S.J. Collins News

Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 1:04pm
Saturday, February 18, 2017 - 3:13pm

Gusto! To Open North Decatur Square Development Outpost

Takorea, Hollywood Feed, and more slated for the 365 By Whole Foods Market-anchored project, according to Decatur Square site plan.

North Decatur Square, a forthcoming 90,000-square-foot commercial project at 2642 North Decatur Road, has secured a lease with gusto!, Nate Hybl, founder of the fast-growth restaurant in an email Wednesday confirmed with What Now Atlanta (WNA.)

"We're excited to be a part of this dynamic project and we can't wait to be a part of the kick-ass Decatur community," Hybl said.

Thursday, February 2, 2017 - 12:35pm

Jeff Garrison of S.J. Collins Enterprises explains how the lending environment has changed for the retail industry and discusses the firm's unique community-oriented development strategy.

In the era of e-commerce, the retail industry is transforming and adjusting to the new ways consumers prefer to shop. But despite these changes, the sector as a whole is still experiencing moderate growth, and the trend is expected to continue in 2017 and beyond. The retail properties most likely to survive and be successful in 2017 are those with high-quality retailers and amenities, and their owners are constantly adapting them to keep up with the times

Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 10:44am

FORT MYERS — The developer behind the first Whole Foods Market store in Fort Myers recently announced the tenants that will join the grocery store at the mixed-use project.

Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - 4:20pm

The forthcoming Whole Foods Market is getting some neighbors in south Fort Myers.

Keke’s Breakfast Café, Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers, Panera Bread and Zoes Kitchen will be joining the 45,000-square-foot Whole Foods, Lee County's first, at the forthcoming Daniels Marketplace. Developers plan to break ground on the 145,000-square-foot commercial project this spring, with an opening set for summer 2018.