Intro Retail

A legacy of retail excellence.

Since our founding in 1976, Hawkins has been a prominent figure in creating and managing outstanding retail properties throughout the U.S. Our expertise lies in curating retail spaces that transcend mere storefronts, serving as vibrant hubs that not only entice shoppers but also nurture flourishing businesses.

Hawkins 0358 Retail Location

Kelli King and Rebecca Crosswhite - Co-owners, Rediscover Books

Location Is Key

Every Hawkins retail project begins with extensive research to identify the right location. We look deep into local demographics, local consumer behavior and local economic trends to identify prime locations for our retail projects. Our seasoned team of real estate professionals leverages this data to select sites that offer the best potential for sustained growth and profitability.

Hawkins Retail Collab

Luxe Reel Theatre

Collaboration and Partnerships Drive Our Retail Philosophy

Once we pinpoint a suitable location, we collaborate closely with architects and designers to craft retail spaces that are not only aesthetically pleasing but also highly functional. We understand that a successful retail property should cater to both the needs of the businesses it hosts and the preferences of the shoppers it attracts. As such, we prioritize creating environments that encourage foot traffic and customer engagement.

We Love Our Tenants

In addition to the physical aspects of development, we place a strong emphasis on tenant relations. We believe that fostering positive relationships with our retail tenants is essential for the long-term success of our projects. We work closely with retailers to understand their unique requirements and provide the necessary support to help them thrive in our properties.