SPL Realty Partners Secures a Prime Retail Space for Quiksilver in Pasadena, CA

SPL continues representing national and international retail chains in their United States expansion

Pasadena, CA  | Dec. 2, 2014  – Scott Lifschultz, the founder and president of SPL Realty Partners, a leading national retail tenant representation firm, today announced the successful completion of a long term retail lease in Pasadena, CA on behalf of Quiksilver. SPL worked closely with Eileen Mitchell of RCS Real Estate Advisors, who represents Quiksilver nationally.

Quicksilver’s new Boardriders 5,500 square foot store, formerly occupied by ValSurf, located at 169 West Colorado Blvd. opened on November 20th. Boardriders houses the latest collection of Quiksilver Skatewear and Surfwear, Roxy beach and casual wear and DC shoes. The team of Scott Lifschultz and partner Jason Gregory represented Quiksilver, while the landlord was represented by Steve Nelson of CBRE.

Jason, who spearheaded the site selection and negotiation process stated, “The local surf shop could not keep up with the rising demand and competition from high profile national and international brands vying for retail space on the street, Quiksilver was a natural fit.”

Lifschultz added, “We are thrilled to be working with such an incredible worldwide brand. Quiksilver is the best in class in the surf, skate, sport and apparel category and we continue to seek out great opportunities in Southern California.”


Since it’s beginnings in 1969, Quiksilver has combined function, fit, art and fashion to develop board shorts and clothing for mountain and ocean lovers across the globe. While still sticking to the core roots of the mountain and the wave, Quiksilver has become recognized as the premium youth lifestyle and culture clothing brand within the action sports market. Quiksilver has an ever-changing array of materials, prints, and technologies. In addition to boardshorts, Quiksilver designs and produces an entire line of lifestyle apparel, wetsuits, and snow
outerwear available across the globe. Our elite team of athletes have become icons throughout the world. Our mission is inspire the youth and progress as the world around us evolves.


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, Quiksilver, Ziba Beauty, OTO Development and Stout Burgers and Beers. SPL also provides real estate services to owners, developers and investors nationwide.