Cushman & Wakefield has released, “Cumberland Growth In Full Swing” a report highlighting southeastern Cobb County’s commercial real estate activities. Nearly 20 percent of all new office leases in 2022 in the metro Atlanta area were for space in Cumberland.
Since the Atlanta Braves moved to Truist Park in 2017, The Battery development surrounding the baseball stadium has grown into a vibrant 2.3-million-square-foot mixed use destination. The report noted the Battery has seen more than $1 billion of private investment, with $700 million more coming over the next two years. Currently 15 buildings totaling 4.5 million square feet are planned or under construction in Cumberland.
Truist Financial Corporation plans to base more than 1,000 jobs in a 250,000-square-foot building currently under construction next to the stadium. Alongside the office activity, nearly 625,000 square feet of more retail space and thousands of apartments are planned.
Angela Noote is a native of Northern California and graduated from Chico State with a degree in public relations. After college she moved to the Central Coast and worked first in ad sales then in editorial, eventually spending more than a decade as a print reporter and editor. She detoured into design work at a printer/publisher, and with a partner eventually opened a boutique full-service marketing agency. Moving into corporate communications, she built and managed several successful marketing teams in the hospitality, financial services, and nonprofit industries. Most recently she was an internal comms manager in the tech sector. After a long stint spent in Georgia (Go Dawgs), she moved to Baton Rouge, LA and has written for clients in the financial, luxury imports, higher ed, commercial cleaning, and medical equipment industries. Her son is a media arts major at the University of South Carolina, and her husband owns a comedy theater in Baton Rouge, where you can often find Angi teaching improv classes, leading corporate training events, or doing an occasional stand up set.