Avista Retail Real Estate


Avista Retail & Development, LLC was formed in 2004 to expand the portfolio of Avista Holdings by selecting and developing retail projects throughout the State of Florida. In addition, Avista Retail provides a wide range of services to national, regional and local retailers, including site selection, contract negotiations, property management, retail leasing, tenant and landlord representation.

In 2005, Avista Retail Management, LLC was named Property Manager for 7-Eleven, Inc. for the State of Florida and in 2013 that management relationship was expanded to include North and South Carolina.  Our duties include lease negotiations, disposition of excess properties, collection of rents, repairs and maintenance and many others.

Avista Retail & Development, LLC and Avista Retail Management, LLC is committed to developing lasting relationships with the highest regard for integrity.  We strive to be fair, honest, courteous and professional not only to our clients but to our community.

Site Selection & Acquisition

Avista Retail assists clients in making precise and accurate site selection decisions, whether it’s a new, untested store concept, an independent operator with a few locations, or a chain with hundreds of stores and provides a systematic analyses that enable clients to evaluate multiple location scenarios.  Avista Retail has a long track record of negotiating tough but fair deals with developers, building owners, attorneys and individual property owners.

Property Management
Avista Retail Management, LLC provides full service property management to corporate and individual owners of commercial real estate.

In February 2005, Avista was chosen by 7-Eleven, Inc. as its exclusive Property Manager for Florida. The management duties were expanded in 2013 to include the states of North Carolina and South Carolina. Such management duties include leasing of available retail space, negotiation of billboard and car wash leases, collection of rents, tenant issues and repair and maintenance of the properties. Avista insures that all responsibilities involving the property are handled in the most efficient and professional manner.

Avista is actively seeking new management responsibilities. Let us show you the Avista difference.

At Avista Retail, we understand the complex needs of this specialty in order to maximize the value associated with a client’s surplus property portfolio. Our knowledge of the various types of deals associated with surplus property disposition (property sales, ground leases, sublease/lease assignments, and negotiation of lease terminations) assist us in successfully disposing of a client’s surplus real estate. Our in depth market knowledge allows us to educate our clients on the realistic value of properties and to target market to the highest and best users, therefore meeting the expectations of our clients.

Landlord & Tenant Representation
Avista Retail is dedicated to providing both Landlord and Tenant Representation. We carefully analyze each and every deal and communicate our projections on how each deal will impact the bottom line of a project. Our clients rely on us for our in-depth understanding of project economics, budgets, effective site planning right on through strategic tenant mixes and complete project marketing.

Avista Retail & Development seeks out retail development opportunities throughout the state of Florida for Avista Holdings. These opportunities include the development of neighborhood shopping centers, freestanding buildings and town centers.