Trader Joe’s Evanston

13,000 SF redevelopment of a former grocery store, retail storefronts, and a rooming house.

Land assemblage started in August 2011 and store completed and open for business in September 2013.

A complex assemblage was completed from various private and public parties involving ground leases, leasehold interests and a variety of property types.  A portion of the property in under long term lease from the City of Evanston.  A comprehensive Special Use Permit was approved to accommodate the City and Trader Joe’s.

The new store is serving the community well.