PetSmart to open at Dadeland Station
Miami — Berkowitz Development Group announced the signing of a new long-term lease with PetSmart for 14,252 sq. ft. at Dadeland Station, a 330,000-sq.-ft. shopping center located at 8312 S Dixie Highway in Miami.
The new PetSmart store, which will include an on-site, full-service Banfield Pet Hospital, is slated to open during fourth quarter 2014.
Current tenants include Target, Michael’s, Bed Bath & Beyond, The Sport’s Authority and Best Buy.
Cushman & Wakefield awarded major Bloor Street leasing assignment
Toronto — Cushman & Wakefield has been appointed retail leasing agent for 100 Bloor Street West, a major shopping mecca in Toronto. Currently occupied by Pottery Barn and Williams Sonoma, the flagship retail space represents the largest block of available space on Bloor Street in the past 20 years.
100 Bloor Street West is one of Canada’s most iconic and premium retail locations. “Flagship retail space on Bloor Street is highly sought after by leading global retail brands,” said Arlin Markowitz, vice president, Cushman& Wakefield. Notable tenants of the high-end shopping district include Tiffany’s, Dolce & Gabbana, Chanel, Prada, Brooks Brothers, Cartier, Louis Vuitton, and Hermès.
Ikea opens Miami-Dade store
Sweetwater, Fla. — Ikea will open its first store in the Miami-Dade region of Florida on Aug. 27.
Ikea Miami is the home furnishings company’s fourth store in Florida, 39th in the United States, and 361st worldwide. The 416,000-sq.-ft. Ikea Miami features the largest rooftop solar array in South Florida.