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Maracay Homes building 2 LEED neighborhoods in East Valley

5 Eco-Friendly Home Upgrades

Home developers will be building two upcoming Gilbert and Chandler neighborhoods with plans to have both communities LEED Certified with the U.S. Green Building Council. Maracay Homes is building and registering all of the homes at the Preserve at Adora Trails in Gilbert and Hawthorn Manor in Chandler with the goal of having the homes LEED certified. The U.S.… Read More →

What it’s like to ride in a Waymo self-driving car

Waymo
by in AZ Business Magazine | Tech

It’s an interesting feeling when the person behind the wheel of a moving car tells you they don’t have their hands on the wheel or their feet on the pedals. A mix of excitement peppered with a little bit of worry ran through my mind today as I took a ride in a Waymo self-driving… Read More →

Report: Phoenix office absorption reaches 10-year high

Phoenix
by in AZRE Magazine | Office

Phoenix added millions of square feet of new office space in 2016, and companies filled that space at a near 10-year-high absorption rate, according to the Q4 2016 Phoenix Office Insight report released last week by the Phoenix office of JLL. Collectively, this activity improved the Valley’s office occupancy picture, pushing total vacancy rates down 120 basis points… Read More →

SanTan Corporate Center sells for $58.5 million

SanTan Corporate Center
by in AZRE Magazine | Office

Columbia Property Trust Inc. exited the Phoenix market as it sold the SanTan Corporate Center for $58,500,000 million, according to a Thursday announcement. City Office REIT purchased the SanTan Corporate Center, a Class A office property near Ray and Price Roads, which consists of two office buildings totaling 267,000 square feet. Columbia Property Trust sold the… Read More →

Software firm repurposing former Chandler grocery store

software firm
by in AZRE Magazine | Office

A Washington-based software firm is opening a second office location in Arizona, and will repurpose a former grocery store in Chandler for its new offices, according to NAI Horizon. Faithlife Corporation has an office in Tempe, and found a new location within downtown Chandler’s urban redevelopment area at the former grocery store. The store used… Read More →

LGE, Revelation Real Estate team up on $5M project

The $5 million mixed-use project planned for Revelation Real Estate broke ground today at 2301 South Stearman Drive, Chandler, AZ 85286.
by in AZRE Magazine | Construction | Mixed-Use | Office

LGE Design Build broke ground today on a massive $5 million mixed-use project for Revelation Real Estate in Chandler. Revelation Real Estate sets the gold standard when it comes to offering top-notch residential properties and employing the Valley’s most award-winning professionals, and LGE Design Build, too, sets the bar when it comes to designing and… Read More →

15 of Arizona’s finest young musicians will perform at MIM

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Fifteen of the state’s brightest and most-talented young musicians will display their impressive virtuosity and remarkable musicianship at the 2016 Arizona Musicfest Young Musicians Fall Concert on Sunday, Oct. 30 at 1 p.m. at the Musical Instrument Museum (MIM), 4725 E. Mayo Blvd., Phoenix. Tickets are $20. Students from high schools in Ahwatukee, Anthem, Chandler,… Read More →

CBRE completes $46M sale of Cantera Apartment Homes

Cantera Apartment Homes
by in AZRE Magazine | Multi-Family

CBRE completed the sale of Cantera, a 288-unit multifamily community located at 2475 W. Pecos Rd. in Chandler, Arizona. Tyler Anderson, Sean Cunningham, Asher Gunter and Matt Pesch with CBRE’s Phoenix office handled the transaction. The seller was Rockwood Capital and the buyer was Aukum Management. “Strong demand for multifamily housing in Chandler is reflective… Read More →

East Valley development shows results of market health

Tempe
by in AZRE Magazine | Construction

Evidence of a healthy commercial real estate market can be seen throughout East Valley cities where economic development directors expect continued activity as a result of recent success stories and other big plans in the works. The cities of Chandler, Gilbert, Mesa, Scottsdale and Tempe share a common goal to progress their communities through economic… Read More →

Oh How We’ve Grown: The Next Tech Hub is Settling in Our Valley

phoenix
by in AZ Business Magazine | Tech

Longtime Valley residents who can remember a time when restaurants shut down for the summer might find it hard to even recognize the growing city we call home now. As for new residents – trust me, not too long ago this was a far different town than the innovative metropolis you’re helping to create. Phoenix’s… Read More →

Owners of The Met rejoin for hotel venture in Chandler

Towneplace Suite - The Met at Fashion Center
by in AZRE Magazine | Construction

Construction commenced today on a 109-unit TownePlace Suites by Marriott at the corner of Chandler Boulevard and Hearthstone Way in Chandler. Project owners include HCW Development  and Statesman Group of Phoenix. This same duo brought The Met at Fashion Center luxury apartments to Chandler in the fall of 2015. The Towneplace Suites development is located on two acres adjacent to the 303-unit Met at… Read More →

ULI will explore evolution of suburban core

LGE Design Build
by in AZRE Magazine | Events

Across the country, suburban areas are becoming dynamic centers of change, new cultural activity and economic growth. What do the Valley’s suburban municipalities have to offer? That and other questions will be answered as ULI Arizona explores the essential strategies and lessons learned for transforming suburban communities into compact, walkable, hip places at its next… Read More →

Arizona Forward honors environmental excellence

Northern Arizona University’s International Pavilion earned the coveted President’s Award at Arizona Forward’s 36th Annual Environmental Excellence Awards.

Deemed a “building of the future,” Northern Arizona University’s International Pavilion earned the coveted President’s Award (Best of Show) in Arizona Forward’s 36th Annual Environmental Excellence Awards presented by SRP. Jurists praised the facility as among the greenest building of its kind in the world. Arizona Forward celebrated the 36th anniversary of its historic program… Read More →

Passco Companies acquires Phoenix multifamily community

Passco Companies
by in AZRE Magazine | Multi-Family

Passco Companies, LLC has acquired Almeria at Ocotillo, a 389-unit, Class A luxury multifamily community located within the Ocotillo Master Planned Community, an upscale master-planned community in the dynamic Phoenix submarket of Chandler, Arizona, for approximately $80 million. The apartment community is located at 2470 and 2471 W. Edgewater in Chandler, Arizona. Sean Cunningham at CBRE represented… Read More →