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General contractors selected for Banner-University Medical Center

Courtesy of Shepley Bulfinch

The general contractors have been selected for an 11-story tower that will replace the 40-year-old portion of the hospital at Banner – University Medical Center Tucson. Pending zoning approvals, Sundt I DPR, A Joint Venture, will begin preparing the site and utilities late this year, with construction starting in early 2016. The facility is expected… Read More →

Technology carries real estate through healthcare changes

A nurse sits at the iCare ICU Program at Banner Desert in Mesa.

A patient sits in the ICU at Banner Health’s Fairbanks Memorial Hospital in Alaska. It’s late, many of the staff have gone home. He watches the glowing blinks of the machines monitoring his vital signs lighting the room in little blue and green bursts. Suddenly, a nurse is beckoned to his bedside by an abnormal… Read More →

Valley Brokers and Agents Get Competitive for Charity

CPI Team Captain, Chad Neppl, Trent Rustan, Jason Price, Tiffany Armenta-Birdwell, Brian Ruddle
by in Events

If real estate professionals know how to do something well, it’s handle competition. For the last 16 years, hundreds of local brokers worked year-round to raise donations for charity. Then, they set aside five hours of from their busy schedules to really tough it out in bouts of jumbo Jenga and bocce ball. On Feb.… Read More →

Construction Set To Begin on 3rd SkySong Building


Construction is set to begin on the third office building at SkySong, The ASU Scottsdale Innovation Center, continuing the momentum on one of the most successful commercial development projects in Arizona over the past few years. With the first two office buildings at SkySong almost fully leased, work will begin on SkySong III on August… Read More →

Collaborative Effort Pays Off as UA's HSEB Celebrates Grand Opening


The official grand opening of the new Health Sciences Education Building on the Phoenix Biomedical Campus was also the celebration of a collaborative effort on the part of two general contractors and two architectural firms. In an unprecedented collaboration, the 6-story, $135M, 268,000 SF facility was built so the state could expand its medical education… Read More →

Medical: Banner Health Center – Maricopa

Banner Health Center Maricopa, AZRE July/August 2011
by in Medical

BANNER HEALTH CENTER – MARICOPA Developer: Banner Health General contractor: DPR Architect: SmithGroup Location: SWC of Alan Stephens Parkway and Porter Rd., Maricopa Size: 40,000 SF (Phase I) The $17.2M Banner Health Center will be located at The Wells retail center. It will be built in phases that will allow the center to expand to more than 80,000 SF. Phase… Read More →

Retail: Riggs Gateway

Riggs Gateway, AZRE July/August 2008
by in Retail

RIGGS GATEWAY Developer: Diversified Partners General contractor: TBD Architect: Kurt D. Reed Associates Location: NEC Arizona Ave. & Riggs Road, Chandler Size: 254,000 SF on 34 acres The $50 Million center will have 254,000 SF of retail space with an anchor store with more than 100,000 SF. There will be one additional major box of 28,000… Read More →