In the May 2014 edition of Southeast Real Estate Business, Duke Realty’s Vice President of Leasing and Development Wes Hardy looks into Atlanta’s industrial market, the fifth-largest in the nation and a steadily growing segment. According to Hardy, Atlanta is entering the “next wave of construction” in large part because of speculative development.
“Due to its logistical advantages and growing population (which now stands at 5.5 million), Atlanta will always be an important hub for retailers, third-party logistics firms, and other space users,” Hardy writes in the article. “The industrial real estate market is positioned for continued growth as the overall economy continues to improve.”
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