Retail Opportunities

Exactly Where You Want to Be

Riverfront Place defines what Uptown Columbus is all about and is on track to be known as the epicenter of activity. This new, upscale apartment community provides retailers a unique opportunity to be a first-stop for residents and a favorite destination for visitors. The shopping options of first floor merchants at The Rapids is expected to be a vibrant mix of unique boutiques, known names, and selected specialty stores that will provide residents and visitors convenient and exclusive experiences. The latest trends in fashion to the perfect gift will all be easily found in this shopping center. The Rapids at Riverfront Place has been planned to be unique, pedestrian-friendly, and carefully designed.

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River Life

When you call The Rapids at Riverfront Place home, not only do you become part of Columbus’ newest luxury community, you experience unparalleled living.


The Rapids will be home to a 7,000 + sq. ft. restaurant offering exceptional outdoor dining options that overlook the Chattahoochee River, the Columbus Riverwalk and the Mathews D. Swift Park. Residents will love having access to these hotspots right outside their door, in addition to cozy cafes and fresh lunch options. Whether gathering with friends or looking to grab a coffee, convenience is key at The Rapids at Riverfront Place.

Landlord shall perform the following work in or for the Demised Premises at Landlord’s expense. All other work in the Demised Premises shall be performed at tenant’s expense.

  • 3,200 sq. ft. of commercial and retail space
  • Devisable as small as 1,000 sq. ft.
  • 2” water service
  • 120/208 3 phase electrical service
  • IT conduit installed
  • Ribbon slab for maximum design flexibility

With 16,000 sq. feet of shops and restaurants space we have something to fit almost any size concept.

  1. Perimeter Walls. All shell building walls will be of either exposed masonry, concrete or drywall, at Landlord’s discretion, per Landlord’s drawings.
  2. Floor Slabs. All bays contain a perimeter “ribbon slab” allowing for maximum flexibility in design.
  3. Storefront. Shall be installed by Landlord to meet required building design standards.
  4. Electrical Service for Restaurants. An electrical service panel will be provided. Electrical service will be 120/208 volt (3 phase). Electrical Panel Sized as follows for restaurants: a. 600 Amp Panel
  5. Telephone and Data Service. A 1” conduit for telephone and data lines with pull string will be provided and telephone backboard installed at rear of space.
  6. Heating and Air Conditioning System. Heating and Air Conditioning will be installed at (1) one ton per 125 sq. ft. by Landlord and in good working order.
  7. Hood Vent. Landlord to provide welded ductwork for kitchen hood vent vertically through building to allow venting to the roof.
  8. Sewer and Water. 4” sanitary sewer line with clean-out will be stubbed at rear of space. Water line stub size is 2” for restaurants.
  9. Natural Gas. Landlord will provide a 2” natural gas line to restaurant spaces.
  10. Grease Trap. Landlord to provided 2 - 1,500 gallon grease traps.
  11. Ceiling Treatment. An open ceiling will be provided.
  12. Fire Sprinkler. Landlord will provide sprinkler riser and distribution system per code requirements.
  13. Columns. Any freestanding structural columns will be fireproofed in accordance with the requirements of jurisdictional authorities.
  14. Lighting. Emergency and exit lighting will be supplied and installed for a shell space. Exterior lights will be provided per Landlord building plans.
  15. Dumpster Pad/Fencing. Tenant will use Landlord’s common area dumpsters.
  16. Hose Bib. Landlord will furnish and install hose bib on building exterior per Landlord plans.

Finish specifications and design standards are subject to change without notice. Final design shall be determined by the lease document.

Contact us today for information and details on the restaurant opportunities at The Rapids.

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