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Buying Commercial Property Through Commercial Mortgages

by in Industry Insiders

Buying Commercial Property Through Commercial Mortgages As we’ve all heard; the sky is falling, everyone is unemployed and the there will be no more small business. OK, maybe I’m exaggerating a bit, but I can walk away from a local news broadcast feeling like I’ve been diagnosed with a fatal disease and have only three… Read More →

Phoenix And Scottsdale Adopt Green Construction Code

Green Construction Code, Phoenix, Scottsdale

It has been almost one month since the City of Phoenix adopted a voluntary green construction code to promote energy efficiency and sustainability in construction activities. A keystone of the code is that both new and old projects can achieve the green standard without paying third-party fees; costly fees can often prevent projects from getting off the… Read More →

Phoenix Mayoral Candidates Debate Commercial Real Estate Issues

Phoenix Mayoral Debate, Real Estate
by in Economy | Politics

Filling existing vacant commercial buildings, impact fees and economic development incentives were some of the issues discussed by the six City of Phoenix mayoral candidates Friday at Valley Partnership’s monthly breakfast meeting. Anna Brennan, Wes Gullett, Claude Mattox, Peggy Neely, Greg Stanton and Jennifer Wright answered questions and made their pitch why they should be… Read More →

Plan to Revive Construction Industry Unveiled

Reviving the Construction Industry
by in Economy | Workforce

The Associated General Contractors of America released a new national plan today detailing measures to stimulate demand for construction. Officials said the plan was needed to reverse construction employment declines that have taken place in 317 out of 337 metro areas since January 2007, according to new data the association released today. “Our goal is… Read More →

Green News Roundup – Energy Efficiency, Green Organizations & More

Energy Efficiency
by in Blogs | Green

Welcome to our weekly green news roundup. This week we’ve gathered stories about energy efficiency auditing, promoting your company as a green organization and more. Please feel free to send along any interesting stories you’d like to see in the roundup to Also visit AZ Green Scene for informative articles about sustainability efforts in… Read More →