Are Malls Over?
Meanwhile, there’s money to be made from rich people in the U ... (built in 1965), and Lakewood, New York (built in 1971). When the deal is completed, Simon will concentrate on its larger malls, its outlet centers, and on overseas development. “These ...
Charlotte’s first new mall in nearly 10 years is open
Charlotte Premium Outlets is the first new mall to be built in Charlotte since Northlake Mall opened in 2005. The mall’s developers project it will bring in annual sales totaling $140 million, generating $10 million in annual sales tax. The complex could ...
The 11 Most Incredible Shopping Malls In The World
Why it's cool: Although it features the usual amenities for a mall (a fourteen-screen movie theater, a gaming arena, the typical variety of stores, and a drama theater), its biggest claim to fame is the Middle East's first indoor ski slope, Ski Dubai.
Struggling malls suffer when Sears, Penney leave
The first U.S. indoor mall opened in Edina, Minn., in 1956, and construction peaked in the 1980s. Only six new malls have been built since 2010, according to CoStar Group, a provider of commercial real-estate information. Meanwhile, the number of "dead ...
My indoor mall’s a ghost town. But at least there are gumballs
The mall was always packed — often with my fellow pre-teens. I spent many quarters at the Aladinn’s Castle arcade. I even bought my first ... The indoor malls of my youth are increasingly struggling. That’s the case with Randhurst Mall in the Chicago ...