Blakeney announces new leases, expansions
Charlotte, N.C. — CNL Crosland Commercial Real Estate announced two new tenant signings and an expansion for an existing retailer at Blakeney, a retail shopping center in south Charlotte, N.C.
Flywheel Sports is slated to open at Blakeney in January. Accessory boutique Bijuju opened earlier in November, and Creative by Nature Home doubled its square footage and moved into a new space in September.
Flywheel Sports, which will occupy 4,617 sq. ft. on the second level of Blakeney near Banana Republic, is a high-tech indoor cycling studio. Its location at Blakeney marks the company’s 12th studio and second venture in the Carolinas.
Bijuju’s 1,418-sq.-ft. Blakeney accessory boutique is the company’s ninth in the Carolinas.
Creative by Nature Home, which now occupies 2,656 sq. ft. in Blakeney near Coldwater Creek, doubled its footprint and created an expanded show room when it moved from its previous location, which is now occupied by Bijuju.
Blakeney is a 270-acre development zoned for 495,000 sq. ft. of retail to include a mix of local and national retailers with a signature retail component of specialty shops, as well as casual and upscale dining.
Burke’s Outlet opens at Island Plaza
James Island, S.C. — Brixmor Property Group announced that Burke’s Outlet has opened a 26,680-sq.-ft. store at Island Plaza, located in James Island, S.C.
Island Plaza is owned by Brixmor, based in New York City.
Stirling announces exec promotion
Covington, La. — Stirling Properties announced it has promoted Chris Abadie to VP and manager of the Commercial Brokerage Division after 11 years as a sales and leasing executive with the company.
In his new role, Abadie will oversee all aspects of commercial operations throughout each of Stirling Properties brokerage offices located in Louisiana and Mississippi.