Swim U to open at Plantation Point
Dallas — Cypress Equities announced that Swim U has signed a lease to occupy 4,592 sq. ft. at Plantation Point Shopping Center, located in Raleigh, N.C.
Swim U is a year-round indoor swim school for kids.
Plantation Point Shopping Center is a 400,000-sq.-ft. power center developed and managed by a Cypress Equities company and features Big Lots!, BJ’s Wholesale Club, Petco, Marshalls, Mattress Warehouse, Family Christian Bookstores, Dollar Tree, Dots, Avenue, On the Border Mexican Grill & Cantina, Mimi’s Café, Life Time Fitness and more.
Michaels to open at The Forum at Grandview
Madison, Miss. — Chattanooga, Tenn.-based CBL & Associates Properties announced that Michaels would join the second phase of The Forum at Grandview, a community center in Madison, Miss.
Construction for the 83,000-sq.-ft. second phase is currently underway. In addition to Michaels, anchors will include Ulta, Homegoods, and Petco as well as 14,000 sq. ft. of specialty stores. The opening of phase II is scheduled for summer 2012.
The 110,000-sq.-ft. phase I opened 100% leased in fall 2010 anchored by Best Buy, Dick’s Sporting Goods and Stein Mart. Corner Bakery opened on the periphery of the property in December.
The project is a joint venture of CBL and The Mattiace Co.
Drafthouse Cinema to open at One Loudoun
McLean, Va. — One Loudoun Holdings, a joint venture of Miller and Smith and North America Sekisui House, and its retail development partner, Potomac Development Group, announced that Alamo Drafthouse Cinema will open a new location at One Loudoun in Loudoun County, Va.
The 34,000-sq.-ft. Alamo Drafthouse Cinema will be the first in the
Washington, D.C., market area. Construction will commence in spring 2012 with a projected opening in spring 2013.
Alamo Drafthouse Cinema combines in-theater dining, drinks, films and events, all under one roof.
One Loudoun is a 358-acre omni-use, master-planned community in Loudoun County, which will feature 1,040 residential homes, 702,000 sq. ft. of retail and entertainment, three million sq. ft. of office space, a clubhouse with pool, and an amphitheater.