Topshop to open in Vegas
New York — U.K. fashion retailer Topshop in March will open its third U.S. location, a 20,000-sq.ft. Topshop/Topman flagship in Las Vegas’ Fashion Show Mall.
As previously reported, the company’s second U.S. store is due to open this fall, in Chicago.
Three new leases signed at Village at Lee Airpark
Annapolis, Md. —Jacksonville, Fla.-based Regency Centers said three new tenants have leased space at Village at Lee Airpark, located in Annapolis, Md.
Coldstone Creamery has leased 1,240 sq. ft., AT&T Authorized Dealer CellComm has leased 2,076 sq. ft., and Bay Tunes Guitars has leased 1,390 sq. ft.
All three retailers are slated to open fall 2011, bringing the first phase of Village at Lee Airpark to 98% occupancy.
The 92,556-sq.-ft. shopping center is anchored by a 62,806-sq.-ft. Giant Food supermarket alongside national retailers Chipotle Mexican Grill, Panera Bread, Subway, GNC and Hair Cuttery.
Boqueria to open new restaurant in Washington, D.C.
Washington, D.C. —Grosenor Americas announced that tapas restaurant Boqueria will open a 5,331-sq.-ft. restaurant in a former Penang Malaysian Cuisine space in Washington, D.C.
Boqueria, which operates two New York City locations, is slated to open fourth quarter 2011.
Grosvenor Americas also announced that Irish Whiskey will open a 3,815-sq.-ft. bar in the adjacent former Porters Dining Saloon space.
“Boqueria and its new neighbor, Irish Whiskey, will provide new social venue alternatives in this popular area just south of DuPont Circle,” said Perry C. Reith, senior asset manager, Grosvenor Americas.