I would like to congratulate our very own Glenn Cohen for being named CFO of the Year by the editors of Long Island Business News (LIBN). Glenn was recognized in the category of public companies with revenues above $50 million.

Long Island Business News’ CFO of the Year Award honors top financial officers on the island for their outstanding fiscal leadership and asset management efforts, as well as their contributions to their company’s performance and their community.… Read More

The next MSA I want to highlight in our Market Profile series is Charlotte, N.C. We started investing in the Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill MSA in 1968 and have acquired 854,391 square feet of leasable space across seven properties. Charlotte is showing strong economic activity and solid growth projections, which is why it’s one of the 31 MSAs in which Kimco invests.… Read More

TASTE: Moolala serves up 12 flavors and 50 toppings daily

TASTE: Moolala serves up 12 flavors and 50 toppings daily

The frozen yogurt industry is anything but cold. Self-serve “fro-yo” franchises and independent shops have mushroomed across the U.S. in recent years as business owners strive to capitalize on consumers’ increasing focus on healthy eating and saving money.… Read More

After joining some industry peers for a recent Bisnow Retail Real Estate Summit panel discussion in San Francisco, it appears the REIT industry has consensus on several important business challenges and opportunities in the Bay Area.

My fellow panelists were Jeff Berkes, President, West Coast for Federal Realty Investment Trust, and Eric Hohmann, Managing Director, Property Investments for Madison Marquette.… Read More

Many think of property managers as the people responsible for the physical upkeep of a property — keeping areas clean, fixing leaky roofs, changing light bulbs, and filling potholes in the parking lot. While this is certainly part of the job description, it doesn’t begin to describe all of the many services Kimco’s property management team offers.… Read More

Many of the U.S.’s biggest retailers have expanded into Mexico over the past decade, and many of them have been in Mexico longer. Home Depot, Lowes, Bed Bath & Beyond, Best Buy, Sally Beauty Supply, GNC, and Saks Fifth Avenue make up a short list of these merchants.… Read More

The recent grand opening of Anna’s Linens in Kimco’s Plaza Centro mall was one of the best openings in the company’s 25-year history. Lines stretched from the store out to the mall’s main entrance and into the parking lot, with customers eager to shop the new specialty retailer in Caguas, Puerto Rico.… Read More

You might have heard over the weekend that President Barack Obama made a surprise campaign stop at the Gators Dockside bar in Orlando. But you might not have known that Gators Dockside is one of Kimco’s tenants in our Grand Oaks Village shopping center.… Read More