Retail district programming for planned mega mixed-use development in Dubai, including guest experiential programming, district- and neighborhood-level tenant mix, tenanting, and leasing strategies.
StoneCreek Partners was retained to create retail and shopping center concepts and a leasing plan, in a dozen locations throughout the planned Madinat Jumeirah “new town” in Dubai. The project was envisioned as a new urban core for that district of Dubai.
Work included a detailed retail tenant mix, leasing, facilities descriptions, critical success factors, and detailing of the retail-entertainment program for more than two million square feet of retail space (GLA). StoneCreek Partners also helped devise the “big idea” for this master-planned community – a network of great streets and grand canals with destination entertainment at major intersections throughout the community.
Feasibility and financial analysis support in support of master-plan by Parkhill Partners, the development company for City Centre Development. The 161,000-square-foot site is between 8th, 9th and Francisco streets and the Harbor Freeway. The project is now under development as The Metropolis, by Greenland USA.
Conceptual design, feasibility, and pre-development plan for hybrid film/music studio on the Lekki peninsula in Lagos, Nigeria. Facilities to include soundstages, multi-faceted digital hub, production office space, and production company bungalows. Additional facilities include destination attractions to provide critical mass to the development.
As real estate consultants for project feasibility, StoneCreek Partners provided feasibility analysis, a conceptual site plan and rapid-prototyping massing study, and business plan for proposed mixed-use urban village to be developed on infill properties in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Components of the urban village to include office space, main street retail, hotel, senior living, and for-sale housing.
In addition to the subject Project, the neighborhood in which the Project is situated continues to be a major focus for redevelopment and regeneration, for developments featuring for-sale housing, apartments, and shopping facilities. One of the more recent developments in the neighborhood is Norfolk Premium Outlets, a Simon Property development which opened in June 2017. A new regional IKEA store is now in development in close proximity, further enhancing the regional retail draw of the Project’s immediate neighborhood.
The Project site is well situated within the Hampton Roads region, just off the Hampton Road Beltway (Interstate 64). The Hampton Road Beltway is the primary transportation route through the Hampton Roads region. Hampton Roads refers to the Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC metropolitan area, which includes the cities of Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Chesapeake, Hampton, Newport News, Portsmouth, Suffolk, Poquoson, and Williamsburg. The resident population of the Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC metropolitan area ranks among the top 50 metropolitan areas of the U.S.
Guest experience programming, leasing plan, and tenant alternatives for CityWalk Osaka Phase II at Universal Studios Japan, prepared for Sumitomo Corp.
Strategic leasing, tenant mix, experiential programming, and Phase II vertical design for this branded and themed retail-entertainment facility situated along the walkway from the rail station and Universal Studios Japan. Work directed by AEC’s Donald Bredberg as an executive with Universal Studios Recreation Group, and later as consulting advisors to owner Sumitomo Bank.
StoneCreek Partners was retained to explore the leasing and creative possibilities for a regional gathering place featuring commercial;, entertainment, and cultural activities, at Gu’an Industrial Zone.
The industrial zone at Gu’an is one of the most successful economic development programs underway in Beijing exurban locations, now in its tenth year of operation. Gu’an Industrial Zone features balanced development of industrial, residential and commercial enclaves. the master-planned community is home to one of client’s Peacock City developments. Peacock City is an innovative concept, a branded residential product that is being developed and sold at multiple sites in exurban locations surrounding Beijing.