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How to survive the Phoenix-area housing market

Phoenix-Area Housing Market

The new year brings new challenges for those who want to buy or sell homes in the Phoenix area. Do you know what to expect? The Arizona Republic and the ASU Real Estate Council at the W. P. Carey School of Business will host an event Saturday, Jan. 17 to help you find out the… Read More →

Terminix Bringing 300 Jobs to Glendale

Westgate Entertainment District

iStar Financial announced today that Terminix, the world’s largest pest control provider, will open a new customer care center at Westgate Entertainment District in October that will bring as many as 300 jobs to Arizona and help invigorate activity within the office buildings of the Entertainment District. At 32,800 square feet, the deal is the… Read More →

Channel 12 owner buys Channel 3 owner


Gannett, which operates the Arizona Republic and Channel 12, said it reached a deal to buy TV station owner Belo, which operates Channel 3, for about $1.5 billion in cash, significantly boosting its presence in broadcasting. Under the agreement announced Thursday, Gannett will pay $13.75 per share for the TV station operator, which is based… Read More →

YWCA Hosts 2013 Tribute To Leadership Gala

Desert Schools - community service and leadership award
by in Business News | Events

YWCA Maricopa County will Host its 20th annual Tribute To Leadership Gala on February 23, 2013, at the Ritz-Carlton, Phoenix at 6:00pm. Guests will be provided an elegant setting to dine and dance to the wonderful Upper East Side Big Band. Tribute To Leadership, our largest event of the year, will honor those who have… Read More →

Data Centers Flock To Metro Phoenix

data centers

More developers of data centers where companies store equipment for online communications are choosing Phoenix for their real-world destination. The Arizona Republic reports analysts say geographic and economic factors are making metropolitan Phoenix a top-10 market for data centers. Analysts speaking at a seminar in Chandler on Friday say the area offers low taxes, cheap… Read More →

Best of the Best Awards 2011: Advertising, Marketing & Media

Best of the Best Awards 2011, AZ Business Magazine Mar/Apr 2011

Winner: KPNX-TV, Channel 12 12 News is Arizona’s leading source for local news on television, online with top-viewed website, and on-the-go with text and video available on mobile devices. With the combined resources of NBC News, The Arizona Republic and USA Today, 12 News is consistently the first choice for information whenever a major… Read More →

Editor's Letter September/October 2010: A Whole New Ball Game

Editor's Letter - AZRE Magazine September/October 2010
by in From the Editor

A Whole New Ball Game ‘Now batting, Peter Madrid I’m standing at the plate, swinging for the fences. Beads of perspiration trickle down my forehead. My knees feel weak. Here comes the pitch … After more than 30 years as a sportswriter and sports editor at USA Today, the Kansas City Star (Editor-in-Chief’s note: Where… Read More →

Six Ways The Valley's Redefining Sustainable Living

Sustainable Living - AZRE Magazine September/October 2010
by in Building Green

The Sustainable Six: Redefining Sustainable Living in the Valley It’s been a little more than a year since representatives from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Department of Housing and Urban Development and Department of Transportation announced they were teaming up to bolster community and economic development nationwide. Like a band of caped crusaders, members of… Read More →

2010 BOB Awards: Advertising, Marketing & Media

2010 Best of the Best Awards

The following companies won the Gold, Silver and Bronze rankings in the Advertising, Marketing & Media category of the 2010 Best of the Best Awards. 2010 Best Of The Best Awards: Advertising, Marketing & Media KPNX-TV, Channel 12 Television Stations   Year Est.: 1953 Weekly Audience: 1.1M Principal(s): John Misner Channel 12 is Arizona’s… Read More →