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November 29, 2018

Ackerman & Co. Closes 100,800 SF Lease at Stone Mountain Industrial Park with Best Warehousing & Transportation Center Inc.

Freight forwarding company opens new metro Atlanta distribution center at 4660 Hammermill Road

ATLANTA, November 29, 2018 – Ackerman & Co. has signed a 100,800-square-foot lease with Best Warehousing & Transportation Center Inc. (BWT) at the company’s Stone Mountain Industrial Park at 4660 Hammermill Road in Atlanta’s Tucker/Stone Mountain submarket.

Ackerman & Co. industrial brokers Brett Buckner, Jimmy Stevens and Major Martin represented Ackerman in the lease. The tenant represented itself.

BWT, an international freight forwarder with Southeast U.S. headquarters at 6255 Fulton Industrial Boulevard in Atlanta, is expanding its metro Atlanta distribution operations with the new lease at Stone Mountain Industrial Park. The company will use the warehouse space at 4660 Hammermill Road to provide 3PL services for an undisclosed client.

Ackerman & Co. has recently closed three leases totaling 274,800 at the park, bringing total occupancy to 94 percent, up from 84 percent at the time of acquisition.

About Ackerman & Co.

Headquartered in Atlanta, Ackerman & Co. is a privately held, full-service commercial real estate firm focused on providing quality investment, brokerage, management and development services in the Southeast. The company, founded in 1967, retains an expert team of more than 100 real estate professionals. To date, Ackerman & Co. has developed and acquired 37 million square feet of office, medical, industrial, retail and mixed-use space, has 8 million square feet under management, and maintains an investment portfolio valued at $1 billion. For more information, visit www.ackermanco.com