ka architecture completed a one-level, 400,000-sq.-ft. renovation at CBL & Associates’ Post Oak Mall in College Station, Texas.

The project included a redesigned food court, new exterior entrances, new flooring and lighting throughout the concourses, improved signage and a fresh logo.

KeyPoint Gets Multiple Management Contracts in Massachusetts

Marathon Realty appointed KeyPoint Partners LLC as property manager for 1080 Route 28, an Ocean State Job Lot location in South Yarmouth, Mass., and 978 Boylston Street, a CVS location in Newton, Mass.

In addition, the firm became the property manager and leasing agent for Treble Cove Plaza, a 114,000-sq.-ft. shopping center in Billerica, Mass. Market Basket supermarket anchors the property.

Furniture Chains Expand in Illinois

Mid-America Asset Management Inc. negotiated three furniture/home décor store leases in Illinois.

Ashley Furniture signed a lease for a 31,573-sq.-ft. lease at Colonial Plaza in Bloomington, Ill. The retailer plans to open in the spring of 2013. Fred Feinblum, of Feinblum Real Estate, represented the tenant in the transaction. Mid-America’s Katie Hennegan, Barb Kading and Samantha Spinell represented the landlord;

The Room Place signed a lease for a 23,800-sq.-ft. store in a former Border’s location in McHenry, Ill. The Room Place plans to open in the summer of 2013. Bill Mass, of Mass Realty, represented the tenant in the deal. Katie Hennegan represented the landlord;

Pier 1 Imports signed a 12,996-sq.-ft. lease at The Shops at Oak Brook Place in Oak Brook, Ill. The retailer plans to open in September 2013. Mid-America’s Andy Bulson and Mike Phillips represented the tenant in the transaction. The firm’s Richard Spinell and Mary Beth Menelli-Iveljic represented the landlord.

Brixmor Signs New Tenants

Ollie’s Bargain Outlet signed a 36,000-sq.-ft. lease with Brixmor Property Group for a store at Roundtree Place in Ypsilanti, Miss. Susan Acciaioli, of Mid-America Real Estate, represented the tenant in the transaction. Devin Mitchell represented Brixmor in-house;

Buckhead Fight Club signed a lease for 14,796 sq. ft. at Northeast Plaza in Atlanta. Gil Consuegra represented Brixmor in the deal;

Shoe Carnival signed a lease for a 13,090-sq.-ft. store at Brixmor’s Park Hills Plaza in Altoona, Pa. Joe Spagnola, of LMS Commercial, represented the tenant in the transaction.

Other Notable News

IKEA will expand its location in Stoughton, Mass. to approximately 415,575 sq. ft., from the current 357,000 sq. ft. The retailer plans to start construction on a warehouse expansion in the fall, with completion scheduled for the fall of 2014.

DSW opened a 17,500-sq.-ft. store at PREIT’s Capital City Mall in Camp Hill, Pa.