Photos: Downtown Cary Construction Picks Up

Cary, NC — The excitement surrounding the construction of Phase 2 of Downtown Cary Park has spurred plenty of conversation. It has also spurred a building boom in Downtown Cary that hasn’t been seen since the 1970s. Read more

Fenton Nears Full Retail Leasing with 4 New Businesses

Cary, NC — Fenton, the 69-acre mixed-use project on track for a first-phase opening in April 2022, is approaching the 90% leased benchmark with the addition of four new businesses.

The newcomer tenants — Vestique, Southern Tide, Archer Paper Goods and Club Pilates — will join a large mix of retail, restaurant and entertainment venues opening soon at Fenton.

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EchoPark Signs 15-Year Lease at Old Crossroads Ford

Cary, NC — EchoPark, a national automotive company specializing in high-quality used cars, will be bringing new life to the vacant property at 2333 Walnut Street that once was the home to Crossroads Ford.

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Garmin Expands Business Footprint in Cary

Cary, NC — Today, through the Cary Chamber of Commerce, it has been announced that Garmin, an established Cary resident company, has decided to expand their footprint here in Cary by signing a 12-year lease.

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Cary History: The Early Days of South Hills Mall

Cary, NC — CaryCitizen recently reported that South Hills Mall will be sold in 2022. In the early 1960s, Cary’s first shopping mall was built by David Martin at South Hills.

Over the years, it was expanded with a motel, and then the Life Experiences program was begun there, started by Carl Mills. Here are some of the details from those early days. Read more

Protolabs to Open 120K Square Foot Facility in Cary

Cary, NC — The Cary Chamber of Commerce announced today that Protolabs, an established Cary-Resident, has decided to expand their footprint here in Cary.

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Business Bits: Cary’s Newest Openings

Cary, NC — With the fluctuating, unpredictable nature of customer traffic that came with the Coronavirus, Cary’s shopping hubs have seen their share of vacant storefronts.

Though, with several new restaurants and shops opening their doors in recent months, we may be seeing growth return to Cary’s business sector. Here are just a few of the newest spots we’ve seen.

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Peck & Plume Now Open at The Mayton

Cary, NC — Peck & Plume has opened as the new restaurant at The Mayton, (formerly The Mayton Inn), a 44-room boutique hotel in downtown Cary.

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Photos: Construction at Fenton Reaches its Top

Cary, NC — On Thursday last week, the owners and developers of Fenton gathered a group of Cary’s elected officials and project partners for a “topping out” ceremony.

This marked the accomplishment of the 69-acre mixed-use district reaching its maximum height in the office and multifamily components set to open with the first phase in April 2022.

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Business Bits: Restaurant Openings & Downtown Developments

Cary, NC — Around Cary, it appears the swift closings related to the pandemic have slowed. In the place of that news has been the newest announcements of incoming and new businesses and the various planned developments in Cary’s downtown core.

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