April 28, 2017

Dollar General Corp. has added to its portfolio through an acquisition.

April 28, 2017
Madison Marquette’s transformation of the MarketFair center in West Windsor, New Jersey, will be complete with next week’s opening of the first Free People store in the Princeton area.
 
April 28, 2017
As department stores trim their portfolios, the nation’s malls are being transformed. 
 
April 28, 2017
A San Diego strip center that underwent a repositioning and renovation over the past two years is welcoming six new tenants.
 
April 27, 2017
A Chicago-based fund manager has acquired BeachWalk on Highway 101 in Solana Beach, California, for $33.25 million.
 
April 27, 2017
A new accounting standard is pushing Tilly’s to get a better handle on its lease administration.
 
April 26, 2017
Williams Company Southeast has announced plans to break ground on what it claims will be the biggest to be built in Central Florida for years.
 
April 26, 2017
Kit and Ace, the company founded by the family of Lululemon founder Chip Wilson, is pulling back on brick-and-mortar outside of its home base to focus online.
April 26, 2017
Fresh Market will open its second location in South Carolina’s capital region in the growing upscale suburb of Lexington.
 
April 25, 2017
A home improvement start-up with a green conscience is expanding out of its Austin, Texas, hometown. 
 
April 25, 2017
One does not live by bargains alone, and the latest outlet center to realize that and pick up its food and beverage game is The Outlets at Legends in Sparks, Nevada.
 
April 24, 2017
Ethically sourced bridal and fine jewelry retailer Brilliant Earth is expanding its brick-and-mortar footprint. 
 
April 20, 2017
Flying Tiger Copenhagen is expanding its U.S. footprint.
 
April 20, 2017
West Elm is expanding in Texas.
 
April 20, 2017

Sand Lake Corners North, a 151,487-sq.-ft. community center in Orlando, Florida, has been put up for sale. 

April 19, 2017

The traditional brick-and-mortar store continues to see reduced foot traffic and most can’t seem to find a remedy. Amid this retail doom and gloom, however, there is one retailer that is rising above the rest: Ulta Beauty.

April 19, 2017
Think of it as an Airbnb for temporary spaces. 
 
April 19, 2017
Inland Real Estate Acquisitions, the Oak Brook, Illinois, acquisition machine headed by Joe Cosenza, has purchased another center to keep the acquisition tote board on its website churning past $44 billion.
 
April 19, 2017

Three experts have joined JLL’s brokerage team in Houston. 

April 19, 2017
San Diego-based RAF Pacifica Group recently acquired a 40,000-sq.-ft. land parcel (formerly the site of Cedros Gardens), in the Solana Beach section of San Diego for $5.5 million from a private owner.
 
April 18, 2017
We in the field of store design are seeing some promising signs that an evolution is underway. 
 
April 18, 2017
Orchestra is entering the United States, both online and off. 
 
April 18, 2017
One of the fastest-growing regions in the nation--in both jobs and population — will be home to another retail-heavy mixed-use project.
 
April 18, 2017

Stores-within-stores have been prevalent in Europe and Asia for years, and while they’ve been in play for decades in the U.S. (think perfume counters in Macy’s), all indications call for much wider adoption here in the years ahead.