Urban Retail Properties, LLC is an independent, privately held company, and has been the developer for more than 75 projects, which include premier, shopping destinations and mixed-use projects.  Headquartered in Chicago, IL, Urban has offices in Florida, Massachusetts, Washington DC, Los Angeles, New Jersey and Texas.  Urban Retail is also one of the nation’s leading third-party real estate managers.  

Urban has also played a key role in the Outlet business in Asia.  Most recently, the company provided pre-development, management and leasing services for Shanghai Fashion Center, with Phase One opening in the fall of 2011.  The project consists of 750,000 sq. ft of outlet retailers along with a 200,000 sq. ft. restaurant building housing 16 sit down restaurants.  A fashion component, designer offices, entertainment complex and hotel complete this one of a kind destination.