Transwestern to lease Houston mixed-use project
Houston — Transwestern’s Houston office has announced that it will take on leasing responsibilities for a 50,000-sq.-ft, mixed-use development in Houston’s museum district. The development will contain a mix of high-end retail, medical and office space.
Work on the Class-A project will finish up in the fourth quarter of 2013. The property has preleased about 60 percent of its sq. ft., including all of the retail space. Transwestern will fill about 20,000 sq. ft. of available office and medical space on the third and fourth floors.
Smashburger to Plymouth Meeting Mall
Plymouth Meeting, Pa. — Smashburger plans to open a 2,700-sq.-ft. eatery at Plymouth Meeting Mall this fall. As of now, Smashburger has 187 corporate and franchised restaurants across the country.
Anchored by Macy’s, Boscov’s and Whole Foods Market and Café, the mall features more than 100 specialty retailers and a long list of destination restaurants like Benihana, Bertucci’s, California Pizza Kitchen, Chipotle Mexican Grill and others.
New retail leasing director for The Feil Organization
New York — The Feil Organization has named industry veteran Nicholas Forelli Director of Retail Leasing.
In his new role, Forelli will focus on Feil’s leasing efforts throughout the metropolitan area, including New York City, Long Island and New Jersey. Chief among his projects will be Glen Oaks Shopping Center in Queens, working with Briskin on the redevelopment of Concourse Plaza in the Bronx, smaller retail projects around the metro area, as well as One & Olney Square in Philadelphia.
Forelli comes to The Feil Organization www.feilorg.com from Muss Development LLC, where he served as vice president.