Project type: Retail, Build-to-Suit
Project value: > $833mm
Project size: 6,417,600 square feet
Having developed approximately 700 locations in 13 states spanning nearly 20 years, Capital Growth Buchalter is a long-time, valued partner with Dollar General. The country’s largest “small-box” discount retailer relies on trusted allies like CGB to achieve and support its phenomenal growth. As a result, Dollar General has enlisted CGB to develop in some of the most highly regulated and difficult markets to enter. Likewise, the value-based partnership has helped CGB to refine and optimize its own development processes and practices over time, making the partnership a true win-win.
Evidence of the winning partnership is echoed by government leaders from municipalities of recent Dollar General projects. Mayor Eddie Alfred of Fenton, Louisiana complimented the CGB team for its proactive communication and follow-through and indicated that the Dollar General project is a “huge economic development project that is a first-of-its-kind for the community that is having a ripple effect.” According to Alfred, additional developments are under consideration because the CGB/Dollar General development.
Similarly, Mayor Taylor Elwell of Leeton, Missouri, said: “We began proactively looking at attracting Dollar General to our small bedroom community several years before it happened. We even had a bad experience with another firm that didn’t pan out. However, working with Capital Growth Buchalter was a great experience. Communication and relational investment on CGB’s part was exceptional. This development will create tremendous opportunity and also new sales tax revenue for our small community.”
According to Mayor Alan Curtis of Pine Bluffs, Wyoming, “CGB was highly professional in coordinating all services and services related to the delivery of this project from start to finish. From site planning to material delivery and the laying of asphalt and construction, they did a phenomenal job on working quickly and effectively to get everything in place.” Speed and professionalism make all the difference to the communities being served as well as the client.
- One of the longest-standing partners in DG’s preferred developer program
- Site selection, turnkey development