Del Webb Archives

EPS adds Richard Hoppe to their Land Development Division

by in AZRE Magazine | Newsmakers

EPS Group, Inc. (EPS), a locally-owned Arizona full service civil engineering firm, announced the addition of Richard Hoppe to their Land Development Division. Hoppe has been in the engineering profession for over 35 years with experience in engineering, master planning, design of major land development projects, and infrastructure improvements. Past positions include City Engineer for… Read More →

Ashton Woods Tops List of Most Trusted Builders in America

by in Featured | Real Estate

Trust is the new currency by which customers evaluate the merits of new-home builders, according to ground-breaking national research of more than 21,500 new- home shoppers in the Lifestory Research Most Trusted Builders in America Study SM. The study finds that three-fourths of customers (76 percent) report that trust is a critical criterion by which… Read More →

Del E. Webb: A Pioneer In Arizona's Construction Industry

Frank Lloyd Wright, AZRE Magazine May/June 2011

From high school dropout to New York Yankees owner to renowned construction mogul, Del E. Webb created a company that evolved into one of the largest developers in the state and the U.S., thus earning him the crown as the most influential person in Arizona’s commercial real estate history over the past 100 years. Born… Read More →

Centennial Series: Significant Infrastructure In Arizona History

Significant Infrastructure - AZRE Magazine March/April 2011
by in Construction

AZRE’s Centennial Series for this issue focuses on 100 years of infrastructure. Find out what is ranked as the most significant infrastructure in Arizona history: INTERSTATE HIGHWAY SYSTEM Construction completed for the I-10: 1956-58, I-17: 1954, I-40: 1961-84 I-10: A major East-West interstate highway, it runs from California, enters Arizona, continues through Phoenix and Tucson and exits… Read More →