August 24, 2018

DAVID MARTIN 2018 REME Award - CPM of the Year Finalist

David Martin, CPM, Director of Management Services at Collett, is one of five finalists who may be selected to receive the 2018 REME Award—CPM of the Year. Read More

June 12, 2018

Earth Fare aims to bring 'longer healthier, happier lives' to Fort Mill. And Soon.

Earth Fare aims to bring 'longer healthier, happier lives' to Fort Mill. And Soon. By John Marks The Herald Online Read More

April 11, 2018

Duckworth’s Grill & Taphouse Re-Opens Park Road Location as Duckworth’s Kitchen & Taphouse

Duckworth’s Grill & Taphouse Re-Opens Park Road Location as Duckworth’s Kitchen & Taphouse Read More

April 09, 2018

2017 CoStar Power Broker Award - Stanford Garnett

For the second year in a row Stanford Garnett has been named 2017 CoStar Power Broker in the Charlotte Market! Read More

March 26, 2018

Club Pilates Studio Opens in The Pointe at Barclay

Boutique Pilates Studio Opens in The Pointe at Barclay Offering Members Complete Full-Body Workout Wilmington, NC (March, 2018) – Club Pilates, the nation’s largest premium Pilates franchise, will be opening their 2nd Wilmington location in April 2018 at The Pointe at Barclay. The new studio will offer members reformer- based, total body workouts that help with posture, balance, flexibility and strength. Read More

January 31, 2018

Another Poke Bros. location set to open...

The Ohio-based Poke Bros. will open the second of four planned Upstate locations this week. An Easley restaurant, located at 125 Rolling Hills Cirle, will hold a grand opening Feb. 1. Read More

January 11, 2018

Bobbi Jo Conigliaro, CPM CREW Charlotte Member Spotlight

Collett Senior Property Manager, Bobbi Jo Conigliaro, CPM is the January 2018 Member Spotlight for CREW Charlotte Read More

November 09, 2017

New Orangetheory Fitness Studio Coming to The Pointe at Barclay in Wilmington, NC

High-Intensity Interval Fitness Franchise Continues Expansion With Second Coastal North Carolina Studio Read More

November 08, 2017

Rise Biscuits Donuts to open in Greenville in February 2018

The Durham, N.C., franchise will be opening its first South Carolina location at 1507 Woodruff Road, in front of Hobby Lobby and next to Fresh Market. Read More

November 06, 2017

NorthPointe releases details about retail and restaurant spaces

The newest marketing materials from NorthPointe show approximately 20,000 square feet of retail and restaurant space in the planned mixed-use development. Read More

October 24, 2017

Tinker Air Force Base Fuels Retail Growth in Midwest City, OK

Tinker Air Force Base Fuels Retail Growth in Midwest City, OK Read More

October 23, 2017

Giggles Drop-In Childcare to open in Pelham 85 shopping center

The second Giggles Drop-In Childcare location in the Upstate will open at 3620 Pelham Road on the end cap of the Pelham 85 shopping center to the left of Earth Fare. Read More

October 16, 2017

Kairos Greek Kitchen inks deal for Lewis Plaza

The 2,500 SF restaurant will feature counter service with seating for 70. Read More

September 21, 2017

Hawaii's favorite raw fish treat comes to Greenville

Chances are, if you know the difference between ceviche and crudo or tartare and carpaccio, you didn’t learn that at the local meat ‘n’ three. Read More

September 19, 2017

Charlotte NextGen

Monday, November 13th 2017 Dilworth Neighborhood Grill 911 East Morehead Street, Charlotte, NC 28204 5:30 - 7:30 PM Read More

May 15, 2017

First Look: Happy + Hale opens May 17 in Greenville, SC

When a restaurant marketed as fast-casual has the Old English term “hale” in its name (meaning free from disease or infirmity; robust; vigorous), you might assume the menu options are slightly more sophisticated than grilled chicken salad. Read More

March 24, 2017

Sidewall Pelham Road Location Opens Today

Today, Sidewall Pizza Company unveils it's newest location at 3598 Pelham Road. Read More

March 07, 2017

Collett to Manage and Lease Mooresville Festival

Mooresville, NC, March 2017 – Collett, headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, is pleased to announce that it has been named the management and leasing agent for Mooresville Festival in Mooresville, North Carolina. Mooresville Festival contains a total of 160,000 square feet (SF) including two anchors, Kohl’s and Big Lots and shadow anchored by Belk. Read More

February 23, 2017

Terrace brings 'Southern favorites with a twist' to the West End

Owner Stewart Penick hopes restaurant will be known as dinner destination Read More

January 12, 2017

Travelers Rest's Farmhouse Tacos Now Open

At long last, Chris Williamson is seeing a lifelong dream become reality. Read More

