MetLife Investment Management (MIM), the institutional asset management business of MetLife Inc., and Granite propertiesa commercial real estate investment, development and management company, on Monday Midtown Union.
The mixed-use development features offices, residences, hotels and retail located in close proximity to the Midtown Arts District.Project class AA office tower and Mira at Midtown Union The Residential Tower will open in July 2022, The Kimpton Shane Hotel Opening September 21, 2022.
“We are excited to work with our partners Granite Properties and Streetlights Residential to bring Atlanta a new lifestyle destination that blends a diverse and unique suite of user-centric products.” Robert MerckMetLife Investment Management’s global head of real estate and agricultural finance, said in a press release: “Midtown Union embodies the best of what our community needs in terms of location, mobility, amenities, and industry-leading design and functionality.”
The 26-story, 612,000-square-foot office tower is designed to be LEED Silver and Fitwel certified. Developed by MetLife Investment Management and Granite Properties. Building on his 40-year history in Atlanta, Invesco has leased 300,000 square feet of his space in Midtown Union for its future global headquarters, with the move expected to begin in early 2023.
Amenities include a multi-level hospitality lobby incorporating a beautiful 12,000 square foot outdoor amenity terrace on the 8th floorth Contactless smart card access throughout the building, hands-free entrance doors, and mobile apps for users to access fitness centers, meeting rooms, meeting facilities, floors connecting to customer lounges.
A 26-story, 355-unit residential tower, Mira in Midtown Union is a joint venture between MetLife Investment Management and street lamp housingLeases started and residents started moving in. Mira in Midtown Union offers the finest finishes on several floor plans, including studios, one-, two- and three-bedroom apartments ranging from 496 to 1,743 square feet.
Mira’s amenities include an outdoor amenity deck with a pool, seating and grilling stations overlooking Midtown Atlanta, and a poolside resident bar and lounge. 24/7 concierge service. Pet lawns and spas.
The Kimpton Shane Hotel Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants Developed by MetLife Investment Management AMS HospitalityThe interior is studio 11 designInteriors feature curated artwork from over 30 global artists based in Atlanta. Soho Myriad.
Amenities include a chef-led restaurant Hartley Kitchen and CocktailsCocktail Lounge Averinand 6,600 square feet of meeting and event space.
Overall, Midtown Union offers 1,909 structured parking spaces with a parking guidance system that directs customers and visitors to their designated spaces. Spaces can also be reserved by different users (offices, retailers, residents). Tenants have access to 36 Level 2 EV charging stations.
Midtown Union is located along Arts Center Way and creates a new retail destination with 32,000 square feet of restaurants and shops. A pedestrian-friendly extension of the Arts Center Way runs through the project and connects to the Midtown Arts District.Inspired by the arts community, Midtown Union features to strengthen connections with the arts community Two large-scale public art installations created by Atlanta-based artists, Joe Dreyeraka @joekingatlThe 4,758 SF mural in the South Garage (Spring Street) consists of two intertwined faces, and the 2,750 SF mural in the North Garage (17th and W. Peachtree) has four faces and a Mobius strip. It is drawn with a single line.
Midtown Union at 1331 Spring Street cooper carryGeneral contractor Blasfield & Gory began construction on all three towers simultaneously in November 2019. The project was built through the pandemic and completed on time and on budget.Office and retail space is leased by Brooke Dewey When Adam Viente (office) and Coleman Morris of (retail) JLL.