Surprise: Outlet Malls Are Hot

Internet shopping is reshaping the retail landscape and slamming mall operators. But one corner of the industry is thriving: outlet centers. Buoyed by shoppers looking for discounted goods and bustling demand for space, owners of outlet centers are posting strong results in an otherwise bleak retail... READ MORE

Retail Investment Forecast

National Retail Index (NRI) Markets in Western states are well represented in this year’s National Retail Index (NRI). Seattle-Tacoma climbed two places to claim the top spot in the ranking, pushing last year’s highest-ranked market, San Francisco, down to the second position. Other Western metros in the top 10...