The Real Deal Miami

Continental lands exclusive with 8 South Florida shopping centers

March 07, 2013 02:00PM

Carlos Guzman and Red Road Commons

Commercial real estate services firm Continental Real Estate Companies, has been named the exclusive leasing agent for eight shopping centers in South Florida, the firm announced today.

The firm will represent El Mercado, Clewiston Town Center, Polo Grounds, #1 Marketplace, the Shops of Bird Road, Tropical Plaza, Gables Grand Plaza and Red Road Commons. Continental has also been named property manager at El Mercado and Clewiston Town Center, which account for 215,724 square feet of retail space.

The new assignments expand CREC’s retail leasing and property management portfolio by a total of 629,060 square feet.

“Our newest leasing and management assignments reflect CREC’s depth of expertise, unmatched marketing capabilities, strong retail and brokerage industry contacts, and statewide reach across the Florida retail landscape,” Carol Brooks, president and co-founder of CREC, said in a statement today. —Christopher Cameron