Recent News


September 2019 - ACR arranges financing for Beechmont Retail Portfolio in Cincinnati, Ohio.

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August 2019 - ACR acquires Chesapeake Commons in Chesapeake, Virginia. The 200,000 square foot shopping center is anchored by Best Buy, Ross Dress for Less, Aldi, Party City, Old Navy, and Tuesday Morning.

August 2019 - ACR exhibits its Southeastern US portfolio at ICSC Florida Conference.

July 2019 - ACR receives site plan approval for expansion of Cloisters Townhomes in Lake Worth Beach, Florida.

May 2019 - ACR arranges sale of Mark Twain Village, St. Charles, MO to NJ - based institutional investor.

May 2019 - ACR facilitates sale of Paradise Cove; portfolio of 93 units (west Palm Beach, FL) to NY - based institutional investor.

April 2019 - ACR arranges new financing for Highland Square Shopping Center in Jacksonville, FL.

April 2019 - ACR acquires 12 - unit Palm Beach, FL multi-family property.

March 2019 - ACR extends Publix lease at Highland Square (Jacksonville, FL) for six years.

February 2019 - New Wawa at Naples South Plaza

February 2019 - ACR sells redeveloped 30-unit Sarasota Promenade residences (Florida).

December 2018 - ACR arranges new financing for Westside Center South, Gretna, LA.

June 2018 - ACR increases Paradise Cove townhouse portfolio to 93 units and arranges new financing. (West Palm Beach, FL)

June 2018 - ACR arranges financing for Mark Twain Village. (St. Louis, MO)

May 2018 - Jacksonville listed 13th on Population Growth

August 2017 - ACR redevelops Oleander Residences in Palm Beach, Florida and sells to Northeastern investor.

August 2017 - ACR exhbits at ICSC Florida Conference.

July 2017 - American Commercial Realty cites tremendous potential of Shops at Golf Village

July 2017 - American Commercial Realty acquired the Shops at World Golf Village

July 2017 - American Commercial Realty cites tremendous potential of Shops at World Golf Village

July 2017 - American Commercial Realty acquired the Shops at World Golf Village

July 2017 - Shops at World Golf Village purchased

December, 2016 - Get Air Trampoline Park set to open Fall 2016. They are occupying 35,800 square feet.

August 2016 - Harbor Freight to join Satilla Square in Fall 2016 occupying 15,300 square feet.

July 2016 - Palm Beach Garden Firm Buys Jacksonville Shopping Center

July 2016 - ACR Acquires Highland Square.

July 2016 - American Commercial Realty acquired a Publix-anchored property called Highland Square (read more...)

June 2015 – American Commercial Realty Corp. acquires University Boulevard West Shopping Center in Jacksonville, Florida – The 96,127 square foot center is anchored by Winn Dixie and shadow anchored by CarQuest and Rent-A-Center.

August 2015 - ACR Makes Old Shopping Centers Good as New (read more...)

December 2014 - American Commercial Realty Corp. acquires Cherry Tree Shopping Center, in Washington, near Peoria, Illinois. The center is anchored by Kroger and shadow-anchored by Big R. It consists of 114,000 square feet.

August 2014 - Daytona – Gubagoo – New Lease signed for 8400 square feet.

August 2014 - Beechmont – New leases signed with Caliber Home Loans, Citizens Financial and Jets Pizza.

Summer, 2014 - DD’s Discounts signs new lease at WESTSIDE SOUTH SHOPPING CENTER in Gretna, LA., a suburb of New Orleans. dd’s, a fashion-forward division of Ross Dress for Less, will occupy 18,303 square feet opening in the Fall of 2014. This will be the first dd’s in Louisiana.

PINECREST TOWN CENTER – Undergoes major renovations. The retail center received a façade redesign and new color scheme. The office building’s interior lobby was renovated, creating on impressive entry statement. The parking and landscaping were also upgraded.

