Author: David Myers
David W. Myers is a nationally syndicated writer in Los Angeles and a former reporter for the Los Angeles Times and the Wall Street Journal.
Articles by David Myers
- Belmar: “Urbanizing” a Suburban Colorado Mall
Published on July 25, 2013 in Development
Some retail owners have been able to turn their fortunes around by launching massive remodeling programs, adding new features, tweaking their tenant mix, and altering their marketing strategies. But sometimes the best choice is to simply tear down the building and start over.
- Mixed Use in an Overretailed Landscape
Published on July 01, 2013 in Mixed-Use
Fighting back at online retailers, shopping venues focus on the intersection of needs and desires.
- San Ysidro: Expanding a Critical Border Passage
Published on April 30, 2013 in Infrastructure
San Diego is the site of one of the most ambitious and expensive public-works projects in history—a $583 million expansion and renovation of the venerable but overloaded San Ysidro Land Port of Entry.
- Cities Gone Broke
Published on February 19, 2013 in Capital Markets
Reduced revenue from the recession aggravated budget woes. How does real estate figure into cities’ recoveries post-bankruptcy?