The Times-Picayune reports that national furniture company Arhaus will be the anchor tenant at the South Market District, the first major retailer to be announced by The Domain Cos. CVS Pharmacy and local pet store Fetch will also open at The Park, a $21.3 million second phase in the South Market District.
The South Market District is a $200 million mixed-use development off the Loyola Avenue streetcar line. It will eventually encompass 600 apartments, 170,000 square feet of retail space consuming four blocks, a parking garage, and a hotel.
The first phase is the Paramount at South Market, a five-story apartment, restaurant and retail building, is slated to be finished late next year. The $48.4 million Paramount will occupy a full block bordered by Girod, Rampart, Lafayette and O’Keefe streets with 209 apartments and 22,000 square feet of retail space, including sidewalk cafes and units that would allow small business owners to live above their shops.
Check out pics of their well-designed parking garage here. The warehouse district has been on fire lately, most recently with the announcement by developer Josh Bruno of a 10 story, $20MM apartment tower.