Our retail team focuses on creating customer-oriented spaces balancing what consumers want in a retail experience such as comfort, connectivity and easy navigation.

Saving Brick & Mortar: Adaptive Reuse & The Future of Retail

New generations and rapid developments in technology have changed the way consumers shop for goods which ultimately has shaped the type of developments necessary to support the retail experience.

With consumers’ preference for proximity and authenticity, developers look to convert existing buildings into lively, mixeduse retail centers that compliment the local culture and embody its character.



Memorial Trail Ice House

Memorial Trail Ice House is an indoor/outdoor beer garden planned to be complete early 2020. This beer garden is located steps away from Memorial Park and is designed to be as a social extension to the park. The bar will be 4,668 square feet while outside there will be a 10,000 square foot outdoor patio and outdoor space.

The Block
The Block

Ancorian’s The Block on Canal St. in East Downtown is transforming and redesigning an old warehouse into mixed-use concept with coworking and retail space.

East Village
East Village

East Village is a finalist for the Houston District Council of the Urban Land Institute’s annual awards: The Development Distinction Awards. East Village is a mixed-use project for retail and office space. It is also home to Method Architecture’s Houston office.