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Mall Owners Today Are Stuck With Hard-To-Unload Properties

June 13, 2018 |

As mall owners pour money into top-tier malls to add experiential elements and other features unavailable online, the owners of a large number of lesser-quality malls are pushing to offload the struggling assets.

Trouble is, buyers are tough to come … Read More

Commercial Real Estate Pricing Growth Stagnant As Retail Prices Offset Industrial Gains

June 11, 2018 |

The e-commerce revolution is ongoing, and the effect it has had on property prices is stark.

Green Street Advisors released its Commercial Property Price Index on Friday, finding that commercial prices across the country rose 1% over the past 12 … Read More

How retailers can win over Gen Z

June 7, 2018 |

Generation Z represents a major growing shopping demographic, according to a study by Criteo, which defines these consumers as those aged 16- to 24-years-old. Gen Zers make up 23% of the US population, and will hold increased spending power in the near … Read More

Detroit’s Ongoing Downtown Resurgence has Paved the Way for New, Much-Needed Retail

June 1, 2018 |

A city long devoid of much retail is seeing a steady increase which, thus far, has been met with abundant demand. More than 1 million square feet of space was absorbed within the past 12 months, which has contributed to … Read More

Five Ways the Retail Fitness Industry Might Look Different in the Future

May 29, 2018 |

There are more than 36,000 health clubs, gyms and fitness centers in the U.S., and major markets have seen growth at a rate of 2.8 percent since 2013. But what does the future of the retail fitness industry look like? … Read More

A Look at Retail’s Future

May 22, 2018 |

ICSC’s RECon 2018 in Las Vegas kicked off with Professional Development Day and panels and workshops focused on trends in retail. One of the first panels of the morning was an outlook on the next 25 years in retail with … Read More

Opening Set For New Retail And Entertainment Space Along Detroit’s Dequindre Cut

May 18, 2018 |

DETROIT (AP) — A new retail and entertainment gathering space made of repurposed shipping containers is opening up along Detroit’s Dequindre Cut Greenway.

A public unveiling of the Dequindre Cut Freight Yard takes place Saturday. An event is planned featuring food, … Read More

Draymond Green to open 15 Blink Fitness locations in Michigan

February 27, 2018 |
  • Draymond Green signs franchise deal to open 20 Blink Fitness gyms
  • Around 15 to open in Michigan, with Green and partner Tom Shumaker committed to opening at least one in Detroit
  • Blink competes as a low-cost-oriented fitness chain alongside … Read More