NAPERVILLE, Ill., December 17, 2009—X team International, an international alliance of retail real estate advisors with expertise in more than 45 major markets throughout the U.S., Canada and Europe, announced today that Naperville, Chicago-based partner Bobowski & Associates, Inc. has brokered two new Conway discount clothing store deals in the Chicago area along with master broker Gregg Lurie of Creative Realty Group. X Team International partner Stan Bobowski made the announcement.
Located at the intersection of Cermak and Cicero Avenues, the first Conway store is a 20,052-square-foot space previously occupied by Office Depot in the Cermak Produce, Famsa and Kerasotes Theatre-anchored Hawthorne Works Shopping Center in Cicero, Illinois.
The second Conway store, previously occupied by Steve & Barry’s, opened in the North Riverside Park Mall in North Riverside, Illinois at the intersection of Harlem and Cermak Avenues. Conway now occupies a 33,324-square-foot space next to Sears, JC Penney and Carson’s.
Conway is a third generation family-owned business headquartered in New York that carries both private and designer labels in 48 stores nationwide.
Bobowski & Associates is a commercial real estate brokerage firm based in Naperville, IL, with a combined 35+ years of market experience and knowledge in ground leases, inline leasing, land sales, and purchasing existing buildings and land. The firm specializes in tenant representation and provides assistance with market analysis, site selection and lease execution. Bobowski & Associates is a member of X Team International.
X Team is an international alliance of retail real estate specialists with offices located in major cities throughout the U.S., Canada and Europe. X Team partners average more than 20 years of industry experience, with expertise in major markets worldwide, specializing in tenant, property and developer/landlord representation, workout services, property dispositions and retail investments. X Team services include transaction negotiation, portfolio analysis, lease valuations, acquisitions, and asset assessment and valuation.