Content about Blackstone Real Estate Partners VI L.P.

October 4, 2011

Centro Properties Group US announced it has officially changed its name to Brixmor Property Group, Inc., effective immediately.

New York City -- Centro Properties Group US announced it has officially changed its name to Brixmor Property Group, Inc., effective immediately. 

The name change follows the acquisition of the company in June by an affiliate of Blackstone Real Estate Partners VI L.P. 

Brixmor is the second largest owner of community and neighborhood shopping centers in the United States with 585 properties aggregating approximately 92 million sq. ft.

June 28, 2011

BRE Retail Holdings, an affiliate of Blackstone Real Estate Partners VI L.P. announced that it has acquired the U.S. assets and platform of Centro Properties Group and its managed funds for approximately $9 billion.

New York City -- BRE Retail Holdings, an affiliate of Blackstone Real Estate Partners VI L.P. announced Tuesday that it has acquired the U.S. assets and platform of Centro Properties Group and its managed funds for approximately $9 billion.

The sale includes 585 community and neighborhood shopping centers and related retail assets aggregating 92.1 million sq. ft. in 39 states.