Retail real estate embraces mixed uses

Productivity dependent on 'location, demographics, amenities'

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Retail real estate development has evolved from enclosed shopping malls anchored by large department stores offering similar products to more open-air facilities that mix local stores and national chains, upscale and discount merchants, and which mix shopping with a variety of other activities, according to industry experts at a recent retail conference sponsored by the Urban Land Institute.