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Pulling together the multiple facets of the commercial real estate industry in Arizona, AZRE: Arizona Commercial Real Estate Magazine reaches out to the largest local and national commercial real estate audience within the Grand Canyon State and beyond. AZRE covers up-to-date happenings within commercial development, brokerage, construction, investment, finance, architecture, property management, real estate law and more as it relates to Arizona. Additionally, AZRE is an active voice within the commercial industry, partnering with such organizations as NAIOP, ABA, ICSC AZ, AIA AZ and Valley Partnership.

Retail Center at 19th Avenue and Osborn Road sells

19th avenue and Osborn Road
by in AZRE Magazine | Retail

The former Bayless Shopping Center in Phoenix, near 19th Avenue and Osborn Road, was sold for $1.74 million to CVP-19th & Osborn LLC by The Ireland Family Trust, according to Commercial Properties Inc./CORFAC International (CPI). The new owners plan to renovate the 30,000-square-foot shopping center that was built in 1950 and owned by Bayless Investment and Trading… Read More →

Park West retail center sells for $34.45M

Park West
by in AZRE Magazine | Retail

The 46-acre Peoria retail center anchored by a 14-screen Harkins Theatre, Park West, sold to an investment firm for $34.45 million, according to Cushman & Wakefield. The retail center is located at the northwest corner of Loop 101 and Northern Avenue in Peoria, and has many upscale tenants like Flemings Steakhouse, BJ’s Brewhouse, Grimaldi’s Pizza and… Read More →

CBRE Hotels adds new vice president

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by in AZRE Magazine

CBRE Hotels announced that Jennifer Bergamo has joined CBRE Hotels as a vice president. She will be based in Phoenix and will focus on institutional hotel sales throughout the Western U.S. Bergamo is a hospitality veteran of over 20 years, with experience consisting of hotel real estate development, business development, sales and marketing and hotel operations.… Read More →

Daum negotiates $1.235M Deer Valley sale

Daum
by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage

Daum Commercial Real Estate Services negotiated the $1.235 million sale of an 11,236-square-foot industrial office building located at 23026 N. 16th Ln. in the Deer Valley area of Phoenix. The buyer of the fully-leased industrial office facility was California-based A Development. The seller was Jim Campbell, CEO of Phoenix-based Campbell Development. Campbell Development occupies half of… Read More →

Liberty signs first tenants at Liberty Logistics Center II

Liberty Logistics Center II
by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage

Leases for the first two tenants at the 72-acre Phoenix industrial park, Liberty Logistics Center II, were recently signed, according to Liberty Property Trust. Essendant Co. will take up 60 percent of the second building at the center that is planned to be completed this summer, in a pre-lease for 261,880 square feet of space at… Read More →

Deer Valley industrial campus sells for $26.4M

industrial campus
by in AZRE Magazine | Industrial

A 220,463-square-foot industrial campus in Phoenix was sold for  $26.4 million to industrial property owners Meritex Enterprises Inc., according to CBRE. “This acquisition is in keeping with our strategy of investing in markets that provide opportunity for growth, expansion and diversification,” commented Dan Williams, chief investment officer of Meritex. “We continue to seek additional investments in… Read More →

51 acres in Queen Creek bought for gravel mine

Scottsdale
by in AZRE Magazine | Site Selection

Investment firm Virtua Partners purchased 51 acres in Queen Creek for $996,642, with plans to mine and sell the surface materials and negotiate a long-term lease with a sand and gravel operator. Virtua Partners purchased the land out of REO, for $19,542 per acre. If it turns out to be more profitable, Virtual could complete… Read More →

Valley Partnership breakfast to focus on Trump’s infrastructure plan

Loop 303 I-10 Interchange
by in AZRE Magazine

Valley Partnership’s January 20 breakfast is going to be a twist on the typical forecast popular this time of year. This month’s panel will discuss how the state of Arizona is preparing for President-Elect Trump’s Infrastructure Plan, and how the real estate development industry will benefit from these opportunities across the Valley. The panel will… Read More →

Avondale OKs deal for Vitamin Shoppe distribution center

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by in AZRE Magazine | Industrial

Vitamin Shoppe is locating its new West Coast distribution facility to Avondale, into an existing newly-built 187,000-square-foot building, in an agreement unanimously approved by the Avondale City Council. The Avondale City Council approved the deal on Jan. 17 for Vitamin Shoppe to move into the warehouse near Van Buren Street and 123rd Avenue. The Vitamin Shoppe’s… Read More →

Walmart anchored retail center sells for $41.3M

Walmart
by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage

An entity owned by Goldman Sachs & Co. purchased the Walmart anchored Bethany Towne Center, located near Bethany Home Road and 35th Avenue in Phoenix, for $41.3 million, according to Cushman & Wakefield. Bethany Towne Center has 305,742 square feet of retail space and was 92.3 percent leased out at the time of the sale. Walmart makes… Read More →

50,000 SF manufacturing facility finished in Prescott

Manufacturing facility
by in AZRE Magazine | Construction

A 50,000-square-foot built-to-suit manufacturing facility in Prescott was finished for its occupants, Vinyl Visions LLC, which is relocating from Southern California to the new facility. The two-story facility sits on 3.5 acres and has vinyl extrusion capabilities. Vinyl Visions provides window trim and other products nationwide for the window and door industry. Sun State Builders completed… Read More →

Mesa apartments near Falcon District sell

sold
by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage

California-based OpenPath Investments purchased Green Leaf Vista, a 98-unit apartment complex in Mesa, from Green Leaf Partners for an undisclosed amount, according to brokerage firm Marcus & Millichap who represented the sellers. The property is located at 3443 E. University Dr. in Mesa, four miles from the Falcon District, a 5,100-acre area composed of more than 10… Read More →

LGE Design Build completes Stone Collection offices, showroom

LGE Design Build
by in AZRE Magazine | Construction

LGE Design Build completed construction on a showroom for The Stone Collection, a wholesaler of natural stone slabs and other premium hard surface materials in Phoenix. The Stone Collection’s new 100,000-square-foot building, located at 4101 S. 38th St. in Phoenix, features a 12,500 square-foot, showroom that includes a dedicated gallery for viewing translucent semi-precious stones, collaborative… Read More →

Purchased land near Mill Ave. planned for high-rise apartments

Downtown
by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage | Site Selection

An investment firm plans to develop a high-rise apartment project at one of the two plots of land it purchased near Mill Avenue, according to Cushman & Wakefield who represented the sellers in the deal. Core Campus Investment Partners LLC purchased .75 acres at the southeast corner of Seventh Street and Mill Avenue in Tempe, along… Read More →

Tucson retail center to add 3 stores

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by in AZRE Magazine | Construction

The ground was broken Thursday for a retail project in Tucson, which will include three additional stores at Houghton Town Center near Houghton and Old Vail Roads. Ryan Companies US is the owner, developer and general contractor of the retail project and is partnered with Diamond Ventures to add the three new retail stores. The additions… Read More →