Thursday, February 2, 2017

Three New Retailers to Join The Village at Shirlington

From our friends at The Village at Shirlington...

Federal Realty Announces Three New Retailers Arriving at The Village at Shirlington

Moby Dick House of Kabob, Adara Skincare and Spa, and Massage Forever coming soon

Federal Realty Investment Trust (NYSE: FRT) announced yesterday three new retailers, Moby Dick House of Kabob, Adara Skincare and Spa, and Massage Forever, will open at The Village at Shirlington in Arlington, Virginia over the next several months.

Moby Dick House of Kabob will open a 1,613 square foot restaurant in spring 2017. The new location will be located between Illusions of Shirlington and Lotus Grill & Noodles. With 20 locations in the Washington, DC Metropolitan area, the fast-casual restaurant serves a variety of Persian-style food with a Mediterranean flair. Using traditional Persian cooking techniques and high-quality ingredients, Moby Dick takes pride in their mission to create craveable food with character.

Adara Skincare and Spa, a brand-new 1,050 square foot spa, is expected to open winter 2017. The spa will feature a menu of signature services including facials, waxing, and eyelash extensions performed by licensed technicians. A retail boutique within the spa will offer customers a range of the latest skincare and makeup products from SkinCeuticals, Face Reality, Patchology, PFB Vanish, and MAKE UP FACTORY.

Massage Forever, a high-end therapeutic massage spa facility, will open its first-ever location at The Village at Shirlington with a 2,100 square foot space in spring 2017. With techniques used by trained and licensed professionals, Massage Forever offers customers a variety of customizable services to alleviate chronic pain, stress and tension, and improve overall wellbeing.

“We are pleased to welcome Moby Dick House of Kabob, Adara Skincare and Spa, and Massage Forever to The Village at Shirlington and the Arlington community,” says Daniel Corwin, Director of Asset Management for Federal Realty Investment Trust. “We will continue to bring our customers a variety of dining options as well as offer service destinations to enhance the community’s overall experience at The Village at Shirlington.”

About The Village at Shirlington:
Conceived in 1944 as one of Washington, DC’s first shopping centers, the Village at Shirlington has brought together the best of mixed-use neighborhood living in a modern way ever since. With a unique, Tony award-winning live theater, a movie cinema, and diverse restaurants and boutiques, Shirlington is an anchor for culture, dining and shopping in northern Virginia. The small-town feel and big-city amenities of the village offer the burgeoning community a unique living experience that has led The Washington Post to highlight Shirlington as one of best places to live outside of the District. With a convenient location that includes a hotel, offices, services and several living communities, all off Interstate 395 and close to Washington, DC, Shirlington truly has it all.

About Federal Realty:
Federal Realty is a recognized leader in the ownership, operation and redevelopment of high-quality retail based properties located primarily in major coastal markets from Washington, DC to Boston as well as San Francisco and Los Angeles. Founded in 1962, our mission is to deliver long term, sustainable growth through investing in densely populated, affluent communities where retail demand exceeds supply. Our expertise includes creating urban, mixed-use neighborhoods like Santana Row in San Jose, California, Pike & Rose in North Bethesda, Maryland and Assembly Row in Somerville, Massachusetts. These unique and vibrant environments that combine shopping, dining, living and working provide a destination experience valued by their respective communities. Federal Realty's 96 properties include over 2,800 tenants, in approximately 22 million square feet, and over 1,800 residential units.

Federal Realty has paid quarterly dividends to its shareholders continuously since its founding in 1962, and has increased its dividend rate for 49 consecutive years, the longest record in the REIT industry. Federal Realty shares are traded on the NYSE under the symbol FRT. For additional information about Federal Realty and its properties, visit