Press Release

The Goldstein Group Places Playa Bowls Locations Throughout New Jersey

PARAMUS, NJ (FEBRUARY 12, 2018) – The Goldstein Group, a leading provider of retail real estate services in New Jersey, announced it has placed Playa Bowls in Marlboro, Ridgewood, Toms River and Pompton Plains New Jersey according to Chuck Lanyard, President of The Goldstein Group.

Playa Bowls originated in Belmar New Jersey and is known for their custom fresh smoothies and the newest trend – acai bowls. Acai bowls are thick smoothie bowls that you eat with a spoon. They feature many health benefits due to the superfoods that go into them like acai. They currently have 25 locations and are actively looking to increase their presence throughout the New Jersey market.

Marc Palestina, Sales Associate at The Goldstein Group, was responsible for the transactions on behalf of the tenant and the landlord for all the transactions.

In Marlboro, Playa Bowls leased a 2,100 sf space at Bear Brook Commons at 455 County Road 520. The site is conveniently located near Route 18 and Route 9. Neighboring tenants include Wells Fargo, Rite Aid, Bank of America and Santander Bank. Bear Brook Commons Associates, LLC is the owner.

In Ridgewood, Playa Bowls occupied a 1,504 sf space at 305 East Ridgewood Avenue. The corner location is a prime retail site located in downtown Ridgewood. It features heavy foot and vehicle traffic and is located nearby to the Ridgewood NJ Transit train station. Neighboring tenants include Bookends, Starbucks, PNC Bank, Bank of America, Gap, and Rite Aid. Clotco Inc. is the owner.

In Toms River, Playa Bowls leased a 3,000 sf space at 224 Route 37. The site has excellent highway access and visibility with convenient access to Route 9, Garden State Parkway and Route 35. Neighboring tenants include Kohl’s, Shop Rite, Kmart, Pizza Hut, Bank of America, Mavis Tire, T-Mobile, and Staples. Ideal Plaza Investor Associates is the owner.

In Pompton Plains, Playa Bowls filled a 1,800 sf unit at Plaza 23 at 500 Route 23 North. This location is a prime highway retail site with excellent access and visibility. It is anchored by Stop & Shop supermarket, Home Goods and TJ Maxx. The site also has convenient access to Route 202 and Route 287. Plaza 23 Station, LLC is the owner.

About The Goldstein Group

Based in Paramus, N.J., The Goldstein Group was founded in 1986 with a retail focused dedication to providing retail real estate services to its broad customer base. The Goldstein Group puts the best interests of our clients first by offering personal attention, sophisticated research, and strategic business advice. The Goldstein Group represents over 12,000,000 square feet of retail properties, as well numerous national, regional and local retailers and restaurants on an exclusive or preferred basis.

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