BIG USA Joins Columbia Properties to Invest in Two Metro Atlanta Publix Centers

ATLANTA, GA (April 2014)  Two deals totaling $25.75 million mark BIG’s entry into Atlanta, the Southeast. BIG Shopping Centers USA (BIG USA), along with Columbia Properties Inc., announced a joint venture agreement and investment in two metro-­Atlanta, Publix-­anchored neighborhood centers in Conyers and Sandy Springs. With both centers positioned as a dominant amenity base, the two-­property transaction totaled $25.75 million for nearly 150,000 square feet of prime retail space.