Tuesday, March 31, 2009

Suburban Shopping Malls Dying

The vital signs are not good. Even before the recession hit, consumers had developed mall fatigue, and the classic enclosed shopping mall was in decline. More than 400 of the 2,000 largest malls in the U.S. have closed in the past two years.

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1 comment:

CNU said...

The Congress for the New Urbanism has been doing work on this topic for some time. If you're interested in learning more and understanding what's next after a mall closes, check out http://www.cnu.org/node/48 .