Cousins Buys Terminus Complex


Cousins Properties, Inc., an Atlanta, Ga.-based real estate company, acquired Post Oak Central, a Class A office complex in the Galleria submarket of Houston, Texas, for $232.6 million from institutional investors advised by J.P. Morgan Asset Management. The company also formed a joint venture with institutional investors advised by J.P. Morgan Asset Management to purchase both Terminus 100 and Terminus 200, neighboring Class AA office towers in Atlanta’s Buckhead submarket, and acquired the remaining 80 percent interest in Terminus 200 from a fund managed by Morgan Stanley Real Estate Investing.

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Atlanta’s airport test using sheep and goats to clear brush

WLTZ 38 | Columbus Georgia Regional News

Tackling the job of trimming grass and weeds around an airport is no small task.

That’s why officials at Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport have brought in 100 experts: sheep and goats.

One hundred sheep and a few goats; yards from Hartsfield Jackson’s fifth runway.

It’s a one-week test to see if the sheep can clear brush adjacent to the runways more efficiently and more cheaply than men, machines and herbicide.

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Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed fires 3 ‘highly effective’ airport PR employees

The personnel files of three city airport employees, who Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed just fired, describe the workers and their workin glowing terms. But the Mayor will not say why he suddenly fired them.

The three, veteran professionals handled public relations for Hartsfield Jackson Atlanta International Airport.

11Alive News filed an open records request with the city to obtain copes of their personnel files, and received the files Monday afternoon.

And the only hint in the files of why the mayor fired them is that maybe it had to do with some bad publicity that the city and the new International Terminal received in the news media when the terminal opened in May.

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