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The Shumacher Group is an Atlanta-based real estate company that specializes in two principal areas: site selection for regional and national restaurant and retail chains and the sale of existing restaurants and businesses. In addition the company lists surplus properties and selected sub-leases. Other services provided are business evaluations, lease re-negotation, expert witness testimony, and consulting. The majority of […]

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Shumacher Sells 5K/sf Tavola East Cobb to 19-Unit Egg Harbor Cafe

Steve Josovitz of The Shumacher Group, Inc. just sold Tavola in East Cobb to Egg Harbor.  Steve Josovitz and Irving Jacobson of The Shumacher Group, Inc. represented both sides in transaction. This location will be converted to an Egg Harbor Cafe. Egg Harbor Cafe is a 19-Unit Chicago based breakfast and lunch restaurant. This location […]

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Shumacher Sells Gigi’s Cupcakes Sandy Springs

Steve Josovitz of The Shumacher Group, Inc. sold Gigi’s Cupcakes Sandy Springs today. Steve Josovitz represented Seller in sale. Seller Info: #1372 Gigi’s Cupcakes  is located 1140 Hammond Dr, suite 125, Sandy Springs, GA 30328.  Incredible high traffic, high density, middle to high income residential area across from the King & Queen Office Towers and steps away […]

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This Week on The Street

This Week on The Street Atlanta Restaurant Real Estate This Week on The Street  (A more or less regular compilation of news, factoids and observations. by Harold Shumacher September 1, 2016 Author Thomas Wolfe’s novel “You Can’t Go Home Again” came to mind earlier this month with a visit to Muskegon, an aging, down-on-its-heels Rust […]

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Shumacher Leases CRU – a Midtown Atlanta Upscale Casual Restaurant, Bar & Ultra Lounge Next to Ponce City Market in Ten Days

Steve Josovitz of The Shumacher Group, Inc. has leased Cru located at 620 Glen Iris Dr NE #101, Atlanta, Georgia 30308. The Shumacher Group, Inc. and Steve Josovitz represented Landlord in Lease Purchase transaction.  Grace Lee who is current Operator is a well known industry Professional is highly profitable with an amazing following but chose not to renew […]

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This Week on The Street

This Week on The Street Atlanta Restaurant Real Estate This Week on The Street  (A more or less regular compilation of news, factoids and observations. August 12, 2016 by Harold V. Shumacher The Next Destin ? Marketers have called it the “Forgotten Coast, ” the stretch of beach and barrier islands heading east from Panama […]

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Shumacher Sells Genco Import Co – A Downtown Athens Bar Steps from UGA Campus

Steve Josovitz of The Shumacher Group, Inc. just sold today the Genco Import Co at 246 E Clayton St, Athens, GA. Steve Josovitz and The Shumacher Group, Inc. represented Seller in sale. Seller Info: This Bar is located just steps away from the University of George Main Campus in the heart of  Downtown Athens. This iconic bar is […]

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Shumacher Sells Marietta Bruster’s Ice Cream Franchise w/Real Estate

Steve Josovitz of The Shumacher Group, Inc. has just sold  the Brusters Real Ice Cream Franchise located at 3795 Due West Rd NW, Marietta, GA 30064 that included the land and building. Steve Josovitz represented Seller in transaction.

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Shumacher Leases Former Hi-Life Restaurant & Bar – Norcross/Holcomb Bridge Road/Peachtree Corners

Steve Josovitz and The Shumacher Group, Inc. representing Landlord leased the former Hi-Life Restaurant today. Kathy Thirolf and Peter Kruskamp of The Shumacher Group, Inc. represented Tenant in transaction. Hi-Life Restaurant & Bar is located at 3380 Holcomb Bridge Rd #1, Peachtree Corners, GA 30092. Shopping Center is located close to office parks and thousands of middle to […]

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Shumacher Sells Johns Creek Monkey Joe’s Indoor Playground Franchise

Steve Josovitz of The Shumacher Group, Inc. representing Seller has just sold the 16,500/sf Monkey Joe’s Franchise in Johns Creek. Seller Info: Monkey Joe’s an “Indoor Children’s Playground” is located at 5805 State Bridge Road, Duluth, GA 30097. This is an incredible opportunity to get a super easy to operate business that does not require skilled […]

