ATLANTA (November 16, 2021) – Smith Gambrell Russell LLP (SGR) is pleased to announce the firm served as legal counsel to Big V Property Group in its acquisition of The Markets at Town Center, a shopping center located in the popular St. John’s retail district of Jacksonville, Florida. The transaction closed November 15, 2021.
Totaling 254,089 square feet, The Markets at Town Center consists of four multi-tenant buildings and five free standing single tenant buildings that sit on 44.1 acres. The grocery-anchored shopping center features Sprouts Farmers Market, Nordstrom Rack, REI, Ulta, and West Marine.
The Markets at Town Center is one of four shopping centers located in the St. John’s retail shopping district, a sprawling developed corridor comprised of 3.5 million square feet of retail space. The St. John’s retail shopping district is the #1 most trafficked shopping district in Florida and ranks as the #8 most trafficked shopping district in the United States.
SGR has advised Big V Property Group on a variety of shopping center related matters. The SGR New York legal team was led by New York Real Estate Practice Section Head and Partner Sean Altschul, along with associates Dexterrie Ramirez and Amanda Attenasio in the Real Estate Practice, Partner Alon Harnoy in the Corporate Practice, and Counsel Danielle Comanducci in the Real Estate Practice.
About Big V Property Group
Big V Property Group (BVPG) owns and operates 51 neighborhood and community shopping centers totaling over 9 million square feet, primarily located in the southern region of the U.S. Big V Property Group has five offices with major offices in Charlotte, NC, San Antonio, TX, Bristol, TN and Florida, NY. For further information, please visit www.bigv.com.
About Smith Gambrell Russell LLP
SGR is a full service, international law firm that advises regional, national and global businesses on a wide range of legal matters. The firm’s 250 attorneys provide legal counsel in more than 45 specialized practice areas, including corporate transactions, litigation, intellectual property, aviation, banking, real estate, construction, employment law, and employee benefits and executive compensation. Founded in 1893, SGR has offices in Atlanta, Austin, Jacksonville, London, Los Angeles, Miami, Munich, New York, Southampton, and Washington, D.C.