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Shea Homes starts construction on Ahwatukee condos


Shea Homes Arizona recently broke ground on model homes at its Vantage condominium community. Six model homes will be built featuring updated and re-engineered home designs for those looking for a lower maintenance home. Located on the northwest corner of 5th Ave. and Chandler Blvd. in Ahwatukee, the 69 condos at Vantage will range from 1,432… Read More →

$350M luxury condos break ground at Silverleaf

The Sterling Collection

The Sterling Collection at Silverleaf, one of the largest residential projects in the Southwest, broke ground last week during a ceremony to celebrate the start of construction at the $350 million development by Cypress Development Group. Situated within the 2,000-acre Silverleaf neighborhood, The Sterling Collection is an intimate enclave with five, four-story buildings. Priced from… Read More →

Sundt wins top national DBIA Award

Old Main
by in Architecture | AZRE Magazine | Construction

Sundt Construction, Inc. ( led the design-build team that earned top honors at the Design-Build Institute of America’s (DBIA) 20th Annual Design-Build Project/Team Awards for its work on the Old Main renovation at the University of Arizona in Tucson. The project was one of just 10 projects to win an Award of Excellence in each of… Read More →

McGough brings life to Phoenix Radio Station Headquarters


McGough Construction broke ground this year on a new, two-story, 28,000 square foot Hubbard Radio Phoenix Headquarters Facility, which will be the new home for all five of Hubbard Radio’s stations – 98 KUPD, 93.3 FM, KSLX 100.7 FM, NBC Sports 1060 AM and 440 AM. The new facility includes an outdoor deck and performance… Read More →

Ryan Companies earns SHARP Award for safety record

Marina heights dusk(c) 2013 DAVIS

Ryan Companies US, Inc. has been awarded Safety and Health Achievement Recognition Program (SHARP) Accreditation by the Arizona Division of Occupational Safety and Health (ADOSH) for the Marina Heights project — the 5-building, 2 million square foot project on Rio Salado Parkway immediately south of Tempe Town Lake. Ryan is one of only two companies to… Read More →

Evergreen breaks ground on Litchfield Marketplace

Litchfield Marketplace
by in AZRE Magazine | Construction | New to Market | Retail

Evergreen Development has announced that it recently purchased, and will soon break ground on Litchfield Marketplace, a 20.9-acre retail development at the northeast corner of Camelback and Litchfield Roads in Litchfield Park. “The West Valley is full of new growth and development, and we’re pleased to be part of it,” said Laura Ortiz, Evergreen’s managing principal… Read More →

LGE Design Build completes 44,000 SF Mesa building


LGE Design Build has recently completed the construction of a 44,000-square-foot building for METSO, the world’s leading industrial company in the mining and aggregates industries and in the flow control business. The building is part of Metso’s service center network and provides a wide range of services primarily to mining and aggregate customers in the… Read More →

Artist inspires Mesa multifamily development

El Rancho del Arte

Community Development Partners has officially announced that El Rancho del Arte in Mesa is now open. Stakeholders recognized the milestone with a ceremony on Thursday, October 15, including speakers Eric Paine, CEO of Community Development Partners; Michael Trailor, Director of Arizona Department of Housing; Kelly Sands, President of ICON Builders; and Fatima Ortiz, a resident… Read More →

LGE Design Build completes Desert Shores Pediatrics

LGE Deisgn

LGE Design Build recently completed construction of the 9,566-square-foot Desert Shores Pediatrics in Gilbert. The single-story doctor’s office is located on 1.15 acres at 6285 S. Higley Road. The facility includes a central nurse’s station with workstations for doctors in addition to more than 20 exam rooms. “We moved a block from our former location… Read More →

The Shops at OdySea locks down first wave of retailers


If you drive along the 101 Freeway in Scottsdale, you cannot miss the 60-foot tall concrete tilt walls standing upright just north of Via De Ventura. Anchored by one of the largest, most technologically advanced indoor aquariums to be constructed in the United States, OdySea in the Desert has now released its first wave of retailers… Read More →

Where obsolescence ends, new trend begins


A flour mill, a bowling alley, a former shopping mall. All of these retail centers have one thing in common — they’re fated to become creative office space. The life expectancy of older office buildings hangs in the balance along the streets of Midtown and other sub-markets in Arizona that saw extensive growth in the mid-80s.… Read More →

Modernized Heard Building epitomizes downtown Phoenix trends

Heard Bldg_front Plain

Winslow + partners has announced that the modernization construction is almost complete on the historic Heard Building, 112 N Central Avenue, between Adams and Monroe Streets in the vibrant heart of downtown Phoenix. winslow + partners helped the owner, Chris Rudel, reposition The Heard Building for a new generation of tenants and users. The Heard… Read More →

Acacia Health Center expansion underway at Sagewood

Acacia Health Center
by in AZRE Magazine | Construction | In The Spotlight

Sagewood, a Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) focused on independence and well-being located at 4555 E. Mayo Blvd in northeast Phoenix is underway with the $13.2 million construction expansion of its onsite Acacia Health Center. The 36,300–square-foot expansion will double the size of the health center and include the addition of 60 beds to include a… Read More →

Sundt Foundation awards $69,500 to local nonprofits

Sundt Construction, Inc.‘s Phoenix employees have selected 19 local nonprofit organizations to receive Sundt Foundation grants totaling $69,500 for this quarter. The Sundt Foundation was established by Sundt in 1999 to give its employee-owners a means of giving back to their communities. It provides financial support to nonprofit organizations dedicated to improving the lives of disadvantaged children… Read More →