April 2014 – The operators of Cincinnati’s Anderson Pub & Grill signed a new lease for their location at 8060 Beechmont Avenue on the corner of Nagle Road. A major interior and exterior renovation of the freestanding restaurant and pub with the addition of a covered outdoor seating area was also announced.

March, 2014 – Get Smart opens new flagship location at Pinecrest Town Center. The educational superstore, long a fixture in the Pinecrest area and well known throughout Miami has opened a flagship location at Pinecrest Town Center. They occupy 5,800 square feet.

January 2014 – The Cato Corporation (It’s Fashion Metro) renewed their lease at Roebuck Marketplace. They occupy 14,144 square feet. Roebuck Marketplace is a successful destination center with an emphasis on fashion. It is shadow-anchored by a Super Wal-Mart. It is located on Parkway East at I-59 in Birmingham’s Roebuck neighborhood.

January 2014 – Anderson Station on Beechmont Avenue welcomes Caliber Home Loans in their new 2,800 square foot office. Specializing in affordable home mortgage products, Caliber recognized the value of locating in the vibrant Anderson Township market surrounded by Cincinnati’s best residential realtors.

December 2013 – Pinecrest Town Center - Premiere Dental, a South Florida based collection of superior dental clinics, announces the January opening of its newest location.

December 2013 – Daytona Promenade Shopping Center announces the opening of Sears Outlet and Bravo Supermarket. Sears occupies 43,285 square feet while Bravo is occupying 12,000 square feet.

July 2013 - Daytona Promenade Shopping Center, Daytona, FL has signed two new anchor leases - Sears Outlet (43,872 sf) and Bravo Supermarkets
(12,000 sf).

July 2013 - Roebuck Marketplace, Birmingham, AL has a new anchor:  Planet Fitness (18,007 sf).  Also just signed new lease with ColorTyme (4,950 sf).  They will be positioned next to Planet Fitness.  Roebuck Marketplace also relocated Alabama ABC Liquors to a larger 5,677 square foot store, where they constructed a new flagship location.  Roebuck Marketplace renewed its leases with Simply Fashion, Rainbow Stores and Mature Man.

July 2013 - Mark Twain Village, St. Charles, MO announces Buffalo Wild Wings and West Marine have renewed their leases.  Buffalo Wild Wings also announced a major interior and exterior renovation. Firehouse Subs will open its new location in September 2013.

July 2013 - Bluegrass Urgent Care opened its second Kentucky location 2013 at Buttermilk Crossing in Crescent Springs at Buttermilk Parkway and I-70, 74.

Buttermilk Crossing has completed a major renovation including a new façade and extensive changes to the parking and landscape areas. New tenant opened during 2013 include Cancun Mexican Restaurant and Cocoberry Frozen Yogurt.

August 2012, Birmingham, AL - American Commercial Realty Corp. announces the Grand Opening celebration for its three newest merchants at Roebuck Marketplace - 9150 Parkway East, Birmingham, AL.

They are DTLR, Abbey Carpet and Floor and Beauty Town.

June 2012 - Daytona Promenade Shopping Center was purchased by an affiliate and is leased and managed by American Commercial Realty Corp. The shopping center contains 152,704 square feet of leasable area. It is anchored by Family Dollar, PNC Bank and Planet Fitness.

November 2011 - St. Charles' Mark Twain Mall renamed to Mark Twain Village to reflect its easy access to the consumers in the St. Charles and St. Louis market Areas. Mark Twain Village is anchored by Bass Pro Outlets and Gordman’s.

June 2011 - Bartow Plaza signed leases with CATO stores, Verizon Wireless and Integrated Pharmaceutical. All Stores are open for business.

June 2011 - Pinecrest Town Center signed new leases with EWM Realtors, Coldwell Banker and Back 2 Back Clothing. Chase Bank opened a new branch at the SW corner of the Pinecrest Town Center on Dixie Highway. The property is fully integrated for access and parking.

June 2011 - Roebuck Marketplace added Harbor Freight.