Largest of the incoming tenants are Cabela's, which will open a200,000-sf outdoor store, and Muvico, which will occupy nearly200,000 sf with a 23-screen movie complex. Also in theentertainment category are AEG Live, with a 71,000-sf, 3,000-seattheater; Wannado City (60,000 sf); a Lucky Strike bowling complex(29,000 sf); and a MagiQuest game center (23,000 sf).


Others just signed include Forever 21, which will operate a55,000-sf junior department store; Legoland Discovery Center(48,000 sf); and a Zeytinia Gourmet Market (24,000 sf). In theapparel category, the list includes Children's Place (27,000 sf),Against All Odds (also 27,000 sf) and H&M (23,500 sf).


The Los Angeles-based Colony Capital bought the project from thetroubled Mills Corp. a year ago, and the latter has since beenacquired by Simon Property Group. In late 2006, Colony Capitalcompleted a recapitalization of the project, a deal that includedDune Real Estate, Credit Suisse and KanAm. The site is owned by theNew Jersey Sports & Exposition Authority, the state agency thatowns and operates the surrounding Meadowlands Sports Complex.


Mills had originally started site work for Meadowlands Xanadu in2005. Designed by the Rockwell Group, it will include a number ofother recreational and entertainment features, including thiscountry's first indoor snow skiing. Also part of the long-term planare four office buildings totaling more than 1.6 million sf ofclass A space, which would be developed by the Edison-basedMack-Cali Realty Corp., and a 500-key hotel.

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