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BIRMINGHAM, AL (June 6, 2022) – Two major retailers will open new stores this year at Columbus Park Crossing. Burlington and Conn’s will occupy subdivided portions of the former Toys R Us.
Conn’s HomePlus, a specialty retailer of furniture, mattresses, and home appliances, will open its new prototype in October. This will be the first of its kind in Georgia, occupying 21,000 square feet.
Burlington’s CEO announced 120 new stores in 2022 and selected Columbus in its expansion plans. The retailer plans to open in October in 28,000 square feet.
“The Burlington and Conn’s deals follow recent openings from pOpshelf and Boot Barn, collectively backfilling almost 70,000 square feet with first class national retailers,” said Daniel Giordano, senior director of retail for AVR Realty.
“Columbus Park Crossing is well-positioned to fulfill all the shopping, service, and entertainment needs of the region and we look forward to announcing more new leases soon.”
“Columbus Park Crossing continues to be a premier shopping destination serving consumers throughout Western Georgia,” said Beau Young, executive vice president for Retail Specialists. “We are continually trying to meet the needs of our shoppers with the new retail offerings they deserve.
About Columbus Park Crossing
Columbus Park Crossing is a premier shopping development featuring more than 50 dining, home services, and entertainment options. Located off Whittlesey Boulevard and Highway 27 in Columbus, Georgia, the mall is proud to offer the best customer experiences in the area as well as a diverse mix of name-brand stores.
About AVR Realty
AVR CPC Associates, LLC is the owner of the Columbus Park Crossing shopping center. AVR has been in business for over 50 years and owns, develops and operates a multifaceted real estate company with wide ranging interests throughout the United States. Included in AVR’s portfolio are over 5 million square feet of retail, more than 50 hotels, over 2,000 apartment units and interests in both office and industrial properties. AVR Realty Company, LLC, the parent company is headquartered in Westchester, N.Y., a suburb of New York City.