In this episode of Common Area Podcast, David Bodamer discusses the recent mega-merger between Simon Property Group and Taubman Centers. David explores the early days of the retail mall industry, which began with these two retail real-estate giants, to uncover what finally brought these two rivals together.
In this episode, you will learn:
- What events led to the REIT revolution
- About the conflictual past relationship between Simon Property Group and Taubman Centers
- Insights into why both companies agreed to this merge
- What Simon Property Group is doing to help struggling retailers
- And more!
Tune in now to get the backstory behind this mega-merger!
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