Freestanding Development

Focused primarily on freestanding retailers, Anchor Retail Solutions (ARS), an Anchor Associates affiliate, provides a comprehensive range of development services from traditional turnkey build-to-suit to customized development solutions.

Our principals have decades of experience, offering retailers and clients an exceptional level of expertise in every phase of the development process. We provide solutions to the challenges facing retailers who need efficient, experienced, effective resources to implement their expansion plans. We manage every aspect of your project through all phases of development, from concept to completion.

Site Identification
Our market knowledge enables us to provide accurate, up-to-date information about each potential site and its surrounding market. Using our national brokerage affiliation with ChainLinks along with the latest aerial, mapping and information technology, we can focus our search on areas of growth and expansion, providing our clients a cost-effective site selection process.

ARS has relationships in place with major financial institutions, thus eliminating delays and assuring project funding. By maintaining relationships with a variety of lenders and investors, we can obtain competitive financing for our clients' projects.

Turnkey/Build-to-Suit Services
ARS takes pride in our ability to deliver build-to-suit projects from individual stores to major market programs. We provide a turnkey approach, handling all aspects of the development process from site selection to right-to-build research to leasing and construction. We are experts in acquiring key sites in challenging environments and providing creative design and engineering solutions to make each project a success.

Fee Development/Preferred Developer Programs
ARS has in-depth experience as a Preferred Developer and construction management developer for many national retailers and land owners who count on us for everything from site acquisition through construction management.

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