January 09, 2017

Road Dedication - Lewis Crossing Shopping Center

Celebration of the opening of the two roundabouts as part of Interstate 40/Highway 65B Interchange and Highway 286 (Dave Ward Drive) improvements near the Lewis Crossing Shopping Center Read More

January 09, 2017

Collett to Manage and Lease Lewisville Commons

Collett has been named the management and leasing agent for Lewisville Commons neighborhood shopping center. Lewisville Commons is a 75,951 SF center anchored by a Lowe's Food grocery store. Read More

September 01, 2016

Greenville getting a 2nd Wild Wing location this year

Wing lovers rejoice, Greenville is getting another Wild Wing Café, according to a representative with the company. Read More

August 26, 2016

Charlotte's brunch-centric Terrace Cafe eyes Greenville

The Queen City’s Terrace Café is coming to Greenville and is set to open their doors around the end of this year. Read More

June 27, 2016

Expansion on menu for Terrace Cafe, two new deals signed

Two new locations of the Terrace Café are in the works. And founder and CEO Stewart Penick says he has further has expansion in his sights. Read More

May 17, 2016


Collett is pleased to announce Sid Welch, Senior Property Manager and Will Black, Broker in joining the Charlotte office. Read More

May 04, 2016

Tin Lizzy's opening May 16 - Greenville, SC

Atlanta-based Tin Lizzy’s Cantina announced it will be opening to the public on Monday, May 16. Read More

April 13, 2016

National retailer opens lou lou Boutique downtown

Virginia-based Lou Lou Boutique recently opened a new 1,828-square-foot location at 201 North Main St., Greenville. Read More

April 11, 2016

Another brewery is on tap for Concord.

Twenty-six Acres Brewing Co. has started construction on its roughly 8,800-square-foot brewery. It is targeting a mid-summer opening at 7285 West Winds Blvd. That’s located in our West Winds business park near the Concord airport. Read More

April 11, 2016

Tucanos Brazilian Grill

Tucanos Brazilian Grill, set to open its first-ever South Carolina location at Magnolia Park in Greenville, SC on April 28,2016. Read More

March 17, 2016

Performance Bicycle to open in Greenville

Performance Bicycle, a cycling retailer, is expanding to South Carolina with the opening of its first store in the state at 535 Haywood Road, in the Gallery Shopping Center across the street from the Haywood Mall. Read More

February 04, 2016

Buyer of The Gallery plans courtyard, renovation

Major appearance changes are planned at The Gallery shopping center on Haywood Road. A New York company, DNA Property Management, plans to develop a courtyard and renovate a side building to accommodate outdoor recreation retailers. Records show Doolittle Gallery LLC purchased the 142,000-square-foot center in November from Greenville Center 676 LLC for $13 million. Read More

January 21, 2016

Chicken Salad Chick to Open first Mt.Pleasant Location

Chicken Salad Chick, the nation's only southern inspired, fast casual chicken salad restaurant concept, announced today its first location in Mt.Pleasant, SC will open Tuesday, January 26 at 280 West Coleman Blvd. Read More

January 12, 2016

Wesley Walls to Join Collett

Welcome to Collett, Wesley Walls! Wesley joined the Collett Development team in late 2015 Read More

January 08, 2016

Atlanta's Tin Lizzy's Cantina to open in Greenville

Atlanta-based Tin Lizzy’s Cantina is expanding to Greenville with a new 5,000-square-foot restaurant planned to open in April at Magnolia Park on Woodruff Road. Read More

December 02, 2015

MLB player, wife to bring Orangetheory studio to University area

Professional baseball player Chris Narveson and his wife, Kelli, are opening an Orangetheory Fitness studio in Charlotte’s University area this winter. The studio at 3016-B Prosperity Church Road, near Fresh Market, is expected to open by the end of January, said Kelli Narveson. Construction on the new studio is slated to be done by the end of the year. Read more here: Read More

November 03, 2015

Award-Winning Breakfast, Brunch and Lunch Franchise Hatches in Mount Pleasant

Another Broken Egg Cafe brings "Egg-Ceptional" southern-inspired cuisine to South Carolina Read More

October 29, 2015

Chicken Salad Chick Opens First Location in Asheville

Chicken Salad Chick, the nation's only southern inspired, fast casual chicken salad restaurant concept Read More

October 01, 2015

Chicken Salad Chick opening third Greenville location

Chicken Salad Chick will be opening its third Greenville location in spring 2016. Read More

August 26, 2015

Marco's Pizza is rapidly expanding its national footprint

Ohio-based Marco’s Pizza is rapidly expanding its national footprint and has its sights set on several fast-growing markets in the Southeast, including Charlotte. Read More

August 19, 2015

Lewis Crossing Shopping Center

Conway, AR, August 2015 – Collett, headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, is pleased to announce that Lewis Crossing Shopping Center is now under construction at the southeast quadrant of I-40 and Dave Ward Boulevard in Conway, Arkansas. Read More

