We seek market-driven development opportunities in the retail, multi-family, and senior active living asset classes. Here is a little bit about what has been going on at Watkins.

March
2018

Watkins Delivers ‘Trees’ Community Concept in Gainsville, Georgia

Trees of Gainesville, an Earth Craft Certified, 348-unit apartment home community located at 100 Foothills Parkway, just off Jesse Jewel Parkway in Gainesville, Ga. Thirteen buildings will complete the community of one-, two- and three-bedroom apartments. Three buildings have been delivered and the remaining ten are expected to be complete by third quarter 2018.

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September
2017

Ground Breaks on Publix-anchored Center in Huntsville

Publix Super Market will anchor The Pinnacle at Providence located at the intersection of Old Monrovia and Johns Roads in Huntsville, Al. When completed in 2018, the 59,600-square foot neighborhood center will expand the amenity base for residents of Providence, a nearby master-planned, mixed-use community.

In addition to a 45,600-square foot Publix Super Market—the market’s 3rd storefront for the Florida-based grocer—Courtney Murray, DDS (2000 sq. ft.) and Allure Nails Spa (2200 sq.ft.) have already joined the tenant line-up that will also include an additional 9,800 square feet of shop space along with one .92-acre outparcel to accommodate national and regional retailers and service providers as well as local and regional restaurants. Construction financing for the 9.2-acre site is provided by BB&T Corporation (NYSE: BBT).

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September
2017

Trees of Avalon Apartments Sells

Watkins sells Trees of Avalon, a 500-unit apartment community in McDonough, GA to Fairfield Residential for $58.6 million. Chris Spain and Alex Brown of Cushman & Wakefield represented Watkins in the transaction.

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January
2017

Sold Tree Park Apartments

Brandon Whitesell, Chris Spain, and Alex Brown represented Watkins Real Estate Group in the $58.8 million sale of TreePark, a 456-unit apartment community located in Flowery Branch, GA.