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Bringing ‘Something Special’ To Douglas Park: Long Beach Exchange Pays Homage To The Past While Looking To The Future

Release Date: 2018-05-07

By: Brandon Richardson

Businesses have begun opening their doors at Long Beach’s largest experiential shopping center, with many more highly anticipated vendors to come. Measuring in at approximately 266,000 square feet of retail and restaurant space on the southwest corner of Lakewood Boulevard and Carson Street, Long Beach Exchange (LBX) is about 80% leased, according to owner and developer Burnham-Ward Properties.

“We’re at a point right now where we want to be very, very selective because we only have so many bullets left in terms of spaces we can put businesses,” Partner Scott Burnham said. “As we finish the project, we can be extremely selective and make sure that we have the right tenant to fill those spaces. We have had to turn down a lot of people who are great tenants but they would have cannibalized someone else or they just wouldn’t have been the right tenant for us.”

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