WATERSOUND, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 22, 2019--
The St. Joe Company (NYSE:JOE) (“St. Joe”) today announces an executed
lease with Starbucks for a new location to be built on the corner of
Highway 98 and Richard Jackson Boulevard in Panama City Beach, Florida.
The new Starbucks store will be located adjacent to St. Joe’s existing
office complex known as the Beckrich Office Park.
“We are excited to bring another Starbucks to the Panama City Beach
market,” said Jorge Gonzalez, President and Chief Executive Officer of
St. Joe. Mr. Gonzalez added, “We look forward to working with Starbucks
on its newest store, offering a convenient location for travelers and
residents of Panama City Beach, in close proximity to numerous St. Joe
projects as well as our commercial office buildings where we lease space
to multiple tenants. We also like that we are layering a new income
producing asset on top of an existing income producing asset, which is a
model that maximizes value.”
With current occupancy of the Beckrich Office Park at 96%, St. Joe
anticipates future development at the office park. Construction on the
new Starbucks is expected to begin by the end of February.
For more information about St. Joe, please visit us at www.joe.com.
Important Notice Regarding Forward-Looking
This press release contains “forward-looking statements,” within the
meaning of Section 21E of the Exchange Act, including statements
regarding plans to develop a new Starbucks and the timing of commencing
construction of the new Starbucks, and statements regarding St. Joe’s
anticipation of future development of the Beckrich Office Park. These
forward-looking statements are qualified in their entirety by cautionary
statements and risk factors set forth in St. Joe’s filings with the SEC,
including its Third Quarter Report on Form 10-Q filed with the SEC on
October 31, 2018 as updated by subsequent current report filings.
About The St. Joe Company
The St. Joe Company, together with its consolidated subsidiaries, is a
real estate developer and manager. The Company owns land concentrated
primarily in Northwest Florida and has significant residential and
commercial land-use entitlements in hand or in process. The Company also
owns various commercial, resort, and club properties. More information
about the Company can be found on its website at www.joe.com.
©The St Joe Company 2019. “St. Joe®”, “JOE®”,
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