A rendering of The Corners. The
development, slated to go up along Bluemound Road in the
Town of Brookfield and open in fall of 2015, will feature
retail and 150 luxury apartments and lofts, according to
developers The Marcus Corp.
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OF BROOKFIELD - The morning after the Town of Brookfield
approved a development agreement for The Corners,
developer Marcus Corporation announced several retail
and restaurant tenants who will join anchor store Von
Maur, an upscale department store.
is the Wisconsin choice for several popular, nationally known,
first-to-market retailers and restaurants,” said Katie Falvey,
director of real estate for The Marcus Corporation, in a
statement Wednesday. “In addition to the national tenants, many
of whom have been looking for a unique project in order to make
their entrance into Wisconsin, our goal from day one has been to
also incorporate local flavor into an eclectic mix of fashion,
dining, and vibrant living.”
Construction on the $186 million, 460,000-square-foot
open-air development will begin next year with a planned
completion and opening date of fall 2015. In addition to
the retail portion of the development, Milwaukee-based
Mandel Group will build 150 luxury apartments and lofts
within The Corners.
Corporation is also in advanced negotiations with more than two
dozen additional leading brands, according to the announcement.
from this initial mix of restaurants and retailers opening in
The Corners, the project is appealing to ‘best-in-class’
operators, from coffee and special occasion dining, to upscale
fashion, and everything in between,” Falvey said in the
announced Wednesday include:
Furniture sells home furniture and accessories that incorporate
traditional craftsman practices with eco-conscious and
forward-looking design. The business has 40 U.S. locations with
The Corners location being the first in Wisconsin.
Grille is part of BRAVO/BRIO Restaurant Group and offers an
upscale affordable menu of Italian foods inspired by Tuscan
cuisine in a relaxing country villa setting. This will be the
first BRIO restaurant location in Wisconsin.
Applebee’s remains the only
business operating on the future site of The Corners of
Brookfield. Menards and the West Point shopping center will
be razed to make way for an open-style shopping center on
Bluemound Road near Barker Road that will be anchored by the
high-end retailer Von Maur.
to The Freeman
Benelux will open its second location in The Corners
after operating a popular location in Milwaukee’s
Historic Third Ward in 2011. The restaurant has a
*Chico’s is a
national retailer of clothing for women.
Coffee will open its first Waukesha County location in The
Corners in its public park area.
Restaurant offers locally sourced food in an open design space
with a modern sushi bar and a rooftop lounge. CRAVE started in
Minneapolis, but has opened locations throughout the country.
This will be the first in Wisconsin.
Pizza has been selling coal-fired, brick-oven pizza for more
than 100 years. The Corners will be its first location in
offers designer clothing to moms of all ages and all phases of
handmade chocolates, fudge and ice cream. Kilwins’ other
Wisconsin location is in downtown Lake Geneva. Kilwins is
currently seeking a franchisee to operate The Corners store.
Black Market is a national fashion retailer of women’s clothing.