Retail Archives

OdySea will break ground March 5

McCarthy Building Companies will break ground at 5 p.m. March 5, 2015, on the OdySea Aquarium, which will be located adjacent to Butterfly Wonderland in Scottsdale. The groundbreaking celebration has been organized by OdySea founders Amram Knishinsky, Ph.D., and Martin Pollack and also involves the facility designer Deutsch Architecture Group. Poised to be one of Arizona’s… Read More →

Park 10 breaks ground with Main Event signing

Parkland Development, LLC (Tigard, OR) announced it will break ground in March on Park 10, a 43-acre, mixed-use project located on the northeast corner of I-10 and 107th Avenue in Avondale. The announcement corresponds to the signing of the project’s first anchor tenant, Main Event Entertainment, the fastest growing bowling-anchored entertainment center in America, whose… Read More →

DTZ completes lease for new restaurant on Mill

February 13, 2015 by in AZRE Magazine | Featured | In The Spotlight | Retail

DTZ, a global leader in commercial real estate services, announced today that The Grill on Mill has leased 5,537 square feet at Hayden Station, 350 S. Mill Avenue in Tempe, AZ. The California-based operator plans to open the new restaurant mid-2015. DTZ Vice President Brent Mallonee represents the landlord, YAM Properties, in its retail lease… Read More →

Construction completed on Livewire music venue

LGE Design Build has completed the construction of Livewire, Arizona’s newest premier 14,000-square-foot live music venue bringing fresh nightlife to the former development known as Axis/Radius in the entertainment district of Scottsdale. Livewire, located at 7340 E. Indian Plaza, includes a stage, two interior bars and a second floor balcony fronting the street. Livewire also… Read More →

Westgate is getting a Dave & Buster’s this fall

Fountain Park at Westgate

Dave & Buster’s, an arcade, bar and event venue for adults, will open at Westgate Entertainment District in Glendale this fall. Westgate’s owner, iStar Financial, will begin construction on a new, 41,000-square-foot building located to the west of AMC Theatres that will expand the existing entertainment district. Dave & Buster’s will join AMC as an… Read More →

Vestar to develop at Crossroads Towne Center

Colliers International in Greater Phoenix recently negotiated two separate long-term leases for a restaurant and dental office at a multi-tenant retail building soon to be under construction at Crossroads Towne Center in Gilbert. Local shopping center owner, developer and manager, Vestar Development Company of Phoenix, is developing a 7,800-square-foot building at 3787 S. Gilbert Road.… Read More →

Chandler entertainment district gets 60KSF upgrade with The Row

Vintage Partners, Kitchell and RSP Architects will construct an Alamo Drafthouse in Chandler. Courtesy RSP Architects

Vintage Partners, the Phoenix-based commercial real estate development and investment company, announced its selection by the Chandler City Council to develop the The Row in downtown Chandler’s newly designated entertainment district, an all-new mixed used project on the SW corner of Arizona Avenue and Chandler Boulevard. Created in partnership with Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, this stylish… Read More →

Historic Welnick Bros. market slated for infill project

Welnick Skyline Rendering, WEB

CBRE has completed the sale of Welnick Bros. Marketplace located at 345 W. Van Buren St. in downtown Phoenix. The property, which has been earmarked for a future, urban-infill retail project, commanded a sale price of $930,000. Christoper Ackel and Pat Horan with CBRE’s Phoenix office negotiated the transaction on behalf of both buyer and… Read More →

Two Brothers Brewing Co. to open in Old Town Scottsdale

Rendering courtesy of PHX Architecture

PHX Architecture is currently designing a new restaurant, bar and brewery located in Old Town Scottsdale for Illinois-based Two Brothers Brewing Company. Formerly the SaddleRanch Chop House Restaurant, this renovation will bring a new brewery concept to the Old Town atmosphere, and have indoor and outdoor dining options, as well as an entire brewery system inside.… Read More →

Dollar General sells in Marana, Ariz.

Dollar General rendering

Marcus & Millichap announced the sale of Dollar General, a 9,100-square foot net-leased property located in Marana, Ariz., according to Don Morrow, regional manager of the firm’s Phoenix office. The asset sold for $1,755,000 and is currently under construction. Jamie Medress and Mark Ruble, investment specialists in Marcus & Millichap’s Phoenix office, had the exclusive… Read More →

Lo-Lo’s Chicken & Waffles to open in Gilbert Dec. 1

Lo-Lo's Exterior, LGE, WEB

You will soon be able to toast your friends, family and favorite soul food at the Scottsdale and Gilbert locations of Lo-Lo’s Chicken & Waffles, constructed by LGE Design Build. Lo-Lo’s Chicken & Waffles in Scottsdale, 3133 N. Scottsdale Road, recently hosted its grand opening. LGE Design Build constructed the 5,400-square-foot location, just a quarter… Read More →

Helix announces plans for retail development in Goodyear

Pebble Creek Plaza retail parcel. Courtesy of Helix

Helix, an Arizona-based commercial real estate brokerage, management, investment services and development company, recently announced a development agreement with Hubbell Land, LLC, to develop the newly acquired and repositioned commercial property, Pebble Creek Plaza Retail Pads in Goodyear, Ariz. Located at Pebble Creek Parkway and Virginia Ave. in Goodyear, Pebble Creek Plaza Retail Pads includes… Read More →

Vintage Partners to redevelop ’50s era shopping center

Courtesy of MMPR Marketing

Vintage Partners, the Arizona-based commercial real estate development and investment company, announced its selection by Uptown Plaza Associates, LLC to lead the redevelopment of Uptown Plaza, the landmark 1950s era shopping center in central Phoenix on the NE corner of Central Avenue and Camelback Road.  Kicking off with a groundbreaking in September 2014 (exactly 59… Read More →

The Luhrs endures: Adaptive reuse, retail breathe life into iconic downtown building

Luhrs, WEB

Nestled among the steel and glass high rises in downtown Phoenix, the Luhrs Building stands as a symbol of the iconic brick-and-mortar structures that once graced the inner city. As the City of Phoenix embraces the concept of adaptive reuse, the Luhrs Building, constructed in 1924 at a cost of $553,000, is part of this… Read More →