The Veranda Signs Agreement with Gap, Inc. to Bring Three Brands to Center in 2018

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Concord, CA (March 12, 2018) – The Veranda, the East Bay’s newest destination for contemporary shopping, dining and entertainment, announced today it came to an agreement with Gap, Inc. to bring Gap Factory Outlet, Banana Republic Factory Outlet and Old Navy to the retail center in 2018.

“We are very excited to welcome three of Gap, Inc.’s major brands to The Veranda,” said Ashton Simmons, General Manager of The Veranda at CenterCal Properties, LLC. “The international fashion and apparel company’s variety of styles will keep guests at The Veranda coming back.”

“We are thrilled to bring Gap Factory Outlet, Banana Republic Factory Outlet and Old Navy to The Veranda in Concord,” said Ed Kelloff, Sr. Director of Gap Inc. Real Estate. “We are committed to providing the best shopping experience to customers, and we think Bay Area shoppers will love being able to shop our value brands in this beautifully designed, new shopping center.”

Gap is one of the world’s most iconic apparel and accessories brand and the authority on American casual style. Founded in San Francisco in 1969, Gap’s collections are designed to build the foundation of modern wardrobes – all things in denim, classic white shirts, khakis and must-have trends.

Banana Republic offers versatile, contemporary classics, designed for today with style that endures. Through thoughtful design, Banana Republic provides a wardrobe with detailed craftsmanship and luxurious materials to wear time and time again.

Old Navy creates high-quality, must-have fashion essentials for the whole family – from denim to tees to active wear – all at an incredible value. It’s a place where every family member is invited, and the shopping experience is always unique and fun.

The Veranda is located at 2001-2003 Diamond Blvd. in Concord, California. For more information, please visit:

About The Veranda
The Veranda, a 375,000-square foot retail center in development by CenterCal Properties, LLC, is the East Bay’s newest venture in next-generation shopping, dining and entertainment. Located in Concord, California, the project offers refined and authentic mission revival-style architecture, lush landscaping, exhilarating water features and enviable guest amenities such as a gourmet grocery and state-of-the-art cinema. For more information about new restaurants, stores and upcoming events visit

About CenterCal Properties, LLC
CenterCal Properties, LLC, founded in 2004 by Fred Bruning and Jean Paul Wardy, is a full-service commercial real estate company in the business of investing, developing, leasing, and managing its projects. CenterCal excels in, and is best known for, creating destinations throughout the western United States with a unique strategy of “placemaking,” which emphasizes the importance of developing spaces with a sense of community.

Bruning and Wardy’s creative vision and passion for development, coupled with CenterCal’s internal expertise, is evident in the properties the company owns and operates today. Those include Bridgeport Village, Cascade Station, Nyberg Woods and Nyberg Rivers in Oregon, Valley Mall and The Trails at Silverdale in Washington, Station Park in Utah, The Village at Meridian and Treasure Valley Marketplace in Idaho, Blackhawk Plaza in Northern California, and The Collection at Riverpark and Plaza 183 in Southern California. Projects currently under development include The Village at Totem Lake and The Terminal at Ballard in Washington, Canyon Corners in Park City and Mountain View Village in Riverton, Utah, The Veranda in Concord, The Waterfront in Redondo Beach and 2nd and PCH in Long Beach, California. For more information on all CenterCal’s properties, please visit

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