Brixmor announces unveiling of Naples Plaza redevelopment
Naples, Fla. — New York City-based Brixmor Property Group has announced the Dec. 6 grand re-opening of its redevelopment of Naples Plaza, one of the oldest shopping centers in Naples, Fla.
The approximately 203,000-sq.-ft. shopping center has undergone a year-long redevelopment that included the relocation and expansion of a new 56,000-sq.-ft. Publix Super Market, the addition of a 13,610-sq.-ft. West Marine store, center-wide new façade, updated parking field, LED lighting upgrades, fresh landscaping, eco-friendly water quality treatments, new entrance signage, and an electric car charging station coming soon.
Additional new tenants include an expanded AT&T store, Bombay Bangles, Publix Liquor Store and Zoom Tan, joining existing tenants such as Marshalls, Mulligan’s Sports Grille and Office Depot
Whole Foods to open at Towers Plaza
Melrose, Mass. — Charter Realty & Development Corp. announced that shortly after acquiring Towers Plaza in Melrose, Mass., it has signed a 20-year lease for 29,980 sq. ft. to Whole Foods Market.
Whole Foods will move into a space currently occupied by Johnny’s Foodmaster. The space will undergo a major renovation that will coincide with Charter’s renovation of the balance of the center.
David’s Bridal to open new store at Great Northeast Plaza
Philadelphia — Metro Commercial Real Estate said that David’s Bridal will open an 8,164-sq.-ft. store at Great Northeast Plaza, located in the northeastern part of Philadelphia.
The new store is slated to open by spring 2013.
Great Northeast Plaza, owned and managed by Kimco Realty, is part of an 883,000-sq.-ft. retail mecca that includes Target, Sears, PetSmart, Pathmark and many other national and local retailers. David’s Bridal is relocating this store from its longtime home at Roosevelt Boulevard and Harbison Avenue in Northeast Philadelphia.