The latest happenings at Jim Wilson & Associates

The Galleria Tower is Now The Offices at 3000 RiverChaseThe Offices at 3000 RiverChase logo

The Galleria Tower is Now The Offices at 3000 RiverChase

BIRMINGHAM, AL  |  March 28, 2018 – The Galleria Tower has changed its name to The Offices at 3000 RiverChase. The Class A office building is and remains an integral part of the Riverchase development. Yet the name change offers the opportunity to operate independently as a commercial property while retaining a unique position in the overall Galleria development.

The Offices at 3000 RiverChase is owned by the family of Jim Wilson, Jr., founder of Jim Wilson & Associates, LLC (JWA). It is managed by JWA and leased by Harbert Realty Services.

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Sky Zone Joins Edgewater MallSky Zone Trampoline Park logo

Sky Zone Joins Edgewater Mall

BILOXI, MS  |  March 7, 2018 – Edgewater Mall and its leasing and management company, Jim Wilson & Associates, LLC, announces the completion of a new lease agreement with Sky Zone Trampoline Park.  To be under construction within the next 90 days, and opened in Spring 2019, the new Sky Zone will be an outstanding venue for exceptional family entertainment at Edgewater Mall.  Sky Zone, operated by R Fun Zone, a Sky Zone franchisee, will provide the next new phase of bringing new opportunities to Edgewater Mall, joining Premiere Cinemas with its Fall 2018 opening.

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MONTGOMERY, AL  |  December 7, 2017 – New Park, a Jim Wilson & Associates Development is please to announce construction has begun on the community clubhouse in New Park located on Park Crossing between Taylor Road and Ray Thorington Road.  The clubhouse will be named “The Gatehouse” and will be a gathering place for residents in New Park and will be located adjacent to the pool at the entry way into the community.  The Gatehouse will consist of a heated and cooled indoor space as well as a spacious outdoor covered patio with a fire place.  In addition to the clubhouse, the developer will be adding some additional amenities to New Park. The community playground, “Playscape” will be located adjacent to The Gatehouse and a small splash pad will be added to the existing pool area. In addition to the playground and small splash pad, a walking trail is being enhanced around Chastain Lake in the center of the community. “We are excited to be adding these new amenities and family friendly attractions to New Park”, says Anita Carter, Vice President, Jim Wilson & Associates.  The completion of The Gatehouse and additional amenities is projected for May 2018.

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Jim Wilson & Associates Sells Eastchase CentralEastChase Central logo

Jim Wilson & Associates Sells Eastchase Central

MONTGOMERY, AL  |  November 29, 2017 – Montgomery, Alabama based developer Jim Wilson & Associates, LLC (JWA) completed the new shopping venue, Eastchase Central, in October this year and has now successfully completed the sale of the 56,000 square foot project featuring the outstanding, national retailers Marshalls, HomeGoods, Kirkland’s and Five Below.  Eastchase Central is the latest commercial retail development of the 330 acre, mixed-use project, EASTCHASE, that started in 2002 by JWA with the initial opening of the Shoppes at Eastchase and continues today with this new, featured retail center, Eastchase Central. The sale transaction to an institutional buyer was completed on November 17, 2017.

Jim Wilson & Associates, LLC, based in Montgomery, Alabama, has developed and managed a wide array of properties throughout the eastern United States, including Class A office buildings, hotels, residential communities and millions of square feet of premier shopping space.  JWA was founded by Jim Wilson, Jr. and today is led by his sons, Jim Wilson, III and Will Wilson, and a well-established team of talented and experienced professionals.  For more information about Jim Wilson & Associates, LLC, please visit www.jwamalls.com.

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Redevelopment Underway at Edgewater MallEdgewater Mall logo

Redevelopment Underway at Edgewater Mall

BILOXI, MS  |  November 28, 2017 – Edgewater Mall has been the retail hub on the Mississippi Gulf Coast for over fifty years.  Today, Edgewater Mall announces a new step to continue its tradition of Embracing the Edge in providing the shopper the cutting edge in fashion, food and entertainment. In late 2018, a new theatre from Texas-based Premiere Cinemas will open featuring eight new auditoriums in a state-of-the-art digital and 100% luxury recliner seat format, and audiences are in for a treat.

Construction of the new facility commences November 2017 with the demolition of the building formerly occupied by Sears.  As Edgewater Mall moves ahead, the new footprint for the theatre will include not only the vertical construction, but an adjacent portion of the area will be green space and include a 20,000 square foot landscaped area.  Construction is anticipated to ramp up and continue at a rapid pace through the next 11 months, culminating with the Grand Opening of the new Premiere Cinema in November 2018.

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JWA Announces Opening of Eastchase CentralEastChase Central logo

JWA Announces Opening of Eastchase Central

MONTGOMERY, AL  |  October 12, 2017 – Jim Wilson & Associates, LLC is pleased to announce the opening  of Eastchase Central located at the midway point of Eastchase Parkway and directly across from the highly successful Hampton Inn & Suites.  Eastchase Central opened October 12th fully leased including Marshalls/HomeGoods superstore in over 40,000 square feet, Kirkland Home and Five Below in over 8,500 square feet.  Also, Full Moon Bar-B-Que opened on an adjacent outparcel.