August 11, 2015

The Fresh Market expands presence in South Carolina with opening of eighth store in the state

Opening festivities include giveaways, sampling and chances to win The Fresh Market gift cards Read More

July 22, 2015

Collett to Manage Brawley Gateway Center, Mooresville, NC

Mooresville, NC, July 2015 – Collett, headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, is pleased to announce that it has been named the management agent for the Brawley Gateway Center in Mooresville, North Carolina. Brawley Gateway Center contains a total of 12,903 rentable square footage space for Medical or Office use. Collett Real Estate Manager Denice Abbott will serve as the Property Manager for this location. Read More

July 21, 2015

Chicken Salad Chick Opens in Greensboro, NC

A brand new restaurant opens in Greensboro today; so of course, we had to bring Chicken Salad Chick on the Good Morning Show! Read More

July 07, 2015

The Lost Cajun restaurant is on tap to open on Pelham Road this year

The Pelham shopping plaza is getting yet another addition. The Lost Cajun restaurant is on tap to open across from The Local Taco in August. The location will be the first for the Upstate and the second for South Carolina - one opened in Lexington earlier this year. Read More

July 06, 2015

Forest Gate Shopping Center, Brevard, NC

Brevard, NC, July 2015 – Collett, headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, is pleased to announce that it has been named the management and leasing agent for the Forest Gate Shopping Center in Brevard, North Carolina. Forest Gate contains a total of 175,475 rentable square feet (SF) and includes 2 shadow anchor stores separately owned by Wal*Mart and Belk. Read More

June 17, 2015

Wells Fargo & Collett 25 years of Collaboration

In the past 25 years, Collett and Wells Fargo have collaboratively closed more than $600,000,000 in construction and term loans for retail shopping centers throughout the Southeast and the Midwest. Collett and Wells Fargo share a focus on providing high levels of service and forming deep and lasting relationships, which has helped make us both commercial real estate industry leaders. Read More

June 16, 2015

All Green Recycling Day at ParkTowne Village

Help us end the fastest growing source of waste in North America! Please join us Tuesday, June 30 from 9 am - 2 pm at ParkTowne Village for an electronic recycling day. Read More

June 12, 2015

Greenville to get popular fast casual Mediterranean cafe

A national Mediterranean chain restaurant will open a location in Greenville next week. Read More

June 05, 2015

Buffalo Wild Wings one step closer to reality

Garden City is one step closer to having a Buffalo Wild Wings after the city received the restaurant franchise’s building plans Thursday. Read More

May 19, 2015

Collett will lease retail space for Tryon Place tower

The 27-story Tryon Place office tower at Stonewall and South Tryon streets will have 30,000 square feet of retail and restaurant space. Charles Thrift, of Collett, will lead the leasing effort. Read More

May 12, 2015

Grand Opening of Chicken Salad Chick on Pelham Road in Greenville, SC

Grand Opening of Chicken Salad Chick on Pelham Road in Greenville, SC Read More

May 12, 2015

Amelie’s planning 11,000-square-foot uptown location

Collett Broker, Charles Thrift is assisting Amelie's in planning for an 11,000 SF space in Uptown Charlotte. This restaurant will be the largest Amelie's location in Charlotte. This site will also include a beer and wine bar and will be open 24 hours a day on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday Read More

May 07, 2015

Movie Theater Planned For Midtown Wilmington

Collett is partnering with Cameron Properties Land Co for a 340 acre retail mixed-use development Read More

May 06, 2015

New hotel, high-rise planned for downtown Greenville

More development planned for downtown Greenville Read More

April 30, 2015

The Bar Method joins tenant lineup at Sharon Square

The Bar Method will be joining the tenant line up at Sharon Square! Collett Brokers, Robbie Branstrom and Lindsay Stratton represented The Bar Method. Read More

April 01, 2015

Progress: More stores, restaurants on the way for Schulman Crossing

It was a big year for Garden City’s retail sector in 2014, due largely to the completion and opening of more than a half-dozen new stores in the Schulman Crossing development on the east side of town. Read More

March 02, 2015

Collett Partner sells Walgreens, Sheetz, Advanced Auto for $12M

Charlotte shopping center developer Collett & Associates has sold all three of the retail buildings it built in 2012 at the corner of U.S. 401 and Ten Ten Road in Garner in a deal valued at $11.9 million. Read More

February 23, 2015

Nebraska Furniture Mart

As Nebraska Furniture Mart is about a month from opening, CREW Dallas learned that NFM’s “modest” predictions for its first year revenues are $700M to $800M, from Collett Southwest’s Robert Wright (NFM is one of the firm’s clients.) Robert (between, Trammell Crow Residential’s Ann Murray and CREW Dallas president Sally Longroy of Guida, Slavich & Flores and Herrin Commercial Real Estate’s Mary Boone) says consumers can make a purchase anywhere in the store through iPads that employees carry. Then, you can drive to the pick-up area where the item is guaranteed to be ready in eight minutes (although, if it’s electronic, that time is down to four minutes.) Read More

