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Fuqua Development puts prime Beltline property under contract
Atlanta Business Chroncile | November 24, 2015

Fuqua Development has an agreement to buy a 17-acre site next to the Atlanta Beltline's Eastside Trail - the largest contiguous piece of land along the rapidly changing Memorial Drive corridor.

Fuqua Development, led by Jeff Fuqua and partner Heather Correa, have the Leggett & Platt Inc. building under contract, with plans to rezone property and close on the transaction by this time next year.

Details of the agreement were not available, but the site was expected to fetch at least $1.5 million to $2 million an acre, or $25 million to more than $30 million. It includes the more than 300,000-square-foot Leggett & Platt building and surrounding land on Memorial Drive east of downtown Atlanta and just north of Interstate 20 for sale.

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Sprouts, Northwood Ravin, help spur Fuqua Development project
Atlanta Business Chronicle | November 13, 2015

Fuqua Development recently added two key pieces to its mixed-use project along Scott Boulevard, a thoroughfare northeast of downtown Decatur seeing a wave of new investment.

Developer Jeff Fuqua confirmed Sprouts Farmers Market will be the project's grocery anchor, which involves the redevelopment of about 14 acres along Scott Boulevard, including Blackmon Drive.

Fuqua Development, led by Fuqua and business partner Heather Correa, recently sold land for the expansion of the project's residential component to apartment developer Northwood Ravin. The company is already under construction on 250 units. The recent acquisition of more land allows for phase two, which would consist of up to 450 units.

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Atlanta's Top Commercial Developers - RETAIL
Atlanta Business Chronicle | November 6, 2015

Refers to square feet developed from 2014 through Oct. 2015, either completed or under construction. All figures are for the 20-county metro Atlanta area. May include office, industrial and retail properties.

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Sprouts to open Morningside location in early 2016
Atlanta Business Chronicle | November 5, 2015

A new natural foods grocer is set to open Feb. 3 in the Morningside neighborhood.

Sprouts Farmers Market will open its 10th Atlanta location at a new mixed-use project at Piedmont Avenue and Cheshire Bridge Road.

Arizona-based Sprouts now is hiring 100 full and part-time workers for the 26,540-square-foot store.

The 6-acre project, from Atlanta's Fuqua Development LLC and Mill Creek Residential, also includes 300 apartments and some additional retail space along Piedmont.

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Batson-Cook Posts Record Growth With This Strategy
Globest.com | November 4, 2015

Since Kajima USA acquired Batson-Cook Development Company in 2008, it has posted successive years of record growth. The company has developed multifamily projects, mixed-use properties and plenty of healthcare real estate.

Specifically, the commercial real estate development firm has seen revenues and profits rise year-over-year for the last eight years. It's the best period in the company's 52-year history. The firm to date has delivered or started more than $1.5 billion in new product this cycle-and a new partnership with Fuqua Development is expected to continue the trajectory.

"Batson-Cook Development Company has had the good fortune of forming partnerships early with some of the top developers in the region including established companies like Novare Group and Fuqua Development,"

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53 new residential projects proposed around metro Atlanta (SLIDESHOW)
Atlanta Business Chronicle | October 26, 2015

Atlanta's housing market is on fire, with hardly a day passing without another new residential development announced or proposed.

The Atlanta Board of REALTORS recently reported that 4,262 homes sold in the 11-county metro area during September, an increase of 12.3 percent over September 2014. Average and median sales prices continue to outpace 2014's prices, the Atlanta Board of REALTORS reported.

"Low housing inventory continues to directly impact home prices in Atlanta as we move into the Fall season," ABR President Ennis Antoine said in a statement.

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Peachtree Corners moves forward with Town Center project (SLIDESHOW)
Atlanta Business Chronicle | October 23, 2015

Peachtree Corners is moving forward with its planned Town Center development.

This week, the Peachtree Corners City Council approved funding for the mixed-use project, which is being developed in partnership with Atlanta's Fuqua Development LLC.

The city approved a $15.25 million bond resolution (to be paid for with SPLOST dollars) that will fund the roads, parking deck and a more than 2-acre town green at the development.

The 20.6-acre project across from the Forum will include at least 10 restaurants, office space, retail shops, a theater and 70 townhomes from John Wieland Homes.

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Peachtree Corners approves revenue bonds for new town center
The Atlanta Journal Constitution | October 21, 2015

The Peachtree Corners City Council approved an ordinance Tuesday to provide funding for the city's portion of construction of the new Town Center. The city will build the roads, parking deck and town green, Fuqua Development is responsible for the development of the retail and restaurants. John Wieland Homes will be responsible for the development of more than 70 townhomes.

The ordinance authorizes Peachtree Corners and the city's Downtown Development Authority to finance up to $15,250,000 in revenue bonds for the acquisition, construction and parking facilities related to the proposed new facilities.

The Town Center, to be built on 20.6 acres of undeveloped land on Peachtree Parkway across from The Forum shopping center, will be a mixed-use development featuring retail, restaurants, office space, townhomes, and a two-acre Town Green. The expected date of completion is fall, 2017.

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Braves Announce 5 Restaurants at New Mixed-Use Development - Interview with Jeff Fuqua (Video)
WAGA | Fox 5 Atlanta | October 16, 2015
Report: Sprouts Farmers Market coming to Decatur
decaturish.com | October 15, 2015

Tomorrow's News Today is reporting that Phoenix-based Sprouts Farmers Market will be the organic grocery store to anchor Fuqua's Decatur Crossing at Scott Boulevard and North Decatur Road.

The news site attributes a "source familiar with the plans."

Tomorrow's News Today says, "Since entering the metro Atlanta market in 2014, Sprouts has opened eight stores with at least four more coming soon. New Sprouts locations are scheduled to open in East Cobb and 'Morningside Heights' early next year."

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