For additional information, contact:
Kelly O’Keefe (817) 810-5307
kokeefe@trademarkproperty.com

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DICK’S SPORTING GOODS SUPERSTORE AND CORNER BAKERY CAFÉ COMING TO THE SHOPS AT LA PALMERA

Initial construction phase now underway

FORT WORTH, Texas (February 5, 2013) – Trademark Property Co., the Fort Worth-based retail and mixed-use development, investment and services firm, today announced Dick’s Sporting Goods, one of the largest sports and fitness specialty retailers in the U.S., and Corner Bakery Café, the popular fast-casual restaurant, will open this year at The Shops at La Palmera in Corpus Christi, Texas.

The 61,233-square-foot Dick’s store will anchor the 200,000-square-foot redeveloped and rebranded center, located across from the award winning La Palmera mall. Construction on Dick’s is set to begin in February with opening slated for fall 2013. The retailer currently operates more than 480 stores in 44 states.

Scheduled to open in May of this year is a 4,166-square-foot Corner Bakery Café, serving its signature fresh and made-to-order food. Corner Bakery offers a casual atmosphere featuring innovative, seasonal menu options ranging from hot breakfasts and signature paninis to handcrafted salads, sandwiches and mouthwatering sweets. Corner Bakery Cafe currently delivers its premier bakery cafe experience in 140 locations across the country.

“We’re excited to bring Dick’s Sporting Goods and Corner Bakery to The Shops at La Palmera,” said Trademark Chairman and CEO Terry Montesi. “They are two of the nation’s top merchants and we look forward to them being an integral part of our redevelopment in Corpus Christi.”

The initial renovation and construction work has already begun at The Shops at La Palmera, which willundergo a major redesign to be completed in late 2013. The new design of the property will complement that of La Palmera, which is located across from The Shops at La Palmera. La Palmera underwent a two-year $50 million renovation after Trademark and Institutional Mall Investors LLC purchased the property in 2008.

ABOUT DICK’S SPORTING GOODS

Dick’s Sporting Goods, Inc. is an authentic full-line sporting goods retailer offering a broad assortment of brand name sporting goods equipment, apparel and footwear in a specialty store environment. The Company also owns and operates Golf Galaxy, LLC, a golf specialty retailer. As of April 28, 2012, the Company operated 486 Dick’s Sporting Goods stores in 44 states, 81 Golf Galaxy stores in 30 states and eCommerce websites and catalog operations for Dick’s Sporting Goods and Golf Galaxy. Dick’s Sporting Goods, Inc. news releases are available at http://www.dickssportinggoods.com/investors.  The Company’s website is not part of this release.

ABOUT CORNER BAKERY CAFÉ

Corner Bakery Cafe is a fast-casual restaurant serving breakfast, lunch and dinner to guests in Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Maryland, Mississippi, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Texas, Utah, Virginia, and Washington, D.C. Established in 1991, Corner Bakery Cafe restaurants are owned and operated by CBC Restaurant Corp. with more than 140 company-owned and franchised locations around the country. Founded on a philosophy of creating a place for people to relax and gather with family and friends, Corner Bakery Cafe features innovative, seasonal menu options while delivering a premier bakery cafe experience in the heart of neighborhoods everywhere. For more information, visit www.cornerbakerycafe.com.

ABOUT TRADEMARK

Trademark Property Company is an operator, investor and developer of enclosed regional malls, mixed-use town centers, and specialty, community and power centers. Since 1992, Trademark has invested in, or developed, over 10 million square feet of retail and mixed-use assets worth over $1.25 billion. Based in Fort Worth, Texas, Trademark’s experienced team currently operates more than four million square feet including Alliance Town Center (Fort Worth, Texas), Watters Creek (Allen, Texas), Market Street – The Woodlands (Texas), La Palmera (Corpus Christi, Texas) and Saddle Creek (Memphis, Tenn.). For more information, visit www.trademarkproperty.com.

ABOUT LA PALMERA

Located in Corpus Christi, Texas, La Palmera is a 1-million square foot super-regional mall with more than 100 retail and restaurant tenants including Dillard’s, JCPenney, Macy’s, P.F. Chang’s and Coach. Acquired in July 2008 by IMI and Trademark Property, La Palmera is the first mall to be awarded LEED® Silver for Core and Shell 2.0 established by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC).Following a $50 million renovation, the mall features a new outdoor main entrance, 600-seat food court with a 4,500-gallon feature aquarium and a children’s ocean-themed play area. For more information on La Palmera, go tolapalmera.com or call (361) 991-5718.

For additional information, contact:
Sarona Winfrey (972) 529-8170
winfreypr@att.net

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LA PALMERA HAS MORE IN STORE FOR SHOPPERS WITH FIVE NEW RETAILERS

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (April 19, 2012) – Today La Palmera announced five new stores coming to the mall, all planning to open by late spring.

Construction is underway on  White House Black Market (3,453 sf), the popular women’s clothier, located between Express and Gymboree;  Soma Intimates (2,313 sf), specializing in women’s lingerie, adjacent to Kay Jewelers;  2b bebe (4,885 sf), featuring contemporary women’s fashion, located next to Pac Sun;   Traffic Shoes (1,105 sf) , offering trendsetting shoes for men and women, located on the main level between Aeropostale and Finishline; and  Papaya (6,350 sf), featuring trendy styles for the 16 to 25-year-old crowd, near American Eagle.

