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Jim Ellis Automotive Reveals Future Dealership Expansion Plans for Mercedes-Benz of Atlanta South

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Friday, September 23, 2022

ATLANTA, Sept. 23, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Groundbreaking for the first phase of a three-part plan for Mercedes-Benz of Atlanta South, currently located in the City of South Fulton, will begin in fourth quarter this year. The groundbreaking for an all-new Mercedes-Benz brand center dealership will occur across the street from the current dealership on Royal South Parkway on 7.7 acres of undeveloped land facing I-85 South at the Flat Shoals Road exit located in Union City. The new Brand Center will be an 89,109-square-foot facility designed to the latest Mercedes-Benz architectural identity and will include a host of amenities that premium automotive customers can look forward to, including:

Key Points: 
  • Expansion of the footprint, services and amenities offered by Mercedes-Benz of Atlanta South will begin in the coming months.
  • "We are proud to bring this new state-of-the-art facility and Mercedes-Benz of Atlanta South Brand Emersion Center, Certified Service Center, and the first standalone Mercedes-Benz Commercial Van Center to better serve the premium automotive and commercial van customers in the south Atlanta area," said Jim Ellis President and CEO Jimmy Ellis.
  • Jim Ellis Automotive Group acquired Mercedes-Benz of Atlanta South in March of 2021.
  • Jim Ellis Automotive Group has been serving the Atlanta area since 1971, starting with Volkswagen as the flagship brand.

Century Communities Releases Four New Communities in the Greater Atlanta Area

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Thursday, August 18, 2022

ATLANTA, Aug. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Century Communities, Inc. (NYSE: CCS), a top 10 national homebuilder and industry leader in online home sales, announced the grand opening of four new communities in the Greater Atlanta area: Riverwood (Dallas), Summit Pointe (Dallas), Rockwell Meadows (Winder), and Chimney Oaks (Homer). Combined, the communities add another 243 homesites to Century's footprint in the Atlanta area.

Key Points: 
  • Century Communities, Inc. (NYSE: CCS) is a top 10 national homebuilder, offering new homes under the Century Communities and Century Complete brands.
  • Century is engaged in all aspects of homebuilding including the acquisition, entitlement and development of land, along with the construction, innovative marketing and sale of quality homes designed to appeal to a wide range of homebuyers.
  • The Colorado-based company operates in 17 states and over 45 markets across the U.S., and also offers title, insurance and lending services in select markets through its Parkway Title, IHL Home Insurance Agency, and Inspire Home Loans subsidiaries.
  • To learn more about Century Communities, please visit www.centurycommunities.com .

EXHIBITION HUB SELECTS DORAVILLE FOR HOME OF NEW IMMERSIVE ARTS CENTER IN ATLANTA

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Thursday, August 11, 2022

ATLANTA, Aug. 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Exhibition Hub, the market leader in immersive digital art experiences, announced today that it has selected Doraville as the home for its new Immersive Arts Center in Atlanta. The company also revealed that Claude Monet: The Immersive Experience and the company's world-renowned Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience will also be featured at the venue under an all-new format. Monet and Van Gogh will be presented via Exhibition Hub's partnership with Fever, the leading entertainment discovery platform.

Key Points: 
  • Claude Monet: The Immersive Experience and An All-New, Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience Set to Open This Fall
    ATLANTA, Aug. 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Exhibition Hub, the market leader in immersive digital art experiences, announced today that it has selected Doraville as the home for its new Immersive Arts Center in Atlanta.
  • Exhibition Hub executives spent months searching for and vetting potential venues across Metro Atlanta before selecting Doraville for the new Immersive Arts Center.
  • "The Exhibition Hub Immersive Arts Center will provide unique interactive experiences that should attract people from all over the region.
  • Longtime Atlanta resident, and Exhibition Hub Executive Producer John Zaller added, "As the cultural capital of the Southeast, Metro Atlanta is the perfect location to premiere our Immersive Arts Center.

KKR Expands Industrial Real Estate Portfolio in the Sunbelt with Acquisitions in Georgia and Texas

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Tuesday, August 9, 2022

KKR, a leading global investment firm, today announced that KKR has acquired two industrial properties one located in Georgia and one in Texas.

Key Points: 
  • KKR, a leading global investment firm, today announced that KKR has acquired two industrial properties one located in Georgia and one in Texas.
  • The Atlanta property is located in Buford, GA and consists of four newly constructed Class A industrial warehouses totaling 1.1 million square feet (SF).
  • KKR sponsors investment funds that invest in private equity, credit and real assets and has strategic partners that manage hedge funds.
  • For additional information about KKR & Co. Inc. (NYSE: KKR), please visit KKRs website at www.kkr.com and on Twitter @KKR_Co.

Empire Rental Living Launches First Community in Atlanta

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Monday, July 11, 2022

Atlanta, GA, July 11, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Empire Rental Living a division of Toronto-based homebuilder Empire Communities is pleased to announce the launch of their first single-family rental community in Atlanta, Georgia, Empire Metro.

Key Points: 
  • Atlanta, GA, July 11, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Empire Rental Living a division of Toronto-based homebuilder Empire Communities is pleased to announce the launch of their first single-family rental community in Atlanta, Georgia, Empire Metro.
  • Metro marks another Empire Rental Living community launch in 2022, with several additional launches scheduled for later this year.
  • Empire Rental Living, the rental housing division by Empire Communities develops, builds and operates built-for-rent single-family and multi-family rental communities in Georgia, Texas and Ontario, Canada, with over 5,000 new rental homes in the pipeline over the next five years.
  • Empire Rental Living is dedicated to providing flexibility at all stages of life, with a focus on award-winning construction and design in highly-coveted locations across North America.

