Rappaport signs trio of 7-Eleven deals in Washington, D.C., area
McLean, Va. — Rappaport has signed three new 7-Eleven deals in the Washington, D.C., area totaling 9,471 sq. ft. of retail space. 7-Eleven will open new locations inside The Shops of Avondale in Washington D.C., 2001 Clarendon Boulevard in Arlington, Virginia, and 6138 Kings Highway in Alexandria, Virginia.
The 3,900-sq.-ft. location at The Shops of Avondale is now open. The 2,587-sq.-ft., 2001 Clarendon Boulevard location is slated to open in late 2014, and the 2,984-sq.-ft. location at 6138 Kings Highway is expected to open in late November.
Velocity Retail Group secures At Home store for Arizona Mills
Phoenix — X Team International partner Velocity Retail Group has completed a lease with At Home for a 104,967-sq.-ft. store in Tempe, Arizona. The new At Home concept is owned and operated by home décor retailer Garden Ridge.
A décor superstore that provides selections of patio furniture, wall décor, and decorative accents, rugs and housewares, At Home recently opened at Arizona Mills, a Simon shopping center located at the northeast corner of Baseline Road and Interstate 10.
"The At Home concept is an exciting brand with great growth potential in the Phoenix market," said Velocity Retail Group executive VP Darren Pitts.
Pitts negotiated the three-year lease on behalf of At Home. He also represented At Home fora location in the Phoenix area in 2012, which was the first expansion location for the retailer in the western United States.
Salon Plaza to open at Worldgate Centre
Herndon, Va. — Salon Plaza has leased a 7,659-sq.-ft. endcap space next to McAlister’s Deli at Worldgate Centre in Herndon and plans to open in fall 2014. This will be the salon chain’s 21st location nationwide.
Kristin Perry of Rappaport represented the landlord in the transaction. Worldgate Centre features an AMC Theatre and fitness club Sport and Health. Co-tenants include TGI Friday’s, Starbucks, Tara Thai, FedEx Kinkos, Vocelli Pizza and Cold Stone Creamery.