Retail

New England Development's Asheville Outlets earns ICSC award

Asheville, NC The International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) has named the winners of the 2017 U.S. Design and Development Awards comp...

Bvlgari to open 2,864 s/f store at 14 Newbury Street in Boston

Boston, MA Bulgari, the Roman high jeweler, master of colored gems, will be opening its first boutique in Boston at the historical building ...

Mace of KeyPoint Partners negotiates 6,900 s/f for L Brands

South Burlington, VT KeyPoint Partners, LLC (KPP) has negotiated a lease with L Brands for an expansion and relocation of the Victoria&...

Charter Realty arranges 2,400 s/f lease for Harvest Restaurant

West Hartford, CT Charter Realty has arranged a 2,400 s/f lease for Harvest Restaurant at 60 LaSalle Rd. The transaction was arranged along ...

Arrowstreet wins Gold Award for retail store design from ICSC

Boston, MA According to Arrowstreet Inc., a Boston-based architecture and design firm, its work on the Target small-format store at Packard&...

Charterhouse Development acquires Rite Aid Pharmacy for $3.054 million

Saco, ME Charterhouse Development Corp., a commercial real estate development and investment company based in the Boston area, has purc...

CBRE/New England leases 28,893 s/f to Target in Porter Sq.

Boston, MA Target has signed a lease with CBRE/New England to open a small-format store in July 2018 in a 28,893 s/f space at Porter Square ...

Fitzgerald promoted to president at VERC Enterprises

Duxbury, MA Leo Vercollone will assume the role of CEO at convenience-store retailer VERC Enterprises, which has promoted COO Jim Fitzgerald...

Question of the Month: Virtual reality: Are we ready for immersive technology as a tool in retail development, and is there a practical use within the commercial real estate community? - by Jenna Stacer-Miccile

Virtual reality (VR) technology is already reshaping the retail frontier.  No longer just for video games and Hollywood movies, retailers are already beginning to develop virtual reality strategies to stay competitive and develop new, fun ways for consumers to shop their products.

Horvath & Tremblay sells three properties totaling $5.18 million

Epping, NH Horvath & Tremblay has completed the sale of three New Hampshire properties including: Epping Plaza in Epping, Bank of Americ...