Miller Capital Advisory Awards Contract to UCR Urban to Manage and Lease Jefferson Pointe Shopping Center
DALLAS, Texas, May 18, 2009 – Dallas-based UCR Urban, a division of United Commercial Realty, has been awarded the management, leasing and marketing responsibility for the Jefferson Pointe Shopping Center in Fort Wayne, IN, by Miller Capital Advisory, Inc.
Jefferson Pointe, in Ft. Wayne, Indiana, was conceived, designed and constructed as a classic lifestyle center. The regional lifestyle center includes 545,000-square feet of open air shopping, dining and entertainment. The shopping center has 60 national and local retail tenants including four anchors: Von Maur, Rave Motion Pictures, Bed Bath & Beyond and Barnes and Noble. Other major retailers include Ann Taylor Loft, ULTA, Coldwater Creek, Old Navy, Chico’s, Eddie Bauer, Talbots, and Williams-Sonoma among others. See www.jeffersonshopping.com
Miller Capital Advisory, Inc., is a privately held real estate investment management company based in Skokie, Illinois, This is the first time Miller Capital has engaged UCR to manage, lease and market one of its shopping centers. UCR Asset Services will manage the property. Marketing and leasing will be handled through UCR Urban.
“We are confident that the UCR team will help us make Jefferson Point even more successful,” said Andrew Miller, President & CEO of Miller Capital. “UCR has a tremendous reputation as a manager and leasing agent for lifestyle and regional shopping destinations; they have the expertise and creativity needed to increase asset value and create exciting, successful shopping destinations.”
“We are very excited to have the opportunity to manage and lease Jefferson Pointe and work with the professionals at Miller Capital,” said Mickey Ashmore, President & CEO of United Commercial Realty. “Jefferson Pointe is one of the country’s most exciting lifestyle shopping centers, and we are committed to delivering the highest caliber of service to this asset.”