Charlottesville, Virginia: John Wingfield, principal of the Richmond office of Divaris Real Estate, Inc. announced the signing of a lease with PETsMART for 22,785 square feet of retail space in Hollymead Town Center in Charlottesville, Virginia. The pet supply and service retailer joins Target and Harris Teeter in Hollymead Town Center.
PETsMART is the leading retail supplier of products and services for pets in the United States, operating more than 725 pet superstores throughout the U.S. and Canada.
Debbie Wake, vice president of retail sales and leasing in DRE’s Richmond office, represented the tenant in the lease negotiations. Divaris Real Estate is the exclusive tenant representative for PETsMART in the Commonwealth of Virginia and has secured over a half dozen locations for the company in the Richmond and Hampton Roads metropolitan areas.
Divaris Real Estate, Inc. is headquartered in Virginia Beach, Virginia with offices in Chesapeake, Newport News, and Richmond, Virginia; Charlotte, North Carolina; Atlanta, Georgia; Rockville, Maryland; and Boca Raton, Florida. 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 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.