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Phoenix Bikefest 2015 roars into Westgate

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Phoenix Bikefest 2015 is back and bigger than ever, roaring into town March 26-28 at it’s new location, Westgate Entertainment District. This free event welcomes riders, spectators and enthusiasts to explore the world of motorcycles. Live music, entertainment and demo motorcycle rides round-out the three-day event. All the biggest motorcycle manufacturers will be on-site demoing the latest… Read More →

Airport I-10 announces three national tenant leases

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Just as Airport I-10’s 600KSF Phase I approaches completion, Wentworth Property Company/Clarion Partners and the Phoenix office of JLL have announced the signing of three major, national tenant leases that bring one of the largest speculative office projects in Phoenix history to more than 35 percent pre-leased. The new tenants at Airport I-10 include: •… Read More →

Scottsdale developers converting visitors to residents

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Ushering in a new era of Downtown Scottsdale development, Deco Communities has opened the Sales Center for Inspire on Earll, the $42M development project set to bring 97 contemporary condominium residences to Downtown Scottsdale. Located at the corner of Scottsdale Rd. and Goldwater Blvd., neighboring authentically local Old Town hotspots like Sip Coffee and Beer… Read More →

Best of NAIOP’s 2014 winners announced

Chris Toci of Cushman & Wakefield of Arizona, Investment Broker of the Year, 2014 Best of NAIOP Arizona awards event at the Arizona Biltmore. Courtesy of Peter Madrid, Cushman & Wakefield.

Kurt Rosene, head of NOVO Development, was honored with the Award of Excellence at the 2014 Best of NAIOP event at the Arizona Biltmore. Prior to helping found NOVO, Rosene directed land property development throughout North America for The Alter Group. While with Alter, Rosene oversaw more than 5 million square feet of real estate… Read More →

Quarles & Brady Executive Committee adds Brad Vynalek

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The national law firm of Quarles & Brady LLP today announced that Phoenix partner Brad Vynalek has been appointed to the firm’s Executive Committee.   Executive Committee members are responsible for the management and administration of the firm. Vynalek will serve a four-year term.   “We are happy to welcome Brad to the firm’s leadership team,” said Quarles & Brady Chair Kimberly Leach… Read More →

Daum names top producers for 2014

March 23, 2015 by in AZRE Magazine | Featured | Newsmakers

Bob Lundstedt, Carl Johnson and David Wilson of Daum Commercial Real Estate Services of Phoenix were named top producers for 2014. Last year, Daum Phoenix completed transactions totaling approximately 2.1 million square feet including industrial and office space. “We had a great year as well as several top producing months,” said Steve McKendry, executive vice… Read More →

Tralongo signs deal to expand in Phoenix

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Tralongo LLC, an Atlanta-based firm specializing in dental practice acquisitions, announced an all-new development agreement with Phoenix dentist, Dr. Isaac LaVant. Under the terms of agreement, Tralongo will assist LaVant in obtaining up to 10 Arizona dental practices within the next decade, marking the firm’s first partnership in the state. “We are very excited to… Read More →

The CORE Institute opening specialty hospital

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The CORE Institute, an integrated orthopedic and neurology practice with locations in Arizona and Michigan, announced that they have partnered with Surgical Care Affiliates (“SCA”, NASDAQ: SCAI), a prominent surgical solutions and specialty surgical services provider, and six local independent physicians1 to open The CORE Institute Specialty Hospital in Phoenix, Ariz. The CORE Institute Specialty Hospital… Read More →

Security Title Plaza sells for $18M

DTZ, a global leader in commercial real estate services, announced that Investors Warranty of America, Inc., a subsidiary of AEGON USA, has sold Security Title Plaza, 3636 N. Central Avenue in Phoenix. Heckethorn Towers, LLC, a unit of Reven Capital of La Jolla, CA, purchased the 219,032 square foot, 12-story office tower for $18 million.… Read More →

Sandi Perez of Delta Dental of Arizona earns honor

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Sandi Perez, Delta Dental of Arizona Vice President of Communications & Community Benefit, has been selected as a 2015 Kids at Heart Award honoree by the Children’s Museum of Phoenix Board of Directors and gala committee. She will be honored at the upcoming Children’s Museum of Phoenix Havana Nights gala on Saturday, March 14, 2015. Each year the… Read More →

5 errors that can undermine your new business

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The dream of launching a business runs deep in the American psyche, but more often than not those dreams go bust. Half of new U.S. companies fail in their first five years, according to Gallup. Expand the timeframe out to 10 years and the failure rate reaches 70 percent. That’s not surprising, says Randy H.… Read More →

Free country and latin dance lessons at Casino Arizona

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Casino Arizona offers a fun after-work event where locals and visitors can learn a few new steps. The Arizona Room Patio Grill, a restaurant and sports bar located within the casino, features free dance lessons every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Tuesdays, the Arizona Room heats up with Latin Fire Dance Nights. Instruction begins at 6… Read More →

Papago Arroyo sells for $40.85M

Lee & Associates Arizona announced the three-office building leasehold sale of Papago Arroyo, 1255, 1275 and 1295 E. Washington St., Phoenix for $40,850,000. Combined, the buildings total 279,503 SF which calculates to $146.15 per SF. The cap rate was reported to be 7% based on first year NOI performance.   Lee & Associates’ Coppola-Cheney Group… Read More →

What employers need to know to prevent workplace violence

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Stories of workplace violence — from Mesa to Paris and just about every city in between — seem to be never ending. Which begs the question, “How can employers work to keep their workplaces safe?” While there are no ironclad solutions for preventing all workplace violence, employers and employees alike can take a number of… Read More →