Retail Types, Stores

Malls are rebounding but Q2 shows how cloudy their future is

August 17, 2021

Via: Retail Dive

It’s all part of the plan. That’s the assurance that executives at major retail REITs gave in recent weeks about the higher levels of uncertainty to be found in their leasing agreements and tenant mixes these days. With lockdowns a […]

News & Trends

Malls tout proposed changes to REIT rules as good for retailers

April 1, 2021

Via: Retail Dive

More retailers could end up in the coffers of their mall landlords if a bill introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives last month gains any traction. Proposed changes to the idiosyncratic rules governing publicly traded real estate investment trusts […]

Retail Types, Stores

Do malls have any business getting into retail?

February 2, 2021

Via: Retail Dive

In the past several months, continuing a practice begun with the 2016 acquisition of teen apparel retailer Aeropostale, Simon Property Group acquired a slew of retailers. In a way, bankruptcy courts last year served as shopping centers of a sort […]