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Downtown Akron Partnership seeks ‘pop-up’ retailers to fill vacant storefronts

popups26cutBy Katie Byard
Beacon Journal business writer

Downtown Akron has its share of vacant storefronts, and a new effort aims to fill some of them with temporary “pop-up” shops.

The nonprofit Downtown Akron Partnership is launching its “pop-up retail” program, seeking business owners and entrepreneurs who will be matched with downtown property owners who have empty first-floor storefront space.

Leases will run for six months.

The hope is that participating tenants will see downtown as a viable business location and make it their permanent home, injecting vibrancy into the area, said Kimberly Beckett, director of business relations for Downtown Akron Partnership.

Long-vacant spaces often get overlooked, she said. Read More

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Students full of ideas for vacant Boston storefronts

Boston Herald
“Often a property owner can have the need to fill an empty storefront with whichever business comes along first or is offering the most rent.

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Sears’ Data Center Strategy: A Model For Unused Properties?

NetworkComputing.com
Sears hopes to fill its empty stores with servers. Will the troubled retailer forge a new path for companies But now Sears has cooked up a plan to make use of all that empty retail space: turn it into data centers. If it works, it might well point

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Cities face challenges reusing retail space

WANE
Filling those big empty spaces isn’t easy. It often takes a little creativity. “In many cases, the conclusion is to have to go to an alternative use. It’s no longer going to be a retail use even though the fundamentals of the location are still good read more  

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Feng shui facelift: Can office design affect a company’s bottom line?

VEGAS INC
Those are the office amenities employees of Gatski Commercial, a Las Vegas commercial real estate firm, arrive to every day. Across the No matter what particular palette a company chooses, design change can be good for a business. A new look can read more  

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Large, vacant spaces citywide subdivided into smaller stores [The Arizona …

Businessweek
In a down economy, splitting vacant retail space once occupied by big-box stores can also be a strategy. Such is the case in Tucson, where real Neither could fill the entire space left when the electronics retailer left. Cost Plus World Market and read more  

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Office renovations are common in a down economy

VEGAS INC
Renovations have been especially prevalent in Las Vegas‘ business community as companies recover from the recession and try to adjust to smaller staffs and new ways of doing business. A glut of available commercial real estate means good deals can be read more    

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Good public space can make good retail

Greater Greater Washington
Or the newly-completed United Therapeutics headquarters, which has several empty retail spaces at the intersection of Cameron and Spring Streets. Around the corner Why aren’t these spaces filled with successful shops and restaurants? Retailers in read more  

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Hilton seeks to lease out commercial spaces

Daytona Beach News-Journal
Tagged: Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort. DAYTONA BEACH — The Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort, the Volusia-Flagler area’s largest hotel, rarely has problems filling a majority of its 744 rooms. However, even with the high volume of guests — the room occupancy rate in July was 85 percent — most of the hotel’s commercial shop spaces have stood vacant for long periods of time. Seeking to rectify the matter, the hotel’s new general manager, Jason Reader, has decided to enlist professional help….read more  

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How to fill an empty shopping center – Crain’s Chicago Business

After sitting on vacant retail properties for years, owners are striking deals with The turn to alternative tenants is born of a need to fill space that dots read more…    

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