About Us

Power / Community / Lifestyle

Inland Real Estate Corporation is one of the largest owners/operators of community, neighborhood, power, life-style and single-tenant retail centers in the Midwest, with total assets under management of $2.9 billion. As of December 31, 2013, we owned interests in 157 properties totaling approximately 15 million square feet of gross leasable area. Our shopping centers are largely value and necessity-based. Centers with a grocer, drug or discount component comprise approximately 76% of total portfolio retail square footage.

Approximately 59% of our retail portfolio is concentrated in the Chicago metropolitan area. We also have a substantial presence in the Minneapolis-St. Paul area, where approximately 17% of our assets are located. We also own retail assets in downstate Illinois, Wisconsin, Indiana, Ohio, Nebraska, Kentucky, Arkansas and Florida.

Leased occupancy of our total portfolio was 95.2% at 12/31/13. Our tenants range from large national retailers to local chains and small independent stores. For the total portfolio (excluding properties held through our joint venture with IPCC), our three largest tenants are Roundy’s which provides 3.5% of our annual base rent and occupies 3.7% of our square footage, TJX Companies, Inc., which represents 3.4% of annual base rent and occupies 4.2% of square footage, and Safeway, which provides 3.2% of our annual base rent and occupies 3.2% of our square footage.The Company was formed in late 1994; qualified as a real estate investment trust (REIT) for federal income tax purposes commencing with the tax year ending December 31, 1995; became self-administered and self-managed in 2000; and listed on the NYSE under the ticker “IRC” in June 2004.