Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Fremont Update: September 2014

Pacific Commons:
Staples (Closed)  
Dish n Dash



The Block at Pacific Commons: 
DressBarn (Now Open)
The Kebab Shop (Under Construction)
 
Dick's Sporting Goods (Opening October 28th)
Buffalo Wild Wings (Open late November)
Boneheads
Carters/OshKosh

Lease Pending:
J1-B (5,595 SF)

S1-J (2,908 SF)
S5-G (3,000 SF) 

Chick-fil-A Update:
Chick-fil-A article: Chick-fil-A looks to Fremont for new store (Click here)
5245 Mowry Ave (Under Construction)
5593 Auto Mall Pkwy (Fremont Planning Commissioners voted 6-1 to approve for a new Chick-fil-A. Roman Reed voted no because of his political view)






Tuesday, May 13, 2014

To answer people's comment

Does anyone know what is going on with the old El Torito location on the corner of Paseo Padre and Stevenson? Little Tree Montessori!!!! It is a preschool/day care and education facility. More info on this project. Click here: Little Tree Montessori


Also is the Palo Alto Med Clinic expanding? Palo Alto Medical Foundation Surgery Center!!!!
To construct a 20,400-square-foot outpatient surgery center and a 216-space, three-level above-ground parking structure on the Palo Alto Medical Foundation campus at 3200 Kearney Street.  The surgery center would be located in an area adjacent to Stevenson Boulevard that is currently occupied by a surface parking lot, while the parking structure would be built in an open, landscaped area adjacent to Paseo Padre Parkway near the intersection of Paseo Padre and Stevenson. More info on this project. Click here: Palo Alto Medical Foundation Surgery Center




Friday, April 25, 2014

Fremont Update: April 2014

Two Chick-fil-A is coming to Fremont!!!!!!!
5593 Auto Mall Pkwy (Staybridge Suites project would be replaced by Chick-fil-A)
5245 Mowry Ave (Burger King would be replaced by Chick-fil-A)

Staybridge Suites no longer building a hotel at 5593 Auto Mall Pkwy due to funding-related issue.

Pacific Commons
Nothing New

The Block at Pacific Commons
Blaze Pizza (Open late May) 
Dick's Sporting Goods (Open in November)
S1-C (2,264 SF) The Kebob Shop (between The Habit Burger Grill and Sleep Number)

Lease Pending:
S3 (6,500 SF)
J1-A (6,675 SF) 
Buffalo Wild Wings (Open late September)

The Old Fremont Corner Market (By Whole Foods Market in Fremont)
Boudin SF (Opening early June 2014) 

Fremont Gateway Plaza
The Counter (Now Open)
Pieology (Open Q2 2014)

Saturday, March 1, 2014

The Block Survey

Here are the survey results

More than 50% of the vote:
1) Apple Store (82%)
2) California Pizza Kitchen (68%)
3) H&M (67%)
4) Yard House (55%)
5) Urban Outfitters (51%)
 Higher than 60% of the votes will be in red.

 92% of Fremont residents will shop at The Block at Pacific Commons if the businesses include an Apple Store, H&M, Urban Outfitters, Tilly's, California Pizza Kitchen, and Wet Seal.

If The Block at Pacific Commons has Men's Wearhouse, ULTA Beauty, Tilly's, Styles For Less, Payless ShoeSource, The Boiling Crab, and Which Wich?? Will you shop at The Block?  
43% Only go there when I need something 
22% No- I will shop elsewhere like Westfield Valley Fair or Great Mall 
35% Yes- I will shop at The Block 

