Trending Real Estate: Mixed-use Developments

Trending Real Estate: Mixed-use Developments

The mixed-use mantra of “live, work, play” continues to drive development and redevelopment across the commercial real estate markets of Philadelphia. Growing urban and suburban population density is a major factor, but changing attitudes also figure prominently:...
Mixing Digital Commerce with Brick-and-Mortar Retail

Mixing Digital Commerce with Brick-and-Mortar Retail

Retailers in Philadelphia and around the Northeast are driving traffic and sales by deftly combining the best of both worlds—online and “IRL” (in real life). Don’t be intimidated by all of the jargon—”multi-channel,” “omnichannel,” “BOPIS” and everything in...
Making the most of experiential retail

Making the most of experiential retail

Opportunities in tenant representation and landlord leasing are constantly in flux—and the arrival of experience-oriented operators like Wondershare, Cinergy, The Void and Round 1 is a case in point. Not so long ago, sellers of hard and soft goods were the prime focus...
Leasing to Local Tenants

Leasing to Local Tenants

On paper, the idea of leasing space to a national retailer will often seem more attractive than leasing to local tenants. However, locally owned businesses are often the lifeblood of neighborhood and community shopping centers, and therefore extremely valuable to your...