Giggle debuts in Arizona with Scottsdale Quarter location
Scottsdale, Ariz. — Columbus, Ohio-based Glimcher Realty Trust announced that infant furniture, accessory and clothing retailer giggle has joined the growing tenant roster at its Scottsdale Quarter project in Scottsdale, Ariz.
The new store, which opened Dec. 2, is giggle’s 13th store and first in the state of Arizona.
The giggle store will join other national tenants at Scottsdale Quarter, including Nike; Apple Store; A/X Armani Exchange; H&M, West Elm; and IPic Theaters.
A 28-acre mixed-use development, Scottsdale Quarter occupies 370,000 sq. ft. Phase I of the three-phase development came online in 2009, with Phase II opening throughout the balance of 2010 and into first quarter 2011.
JLL brokers sale of Bradley Square Mall
Cleveland, Tenn. — Atlanta-based Jones Lang LaSalle said it has completed the sale of Bradley Square Mall in Cleveland, Tenn., to Baton Rouge, La.-based MD Ruston Properties, LLC on behalf of a special servicer.
The 406,845-sq.-ft. regional mall is anchored by Belk, J.C. Penney, Sears and Kmart.
RKF retained as leasing agent for Elevation Burger franchisee
New York City — Robert K. Futterman & Associates said it has been retained as the exclusive retail leasing agent for the Manhattan franchisee of Elevation Burger, which controls the chain’s locations south of 50th Street and is currently the only Manhattan franchisee.
Earlier this year, RKF represented the burger chain’s franchisee in the leasing of its Manhattan flagship location at 103 West 14th Street between Sixth and Seventh Avenues. It is scheduled to open in December.
“Elevation Burger is looking to expand in the New York market and nationally and has plans to open and operate 20 franchises, ranging from 1,500-2,500 sq. ft., throughout Manhattan,” said RKF director Greg Covey.
The restaurant chain currently operates locations in New Jersey; Pennsylvania; Virginia; Washington, D.C.; Maryland; Texas; and Florida, with the goal of 100 locations nationwide by 2013.