Richmond, Virginia: Gerald S. Divaris, Chairman/CEO of Divaris Real Estate, Inc. (DRE), announced the renewal of two leases totaling more than 9,500 square feet of retail space in Richmond, Virginia.
Aaron’s renewed its lease for 8,008 square feet of retail space in the Brookhill Azalea Shopping Center at 5246 Chamberlayne Avenue. Aaron’s specializes in the sales and lease ownership of residential and office furniture, consumer electronics, home appliances and accessories. The lease was handled on behalf of the landlord, BSV Premier Brookhill, LLC, by Sara Goodall, in the Richmond office of DRE.
In a separate transaction, Subway renewed its lease for 1,575 square feet of retail space at the Divaris-leased and -managed 360 West Shopping Center, located at 7102-C Hull Street Road. Subway is the world’s largest sub shop chain in the world, with more than 37,000 locations. The lease negotiations were handled on behalf of the landlord, HSW, LLC & RMW1, LLC, also by Sara Goodall.
Divaris Real Estate, Inc. is headquartered in Virginia Beach, VA with offices in Chesapeake, Newport News, Norfolk, Richmond and Roanoke, VA; Charlotte, NC; and Washington, DC. Divaris Real Estate and Divaris Property Management Corp. are divisions of The Divaris Group, an international real estate brokerage and property management company that currently manages and/or leases in excess of 30 million square feet of prime office, retail and industrial space from New Jersey to Florida. Gerald S. Divaris is Chairman of the Board, and Michael B. Divaris is President of Divaris Real Estate, Inc.
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 U.S. DRE is also the Virginia affiliate for The CORE Network, a national group of office and industrial brokers with affiliates throughout the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Asia and Europe. These organizations represent corporate and institutional clients, tenants and buyers in all aspects of leasing, development, management, sales and acquisitions.