February 05, 2015

Another Local Taco coming to Greenville

Lovers of creative tacos rejoice, Greenville is getting another Local Taco. Local Taco owner and founder, John Ko confirmed plans for a second local location in the Pelham Road area Wednesday morning. "We'll start doing our build out next month, and we'll probably set to open late spring early summer," Ko said. Read More

January 15, 2015

Collett Management Team to manage new BJ's at the Metropolitan, Charlotte, NC

It's official: BJ's Wholesale Club Inc. plans to open a store at the Metropolitan in midtown Charlotte this year. Read More

January 05, 2015

COMING SOON: Winnie Couture to Selwyn Shops

A new bridal shop called Winnie Couture plans to open soon on Selwyn Avenue, the company said this week. The store, located at 2909 Selwyn Ave., is 2,500 square feet. Winnie Couture and plans to open around Christmas, though an exact date hasn't been set. Read More

December 18, 2014

Another Broken Egg sets opening date for Magnolia Park location

Another Broken Edd sets opening date for Magnolia Park. The Greenville restaurant will be the first in the Upstate for the Louisiana-based company. There is already Another Broken Egg in Charleston and several in Charlotte, but Stuart Ottinger saw potential in Greenville as well. Read More

December 01, 2014

Collett Southwest expands into Rolex building in Uptown Dallas

Collett Southwest expands into Rolex Building in Uptown Dallas, TX Read More

November 24, 2014

Lawton Town Center Grand Opening

The Lawton Town Center is currently at 93 percent capacity with 207,000 square feet leased. Collett is currently negotiating with a couple of restaurants to fill some of the remaining spaces. Work has already begun on clearing off the land north of the current development and he said he's in preliminary negotiations with additional tenants to move into that area once it's developed. Read More

November 24, 2014

Fresh to Order Opens First South Carolina Location

Fresh To Order celebrates the November 19 opening of its first Greenville, South Carolina location. The opening will mark the 13th restaurant for the fast-casual brand and the first South Carolina location. Read More

October 27, 2014

Team Traffic Digs In at Chicken Salad Chick

Last Friday, two Restaurant Traffic chicks decided that it was finally time to check out the new Chicken Salad Chick, located a mere block away from our office in the Carmel Commons shopping center. Sandwiched between a handful of well-known establishments such as Fresh Market and Honey Baked Ham, it almost goes unnoticed. However, if you look closer, you can see a handful of cute little outdoor table tops beneath an inviting covered awning, making it an ideal spot for an alfresco lunch break. Read More

October 06, 2014


Collett, headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina is pleased to announce that Kemp Woollen has joined the company in a newly-created position of Chief Financial Officer. Kemp began his accounting career with Arthur Andersen and for many years was Chief Financial Officer for Harper’s Restaurant. He is a CPA and worked previously in commercial real estate with both Faison and Harris Teeter. Read More

August 28, 2014

Collett to help develop center in Port Canaveral, FL

Collett development team will be develop center in Port Canaveral, FL Read More

August 06, 2014

Big Development in Conway, Arkansas

Two proposed retail projects headed to Little Rock, AR. A site plan on display Tuesday night showed a 135,500-SF Sam’s Club that anchored the shopping center, along with a 62,943-SF Academy Sports, 25,000-SF Ross Dress for Less, 25,000-SF Forever 21, 23,400-SF Bed Bath & Beyond, 12,500-SF Petco, 10,000-SF Ulta and a 10,000-SF Dollar Tree. Read More

August 05, 2014

Chicken Salad Chick opens at Carmel Commons

Chicken Salad Chick is opening the first Charlotte franchise Tuesday in Carmel Commons Shopping Center. Read More

July 31, 2014

Collett sells shopping center in Port Orange, FL

Collett sells shopping center in Port Orange, FL. Read More

July 21, 2014

Marco's Pizza Plans 35 SC Locations

Collett brokers help Marco's Pizza expand throughout North Carolina & South Carolina. They require 1,200-1,800 SF space. Read More

July 07, 2014

Collett #2 of Charlotte commercial real estate firms

Charlotte Biz Journal announced the top 25 list of Charlotte-area commercial real estate firms, ranked by number of local commission-only brokers. Read More

July 07, 2014

Hobby Lobby to Schulman Crossing

Hobby Lobby to join Schulman Crossing in Garden City. The Garden City store will be the 14th location in Kansas for Hobby Lobby. Read More

July 07, 2014

Collett's Ry Winston on NewDominion advisory board

Collett Partner, Ry Winston on NewDominion advisory board in Charlotte, NC. Charlotte community bank NewDominion Bank has formed a board of advisers to provide community input for bank leaders. Read More

