The Future of Retail?

It’s not a surprise that retail has been changing. More people shop online, and that is forcing traditional retailers to re-imagine ways to get people in their stores. Entrepreneur Magazine had an article last week listing some more changes to come in retail.  Here are 9 ways retail will be evolving in the future. 1. Personal shoppers for all: Retailers will focus on transforming mobile apps […]

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The State of Retail

I was able to sit in on a great conversation last week on the state of retail.  A group of CORFAC brokers met via webinar to discuss their markets, trends, and up and coming businesses.  During the discussion, a couple of interesting articles came up.  Here are a few items the group discussed. Restaurants, Luxury Tenants are Once Again in Expansion Mode This is an […]

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State of Retail Real Estate

Some CORFAC brokers participated in a conference call last week to discuss their specialization in retail.  During the call, they discussed the state of their markets in St. Louis, Seattle, Delaware, and more.  They also discussed the state of retail real estate nationwide. NOI is up in 2012 over 2011 about 3.6% on retail properties due to vacancy and operating expenses.  The market is strongest […]

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