opportunity Zone?

What does finding office space in an Opportunity Zone mean for your company? Local governments which undertake redevelopment and revitalization efforts in certain older commercial and industrial areas can now qualify those areas for the State’s maximum job tax credit of $3,500 per job.  The incentive, which is available for new or existing businesses that create two or more jobs, …
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Lack of communication a big problem with transit

ATLtransit Puts Atlanta Suburbs On Track To Better Transit Options October 26, 2018  Tara Lerman, Bisnow The Greater Atlanta region has had a transportation problem. The transit options in place have been fragmented, and MARTA, the transit system that transports riders to and from Atlanta, has only served three surrounding counties. Residents need a system that would get them from county to …
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The Gulch – Revised plan to be put to vote

UPDATe – GULCH GETS GREENLIGHT: https://atlantaintownpaper.com/2018/11/atlanta-city-council-greenlights-development-deal-for-the-gulch/ After nearly seven hours of public comment, the Atlanta City Council voted 8 to 6 in favor of a deal to redevelop The Gulch project in Downtown just before midnight on Monday, Nov. 5. Voting “yes” for the project were Council members Bond, Boone, Overstreet, Winslow, Matzigkeit, Sheperd, Smith and Hillis. Voting “no” were …
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Should you say “Yes” to a renewal?

Another great article by Don Catalano that summarizes a discussion we have with our clients every time they’re either signing a new lease or getting near their lease expiration.  Read on if you’re wondering if you should agree to that lease renewal… Commercial Lease Renewal Myths… Busted! By Don Catalano Many tenants believe that a commercial lease renewal is a straightforward process that …
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Client Testimonial – Fit Radio

Our client Fit Radio just moved into their amazing new office space at River Ridge in Atlanta’s Central Perimeter submarket and they couldn’t be happier!  River Ridge offered move-in ready spec suites with new contemporary finishes and the building recently underwent a fantastic new renovation! Jennifer made finding a new office quick, easy, and painless! Before her, we spent about …
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New Report – Atlanta Tops Amazon’s List

Latest speculation puts Atlanta at top of Amazon list BUSINESS By Michael E. Kanell – The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Of the cities still competing for Amazon’s second headquarters, Atlanta and Raleigh are the most appealing to more than 2,000 GeekWire readers surveyed, according to Forbes magazine. Amazon took proposals from scores of American metros and has indicated that it has narrowed the choices to …
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Rental rates continue to grow

The Atlanta Business Chronicle’s Douglas Sams covered Atlanta’s continued increase in rental rates in early July: Rents for metro Atlanta office space show no signs yet of coming down. Office landlords enjoyed more than 3 percent gains in effective rental rates during the past year, surpassing the national average for growth, according to the analyst Reis. Atlanta’s average effective rent, …
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Downtown Atlanta – What’s Up?

Say so long to Equitable emblem, hello to Atlanta’s first ‘digital building-top signage’ Iconic downtown tower is in for an overhaul, which includes a high-profile switch up top By Josh Green@JoshGreen1234  May 22, 2018, 3:18pm EDT SHARE Coming soon: Georgia’s Own place among the stars. Renderings courtesy of Zeller Realty Group Before February’s Super Bowl kicks off in Atlanta, the city’s first changeable, digital …
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Atlanta Office Grows Near MARTA

pEACHTREE cre IS SEEING A BIG SHIFT in our Atlanta office clients looking for MARTA-CENTRIC LOCATIONS AS WELL AS COMPANies THAT ARE INTERESTED IN Taking advantage of opportunity zone tax dollars.  contact us today for more information! Report: MARTA’s recent impact on Atlanta office, housing scene is staggering By Josh Green@JoshGreen1234  May 22, 2018, 10:06am EDT SHARE As Atlanta development observers are fully …
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Midtown Atlanta Development Project Map and Details

Look at all of the new office space planned in Curbed Atlanta’s Midtown Atlanta Development map! For the full article and Map from Curbed Atlanta – click here. Mapped: Midtown development surges ahead as year goes on As projects in Atlanta’s most amorphous district finish, more have been added to the 2018 development docket By Michael Kahn  Updated Mar 26, 2018, 9:41am EDT …
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Red Hot Atlanta Office Market

Atlanta Office Is So Red-Hot, CRE ‘Is Pinching Itself To See If This Market Is Real’ Atlanta office March 16, 2018 Jarred Schenke, Bisnow Two and a half months into 2018, Atlanta’s office market continues to show momentum with companies gobbling up more than 840K SF since the calendars turned.  It is a strong start to a year that many …
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Atlanta’s New Coworking Spaces

Wondering if Atlanta’s coworking space is for your company?  Contact us today to help analyze your office space options in Atlanta. Software Company Building Its Own Atlanta Co-Working Space Read more at: https://www.bisnow.com/atlanta/news/office/software-company-latest-to-join-co-working-fray-85485?utm_source=CopyShare&utm_medium=Browser In the latest twist to Atlanta’s growing co-working industry, a technology company is starting up a new facility in the Armour neighborhood. CineMassive is leading the redevelopment …
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Co-Working Space in Atlanta

Atlanta’s Co-Working Spaces Challenge Developers To Design Differently TASNIM SHAMMA • FEB 13, 2018   The Switchyards Downtown Club first opened for business in January of 2016. It was named ‘Best Co-working Space’ in 2017 by Creative Loafing. CREDIT TASNIM SHAMMA / WABE With more than two million square feet of co-working space in metro Atlanta, the metro area ranks among the top five markets …
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Code Zero Selects Baltimore Row

Congrats to our broker Jason Calvo for representing our client Code Zero on the office lease for their new Atlanta Headquarters! Another great benefit of Baltimore Row is the Opportunity Zone Tax Credit! Contact us for more information and read the Curbed Atlanta article – CLICK HERE.

Atlanta Office Space in 2018

A Bisnow report by Jarred Schenke in December 2017 predicts 2018 Trends: Experts: Atlanta Office Should Continue Healthy Trend With Little Spec In 2018 Lack of new office development, and a robust pipeline of companies seeking office space, could push Atlanta’s record office rents even higher in 2018. Office rents in Atlanta have reached levels never before seen in the market. …
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