Shoppers will also find two current La Palmera merchants on the move. The Children’s Place (3,467 sf) is now open in its new location by Champs, with construction underway on the new Payless ShoeSource location (3,360 sf), adjacent to the new Papaya.

“Traffic and sales remain strong at La Palmera,” said La Palmera General Manager Fred Walters. “Having that strong position in the Coastal Bend retail market means we can attract the top retail and dining options. Additionally, the recent acquisition of the former Staples Center adjacent to La Palmera mall will allow us to continue expanding the quality shopping experience as the center transforms into The Shops at La Palmera.”

Trademark Property Company and joint venture partner Institutional Mall Investors LLC (IMI) acquired the Staples Center on April 11. The center, now The Shops at La Palmera, will undergo rebranding along with a major redesign and renovation scheduled to begin late 2012 with completion slated for 2013. Details are forthcoming on the redesign, which will incorporate sustainable building practices and total approximately 200,000 square feet.  Trademark Property will lease and manage the new center.

For more information on La Palmera, go to  www.lapalmera.com ; for more information on The Shops at La Palmera, go to  www.theshopsatlapalmera.com ; or call (361) 991-3755.

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LA PALMERA
Located in Corpus Christi, Texas, La Palmera is a 1-million square foot super-regional mall with more than 100 retail and restaurant tenants including Dillard’s, JCPenney, Macy’s, P.F. Chang’s and Coach. Acquired in July 2008 by IMI and Trademark Property, La Palmera is the first mall to be awarded LEED® Silver for Core and Shell 2.0 established by the  U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC). Following a $50 million renovation, the mall features a new outdoor main entrance, 600-seat food court with a 4,500-gallon feature aquarium and a children’s ocean-themed play area. For more information on La Palmera, go to  www.lapalmera.com ; for more information on The Shops at La Palmera, go to  www.theshopsatlapalmera.com ; or call (361) 991-3755.

For additional information, contact:
Wes Davis (817) 810-5311
wdavis@trademarkproperty.com

TRADEMARK PROPERTY PURCHASES ADDITIONAL RETAIL CENTERS
Retail property located across from company’s La Palmera mall

FORT WORTH, Texas (April 11, 2012) – Trademark Property today announced the purchase of two retail centers located directly across from La Palmera mall in Corpus Christi, Texas.

The 15.53-acre Staples Center, built in the 1980s, and the 3.81-acre Mt. Vernon Center, built in the 1940s, will undergo rebranding along with a major redesign and renovation, scheduled to begin late 2012 with completion slated for 2013. The redeveloped center, to be named The Shops at La Palmera, will total approximately 200,000 square feet.

Trademark’s joint venture partner on the acquisition is Institutional Mall Investors LLC (IMI). IMI and Trademark together acquired La Palmera in 2008.

“Because of the great success we have had with La Palmera, there is an increased demand from national retailers in Corpus Christi,” said Trademark Chairman-CEO Terry Montesi. “The redesign and renovation of this property will allow us to better accommodate those wanting a presence in this market and will also greatly enhance the area and strengthen La Palmera as a major, regional shopping destination.”

The new design of the property will complement the design of La Palmera, which underwent a two-year $50 million renovation after Trademark and IMI purchased the property in 2008. Details are forthcoming for the redesign, which will incorporate sustainable building practices. Trademark will lease and manage the new center.

Trademark continues to grow its investment capacity, recently hiring a new Senior Vice President of Investments, John Carl.

“We are seeing disposition activity increase and are poised to be increasingly active in acquiring malls, lifestyle and mixed-use centers nationally, and specialty and community centers regionally,” said Montesi.

TRADEMARK
Trademark Property Company is an operator, investor and developer of enclosed regional malls, mixed-use town centers, and specialty, community and power centers. Trademark partners with commercial real estate owners, investors and retailers to unlock the full potential of their investments. Since 1991, Trademark has invested in or developed over 10 million square feet of retail and mixed-use assets worth over $1 billion. Based in Fort Worth, Texas, Trademark’s experienced team currently operates more than five million square feet. For more information, visit www.trademarkproperty.com.

INSTITUTIONAL MALL INVESTORS LLC
Institutional Mall Investors LLC (“IMI”) is an institutional investment entity jointly owned by the California Public Employees’ Retirement System (“CalPERS”) and an affiliate of Miller Capital Advisory, Inc. (“MCA”). IMI acquires and manages investment in dominant, fashion-oriented retail real estate projects. IMI currently owns interests in twenty-two (22) different projects encompassing over 18 million square feet. MCA serves as the investment manager to IMI.

LA PALMERA
Located in Corpus Christi, Texas, La Palmera is a 1-million square foot super-regional mall with more than 100 retail and restaurant tenants including Dillard’s, JCPenney, Macy’s, P.F. Chang’s and Coach. Acquired in July 2008 by IMI and Trademark Property, La Palmera is the first mall to be awarded LEED® Silver for Core and Shell 2.0 established by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC). Following a $50 million renovation, the mall features a new outdoor main entrance, 600-seat food court with a 4,500-gallon feature aquarium and a children’s ocean-themed play area. For more information on La Palmera, go to lapalmera.com or call (361) 991-5718.