SPL Realty Partners Secures 3 Southern California Locations for Destination XL

Destination XL continues its expansion throughout California, with exclusive representation by SPL Realty Partners

Santa Monica, CA (PRWEB) October 30, 2014- Scott Lifschultz, founder and president of SPL Realty Partners, a leading national tenant representation firm, is pleased to announce three (3) Southern California deals in Lakewood, Palm Desert and Bakersfield on behalf of their exclusive client Destination XL Group, Inc. dba DXL totaling over 20,000 square feet. Scott Lifschultz and partner Jason Gregory are the team leading the DXL expansion throughout Southern California. Other DXL stores secured by SPL include; Brea, Woodland Hills and Irvine, CA.

Scott Lifschultz stated, “We are proud to represent the leading big and tall menswear chain in the world and continue to seek out the best opportunities for DXL throughout Southern California. These three deals are indicative of the quality of real estate we are seeking on behalf of our client.”

Opened earlier this year the Westfield Palm Desert store is 7,200 square feet and is located on the exterior entrance to the regional mall. The space has over 50 feet of frontage with excellent visibility adjacent to Barnes & Noble and one of the main entrances to the mall. Anchors include Macy’s, Sears, JC Penney and Dick’s Sporting Goods. This store replaced the Casual Male XL store in the market.

DXL recently opened in Candlewood Shops on Candlewood Street in Lakewood, CA. The 7,356 square foot store sits directly across from Lakewood Center, a + 2million square foot super regional mall anchored by Macy’s, Sears, JC Penney, Costco, Forever 21, Sports Authority and Bed Bath & Beyond. Candlewood Shops is owned by the Macerich Company and is also home to the Men’s Wearhouse. This store replaced the Casual Male XL store in Lakewood Square.

DXL recently signed a lease, is under construction and will open next month in Valley Plaza Mall in Bakersfield, CA. The 5,619 square foot store will be facing Ming Road with an exterior entrance. The regional mall is anchored by Macy’s, Sears, Target, JC Penney, and Forever 21. General Growth Properties is the owner of Valley Plaza. Once this store opens the Casual Male XL will close down the street.

Jason Gregory added, “DXL is the best in class in men’s big and tall apparel. The new stores reflect that level of product quality and build out, while providing a comfortable shopping experience. DXL is poised for success as American waistlines continue to expand. It’s imperative to provide viable options for shoppers of all shapes and sizes.”


Destination XL (DXL) is a unique, all-inclusive superstore that offers one of the most extensive assortments of men’s Big & Tall clothing, shoes and hardline products available anywhere. This “under-one-roof” concept is designed to make the big and tall man’s shopping experience more convenient and enjoyable. From value-priced apparel to high-end designer names, in Big sizes XL-6XL and Tall sizes LT-5XLT, Destination XL offers styles for everyone.


SPL Realty Partners is a Los Angeles-based retail real estate brokerage and consulting company primarily focused on representing retail chains in their real estate strategy and expansion throughout Southern California and the United States. Our clients include Lorna Jane, Destination XL, Aerosoles, Hot’s Kitchen, Ziba Beauty, OTO Development and Sound Lion. SPL also provides real estate services to owners, developers and investors nationwide.