Party City to open new Manhattan location
New York – Dallas-based SRS Real Estate Partners said it has negotiated an 11,825-sq.-ft. lease on behalf of Party City for a new store in the Penn Plaza district of Manhattan.
The store, at 223 West 34th St., is scheduled to open in second quarter 2012. This will be the party goods retailer’s second location in Manhattan.
Hanley Investment Group names new exec
Irvine, Calif. — Hanley Investment Group Real Estate Advisors said that Jonathan Selznick has joined the company as VP.
Selznick was most recently a broker with Pacific Commercial Investments in Irvine, Calif., where he advised clients on the acquisition and disposition of retail investment properties.
Brixmor expands leasing department
New York — Brixmor Property Group announced the addition of 11 leasing associates and the appointment of three Brixmor leasing representatives during the past six months with its focus on increasing the portfolio’s occupancy, further strengthening retailer relationships, and enhancing revenue from ancillary programs.
Building upon its strong operating structure, the company said it has added Cheri Dolan as VP leasing in the Southwest Region based in Houston; Garen White as leasing representative in the Central region based in Chicago; Jeffrey Lautenbach as senior leasing representative in the Midwest region based in Farmington, Mich.; Peter Flynn as senior leasing representative in the Northeast region based in Boston; Brigette Johnson and Nichole Katulich, both as senior leasing representatives in the South region based in Orlando; Garrett LeBlanc and Phillip Magnes, both as leasing representatives in the Southeast region based in Alpharetta, Ga.; Linda Berger and Tammy Hovhannesian, both as leasing representatives in the Mid-Atlantic region based in Conshohocken, Pa.
Brixmor also announced it has appointed Christine Leising as VP national accounts, and has added Robert Dake as national account associate.
Erin Gleavy DeSalle has been named VP ancillary income, and Laura McLaughlin was named manager ancillary income.