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AZRE Source: Planning & Zoning Update July/August 2015

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City of Avondale The City of Avondale has announced that the Development and Engineering Services Department has created and enabled a web based software that will allow anyone to submit applications online and receive approvals digitally. The site is called Accela Citizen Access (ACA) and Electronic Document Review (EDR). ACA & EDR allows Development and Engineering… Read More →

Two U-Haul neighborhood dealers open in Mesa

123rf.com: Ken Wolter

U-Haul International, Inc. has announced that Arrow Self Storage and Country Club Chevron has signed on as a U-Haul neighborhood dealer to serve the Mesa community. Arrow Self Storage at 1055 W. Guadalupe Road will offer U-Haul trucks, support rental items and in-store pickup for boxes. Country Club Chevron at 414 W. Guadalupe Road will offer U-Haul… Read More →

Investors drawn to success of local restaurant real estate

DosGringo

Phoenix loves its food, a characteristic that’s growing the local restaurant industry and building a strong investment story for restaurant real estate. This strength is evidenced by JLL’s recent $4.7 million Dos Gringos, Inc. restaurant portfolio sale, a multi-building deal spanning three active retail markets. JLL’s Tyson Switzenberg, John Reva, Trask Switzenberg and Matthew Berres completed the sale on behalf of Arizona-based… Read More →

Hoskin Ryan enters Northern Arizona market

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Mr. Jody Stone, RLS, formerly of Geometrix LLC, has joined Hoskin Ryan Consultants Inc. (Hoskin Ryan). Under the direction of Mr. Stone, Hoskin Ryan will now service the Northern Arizona market with an office in Prescott, Arizona. Mr. Stone is a Registered Land Surveyor and an Arizona native who has over 30 years of survey… Read More →

JLL, Roger Staubach Predicting Victory for New England on Sunday

University of Phoenix, Glendale, 2015 Super Bowl

Oddsmakers see an even matchup in Sunday’s Big Game between the Seattle Seahawks and New England Patriots, but if commercial real estate statistics – and the view of a former title game MVP – are considered, Tom Brady should celebrate his fourth championship. JLL and its Americas Executive Chairman Roger Staubach are predicting a victory… Read More →

$11.5M acquisition loan for lease property

Sports Authority

CBRE Capital Markets has arranged an $11.5M loan in the sale of a triple-net leased retail property leased to Sports Authority. The 50,714-square-foot property sold for $15.25M. Geoffrey Harris, with CBRE’s Capital Markets Debt & Structured Finance group in Phoenix, arranged the five-year loan on behalf of the buyer, a private investor based in Florida.… Read More →

ULI Arizona’s 10th annual Trends Day

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January 12, 2015 by in AZRE Magazine | Real Estate

January 2015 is an important time as Arizona hosts the Pro Bowl, the Phoenix Open, and the Super Bowl – all in one week! Leveraging this energy, The Urban Land Institute Arizona District Council (ULI) 10th Annual Trends Day Conference will be held on January 28, 2015 at The Phoenician in Scottsdale. This one-day deep dive into the… Read More →

Scottsdale Horizon Shopping Center is sold

Scottsdale Horizon
January 11, 2015 by in AZRE Magazine | Featured | Real Estate

DTZ, a global leader in commercial real estate service, announced today that a Dallas based private real estate fund advised by Crow Holdings Capital – Real Estate (CHC–Real Estate) sold Scottsdale Horizon Shopping Center, a 154,766 square foot neighborhood shopping center located at 14850 N. Frank Lloyd Wright Boulevard in Scottsdale, AZ. Weingarten Nostat, Inc. (Houston)… Read More →

Colliers Int. sells Chandler Corporate Center

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January 10, 2015 by in AZRE Magazine | Featured | Investment | Real Estate

Colliers International in Greater Phoenix recently completed the sale of the Class A, 68,443-square-foot Chandler Corporate Center II, which was 100 percent occupied at the time of the sale. Palisades Capital Realty Advisors of Los Angeles purchased the building, located at 500 North Juniper Drive in Chandler, from The Rockefeller Group. Mindy Korth, executive vice… Read More →

Cushman & Wakefield negotiates $2M sale

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Cushman & Wakefield of Arizona’s Retail Services Division negotiated the $2 million sale of 1312 N. Scottsdale Rd., which will be the new home of Fate Brewing Company. Brian Kocour and Courtney Auther Van Loo of Cushman & Wakefield represented the seller, SBI Leasing Inc. of Scottsdale. Scottsdale-based real estate investor Tom Frenkel was the… Read More →

CBRE closes more than $6.4M in transactions

The Brittany
January 8, 2015 by in AZRE Magazine | Multi-Family | Real Estate

CBRE has negotiated the following multi-family sales transaction(s): Asset Preservation, Inc. from Los Angeles, California has purchased Desert Green Apartments, a 16-unit multi-family property located at 16243-16401 North 31st Street in Phoenix, Ariz., from Dramms, LLC of Poway, California. Brian Smuckler and Jeff Seaman of CBRE’s Phoenix office represented both the buyer and the seller… Read More →

Shea Homes to open Ahwatukee luxury condos

January 5, 2015 by in AZRE Magazine | Featured | Real Estate

Shea Homes Arizona just closed escrow on 69 condominium units in WestStone’s Vantage Condominium community on the northwest corner of 5th Ave. and Chandler Blvd. in Ahwatukee. Started by WestStone in 2007, only 58 condos were built before being put up for sale. Vantage is one of the last new condominium developments in Ahwatukee and… Read More →

ULI brings urban planning to Phoenix high schoolers

Jim Belfiore still gets goosebumps when he describes ULI Arizona's UrbanPlan to his peers.

Jim Belfiore, CEO and President of Belfiore Real Estate Consulting, has spent nearly a decade volunteering to help high school students enrolled in economics classes understand the nuances of urban planning and development. In schools where UrbanPlan has been offered, enrollment in the class has “skyrocketed,” he says. Of ULI’s 52 district councils, 15 have… Read More →

Deb Sydenham: An agent of change

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December 29, 2014 by in AZRE Magazine | Featured | Real Estate

Deb Sydenham joined ULI Arizona as executive director in September 2010 after nearly 20 years with the State of Arizona and nine years in the private sector. She is a graduate of Michigan State University and a member of the College of Fellows for the American Institute of Certified Planners (FAICP). In 2012, she was… Read More →