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Orchestra Partners Selects Retail Specialists for Leasing and Property Management

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Mercantile on Morris

May 12, 2020

CONTACT: Courtney Hall
Retail Specialists

BIRMINGHAM, AL – Orchestra Partners, a real estate redevelopment firm, has selected Retail Specialists as its leasing and property management partner for numerous urban properties in Birmingham. The redevelopment properties are located in Avondale, Parkside, Five Points South and throughout downtown.

“Our team is passionate about the revitalization of Birmingham, and we’ve been looking for a leasing and management partner to complement Orchestra’s growing development business,” stated John Boone, principal at Orchestra Partners.

Wherever our projects are located, it’s always important for us to find a local group that understands the market and shares our philosophy for bringing prosperity to the urban core. Retail Specialists was the obvious choice to represent our Birmingham developments to the hospitality and retail communities.”


“We look forward to joining forces with Orchestra Partners’ successful brand to further enhance their portfolio and uphold their vision for their various developments, as each has its own distinct identity,” stated Beau Young, executive vice president of Retail Specialists. “Our leasing team is excited to bring new concepts to the city that will have a positive impact on the market.”

Retail Specialists will also oversee the property management of nine properties throughout Birmingham, bringing a comprehensive and seasoned team to facilitate the day-to-day operations.

For additional information on leasing contact Beau Young at 205-314-0390.

About Orchestra Partners

Proudly headquartered in downtown Birmingham, we compose a symphony of purposeful partnerships for livable, thriving neighborhoods. Our co-founders Hunter Renfroe and John Boone moved back to Birmingham and founded Orchestra Partners, their own unique contribution to the city’s revitalization. With a shared vision to preserve history while creating a brighter future, Hunter and John set their sights on redevelopment that would positively impact Birmingham.

Orchestra Partners focuses on leveraging real estate opportunities that restore the past, strengthen the present, and ensure a sustainable future. We bring entities together to work in concert to create a lasting impact on the place we call home. This redevelopment approach allows us to think outside the box, take risks and create initiatives that help achieve our goal of building a better Birmingham.

About Retail Specialists

Retail Specialists, LLC is the premier retail real estate services firm in the south. We are committed to long-term relationships in property management, retail representation, development, leasing, and brokerage. Founded in 2005, we’ve thrived through tough times and shine under pressure. A unique mix of experience, technology, and data have proven successful in a business we love.


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