Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Special Section Preview: Eastern Massachusetts Malls

KeyPoint Partners

The 2018 KeyPoint Report on the retail real estate market in Eastern Massachusetts/Greater Boston is in production, and will be released very soon. This year’s report includes a special section on the status of traditional enclosed malls in the region. Have malls fared as badly as the business media would have us believe? It appears that, at least in this region, they’re actually holding their own. Here’s a brief excerpt from our special section:

The volume of noise that’s been heard in the media regarding a retail apocalypse is directed at enclosed regional shopping centers as much as any other segment of retail. For malls in Eastern Massachusetts, however, conditions are not so dire. . . more