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Were shopping centres hit hardest by Covid-19?

The shopping centre industry has known nothing but perpetual growth since its emergence in the 1960s. New centres, expansion of centres, rising rental income and property valuations have all continued an upward trajectory through all economic weathers. Centres prospered on the success of their tenants, although in turn, retailers certainly benefited from the contemporary design, tenancy mix, marketing and operational discipline that developed over time. When local traditional retailers started t