Thank you for sharing!

Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided.
chi-amazon_go_stock_1.0 (3) Amazon just opened an Amazon Go store in downtown Chicago, its first in the metro area.

CHICAGO—Everyone knows the rise of online shopping delivered a major hit to the world of brick-and mortar retail. But a new report from Marcus & Millichap shows the sector may be steadying after a long stretch of store closings and bankruptcies. Perhaps most notable aspect of today’s market is that, along with luxury-oriented retailers, class B and C properties are finally strengthening.

Brian J. Rogal

Brian J. Rogal is a Chicago-based freelance writer with years of experience as an investigative reporter and editor, most notably at The Chicago Reporter, where he concentrated on housing issues. He also has written extensively on alternative energy and the payments card industry for national trade publications.

More from this author


Don't miss crucial news and insights you need to make informed commercial real estate decisions. Join GlobeSt.com now!

  • Free unlimited access to GlobeSt.com's trusted and independent team of experts who provide commercial real estate owners, investors, developers, brokers and finance professionals with comprehensive coverage, analysis and best practices necessary to innovate and build business.
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM and GlobeSt events.
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including ThinkAdvisor.com and Law.com.

Already have an account? Sign In Now

Copyright © 2018 ALM Media Properties, LLC. All Rights Reserved.