AUBURN – OCTOBER 6, 2022– Daniel, one of the Southeast Region’s most active real estate development, management, and investment firms, and Highline Real Estate Partners announced today the grand opening of the Publix Supermarket anchored shopping center located in downtown Auburn, Alabama. The center totals 35,600 square feet which includes 6,800 square feet of retail space fronting Gay Street. The opening was celebrated with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony, marking the official opening of the Publix Supermarket.
Located immediately adjacent to Auburn University and near historic Toomer’s Corner, the shopping center provides a convenient and easily accessible location for the rapidly growing residential core in downtown Auburn. This Publix fulfills a long-awaited vision by the City of Auburn to bring a grocery back to downtown and offers a full-service bakery, deli and pharmacy.
Other retailers joining Publix at The Shops on Gay Street include The Pants Store and Lux Nails. The Pants Store is now open for business.
The property is capitalized and owned by Birmingham-based Highline Real Estate Partners.
Nelson Architecture provided design services associated with the project and LBYD served as the project engineer with Batson-Cook Construction providing for construction services.
ABOUT DANIEL CORPORATION
Founded in 1964, Daniel Corporation (www.danielcorp.com) is an innovative, full-service real estate organization engaged in development, investment, and management with a diverse portfolio of office, multifamily, hospitality, residential, urban mixed-use, and retail properties. Headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama, with a regional office in Atlanta, Georgia, the firm currently focuses on markets in the Sunbelt Region. Daniel’s broad range of real estate experience and fiduciary tradition enables the company to respond with the flexibility and timeliness demanded by the real estate industry.
ABOUT HIGHLINE REAL ESTATE PARTNERS
Highline Real Estate Partners (HREP) is an operations-oriented investment firm that sponsors and makes investments across a range of real estate asset classes throughout the United States. HREP’s organization is comprised of experienced and dedicated principal investment and asset management team members, many of whom possess deep operations experience. The firm’s principals have executed over $17 billion of real estate and M&A transactions.
Highline Real Estate Partners was founded in conjunction with the McWane Family, owners of one of America’s largest privately-owned businesses. HREP invests its own capital alongside that of select third-party investment partners. The combination of HREP’s investment philosophy and the long-term nature of its funding enables it to match any length of investment horizon that its investment partners might have, including infinite. For more information, please visit www.highlinerepartners.com.