Call it holiday spirit in July, but in the sunny summer months it’s nice to remember that this is a season for giving, too. The SunCoast Blood Bank, which has five locations throughout Florida, has created some creative new promotions to attract blood donors during the summer doldrums and increase foot traffic to local businesses.… Read More

GET PUMPED:  The doors get ready to open at the new LA Fitness at Greenridge Plaza

GET PUMPED: The doors get ready to open at the new LA Fitness at Greenridge Plaza

Last weekend LA Fitness held a grand opening event for a new 34,000-square-foot gym in our Greenridge Plaza in Staten Island, NY. Following the soft opening on March 28, this kickoff event offered visitors a day full of entertainment and activities.… Read More

You could say Dee Rouse Huth has struck gold with her approach to building the California Institute of Jewelry Training (CIJT) in Fair Oaks, Calif. Her school is the first in the nation to offer a formalized jewelry program, and it has trained some 2,500 goldsmiths, silversmiths, jewelry designers, stone setters, gemologists, and appraisers internationally since 1979.… Read More

In late 2011, the announcement that Filene’s Basement would be closing its doors presented both a challenge and an opportunity for Kimco’s Manhasset Center in Manhasset, New York. The well-known department store was the center’s anchor tenant, occupying a 60,000-square-foot, three-story building on Northern Boulevard’s ‘Miracle Mile,’ one of Long Island’s most heavily trafficked shopping corridors.… Read More

10 km, 13.1, 26.2. To some individuals, those are simply numbers. To runners, those are milestones to strive for throughout their careers. But to retailers like The Brass Tap at the Mesa Riverview shopping center in Arizona, those numbers translated to some of the biggest profits of the year.… Read More

A few weeks ago we shared on our blog some of Kimco’s key financial results from the fourth quarter. Most notably, our occupancy rates, rental rates, and same-property NOI grew significantly for the quarter and the year. We also reiterated the importance of continuing to follow our growth strategy that we first discussed during Investor Day 2013.… Read More

Kimco’s Mooresville Crossing in Mooresville, North Carolina

Kimco’s Mooresville Crossing in Mooresville, North Carolina

It’s budget season again for most REITs, and Kimco’s Property Management team is hard at work doing their due diligence for the process. In this post, I’m going to share with you the approach that Kimco takes to budgeting, as well as some of the tools that we use to assist in making informed business decisions for our properties.… Read More

TANKED: The new 17-foot fish tank draws big crowds to Latham Farms

Store layout and design play an important role in attracting consumers in the retail industry, but what is it exactly that reels in customers and keeps them coming back for more?… Read More

With redevelopment a crucial aspect of Kimco’s growth strategy, we wanted to create a central place where our stakeholders can find detailed information on the projects in our pipeline. We’ve just added a new page on our website where you can read about the plans and status of Kimco’s redevelopment projects.… Read More