Massachusetts OKs Fenway Center
Boston — The administration of Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick has agreed to allow the construction of a 4.5-acre complex called Fenway Center in the area around Fenway Park in the city’s Back Bay neighborhood. Developer John Rosenthal will pay $226 million in rental fees to build the development, which will include retail stores as well as homes and office buildings.
The development includes state-owned land as well as air rights over the Massachusetts Turnpike.
South Carolina shopping development launches new website
Hilton Head Island, S.C. — Shelter Cove Towne Centre, in Hilton Head Island, has launched a new website, Sheltercovetownecentre.com, designed to reflect the center’s approach to relaxation and rejuvenation.
Internet visitors are encouraged to connect with the center through its social media outlets as well as through email. A submission form on the site’s homepage allows users to enter their email addresses in order to receive updates and newsletters. The center will soon launch an ongoing email campaign to announce developments as they happen, and will begin surprise promotions for campaign followers.
The new site embodies Towne Centre’s "island lifestyle" theme, incorporating vibrant colors and photos of people enjoying the numerous facets of the center.
Shelter Cove Towne Centre, a 42-acre mixed-use development, will be an upscale walking village encompassing 290,000 sq. ft. of retail, restaurant space and the very first Kroger Marketplace on Hilton Head Island. The project is a joint venture between Kroger Real Estate and Blanchard & Calhoun Commercial.
Hhgregg opens new Ohio store
Indianapolis – Electronics retailer Hhgregg is opening a new store location at the Dayton Mall in Dayton, Ohio, on May 16. The new 23,000-sq.-ft. store will replace a previous location in West Carrollton, Ohio.
“Hhgregg is dedicated to the Dayton community and we think local residents will really enjoy shopping at our new and modern store,” said Jeff Pearson, senior VP of marketing, Hhgregg.