Oakland, CA – April 16, 2019 – In the past few years, Apple has made a concerted effort to improve its reputation in the city.
The company’s flagship store in Oakland was remodeled, and the mall’s main store is opening its doors to shoppers in 2018.
But what about those other retail sites that have gone under the knife in recent years?
We’ve rounded up a list of the hottest malls in the Bay Area, based on new data from real estate analytics company Zillow.
The top five malls on our list are in Oakland, Berkeley, San Francisco, Santa Clara, and Santa Cruz.
Here’s what they look like now, with some of their biggest additions:Oakland’s mall opened in 2011.
The 1,600-square-foot structure was named in memory of Oakland resident Ron Roedale, who was killed in an accidental shooting while working on the property.
The mall has since expanded, adding a restaurant, a fitness center, a gym, and a children’s playground.
The Bay Area’s other biggest mall, which opened in 2018, has remained relatively unchanged.
The 2,200-square foot building is named in honor of former Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf, who died in 2015.
The shopping center is the home of the Oakland Raiders, who play in the Coliseum.
San Francisco’s newest mall opened its doors in 2020.
Located in Mission Bay, the 1,500-square feet structure is named after the former mayor of San Francisco and former City Attorney of San Jose.
The site has since undergone several upgrades.
The new building is located in the Mission, and offers new dining options, a new fitness center and a kids zone.
Santa Cruz’s newest shopping center opened its door in 2021.
Located on a busy main thoroughfare in Santa Cruz, the 600-square meter building has a lot of new amenities, including a new sports and entertainment venue.
The shopping center has also been redesigned, with a new exterior and interior design.
The space is now called the “Park City” mall.
Santa Clara’s newest building opened in 2019.
The complex features more than 1,100 residential units, and features a full-service grocery store and other restaurants.
The mall’s new building has been renovated, and will house several stores.
It will also feature a new retail space.
The new shopping center at San Jose’s Bayfront Market opened in 2020, and is now home to a new grocery store, a shopping center, and new restaurant.