Lynchburg, Virginia: John Wingfield, principal of the Richmond office of Divaris Real Estate Inc. (DRE), announced the signing of a lease with A.C. Moore for 21,171 square feet of retail space in Wards Crossing West Shopping Center situated on Wards Road in Lynchburg, Va. Other tenants in the shopping center include Kohl’s, Old Navy, Ross and rue21.
Founded in 1985, the arts and crafts retailer has grown from a single store in Moorestown, N.J. to a chain of over 100 stores located throughout the eastern United States.
Senior Vice Presidents Brett Womack and Debbie Wake, of DRE’s Richmond office, represented the tenant, A.C. Moore, in the lease negotiations with the landlord, Wards Crossing West LLC.
Divaris Real Estate Inc. is headquartered in Virginia Beach, Va. with offices in Chesapeake, Newport News, and Richmond, Va.; Charlotte and Winston-Salem, N.C.; Atlanta, Ga.; and Rockville, Md. It is an international real estate brokerage and property management company that currently manages and/or leases in excess of 24 million square feet of prime office, retail and industrial space throughout the Mid-Atlantic and Southeastern states.
Divaris Real Estate is a member of Realty Resources, a national group of independent retail property brokers and managers covering 91 major markets throughout the United States. DRE is also the Virginia affiliate for The CORE Network, a national group of office and industrial brokers .