DB Shoes and Bright Now! Dental to Open at Alameda South Shore Center, a Bay Area Outdoor Mall

Alameda, California (EastBayDaily) — DB Shoes has leased Suite #320, a 10,635-square-foot retail space along the highly trafficked Park Street corridor. DB Shoes will now have 16 locations in California and Nevada. The stores carry hundreds of name brands, including Timberland, Nine West, Rockport, Adidas, Reebok, Crocs and Steve Madden. The new location which offers stylish, branded shoes at savings of up to 70%, is scheduled to open in April of 2012.

“This was a strategic opportunity to secure a premier location in a well-established center,” said Dmitry Beinus, president of DB Shoes. “We are excited to be a part of the Alameda community and look forward to serving our customers.”

Additionally, Bright Now! Dental, part of Smile Brands Inc., secured a 10-year, 3,805-square-foot lease for Suite #1010 at the intersection of South Shore Center Drive and Whitehall Place. Bright Now! Dental provides families with a convenient, comfortable environment where they receive the latest in comprehensive, quality dental care. The office is scheduled to open its doors in May of 2012.

“We’re pleased to welcome DB Shoes and Bright! Now Dental to Alameda South Shore Center and look forward to continuing to broaden our services and amenities to add value and meet the needs of the Alameda community and Bay Area region,” said Senior Vice President Julie Taylor of Cornish & Carey Commercial Newmark Knight Frank.

Taylor and associate Stephen Rusher are the exclusive leasing agents for Alameda South Shore Center. Thad Logan of Retail West represented Bright! Now Dental in the transaction.

Attracting new tenants and creating an enhanced environment and unique shopping experience are part of Jamestown’s strategic vision for South Shore Center. This includes a commitment to activating the entire property, including the interior corridors, through additional seating and improved lighting; designing unique and compelling storefront identities; installing free, property-wide Wi-Fi; and establishing a comprehensive wayfinding program that incorporates clear, user-friendly directional signs and graphics.

DB Shoes and Bright! Now Dental will join existing tenants Kohl’s, Safeway, Trader Joe’s, TJ Maxx, Starbucks, Ross, Old Navy, Payless Shoe Source, Petco, Bed Bath & Beyond, Sushi House, Applebee’s, Lens Crafters and The Children’s Place, among many others.

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Jamestown Founded in 1983 with headquarters in Atlanta, Ga. and Cologne, Germany and offices in New York City, San Francisco, Ca. and Washington, D.C., Jamestown is a leader in acquisitions and value added management. Over 28 years, Jamestown has generated approximately $8 billion in strategic investments. The company is focused across the risk spectrum with core, core-plus and opportunistic funds in two primary markets: 24-hour cities and Sunbelt territories with strong demographic growth. For more information, visit http://www.jamestownproperties.com.

Alameda South Shore Center Alameda South Shore Center is an established, 594,000-square-foot open-air outdoor mall located in the Bay Area community of Alameda, Calif. The only major shopping mall on the 23-square-mile island, the recently renovated property is home to a variety of national retail stores and restaurants, including Kohl’s, Safeway, Trader Joe’s, TJ Maxx, Starbucks, Ross, Old Navy, Petco, Payless Shoe Source, Bed Bath & Beyond, Sushi House, Applebee’s, Lens Crafters and The Children’s Place. The center has maintained its prominence as a thriving retail destination for more than 50 years. For more information, visit http://www.alamedasouthshorecenter.com.

Alameda The City of Alameda is located on a 23-square-mile island adjacent to Oakland in the San Francisco Bay Area. The community, home to the 270-acre Harbor Bay Business Park, Alameda College, 205-acre mixed use development Marina Village, is linked to nearby Oakland via three bridges and a tunnel system, and is served by bus and ferry lines for public transportation. Famous for its tree-lined streets and Victorian homes, Alameda was named one of the “100 Best Communities for Young People” by America’s Promise Alliance in 2010. For more information on Alameda, visit http://www.cityofalamedaca.gov.


Marsha Harrison