Portfolio News: December 2020
At Jamestown, we share a mission to create innovation hubs and community centers at our commercial real estate properties.
Once a month, Portfolio News will highlight the people and experiences that make Jamestown real estate properties more than just amazing spaces. Portfolio News posts will explore items of interest in the areas of Innovation, Growth, Sustainability, and Community; these four pillars inform the value-add work we do every day as a real estate investment and management firm. Each of the properties listed here are not owned by or targets for Jamestown Invest 1, LLC. They are not representative of Jamestown Invest 1, LLC’s investment strategy and are not representative of the scale of investments that Jamestown Invest 1, LLC intends to make. This monthly digest is intended to give readers of Real Estate 360 a better understanding of Jamestown’s approach and tenant successes, which all contribute to company culture.
Jamestown launched a pilot with technology company Bbot at Ponce City Market to increase the ease of mobile ordering, pick-up, and delivery across the property. In a time where mobile ordering is a must-have for our restaurant community, Bbot will integrate with PCM's HqO app to deploy a simple, reliable system that increases traffic.
The Village Market, offering goods from 25 Black local entrepreneurs, opened its doors on the second floor at Ponce City Market. Expectations were exceeded as countless locals showed up to support the new store's grand opening. Founded by Dr. Lakeysha Hallmon – an Atlantan social entrepreneur, curator, speaker, and educator – the shop offers a variety of products, including apparel, home goods, body products, and more.
Did you know Jamestown has a Timberland Fund? Some interesting 2020 stats regarding this fund include:
- - the CO2 equivalent sequestered by the annual tree growth of the Jamestown Timberland fund is equal to taking 35,000 cars off the road
- -59,257 acres were added to the Timberland portfolio
- -9 United Nations Sustainability Goals are directly impacted by Jamestown timber forests
- -Jamestown timber forests are now located in 6 states
- -Timber harvested is equal to 150 million toilet paper rolls
Chelsea Market partnered with Google to donate 150 care packages to local families in need. The boxes were filled with products from Hot Bread Kitchen, a nonprofit organization that helps create economic opportunities for minority entrepreneurs in the food industry.
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