Retail Space for Lease at Water Tower Place

Chicago, Illinois

Water Tower Place is located on the Magnificent Mile in the heart of Chicago's retail district. This vertical shopping center is one of the foremost tourist attractions in the city and features a stunning eight-floor atrium that allows visitors to see the different levels of retail options from a unique and expansive view. There are more than 100 retailers within Water Tower Place, including Akira, American Girl Place, Coach, Henri Bendel, The LEGO Store, macy’s and Tumi.

In addition to great retail and unique-to-market dining options, the shopping center is home to Broadway Playhouse at Water Tower Place, Broadway In Chicago’s newest venue and a state-of-the-art live performance theatre, as well as the Chicago Sports Museum, an 8,000-square-foot interactive experience including skill challenges and sports memorabilia.

Advertising Opportunities at Water Tower Place

With seven levels of advertising opportunities, including digital screens viewable from busy Michigan Avenue, Water Tower Place offers a multitude of ways to connect with shoppers and tourists. Get in touch with our team to learn more about advertising and sponsorship opportunities.

Year Renovated
Total Retail Space (sq. ft.)
Number of Retailers

Key Tenants

Trade Area Demographics

Our trade areas are based on geographically-contiguous zip codes. Typically, 70–80% of a center’s shoppers come from the property’s trade area. GGP based this area definition on 1,000+ zip codes gathered during a series of Customer Intercept Surveys (CIS.)

% of Households Earning $75,000+
% Population (Age 25+) w/ Bachelor's Degree or Higher
Average Household Income
Median Age

Lease Plan

We invite you to explore the leasing footprint and tenant mix at this property. Get in touch to learn more about leasing opportunities with GGP.


Retail Leasing

Contact our leasing specialist to explore retail leasing opportunities with GGP. From property management services to marketing, our team has the tools to promote ongoing success.    

Laura Hock
General Leasing
Hans Wolf
General Leasing
Gregory Sullivan
Big Box Leasing

Eat / Drink

Whether you are interested in leasing space for a full-service restaurant or a quick-service franchise, our Eat / Drink specialists can help grow your business.

Keith Isselhardt

Kiosks, Carts & Specialty Leasing

GGP offers specialty leasing options that range from customizable kiosks to Retail Merchandising Units (RMUs) that position your business in common areas with high foot traffic. Contact our specialist to learn more.

Deborah Bouchee
Specialty Leasing
Sarah Phelps
Kiosk Leasing


GGP knows how to market your brand to build awareness and expand your reach. Get in touch today to learn how our advertising capabilities can meet your needs.

Emma Chrystal
Advertising and Sponsorships

Filming at GGP

Scouting for a movie or TV show? One of GGP's scenic properties could play the part of your next filming location.

Media Inquiries

If you are a member of the media, you may reach out to the GGP public relations team and a response will be provided as quickly as possible. Please understand that media information is listed for the sole purpose of providing assistance to members of the press.

Public Relations
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835 N. Michigan Avenue Chicago, IL 60611
Mitchell Feldman
General Manager