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Practice Management Specialists relocates to Mesa


CBRE has announced the signing of a ±16,380-square-foot office lease at 4435 E. Holmes Avenue in Mesa, Arizona. Practice Management Specialists, a local business service provider for dental practices, will relocate its corporate headquarters to the newly leased building at the end of this year. Jamie Swirtz with CBRE’s Phoenix office negotiated the long-term lease… Read More →

Downtown Phoenix Inc. relocates to CityScape

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Downtown Phoenix Inc. (DPI) will be relocating its office to CityScape Phoenix where, for the first time, it will centrally house all affiliate organizations such as Downtown Phoenix Partnership and Phoenix Community Alliance as well as the Downtown Phoenix Ambassadors Info Center. The 7,526 square-foot, second-story office space on the mezzanine level at CityScape, allows Downtown… Read More →

NAIOP members’ office and industrial projects

SkySong, The ASU Scottsdale Innovation Center — SkySong 4

Project profile criteria per NAIOP: Property must be owned or have non-refundable earnest money in escrow by 8/1/15. Property must have a color site plan and color rendering completed. Property must have proper zoning in place. Property must be bigger than 100,000 square feet Amkor Headquarters  Developer: Ryan Companies US, Inc. General Contractor: Ryan Companies… Read More →

Voltmarc Technology locates its headquarters in Scottsdale


Voltmarc Technology serves the real estate industry and specializes in electrical circuit tracing and load reading for all types of buildings and facilities. Voltmarc’s patented technology allows the company to differentiate itself in the marketplace by never needing to turn circuits off. Building tenants and occupants, such as office employees or hospital patients, will never… Read More →

Desert Troon named 25-Year concessionaire of Scorpion Bay

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Desert Troon Companies, a Scottsdale-based real estate development and investment firm, is has announced that the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors has approved the transfer of the Concessionaire Management Agreement for Scorpion Bay Marina at Lake Pleasant Regional Park from Skipper Marine to Desert Troon Companies. The agreement names Desert Troon Companies as a concessionaire until 2040,… Read More →

4-acre site approved for industrial development in Chandler


The city of Chandler’s Mayor and city council gave a unanimous green light for future development of a nearly 4-acre land parcel on Gila Springs Place, west of Kyrene Road for future industrial development. The property lies within the Paloma Kyrene Business Community. A request was made for rezoning from Planned Area Development (PAD) for… Read More →

W.J. Maloney adds spring training complex to list of projects

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W.J. Maloney Plumbing has announced the addition of the Surprise Spring Training Complex to its roster of projects. The major and minor league clubhouses for both the Texas Rangers and the Kansas City Royals are undergoing a $22 million remodeling and expansion project, expected to be completed in February 2016. W.J. Maloney Plumbing is relocating… Read More →

NAIOP Arizona’s Annual Roundtable

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NAIOP, a Commercial Real Estate Development Association, announced its decision to add retail to its foundation of office and industrial sector resources. This, among other topics, made it onto the table at the 2015 roundtable discussion held by leading members of the Arizona chapter. NAIOP-AZ members gather every year around a table, not necessarily a round… Read More →

Manning & Kass relocates to downtown Phoenix

by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage | Site Selection

Manning & Kass, Ellrod, Ramirez, Trester LLP has signed a lease for 16,360 square feet of office space at Security Title Plaza (3636 North Central Ave) in downtown Phoenix.  Los Angeles-based Manning & Kass has been located at 6909 E. Greenway Prkwy in Scottsdale since 2009. Tiffany Winne, Senior Vice President in Savills Studley’s Phoenix… Read More →

10 Offices We Wish We Worked In

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What’s your favorite part of work? If your answer is “leaving,” you probably aren’t an employee at one of these 10 Phoenix offices. AZRE magazine asked readers to nominate their favorite office spaces around Arizona, based on amenities, rad decor and overall atmosphere. We also looked for visionary employers who are early adopters of placemaking… Read More →

AZRE Source: Sept./Oct. planning & zoning update

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City of Avondale The City of Avondale has created a $2 million fund to aid commercial and residential real estate developers offset the city’s own impact fees. The package produces a $2 million pool that developers can use to offset that cost for roads, parks, infrastructure and public safety needed for new projects. City of… Read More →

75th & Peoria Shopping Center gets new ownership and name


Capital Asset Management (CAM), Phoenix, teamed up with Cottonwood Equity, LLC, based in Salt Lake City, to purchase the 59,839 sq-ft 75th & Peoria Shopping Center located at the southwest corner of Peoria and 75th Ave. With this purchase, CAM and Cottonwood Equity will focus their efforts over the next six months on a considerable… Read More →

L.I.F.E. replaces Rancho Solano Gilbert Campus for $4.5M

Rancho Solano

Cushman & Wakefield (C&W) of Arizona negotiated the $4.5 million sale of the Rancho Solano Gilbert Campus, 1305 S. Gilbert Road, to IPF Rancho Solano, LLC of San Diego. Jim Wilson, Executive Director with Cushman & Wakefield’s Phoenix office and Scott Shelbourne of C&W’s Chicago office represented the seller, Arizona Prep Real Estate, LLC of… Read More →

Ground breaks on 386,100 SF industrial project in Tolleson

First Industrial Rendering

Sun State Builders has broken ground on the First Industrial project in Tolleson, AZ. The 386,100-square foot cross dock distribution facility situated on 21.2 Acres will be complete by December of this year and will serve as the new home of Mattress Firm and other tenants. The Class A building will offer 36-feet clear height, K-25 ESFR,… Read More →