Gatewood Retail Real Estate Completes Two Lease Transactions On Downtown Auburn’s Magnolia Avenue

TUSCALOOSA, AL Tracy Gatewood with Gatewood Retail Real Estate has finalized two lease transactions with tenants, both located at 149 E. Magnolia Avenue in downtown Auburn, Alabama.

Taco Mama Auburn has signed a 900 SF expansion from their 147 E. Magnolia Avenue location next door into the adjoining suite to accommodate a prep kitchen which will not be open to the public.

Auburn Oil Co. Booksellers has signed a 2100 SF lease agreement to open an independent bookstore that will also serve coffee, wine and desserts. Owner Mike Armor, an Auburn native and Auburn University alum, along with wife June Wilcox are also owners of M. Judson Booksellers located in Greenville, South Carolina.
A bookstore with a community focus, M. Judson hosts events such as Lunch and Lit which frequently has authors on hand to discuss their work over a 3-course meal, Storytime for children, and various book clubs.
The owners desire that the new store in Auburn will also become a gathering place for the community.

The Auburn Oil Company Booksellers opening date has not been determined but projected for October 2019. For additional information contact:

Gatewood Retail Real Estate specializes in tenant representation and buyer representation in the Alabama markets of Tuscaloosa, Birmingham and Auburn. Our target clients are ones that 1) work in excellence and integrity 2) are difference makers 3) are destination concepts that drive traffic 4) understand the importance of experience. We also represent innovative buyers with vision that desire to develop with highest and best uses in mind. These visionary leaders create projects that will enhance a community and forward the economy’s in which they are located. If you would like additional information on our services, please contact Tracy Gatewood, Broker / Owner, (205) 469-6099 (office) or (205) 324-4704 (cell)

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