Elliott Sidewalk Communities Names General Contractor for 275 North Elm
Kirkland, Inc. of High Point selected
HIGH POINT, N.C. (May 29, 2019) – Elliott Sidewalk Communities today announced it has selected Kirkland, Inc. as the general contractor for its 275 North Elm project. The first building set to begin construction in The Outfields development adjacent to High Point’s new Rockers baseball stadium, 275 North Elm will feature a food hall on the first floor and office space on the second and third floors. Kirkland and Elliott Sidewalk Communities are expected to break ground this summer.
“We are thrilled to partner with Kirkland on 275 North Elm,” said Tim Elliott, managing partner and master developer at Elliott Sidewalk Communities. “We are thoroughly impressed by Kirkland’s experience and look forward to watching the first building go up as we build the ‘new’ High Point together!”
Since inception in 1977, Kirkland has called High Point, N.C. home. Kirkland’s first significant commercial project was a furniture showroom; the company has gone on to build 25 showrooms totaling 1.2 million square feet including recent projects for Najarian Furniture and New Classic, as well as a new 257,000 square feet distribution center for Crown Mark. Kirkland has also completed signature projects for other local High Point companies such as Polo, North State Telecommunications, Graphic Visual Solutions and High Point Bank (now Pinnacle). As a result, Kirkland has become the largest general contractor headquartered in High Point with more than 50 employees and annual revenues of $60 million.
“Attracting a strong, experienced and well-respected company like Elliott Sidewalk Communities to be the master developer for these projects is validation that the city’s vision for this area is on target,” said Scott Kirkland, President of Kirkland. “We are honored to partner with their team to develop a vibrant new community surrounding the High Point Rockers stadium.”
In addition to 275 North Elm, The Outfields development will include a hotel, apartment complex, mixed-use residential/retail building and a plaza.
About Elliott Sidewalk Communities
Elliott Sidewalk Communities builds downtown joy by aligning the interests of municipalities and their university neighbors, creating vibrant Main Street environments that integrate campus life with town life. We transform underused or vacant parcels into a thriving, walkable downtown destination. It attracts students and residents alike with unique retail, cultural and hospitality amenities. It creates energy, economic growth, and a renewed sense of community. For their latest project in High Point, N.C. visit https://theoutfields.com/.
About Kirkland, Inc.
Kirkland, Inc. was founded by Milton Kirkland in 1977. Milton continues as Chairman & CEO and his son, Scott, has led the company as President since 2007. The company is located at 4140 Mendenhall Oaks Parkway, High Point, NC 27265 and focuses on office, industrial, hospitality and medical office projects across the Carolinas and southeastern Virginia. For more information, go to www.kirklandinc.com or contact Scott Kirkland at 336-454-6131.