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Irgens announces upcoming Gilbert medical campus

Gilbert medical campus
by in AZRE Magazine | Construction | Medical

The Irgens Phoenix office announced plans to develop Spectrum Medical Commons, a multi-building medical campus near Val Vista Drive and the 202 Santan Freeway. The Spectrum Medical Commons property is located immediately adjacent to Dignity Health Mercy Gilbert Medical Center. Groundbreaking of the first building is scheduled for January 2017 with completion slated for fall 2017.… Read More →

Downtown Tucson development creating Southern Arizona hotspot

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The recent rejuvenation of Tucson’s downtown district helps attract Millennials and outside interests to Southern Arizona where the climate is ripening for growth and economic development. “The climate is swinging towards a more predevelopment attitude and a lot of it has to do with the national economy,” said David Ollanik, Sundt Construction project director in… Read More →

Arizona Oncology breaks ground on state-of-the-art treatment center

Arizona Oncology
by in AZRE Magazine | Construction | Medical

Arizona Oncology, one of the largest medical groups in Arizona devoted exclusively to cancer care and a practice in The US Oncology Network, held a groundbreaking ceremony Friday for its new state-of-the-art cancer treatment center in the East Valley. The new 21,000-square-foot facility will be located at Arizona State University Research Park.  Scheduled to open in April 2017, it will offer patients in the growing… Read More →

SimonCRE to build Goodwill in Surprise

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by in AZRE Magazine | Construction | Retail

Commercial real estate developer SimonCRE recently purchased 2.13 Acres of land on the southwest corner of Greenway Road and Cotton Lane to develop a 25,036-square-foot building for Goodwill. Goodwill will be joining Pet Club and CVS in the Sierra Montana Crossing Center across from Marketplace at Prasada. SimonCRE plans to break ground July 26th with… Read More →

LGE Design Build completes Class A Scottsdale offices

LGE Design Build
by in AZRE Magazine | Construction

LGE Design Build completed construction of the 3-story, 40,000-square-foot Bahia 101, the first new Class A office building constructed in the Scottsdale Airpark since 2009. Bahia 101 features 360-degree McDowell Mountain views, 14-foot clear heights and sliding doors on the second and third floors to allow fresh air in the suites. The building, on 2.5 acres,… Read More →

Walmart breaks ground at Metrocenter

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by in AZRE Magazine | Construction

Officials with Walmart, the City of Phoenix and Carlyle Development Group – along with area business leaders – were broke ground Wednesday for a new Walmart Supercenter. The project represents the single largest capital investment in Metrocenter Mall in decades. “Metrocenter Mall is a Phoenix icon that has served shoppers in this community for decades,”… Read More →

Topping-out completed at Arizona General Hospital

Arizona General Hospital
by in AZRE Magazine | Construction

Full-service commercial real estate firm PMRG announced the topping-out of Arizona General Hospital in southeast Mesa. California-based Dignity Health and Texas-based Adeptus Health formed a partnership last year to expand emergency medical care in the metro Phoenix market and selected PMRG as the developer. This came on the heels of PMRG’s successful completion of another acute care… Read More →

Plaza Companies selected to build Peoria Innovation Campus

Plaza Companies

Plaza Companies is working to help the City of Peoria become a hub for innovation and technology.  Plaza Companies has been selected to build a 17-acre Peoria Innovation Campus in the city’s P83 Entertainment District, a property at 83rd Avenue south of Bell Road, adjacent to Loop 101 and the Peoria Sports Complex.  The Peoria City Council has approved an Exclusive Negotiating Agreement… Read More →

The Weitz Company finishes 2 buildings at The Colonnade

The Weitz Company

The Weitz Company completed construction on two, four-story independent living villas for Sun Health’s The Colonnade senior living community, according a spokesperson, Tuesday. Buildings five and six within The Colonnade were recently finished. The two buildings include 36-units condo-style homes with high-end finishes along with a courtyard and more. The Colonnade is one type of… Read More →

McCarthy Building Companies promotes Abe Babcock

Abe Babcock
by in AZRE Magazine | Construction | Newsmakers

McCarthy Southwest, a division of McCarthy Building Companies Inc., recently promoted Abe Babcock to the role of project director. In this position, Babcock will focus on developing and leading the various internal and external teams on a solar construction project to ensure a successful, integrated approach throughout all phases of the project. Babcock previously served as… Read More →

Fellowship Square in Surprise breaks ground

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Fellowship Square Surprise broke ground Wednesday on its newest senior housing community. The project, Fellowship Square Surprise, will be built at 16477 W. Bell Rd., and 16640 N. Sarival Rd., in Surprise. The senior living facility will consist of two buildings on 14.6 acres,  with 313 studio, one and two bedroom residences, including 255 independent living units,… Read More →

Construction input prices continue ascent

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by in AZRE Magazine | Construction

Construction input prices expanded in June, rising 1.1 percent on a monthly basis according to an analysis of the Bureau of Labor Statistics Producer Price Index released today by Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC). Today’s report marks the fourth consecutive month that input prices have expanded following eight straight months of decline. “Commodity prices stabilized… Read More →

Infill retail center coming to North Phoenix, near light rail

North Phoenix
by in AZRE Magazine | Construction | Retail

Scottsdale-based developer, SimonCRE, purchased 31,179-square-foot parcel of land at the northeast corner of 21st and Northern Avenues with plans to develop a 6,142-square-foot multi-tenant retail building. The building address is 2080 W. Northern Ave. The site is located less than half a mile east of the Interstate 17 Freeway and is in close proximity to the… Read More →

LGE Design Build finishes office upgrades for software firm

LGE Design Build
by in AZRE Magazine | Construction | Office

LGE Design Build completed construction on tenant improvements at a 6,000-square-foot Chandler office building for SixthDivision, a software and small business consultant. SixthDivision moved into the new building at 2490 S. Gilbert Road, near Loop 202 and Gilbert Road, to accommodate its growth. The new building features a large training room, about twice the size of its… Read More →