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Clear Title Agency Of Arizona Ranked On Inc. 500/5000 List

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  Clear Title Agency of Arizona, a leader in commercial and residential title and escrow services, is ranked No. 988 on the seventh annual Inc. 500|5000 List, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. Clear Title’s 436 percent growth during the past three years helped secure the competitive ranking among an elite group… Read More →

Xceligent Signs National Agreements With Major U.S. Brokerages; Phoenix Launch Is Next

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July 18, 2013 by in Brokerage | Business News | Events | National

  Xceligent, a provider of proactively researched commercial real estate information and marketing solutions, announced that CBRE Group, Colliers International and Jones Lang LaSalle Americas have signed multi-year agreements for Xceligent researched products. The agreements provide for access to the Xceligent platform in all existing and future U.S. markets, including the 100+ markets to be… Read More →

Arizona Investment Broker Nominated To Be Next CCIM President

Nick Miner

  The CCIM Institute has announced the candidacy of ORION Investment Real Estate Vice President, Nick Miner, CCIM, for the position of 2014 First Vice President, a 3-year term that culminates in the 2016 Institute Presidency. The election will take place at the CCIM Board of Directors meeting on Oct. 24 in Denver. Only the… Read More →

ASLA Honors Phoenix Landscape Architect H. Duane Blossom With Fellowship

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  The American Society of Landscape Architects will elevate 33 members to the ASLA Council of Fellows for 2013, including Phoenix landscape architect H. Duane Blossom of Todd & Associates. Fellowship is among the highest honors the ASLA bestows on members and recognizes the contributions of these individuals to their profession and society at large… Read More →

Tempe-based Evolution Design Wins National ASID Award For White Tank Branch Library

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  The American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) honored Evolution Design of Tempe with the national Elevate Award for best Institutional Design for the White Tank Branch Library in Waddell. Surrounded entirely by pristine Sonoran desert, the 29,000 SF library and nature center, winner of the 2011 RED Award for Most Sustainable Project, is designed… Read More →

Healthcare Trust of America Again The Focus Of A Mad Money Segment

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  Scottsdale-based healthcare REIT Healthcare Trust of America again was the focus of Jim Cramer’s commentary in a segment that aired on CNBC on June 21. Shares of all publicly traded REIT shares have been under pressure since interest rates started to increase following commentary from the Federal Reserve. However, the Mad Money host singled… Read More →

Kovach Building Enclosures Ranks 16th Among Top 50 Glaziers In U.S.

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  Kovach Building Enclosures of Chandler has been ranked No. 16 by Glass Magazine in its list of Top 50 glaziers in the nation. Kovach is currently wrapping up the glazing and cladding work on the Manzanita Hall renovation in Tempe, a complete re-skin of the building. The annual Top 50 rankings represent what Glass… Read More →

PHX Architecture Receives 3 Award Of Merits At 50th Annual Gold Nugget Event

PHX Architecture-designed Sedona estate, winner of a Gold Nugget Award.

  A trio of PHX Architecture projects — two residential and one commercial remodel — walked away with three honors at the 50th Anniversary of the Gold Nugget Awards. The Gold Nugget Award is the symbol of recognition of the best work by architects, builders, developers and contractors in the business. It is juried by some… Read More →

Now That ICSC Dust Has Settled, The Real Work Begins

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  With more than 33,000 attendees at the 2013 ICSC RECon in Las Vegas, all are talking about the upbeat condition of the retail market and wanting to put together a deal. Now is when the real work begins. De Rito Partners had more than 30 agents and all of its principals attend the event.… Read More →

RECon 2013 Recap: How's Your Exchange Coming Along?

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  More than 33,000 shopping center owners, developers, brokers, consultants, etc. descended upon the International Council of Shopping Centers 2013 RECon convention in Las Vegas last month, and we thought it would be timely to give a mid-year assessment about retail investment activity in the very hectic NNN 1031 (triple net lease) sector. As the… Read More →

ICSC's RECon 2013: The Perfect Retail Storm

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  The International Council of Shopping Center’s (ICSC) 2013 RECon 2013 has come to a close. This year the attendance was up 10% from 2012 with nearly 35,000 attendees from all types of companies making a strong showing. This is my 28th ICSC event and each one is unique in its own way. What I… Read More →

Pair of Valley Subcontractors Named Tops In Their Field

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Valley subcontractors Central Supply & Metal Co. of Phoenix and Alaskan Home Services of Tempe have earned national recognition. Central Supply & Metal earned recognition on the Ruud Reliable Top Contractors list for 2012. Ruud selected Central Supply & Metal for its annual list because the company is one of the pacesetters for Ruud contractors… Read More →

DPR Construction's Phoenix Office 1st Net-Zero Commercial Building in Arizona

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  DPR Construction’s Phoenix office continues to make sustainability history. The general contractor’s headquarters at 222 N. 44th St. in Phoenix is now the largest building in the world and only the second in the U.S. to achieve Net-Zero Energy Building certification to date. Its Phoenix office has been officially certified as an NZEB by… Read More →

Town of Gilbert 1st Arizona Economic Development Organization To Be Accredited By IEDC

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  The International Economic Development Council (IEDC) announced that the Town of Gilbert has been recognized as the first Arizona economic development organization, the second municipality and one of just 35 economic development organizations in the nation accredited as an Accredited Economic Development Organization (AEDO). “The Gilbert Office of Economic Development displays the professionalism, commitment,… Read More →