DartPoints Expands its Greenville Data Center

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Thursday, June 23, 2022

GREENVILLE, S.C., June 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- DartPoints, the leading edge digital infrastructure provider, announces today an expansion and extensive electrical upgrades at its Greenville, S.C. data center. The team is adding a power room and electrical service entrance area that can accommodate 17,000 additional square feet, while also updating electrical systems, including switchgear, generators and electrical distribution. The upgrades will benefit Greenville's business community by adding much-needed local digital infrastructure, improving security and safety at the facility, and allowing for quick scalability in the future.

Key Points: 
  • GREENVILLE, S.C., June 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- DartPoints , the leading edge digital infrastructure provider, announces today an expansion and extensive electrical upgrades at its Greenville, S.C. data center.
  • "This investment reinforces our dedication to continuing to serve as the colocation, cloud, security, and data backup leader in Greenville and the Upstate region," said Scott Willis, DartPoints CEO.
  • DartPoints' Greenville data center , located at 78 Global Drive in the city's Global Business Park, is an enterprise-class facility with easy access to I-85 and I-385.
  • Greenville offers an ideal data center and disaster recovery location with its low risk of disasters, thriving IT industry, access to reliable and low-cost utilities, and highly educated IT workforce.

Seefried Properties and Clarion Partners Acquire Land and Announce Plans for 969,620 Square Foot Distribution Center in Buford

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Thursday, June 9, 2022

BUFORD, Ga., June 9, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Seefried Properties, a national real estate firm specializing in the development, leasing and management of industrial properties, along with capital partner and leading real estate investment manager Clarion Partners, LLC., have recently acquired an 80-acre site for the development of a 969,620-square-foot Class A logistics center known as Buford North Distribution Center. Located in the dynamic northeast Atlanta submarket along Interstate 985 in Hall County, GA., construction on the first phase of development is expected to begin in August 2022 with completion during the fourth quarter of 2023.

Key Points: 
  • Buford North Distribution Center will include 969,620-square-feet of logistics space across three buildings featuring flexible designs to accommodate multiple tenants with varying size requirements.
  • Features of all three buildings will include 185' deep concrete exterior truck courts, 36' clear heights, ample parking, and ESFR sprinklers.
  • "Seefried and Clarion Partners are very excited about this new project in Northeast Atlanta," said Doug Smith, Senior Vice President of Seefried.
  • For more information, please visit www.seefriedproperties.com
    Clarion Partners, LLC, has been a leading real estate investment manager for 40 years.

PGIM Real Estate finances record $22B in loans globally in 2021

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Thursday, May 5, 2022

“Our strong loan activity this year demonstrates our success meeting borrowers’ unique financing needs, while providing our investors global opportunities for yield across the risk spectrum.” --Bryan McDonnell, Head of U.S. Debt and Chair of Global Debt, PGIM Real Estate (Photo: Business Wire)

Key Points: 
  • PGIM Real Estate closed over $2.9 billion in lending activity on behalf of its core-plus and value-add lending strategies as well as a record $2.8 billion in agricultural loans.
  • As one of the largest real estate managers in the world with $209.3 billion in gross assets under management and administration,1 PGIM Real Estate strives to deliver exceptional outcomes for investors and borrowers through a range of real estate equity and debt solutions across the risk-return spectrum.
  • PGIM Real Estate is a business of PGIM, the $1.4 trillion global asset management business of Prudential Financial, Inc. ( NYSE: PRU ).
  • PGIM Real Estates rigorous risk management, seamless execution, and extensive industry insights are backed by a 50-year legacy of investing in commercial real estate, a 140-year history of real estate financing,2 and the deep local expertise of professionals in 32 cities globally.

Asurion Tech Repair & Solutions™ Opens in Gastonia

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Tuesday, April 19, 2022

GASTONIA, N.C., April 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- A new electronics repair shop, Asurion Tech Repair & Solutions™, has opened in Gastonia at 2516 East Franklin Blvd., right off I-85 behind Walgreens. The store offers professional fixes for most consumer electronics, from smartphones, tablets, and computers to game consoles, smart speakers, drones, and more.

Key Points: 
  • Asurion Repair Experts Provide Fast Fixes on Phones, Tablets, Laptops, and More
    GASTONIA, N.C., April 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- A new electronics repair shop, Asurion Tech Repair & Solutions, has opened in Gastonia at 2516 East Franklin Blvd., right off I-85 behind Walgreens.
  • "At Asurion Tech Repair & Solutions, we understand how important our devices are, and more importantly, we know how frustrating it can be when they break," Olliver said.
  • The new Asurion Tech Repair & Solutions store brings the company's retail footprint to more than 800 locations across the U.S.
  • "We are excited to serve people in Gastonia with fast and affordable tech repair," said Dave Barbuto, CEO of Asurion Tech Repair & Solutions.

FCP ACQUIRES VILLAS AT DULUTH APARTMENTS IN ATLANTA FOR $37.7 MILLION

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Tuesday, April 19, 2022

CHEVY CHASE, Md., April 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- FCPannounces the acquisition of Villas at Duluth apartments in Gwinnett County for $37.7 million.

Key Points: 
  • CHEVY CHASE, Md., April 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- FCPannounces the acquisition of Villas at Duluth apartments in Gwinnett County for $37.7 million.
  • FCP has invested in 32 properties since its entry into the Atlanta market in 2015 and its multifamily portfolio in the market now stands at 6,566 units.
  • "Made up primarily of 3- and 4-bedroom units, Villas at Duluth caters well to the family demographic of the neighborhood."
  • Villas at Duluth is set within a wooded enclave with amenities including a pool, clubhouse, fitness center, playground, and dog park.