Vitamin Shoppe to Open in Pleasant Hill, Calif. on December 23

SAN FRANCISCO (December 6, 2012) – SRS Real Estate Partners announced today that Vitamin Shoppe will open its 13th San Francisco Bay Area store on Dec. 23. With 3,500 square-feet, this newest store is located in the heart of Pleasant Hill, Calif. in The Courtyard Shopping Center at Gregory Lane and Contra Costa Boulevard. Anchor tenants in this regional power center include Marriott Courtyard, Smart & Final, Rite Aid, and Staples.

In August 2012, Vitamin Shoppe opened a 3,622-square-foot store in the Metro 280 shopping center in Colma, Calif. Located at 115 Colma Blvd., the shopping center features many major national retailers including Nordstrom Rack, Home Depot, Pier 1 Imports, Bed Bath & Beyond, Marshall’s, and Old Navy.

The Vitamin Shoppe is a leading specialty retailer and direct marketer of nutritional products based in North Bergen, NJ. The Vitamin Shoppe conducts business through more than 560 company-owned retail stores, national mail order catalogs, and website, www.VitaminShoppe.com.

Laura Tinetti of SRS Real Estate Partners, along with Corey Bialow of Bialow Real Estate LLC, represented the tenant, Vitamin Shoppe, in the Pleasant Hill and Colma transactions. Jim McMasters with Colliers International represented the Pleasant Hill landlord, Gallup & Whalen Santa Maria. Nicole Hauscarriague with Kimco Realty Corporation represented the landlord, Kimco Corporation, in the Colma transaction.

About SRS Real Estate Partners
SRS Real Estate Partners is the largest real estate company in the U.S. exclusively dedicated to retail services. Headquartered in Dallas with more than 20 offices worldwide, SRS’ strong reach and international presence provide the company with unparalleled knowledge both globally and domestically. As a result, clients of SRS have a competitive edge through a full range of offerings including brokerage services, corporate services, development services, investment services and management services. Since its inception in 1986, SRS has built a strong foundation in the retail real estate world and grown into one of the industry’s most influential and respected leaders. Our success is measured in the achievement of our clients’ objectives, satisfaction and trust. For more information, please visit www.srsre.com/sanfrancisco.

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