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Shopping centres & malls

We need more buzzy precincts like NYC’s SoHo. Here’s how to build them
NYC’s vibrant SoHo district developed organically after artists moved in. Image: Bigstock

We need more buzzy precincts like NYC’s SoHo. Here’s how to build them

Building cities is like building relationships – it’s all about connections. Connection to places, to environments, to buildings, to activities, to each other.  Cities with high levels of connecti...
Opinion: Think shopping centres are dead? Think again
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Navigating the perfect storm: Social distancing and the collapse of tourism

Shopping centres & malls Archives

How lockdowns have helped make the case for mixed-use development

To remain resilient despite a challenging economic climate, retail landlords look into the development of mixed-use reta...

Neighbourhood centres: The quiet achievers

More thought should go into the development of neighbourhood shopping centres to offer consumers their best possible sho...

Palmerston North shopping centre up for sale

Palmerston North's largest shopping centre, The Plaza is up for sale with expressions of interest being sought across th...
Brackenfields shopping centre

Brackenfields shopping centre in Canterbury for sale

The Brackenfields shopping centre in Amberley is now for sale with offers due by November 5.

Kiwi Property completes $277 million Sylvia Park expansion project

The galleria’s expansion, which spans over 20,000sqm, adds more retail space to the shopping centre, bringing it to a to...

Were shopping centres hit hardest by Covid-19?

Not only have their revenues been hit by the economic downturn, they're facing a rent strike, too.

Commercial Bay opens after several delays

The $690 million retail centre and hospitality development has been unveiled today.

Westfield launches drive-through click and collect service across NZ

Kiwis can now shop from multiple retailers and collect their order from their local centre.

Kiwi Property suffers asset devaluation due to COVID-19

Value of Sylvia Park owner's portfolio falls $290 million.

Newmarket points to precinct growth amid small business concerns

Customer spend in Newmarket increased 43 per cent in the December quarter.

“Accessible to everyone”: How shopping centres serve people with special needs

Shopping centres around the world are removing barriers to become more inclusive spaces.

Here’s what shopping centres in New Zealand are doing for Christmas

From Christmas-themed master classes to virtual Christmas card making, centres are getting in the Christmas spirit.

Final stage of Westfield Newmarket now open; DJs, Cos among new stores

Construction of the Auckland shopping centre is now complete.

Bayfair shopping centre launching quiet room

Shopping centre launches place for shoppers who are overwhelmed.

Coastlands celebrates 50 years of shopping

NZ's first shopping centre looks back at its five-decade history.