Shopping Centers Today July 2016

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The rent report

Strong demand and restrained construction are driving up shopping center revenues 

— SCT July 2016
Tapping liquidity — SCT July 2016
Power centers — SCT July 2016
Development Digest: Stanford stays top of the class — SCT July 2016

The Common Area


Retail centers are hugely popular destinations, a report finds, with three-quarters of Americans visiting one — on average four times — in the three months preceding the survey.

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News Makers


Smashburger CEO Michael Nolan has big plans for the fast-food chain

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Supermarkets are increasingly getting into the café business, offering customers a broad and sometimes elaborate selection of choices, including alcohol. 

— SCT July 2016
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The Bottom Line


Despite a slow-growth economy and the potential for near-term interest rate increases, the retail real estate capital markets will remain healthy for at least the next 18–24 months, according to a panel at RECon 2016.

— SCT July 2016
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Center Stage


A underground shopping mall has sprung up in a busy New York City subway station.

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On the Ground


Steady job growth in the metro Detroit area has fueled a recovery in the area's retail.

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