Riverside Galleria, a 400 thousand square foot waterfront retail project to be located adjacent to the Outerbridge Crossing in Charleston was one of 5 projects in the spotlight at the SIEDC Business Conference – “Beyond St. George”. James Prendamano, Managing Director for Casandra Properties, exclusive leasing agent for Riverside Galleria told the several hundred people attending the luncheon where…

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By John Pitera:

As more people take up residence in the north shore of Staten Island, the Staten Island Railroad is becoming a popular means of transportation. As part of pilot program, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority is employing sustainable technology in the rehabilitation of the St. George railway terminal by replacing old wooden railroad ties with plastic.

Some may wonder why this…

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Unfortunately, not all shopping center owners consider whether a synergy exists between their tenants and the products or services they offer. A well functioning shopping center begins with a good design and a good retail leasing plan. If either of those elements are missing the center will not operate at its full potential. In order to design a quality shopping center, an owner will hire an…

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By: Rob Nixon

If you are a retailer seeking to locate in an outer borough, there is no doubt that Staten Island will be on your radar.

The big four projects – New York Wheel, Empire Outlets, Lighthouse Point and Urby Staten Island – have garnered worldwide attention and that attention is attracting new residents to the north shore waterfront and beyond.

For retailers looking for a great…

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