Services

Global Retail Strategies Inc. specializes in providing strategic advisory services to flagship retail and mixed-use centers and destinations around the world.

The firm has contributed to the success of numerous North American and international projects, and is uniquely qualified to provide critical input for a variety of commercial development formats including:

                        + HOTEL RETAIL ARCADES

                        + REGIONAL SHOPPING CENTERS

                        + WATERFRONT DESTINATIONS

                        + TRANSIT ORIENTED DEVELOPMENTS

                        + DOWNTOWN / MAINSTREET

                        + RESORT VILLAGES

                        + POWER CENTERS

                        + LEISURE / GAMING DESTINATIONS

                        + HIGHRISE RETAIL

                        + COMMERCIAL PODIUMS

                        + LIFESTYLE CENTERS

                        + MIXED USE TOWN CENTERS

Our firm’s innovative and pragmatic approach to formulating solutions to a wide range of retail development challenges has benefited our international and domestic clients alike. Our wide range of strategic expertise and depth of experience is specifically tooled to meet the diverse needs of our clients.

How We Work With The Retail Industry

 

  • Project Feasibility
  • Concept Development
  • Development Strategy
  • Project Team Management
  • Pre-Development Envisioning
  • Market Positioning / SWOT Analysis
  • Project Team Assembly / Management

How We Work With Retail Investors

  • Finance Evaluation
  • Pro Forms Analysis
  • Project Oversight
  • Project Financial Evaluation
  • Portfolio Work Out

 

How We Work With Retail Developers

  • Project Feasibility
  • Concept Development
  • Development Strategy
  • Project Team Management
  • Pre-Development Envisioning
  • Market Positioning / Swot Analysis
  • Project Team Assembly / Management

 

How We Work With Retail Architects

  • Project Envisioning
  • Floorspace Programming
  • Merchandising
  • Tenant Layout
  • Design Input
  • Retail Master Planning

 

How We Work With Retail Tenants

  • Market Familiarization
  • Project Introduction
  • Network Analysis/Rationalization
  • Expansion Site Selection
  • Sales Forecasting
  • Trade Area Profiling
  • Market Expenditure Assessment
  • GIS Analysis

 

How We Work With Marketing & Leasing Teams

  • Marketing Dossier
  • Leasing Targets / Strategy
  • Project Branding
  • Key Retailer Introductions

 

How We Work With Government/Municipalities

  • Policy Analysis
  • Project Approval Review
  • Impact Studies
  • Expert Witness

How We Work With The Hospitality Industry

 

 

  • Project Feasibility
  • Resort Concept Development
  • Mixed Use Destination Strategy
  • Brand/Banner Recommendations
  • Resort Retail Planning
  • Market Positioning/SWOT Analysis
  • Pro Forma Analysis
  • Resort District Policy Planning
  • Economic

How We Work With The Residential Industry

 
  • Housing Demand Analysis
  • Residential Trends/Built Types
  • Live-Work Unit Demand
  • Masterplan Product Balance
  • Active Senior Housing Concept
  • Resort Residential Planning
  • City Annexation Studies
  • Municipal Development Plans
  • Area Structure Plans

How We Work With Municipal Governments

 
 
  • Municipal Development Plans
  • Commercial Development Policies
  • New Community Area Structure Plans
  • Economic Development Strategies
  • Tenant Recruitment/Retention
  • Public Consultation/Engagements
  • Policy Surveys
  • Expert Witness
  • Development Proposal Adjudication
  • Development Impact Studies

How We Work With Municipal Governments

 
 
  • Municipal Development Plans
  • Commercial Development Policies
  • New Community Area Structure Plans
  • Economic Development Strategies
  • Tenant Recruitment/Retention
  • Public Consultation/Engagements
  • Policy Surveys
  • Expert Witness
  • Development Proposal Adjudication
  • Development Impact Studies