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New retail and restaurant additions announced for CityCenter of CityNorth

More national retailers and new-to-market restaurants slated to join the highly-anticipated mixed-use urban community

Phoenix, Arizona - Related Urban, the mixed-use division of Related Companies and Thomas J. Klutznick Company announced today that they have signed nine new retailers and one more new-to-market restaurant to the eagerly-awaited CityCenter of CityNorth ( Situated in Phoenix's demographically dynamic Northeast Valley, CityCenter of CityNorth is the 70-acre mixed-use portion of the 144-acre CityNorth urban community located at 56th Street and Deer Valley Drive.

"This wave of newly secured tenants continues to illustrate the quality and diversity that will characterize CityCenter of CityNorth and the commitment that renowned brands are showing in the development," said R. Webber Hudson, Executive Vice President of Related Urban.

"The retail landscape at CityCenter of CityNorth will create a compelling new shopping destination for the Northeast Valley, and its design and layout will encourage walking, shopping, and dining amidst the amenities of the surrounding plazas."

Upon completion, Phase One - High Street, opening November 13, 2008 - will include approximately 44 retail stores and seven restaurants comprising nearly 180,000 square feet. Eight of the newly announced retailers, Alessi, D and G Designs, GUESS, Green Bone Bakery, Haus, King and Duck, Little Artika, Yogurberry and the newest restaurant, 25 Degrees, will all add to the energy of the High Street neighborhood.

This new group of tenants joins the existing roster of Phase One retailers and restaurants, bringing High Street's committed street-level retail space to more than 90 percent. Also signing on to CityCenter of CityNorth as part of Phase Two is international retailer MAC Cosmetics. Opening November 2010, Phase Two will feature two distinct neighborhoods: 54th Street, a bustling corridor with shops and restaurants, and The Boulevard, which will feature additional elegant condominium residences, Class A office space, community gathering spaces and luxury retail, including Macy's, Arizona's first Bloomingdale's and Phoenix's first and only Nordstrom.

New retailers coming to CityCenter of CityNorth include:

Alessi ( an Italian manufacturer known as the "dream factory" of sophisticated and innovative designs for the home and kitchen. D and G Contemporary Home Designs ( for the first time is combining its luxury gift gallery, eco-friendly home accessories, and soft contemporary furniture showroom under one roof, featuring the best contemporary styles in upholstery, bedroom, and dining groupings as well as interior design services.

Green Bone Bakery ( a new concept from the creators of Arizona favorite, Three Dog Baker, that will feature the best in organic pet products, pet toys made from recycled materials and environmentally-friendly pet supplies.

GUESS ( an internationally recognized lifestyle collection of contemporary men's and women's apparel, denim, handbags, watches, footwear and other related products. Haus ( an exclusive Arizona retailer offering top designers and manufacturers of modern living and dining accessories.

King and Duck ( carries limited-edition clothing and footwear for men,reflecting the collision of subcultures, lifestyles and art found among hip-hop and skateboarding enthusiasts.

Little Artika ( ) a contemporary children's retailer that sells unique,high-design infant and children's clothing, furniture and accessories. MAC Cosmetics ( an internationally acclaimed line of premier cosmetics, makeup tools and skin care products.

Yogurberry ( an international frozen yogurt shop offering delicious and natural low-fat, low-calorie yogurt with fresh fruit toppings.

In addition to department store anchors Macy's, Bloomingdale's and Nordstrom (all opening Fall 2010), announced retailers include: White House | Black Market, Chico's, Lindsay Lou, Gymboree, Pumpkin Patch, Verde Maison, Fresh Produce, Optix, Talbots, Colorado Baggage, Fast Fix, Chico's, J. Stephens Collection (formerly Rockport), Caribbean Kids, Ann Taylor LOFT, Sunglass Pro, Bakers, and Nordstrom Cafe. Previously announced restaurants include Momenti, Cameron Mitchell's Ocean Prime, Daily Grill, Nordstrom Cafe and Blue Martini, along with local favorite Kona Grill. The latest restaurant to be announced at CityCenter of CityNorth, 25 Degrees (, showcases a new twist on the classic hamburger joint, combining lush interiors with countless ways to create the perfect burger.