Top 5 Comments:
  • Pacific Commons is the place all students and young adults go when they're bored on a Friday night or have nothing to do. The addition of these stores, especially more sit down restaurants and clothing stores, will truly thrive in a community where high school students are constantly in need of something to do when they're bored. Pacific Commons need more stores like these! 
  • We need young and fun places to shop/eat/hangout. It would be great to have some unique restaurants (or stores) that will make people choose to come here over another mall. The HUB isn't what it used to be, so don't bring the same tired stores to the Block.  
  • Some of the store’s choices already have nearby locations, which would not be a good fit at the Block. Therefore, there needs to be ideas for names of stores and restaurants that do not have any nearby locations. 
  • Ulta Beauty and Men's Wearhouse have no value to me, and are not enough to draw me to The Block. I can't think of a place more behind the times than Men's Warehouse. So disappointed these stores are coming in. The Counter would've been a great draw, but I see it's not coming now. I thought this was going to be a more upscale and different place to shop?  
  • More juniors' fashion please.. so many high schoolers/college kids/20's people in Fremont.. Fremont should be more fun! :) Thanks 
Top Business Suggestions:
  •  Pinkberry
  • Cheesecake Factory

Friday, February 14, 2014

Update on The Block at Pacific Commons in Fremont CA!!!!

Pasadena, Calif.-based Blaze Pizza (Lease Signed) is coming to The Block at Pacific Commons next to Krispy Kreme!!!! Blaze Pizza used Chipotle Mexican Grill concept as their business model.

Video about Blaze Pizza:

Maria Shriver & Son Become Pizza Entrepreneurs


Blaze Pizza Featured on Bloomberg (Link)

News Regarding Dick's Sporting Goods & The Block!!!! (Link)
1) Fremont's biggest sporting goods store, restaurant may come to The Block shopping center
2) Dick's Sporting Goods coming to Fremont as The Block fills up

Buffalo Wild Wings (Lease Pending)
Dick's Sporting Goods (Lease Signed)

Lease Pending:
S3 (6,500 SF)
S1-C (2,264 SF)
S1-J (4,239 SF)
 


Sunday, November 17, 2013

3 new tenants is coming to The Block!!!!

New tenants at The Block at Pacific Commons in Fremont CA:
M1 (50,000 SF)  Dick's Sporting Goods
P1 (6,500 SF) Buffalo Wild Wings
S1-G (1,223 SF)
S1-J (6,254 SF)
S4-C (1,305 SF) T-Mobile
S5 (2,957 SF)  

Opening soon at The Block:
Krispy Kreme (Open December 3rd at 10am) 
Which Wich Superior Sandwich (Open Late November/Early December) 
Sleep Number (Open November)
The Habit Burger Grill (Open Late November/Early December) 

Now open at The Block:
Men's Wearhouse
Ulta Beauty






Please fill out the survey about "The Block at Pacific Commons in Fremont or Great Mall?" The final result will be posted early as december to let more people a chance to take the survey. We need more people to take the survey. Please share this with all your friends and family! The main purposes of the survey are to let our city staff and the developer about what we want to see at The Block at Pacific Commons in Fremont California.Thank you!!!

Saturday, October 12, 2013

Fremont update

Here are the lists of tenants that will open in Fremont:

Pacific Commons:
Sally Beauty Supply (Now Open)
T.J. Maxx/HomeGoods (Open October 24)
Firehouse Subs (Open November/December)
Little Hot Pot-Taiwanese (Now Open)
Unknown Tenants (between Dickey's BBQ and The Prolific Oven)

The Block at Pacific Commons:
Men's Wearhouse (Open mid-November)
Ulta Beauty (Open mid-November)  
Krispy Kreme (Open Late November/Early December)  
Which Wich Superior Sandwich (Open Late November/Early December)  
Sleep Number (Open November)
The Habit Burger Grill (Open Late November/Early December)
6 Lease Pending:
M1 (50,000 SF) I predict that Dick's Sporting Goods is coming to The Block at Pacific Commons.
P1 (6,500 SF)
S1-A (2,295 SF)
S1-G (1,223 SF)
S1-J (6,254 SF)
S4-C (1,305 SF)

Gateway Plaza:
The Counter (Open Q1 2014)
Pieology (Open 2014)

Whole Foods Market Fremont (Now Open)


More info on the Block at Pacific Commons

Please fill out the survey about "The Block at Pacific Commons in Fremont or Great Mall?" The final result will be posted around October 27- November 2 to let more people a chance to take the survey. We need more people to take the survey. Please share this with all your friends and family! The main purposes of the survey are to let our city staff and the developer about what we want to see at The Block at Pacific Commons in Fremont California.Thank you!!! 



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