PRESS RELEASE: Franklin Street Adds New Director to Atlanta Office

ATLANTA — In another move of expansion, Franklin Street Real Estate Services has recruited leasing expert, Justin Berryman specializing in leasing and landlord representation.

“Justin brings a wealth of industry knowledge from his experience in all facets of commercial real estate,” said Danny York, Chief Operating Officer for Franklin Street. “We are confident with Justin’s varied and deep understanding of Atlanta retail properties, he will be a great asset for clients throughout the Atlanta Metro.”

Berryman has worked in site selection, development, leasing, management, acquisition, and disposition of retail and multifamily assets.

“The opportunity to work with Franklin Street’s highly-respected and knowledgeable real estate professional’s along with the challenge I’m personally taking on – increasing the value of our client’s assets and expanding our shopping center leasing portfolio in Georgia – is something I’m excited and honored to be a part of,” Berryman said. “The retail leasing market in Atlanta has picked up along with a decrease in vacancy which gives us an exciting window of opportunity.”

Prior to joining Franklin Street, Berryman was responsible for the managing and leasing of shopping centers for private investors throughout Atlanta. He also was involved in a partnership investing in distressed residential and multifamily real estate around the Metro achieving a double-digit return for investors with zero debt on their properties. Berryman attended Auburn University where he earned his Bachelor of Science in Entrepreneurship while also playing for the Auburn Tigers football team.

About Franklin Street: Franklin Street is a family of real estate companies focused on delivering value-added solutions to meet the evolving needs of our clients. Through a collaborative philosophy of leveraging the resources, expertise, and experience of each of its divisions—Real Estate, Capital, Insurance and Management—Franklin Street offers unmatched value and optimal solutions for clients nationwide. For more information on Franklin Street, please see the company’s website at

For More Information, Contact:

Kelsy Pazur
813-839-7300, ext. 337
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