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Skyline, A Wilbert PR Company

Skyline, a Wilbert PR company, is a public relations and communications firm specializing in commercial real estate. Skyline has significant clients in Charlotte, Nashville, Atlanta, Charleston/Columbia, South Carolina, and Grand Cayman. Skyline has deep expertise in all areas of traditional media relations, social media, and content creation and has previous experience delivering impactful PR programs for professional services firms. Founded by a former real estate journalist, Skyline has unparalleled national and local media relationships.

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SG Property Services Acquires Medical Plaza Property in Dallas

SG Property Services (SGPS) today announced the purchase of the 12-acre MacArthur Medical Plaza for $9.2 million via an affiliated entity. The 41,588-square-foot property is situated at 3501 N. MacArthur Blvd. Irving, Texas, a fast-growing area just northwest of Dallas. SGPS, a full-service commercial real estate firm based in Atlanta, creates value through acquisitions, development, leasing and property management.
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Atlanta Loft Conversion Garners Top Design Award and Recognition

Fulton Supply Lofts, a recently completed loft conversion project in downtown Atlanta, has been awarded the 2017 Design Excellence Award from the City of Atlanta Urban Design Commission for its historic authenticity and sustainable design. The property has also been given the first EarthCraft certification by the Southface Energy Institute for energy conservation and sustainability in a multifamily restoration.
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SG Property Services Adds Two Medical Buildings to Portfolio

Property Services, an Atlanta-based real estate firm with a focus on healthcare and professional office development, has acquired Johns Creek Medical and The Swan Building for a combined $11.9 million. The two properties, located at 6918 McGinnis Ferry Road in Johns Creek and 4165 Old Milton Parkway in Alpharetta, total 55,664 square feet.
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Shailendra Group Property Services Acquires 41K+ SF West of Atlanta

Shailendra Group Property Services (SGPS) today announced the purchase of Douglasville Medical Center and Prestley Mill Medical Center for a combined $7.5 million. The 41,772-square-foot acquisition includes 8820 Hospital Drive and 4586 Timber Ridge Drive properties
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Sachin Shailendra Gives Address at Clayton State University’s 2017 Spring Commencement

SG Contracting President and Georgia Board of Regents member Sachin Shailendra recently delivered a commencement address to Clayton State University graduates, faculty and guests. Shailendra's main message to graduates during the May 6, 2017, commencement ceremony was, "Don't ever give up. Always continue to work hard and strive to reach your goals."
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SG Contracting Breaks Ground on Primary School Learning Center for Esteemed Atlanta International School

SG Contracting, a leading Atlanta-based general contracting and construction management company, today announced it has broken ground on a new Primary School Learning Center for the Atlanta International School (AIS) located on the school’s campus in Buckhead.
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One Glenlake in Central Perimeter is pleased to announce

Cotiviti has leased 66,100 RSF on the 12th, 13th and 14th floors thanks to Joe Terrell with Highgate Partners. Clark, Richardson and Biskup Consulting Engineers has leased 12,931 RSF on the 6th floor thanks to Paul Hanna with JLL
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TYLER NIESS JOINS RED PROPELLER – Marketing Veteran to Lead East Coast Operations, International...

Red Propeller today announced marketing veteran Tyler Niess has joined the Seattle-based real estate advisory firm as its fourth partner. In this leadership position, he will help expand
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CRG Developing Two Building 1.7 Million Square Foot Spec Distribution Center Near Port of...

CRG has engaged JLL to market and lease a 1.7 million square foot speculative industrial development in Savannah. CRG, the real estate development arm of Clayco, purchased two parcels of land for the project last year. Steve Grable, SIOR and Chris Tomasulo of JLL represented CRG in the land acquisition from Dallas-based Stratford Land.
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Adventure Air Sports Bounces into Kennesaw’s Town Center Plaza

Adventure Air Sports, a state-of-the-art family entertainment center, has signed an eight-year lease at Town Center Plaza in Kennesaw, GA. It is the company’s first location in Georgia
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Raleigh-Durham Surprises as City to Watch

