Two west Knoxville shopping centers have a new owner.


(WBIR) Biltmore Property Group, based in Asheville, N.C., announced on its website it purchased The Shops at Western Plaza and Melrose Place in the Bearden area.

The Shops at Western Plaza contains the following stores: The Fresh Market, CVS, Joseph A. Banks, among other shops and restaurants.

Melrose Plaza houses Talbots, M.S. McClelland, and Sherwin Williams. Biltmore Property Group will also operate its local corporate offices at Melrose Plaza.

The company didn't offer any additional details about the sale and wrote that more announcements will follow on their website. The group also owns a shopping center near Biltmore Estate in Asheville.