March 8, 2015

DDR has named a new financial chief, and the shopping center company reached from within its own ranks for the appointment.

February 19, 2015

DDR Corp announced that David J. Oakes has been named the company’s new CEO, effectively immediately.

November 13, 2014

DDR Corp. announced the sale of an 11-property portfolio--located primarily in the Buffalo MSA that was previously held in joint venture with Kuwaiti Financial Centre II--for a total of $154 million.

September 12, 2014

DDR Corp. announced that CEO Daniel B. Hurwitz will be leaving the company next year, as he and the board agreed not to renew his employment agreement, which expires December 31, 2015.

July 16, 2014

DDR Corp. will hold the grand opening of Seabrook Commons, the company’s most recent ground-up development project located in Seabrook, New Hampshire, on Aug. 12.

May 29, 2014

Shopping center operator DDR Corp. is commencing a multi-year proactive lease termination initiative aimed at recapturing high-quality anchor store locations across its portfolio.

April 24, 2014

Shopping center owner DDR Corp. has installed the third Tesla Supercharger station in its portfolio; the newest Supercharger station is located at Hamilton Marketplace in Hamilton, New Jersey, and represents the third state where a flagship Supercharger station has been activated at a DDR shopping center, following Virginia and Ohio.

April 1, 2014

DDR Corp. has announced that it sold 14 non-prime assets in the first quarter for gross proceeds of $198 million.

March 10, 2014

DDR has signed a letter of intent to sell its 50% ownership interest in Sonae Sierra Brazil BV Sarl, a Luxembourg company, to Alexander Otto and his affiliates for $343.6 million.

February 21, 2014

DDR Corp has published its 2013 Corporate Social Responsibility report, which can be viewed at

December 20, 2013

DDR Corp. has announced he lease-up and construction of Seabrook Commons, a 380,000-sq.-ft. power center slated to open in the summer of 2014 in Seabrook, N.H.

December 6, 2013

DDR Corp. has announced the completion of a $12 million redevelopment project at Sandy Plains Village, a power center located in the Atlanta suburb of Roswell.

October 2, 2013

DDR Corp. has announced the closing of its previously announce acquisition activity totaling $591 million.

September 16, 2013

Ulta Beauty will open 12 new stores in DDR shopping centers by year-end 2013.

May 30, 2013

Beachwood, Ohio-based DDR Corp. has announced the opening of Belgate Shopping Center, the company's first ground-up domestic development in over four years.

May 13, 2013

DDR Corp. announced a strategic agreement with MobileBits Holdings Corp., provider of SAMY, a mobile marketing and engagement platform, to acquire DDR's proprietary location-based mobile marketing solution ValuText.

April 4, 2013

DDR Corp. announced that, during the first quarter, it acquired two prime assets in Dallas and in Oakland, Calif., for $81 million.

January 4, 2013

DDR Corp. announced the acquisition of two prime power centers for $151 million during the fourth quarter.

January 4, 2013

DDR Corp. announced that senior executive VP and CFO David J. Oakes has been named president of the company, effective Jan. 1.

October 1, 2012

DDR Corp. announced the acquisition of $328 million of prime assets and the disposition of $12 million of non-prime assets during the quarter.

September 10, 2012

DDR Corp. has announced the appointment of Martin McGreevy as senior VP and chief marketing officer for the company.

February 28, 2012

Shopping center owner DDR Corp. said Tuesday that four new Shoe Carnival stores will open at DDR shopping centers in 2012.

February 6, 2012

Shopping center owner and manager DDR Corp. announced Monday the launch of FranchiseConnect, a new online platform connecting shopping centers, franchise opportunities and entrepreneurs.

January 24, 2012

Shopping center developer DDR Corp. said that Anna's Linens will open three of its first Puerto Rico stores at DDR shopping centers.