London and Silicon Valley heading up the Global Top 30 on JLL’s 2017 Investment Intensity Index? Not surprising. But Raleigh-Durham, Austin and Denver also making the list? Now that’s interesting. It’s because these smaller powerhouses are punching above their weight in proportion to their local GDP and going head-to-head with highly globalized markets that are traditionally more attractive to investors.
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JLL Selected to Market Former Bayer Campus in Memphis

Bayer U.S. has hired JLL to market for sale or lease its 43-acre, six building, 1 million-square-foot research and development center in Memphis. “The 43-acre former Bayer Research and Development campus represents an ideal redevelopment opportunity for healthcare corporations and other users seeking well-located sites in and around the Mid-South region,” said Jack Wohrman, SIOR, JLL Vice President.
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Financings Spur Value-Add Investment for Birmingham Apartments

JLL’s Capital Markets experts today announced the firm provided financing for the acquisition of Goodall-Brown Lofts and Fix Play Lofts, two multifamily assets located in Birmingham, Alabama. Highland Real Estate Capital purchased the buildings.
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JLL lands top NAI Brannen Goddard broker

JLL has hired Brad Pope, one of Atlanta’s top industrial brokers, as a senior vice president in JLL Atlanta’s Industrial Group. Pope will focus on agency listings and corporate services brokerage.
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JLL Named a World’s Most Ethical Company for 10th Consecutive Year

Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated (NYSE: JLL) has been recognized by the Ethisphere Institute as a 2017 World’s Most Ethical Company®. The honor acknowledges, for the 10th consecutive year, the strong principles of business and professional ethics that are inherent in JLL’s values, culture and strategy as well as its interactions with clients, customers, vendors and employees. The Ethisphere Institute is a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices.
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Crescent Communities Starts Construction on Apartment Community in Atlanta’s Perimeter

Crescent Communities, has secured financing for an upscale for-rent multifamily community now under way in Atlanta’s booming Perimeter neighborhood. The community, Crescent Perimeter, will consist of 320 apartments units ranging from one to three bedrooms. Situated at 5755 Glenridge Road in Sandy Springs, Georgia, the contemporary community will be four and five stories surrounding a parking deck within the 26-acre Lakeside office park just north of I-285.
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Renderings Revealed for Fetch, a Restaurant and Dog Park Coming Soon to O4W

Fetch has released the first renderings of the restaurant and dog park bar concept coming to Atlanta’s Old Fourth Ward neighborhood. Fetch is the first restaurant concept by Atlanta businessman Stephen Ochs and his business partner, Garrett Reynolds. The restaurant is expected to open this Fall. More...
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Grubb Properties Selects JLL to Market The Park at Perimeter Center East – The...

JLL today announced that Grubb Properties engaged its Agency Leasing group to market and lease The Park at Perimeter Center East. JLL Associates Liz Koteles and David Horne will oversee leasing for the three-building office park. Charlotte-based Grubb Properties acquired the 19.5-acre property in 2015, representing the firm’s first office investment in Atlanta. More...

Z Gallerie to Open 225,000 Square-Foot Warehouse in Lithia Springs

JLL announced today it has represented Z Gallerie in its plans to open an east coast distribution and customer service center at Skyview Business Center in Lithia Springs, west of Atlanta. The distribution center is expected to create 115 jobs and be fully operational by 2019. JLL Senior Vice President Steve Grable, SIOR and Executive Vice President Barry Hill represented Z Gallerie in the lease negotiations

MEMA Relocates Corporate Headquarters in Research Triangle Park

Motor and Equipment Manufacturer’s Association, the trade association for motor vehicle and mobility suppliers and parts manufacturers and remanufacturers, announced today plans to relocate its corporate headquarters within Research Triangle Park.

Climate-controlled storage facility under construction in Durham, North Carolina

A new climate controlled self-storage facility is under construction at 3302 Petty Rd in Durham, conveniently located to both Duke University and UNC Chapel Hill along Highway 15-501. JLL will oversee the construction of the project for the developer and owner, 3302 Petty Road, LLC. More...

