Eugene, Centennial Founder Steven Levin’s father, opens Margie’s, Inc.—a value-price women’s clothing retailer in downtown Dallas, Texas
Steven holds his unofficial first job: sorting clothing hangers at Margie’s, Inc., in what the family affectionately dubbed “The Warehouse”
The Levins open the first Barnaby's store in Dallas; a brother concept to Margie's, Barnaby's specializes in value-price men's fashions
The first St. Denise store opens in Dallas, Texas
Collection of three retail brands grows from 30 to 60 locations throughout the Southwest
The Levin Companies, Inc. was founded
Centennial Real Estate opens its corporate doors
Acquisition of five retail centers in Dallas/Ft. Worth
Centennial purchases their first enclosed mall, Lufkin Mall in Lufkin, Texas
Pueblo Mall plus additional neighborhood shopping centers join the Centennial portfolio.
Centennial increases its organizational structure, buying centers that can benefit from the company’s retail perspective and hands-on approach to revitalization
Centennial-led group acquires five malls in a $1.1 billion acquisition, fulfilling Steven’s vision of bringing his retail and shopping center experience to the enclosed mall sector
Centennial welcomes new members of senior leadership, undergoes a corporate rebranding effort, and continues to approach real estate from a retailer’s perspective
The SEE Centennial sustainability initiative launched at all mall properties, along with our commitment to incorporate a greener approach to operations, both as a property owner and community member.