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Transformation of Wilshire Plaza in Mishawaka, Indiana

BEACHWOOD, Ohio–Chase Properties, a Beachwood, Ohio based owner and operator of shopping centers, announces the execution of the following six (6) retail leases at Wilshire Plaza in Mishawaka, Indiana; HomeGoods, DSW, Carter’s, OshKosh, Christopher & Banks and Visionworks. Wilshire Plaza is a 96% leased 350,000 square foot shopping center anchored by Burlington Coat Factory, HomeGoods, Fresh Thyme and Hobby Lobby.
Wilshire Plaza is a prime example of Chase Properties’ thesis of owning high-quality shopping centers in secondary and tertiary markets. “We are thrilled about the transformation that is occurring by adding these best-in-class retailers to the merchandising mix at Wilshire Plaza. We successfully executed a plan to retenant the shopping center and create significant value,” said Bennett Morrison, Senior Vice President of Leasing for Chase.
Mishawaka is a strong regional retail market serving South Bend, home to University of Notre Dame, and much of northern Indiana. Other area retailers include Walmart Supercenter, Target, JC Penney, Macy’s, ROSS Dress for Less, TJ Maxx, Bed Bath & Beyond, Meijer, Dick’s Sporting Goods and Whole Foods.
Chase Properties is a full service owner and operator of shopping centers located in 15 states throughout midwest, southeast and central plains states. Founded in 1973, Chase Properties currently owns and manages 30 shopping centers comprised of over 6 million square feet. Additional information can be found at