Your source for California retail property sales and development news, center profiles, retailer reviews & in-depth retail real estate trends analysis.



The weekly California Centers email newsletter delivers the top California retail real estate headlines to your inbox every Thursday.



California Centers co-hosts several retail real estate conferences annually, including Entertainment Experience Evolution and InterFace Net Lease West.

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About California Centers

Reach California retailers, developers, owners, investors, brokers and more.

California Centers reports the latest news and trends in the print issue, as well as in the weekly newsletter. Covering new retail developments, leasing, investment sales & acquisitions, property management, facilities maintenance and construction, California Centers is your one-stop-shop for retail real estate news throughout California.

The magazine's five annual issues are read by developers, owners, investors, managers, brokers, tenant reps, retailers, lenders, architects and more. Advertise alongside our in-depth retail real estate coverage to amplify your brand's message, to market properties for sale or lease, or to promote your products and services to the industry.

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What We Do

France Media Inc. publishes 15 commercial real estate-focused business-to-business magazines, including Shopping Center Business, Western Real Estate Business, and Retail & Restaurant Facility Business. The company also publishes five websites and 12 e-newsletters.

The company’s conference division, InterFace Conference Group, produces more than 35 commercial real estate conferences and webinars each year, providing educational content and networking opportunities.​

France Media West LLC

Jerrold France, CEO
Scott France, President
Scott Philp, CFO
Randall Shearin, SVP | Editorial & Operations
Jaime Lackey, VP | Marketing & Digital Strategy


Covering California's Retail Industry for Three Decades

For more than 30 years, California Centers has served as the voice of California’s retail and shopping center industry. Dan Parker founded California Centers magazine in 1990 and served as the magazine’s publisher until its acquisition by France Media West in 2014. Parker continues to run Laguna Hills, California-based retail investment and tenant representation firm Parker & Associates, Inc.