NORTHBROOK, Ill. /LOS ANGELES – June 30, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Westwood Financial Corp. (WFC), one of the largest privately held owner-operators of retail properties in the United States and headquartered in Los Angeles, has announced that Joe Caputo & Sons, a family-owned and operated fresh-market grocer, has opened as the new anchor, occupying 66,395 square feet, at WFC’s Sanders Court center in Northbrook, Ill.
“Joe Caputo & Sons has occupied the former Dominick’s location as a part of a larger expansion strategy, and they are an ideal addition to the Sanders Court retail portfolio,” said MaryAnn Trebian, senior property manager at Sanders Court for WFC. “As a grocer that has built a reputation for providing fresh, quality products at reasonable prices, Caputo & Sons is situated in a prime trade location to best serve its growing customer base.”
Located along the Interstate-294 corridor in Northbrook, the 136,219-square-foot shopping center features a variety of national tenants, including Weight Watchers, Century 21, Subway, Sally Beauty and State Farm Insurance.
About Westwood Financial Corp.
Westwood Financial Corp. is one of the largest privately held owner-operators of retail properties in the U.S., with a track record spanning 44 years. Based in Los Angeles, with satellite offices in Atlanta, Dallas and Scottsdale, Ariz., the firm currently has a portfolio consisting of more than 115 shopping centers and retail properties in 26 metropolitan markets. Founded in 1970 by Steven Fogel and Howard Banchik, the firm has evolved into a fully integrated real estate company that acquires, leases, and manages its real estate portfolio. The firm implements an acquisition strategy that focuses primarily on mature neighborhood, grocery anchored shopping centers with portfolio holdings in Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Kansas, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mex ico, New York, North Carolina, South Carolina, Texas, and Washington. For more information, please visit www.westfin.com.