Charlotte, N.C. — Northwood Investors LLC has added two new tenants to Metropolitan, a mixed-use development and lifestyle shopping center located in Midtown Charlotte. New additions include Yuliya’s Ice Cream, a locally based, woman-owned ice cream company founded by Belarusian immigrant Yuliya Shvinhelskaya. The eatery will open its first brick-and-mortar shop in early 2023. The other new tenant is Removery, the largest specialized provider of tattoo removal services. The company operates nearly 100 locations.
In addition to new tenants, Northwood Investors is unveiling a refresh of the property’s exterior that includes new signage; enhanced lighting along the bike path; colorful banners along Charlottetowne Avenue and South Kings Drive; metal and fabric garage screens; and vertical wood and warmer colors throughout. Other upcoming renovations will include updated landscaping and interior furnishings.