GBT REALTY CORP. TO DEVELOP $20M RETAIL CENTER IN ELIZABETHTOWN
ELIZABETHTOWN, KY. — GBT Realty Corp. has purchased more than 13 acres in Elizabethtown to develop Woodland Commons, a $20 million community retail center. The 126,000-square-foot project is currently 90 percent pre-leased to anchors Hobby Lobby and Academy Sports + Outdoors, which each occupy 60,000 square feet. Site work on the project is nearly 50 percent complete with vertical construction set to begin in October. GBT purchased the land at the intersection of Ring Road and Woodland Drive from Woodland Partnership for an undisclosed amount. GBT expects to deliver the property by spring 2015. The development team includes Haines Gipson and Associates Engineers, MJM Architects, Kelsey Construction and TD Farrell Construction.