- Clark’s Nutrition and Natural Food Market Opening 4th Location in Southern California’s Inland Empire at Mountain Village Plaza
Rancho Cucamonga, CA – August 13, 2014 – Progressive Real Estate Partners announced today that it has closed a deal with Clark’s Nutrition and Natural Food Market to lease a 46,134 square-foot anchor space at 12835 Mountain Avenue in Chino, California. Located in the 90,000 square-foot Mountain Village Plaza neighborhood center, the store is expected to open in fall of 2014.
Built in 1987, Mountain Village Plaza is also home to Fitness 19, Starbucks, Round Table Pizza and Mobil Oil. The popular neighborhood center enjoys strong demographics with over 135,000 people residing in a 3-mile radius with an average income in excess of $75,000.
The new store will carry a wide variety of whole and organic foods, bulk foods and dairy and deli items. They will also offer a large selection of vitamins, supplements and other health and beauty products. A renovation of the storefront was completed in 2005 and Clark’s Nutrition intends to invest $2 million in upgrades to the interior to enhance the customer shopping experience. Clark’s Nutrition plans to hire 40 new employees to staff the store.
The Progressive Real Estate Partners team of Brad Umansky and Paul Galmarini marketed the property and exclusively represented the lessor in the transaction.
According to Brad Umansky, President of Progressive Real Estate Partners, “This location presented a perfect opportunity for Clark’s Nutrition to open a fourth Inland Empire store and expand their reach to a new customer base. The store will be a strong addition to both the shopping center and the community”. Umansky added “This transaction is an excellent example of the increased demand we are continuing to see from retailers for well-located space in Southern California’s Inland Empire market”.
About Clark’s Nutrition and Natural Food Market
Founded in 1972, Clark’s Nutrition and Natural Food Market is a privately-held specialty grocer headquartered in Riverside, California. The store carries a wide variety of whole and organic foods, bulk foods and dairy and deli items. In addition, Clark’s Nutrition carries a large selection of vitamins, supplements and other health and beauty products. For more information visit www.clarksnutrition.com.
About Progressive Real Estate Partners
Progressive Real Estate Partners is a boutique commercial brokerage firm headquartered in Rancho Cucamonga, California. Founded in 2009, the firm specializes in the leasing and sale of retail properties in Southern California’s Inland Empire and San Gabriel Valley regions. The firm is also the exclusive Inland Empire representative of the Retail Brokers Network (RBN). Since the firm’s inception Progressive has completed over 400 lease and sales transactions in over 35 cities throughout the two regions. In 2013, Progressive completed more retail transactions in the Inland Empire than any other brokerage firm and, is on track, to accomplish the same in 2014. Progressive uses the latest marketing and brokerage techniques to help retailers and property owners achieve their real estate goals. The firm is led by Brad Umansky, founder and president. For further information visit www.progressiverep.com.
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