Fri 02/ 16/ 18

Hartman Simons Key in Negotiating Franklin Gateway Expansion in Marietta

By |2018-02-16T19:12:44+00:00February 16th, 2018|

Hartman Simons Key in Negotiating Franklin Gateway Expansion in Marietta 02/16/18 Hartman Simons’ Partner Diane Lidz represented the City of Marietta in negotiating the sale of 17 acres of land at Franklin Gateway to the golf entertainment company Drive Shack. Drive Shack intends to build their golf and sports entertainment center adjacent to the [...]

Wed 02/ 14/ 18

Three Reasons to Keep an Eye on Atlanta Development in 2018…AND MORE

By |2018-02-14T18:37:34+00:00February 14th, 2018|

3 Reasons To Keep An Eye On Atlanta Development In 2018, By Alec Berkman, Bisnow “Atlanta made waves in January when it was chosen as one of 20 finalists for Amazon’s $5B HQ2 and the e-commerce giant’s interest in Atlanta comes as development dollars pour into its highly active data and office markets. Big-name companies [...]

Tue 02/ 13/ 18

How Red Hot Food Hall Concepts Are Changing The Development Scene (Part 1 of a 3-Part Series)

By |2018-03-16T15:52:48+00:00February 13th, 2018|

Hartman Simons’ Jeremy Cohen Discusses Food Hall Leases 02/13/18 Hartman Simons’ partner, Jeremy Cohen, discusses issues arising out of negotiations of leases in food halls and operational concerns for developers and landlords, including addressing tenant build out, safety, balancing tenant mix and addressing tax credits and creative financing techniques. The following is part 1 [...]

Wed 02/ 7/ 18

Atlanta’s Co-Working Boom Puts Pressure on Traditional Office Leases…AND MORE

By |2018-02-07T21:58:57+00:00February 7th, 2018|

Atlanta Co-Working Boom Puts Pressure On Traditional Office Leases, By Travis Gonzalez, Bisnow “Atlanta has become one of the top five markets in the U.S. for co-working. As the number of tech companies and startups in the city grows, co-working companies have acquired properties in Atlanta’s urban core and surrounding suburbs.”   Commercial, Government Construction in [...]

Wed 01/ 24/ 18

Consumer Wage Growth Could Bode Well For Commercial Real Estate in 2018…AND MORE

By |2018-01-24T22:31:54+00:00January 24th, 2018|

Consumer Wage Growth Could Bode Well For Commercial Real Estate In 2018, By Champaign Williams, Bisnow “Should the increase in wage growth persist, it could translate to higher consumer spending, providing a boost to both retail and apartment landlords — though forecast headwinds in the multifamily sector may cancel out any added benefits wage growth [...]

Wed 01/ 17/ 18

5 Ways New Tax Legislation Will Impact CRE Professionals…AND MORE

By |2018-01-19T16:36:25+00:00January 17th, 2018|

5 Ways New Tax Legislation Will Impact CRE Professionals, By Alec Berkman, Bisnow “Commercial real estate, the network of industries in which President Donald Trump first amassed and now holds much of his wealth, is expected to immediately benefit from the new tax plan. CRE investors and companies, regardless of size, structure or specialty, will be [...]

Wed 01/ 10/ 18

2018’s Retail Outlook Can Be Summed Up in 3 Words- Reduce, Reuse, Recycle…AND MORE

By |2018-01-10T16:57:04+00:00January 10th, 2018|

2018’s Retail Outlook Can Be Summed Up In 3 Words — Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, By Lara O’Keefe, Bisnow “Though retail real estate has suffered greatly from the massive closures of major brick-and-mortar retailers in the past year, there are still ample investment opportunities in the sector.”   Slow And Steady Growth: 2018 Performance Forecast For Top 4 Commercial [...]

Tue 01/ 9/ 18

Hartman Simons Represents Ardent In Kaiser Permanente Buckhead Lease

By |2018-01-10T17:15:57+00:00January 9th, 2018|

Hartman Simons Represents Ardent In Kaiser Permanente Buckhead Lease 01/09/18 Hartman Simons’ Ruth Hughes represented The Ardent Companies in drafting and negotiating the lease agreement that will keep Kaiser Permanente in Buckhead’s Piedmont Center office park. This is the first big office deal for Atlanta’s commercial real estate market in 2018. Kaiser, a tenant [...]

Wed 01/ 3/ 18

Experts Say Atlanta Office Should Continue Healthy Trend with Little Spec in 2018…AND MORE

By |2018-01-04T20:12:30+00:00January 3rd, 2018|

Experts: Atlanta Office Should Continue Healthy Trend With Little Spec In 2018, By Jarred Schenke, Bisnow  “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. Rents have grown, despite [...]

Wed 01/ 3/ 18

Hartman Simons’ Attorneys Elected to Equity Partner and Partner

By |2018-01-03T17:20:10+00:00January 3rd, 2018|

Rivera and Kuller Elected to Equity Partner and Partner 01/03/18 Hartman Simons & Wood LLP, one of the nation’s leading commercial real estate law firms, announced Ryan P. Rivera and Whalen J. Kuller have been elected to equity partner and partner, respectively. These promotions went into effect January 1. “Ryan and Whalen’s commitment to [...]