Hines acquires, develops, and manages a significant retail platform throughout the United States and Europe, covering a variety of retail property types, including mixed use; high street; power centers; lifestyle centers; and outlet, grocery and enclosed malls. Hines also redevelops/repositions retail projects for major institutional owners looking to create value with a reenergized asset.
Since 1957, Hines has been responsible for the development, acquisition and management of millions of square feet of retail space around the world. Retail has been in the firm’s DNA since its inception, with the development of the renowned Gallerias in Houston and Dallas, the largest shopping complex in Catalonia Spain, and the first international-brand outlet mall in Russia. With almost six decades of experience, the firm is well acquainted with the wants and needs of retail tenants, what makes retail real estate attractive to consumers and how retail can be a desirable investment asset class.