Breaking will be offline for scheduled maintenance Saturday July 24 5 AM US EST to 8:30 AM EST. We apologize for the inconvenience.


Thank you for sharing!

Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided.

ATLANTA-Halted previously by inconclusive plans from the Georgia Department of Transportation to build a 59-mile highway through its planned development, James Creek developer PEC Development Group of Cobb County plans to tentatively break ground in the fall on the 343-acre, multi-million-dollar project.

Forsyth County planning department officials confirm to that PEC has filed tentative development plans for 15 acres of commercial space, 300 townhomes and 639 single-family residences at James Creek.

Although state officials have not formally announced the end of their highway project, area brokers familiar with the venture tell PEC is proceeding with its project on the understanding the road job is dead.

The first townhomes and single-family units are expected to be ready for occupancy in fall 2004. PEC officials estimate the entire venture will take seven years to complete.

Want to continue reading?
Become a Free ALM Digital Reader.

Once you are an ALM digital member, you’ll receive:

  • Unlimited access to GlobeSt and other free ALM publications
  • Access to 15 years of GlobeSt archives
  • Your choice of GlobeSt digital newsletters and over 70 others from popular sister publications
  • 1 free article* every 30 days across the ALM subscription network
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM events and publications

*May exclude premium content
Already have an account?

GlobeSt. APARTMENTS Fall 2021Event

Join 1000+ of the industry's top owners, investors, developers, brokers & financiers at THE MULTIFAMILY EVENT OF THE YEAR!

Get More Information


Join GlobeSt

Don't miss crucial news and insights you need to make informed commercial real estate decisions. Join now!

  • Free unlimited access to's trusted and independent team of experts who provide commercial real estate owners, investors, developers, brokers and finance professionals with comprehensive coverage, analysis and best practices necessary to innovate and build business.
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM and GlobeSt events.
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including and

Already have an account? Sign In Now
Join GlobeSt

Copyright © 2021 ALM Media Properties, LLC. All Rights Reserved.