As retail landlords nationwide tackle a wave of big-box store closings, Samuels & Associates has plans at its Landmark Center to repurpose a 25K SF space vacated by Best Buy in 2014 into a food hall. It is at the junction of Park Drive, Brookline Avenue and Boylston Street in Fenway, and is part of a greater redevelopment effort underway at the 950K SF mixed-use building.
“We bought out a Best Buy and are redoing that same 25K SF box as a food hall that spills out into an open park area,” Samuels & Associates president Joel Sklar said at Bisnow’s National Retail Series event in Manhattan this week.. . . more