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Shopping centres & malls

This week in retail property news
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This week in retail property news

Neighbourhood centres survive as others shuts down. Photo: Bigstock Neighbourhood centres outpace the rest The latest retail survey of JLL’s managed shopping centre portfolio shows that centre performanc...
Retailers cough up $183 million in rent for Scentre Group
Chadstone offering tourists a place to shop and sleep
Inside Ikea
Woolworths and Kmart headline retailers launching at M-City in  Monash

Shopping centres & malls Archives

This week in retail property news

Neighbourhood centres outpace the rest; Ed.Square opens its doors.
Woman browsing clothes store

Retailers cough up $183 million in rent for Scentre Group

After a major dip in rent payments during the months of April and May, the shopping centre company has benefited from th...
image of macquarie smart bins

This week in retail property

Macquarie Centre rolls out smart bins in Sydney; Vicinity posts FY20 loss.

Westfield locks out retailers over rent disputes

Over 150 Mosaic Brands and Strandbags stores have been shut in Westfield centres across the country.

This week in retail property

Scentre opens Guzman y Gomez drive-through in WA; Investors eye off WA centres.

Shopping Centre Council warns landlords can’t keep supporting rent

$1.6 billion in rent assistance has been handed out, but landlords can't afford much more.

Were shopping centres hit hardest by Covid-19?

Not only have their revenues been hit by the economic downturn, they're facing a rent strike, too.

Crown Group launches plans to develop $1 billion retail portfolio

Residential developer plans to have 29,500sqm of retail space across nine of its developments by 2024.

Scentre Group sees lift in customer visitation across its shopping centres

Visitation at Westfield shopping centres was 86 per cent of last year's total for the same period.
SDA shopping centre safety

Government needs to step in on shopper behaviour: SDA

Many customers are ignoring advice from health authorities when shopping.
Emporium Melbourne Vicinity Centres

Vicinity raising over $1 billion to respond to virus impact

Equity raising launched to recover from months of reduced foot traffic and voluntary closures.

Coronavirus has turned retail therapy into retail anxiety – keeping customers calm will be key to carrying on

If retailers and hospitality service providers want customers to return in greater numbers the goal will be to minimise ...
Image of a girl walking through Melbourne Central shopping centre

Social distancing won’t just affect stores. Shopping centres and offices will change too

A property expert considers the domino effect of the "new normal" in retail properties.

Shopping centres fight to stay relevant during lockdown

How Westfield malls, Melbourne Central and Burwood Brickworks are adapting.

Coronavirus by the numbers

All the key stats you need to know to understand the impact of COVID-19.

PM announces commercial rent relief, but leaves big business out

Proposed relief made up of one part rent waiver, one part rent deferral.

Watchdog allows shopping centres to implement rent relief

Decision allows shopping centres to defer, waive or reduce payments and interest.

Lew adds fuel to the fire

Retailers like Solomon Lew have said they won't pay rent while stores are closed. Here's what that means for landlords.

SCCA says it has urged members to show “empathy”

But some landlords have still refused to offer support on rents.