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Summer 2016: News from The Shumacher Group

Volume 29 – Number 2 – Summer 2016 Welcome to the 29th year of Atlanta Restaurant Real Estate News. The information that follows is compiled from a variety of industry publications, restaurant insiders and personal observation. Since 1987, we’ve been distributing this publication to Atlanta’s leading real estate developers, landlords, brokers, restaurant owners and operators and vendors to […]

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Shumacher Sells Colbeh Persian Kitchen & Bar at Historic Decatur Square to Calle Latina Partners for New Concept

The Shumacher Group, Inc. sold  Colbeh Persian Kitchen & Bar located at 123 East Court Square Decatur, Georgia 30030. Steve Josovitz of The Shumacher Group, Inc. represented Seller in transaction. Buyers are the Owners of Calle Latina located steps away in Downtown Decatur also. The new concept will be a reinvented NY style 1980’s Tavern and Bar to be called Truman. […]

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Shumacher Sells Freestanding Chastain Tavern Buckhead

The Shumacher Group, Inc. has sold the Chastain Tavern  located at  4629 Wieuca Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30342 . The Shumacher Group, Inc. and Steve Josovitz represented Seller in transaction.  Seller Info: Chastain Tavern is located at  4629 Wieuca Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30342 directly next door to Fellini’s Pizza and sister restaurant La Fonda which are both freestanding.  This Buckhead Atlanta restaurant and bar is a […]

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Shumacher Leases 11,000/sf Colony Square in Midtown Atlanta to 5Church

The Shumacher Group, Inc. leased 11,000/sf to 5Church now open for business. Irving Jacobson and Steve Josovitz represented 5Church in transaction who is now open for business. The critically acclaimed and wildly popular Charlotte based 5Church Partners, Patrick Whalen, Alejandro Torio, Chef Jamie Lynch and Ayman Kamel have totally transformed this space into a stunning showcase […]

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Shumacher Sells Former Freestanding Restaurant & Real Estate on Savoy Drive Chamblee to The Mad Italian

The Shumacher Group, Inc. just sold the former freestanding Old Mill Steakhouse and most recently ALLURE on Savoy Drive in Chamblee. Sale Included Real Estate and Building. The Shumacher Group, Inc. and Steve Josovitz represented both Buyer and Seller in transaction having represented both for almost 25-years. Tom Brown, Owner of The Mad Italian on Savoy Drive is […]

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Shumacher Sells 4-Unit Metro Atlanta National Franchise “smashburger” Group

The Shumacher Group, Inc. sold the four-unit smashburger Franchise group in Metro Atlanta this week.  The Shumacher Group, Inc. and Steve Josovitz represented Seller in transaction. Sale included Buckhead, Alpharetta, Johns Creek and Kennesaw. Seller Info: National Franchise Casual QSR Restaurant Multi-Unit Group for sale. Four Metro Atlanta suburban and Buckhead locations all boating super visibility, […]

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Shumacher Sells Uncle Maddio’s Pizza Joint Franchise – Mall Of Georgia

The Shumacher Group, Inc. has sold the Uncle Maddio’s Pizza Joint Franchise directly across from the Mall of Georgia. The Shumacher Group, Inc. and Steve Josovitz represented Seller in transaction. Seller Information: NAME/CONCEPT: Uncle Maddio’s Pizza Joint a Fast Casual National Restaurant Franchise just across from the Mall of GA.   ADDRESS/AREA INFO: 3320 Buford Dr NE, Buford, […]

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Shumacher Sells Three-Unit GiGi’s Cupcakes Franchises – Buckhead, Peachtree City & Cumberland Mall

The Shumacher Group, Inc. has just sold a three-unit GiGi’s Cupcake Franchise. The Shumacher Group, Inc. and Steve Josovitz represented Seller in transaction. Seller Info: This very successful three unit Metro Atlanta GiGi’s Cupcakes Franchise business is being sold by Owner to become a full time Mom. All units are high traffic middle to high […]

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