The Opus Group breaks ground on Glen Ellyn, Ill., center
Chicago — The Opus Group has begun construction of a 31,175-sq.-ft. center in Glen Ellyn, Ill., near Chicago. A 20,300-sq.-ft. The Fresh Market will anchor the project.
The site, a vacated car dealership, will include patio seating and 186 parking spaces.
The center is 75% leased. In-line tenants include Great Clips and the first Tide Dry Cleaners in the Chicago area.
Serving the Glen Ellyn and North Wheaton communities, the center is slated to open in late 2013.
Marcus & Millichap names new associate VP
Miami — Marcus & Millichap Real Estate Investment Services has promoted Ronnie Issenberg to associate VP investments.
Director of the firm’s National Retail Group, Issenberg most recently held the title of senior associate.
High-end home retailer Fixtures Living to open first East Coast location
New York — Fixtures Living, which specializes in high-end kitchen, bath, outdoor and lifestyle appliances, will open its first East Coast location at Lenox Marketplace in Atlanta. Additional stores are scheduled to open in Glendale, Calif., Chicago and Dallas
The emerging retailer, whose stores average 27,000 sq. ft., currently has three locations in California, in Costa Mesa, Rancho Mirage and San Diego.
"We are thrilled to be partnering with Fixtures Living at Lenox Marketplace. Their corporate values, focus on consumer experience and product offerings are the perfect complement to Buckhead and the greater Atlanta community," said Jodie McLean, president and chief investment officer, Edens, The real estate company owns 11 properties throughout Atlanta and Georgia, including Lenox Marketplace.