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Developing on tribal land: benefits and challenges developers face

Tribal lands
by in AZRE Magazine

Recently, the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community has been garnering a lot of development buzz.   While developing on tribal lands can be a complex process, developers are taking on the challenges in order to take advantage of other perks associated with building on tribal lands like various tax benefits. New projects in the Talking… Read More →

Medical marijuana legalization presents challenges

by in Featured | Healthcare | Legal

It seems as if the ball is finally rolling on the law Arizona voters passed two years ago that legalized medical marijuana. Last week the Maricopa County Superior Court ruled the law constitutional, and this week the state’s first dispensaries opened in Glendale and Tucson. The implementation of Arizona’s medical marijuana system has presented the… Read More →

Speaker: Loretta Hall ~ BIG Green Expo & Conference 2011

BIG Green Conference & Expo
by in Events | Green

Loretta Hall, The Write Equation, Inc. Loretta Hall, a writer who reports on architecture and construction projects, is certified as a green building technical professional. Her book, Underground Buildings: More than Meets the Eye, describes the advantages and challenges of earth-integrated architecture by presenting more than 100 U.S. examples. Her website, SubsurfaceBuildings.com, chronicles new projects… Read More →