West Fayetteville may get brewery, hotel, theater, 260 homes

West Fayetteville may get brewery, hotel, theater, 260 homes

Mixed retail-residential development slated for 153 acres at junction of Hwy. 54 and Sandy Creek Road There is yet another residential and commercial development wanting to locate in Fayetteville. Folia Crossroads, a mixed-use development along Ga. Highway 54 West and South Sandy Creek Road and bordering Lake Bennett, is proposing 260 detached homes, 100,000 sq. […]

Last industrial land on Peachtree City’s northside may go for homes

Last industrial land on Peachtree City’s northside may go for homes

One of the remaining industrial-zoned properties on Peachtree City’s northwest side will soon be up for consideration to have the zoning changed to residential. Above, members of the Peachtree City Planning Commission include, from left, commissioners J.T. Rabun and Jack Bernard, Chairman Frank Destadio, and commissioners Paul Gresham and Lisa Curtis. Photo/Ben Nelms. A non-voting […]

Purchase of Brandywine apartments to bring $540,000 in renovations

Purchase of Brandywine apartments to bring $540,000 in renovations

Brandywine at Lafayette Apartments in Fayetteville has been purchased by Texas real estate company Napali Capital. The company cited the city’s consistent economic and population growth as reasons for the purchase. “Brandywine at Lafayette is a quality asset in an area of consistent economic and population growth,” said Napali Capital co-founder and Managing Partner Thomas Black. “And since […]

Plans submitted for Pinewood Forest wellness center, retail, eateries, apartments and parking decks

Plans submitted for Pinewood Forest wellness center, retail, eateries, apartments and parking decks

Preliminary plats for three of the 13 Village Square parcels at Pinewood Forest were unanimously approved at Feb. 27 meeting of the Fayetteville Planning and Zoning Commission. Developments planned for the parcels include retail, restaurants, apartments and the Piedmont Wellness Center. Above, Rick Halbert, Pinewood Forest representative, at the Fayetteville Council meeting. Photo/Ben Nelms. Pinewood […]

Fayetteville planners hear plans for headquarters for refrigeration firm moving from PTC

Fayetteville planners hear plans for headquarters for refrigeration firm moving from PTC

A planned headquarters for commercial refrigeration and cold storage firm Cool Runnings International (CRI) was discussed at the Feb. 27 meeting of the Fayetteville Planning and Zoning Commission. For discussion purposes only, CRI will return in March to have the project considered. The project calls for a planned 3-story corporate office and a warehouse, situated […]

Rezonings on agenda in Fayetteville Thursday

Rezonings on agenda in Fayetteville Thursday

Two rezonings that could change the look of northern Fayetteville will be heard by the Fayetteville City Council Thursday night. The rezonings are being considered as one item and consist of 35 acres on Ga. Highway 85 North, across from Lowe’s and Aldi. The applicant, Brent Holdings LLC., is requesting to rezone rezoning of 14.389 […]

Chamber’s Ungaro: Fayette needs more commercial, industrial growth space

Chamber’s Ungaro: Fayette needs more commercial, industrial growth space

“Metro Atlanta’s south side rocks,” according to Fayette Chamber of Commerce President Carlotta Ungaro, one of numerous speakers at the annual South Metro Development Outlook meeting held Feb. 22 in College Park. Ungaro in her presentation shared some of Fayette’s economic development highlights, including some major business expansions that occurred during the past year. “These […]

Planned Fayetteville hotel set to get tax breaks

Planned Fayetteville hotel set to get tax breaks

After the lawyers work out the final wording, a proposed hotel at 139 North Glynn Street would be able to get tax breaks in the city’s Tax Allocation District. The project is being developed by Steve Gulas and would bring 80 hotel rooms to downtown Fayetteville. Above, Brian Wismer, Fayetteville’s interim director of economic activity. […]

Pinewood Forest reveals new streetscape, announces first restaurant

Pinewood Forest reveals new streetscape, announces first restaurant

  Streetscape views of portions of the planned Village Square area at Pinewood Forest in Fayetteville. Renderings/Nequette Architecture. Pinewood Forest has released renderings of a portion of the 25-acre downtown Village Square that will form the town center of the 234-acre commercial and residential development along Veterans Parkway. Groundbreaking is expected in the near-term, with […]