What does it take to be a leader? In our industry, leadership depends in part on anticipating market trends. When you can foresee the needs of consumers, you can equip your commercial tenants with the resources necessary to provide the best customer experience.… Read More
The only consistent thing in retail real estate is change. Unlike other real estate sectors, the vibrant world of retail changes dramatically as new concepts pop up, existing concepts reinvent themselves, and outdated concepts fade away. And while change can sometimes be disruptive, we think it creates a great opportunity.… Read More
We spend a lot of time on our blog discussing the many initiatives Kimco has undertaken to advance sustainability at our properties and in our communities. But as I speak to my colleagues, I’m always inspired by the actions they’re taking in their personal lives to promote sustainability and healthy living.… Read More
Over the past year, I’ve written and spoken about Kimco’s efforts to advance environmental sustainability among our retail tenants. Our motivations are simple: Improving the sustainability performance of our tenants can lower their total cost of occupancy; preserve scarce resources, such as energy and water; and enhance the overall value of Kimco’s shopping centers.… Read More
Our fourth quarter was marked by some strong achievements. Our growth strategy continued to progress, several industry organizations recognized Kimco with new awards, and MLV Capital initiated coverage of Kimco in November.
In case you missed any of our news, here’s a look back at some of the activity at our company, and top media stories featuring Kimco in the fourth quarter and during these first few days of the new year.… Read More
In the first quarter of 2014, Kimco built on the momentum from a strong 2013 to begin shaping the year ahead. Our progress, achievements and groundbreaking initiatives have earned coverage in more than 250 national and regional media features already this year.… Read More
Last week I shared my op-ed in Shopping Centers Today on the importance of the landlord-tenant relationship when it comes to developing and maintaining sustainable shopping centers.
Most retail landlords maintain seasonal flowers and other plants at their properties to create an aesthetically pleasing shopping environment and draw traffic.… Read More