As retailers went out of business or closed underperforming stores during the recession, vacancy rates at shopping malls increased and caused revenue to decline. As the economy improves, retailers will increase their store locations. As a result, industry operators will raise rental prices, allowing them to boost their revenue.
This industry develops and manages shopping malls and other retail properties. Property management responsibilities involve the daily operation of the real estate asset, including leasing, maintenance, rent collection, trash removal, security and occasional repairs and renovations.
The report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecast, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.