Bicycle Parking, Sidewalks, and Storage Pods, Oh My! What’s in Store for Atlanta with the Zoning Ordinance “Quick Fixes”
May16

Bicycle Parking, Sidewalks, and Storage Pods, Oh My! What’s in Store for Atlanta with the Zoning Ordinance “Quick Fixes”

By Julie Sellers, Partner, Pursley Friese Torgrimson  The last time the City of Atlanta rewrote the entire zoning ordinance, the average cost of gas was $1.19 per gallon, CNN aired its first broadcast, and there were about 2.2 million metro-area residents. Fast forward from 1980 to 2018 for a population that has more than doubled and we are ready for a zoning re-write that will bring the regulations in line with modern development...

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CREW Member Spotlight: Heather Lamb
May01

CREW Member Spotlight: Heather Lamb

The CREW Member Spotlight highlights someone who is making an impact in the CREW Atlanta community. For the most recent Member Spotlight, we selected Heather Lamb, First Vice President, CBRE. CREW Atlanta: What made you decide to work in the field you are in?  Heather Lamb: The growth of the Atlanta market and the revitalization of Midtown in the late 90s/early 2000s fascinated me and I wanted to be a part of the industry that changed...

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CREW Member Spotlight: Jodi Borges-Bradley
Apr13

CREW Member Spotlight: Jodi Borges-Bradley

The CREW Member Spotlight highlights someone who is making an impact in the CREW Atlanta community. For the most recent Member Spotlight, we selected Jodi Borges-Bradley, Vice President, NELSON. CREW Atlanta: What made you decide to work in the field you are in? Jodi Borges-Bradley: I really enjoy connecting with people and problem solving.  Design was a creative outlet for both joys that also grew into a heightened level of being...

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CREW Atlanta Stockyards and Upper Westside Tour
Mar30

CREW Atlanta Stockyards and Upper Westside Tour

By: Cicely Anderson, Assistant Property Manager, Duke Realty The Atlanta Stockyards and Upper Westside Tour delivered an impressive behind the scenes tour of one of the last historic buildings in the former Miller Union Stockyards. Between the 19th and 20th centuries, the Miller Union Stockyards was home for livestock trade and auctions. Though the location and some aspects of the architecture remains unchanged, the site’s new purpose...

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CREW Member Spotlight: Audrey Frey
Mar29

CREW Member Spotlight: Audrey Frey

The CREW Member Spotlight highlights someone who is making an impact in the CREW Atlanta community. For the most recent Member Spotlight, we selected Audrey Frey, Managing Director, Occupier Services Leader, CBRE. CREW Atlanta: What made you decide to work in the field you are in? Audrey Frey: While looking to make a career change, I was introduced to the CRE industry through a close relationship in the business.  I believed that my...

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Bright Outlook for Westside Future Fund
Mar21

Bright Outlook for Westside Future Fund

By:  Johnna Goodmark, Deputy City Attorney, City of Atlanta. Atlanta’s Westside neighborhoods were home to many of the civil rights leaders and their families.  This historic and once prosperous area of Atlanta has been in decline for decades. The Westside Future Fund is a non-profit comprised of Atlanta community leaders committed to revitalizing the historic Westside neighborhoods. During the CREW Atlanta’s March luncheon program,...

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