Roanoke, Virginia: Michael B. Divaris, president of Divaris Real Estate Inc. (DRE), announced the signing of a lease with Hayes, Seay, Mattern & Mattern Inc. (HSMM) for 43,513 square feet of office space in the Wachovia Tower located at 10 South Jefferson Street in Roanoke, Va. HSMM will occupy its new downtown office building in the summer of 2008.
An AECOM company, HSMM provides clients, throughout the nation and the world, with professional architecture and engineering services. With more than 660 professional, technical and support personnel, HSMM operates from 22 offices across the United States.
Michael Divaris and Krista Costa, of DRE’s Virginia Beach office, represented the tenant, HSMM, in the lease negotiations. Dennis Cronk, of Poe & Cronk Real Estate Group, represented the landlord.
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 25 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 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, as well as tenants and buyers in all aspects of leasing, development and managing properties, acquisitions and land sales. Gerald S. Divaris is chairman of the Board, and Michael B. Divaris is president of Divaris Real Estate Inc.