JWA continues to lead the Montgomery market with its Eastchase development.  “We continue to see excellent demand for outstanding real estate at Eastchase,” said Will Wilson, the company’s President, “and Eastchase Central, led by the Marshalls/HomeGoods superstore and Five Below, will certainly make the outstanding shopping environment at Eastchase even better.”

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JWA Ventures Announces Opening of Aspen Dental and Kay Jewelers at Eastchase LoopJWA logo

JWA Ventures Announces Opening of Aspen Dental and Kay Jewelers at Eastchase Loop

MONTGOMERY, AL | October 9, 2017 – JWA Ventures, an affiliate of Jim Wilson & Associates, LLC , is pleased to announce the opening of Aspen Dental and Kay Jewelers at 6941 Eastchase Loop in the Eastchase Development in Montgomery, Alabama. The Eastchase location provides outstanding visibility and easy access from the major roads, Taylor Road and Interstate 85. Approximately 3,500 square feet of shop space is still available for retail or restaurant use with the ability to include outdoor patio space.

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Governor’s $1.3M Grant Finishes Work on New Redstone GateRibbon Cutting at Redstone Arsenal

Governor’s $1.3M Grant Finishes Work on New Redstone Gate

HUNTSVILLE, AL  |  AUGUST 16, 2017 – Further enhancing Redstone Gateway, a business park development by Corporate Office Property  Trust and Jim Wilson & Associates  (JWA) located at the intersection of I-565 and Rideout Road at the Redstone Arsenal entrance,  is the long awaited Gate 9 relocation. The official opening was celebrated with the traditional ribbon cutting event with executives Jim Wilson III  from JWA and Steve Budorick, CEO of Corporate Office Property Trust, participating and joining Governor Kay Ivey and other key people at the event.

Gov. Kay Ivey officially opened a new $13 million main gate to Huntsville’s Redstone Arsenal today, and she brought a $1.3 million state check to help pay for it.

Ivey awarded a state grant to the Redstone project because of the base’s $100 million annual economic impact on Alabama and the daily traffic congestion backing up from the gate to Interstate 565.

“Over 40,000 folks enter Gate 9 every day and, before its relocation, it was a huge traffic congestion, as you know,” Ivey said. “It’s been going on for some time, and it was just an impediment to good progress.”

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New Park Welcomes Lowder New HomesNew Park monogram logo

New Park Welcomes Lowder New Homes

MONTGOMERY, AL | JULY 14, 2017 -Lowder New Homes will begin building 55 new homes at Bristol Park Place located in New Park, a residential planned unit development by Jim Wilson & Associates, LLC in east Montgomery, Alabama. More new homes patterson ca have been planned to be built the following year. The venture marks a new relationship between two long-respected developers who have shaped the residential landscape of the River Region and beyond over the last six decades. “We are excited about this new relationship with Jim Wilson & Associates and the opportunity to build homes in New Park. I began my career in this business with the Wilsons and have great respect for their family and the developments they have brought to Montgomery like Wynlakes, and now New Park.” said Jimmy Rutland, President of Lowder New Homes. New Park was started in 2008 with a master plan of 1,160 acres and a projected 2,700 homes. Will Wilson, President of Jim Wilson & Associates, said, “The addition of Lowder New Homes to the builder mix brings a totally new concept of home styles to New Park. Lowder’s history of success is a great compliment to our company and to New Park. We think it is a powerful combination giving the homebuyer additional value to a home in New Park.”

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New Park to Host the Central Site for the Greater Montgomery Home Builders Parade of Homes in JulyStone Tower at entrance of New Park

New Park to Host the Central Site for the Greater Montgomery Home Builders Parade of Homes in July

MONTGOMERY, AL | JUNE 29, 2017 – New Park, a Jim Wilson & Associates Development is honored to be the Central Site of the Greater Montgomery Home Builders Parade of Homes July 8th & 9th and 15th & 16th. New Park will have a Montgomery Chamber of Commerce Ribbon Cutting on Friday, July 7, 2017 at 10:00 a.m, in New Park at 9236 Sheraton Park Way. The Central Site at New Park will officially open to the public on Saturday, July 8th at 1:00 p.m.

The Central Site will feature seven homes from six different builders, including the Greater Montgomery Home Builders Association’s Ideal Home, which will showcase the latest trends, colours and design innovations. There are many home builders in Greenville, sc if you wanted to give one a try. The Greater Montgomery Home Builders can be quiet expensive! ”Having the Central Site at New Park allows the public the opportunity to see a variety of building styles and homes in one location. Come visit the Central Site and meet our six builders who will offer you the option to create the custom home of your dreams in a neighborhood that has it all, “says Anita Carter, Vice President, Jim Wilson & Associates.

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