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JLL sells first Downtown Phoenix apartments of new cycle

Proxy 333 totals 69,335 square feet and 118 units at 333 E. McKinley St., between Third and Fourth Streets in Downtown Phoenix.
by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage | Multi-Family | Newsmakers

The first urban apartment project to be constructed and traded in Downtown Phoenix’s post-recession real estate upswing has sold this week in a $21.8 million deal brokered by the Phoenix office of JLL. Named Proxy 333, the project totals 118 highly amenitized urban multifamily units located in the heart of downtown’s Evans-Churchill neighborhood. The Proxy 333… Read More →

Monroe Building debuts new urban form landscape design

Monroe Building
by in AZRE Magazine

The Monroe Building in Downtown Phoenix debuted a revitalized new landscape plan designed to enhance the walkability of the area in concert with a broader downtown initiative, known as the Downtown Phoenix Urban Form Project. The Monroe Building resides in the most walkable area of the Valley with a Walkscore of 96. The building’s latest… Read More →

New listing aims to bring new life to Grand Avenue Arts District

Aerial shot of the McKinley and Pierce assemblage of property along the Grand Avenue Arts District in Downtown Phoenix. (Photo courtesy of Real Living Success Reality)
by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage | New to Market

The former La Patisserie Bakery, located at 1317 W. McKinley Street in the middle of the blossoming Grand Avenue Arts District in Downtown Phoenix, is available for sale along with several other adjacent parcels. The property is a mixture of multifamily and commercial zoning properties totaling 1.19 acres for $2,125,000, which is the largest assemblage of available property along… Read More →

Watch Mayor Stanton shoot hoops tonight at tech fundraiser

123RF.com, Dave Broberg

DoubleDutch, the City of Phoenix and Downtown Phoenix, Inc. have teamed up to host the first-ever Valley Oop! three-on-three startup basketball tournament. Valley Oop! will bring together 24 teams – including one led by Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton – from 1:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday, August 19 at Talking Stick Resort Arena. Stanton and DoubleDutch CEO… Read More →

Galvanize signs lease at the Monroe Building

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Denver-based tech firm Galvanize is joining the growing family of technology entrepreneurs at The Monroe Building in downtown Phoenix. The Denver-based start-up offering training in software development and data science is bringing its educational programs to the Valley and was drawn to the creative environment at The Monroe Building. Galvanize joins other top tech businesses… Read More →

Blue Hound’s new head bartender serves summer line-up

Blue Hound

Blue Hound Kitchen & Cocktails in Downtown Phoenix has a new head bartender leading the charge, Noah Momyer. “It doesn’t take a lot of ingredients to make a killer drink, just proper measurements and technique,” says Noah. This emphasis on substance over flash defines Noah’s approach to cocktailing, a vision honed over his decade-long career… Read More →

Bitter & Twisted will serve tacos and more at this pop-up dinner

Bitter & Twisted

One of Downtown Phoenix’s hottest bars, Bitter & Twisted Cocktail Parlour, is hosting a pop-up dinner, featuring the culinary delights of the bar’s Chef Bob Tam and the restaurant, Tacos Chiwas. On July 31, for $58.88 folks can enjoy an 8-course meal by Tam and the husband-and-wife team at Tacos Chiwas, Armando Hernandez and Nadia Holguin… Read More →

ViaWest buys downtown Phoenix industrial facility

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by in AZRE Magazine | Industrial

Phoenix-based ViaWest Group closed on its sixth industrial acquisition in the past eighteen months, further expanding its Southwestern U.S. focused industrial platform. ViaWest purchased an 89,423-square-foot industrial building for $5.76 million. The building is located directly across from Chase Field near the corner of 7th Street and Jackson Street centered in the heart of downtown Phoenix. The seller was… Read More →

20 Phoenix restaurants you should try out

Commercial Development - AZRE Magazine January/February 2012

Phoenix is home to a unique dining scene that only started to gain traction recently. There are a variety of great dining options here in Phoenix, but it can be so hard deciding where. We compiled a list of some great spots to check out during while you’re in Phoenix. Just don’t forget to bring… Read More →

Downtown Phoenix food scene continues to grow

downtown Phoenix food

The food scene in downtown Phoenix has gone to the next level and is thriving, opening up new opportunities for businesses and for people who like adventure. According to dtphx.org, there has been a plan to help create 60 new restaurants and bars downtown since 2008. And their research shows that from 2007-2013, revenue has… Read More →

Club Pilates expands to Downtown Phoenix

Club Pilates

One of the nation’s fastest growing and most popular fitness franchises has expanded to Downtown Phoenix with a brand new location in The Monroe Building, near Monroe Street and First Avenue. San Diego-based Club Pilates is now open on the ground floor of the building located at 111 W. Monroe Street bringing an extensive array of Pilates… Read More →

LUSTRE Rooftop Bar hosts Freedom Fourth Pool Party

Rooftop bar

The rooftop bar and pool deck at the Kimpton Hotel Palomar is going to be popping this Fourth of July as it hosts the Freedom Fourth Pool Party at LUSTRE Rooftop Bar in downtown Phoenix. On Saturday, July 2. folks will get to party and enjoy the pool starting at 11 a.m. Non-hotel guests have… Read More →

CBRE will market mixed-use Block 23 project

Block 23
by in AZRE Magazine | Office

CBRE will be marketing the three-story, 155,000 square-feet office portion of Block 23 at CityScape, the mixed-used project being developed by RED Development in downtown Phoenix. The property, located at the southeast corner of Washington and First Streets, is referred to as Block 23 because of its location in the original city plan. Jerry Roberts and… Read More →

Advocates buy historic Roland’s Market

Roland's Market
by in AZRE Magazine

A team of downtown Phoenix advocates have purchased the historic Roland’s Market building in downtown Phoenix, and will restore it to create an iconic space in the growing Eastlake Park and Garfield neighborhoods. The 4,800 square-foot, multi-use property at 1505 E.. Van Buren St. was purchased for $270,000. Roland’s Market is available to lease, and… Read More →