Ledbetter Properties has Kmart site under contract

By July 19, 2018Press Release

Photo from the Rome News-Tribune

The Rome News-Tribune reports that R.H. Ledbetter Properties has a contract to purchase the 15.8 acre Kmart tract at 100 Hicks Drive. The parcel has been empty for almost two years and has long been regarded as the top spot in Rome for retail development.

City Manager Sammy Rich said the last time he was involved in discussions about the property that the price tag had turned just about everyone away.

I think it’s great news that Ledbetter has re-engaged,” Rich said.

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