(11.29.16) OA Development closes on $27.5 million Alpharetta acquisition

Best-in-class development marks company’s 17th acquisition in six years, totaling more than 2.1 million square feet ATLANTA (November 27, 2016) Atlanta-based OA Development closed on Preston Ridge IV, a 150,320-square-foot six-story Class “A” office building in Alpharetta, Ga. The building, which is part of the master-planned Preston Ridge Office Park, is 94 percent leased to 13…

(7.22.16) South Atlanta Metro’s unprecedented growth and investment benefits Royal Phoenix and Phoenix Park

The Atlanta Business Chronicle recently released its annual Southside Market Report, which provides a current snapshot of South Atlanta Metro’s (in which Royal Phoenix and Phoenix Park are located) economic development. This year’s report had overwhelmingly positive news about the market, noting that the area has experienced unprecedented growth and investment in the last two…

(6.20.16) OA Development hires Accounting Manager

Douglas Hooker joined OA Development as its Accounting Manager, bringing more than 15 years of managerial accounting experience, expertise in accounting systems and procedures, and passion into the office every day. He spent seven years of his career contributing to the finance operations for growing property management businesses, managing the accounting for more than 30 properties, with projects totaling more than $750…

(6.18.16) OA Development secures two new leases at One Point Royal, increasing the Alpharetta building’s occupancy to 87 percent

OA Development has secured two new leases for One Point Royal, a 149,690-square-foot, two-story building located in Alpharetta, Ga. The addition of these two leases, totaling 22,486 square feet, brings the building’s occupancy to 87 percent. Michael Howell and Matt Davis of Lincoln Property Company Southeast (Lincoln) brokered a new 14,034-square-foot lease for homebuilder Taylor…

(6.13.16) Aerotropolis Atlanta Community Improvement Districts Receives 2016 Best of Atlanta Award

Aerotropolis Atlanta CIDs Chairs and Co-Chairs pictured from left to right: Vance Burgess, Co-Chair, Chick-fil-A; Natalie Tyler-Martin, Chair, Duke Realty; Steve Berman, Chair, OA Development; and Frank Farrell, Co-Chair, Ackerman & Co. The Aerotropolis Atlanta Community Improvement Districts have been selected for the 2016 Best of Atlanta Award in the Community Organizations category by the…

(6.10.16) OA Development’s leadership in the Aerotropolis Atlanta CIDs continues to impact economic development in and around Clayton County

Steve Berman participates in Bisnow “Aerotropolis Expansion” panel discussion Steve Berman was asked to participate on Bisnow’s April 19 “Aerotropolis Expansion” panel. The City’s attention has shifted to its Southside as a new urban area, anchored by the airport, comes to life. The panelists cover a range of hot topics including the Aerotropolis Atlanta CIDs, Porsche’s new…

(6.9.16) OA proves to be ahead of the trend with its focus on suburban office, according to leading commercial real estate publication

National Real Estate Investor, one of the industry’s leading media outlets covering trends in the commercial real estate markets, just released its annual list of “Property Types to Invest in this Year,” and suburban offices was at the top of the list. This was likely surprising to many in the industry, who have focused on…

(6.8.16) OA Development’s leadership in the Aerotropolis Atlanta CIDs continues to impact economic development in and around Clayton County

Steve Berman participates in Bisnow “Aerotropolis Expansion” panel discussion Steve Berman was asked to participate on Bisnow’s April 19 “Aerotropolis Expansion” panel. The City’s attention has shifted to its Southside as a new urban area, anchored by the airport, comes to life. The panelists cover a range of hot topics including the Aerotropolis Atlanta CIDs,…