CHARLOTTE, N.C. (November 2004)

  • Kenneth E. and Mary Ellen Conley have purchased a 4.98 acre parcel for $299,280 in Old Hickory Business Park, a Crosland development. The site will be the location for a new Micro Lens Technology facility.
  • Brauer, Howell & Hayslett, LLC have purchased a 1.28 acre parcel and industrial building in Old Hickory Business Park (sales price $530,000). The location will be the site of a warehouse and distribution facility for BC&H Company, Inc.

The 225-acre business park developed by Crosland is located on Indian Trail-Fairview Road in Indian Trail, Union County, NC. Jon Jarrett of Merrifield Partners represented Crosland in both of the above transactions.

About Merrifield Partners

Merrifield Partners, an affiliate of Crosland Inc., is one of Charlotte’s leading office and industrial development and brokerage firms. Operating as Crosland Commercial for many years, Merrifield Partners developed a portfolio of over 2,500 acres of land and 2 million square feet of commercial space. For more information, visit

About Crosland

Crosland Inc. is recognized as one of the Southeast’s leading, privately held, diversified real estate companies and is active in retail, office, industrial, multi-family residential real estate, land development, and general contracting. The company’s breadth of product expertise has enabled it to be a leader in multi- and mixed-use developments.

Founded in 1937, the company has developed, built or managed more than 25,000 multi-family units, over 13,500 single-family homes, 45 retail centers, 40 commercial buildings, more than 2,500 acres of commercial property, and 115 residential communities in the Carolinas, Georgia and Tennessee.

Headquartered in Charlotte, N.C., Crosland has offices in Raleigh, Orlando and Tampa and also operates in Durham, Chapel Hill, Greensboro, Winston-Salem, and Asheville, as well as in Hilton Head, S.C.; Augusta, Ga.; Hot Springs, Va.; and Nashville, Tenn. Its current portfolio, representing existing projects and those in development, has a market value exceeding $1 billion. For more information, visit