Cary, N.C. — A joint venture between Hines, Columbia Development Group LLC and USAA Real Estate will break ground on Phase I of Fenton, a 69-acre, 2.5 million-square-foot mixed-use development in Cary, North Carolina, this summer. The first phase will include a 99,000-square-foot Wegmans grocery store; 263,000 square feet of specialty retail, including a movie theater and food hall; a 146,000-square-foot office loft; 350 apartment units; and a 175-room hotel. Additionally, the first retail tenants have been announced. These include Crawford Brothers Steakhouse, a new concept from five-time James Beard Award semifinalist Scott Crawford; Superica Tex-Mex by nationally renowned restaurateur Ford Fry; and Honeysuckle Gelato. Fenton will be situated along Cary Towne Boulevard near Interstate 40, adjacent to WakeMed Soccer Park and eight miles southwest of downtown Raleigh, North Carolina. Phase I is expected to open in fall 2021.
Joint Venture to Break Ground on 2.5 Million-Square-Foot Mixed-Use Project in Raleigh-Durham, Announces First Wave of Retailers