La Fête Chocolat Opens First U.S. Location in Atlanta

La Fête Chocolat, one of South America’s largest high-end chocolate manufacturers, opened its first U.S. retail location at Lenox Square Mall in November. Lenox Square Mall is one of the premier shopping destinations in the Southeast with nearly 250 specialty stores. JLL’s Retail team, led by Senior Vice President Sarah Williams and Senior Associate Logan Elder, represented La Fête

Betsy Peck Named to Executive Leadership Honor Roll of OnBoard

JLL’s Americas Markets Chief Operating Officer Betsy Peck was recently named to the Executive Leadership Honor Roll of OnBoard. Based in Atlanta, OnBoard is a non-profit organization with a goal to demonstrate the impact women can make in the boardroom and in executive leadership. OnBoard is a catalyst to increase the number of women in the boardroom for companies in Georgia. More...

Circle K doubles regional office in Charlotte

Circle K, Couche-Tard’s largest and most international convenience store brand, will double the size of its Charlotte office at Coliseum Centre. JLL Executive Vice President Bryan White and Managing Director Jim Thorp led the site selection process on behalf of Circle K.

JLL Lands on Forbes ‘The Just 100: List of America’s Best Corporate Citizens’

JLL’s excellence in corporate citizenship was recently acknowledged in one of our most prestigious honors yet. Forbes, in partnership with JUST Capital, compiled a list of 100 companies committed to social responsibility. The inaugural list is based on a survey of 50,000 Americans over the last 18 months on workplace and ethics issues among U.S. public companies

New Office Building Slated for Historic South End

JLL announced today its agency leasing team will market and lease a new Class A office development coming to 2100 S. Tryon Street in historic South End. Charlotte-based Vision Ventures will develop the innovative property. Tom FitzGerald, Vice President with JLL, will lead JLL’s team.

Rentokil North America Companies Relocate to Carmel Crossing Office Park

Vision Properties announced today that the Charlotte operations of Rentokil North America will relocate its Charlotte-area regional headquarters to the Davie Building in Carmel Crossing Office Park.

Orlando’s First Earth Fare to Anchor Luxury Mixed-Use Project

Crescent Communities, a leading developer in Orlando for more than 20 years, announced today the purchase of a 4.6-acre site slated for a walkable mixed-use development in Downtown Orlando. The site was formerly owned by Orlando Health. More...
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Charlotte Multifamily Developer to Enter Greenville, SC with New Apartment Community

Proffitt Dixon Partners, a Charlotte-based multifamily investment and development firm, said today its new apartment community, Ellison on Broad, is nearing completion in Greenville with the first units delivering in December. The five-story apartment community features 201 high-end apartments available in a studio, one bedroom, or two bedroom configuration with spa-like bathrooms.
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JLL Tops Inaugural “JUST 100” List for the Real Estate Industry

JLL (NYSE:JLL) today was named America’s Most JUST Company in the real estate industry, according to JUST Capital and Forbes magazine’s inaugural “JUST 100 List.” The list ranks the publicly traded companies in the U.S. that perform best on workplace and ethics issues that Americans care most about. One of the largest surveys ever conducted on attitudes towards corporate behavior, the survey of 50,000 Americans over the last 18 months ranks U.S. companies against their peers within 32 major industries.

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Ginnie Mae Outlines Action on VA Refinance Speeds

In a letter today to Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), Ginnie Mae outlines its actions to curb VA refinance speeds and aggressive marketing by some VA approved lenders. As Ginnie Mae notes in its letter, rapid refinance and loan churning was recognized as a problem in its VA portfolio last year. This led to Ginnie Mae’s initial measures to change its program rules to address the issue. These initial measures were successful in stopping these practices with many lenders.

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Secretary Zinke Announces $94.3 Million to States for Parks and Outdoor...

U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke today announced that $94.3 million will be distributed for outdoor recreation and conservation projects to the 50 states, U.S. territories, and the District of Columbia from the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF), which is funded through offshore oil and gas leasing. These funds are awarded through federal matching grants that leverage public and private investment in America’s state and local public parks.