FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CONTACT: Michelle Moultrie
BIRMINGHAM, AL (October 31, 2019) – Summerdale, Alabama has chosen Retail Strategies to handle retail and restaurant recruitment on behalf of the town. Summerdale is located in Baldwin County and is a short drive from the beaches on the Gulf of Mexico. It is home to the Naval Outlying Field Summerdale, a military-use airport and is part of the Daphne-Fairhope-Foley Metropolitan Statistical Area. According to the latest census, Summerdale has grown 75%, making it the fastest growing MSA in Baldwin County and the 3rd fastest in the state of Alabama.
“Summerdale is experiencing spectacular growth, and with Retail Strategies as a partner, we are positioning ourselves to be able to best meet the needs of our community,” said Mayor David Wilson. “Retail Strategies will not only provide access to the data and demographics that we need, but their expertise in retail recruitment will be crucial in helping us bring the services that our citizens are asking for.”
Our partners at Retail Strategies know our area well, and they understand and value Summerdale’s strengths and recognize its potential.”DAVID WILSON, MAYOR OF SUMMERDALE
Through this partnership, the Retail Strategies team will work hand in hand with town leaders to help them understand their trade area and opportunities for real estate development. Retail Strategies will perform a market analysis of the businesses located in Summerdale and identify areas of opportunity with businesses expanding into the Alabama market. Most importantly, the commercial real estate professionals at Retail Strategies will proactively reach out to potential businesses, property owners, brokers, and developers on behalf of the town.
“Summerdale’s leadership is forward-thinking and taking a proactive approach to their retail needs,” said Matthew Petro, chief development officer of Retail Strategies. “We are excited to study their market and work with the town to create and execute a strategy that will build out their retail, restaurant, and hospitality sectors in the community.”
About Summerdale, Ala.
Summerdale is located in south-central Baldwin County, Alabama, and is the county’s fastest growing municipality since 2010. Baldwin County has experienced exponential growth and is in the top 12 for the fastest growing MSA in the nation, with a population increase of 21,444 since 2010. To learn more, visit www.summerdaleal.com.
About Retail Strategies
Retail Strategies is a leading national advisory firm focused on retail market analysis, strategic planning, retail recruitment and development. Our mission is to provide the real estate expertise, tools and human effort that position deserving towns as alluring locations for national businesses. With confidence, we pursue this mission by delivering unparalleled customer service as a unified team with unmatched real estate expertise. Our activities pay a return in sales taxes, added jobs, and businesses that enhance and add to the unique qualities of your community.
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