Retail properties that attract customers and add value

Retail space: Strategies that drive retail performance

Today’s retail real estate market is more challenging and complex than ever before. You need to understand and respond to ever-changing consumer and retail real estate market trends, continuously identify opportunities or potential reuse of existing facilities, and make investment decisions quickly and confidently. Our Retail Property Services team focus on delivering strategies that drive your retail performance and growth, for today and in the future.

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Our team of seasoned retail experts provide deep collective intelligence on trends and opportunities to drive retailers, landlords and customers to your retail destinations. Whether you are expanding into new markets or growing your presence in an existing one, we partner with you to create flexible solutions that will drive your strategic multi-market growth. Our collaborative, integrated service structure helps ensure consistency and efficiency across your entire portfolio.

Our extensive knowledge, expertise, and track record include all forms of retail. Should your transaction requirements or management needs include multiple locations, Avison Young’s collaborative, integrated service structure helps ensure consistency and efficiency across your entire portfolio.

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From Main Street to Wall Street: Institutional investment surges in single-tenant retail assets in the U.S.

Despite the rise of e-commerce affecting consumer shopping behaviors, investors are seeing stability and predictability in adding single-tenant retail properties to their portfolios.

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graph of institutional single-tenant retail acquisition volume by capital type from 2000 to 2024 in billions

Box office hits bounce back in North America but could see a dramatic intermission from current strikes

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Holiday weekend visitation recovery to pre-pandemic levels continues to be uneven among U.S. retailers

Retailers in the U.S. experience differing levels of shopping compared to pre-Covid levels during Black Friday and Cyber Monday shopping weekend

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graph of change in shopping at retailers and department stores during and after the pandemic compared to before Covid through Black Friday and Cyber Monday

Thought leadership for retail commercial real estate

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US retail properties for sale

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National retail services leadership

Gavin Farnam

    • Principal, Managing Director US Retail Services
    • Property Management
    • Retail
Gavin Farnam Avison Young

Heather Almond

    • Principal, Senior Director US Retail Services
    • Retail
    • Property Management
Heather Almond Avison Young

Regional retail services leadership


Jonathan Hipp

    • Principal, U.S. Capital Markets
    • Head of U.S. Net Lease Group
    • Capital Markets Group
    • Net Lease
Jonathan Hipp Avison Young


Jim Rock, CCIM

    • Principal
    • Retail
    • Net Lease
    • Capital Markets Group
Jim Rock Avison Young


Nick Robinson

    • Senior Vice President
    • Consulting & Advisory
    • Retail
    • Retail Leasing
    • Investment Sales
Nick Robinson Avison Young


Jeffrey L. Arsenault

    • Principal - Retail, Boston/New England Region
    • Retail
Jeffrey L. Arsenault Avison Young


Arlyn Stoik

    • Principal & Director of Retail Services, Southern California
    • Retail
    • Sales & Leasing
    • Retail Leasing
Arlyn Stoik Avison Young

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