AZRE Magazine Archives

Helix acquires new headquarters

March 29, 2015 by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage | In The Spotlight

Helix, an Arizona-based commercial real estate investment, development, brokerage and management Company, recently acquired its new headquarters office complex and also expanded its service offerings. Located at 3335 E. Indian School Road in Phoenix, the new headquarters includes two office buildings. Helix will operate its brokerage, development and property management companies out of the main… Read More →

New to Market: January, February 2015

The Enclave at Borgata Developer: Antera Development General contractor: Wespac Architect: Davis Location: 6166 N. Scottsdale Rd., Scottsdale, Ariz. Size: 90 units; 4.77 acres Start/Completion: 2Q 2015 to 4Q 2016 The Enclave at Borgata includes 90 luxury condominium residences, featuring soft contemporary design and resort-like amenities, all within walking distance to many convenient amenities. Floor… Read More →

ARC taps Plaza Companies to market two MOBs

Plaza Companies has been selected as the exclusive leasing team for a pair of thriving medical office buildings on the Arrowhead Hospital Campus in Glendale. American Realty Capital Healthcare Trust II, Inc. (ARC Healthcare), a real estate investment trust specializing in medical office buildings, senior housing and other healthcare facilities, has tapped Plaza Companies to lease 33,044-square-foot Arrowhead Medical Plaza I and 45,289-square-foot… Read More →

YWCA office sells for $1.85M

March 28, 2015 by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage | In The Spotlight

Colliers International in Greater Phoenix recently completed the sale of the 31,746-square-foot YWCA Class B office building in Phoenix for $1.85 million or $58.29 per square foot.   Banner Health of Phoenix purchased the building, located at 755 E. Willetta Street, from Arizona YWCA Metropolitan Phoenix. The buyer was represented by Pat Williams, managing director… Read More →

After Hours: Boe Bergeson

Boe Bergeson Managing partner and developer, RJM Construction Owner, C2 Tactical (opened in 2013) Boe Bergeson is a managing partner and developer at RJM Construction, but in his spare time he owns and operates C2 Tactical gun range in Tempe. Bergeson said the gun range is a great way to stay connected to the community… Read More →

Ryan Cannon joins Sundt Construction

March 27, 2015 by in AZRE Magazine | Newsmakers

Sundt Construction, Inc., recently welcomed project manager Ryan Cannon to its Tempe office. With more than a decade of construction experience, Cannon comes to Sundt after serving as project manager for an accomplished, family-owned contracting firm in Gilbert. In his initial assignment with Sundt, Cannon joins the team constructing the $136 million Biosciences Partnership Building (BPB) in… Read More →

Beth Mickley joines GPE Commercial Advisors

March 27, 2015 by in AZRE Magazine | Newsmakers

GPE Commercial Advisors announced Beth Mickley, associate broker, as the newest member of its brokerage team. Beth brings to GPE over 20 years of commercial real estate experience with extensive experience in gas stations and convenience stores in all aspects of the life of the building from location selection, site evaluation and development, building/zoning, general… Read More →

Dan Casey joins Cushman & Wakefield

March 27, 2015 by in AZRE Magazine | Newsmakers

Dan Casey has joined the Industrial Property group at Cushman & Wakefield of Arizona, Inc. as an Associate. Casey will be responsible for industrial leasing and sales, and tenant and landlord representation focusing on the North Phoenix/Scottsdale submarkets. Casey joins C&W of Arizona from Rein & Grossoehme Commercial Real Estate, where he served as Senior… Read More →

Architect John Williams joins Gensler

Gensler, the leading global design firm, announced john Williams, AlA as a senior project architect of their Phoenix firm. Williams brings more than 35 years of experience to his new role at Gensler, with expansive technical expertise and demonstrated leadership in managing projects for both public and private sector clients. He is a registered architect… Read More →

Offroad truck design firm leases 62KSF in Mesa

March 26, 2015 by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage | In The Spotlight

A Mesa-based offroad truck and SUV design and parts manufacturing company has signed for a 3-plus year lease at 308 S. Extension Rd. in Mesa. The property is comprised of a 44,004 SF and a 22,706 SF building. Matt McDougall and Matt Fredrick, Principals with Lee & Associates represented both sides of the transaction. The… Read More →

Phoenix firm buys El Paso industrial portfolio

CBRE announced the sale of a four-building, 245,745-square-foot industrial portfolio in El Paso, Texas, on behalf of New York-based Sullivan Crosby Trust. Phoenix, Arizona-based ViaWest Group purchased the portfolio in an off-market transaction for an undisclosed price. Christian Perez Giese, William Caparis, Anthony Mash and Arturo De la Mora, with CBRE’s El Paso office, represented the seller. The buildings are… Read More →

CoreNet Global event discusses UA, Banner Health merger

Rendering, planned clinical tower, Banner-University Medical Center Tucson. Image courtesy of Shepley Bulfinch.

The merger of Banner Health and the University of Arizona Health Network highlights the stark challenges that academic medical centers face in the new economics of healthcare, according to modernhealthcare.com. The Banner/UAHN acquisition will be the topic of the CoreNet Global Arizona’s Annual Signature Event. “Transforming the Healthcare Landscape in Arizona” will be moderated by… Read More →

A/V technology is the fifth utility

Courtesy of CCS
March 25, 2015 by in AZRE Magazine | Featured | In The Spotlight

Shopping malls, doctors’ offices, corporate board rooms, restaurants and student classrooms are just a few of the common places that feature engaging audio visual (A/V) technology. Before the boom of the digital age, construction planning included four main utilities: water works, electric, gas and telecommunications. Integrating audio visual equipment has often been an afterthought, typically… Read More →

Sagewood completes second phase of Casitas

Sagewood, a Life Care Services community featuring resort-like amenities and health care services for senior living, has completed construction on its second phase of casitas. A recovering housing market and strong community sales sparked the second phase of detached casitas, a duplex home option for seniors living at Sagewood. The stylish two-bedroom, den and two-and-a-half… Read More →