Chicago -- Mid-America Asset Management recently secured new retail leases on behalf of two shopping centers in Chicago’s northwest suburbs. DSW Shoe Warehouse signed a lease for 23,773 sq. ft. at Village Square of Northbrook located at the southeast corner of Lake Cook Road and Skokie Boulevard in Northbrook, Ill. The 334,995-sq.-ft. center is anchored by Nordstrom Rack, Marshall’s, The Container Store, PetSmart, Cost Plus World Market, and Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th. DSW, expected to open in spring 2015, is taking the space vacated by Loehmann’s.
Zip Fitness signed a lease for 22,002 sq. ft. at Arlington Plaza at the northwest corner of Rand and Arlington Heights Roads in Arlington Heights, Illinois. The 295,773-sq.-ft. center is anchored by Burlington Coat Factory, Value City Furniture, and The Room Place. The location is expected to open in winter 2014.