Spotlight - Development of the Month, New Jersey Real Estate Journal, September 22, 2003
Mt. Laurel, New Jersey - The All star team selected to develop the Centerton
Square Shopping Center includes CREATE Architecture Planning & Design, Langan
Engineering and IMC Construction. Developers Diversified Realty Corp. a self
administered and self managed REIT which currently owns 400 retail operating
and development properties in 44 states comprising over 83 million sf is the
Owner and developer of the center and was responsible for the team selection.
Gary Hough, development director for DDR said, "When complete, Centerton Square
will be a well designed and constructed shopping destination for residents in
Southeast Pennsylvania and Central New Jersey."
The center's character and design was conceived by CREATE of New York. "Centerton
Square is a power center where architecture is the dominant force," said Frankie
Campione, CREATE's Principal. "The buildings are about pleasing the public and
enforcing a design character that welcomes deviation from national prototypes.
Each tenant has committed to the concept to create a space with a sense of familiarity."
When completed the Centerton Square Shopping Center will total 750,000 sf of
retail space. It will include several mega stores ranging in size form 30,000
to 130,000 sf including Target, Wegman's and Bed Bath & Beyond."
Development of the Month, New Jersey Real Estate Journal, September 2003