SouthState forms small biz banking team

By Christina Georgacopoulos – Reporter, Tampa Bay Business Journal SouthState Bank is devoting more attention to its small business customers with a new team of designated bankers to enhance its existing focus on the segment. The Winter Haven-based bank established the dedicated banking team to take advantage of conditions in specific markets across its Southeast […]

Guide to Midtown Tampa: where to eat, where to park, what to see

By Michelle Stark – The development at the southeast corner of N Dale Mabry Highway and Interstate 275 just welcomed a new restaurant, Sunda. After years of development, Midtown Tampa started introducing storefronts in 2021 and continues to roll out new spots. The complex at the southeast corner of N Dale Mabry Highway and Interstate […]

Mattamy Homes signs office deal at Midtown Tampa

By Ashley Gurbal Kritzer A national homebuilder is moving to Midtown Tampa, bringing the mixed-use district’s office space to 100% leased. Mattamy Homes has leased 4,000 square feet in Midtown West, the eight-story office building that fronts North Dale Mabry Highway. Other tenants in Midtown West include Kforce Inc., which moved its headquarters there, as […]

RHI Magnesita opens North American HQ in Midtown Tampa

By Ashley Gurbal Kritzer A supplier of refractory products, systems and solutions has chosen Midtown Tampa for its North American headquarters. RHI Magnesita, which announced that Tampa would be home to its North American headquarters in August 2022, has leased a suite in Midtown West, the Midtown office tower home to Kforce Inc. and REI […]

Nestle shrinks Tampa office footprint, plans move to Midtown Tampa

Author: Jay Cridlin Midtown Tampa is getting another high-profile corporate tenant. Nestle, the multinational Swiss food and beverage conglomerate, is moving its Tampa sales office from the downtown core to Midtown West, the 152,000-square-foot office tower at 3659 Midtown Drive in the $1 billion development at North Dale Mabry Highway and Interstate 275. The company […]

NAIOP names Tampa Bay’s 2022 Best of the Best winners

By Breanne Williams NAIOP, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association Tampa Bay Chapter, honored “Champions of Real Estate” during its annual awards dinner on March 9. The group’s Best of the Best awards highlighted top local development and commercial real estate projects, deals and business professionals. Doug Dieck, president of the Southeast region for Ryan […]

Highwoods, Bromley JV to Develop Tampa Office Tower

By: Gail Kalinoski Two utility companies will relocate their headquarters to Midtown East. Highwoods Properties Inc. and The Bromley Cos. are building Midtown East, an 18-story, 432,000-square-foot office building that will be the latest addition to the $1 billion Midtown Tampa mixed-use project in Tampa, Fla. The tower in the city’s Westshore submarket will also […]

TECO confirms HQ move to Midtown Tampa

By Ashley Gurbal Kritzer Tampa Electric Co. has confirmed it will move its headquarters out of downtown Tampa to Midtown Tampa. The Tampa Bay Business Journal first reported  TECO’s intention to move to Midtown on Wednesday. The utility said Friday that it and Peoples Gas will own its space in Midtown East, a new 17-story […]

Single tenant may fill more than half of Midtown Tampa’s new office tower

By Jay Cridlin One major tenant could fill more than half of Midtown Tampa’s forthcoming 400,000-square-foot office tower, according to plans filed with the city. Architectural renderings and project descriptions indicate that “a single tenant,” described only as “Tenant A,” is lined up to lease the second through ninth floors and 16th through 18th floors […]