BCDC, ADEVCO Break Ground on Self-Storage Projects in Birmingham, Columbus

Projects Are Latest Programmatic Joint-Venture Between Atlanta Developers

Atlanta (September 24, 2019) — Continuing its successful partnership, BCDC and ADEVCO will jointly development two climate controlled self-storage facilities in Columbus, Ga. and Birmingham, Ala. respectively. Branded and managed by Extra Space Storage, the new projects by the joint venture join the under-construction Extra Space Storage in Dunwoody, Ga.

“ADEVCO has been an excellent partner as we seek to meet the needs of these fast-growing communities with an in-demand product,” said Litt Glover, CEO, BCDC. “We are thrilled to be starting our second and third projects with them, and look forward to many more in the future.”

The team is building the three-story climate-controlled Extra Space Storage in Columbus on a 2.76-acre site at 7350 Blackmon Road.  The 100,080 square-foot building will have 780 secure units. Grand Opening is expected in the summer of 2020. Georgia’s Own Credit Union is providing financing.

Birmingham Extra Space Storage, 2864 Acton Road, is in Vestavia Hills on a 2.57-acre site. The 100,050 square foot building will be three stories and have 732 climate-controlled and secure units. A September 2020 opening is anticipated. Great Southern Bank is providing financing.

The 84,375 square-foot, three-story Extra Space Storage at 4444 N. Shallowford Road in Dunwoody, Ga. is in line to open later this year.

Stindard Architecture is the architect and Woolard Attman Construction Inc. is the General Contractor on both projects.

About BCDC

Founded in 1963, BCDC [Batson-Cook Development Company] is a fully integrated real estate organization providing development and capital solutions, primarily through partnerships on commercial real estate projects in the Southeastern United States.  Based in Atlanta, Georgia, BCDC offers a wide variety of real estate services from development and construction to equity and credit enhancements, to brokerage and property management. It is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Kajima USA. It Visit www.batsoncookdev.com from more information.


Founded in 1990, ADEVCO delivers quality developments and program management services to Fortune 500 companies as well as private and institutional investors throughout the United States. Our developments are located in 40 different markets in 20 states. Since inception, over 28 years ago, ADEVCO has developed over six million square feet of climate-controlled storage, corporate office, call center facilities, assisted living communities and multifamily projects valued at more than $800 million. Our specialty – achieving your real estate objectives by consistently delivering effective development solutions and superior program management services. Visit www.adevco.com