JLL wins new Sharjah mall deal
Dubai, March 23, 2014
JLL, a leading real estate investment and advisory firm, has signed a deal with a new shopping mall in Sharjah.
The company will assist the re-positioning, renewal, leasing and on-going management of the Al Arab Mall, a community mall in Sharjah.
Eman Mohamed has been named as the mall manager.
The mall is undergoing a comprehensive refurbishment, which is expected to be completed by August. The 26,500 sq m mall is currently under leasing with strong interest expressed by retailers and several tenant enquires received.
Graham Howat, head of property and asset management at JLL, said: “JLL’s intent is to bring in a world class management approach to the Al Arab Mall, Sharjah. We are very glad to have built a trusted relationship with the new owner of this retail property in a very short time frame.”
“Eman has first class knowledge of leasing and management along with extensive connections in the retail sector. We expect the Al Arab Mall to undergo a transformation in 2014 and beyond. Eman’s leadership and experience will play a pivotal role in transforming this mall into a new, vibrant retail destination for Sharjah,” he added. - TradeArabia News Service