Village of Rochester Hills adds to tenant roster
Rochester Hills, Mich. –Birmingham, Mich.-based Robert B. Aikens & Associates LLC announced the addition of two new tenants, Portrait Innovations and Flat Top Grill, to its Village of Rochester Hills lifestyle center project in Rochester Hills, Mich.
The Village of Rochester Hills Portrait Innovations location, which opened May 10th, is the company’s eighth store in Michigan. Flat Top Grill will replace Baja Fresh as one of the center’s nine eating establishments.
Opened in 2002, the Village of Rochester Hills is a 375,000-sq.-ft. outdoor shopping district located in the heart of Rochester Hills, Mich. The Village was the first project in Michigan to utilize the lifestyle streetscape concept and is home to national and local retailers in various segments, including apparel, dining, home furnishings and beauty.
City of Frisco, Texas to partner with Forest City and Ernest Mahard Jr. to develop mixed-use project
Frisco, Texas –The City of Frisco executed a Memorandum of Understanding with Forest City Development and its partner, Ernest Mahard Jr. to develop a 320-acre mixed-use development on the southwest corner of the Dallas North Tollway and U.S. Highway 380.
Bounded by Virginia Parkway and County Road 26, this development will encompass retail, residential, office, entertainment, hospitality, municipal parks and services.
“We’re very excited to forge a new, public/private partnership with Forest City Development, representing the largest mixed-use project planned for Frisco in the near future,” said Mayor Maher Maso. “The caliber of this project will serve as an economic catalyst for quality development in the northern part of our city and further enhance Frisco’s ever-growing reputation as a retail and entertainment destination. This venture is the culmination of many years of visioning and hard work. We’re anxious to get started and welcome Forest City to Frisco.”
Weitzman brings in investment exec
Austin, Texas –The Weitzman Group announced that Bradley Bailey has been named senior VP and director of investment sales for Central Texas and The Valley for The Weitzman Group.
Bailey will work with Lance Morris, president of The Weitzman Group in Austin, and David Nicolson, president of Weitzman’s San Antonio office.
In this new position, Bailey will handle investment sales and marketing for retail and commercial properties.