March 10, 2014

Catherine Jordan Joins Collett

Collett, headquartered in Charlotte, NC, is pleased to announce Catherine Jordan has joined the company as a Brokerage Coordinator in its Greenville, SC, office. Catherine grew up in Greenwood, SC, and relocated to Greenville with her family in 2013. Before moving to Greenville, she worked inside sales for Pro Towels in Abbeville, SC, for two years. Read More

February 24, 2014

Collett’s David Hendrick secures The Fresh Market to Mallard Crossing Shopping Center

Collett, is proud to announce that veteran dealmaker David Hendrick has secured The Fresh Market to Mallard Crossing Shopping Center near the intersection of Prosperity Church Road Rd. & Mallard Creek Rd. in Charlotte, NC. The 30,000 SF building was originally occupied by Food Lion. This will be the fourth Fresh Market location in the greater Charlotte area. Read More

February 06, 2014

Collett Brokers Collaborate to Bring Pizza Peel to Plaza Midwood

Charlotte, NC - The Pizza Peel is a neighborhood favorite in Cotswold, and now the eclectic pizza spot has opened a new location in Plaza Midwood. Restaurant expert Sarah Crosland visited the new spot, which is housed in an old tire store at 1600 Central Avenue. Read More

December 30, 2013


Two Collett Brokers help bring two anticipated new restaurants to Charlotte, NC Read More

December 19, 2013

Collett's Ellis, Martin receive IREM Honors

Charlotte (December, 18 2013) - Collett is proud to announce that Charlie Ellis, Jr., CPM® and David Martin, CPM® Candidate received the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM®) - Western NC Chapter #40 2013 Certified Property Manager of the Year & Certified Property Manager Candidate of the Year respectively. Read More

December 09, 2013

Katie Peters Joins Collett

Charlotte, NC, December 9, 2013– Collett, headquartered in Charlotte, NC, is pleased to announce Katie Peters has joined the company as the Marketing Coordinator in its Charlotte, NC office. Read More

November 13, 2013

Groundbreaking held for Schulman Crossing Phase II

About 80 percent of the retail space available in Phase II of the Schulman Crossing retail development already has been pre-leased to tenants, the project developer said Tuesday during an official groundbreaking ceremony. Read More

November 08, 2013

New tenants at Magnolia Park include Nordstrom Rack and Golfsmith

Nordstrom Rack will join the tenant lineup at Magnolia Park, formerly Greenville Mall, according to the project's developer and the company. Read More

November 05, 2013

Providence and Queens Harris Teeter to open Nov. 20th

Harris Teeter plans to open its new, expanded grocery store at Queens and Providence Roads on Nov. 20, two years after the company first announced plans to demolish and replace the old Harris Teeter Express at that location. Read More

August 27, 2013

BJ's Wholesale Club moves up opening for Port Orange store

PORT ORANGE — BJ's Wholesale Club has moved up the anticipated opening of its store here, which will be its first in the Volusia-Flagler area. Read More

August 09, 2013

Chicken Salad Chick to Make Greenville Debut

Chicken Salad Chick, the nation's newest, fast-casual restaurant concept, is scheduled to open South Carolina's first franchise on August 13, in Greenville. The restaurant is located in the Augusta Commons Shopping Center at 2222 Augusta Street, Unit #6, Greenville, South Carolina, 29605. Read More

August 01, 2013

BJ's Wholesale Club - Altamira Village in Port Orange, FL

PORT ORANGE – Construction of the Volusia-Flagler area's first BJ's Wholesale Club store is on track to be completed in two weeks. Read More

July 30, 2013

American Roadside Burgers Announces Greenville Location

June 11, 2012 - American Roadside Burgers' first new freestanding store will open in Greenville, South Carolina, at the end of 2012. The Design Review Board approved the request at a meeting held last night. Read More

July 17, 2013

Lumiére Restaurant in Myers Park Shopping Center

The team behind The Liberty Restaurant in Charlotte's South End will soon start renovating the space that will become Lumiére Restaurant in Myers Park Shopping Center. Read More

June 20, 2013

Altamira Village in Final Stage of Development

Altamira Village, a 162,000 square foot shopping center in Port Orange, FL, is scheduled to be completed by early fall of this year. The center is being developed by Charlotte-based developer, Collett, and Sooner Investment of Oklahoma City. Altamira Village is located on a 33 acre site just east of Interstate 95, at the busy intersection of Dunlawton Avenue and Taylor Road. Tenants include BJ’s (Wholesale Club), LA Fitness, Golden Corral, CVS, Aspen Dental and Orange Leaf Yogurt. Read More

April 11, 2013

BJ's chain on track to open Port Orange store this fall

Construction of the new BJ's Wholesale Club at Altamira Shopping Village is moving along and the membership warehouse club store is set to open before Thanksgiving, a partner with the development group for the shopping center confirmed on Thursday. Read More

