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 45,000 square feet of retail space in Glensford Commons, located at 191 Glensford Drive in Fayetteville, North Carolina. Diana Teitsma, principal in the Charlotte, NC office of Divaris, represented Havertys Furniture in the lease negotiations.
Havertys, established in 1885, is a full-service home furnishings retailer with 119 showrooms in 16 states in the Southern and Midwestern regions providing its customers with a wide selection of quality merchandise in middle to upper-middle price ranges.
Other leases completed by Divaris in the Carolinas include 3,600 square feet of retail space to Firsthealth of the Carolinas, Inc. located at 7451 NC Highway 22 in Carthage, NC. Teitsma handled the lease negotiations on behalf of the landlord, Food Lion, LLC.
Blake Shell of the Charlotte office of DRE represented Town Center Business, LLC in a lease transaction for 1,878 square feet of retail space for University City Optometry P.A. in Town Center Business Center. The optometrist office joins Kabuto, The UPS Store, Allstate, Wells Chiropractic and Monterrey in the Divaris-leased and –managed Town Center Business Center.
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 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.