Help for Gateway Cities’ Retail Environments

In Gateway Cities, retail vacancy presents a major challenge. Older buildings lack modern infrastructure and rarely conform to current codes. Convincing building owners to make costly upgrades is difficult. Fortunately, Massachusetts has little-known tools that are just right for this job.

Time to Change Your Retail Strategy

When seen in light of brick-and-mortar retailers’ ongoing struggles, what’s going on in Malden Center makes a compelling case that landlords ought to look at storefront spaces less as profit centers and more as drivers of overall value.