Gu’an Fortune Harbour

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A retail town centre that aims to serve as the central “heart” of a masterplanned development area 

Fig 1. Artists rendering of Gu’an Fortune Harbour retail town centre located adjacent to the masterplanned community’s central park. Imagery from:

A member of Reurbanist participated in the retail market and feasibility study for a proposed development that was to serve as the “heart” of a new masterplanned area located 50 kilometres south of Beijing.

The study included:

  • Location context SWOT analysis
  • Competitive retail supply analysis
  • Retail demand analysis
  • Benchmark case studies

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Reurbanist is a multi-disciplinary firm that blends land use economics with urban planning and economic development. At its core, Reurbanist believes that great urban places that are compelling and vibrant must find success at both a fiscal and social level. Stronger cities and urban destinations translate into improved job growth, municipal tax revenue, and a higher quality of life for residents.

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