Macy's To Close Five More Stores
An article in the Idaho Statesman laments the loss of the Boise store which has been in place for decades as a department store with a variety of different names. It was the last true department store in the downtown area and the article compares the loss to a death in the family. The St. Ann closure could end up dooming the Northwest Plaza in St. Ann. St. Louis Today reports that a group of investors bought the mall out of foreclosure in September for $29.95 million, The 1.7 million square foot mall has lost its Dillard's and many smaller stores. The Waterford, Michigan store is one of the last remaining anchors at the Summit Place Mall. The Detroit News says that the interior of the Waterford mall was closed five months ago. Commercial real estate broker Robert Pliska has been trying to sell the 84-acre site which was foreclosed on in October.