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Winnresidential Adds Apartment Portfolio in Arizona

by in Brokerage | Business News

WinnResidential, the property management arm of WinnCompanies, announced today that it has assumed management responsibilities for Highridge Costa Investors, a leading developer and asset manager, at six of their multifamily communities in the state of Arizona. As a part of this partnership, WinnResidential will take over the property management, maintenance and leasing for all six… Read More →

Mixed-Use Developers Urged To Plan For Defect Claims Before Signing Contract

Mixed Use Development

Developers of mixed-use projects can reduce the likelihood of costly construction defect litigation by anticipating risk and allocating responsibility at the time of contract. Unfortunately, developers often assume that the standard industry forms provide sufficient protection. These forms, however, rely heavily on good faith for resolution of issues in the future. There are certain approaches… Read More →

The Long View

The Long View 2008

By Melissa Bordow In real estate, as in love, beauty is in the eye of the beholder. So when you ask major players in the Valley’s office-condominium market how attractive it is, you’ll get wildly divergent answers. On one hand, brokers, bankers and economists can tell you what the numbers say: Office-condo sales have lost… Read More →