Investing in America’s
Modern Main Street
The nation's largest owner of Walmart Shadow Centers in small-town America.
Discovering an Overlooked Asset Class in Small Town America
Scaling in Small Towns
Small towns possess proven resilience and recession-proof fundamentals, without the volatility and complexity of larger markets.
A Hub for
The properties next to Walmart Shadow Centers are the modern Main Street of small towns- where America dines, shops, and fulfills its daily needs. We’re helping brands scale in small towns by buying and improving this overlooked asset class.
A Focused Team for
We’ve built a team specialized for managing and scaling this asset class. Our platform and track record allow us to provide a superior experience for our tenants, a stable property portfolio for our investors, and one point of contact for brands ready to scale in small town America.
In 2019, we recognized a tremendous opportunity to acquire a distressed center in Logan, Ohio. Logan Commons is the perfect example of how we leverage our expertise and relationships to add significant value to an overlooked center.
At Midwest Retail Properties (MRP), our real estate journey didn’t take the conventional path. Our approach was not grandiose or ostentatious; it was practical, rooted in the daily needs of small-town communities. This article unveils how the seemingly unsexy yet foolproof model of focusing on the daily needs of small communities became the cornerstone of our success.
As MRP ventures into new initiatives, our current achievements play a crucial role in shaping our long-term vision. By uncovering a huge opportunity in an untapped market ahead of other players, we are uniquely positioned as the expert for scaling in small towns.