Haunting Photos Of Abandoned Shopping Malls Across AMERICA….American malls are dying out !!!

  • American malls are closing all over the US.
  • A report done by Credit Suisse estimates that 20% to 25% of malls would shutter over the next five years, largely because of store closures.
  • In 2017, 6,400 stores closed – a further 3,600 are expected to close in 2018.
  • These photos show how malls were forced to shutter as key anchors such as Sears and Macy’s left.

American malls are dying out.

Retail complexes all over the US are being clobbered by store closures sweeping the country.

In 2017, more than 6,400 stores closed and another 3,600 are expected to shutter in 2018. According to a report done by Credit Suisse, this will result in 20% to 25% of malls closing in the next five years.

A national retail apocalypse has crippled US malls as anchor stores such as Macy’s and Sears, which take up large retail spaces and drive foot traffic, have shuttered stores and left malls with enormous gaps to fill.

For many malls, this is an impossible task.

Click through these haunting photos that show how badly America’s malls have been hit.

 

Slide 1 of 51: <li><strong>American malls are closing all over the US.</strong></li><li><strong>A report done by <a href="http://www.businessinsider.com/the-tsunami-of-store-closures-is-doubling-in-size-2017-6?utm_source=msn.com&amp;utm_medium=referral&amp;utm_content=msn-slideshow&amp;utm_campaign=bodyurl"> Credit Suisse</a> estimates that 20% to 25% of malls would shutter over the next five years, largely because of store closures.</strong></li><li><strong>In 2017, 6,400 stores <a href="http://www.businessinsider.com/list-stores-closing-2017-9?utm_source=msn.com&amp;utm_medium=referral&amp;utm_content=msn-slideshow&amp;utm_campaign=bodyurl">closed</a> - a further <a href="http://www.businessinsider.com/stores-closing-in-2018-2017-12?utm_source=msn.com&amp;utm_medium=referral&amp;utm_content=msn-slideshow&amp;utm_campaign=bodyurl"> 3,600</a> are expected to close in 2018. </strong></li><li><strong>These photos show how malls were forced to shutter as key anchors such as Sears and Macy's left. </strong></li><p><br> American malls are dying out.</p><p> Retail complexes all over the US are being clobbered by store closures sweeping the country.</p><p> In 2017, more than 6,400 stores <a href="http://www.businessinsider.com/list-stores-closing-2017-9?utm_source=msn.com&amp;utm_medium=referral&amp;utm_content=msn-slideshow&amp;utm_campaign=bodyurl">closed</a> and another <a href="http://www.businessinsider.com/stores-closing-in-2018-2017-12?utm_source=msn.com&amp;utm_medium=referral&amp;utm_content=msn-slideshow&amp;utm_campaign=bodyurl">3,600</a> are expected to shutter in 2018. According to a <a href="http://www.businessinsider.com/the-tsunami-of-store-closures-is-doubling-in-size-2017-6?utm_source=msn.com&amp;utm_medium=referral&amp;utm_content=msn-slideshow&amp;utm_campaign=bodyurl"> report</a> done by Credit Suisse, this will result in 20% to 25% of malls closing in the next five years.</p><p> A national retail apocalypse has crippled US malls as anchor stores such as Macy's and Sears, which take up large retail spaces and drive foot traffic, have shuttered stores and left malls with enormous gaps to fill. </p><p> For many malls, this is an impossible task. </p><p> Take a look at some of these haunting photos below that show home badly America's malls have been hit:</p>Slide 2 of 51: <p>Source: <a href="http://www.businessinsider.com/photos-dead-malls-2015-6/#this-is-the-deserted-carousel-mall-in-san-bernardino-california-11?utm_source=msn.com&utm_medium=referral&utm_content=msn-slideshow&utm_campaign=bodyurl"> Business Insider</a></p>Slide 3 of 51: Euclid Square Mall in Ohio had a similar fate and shuttered in 2016.Slide 5 of 51: This upscale mall in White Flint Mall in Bethesda, Maryland, which was once home to a Bloomingdale's department store.Slide 8 of 51: <p>Source: <a href="http://sephlawless.com/">Seph Lawless</a></p>Slide 9 of 51: <p>Source: <a href="http://www.businessinsider.com/photos-inside-chicago-abandoned-mall-2017-5/#lincoln-mall-first-opened-its-doors-in-1973-4?utm_source=msn.com&utm_medium=referral&utm_content=msn-slideshow&utm_campaign=bodyurl"> Business Insider</a></p>Slide 10 of 51: <p>Source:<a href="http://www.chicagotribune.com/business/ct-lincoln-mall-closed-0109-biz-20150108-story.html"> The Chicago Tribune</a></p>Slide 11 of 51: In 2013, the mall's owner told The Chicago Tribune that the mall was losing $2 million a year.Slide 12 of 51: The same year, a court-ordered receiver was appointed to force the location to pay taxes and fines, as well as make necessary repairs.Slide 15 of 51: In November 2014, Cook County judge ordered the closure of the mall following the holiday shopping season.Slide 16 of 51: Photographer Seph Lawless also captured the Metro North Shopping Center in Kansas City, Missouri.

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