CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA: Gerald S. Divaris, chairman/CEO of Divaris Real Estate, Inc. (DRE), announced the signing of a lease with Haverty Furniture Companies, Inc., for 42,500 square feet of retail space in Stones Throw Plaza, located at 1935 Hampton Inn Court in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Havertys joins Barnes & Noble in the shopping center.
Havertys, established in 1885 in Atlanta, is a full-service home furnishings retailer with 119 showrooms in 16 states in the Southern and Midwestern regions, providing millions of loyal customers with a wide selection of quality merchandise in middle to upper-middle price ranges.
Diana Teitsma, principal in the Charlotte office of Divaris, represented Havertys Furniture in the lease negotiations. Teitsma assists the retailer with its expansion plans throughout North and South Carolina. To date, she has secured locations for Haverty’s in Raleigh, Asheville, Fayetteville and Wilmington, NC.
About Divaris Real Estate
Divaris Real Estate, Inc. is headquartered in Virginia Beach, VA with offices in Newport News, Norfolk, Richmond and Roanoke, VA; Charlotte, NC; and metropolitan 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 23 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.