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Shea Homes starts construction on Ahwatukee condos


Shea Homes Arizona recently broke ground on model homes at its Vantage condominium community. Six model homes will be built featuring updated and re-engineered home designs for those looking for a lower maintenance home. Located on the northwest corner of 5th Ave. and Chandler Blvd. in Ahwatukee, the 69 condos at Vantage will range from 1,432… Read More →

Keep It Cut opens salons in Tempe, Ahwatukee


Local hair salon Keep It Cut has redefined the way men look with its unlimited cuts for a flat monthly fee. This month, they open two new locations in Ahwatukee at 4025 E. Chandler Blvd. and in Tempe at 5118 S. Rural Rd. the beginning of November 2015. During the openings, guests can enjoy food… Read More →

Four Points picks up Arizona comedy troupe for show run


The Four Points Sheraton (I-10 and Elliot) has partnered with Arizona’s Best Bet for Comedy, The Improvisors, for two weekend stints of improv comedy shows Friday and Saturday July 24 & 25 at 8:00 p.m. as well as Friday and Saturday August 14 & 15. There is a full dinner and bar menu available, doors… Read More →

Valley app creator’s GLTYR helps market skills, products

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Ahwatukee resident Subra “Dr. S.”Sudhakar, co-founder of GLTYR, said he developed the app to help people, schools and small businesses more easily market their skills and products. GLTYR, which is pronounced “glitter”and stands for “Give Life To Your Reality,”is a content-creation app which was originally launched as a way for people to create a multimedia… Read More →

Ace Hardware to open new Ahwatukee location

by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage

Cassidy Turley announced it has completed a 15,000 square foot lease for Ace Hardware, at Desert Foothills Plaza located at 1323 East Chandler Boulevard in Phoenix. Vice President Brent Mallonee of Cassidy Turley’s retail group represented Ace Hardware in the lease transaction. The landlord, Phoenix-based Foothills Plaza LLC was self-represented. Mallonee has been appointed to… Read More →

Connextions adding about 500 Jobs in Phoenix


Connextions, part of the Optum™ health services business of UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH), announced it will fill approximately 500 new jobs in Phoenix in the next 60 days. Connextions, which helps carriers enroll, retain and provide service to their members, has already begun hiring people to work in its new solution center in Phoenix. These… Read More →

BASIS Selects Eastmark for Its Next East Valley School

by in Business News | Education | Real Estate

The nationally renowned charter school BASIS has selected Eastmark for its next East Valley campus. Construction on BASIS Mesa at Eastmark commences in March 2013.  The new school is set to open fall 2013. “BASIS is our first 5-12 educational partner and a perfect fit for this community.  Eastmark’s central location in the East Valley… Read More →

The backstory: RA Sushi

by in Business News | Dining | Events

What started as a childhood friendship during grade school at a Scottsdale elementary school grew into an enduring business partnership. At the age of 28, Rich Howland and Scott Kilpatrick, along with two of their college friends, founded the now national sushi restaurant chain, RA Sushi Bar Restaurant. Fresh out of college from The University… Read More →