Retail and commercial real estate news and views from Marin County, California
Saturday, December 11, 2010
Marin retail sales edge up in November
Retail sales tax distributions in Marin showed strong growth in November, coming in18.6% above November 2009.
So far in 2010, some $25.5 million of sales tax receipts has been distributed to Marin's Cities, up 4.2% from the same period in 2009. There is still a way to go before retail sales recover to their pre-recession levels: sales to date in 2010 are 13.2% below those of the same period in 2008.