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Atlanta marriott perimeter center

Atlanta marriott perimeter center

Atlanta marriott perimeter center

The Atlanta Marriott Perimeter Center, the company’s 33rd hotel project in the United States, is a 2. 4-million-square-foot campus where guests can learn, work, and play in a vibrant destination. The hotel also includes a curving two-story atrium and a world-class 2,000-seat theater.

ATLANTA

Atlanta gangs are fairly active in certain neighborhoods—in fact, in metro Atlanta, up to 80 percent of violent and property crimes are gang-related. In terms of offenses reported to law enforcement, from January 2016 to June 2017, Atlanta’s total number of violent and property crimes was more than Miami‘s, about the same as that of New Orleans, and far fewer than those of larger cities such as Chicago, Los Angeles, and Washington, D.C.

Unlike New Orleans, Detroit, Baltimore, and St. Louis, Atlanta is not among the world’s top 50 most violent cities. However, statistics show Atlanta to be the eighth most homicide-prone city in the U.S., in part because of its position as a drug transit point. (Source: www.smartertravel.com)

HOTEL

Like many edge cities, Perimeter Center was farmland until the late 1960s.In 1970, Taylor & Mathis and financial partner MetLife began development of Perimeter Center in north Atlanta. Over the next 25 years, Perimeter Center evolved into one of the largest and most successful master-planned office and mixed-use developments in the U.S. At Perimeter Center, Taylor & Mathis developed 31 office buildings containing 3,240,300 SF as well as Park Place, a 61,830 SF boutique shopping center, on 275 acres of the original assemblage of 510 acres. In addition, Taylor & Mathis ground leased 20 acres in the park for various commercial uses, including branch banks, hotels and free-standing restaurants. Approximately 100 acres was sold to The Rouse Company in 1971 for the development of the 1.3 million SF Perimeter Mall, and the balance of the land was sold over the years to corporate users for the development of eight owner-occupied office buildings totaling another 820,000 SF. (Source: en.wikipedia.org)

 

 

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