Skechers to open at Burbank Station
Chicago — Oakbrook Terrace, Ill.-based Mid-America Asset Management Inc. said that Skechers recently signed a lease for 8,690 sq. ft. at Burbank Station in Chicago’s west suburbs.
The new store is slated to open in the fall.
Burbank Station is a 303,566-sq.-ft. suburban retail center anchored by Food 4 Less, Sports Authority, Babies “R” Us, Office Max, PetSmart and HomeGoods.
Rappaport Cos. names asset management exec
McLean, Va. — The Rappaport Cos. announced it has named Charlotte B. Strain as senior VP asset management. Strain will work directly with current clients and third-party accounts and oversee property management, asset management and lease administration functions. She will be responsible for a portfolio of 9 million sq. ft. of retail space and some 1,500 leases.
Strain was previously with Jones Lang LaSalle and AvalonBay Communities.
Ben’s Bikes to open at Rita Ranch
Tucson, Ariz. — Commercial Retail Advisors said that Ben’s Speedy Two-Wheelers is opening the first bike store in the Rita Ranch area of Tucson’s southeast submarket.
The new 2,500-sq.-ft. space is slated to open in July.