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Galaxy was honored to have concluded many important client assignments during 2016, including:

+ Expanded a client's Global HQ Office to 250,000 sf

+ Sold multiple surplus land tracts for a manufacturing client

+ Recovered 1.5x our annual lease administration fee for a...

Presbyterian College (Clinton, SC) and the PC Alumni Association awarded Hart Cobb its 2016 Mary F. Lehman Alumni Service award for outstanding meritorious service.

While attending PC, Cobb served as president of the Blue Key honor society and Sigma Nu fraternity. He received the College’...

Galaxy Partners represented Spectrum Brands in the consolidation into 20,000 square feet of its Northwest Arkansas offices.  Due to both organic growth and strategic acquisitions, Spectrum Brands elected to consolidate its...

Hart Cobb, Senior Vice President with Galaxy Partners, represented WestPoint Home in the sale of its Information Technology building located on West 10th Street in West Point, Georgia.  The purchaser, Point University, will use the 14,000+SF building as its fine arts center.  The IT...

Galaxy Partners, Inc. recently advised Spectrum Brands, Inc. in Spectrum’s decision to relocate its headquarters office and research and development facility located in Madison, Wisconsin.  The advisory project included a multi-state search for a new location and resulted in the securing of...

Galaxy Partners represented WestPoint Home in the sale of a former bedding textile manufacturing plant in Opelika, AL.  The 988,000 SF facility on approximately 126 acres was purchased by a partnership between Saucier Investments, LLC and Granger Demolition.  Galaxy has successfully...

Galaxy Partners, Inc., in cooperation with Dickey Andress of Woodland Realty, represented Vanity Fair Brands, LP in the marketing and  sale of a former 300,000 SF dye and finishing facility on 14+ acres in Monroeville, AL. The facility had most recently been used as the administrative...

Galaxy Partners represented an affiliate of D2D Holdings in the purchase of Alpharetta Summit, a 40,000 suburban retail strip center in Forsyth County, Georgia.  Working in cooperation with Principal Commercial Real Estate Company of St. Louis, Kermit Hairston, Vice President with Galaxy...

Galaxy Partners represented WestPoint Home in the sale of a former 376,000 SF textile manufacturing facility on 70+ acres in Drakes Branch, Virginia. The purchaser will use the facility for tobacco storage. Galaxy has successfully concluded the marketing and sale of nearly 3.1 Million square...

Galaxy Partners, Inc. announced it has advised United Industries Corporation ("UIC") in UIC's recently concluded long-term lease at #1 Rider Trail Plaza in Earth City, Missouri for UIC's division headquarters office and R&D facility.

Working with Principal Commercial Real Estate, a St...

Galaxy Partners concluded a lease buyout for Spectrum Brands’ former Global Headquarters Office in Atlanta, Georgia.  The lease encompassed the entire 33rd floor of Concourse VI, an iconic Class A suburban office building commonly referred to as the “King” building.  Galaxy secured a...

Galaxy Partners completed its 250th abstract for Eye Care Centers of America (ECCA) in connection with ECCA's growing portfolio of retail leases.  Galaxy supports ECCA by abstracting certain critical lease clauses to support the lease database maintained internally by ECCA personnel.

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Galaxy Partners, Inc. of Atlanta, Georgia, and Resurgence Group, LLC of Cincinnati, Ohio, announce the formation of a strategic alliance to manage corporate real estate portfolios, including environmentally impaired properties. In addition to established brokerage services, this collaboration...

Galaxy Partners represented Russell Corporation in the sale of a former 165,000 SF apparel manufacturing facility in south central Alabama. The purchaser will re-commission the plant for use as a food processing facility. Galaxy has successfully concluded the marketing and sale of nearly 2.5...

Galaxy Partners represented Spectrum Brands in the disposition and direct lease to DairyAmerica of 235,000 SF of Class A distribution space in Visalia, California. Working with John Bernard of eRealty, DairyAmerica’s tenant representative, Galaxy was able to structure and negotiate a disposition...

