As the year came to an end, Kimco continued to remain busy throughout its fourth quarter—both in the real estate world and in the news. While the business of real estate may continue to shift around us, the company continues to prove that not only can it take on these challenges, but also adapt, grow, and thrive in the midst of change.… Read More
Nearly every town in America houses some kind of franchise, whether that be a restaurant, hotel, home improvement store, hair salon — the list goes on. Franchises account for around 9 million jobs in America, making them an integral part of the economy.… Read More
Ever since the Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS) sector was established in 1999 to classify REITs, real estate REITs were lumped into the Financials Sector, along with banks, insurance, and other diversified financials.
Retailers are stocking the shelves for what the National Retail Federation says will be $18.2 billion in spending this Valentine’s Day. Though slightly down from last year’s $19.7 billion in spending, consumers can nonetheless expect to find their special someone a Valentine’s surprise from favorite shops decked out in pink and red for the holiday.… Read More
Here at Kimco, we are moving full steam ahead into 2017. But before we dive too deep into the new year, let’s hit the brakes and take a look back at some of our blog highlights from 2016.
Summer sensations lit up our blog this year.… Read More
Kimco’s Q3 was another step forward in our 2020 Vision. This quarter we demonstrated our belief in the opportunity represented by quality open-air shopping centers in key metro areas and with strong demographics, where our redevelopment pipeline remains a source of strength and future value.… Read More
Another successful year has come to an end, which means it’s time that we share with all of you the biggest retail trends that the Kimco team foresees in the coming year. As North America’s largest publicly traded owner and operator of open-air shopping centers, Kimco is uniquely positioned, both in our geographic reach and dealings with retailers large and small, to identify key factors that will have an impact in the retail real estate landscape.… Read More
Have you been properly maintaining your social media presence? If not, now may be the time to start.
A new report by digital advertising and analytics firm Adlucent found that 39 percent of respondents made purchasing decisions based on social media posts and advertisements—higher than in previous years.… Read More