CBD & Cannabis: Coming to a Retail Space Near You

By Dennis Kaiser

As CBD and cannabis-related stores become legalized, shopping centers are faced with a multitude of decisions. Recently, Metro Commercial surveyed more than 13,000 industry professionals to get their opinions on whether or not CBD stores should be a “permitted use” in shopping centers. Jim Savard, EVP of Leasing Management at Metro (pictured), offers insights on the results of its recent CBD survey in our latest 3 CRE QA.

Q: Are retailers generally more willing of stores selling cannabis? Can you provide some data to back this point up?
Yes, the study shows that retailers are generally open to stores selling cannabis and CBD products, with approximately 70% responding that they do believe retailers selling cannabis products – cannabis stores, medical marijuana dispensaries, cannabis cafés – should be allowed in shopping centers located in states where the sale of marijuana products are

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