Atlanta Retail Market Sees Post-Pandemic Resilience, Record Investment Activity
Franklin Street’s Q2-21 report on the Atlanta retail market takes an in-depth look at key indicators in the market, from leasing and investment sales activity to foot traffic levels and new developments.
The report also dives into important trends and challenges impacting the market, while offering exclusive insight on what’s ahead for Atlanta retail.
- Atlanta’s retail market has outperformed similarly situated markets in 2021 and continues to show strong resilience and growth.
- The Atlanta market saw record investment activity in Q2-21, driven by high levels of foot traffic and increased net migration as consumer demand has steadily returned to and even exceeded pre-pandemic levels.
- Leasing activity has recovered across most asset classes while rental rates have grown by 4.64% since Q2-20.
- Overall, the Atlanta retail market continues to be a dominant force with the data pointing to continued resilience and growth relative to other markets.