March 17, 2013

Tulsa Hills' success breeds new development

Tulsa Hills' success breeds new development for surrounding area. Read More

January 14, 2013

Collett to Handle Leasing and Management for Clemson Station

Collett, headquartered in Charlotte, has been selected by South Coast Commercial to handle the leasing and property management for Clemson Station, a neighborhood shopping center located in Clemson, SC, effective immediately. Clemson Station contains approximately 11,927 square feet of retail space. Tenants include Jersey Mike’s Subs, GameStop, Advance America, City Hair & Nails, Clemson Sushi Bar, Skin Arte, and 3 Spoons Yogurt. Cortney Carter and Bill Runge will market the available space for lease and Margaret Railey will manage the property. Read More

January 07, 2013

Collett to Handle Leasing and Management for Sedgefield Crossing

Collett, headquartered in Charlotte, has been selected by Flagstar Bank, the largest bank headquartered in Michigan, to handle the leasing and property management for Sedgefield Crossing, effective immediately. Sedgefield Crossing is a community center located in the Sedgefield Community of Greensboro, NC. The center contains approximately 110,445 square feet and is anchored by Sedgefield Cinema, Anna’s Linens, Family Dollar and the US Post Office. John Lambert and Stephen Pharr will market the available spaces for lease at Sedgefield Crossing, and Ryan Mosser and Melissa Schutt will manage the center. Read More

December 13, 2012

New Chef'Store opening in former Walmart location

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October 24, 2012

Collett to Handle Leasing and Management of Renaissance Square and Catawba Village

Collett, headquartered in Charlotte, has been selected by Entry Point Capital of Stamford, Connecticut to handle the leasing and property management for Renaissance Square, a community shopping center located in Davidson, NC, and Catawba Village, a neighborhood shopping center located in Charlotte, NC, effective immediately. Renaissance Square is an 80,468 square foot mixed use project, which is anchored by Harris Teeter and includes other inline tenants such as UPS Store, Subway, Snap Fitness, Northeast Pediatric Dentistry, and ABC Liquor Store. Catawba Village is a 56,840 square foot center, which is anchored by Food Lion. Other tenants include Bamboo Garden, T.H. Nail Spa, and Fox Pizza.Jim Gamble will market the available spaces for lease andRyan Mosser will manage the property. Read More

August 16, 2012

Collett to Open Greenville, SC Office

CHARLOTTE, NC – Collett, a commercial real estate services firm headquartered in Charlotte, today announced that it will open an office in Greenville, South Carolina. According to Charles E. Ellis, Jr., managing partner for Collett, “This branch will serve as our base of operations for all of South Carolina and will allow further expansion of our existing footprint. We anticipate strong growth and opportunity in the Upstate region, particularly in the areas of brokerage, real estate management, tenant representation and development .” Read More

July 18, 2012

Charles E. Ellis, Managing Partner, earns CSM Designation

ICSC is pleased to announce 40 retail real estate professionals have joined the 2012 class of certified professionals by earning the prestigious Certified Shopping Center Manager (CSM) designation. The CSM credential is designed to raise professional standards in the field of shopping center management, giving special recognition to those who demonstrate the highest level of competency in their specialty through professional experience, expertise and rigorous examination. Since its launch in 1964, more than 3000 retail real estate professionals have earned the CSM designation. Read More

July 06, 2012

Top of the List: Commercial Real Estate Firms

Top of the List: Commercial Real Estate Firms Read More

May 24, 2012

Collett & Assoc. Managing Partner Earns CCIM Designation

Charles E. Ellis, Jr., CCIM, managing partner of Collett & Associates in Charlotte, was awarded the designation of Certified Commercial Investment Member by the CCIM Institute on April 25, 2012, during the spring business meetings in Kansas City, MO. Read More

February 13, 2012

Einstein Bros. Plans Two New Bagel Stores

Einstein Bros. Bagles will open two new Charlotte stores in late March or early April, according to a real estate broker. One will be in Myers Park Shopping Center, in the former Wolfman Pizza store there. The 2,500 square-foot store is in the shopping center that's being upgraded with a two-story Harris Teeter at Queens and Providence roads. Read More

February 07, 2012

Brown helps land Dollar Tree

Another empty Borders bookstore location in the Triangle region will be coming alive again with a new retail tenant. This time it’s the one at Creekside Crossing shopping center at Six Forks and Wake Forest roads in Raleigh. Read More

September 16, 2011

BJ's, Golden Corral coming to Port Orange

PORT ORANGE -- The developer of the long-delayed Altamira Shopping Village project has finally landed a couple of anchor tenants and is expected to soon begin construction. Read More

