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La Bocca, Modern Margarita break ground in Chandler

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Mill Avenue Management Group broke ground on its two newest restaurants – La Bocca Urban Kitchen + Wine Bar and Modern Margarita – both located at 1 E. Boston St. on the southeast corner of Boston Street and Arizona Avenue in Chandler. The restaurants will take over the former Coach & Willie’s location – a combined 6,000… Read More →

ARM signs lease for Arizona operations in Chandler

by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage | Office

Cushman & Wakefield, a commercial real estate services firm, announced, Monday, that ARM Inc. leased a 13,275 square-foot space for its new Arizona operations at The Park at San Tan in Chandler. ARM, headquartered in Cambridge, England, is a semiconductor intellectual property supplier. ARM licenses intellectual property to a network of partners, which includes the world’s… Read More →

Two Arizona cities in top 20 for best places to find jobs

by in AZ Business Magazine | Economy

Two Arizona cities made the top 20 in a listing of towns with a promising employment outlook in 2016, according to a national report released this week. The ranking by financial website WalletHub ranked Scottsdale as the 16th-best place to look for a job in the coming year with Chandler in 20th place, driven by… Read More →

Chandler memory facility plans move forward

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by in AZRE Magazine | Senior Living

The Chandler City Council approved the re-zoning for the future location of a memory care facility in Chandler near Arizona Avenue and Queen Creek Road. A 36,377 square-foot single-story care facility, Parkland Memory Care will be built on the 4.5 acre site along with two medical office buildings. Oregon-based Lenity Architecture designed the building, along… Read More →

Chandler industrial property sells for $3.15M

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by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage | Industrial

Phoenix-based GPE Commercial Advisors secured the sale of 5.21 acres of zoned industrial land that included 25,234 square-feet of office and warehouse space in Chandler for $3,150,000. CSW Land Co Riggs purchased the property, and Gail Brown associate vice president at GPE represented the seller while John Werstler of CBRE represented the buyer. The property… Read More →

SanTan Brewery releases new brew inspired by community

by in AZRE Magazine | Multi-Family | New to Market

SanTan Brewery’s newest beer, Steelyard Lager, is inspired by the culture of Wood Partners’ newest community, Alta Steelyard Lofts, which is just a short walk from SanTan’s brewpub in downtown Chandler. The beer is crisp and clear, reflecting the modern and dynamic personality of Alta Steelyard Lofts, and the local community. The 5.5 percent alcohol… Read More →

Salvation Army celebrates 150th anniversary

by in AZ Business Magazine | Nonprofit

A crowd of more than 900 packed the Arizona Biltmore’s Frank Lloyd Wright Ballroom to celebrate the Salvation Army‘s 150th anniversary. William Booth’s mission was to help feed the hungry and homeless and lift up the thieves, prostitutes and drunkards who needed salvation in the abject poverty of London in 1865. As he helped people… Read More →

P.B. Bell celebrates anniversary of their largest acquisition

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P.B. Bell, a leader in multi-family housing development and management, is marking the one-year anniversary of its biggest acquisition by celebrating improved occupancies stemming from the completion of major renovations within the seven-property portfolio. The acquisition, which closed in July of 2014, included nearly 2,800 apartment units in complexes throughout metropolitan Phoenix. The transaction represented… Read More →

Marker Test Diagnostics will relocate to Chandler


Marker Test Diagnostics, Inc., a leading international supplier to the drug testing industry, announced today that the company has completed a corporate relocation for its U.S. headquarters from Leesburg, Va. to Chandler. The move will centralize critical business functions and key members of the company’s senior management team, creating operational efficiencies for Marker Test and… Read More →

Authentic Eastern Mediterranean cuisine now in Chandler


The Ivy Mediterranean Lounge recently opened their flagship restaurant on the northeast corner of Dobson and W. Germann Road in Chandler at the Shops at Pecos Ranch. The Ivy serves to exceed East Valley residents’ expectations with an upscale, casual, hip dining experience for lunch and dinner. The Ivy has a diverse menu of authentic… Read More →

August industrial and office property review


ECONOMIC OVERVIEW The Metro Phoenix economy continued to improve adding 55,500 jobs over the past 12 months through March, marking an annualized job growth rate of 3.0%. The unemployment rate declined to 4.8%, the lowest rate since 2008, down 160 basis points (bps) from a year ago and 70 bps lower than the national rate.… Read More →

PayPal just added 150 jobs to Phoenix job market

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PayPal, one of the world’s largest e-commerce firms, is planning to add 150 new employees to its Chandler location this summer. PayPal’s Arizona facility was voted the Best Place to Work in 2014. Arizonans interested in exploring a career with PayPal are invited to the Job Fair next week, where recruiters will accept resumes and… Read More →

Rents spike as vacancy continues to tighten

Market report supplied by Colliers International THE BROADER VIEW The Greater Phoenix multifamily market continued to ride a wave of momentum to start 2015. Robust renter demand for units fueled another vacancy improvement, rents surged and sales prices posted additional gains. Healthy employment growth is the driving force behind renter demand, and the new units… Read More →

Tiburon @ Chandler Airport breaks ground


DTZ has announced the ground breaking of Tiburon @ Chandler Airport. Tiburon Companies executives Michael Burton, Robert Burton and Dwayne Burton were joined by Mayor Jay Tibshraeny, Chandler City Council members Nora Ellen, Terry Roe and Jack Sellers along with their project team and other local leaders to celebrate the ground breaking of Tiburon @… Read More →