Pier 1 to open three new metro NYC locations
New Rochelle, N.Y. — Welco Realty, an X Team Partner, said it has arranged a lease representing Pier 1 Imports for Rego Center, in Queens, N.Y., for 8,500 sq. ft.
The firm represented both the landlord and tenant for leases at Bay Plaza Shopping Center, Bronx, N.Y., for 9,599 sq. ft. and at Summerhill Square, in East Brunswick, N.J., for 9,000 sq. ft.
Bay Area Family Fitness Centers to open in San Jose, Calif.
Walnut Creek, Calif. — Grubb & Ellis Co. said that Bay Area Family Fitness Centers has leased 38,133 sq. ft. of retail space at Gould Shopping Center, in San Jose, Calif.
The space will serve as the second location for the company, which markets affordable fitness. It is expected to open by year-end.
SRS Real Estate appoints Denver exec
Dallas — SRS Real Estate Partners has announced the hiring of Brian Hollenback as a VP in the Denver office.
Hollenback has been involved in over 2,000,000 sq. ft. of ground-up retail developments and has completed over 125 pad transactions throughout the Colorado market. He also has represented numerous national and regional retail and restaurants concepts as well as a variety of shopping center owners and developers in leasing their shopping centers.