September 14, 2011

Crowd comes out for opening of Ollie's on west side

Hundreds of local shoppers descended on the west side's Market Square shopping center Wednesday for the grand opening of Ollie's Bargain Outlet. Read More

August 31, 2011

Waynesboro Town Center Named Favorite Shopping Center

WAYNESBORO, VA, August 31, 2011: For the second year in a row Waynesboro Town Center, developed by Collett & Associates, was voted Favorite Shopping Center of the 2011 Valley Favorites from the readers of the News Virginian, covering Waynesboro, Staunton, Augusta County & Nelson County. Read More

July 26, 2011

Collett & Associates Appointed Receiver For Lexington Center

CHARLOTTE, NC, July 26, 2011 – Collett & Associates, headquartered in Charlotte, has been named the court-appointed receiver for Lexington Center, a community shopping center located in Lexington, NC, effective immediately. The assignment is an 80,979 square foot portion of the approximately 133,000 square foot center, which is anchored by Fred’s and Sears. Jim Gamble and Steve Pharr will market the available spaces and outparcels for lease and Becky Miller will manage the property. Read More

July 04, 2011

CVS building sold for nearly $2.5 million

PORT ORANGE -- The newly built CVS Pharmacy in front of the proposed Altamira Village Shopping Center on Dunlawton Avenue and Taylor Branch Road here has been sold.. Read More

May 16, 2011

Collett & Associates Names New Director of Management Services

CHARLOTTE, NC – May 16, 2011 – Collett & Associates has promoted David Martin to Director of Management Services, effective immediately. With over 20 years of real estate management experience throughout the southeastern United States, Martin first joined Collett & Associates in 2006 and has excelled in maximizing asset values for both third party clients and firm partners. Martin exits his role as Senior Real Estate Manager having managed a portfolio of retail properties including community and power centers in North Carolina, Oklahoma, Arizona, and Florida. Read More

April 22, 2011

Business notebook - New Walgreens store sold

WILMINGTON | The new Walgreens at 5900 Carolina Beach Road has been sold for $5.97 million to Cole WG Wilmington NC LLC. The former owner is Carolina Beach & Sanders LLC, owned by Bill Mitchener of Collett & Associates in Charlotte. Read More

April 19, 2011

Collett & Associates Announces the Sale of 910 Hanes Mall Boulevard

Charlotte, NC, April 19, 2011 –Collett & Associates is pleased to announce the recent sale of 910 Hanes Mall Boulevard, an approximately 42,750 square feet freestanding former Circuit City retail building in Winston-Salem, NC. Alex Quarrier, Rob Carter, and David Webb of Berkeley Capital Advisors represented the seller, Collett Management, LLC in its capacity as court appointed receiver. Lou Baldwin of The Baldwin Companies in Winston-Salem represented the buyer, Roanoke Vinton Radio, Inc. Forsyth County public records indicate the sale closed on April 1, 2011 for a reported price of $1,673,500. Read More

April 15, 2011

Collett & Associates Announces the Sale of Westover Business Center

Charlotte, NC, April 15, 2011 –Collett & Associates is pleased to announce the recent sale of Westover Business Center, a 103,448 square foot office and flex space property in Hickory, NC. Stephen Pharr of Collett & Associates represented the seller, Midfirst Bank. Tommy Luckadoo of Adams Commercial Real Estate in Hickory represented the buyer, Mayberry Partners, LLC. Catawba County public records indicate that the sale closed on March 24, 2011 for a reported price of $2,150,000. Read More

March 24, 2011

Collett & Associates at ICSC Carolinas Idea Exchange

March 21-22, 2011 at the Charlotte Convention Center Read More

March 23, 2011

Inland Purchases Three Malls for $71M

OAK BROOK, IL-Inland Diversified Real Estate Trust Inc. has purchased three shopping centers for $70.7 million, and looks to acquire at least four more properties. The spending was completed through the locally based Inland Real Estate Acquisitions Inc. Read More

March 22, 2011

Inland Real Estate Acquisitions buys NorthCrest Shopping Center

Inland Real Estate Acquisitions Inc. of Illinois has purchased NorthCrest Shopping Center in north Charlotte for $27 million. Read More

March 03, 2011

The Charlotte Rug House To Open at Myers Park Center

CHARLOTTE, NC, March 3, 2011 – Collett & Associates is pleased to announce The Charlotte Rug House will open in Myers Park Center, located at the intersection of Providence Road and Queens Road in Charlotte, North Carolina. The Charlotte Rug House is a fine antique rug gallery and provides a full range of services including expert appraisal, repair, and cleaning. Owner, Vahid Zahabiuon says he anticipates opening March 7, 2011. The new tenant will occupy the ±3,110 square feet space formerly occupied by Persian Rug Gallery. Myers Park Center is fully leased. Read More

