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Terrapin Beer Company Gets The Call-Up At SunTrust Park
The Daily Meal | October 18, 2016

Beer, barbecue and baseball are staples of summer in the south. Terrapin Beer Company and the Atlanta Braves plan to deliver them all through a brand-new taproom and microbrewery at The Battery Atlanta, adjacent to SunTrust Park, the soon-to-be new home of the Braves.

The Terrapin Taproom will be a restaurant operated by Delaware North, offering a rotating tap list that includes many of the signature beers that have elevated and defined Terrapin within the craft beer world since 2002. Fans of the Athens-based brewer can expect to enjoy classic Terrapin brews such as Hopsecutioner, HI-5, RecreationAle and Rye Pale Ale. The Taproom will also feature the world-famous Fox Bros. Bar-B-Q. Named the best barbecue in Atlanta by a host of publications, Fox Bros. will bring its special blend of Texas heat and southern spice to The Terrapin Taproom.

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Alpharetta's growth just tip of the iceberg
Alpharetta Herald | October 12, 2016

Alpharetta continues to blaze the trail for business growth and development wins in the North Atlanta area.

Just in the last three months, it has seen mega-million-dollar purchases of Sanctuary Park ($265 million), EndoChoice ($210 million), and Avalon ($500 million). With an improving economy and a shrinking supply of Class A office space, there may be much more to come.

Alpharetta's vacancy rate for Class A office space is a little more than 8 percent, which is both a blessing and a curse. While certainly preferable to the alternative, it also makes it harder to compete with other cities looking to attract the corporate campuses that Alpharetta has for years.

However, help is on the way. Near Windward Parkway a new project dubbed "Edison" will add over 200,000 square feet of office space in the form of corporate campuses, aimed at attracting a millennial workforce. Two buildings will house conference space, gyms and cafeterias in addition to outdoor recreations space.

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Braves' partners to soon start pre-leasing apartments at SunTrust Park
Atlanta Journal Constitution | September 28, 2016

Want to live next to SunTrust Park?

Pre-leasing of three apartment communities within The Battery Atlanta project will start in December, with units opening in March, just weeks before the opening of the Braves new Cobb County ballpark, the development team said Wednesday.

Apartment giant Pollack Shores said communities within the combined Home at the Battery Atlanta - The Residences, The Flats and Parkside - will each feature unique fixtures and amenities in one- and two-bedroom floor plans.

The Residences will be an 81-unit community set atop the Battery's terrace featuring a rooftop bar and launch and wraparound balcony overlooking SunTrust Park.

Parkside, a 211-unit development closest to the stadium, will feature a premium clubhouse.

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Battery Atlanta construction update (SLIDESHOW)
Atlanta Business Chronicle | September 21, 2016

The massive live-work-play development that will surround SunTrust Park in Cobb County is starting to take shape.

Check out the progress in the slideshow below.

The development of Battery Atlanta promises to bring numerous benefits to Cumberland-Galleria and the rest of Cobb County as it creates a year-round destination to accompany other attractions in the county. It opens in 2017 with the ballpark.

The restaurant/retail component of Battery Atlanta, being done by Brave's development partner Fuqua Development, leads off with a roster of restaurants that include Antico Pizza, Cru Food and Wine Bar, Tomahawk Taproom (featuring Fox Bros. Bar-B-Q), a Superica "Mex-Tex" concept by chef Ford Fry, and a steakhouse concept with chef Linton Hopkins. An additional 350,000 square feet-worth of retail is also on tap, according to Schiller.

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Large Mixed-Use 'Tech' Projects in Works for Alpharetta
North Fulton Herald | September 21, 2016

You may not be aware, but competition for millennial-based tech companies is heating up. And two major developments in Alpharetta could likely help the "Technology City of the South" maintain its luster heading into the next decade.

The TPA Group, a private real estate investment, acquisitions and development firm headquartered in Atlanta, is involved in both projects, which will provide significant relief in an office market that is about full.

