Phillips Edison completes Contra Loma Plaza facade renovation

24 February 2015 (Last Updated February 24th, 2015 18:30)

Integrated real estate firm Phillips Edison & Company has finished the facade renovation, major lighting upgrade and landscape improvements on the Contra Loma Plaza as part of a community revitalisation effort in Antioch, California, US.

Integrated real estate firm Phillips Edison & Company has finished the facade renovation, major lighting upgrade and landscape improvements on the Contra Loma Plaza as part of a community revitalisation effort in Antioch, California, US.

Architecture Design Collaborative, a full service planning and architectural firm specialising in retail, commercial and residential projects, has designed the new facade of the Contra Loma Plaza.

"The bright lights and the improvements to the landscaping have taken a large step towards the safety and the overall pleasing appearance of the plaza."

Antioch Neighborhood Watch coordinator Hans Ho said: "The bright lights and the improvements to the landscaping have taken a large step towards the safety and the overall pleasing appearance of the plaza, which is a good example of making Antioch a much more welcoming location for businesses."

General contractor Smith Development & Construction was responsible for the construction of the facade renovation.

Phillips Edison vice-president of portfolio management Joe Schlosser said: "Renovating the Contra Loma Plaza was an important project for us and we are thrilled to see its completion has made such a positive impact in the community.

"The support from the Antioch community and retailers in the Contra Loma Plaza to improve the area has been tremendous and we are very proud to be an invested community partner throughout this resurgence."

Phillips Edison provides retail services including development, redevelopment, leasing and management of retail centres.