WHEELING, Ill., July 18, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Learning Experience, one of the nation's fastest-growing Academies of Early Education, is the latest commercial anchor to sign a lease at the much-anticipated Wheeling Town Center scheduled to open in 2019. The Learning Experience will occupy 10,000 square feet and include a 5,000 square-foot outdoor play area. The commercial space of the Wheeling Town Center is currently more than 80 percent full.
With 10 locations in the Chicagoland area, The Learning Experience has an established network of purpose-built facilities that foster an environment where children feel comfortable, safe, and ready to learn. The Learning Experience is ranked no. 79 on Entrepreneur's 2018 Franchise 500 and has over 220 centers across the country serving more than 25,000 toddlers and preschoolers with childcare, enrichment programs, and early education. The franchise also has over 150 locations currently in development nationwide.
"The Learning Experience is the nation's leading provider of early education with a focus on the growing needs of advancements in cognitive, social, motor, and emotional development for children," said Nick Vanella, Executive Vice President of Real Estate Development for The Learning Experience. "The strength of the development group coupled with an ideal location and a high demand for this type of quality learning make this a perfect match."
The Learning Experience joins other key tenants already signed on at Wheeling Town Center, including Starbucks, Inland Bank, CMX Cinemas, City Works Eatery and Pour House, Mia's Cantina, and 312 Nails & Spa.
"With the signing of The Learning Experience as our newest tenant, we are one step closer to completing our community-focused downtown, with a special emphasis on families and visitors who need these types of services," said Joshua Goldstein, President of the third-generation, family-owned Lynmark Group. "We are eagerly anticipating its opening in early 2019 and know the Wheeling Town Center will be a foundational gathering space for residents and neighbors alike."
In total, Wheeling Town Center contains over 100,000 square feet of commercial space across its 16-acre site. Adjacent to the Wheeling Metra Station, the space also includes the luxury ONE rental apartments. The exclusive 300 plus, five-story complex features unique floor plans that offer private terraces, balconies, dens, and other high-end amenities.
Reservations are now being taken on a first-come, first-serve basis and can be made by providing a $250 deposit and filling out the pre-lease registration agreement online. The first two months' rent will be offered free of charge to residents who sign a 14-month lease.
About the Wheeling Town Center: The Wheeling Town Center is a mixed-use development at the center of it all, featuring the luxury ONE, five-story, 301-unit apartment building and a pedestrian-friendly plaza that connects residents and visitors with the development's 100,000 square feet of retail, restaurants, and entertainment venues.
More information can be found at www.TheWheelingTownCenter.com and liveatONE.com.
About The Lynmark Group: The Lynmark Group is a third-generation, family-owned real estate development company headquartered in Suffern, New York. The Lynmark Group has been on the forefront of real estate development for over 58 years, having developed over one billion dollars' worth of income producing assets in multi-family housing, retail centers, office buildings, and hospitality across the region and the continental U.S. There are several national real estate entities under the Lynmark umbrella with expertise in property management, construction services, acquisitions, asset management, marketing, and leasing.
About The Learning Experience®:
The Learning Experience (www.TheLearningExperience.com) is one of the nation's fastest-growing Academies of Early Education for children ages six weeks to six years old. With a greater national emphasis on educational development during the most crucial years of a child's growth, The Learning Experience places a prominent focus on programs that advance scholastic preparation. The Learning Experience prepares children academically and socially through innovative scholastic and enrichment programs, such as the L.E.A.P.® curriculum, a cutting-edge proprietary approach to learning which has 9 out of 10 of its children entering Kindergarten already reading. To complement the academic curriculum, The Learning Experience utilizes various enrichment programs crucial to advancing learning and overall balance, such as philanthropy, Yippee 4 Yoga™, Music 4 Me®, Movin' N Groovin'®, manners and etiquette, and foreign language.
SOURCE Wheeling Town Center