Galaxy Partners, in cooperation with Warren Wixen Real Estate, advised Google in the acquisition of multiple land parcels in an undisclosed U.S. location. Google indicated it would hold the land for investment and possible future development. Given the confidential nature of the transaction,...

The nation’s fastest-growing workforce provider has turned to Galaxy Partners to manage its entire U.S. portfolio of property leases. 

EmployBridge, a family of specialty staffing companies, chose Galaxy among eight other corporate real estate firms to serve as its strategic real...

Galaxy recently represented WestPoint Home in the marketing and sale of WPH’s Clemson Facility. This former 1+ Million SF textile manufacturing complex included over 300 acres of land with over 14,000 feet of shoreline on Lake Hartwell in Clemson, South Carolina. Hart Cobb led Galaxy’s...

Galaxy Partners recently advised and represented United Industries Corporation in its lease of a 250,000 square foot distribution center in San Bernardino, California. The Galaxy-UIC team required only 48 elapsed days from the initial meeting, through market surveys of Central California and...

In 2006, the Galaxy Partners Transaction and Brokerage Teams broke through the $500 Million mark in cumulative value of transactions completed on behalf of clients throughout the USA. For new ideas, focus and expertise to solve your real estate challenges contact one of our seasoned experts for...

Galaxy Partners, Inc. has advised on, and successfully arranged, a variety of challenging transactions for Spectrum Brands, Inc. including:

  • 300,000 SF distribution center lease, build-to-suit (Orrville, OH)
  • 80,000 SF office disposition, sublease (St. Louis, MO)
  • 266...

Galaxy Partners, Inc.’s Hart Cobb recently completed two industrial property dispositions, achieving prices significantly above appraised value. Dunson Mill, a 441,000 square foot facility on 47 acres in La Grange, Georgia, sold in June 2006 for 60% above appraised value. In a separate...

Galaxy Partners, Inc.’s Nancy Quan-Sellers and David Chalmers represented a confidential purchaser in the recent acquisition of a highly sought after 660-acre undeveloped land tract spanning Metro Atlanta’s DeKalb and Rockdale counties. This prized property lies only 20 minutes from downtown...

Galaxy Partners, Inc.’s David Chalmers recently brokered several industrial transactions in the Atlanta metro area. These include the following: Nippon Express U.S.A., Inc. with ProLogis at Best Friend Court in Norcross, LifeStar Response of Alabama with Seefried Properties / AMB at Southfield...

Galaxy Partners, Inc., in cooperation with Bailes & Associates, Inc. recently represented Google Inc. in connection with its Atlanta office space needs with a lease in 10 10th Street (Millennium in Midtown), a 410,000 square foot office property in Atlanta’s Midtown sub market.

Google...

Galaxy Partners, Inc. offers customized consulting services to answer business real estate questions including:

  • Highest and Best Use
  • Real Estate Information Systems Selection
  • Lease Abstracting and Database Setup
  • Organization Review and Planning
  • On...

California-based Material in Motion is a privately held company founded in 2001 that provides product companies with solutions for after-sales logistics and supply chain management. Material in Motion leads the industry with services that reduce operational costs and increase customer...

Nancy Quan-Sellars and David Chalmers of Galaxy Partners accompanied Georgia Department of Economic Development Commissioner Craig Lesser, Deputy Commissioner Chris Clark and other dignitaries to meet with the mayor, government officials, business leaders, and tourism representatives of each...

Carter’s, Inc. (NYSE: CRI) is the largest branded marketer of apparel for babies and young children in the United States. The company makes the Carter’s and OshKosh B’Gosh brands, two of the most trusted and recognized brand names in the marketplace. The brands are sold in more than 4,000...

Galaxy Partners, Inc. recently helped arrange and host a trade delegation from China’s Ningxia Province to Atlanta, Georgia. Six delegates from the Ningxia Provincial and the China National governments attended various business, governmental and cultural meetings in late September accompanied by...

The briefing included an invitation from Ningxia Provincial Governor Ma for a Georgia state trade mission to Ningxia to be hosted by Governor Ma. Governor Perdue was also presented with a gift from Governor Ma.

“Business today is conducted on a global level, and it is important for...