Bright Realty brokered three leases in the growing Castle Hills Village Shops, located in the master-planned Castle Hills community in Lewisville. Kerry Assa represented the landlord in the 1,052 square foot lease for I Like Big Bundts, a bakery specializing in specialty cakes, in Phase II of the Village Shops. Assa brokered the renewal of the 765 square foot Celebrate It Balloon retail shop, specializing in special event items and gifts, also in Phase II of the shops. In the new Phase III of the shops, scheduled to open in the spring of 2013, Assa represented the landlord in the 2,768 square foot lease for an orthodontic practice, Dr. Ian Ballou Orthodontics. In that deal, Mark Pittman of Wynnmark Commercial represented the tenant.
Castle Hills Village Shops Phases I and II feature more than 82,000 square feet of retail, restaurant and office space. Bright Realty began development on Phase III of the shops in late 2012, adding 18,543 square feet for retail and restaurant tenants and 29,943 square feet of successfully pre-leased office space. The Village Shops also features a one-acre-plus outdoor Plaza featuring tree-shaded walkways, gardens, numerous water features, a permanent stage with movie screen, and outdoor shaded seating.