Habit Burger Grill to open sixth Arizona location
Phoenix — The Habit Burger Grill is opening its sixth Arizona location in Scottsdale in the Promenade at Scottsdale Road and Frank Lloyd Wright.
The Irvine, Calif.-based restaurant also operates more than 60 locations in California and two in Utah.
CBL appoints new board of directors member
New York — CBL & Associates Properties has announced the appointment of A. Larry Chapman to its board of directors.
Chapman is a retired 37-year veteran of Wells Fargo. He most recently served as group head of the bank’s commercial real estate lending business, responsible for the group’s 75 nationally located real estate loan production offices and 1,500 full time employees.
He was elected to the board of directors of Realty Income, a triple net lease REIT, in February 2012 and serves on their Audit and Compensation committees.
Westroads Mall begins mall-wide renovation
Omaha, Neb. — Westroads Mall has begun work on a major, two-phase renovation and remodeling of the three-level, enclosed, 1.2-million-sq.-ft. super-regional shopping center in Omaha, Neb.
Phase I is underway with mall-wide painting plus interior and exterior LED lighting installation. Phase I will also upgrade the malls energy management system. Plans call for Phase I to finish before the holiday season.
Phase II will begin work in early 2014 and focus on replacing the mall’s flooring and enhancing shopper amenities. The work will include new tile flooring throughout all three levels, lighting enhancements and upgrades and several soft seating areas.
The Food Court will undergo a major renovation, too.
The restrooms will be expanded and renovated. In the center court, plans call for new energy efficient escalators and a fresh new aesthetic for the elevator.
Both entrances on the south side will receive a new look with new finishes and equipment.
Additional work will replace the trash receptacles and add new planters, interior signage, updated benches and WiFi.