In The Spotlight Archives

APAC Customer Services’ expansion to create 1,100 jobs

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APAC Customer Services, Inc., a leader in global customer care outsourcing solutions, in partnership with the Arizona Commerce Authority (ACA) and Tucson Regional Economic Opportunities, Inc. (TREO), announced Monday an expansion in Phoenix and Tucson that is expected to bring more than 1,100 jobs to Arizona’s Sun Corridor over the next three years. Jack Jones,… Read More →

Esplanade to undergo Gensler-designed renovations in 2015

Esplanade rendering, courtesy of CBRE

The Esplanade has announced that the mixed-use development will undergo renovations to its ground plane and retail space with work slated to begin in first quarter 2015. Renovation plans currently include strategies to open up the three main entry points to the retail portions of the property to make them more inviting and accessible to… Read More →

Prescott Valley shopping center goes for $2.75M

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November 24, 2014 by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage | Featured | In The Spotlight

CBRE has completed the sale of a net leased shopping center located at 3264 N. Glassford Hill Road in Prescott Valley, Ariz. Shadow-anchored by a Kohl’s department store, the 8,639-square-foot retail property commanded a sale price of $2.75 million. The property is known as The Shops at Glassford Hill Marketplace. Joseph Compagno with CBRE’s Phoenix… Read More →

Mark Seale joins Cushman & Wakefield

Mark Seale, CCIM-SIOR, has joined the Phoenix office of Cushman & Wakefield of Arizona, Inc., as a senior director.  He will be responsible for tenant and landlord representation for clients throughout the region. In a career spanning almost three decades, Seale has represented many of the largest corporations, developers and institutional owners in the commercial… Read More →

San Diego’s MG Properties Group acquires Tempe property

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November 22, 2014 by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage | Featured | In The Spotlight

MG Properties Group, a private San Diego-based real estate investor and operator, has announced the acquisition of two multifamily properties; the 376-unit Garden Grove Apartments in Tempe, Arizona and the 72-unit Bella Vista Apartments in Napa, California. “Both acquisitions leverage our existing management platform, creating operational efficiencies and allowing us to scale our portfolio in… Read More →

Logisticare Solutions leases 62KSF in Phoenix

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November 22, 2014 by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage | Featured | In The Spotlight

Commercial Properties, Inc. announce the lease of 2602 S. 47th St., Suite 100 in Phoenix on Friday.  Leroy Breinholt, Darin Edwards and John G. Soldo, SIOR of CPI’s Tempe Industrial Group represented the landlord in this transaction. The ±61,658 SF, multi-tenant, flex building was built in 1985 and is located just north of University Drive,… Read More →

Glendale Raising Cane’s location sold

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November 21, 2014 by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage | In The Spotlight

Marcus & Millichap, a commercial real estate investment services firm, announced the sale of Raising Cane’s, a 3,033-square foot net-leased property located in Glendale on Friday, according to Don Morrow, regional manager of the firm’s Phoenix office. The asset sold for $3,550,000. Mark Ruble and Jamie Medress, investment specialists in Marcus & Millichap’s Phoenix office,… Read More →

McCarthy named to Top 400 Solar Contractors List

The largest photovoltaic system in Arizona is located at the APS Cotton Center Solar Station in Gila Bend. Built by McCarthy Building Companies, the $14.3M, 145-acre facility will generate 17MW of power.

McCarthy Building Companies Inc. was recently named to Solar Power World’s Top 400 Solar Contractors list and was ranked No. 33. The list ranks applicants according to influence in the residential, commercial and utility solar installation markets. McCarthy also ranked No. 23 in the Top 25 Utility Solar Contractors list. “America’s solar industry is currently… Read More →

Healthiest You expands with second Scottsdale location

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November 21, 2014 by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage | Featured | In The Spotlight

Healthiest You, a health and wellness innovator, announced it is expanding with a second office focused on technology development. Healthiest You’s new technology division will be located in Old Town Scottsdale at 7114 E. Stetson Dr., Ste. 350, in an area which is becoming one of the tech hubs in the Valley. The company is… Read More →

Continental Plaza sells for $1.6M

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November 21, 2014 by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage | In The Spotlight

Continental Plaza, a 37,400 SF retail shopping center at 855 W. University Dr. in Mesa sold for $1,612,500 or $43.11 per SF. The transaction closed on Nov. 14. The neighborhood center was over 70 percent leased at the time of sale. Lee & Associates principals, Jan Fincham and Pat Dempsey completed the deal on behalf… Read More →

Put your marketing strategy on a wait-loss plan

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As we move tremendously close to 2015, most firms are in the midst of planning. And this planning is getting much more exciting for many as the key indicators of the economy are generally improving. I will recap the many strategic planning sessions I have participated in over the last six-plus difficult economic years…”We are… Read More →

Voit grows team in Phoenix with two new brokers

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November 20, 2014 by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage | Featured | In The Spotlight

Voit Real Estate Services’ Phoenix office is continuing to expand its presence in the Greater Phoenix market with the addition of two top-producing brokers. Voit is pleased to announce the addition of Jenette Bennett and Jason Jones, both specializing in retail and focused on the West Valley, who have joined the firm as vice presidents.… Read More →

Lee & Associates to market Cabot Commerce Center

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November 20, 2014 by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage | Featured | In The Spotlight

Lee & Associates Arizona has been awarded the marketing assignment at Cabot Commerce Center, a three-building project totaling 227,160 square feet. Lee & Associates principals, Jeff Conrad, Matt Hobaica and Chris McClurg were tasked with securing tenants for the general industrial multi-tenant development. These institutional quality buildings feature grade level and truckwell loading (per bay),… Read More →

CSHQA celebrates 125 years of operation

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CSHQA, an architecture and engineering firm, is celebrating 125 years of continuous operation. It was established in 1889 as William S. Campbell Architects. James A. Fennel joined in 1904 the name changed to Wayland & Fennel Architects. Glen Cline and his friend Neil Smull joined in 1949 and 1961, respectively. Shortly after Robert Hamill and… Read More →