Are Shopping Malls Dying?

Some malls are dying, but not all. Despite scary headlines about the demise of malls, TV and internet shopping, urbanization, and the attitudes of younger consumers, some malls are prospering. “Simon, GGP and Taubman are owners of the highest quality mall REIT portfolios, reported a particularly positive fourth quarter [in 2016]… occupancy continues to exceed […]

Lessons from Failing Malls

A broad selection of major retailers located in shopping malls throughout the U.S. may include Target, JC Penny, Sears, Kmart, Macys, Nordstrom, Polo, Payless, The Limited, Abercrombie & Fitch, hhgregg, BCBG Max Azaria, Crocs, Gander Mountain, CVS, Chicos, The Children’s Place, Wet Seal, Bebe and American Apparel. What do these retailers all have in common? […]