TPA is working with Fuqua Development LLC on a 62-acre, mixed-use project at the southwestern corner of Ga. 400 and Haynes Bridge Road. This is a relatively massive development that would include 430 apartments, 70 townhomes, 78,800 square feet of retail, 36,800 square feet of restaurants, 500,500 square feet of office space and 17 acres of greenspace. Initial renderings show 10-story office buildings and 5-story buildings with street-level retail with lofts, apartments and offices above.

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Mizuno partners with Atlanta Braves with Battery experience center
Atlanta Journal Constitution | September 21, 2016

Atlanta Braves on Wednesday announced a partnership agreement with sports equipment giant Mizuno, which will include a showroom "experience center" at the adjoining Battery Atlanta entertainment district.

Mizuno, which has its U.S. headquarters in metro Atlanta, will be the team's official "baseball gear partner," and the brand will have prominent advertising within the new SunTrust Park, and offer a unique program to loan baseball gloves to fans to catch foul balls, the partners said in a news release.

The Braves said the Mizuno will have multiple baseball glove kiosks throughout SunTrust Park where fans can check out gloves and return them at no charge or purchase them after games.

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Proposed 62-acre Alpharetta project would be geared to tech users
Atlanta Business Chronicle | September 9, 2016

Atlanta-based Fuqua Development LLC is joining a major suburban mixed-use project.

Fuqua, one of Atlanta's most prolific retail developers, will work with TPA Group to develop a 62-acre project at Haynes Bridge Road and Georgia 400. The development team recently submitted plans in the city of Alpharetta.

The project would include 430 apartments, 70 townhomes, 78,800 square feet of retail, 36,800 square feet of restaurants, 500,500 square feet of office space and about 17 acres of greenspace.

The architect is Wakefield Beasley & Associates.

The project is seeking a rezoning and variances. It's set to go before Alpharetta's planning commission on Oct. 6.

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Work will begin soon on Peachtree Corners' $150M town center
The Atlanta Journal Constitution | August 12, 2016

Construction is expected to begin soon on Peachtree Corner's new town center, a $150 million project that will include restaurants, retail and residential space.

The city recently announced on Facebook that work is expected to begin this fall at the site on the southern corner of Peachtree Parkway and Medlock Bridge Road. Developer Fuqua Development is "currently in the process of coordinating and finalizing multiple leases," the Facebook post said.

No potential tenants have been announced.

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Developer seeks makeover of land near Atlanta Beltline in Reynoldstown
The Atlanta Journal Constitution | July 26, 2016

Madison Yards, a major residential-commercial makeover of the Leggett & Platt industrial site on the Atlanta Beltline in southeast Atlanta, is scheduled to come before the City Council Zoning Committee on Wednesday.

Fuqua Development is seeking rezoning of the 17.5-acre site at 905 Memorial Drive SE in Reynoldstown to allow 400 multi-family units, 200 senior units and 130,000 square feet of retail and restaurant space anchored by a grocery store.

The project also will offer a theater, health club, parking in multiple on-site decks and retail space along the Beltline featuring two-sided glass storefronts, according to a Fuqua website on the development. Fuqua notes that 3,900 multi-family units are in development in the area.

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Publix in talks for another intown store
Atlanta Business Chronicle | July 22, 2016

Publix Super Markets Inc. looks like the latest grocer to become a fan of the Atlanta Beltline.

Publix would become the grocery anchor in the $250 million redevelopment of the Leggett & Platt site, according to sources familiar with the talks.

The site, which spans 17 acres on Memorial Drive and along the Beltline, is being redeveloped by Atlanta-based Fuqua Development LLC.

Publix has entered advanced discussions to become part of the project, known as Madison Yards, which will include 150,000 square feet of retail (including a movie theater and grocery store), 600 residential units, 85,000 square feet of office, and townhomes.

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