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Matthews recently listed a large redevelopment project on the Merced Mall, which is set to undergo a complete renovation

Matthews Lists Merced Mall Redevelopment Opportunity

Matthews recently listed a large Merced Mall redevelopment project in California at $32,400,000. The mall, located at 851 West Olive Ave. in Merced, is set to undergo a complete renovation with the option to reopen as a mixed-use and/or experiential-use center. Senior director Matt LoPiccolo has the listing.

Serving a large geographic section of the Central Valley, Merced Mall is undergoing a major redevelopment to ensure its long-term dominance in the market, Matthews said. The 53-acre shopping destination will move towards becoming more entertainment and service-driven which will result in more foot traffic and repeat customers.

Ownership has worked with the City of Merced to fully permit the redevelopment/repositioning of the premises. The city government will act like a partner in facilitating the develop plans due to the mall’s ground-zero location within the city, according to Matthews. 


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Matthews' LoPiccolo

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