Richmond Virginia: Gerald S. Divaris, chairman/CEO of Divaris Real Estate, Inc. (DRE), announced the signing of a lease with Pleasants Hardware for 10,000 square feet of retail space at Midlothian Station, located at 13591 Midlothian Turnpike in Richmond, VA. The lease was handled on behalf of the landlord, Midlothian Center, LLC, by Sara Goodall and John Madures in the Richmond office of Divaris Real Estate.
As a member of the Ace Hardware Cooperative and a subsidiary of the C.F. Sauer Company, Pleasants Hardware is the dominant independent hardware store in Richmond. Founded in 1915, Pleasants Hardware serves the local market with convenient locations, quality products and expert advice.
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.