MINOT, N.D., Feb. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Lightstone Group, one of the largest private real estate owners in the country, announced today that two new leases, totaling more than 8,000 square feet, have been signed at Dakota Square Mall, its 600,000-square-foot shopping center in Minot, N.D.
The Children's Place, the largest children's specialty apparel retailer in North America, signed a 4,248-square-foot lease at the shopping center. Construction will begin in February 2011, with an opening date set for late in the spring of 2011.
Justice, a trendy clothing and accessories store for girls aged seven to 14, signed a 4,000-square-foot lease at the shopping center. Construction will also begin in February 2011, with an opening date set for late in the spring of 2011.
"As one of the only enclosed shopping centers in the area, Dakota Square Mall continues to seek out the best retail options for customers traveling from afar," said Chuck Massey, senior general manager of Dakota Square Mall. "Both The Children's Place and Justice stores offer our shoppers great options when shopping for their families. We are excited to add both stores to our stable of quality retailers."
Dakota Square Mall is a 600,000-square-foot shopping center, situated on 79 acres of land that is highly visible from U.S. Highways 52 and 2. It is home to such tenants as Target, Scheel's Sporting Goods, Herberger's, Sears, JC Penney, and Barnes and Noble, as well as a 176-room Sleep Inn hotel with a 24,000-square-foot indoor water park. Additional information about Dakota Square Mall can be found at http://www.shopdakotasquare.com.
To learn about leasing opportunities at the Dakota Square Mall or other regional malls owned by the Lightstone Group, contact John Vitullo at email@example.com or by calling (315) 724-5017.
To learn about leasing opportunities throughout the Lightstone Group portfolio of office, retail and industrial properties, contact Jeff Dash at firstname.lastname@example.org.
About The Lightstone Group
Founded in 1988, The Lightstone Group has grown to become one of the largest privately held real estate companies in the United States. Its diversified portfolio of industrial, office, retail and residential real estate assets includes 10 million square feet of commercial space and more than 8,000 multifamily units in 20 states and Puerto Rico.
The Lightstone Group manages its business through operating platforms, each focused on a specific real estate asset class. Headquartered in New York, The Lightstone Group employs more than 500 professionals. For more information, visit www.lightstonegroup.com.
SOURCE The Lightstone Group