January 28, 2011

Collett & Associates Selected to Lease and Manage Shops On Rockwood

CHARLOTTE, NC, January 28, 2011 – Collett & Associates, headquartered in Charlotte, NC, has been selected to manage and lease the Shops on Rockwood in Arden, NC, located about 15 minutes south of Asheville off of I-26, exit 40 (Airport Road). The 30,400 square foot specialty retail center is home to four restaurant and shop tenants and is positioned adjacent to Cracker Barrel and Carrabba’s restaurants. Jim Gamble will handle marketing and leasing of the available shops, while Becky Miller and Melissa Schutt will manage the property. Collett & Associates adds Shops On Rockwood to a portfolio of leased and managed properties that totals over 8 million square feet and includes the nearby Southridge Shopping Center (Lowe’s Home Improvement, Target, Best Buy, Marshall’s, & Ross). Read More

December 17, 2010

Collett & Associates Delivers Hope Through Toys For Tots

Charlotte, NC, December 17, 2010 –Collett & Associates, headquartered in Charlotte, NC, made their annual donation to the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program today. This is the third year the company has participated in the program, which collects new, unwrapped toys during October, November and December each year, and distributes those toys as Christmas gifts to needy children in the community. The primary goal of Toys for Tots is to deliver, through a shiny new toy at Christmas, a message of hope to needy youngsters that will motivate them to grow into responsible, productive, patriotic citizens and community leaders. Read More

December 15, 2010

Collett & Associates Appointed Receiver - Cannon Plaza (Kannapolis, NC)

CHARLOTTE, NC, December 14, 2010 – Collett & Associates, headquartered in Charlotte, has been named the court-appointed receiver for Cannon Plaza, a neighborhood shopping center located in Kannapolis, North Carolina. The 67,200 square feet (SF) center is anchored by Dollar General and includes a ±42,000 SF anchor space, recently vacated by Big Lots. Jim Gamble and Stephen Pharr will market the anchor space and four small shop vacancies for lease. Becky Miller will manage the property. Read More

October 13, 2010

Collett & Associates Announces New Walgreens Location Now Open in Wilmington

Wilmington, NC, October 13, 2010 – Collett & Associates, headquartered in Charlotte, NC proudly announces the opening of Walgreens at 5900 Carolina Beach Road. The new store opened September 27, 2010. The store is 14,820 square feet on approximately 1.6 acres. It is located on the southwest corner of Carolina Beach Road and Sanders Road. The general contractor was John S. Clark. Read More

September 23, 2010

Market Plaza Announces Renovations

Wilmington, NC, September 23, 2010 – Market Plaza Shopping Center in Wilmington, North Carolina is pleased to announce major renovations have commenced. Site improvements will include updating the exterior building façade and monument signage. The facade renovation will give the center a vibrant and refreshing appearance to the shopping center. Read More

September 09, 2010

Collett & Associates Appointed Receiver - Bradford Village in Santee, SC

CHARLOTTE, NC, September 9, 2010 – Collett & Associates, headquartered in Charlotte, has been named the court-appointed receiver for Bradford Village, a neighborhood shopping center located in Santee, SC. The 51,530 square foot center is anchored by Food Lion and Family Dollar. Stephen Pharr will handle leasing duties and Becky Miller will manage the property. Read More

May 17, 2010

Collett: Tulsa Hills gaining 200,000-SF of new retail

TULSA – Although the national recession continues to hammer retail growth, the Tulsa Hills Shopping Center developers expect to announce 200,000 square feet of new space over the next year. Read More

April 30, 2010

Center City Partners honor Levines' vision

Charlotte Center City Partners recognized local philanthropists, developers and the owner of a South End ice cream shop Thursday night with the annual Center City Vision Awards. The event, meant to honor visionary projects and people, was the first in the Charlotte Convention Center's new Crown Ballroom, a 40,000-square-foot space that opened recently in the NASCAR Hall of Fame. Read More

January 21, 2010

Midwest City center offers buyers variety

MIDWEST CITY – Town Center Plaza, this city’s newest and largest retail area, is nearly at full occupancy. That’s fortunate, some say, as most national retailers have halted expansion while the economy recovers. Read More

April 17, 2009

Getting serious about business

GARNER – Household brand names like Butterball, Papa John’s, McDonald’s and Chef Boyardee are more than just popular food choices in the town of Garner. Read More

March 01, 2009

Commercial Property Management Insider March 2009

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August 06, 2008

Trader Joe’s to open Oct. 10 at Metropolitan

Trader Joe’s plans to open its midtown Charlotte store in the Metropolitan development Oct. 10. It will be California-based Trader Joe’s third location here. Read More

February 15, 2008

Metropolitan to add three more retailers

Metropolitan to add three more retailers. Three new tenants will move into the Metropolitan mixed-use development in midtown beginning this summer. They are Best Buy, Marshalls and Staples, confirms Steve Pharr, a broker for Collett & Associates. Read More