Time to Buy Retail Properties?
August 22, National Real Estate Investor
Home improvement stores, auto retailers and fast-casualrestaurants are paving the way for retail's recovery. Still, newconstruction remains sparse.
Bars, Restaurants and Barbers on the Move in Fed Hill
August 22, Baltimore Business Journal
A number of restaurants, bars and barber shops are opening,relocating or transferring their ownership in the South Baltimoreneighborhood – esp. along the Charles St corridor.
Fast-Casual Chains Continue Restaurant Reign
August 26, Los Angeles Times
The number of upscale quick-service eateries, known for higher service levels, better-quality food and larger check sizes than their fast food cousins, grew 7% in the year ended in May.
Bed, Bath & Beyond Trumps Amazon!
August 27, Yahoo! Finance
"They're always very well merchandised, they're always in stock,they're always very clean. They've built a real customer serviceculture," says BB&T analyst Anthony Chukumba.
Outlet Malls Booming in U.S.
August 28, Connecticut Post
Mall developers are looking to outlet malls for growth asopportunities for new traditional malls have dried up amid a marketwith too many stores and not enough traffic.
Revised Plans for Walmart-Anchored 25th St Station
August 29, Baltimore Business Journal