AZRE Magazine Archives

People to Know: Rick Collins, Ryan Companies U.S.

Despite attending a university with a renowned commercial real estate school, a suggestion by an eager job-recruiter made Rick Collins aware of an industry that he would eventually take part in leading. When he was working at IBM in the 1980s, Collins was looking to leave the computer world. He saw a right fit in… Read More →

Institutional Property Advisors closes $41.4M in multifamily deals

by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage | Multi-Family

Institutional Property Advisors (IPA), a division of Marcus & Millichap, closed $41.4 million in deals recently.  Value-Add Multi-Housing Asset Sold by IPA in Phoenix IPA announced the sale of Sonoma Villas, a 265-unit multifamily asset in Mesa, Arizona. The $22.4 million sales price equates to $84,528 per unit. “Constructed in 1980, Sonoma Villas provides new… Read More →

People to Know: Alexandra Loye, Avison Young

by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage

Having been born at sea while her parents were in the midst of a sailing expedition around the world, Alexandra Loye has lived a unique life. Since childhood, the Avison Young principal has been finding adventure in the most unexpected places. After graduating from Arizona State University with a bachelor’s in business real estate, Loye… Read More →

AAED September luncheon will focus on retail evolution

by in AZRE Magazine | Events

“Retail Evolution:  Planning for Trends Driving Change” will be the topic at the Arizona Association for Economic Development’s (AAED) September luncheon.   It will be held on Sept. 12 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. at 2901 N. Seventh St. in Phoenix. John Tran, design principal for SmithGroupJJR, will share the national trends occurring in retail,… Read More →

Multifamily housing booms along Chandler’s Price Corridor

by in AZRE Magazine | Multi-Family

As Chandler’s booming Price Corridor continues to grow, area homebuyers are driving a new demand for luxury urban living which is fueling new developments like The Cays at Downtown Ocotillo, one of the area’s first upscale condominium developments. In the past decade, Chandler has gained over 100,000 new residents bringing the total population to nearly… Read More →

CoreNet Global Arizona: The Internet of Things lunch event

by in AZRE Magazine | Events

The Internet has changed how industry – including the commercial real estate community – conducts business. At its next three events, CoreNet Global Arizona will explore how a connected world is transforming its interaction with the workforce. Part I, Transportation, is scheduled for Thursday, August 24, at Phoenix Country Club, 2901 N. 7th St. Panelists… Read More →

Office sector undergoing important shift in dynamics

by in AZRE Magazine | Office

Amid varying economic performances and property fundamentals, North American and European office leasing markets are generally performing well as they undergo an important shift in dynamics influenced by trends transforming both occupier demand and the supply of new product. Traditional drivers of demand are being joined by emerging disruptors that will increasingly shape the future… Read More →

Valley Partnership explores future of grocery shopping

by in AZRE Magazine | Events

The grocery industry is undergoing dramatic shifts driven by changing consumer needs and expectations, technology advancements and a fierce competitive environment.  Significant changes are expected to meet evolving consumer demands and impact the commercial real estate industry. Progressive grocers will continue to transform business models and implement new ways to attract and retain shoppers as… Read More →

Opus plans speculative industrial project in Longbow Business Park

by in AZRE Magazine | Construction | Industrial

The Opus Group (Opus) announced today plans to build a speculative industrial project in the Longbow Business Park and Golf Club in Mesa. Construction on the 147,672-square-foot project, named Longbow Gateway One, is slated to begin this month, with project completion scheduled for January 2018.  “We are excited to develop this project in the Southeast… Read More →

People to Know: Adam Baugh, Withey Morris

The incredible, charismatic and close relationships Adam Baugh witnessed during his legal internship at the Phoenix offices of then-Mayor Phil Gordon convinced Baugh to pursue the legal world of zoning and land use. But after Baugh graduated, he took a job as an immigration attorney working on corporate migration cases. Still wishing to become a… Read More →

LaneTerralever relocates to expanded office space at Missouri Falls

by in AZRE Magazine | Office

Nationally recognized marketing service agency LaneTerralever, is relocating from its 22,864 SF, Midtown headquarters at 725-733 W. McDowell Rd., Phoenix to a larger office at Missouri Falls, 645 E. Missouri Ave., Phoenix, where they signed a 7-plus year, 25,625 SF lease at the Class A office building. The firm will continue to lease back space… Read More →

People to Know: Mark Adams, SmithGroupJJR

As the H.P.I.C., head principal-in-charge of SmithGroupJJR’s Workplace Interiors Studio, Mark Adams brings nearly 30 years of experience to his work with companies in developing and monitoring the overall performance of projects including schedule, scope and budget. He joined SmithGroupJJR in 2008 and has since made a name for himself as an award-winning designer recognized… Read More →

Tips for general contractors to be safe, smart and aware

by in AZRE Magazine | Construction

As any good business owner knows, it is important to do everything you can to ensure your customers are satisfied with your service. That is certainly true for us in the general contracting business. At JGL Consulting, we take considerable time reviewing our policies and procedures, making sure we are doing all that we can… Read More →

Most Influential Women: Ashley Snyder, Cresa

by in AZRE Magazine | Newsmakers

Az Business and AZRE magazines announced the publications’ lists of the Most Influential Women in Arizona for 2017 in the July issues of the magazines. will be profiling each of the Most Influential Women in Arizona in the coming weeks. Here is today’s spotlight: Ashley Snyder, senior vice president, Cresa Snyder’s 11 years of experience… Read More →