ICSC RECon 2018 is proving to be a success with top-notch keynote speakers and opportunities for deal making, professional development, networking, and more. Session topics include everything from hurricane disaster lessons to preparing for the future of retail. There may even be an online retailers anonymous meeting on the agenda…

Which breakout sessions are you finding to be the most interesting?… Read More

For years, landlords have struggled to manage their vast inventory of utility accounts. Kimco had this challenge as well, up until about six years ago when we decided to get our arms around this beast and implement a more efficient utility management system.… Read More

Temporary real estate establishments date all the way back to the 1200s, when seasonal Christmas shops began to appear in medieval cities. But it’s only recently that retailers have truly begun to master the art of the pop-up shop.

Typically meant to fill a temporary lease while a landlord looks for a more permanent tenant, these shops, appearing for anywhere from a single day to a few months, have become increasingly common as retail continues to shift to an experienced-based space.Read More

New retailers are popping up everywhere, with our Wilton River Park Shopping Center in Wilton, Connecticut being the latest hot spot. Thanks to Kimco’s Pop It Up Here! program, where interested pop-up owners can find available space in our portfolio, we welcomed a great new pop-up shop to the center this past month.… Read More

Real estate is first and foremost a local business. For 60 years, Kimco’s shopping centers have served as neighborhood hubs and gathering places. We are embedded into the fabric of the cities and towns where we operate, and we contribute to those communities in meaningful ways, where possible.… Read More

Pop-up shops have become one of the hottest retail trends of the past few years as the retail landscape transforms and brands seek new ways to connect with shoppers. In fact, the National Retail Federation and Forrester’s recent State of Retailing Online study shows 24 percent of online and brick-and-mortar retailers are testing pop-up stores.Read More

ICSC’s RECon 2018 is here and attendees and exhibitors alike are in for a real treat. With CEO & Founder of FUBU and Shark Tank host Daymond John, former NFL player and television host Michael Strahan, and CEO & Co-Founder of Code Eight and Co-Founder of Rent the Runway Jennifer Fleiss as speakers, this year’s RECon will be nothing short of a success.… Read More

It’s hard to imagine a time when your only choice for all of your personal cosmetic needs was going to the department store beauty counter or a discount beauty supply store. Today, there are so many options for everything beauty from Sephora and Ulta to boutique retailers like Bluemercury, and even your smaller, hyperlocal shops.Read More

During my 25 years in property management, I’ve been through, and have personally dealt with, almost all types of natural disasters, weather, and man-made events that you can think of. The hurricanes and wildfires we experienced last year, however, make 2017 one that I will never forget!… Read More