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Gilbert among best cities for families

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With Father’s Day coming up on Sunday and the school year making way to free time with family, the personal finance social network WalletHub today followed up on its analysis of the Best & Worst Places to Staycation in 2014 with an in-depth look at the Best & Worst Cities for Families. WalletHub compared each… Read More →

Goodyear is U.S.’ 6th fastest-growing city


The city of Goodyear is the sixth fastest-growing city in the United States, according to rankings released by the U.S. Census Bureau on Thursday. The Census Bureau ranked the top 15 fastest-growing cities in the U.S. with San Marcos, Texas coming in as No. 1. The town of Gilbert, which came in at No. 12,… Read More →

Flancer’s Café & Pizzeria serves prickly pear perfection

Flancer's Mesa

Flancer’s Café & Pizzeria has two locations in Gilbert and Mesa. The restaurant features salads, sandwiches and pizzas with unique flare. However, Flancer’s has become a local favorite because of its use of the prickly pear. How did the prickly pear become a favorite among diners? Owner Jeff Flancer explains that the prickly pear items… Read More →

Commercial Properties, Inc., announces 22,186 sf office space lease in Gilbert

1030 N Colorado Street
by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage

Commercial Properties, Inc. is pleased to announce the lease of 22,186 SF of office space located at 1030 North Colorado Boulevard in Gilbert, Arizona. Tyson Breinholt of CPI’s Tempe Office represented the new tenant, Ready Auto Transport, LLC, in this transaction. The property is a 37,037 SF multi-tenant building just east of South Country Club… Read More →

American TapHouse rolls out new happy hour

American TapHOuse Pretzel HH

American TapHouse, a high-energy, family-oriented restaurant, is rolling out a brand new happy hour that offers delicious award-winning food at a price everyone can smile about. Open since November of 2013, the Gilbert restaurant is a great dining spot in the East Valley with plenty to offer. Seven days a week at American TapHouse you… Read More →

New East Valley Women’s Professional Group Launches


The Phoenix-metro-based Women of Scottsdale and Central Phoenix Women groups proudly announce the launch of a third, localized chapter, East Valley Women being added to serve women business professionals who live or work in Tempe, Mesa, Gilbert, and Chandler. East Valley Women will meet on the third Tuesday of every month from 7:30am to 9am… Read More →

Orbital Begins Building 81 Satellites in Gilbert


Orbital Sciences Corporation, one of the world’s leading space technology companies, announced that it has started production of 81 satellites for the Iridium NEXT program as part of a contract between Orbital and Iridium’s prime contractor, French-Italian aerospace company Thales Alenia Space. Orbital will complete the assembly, integration, test and launch support phases for this… Read More →

Gilbert Will Host USA BMX Open House


Representatives from the Town of Gilbert will host a second open house on April 8, from 6pm-8pm, at the Council Chambers at Town Hall, to discuss the potential partnership with USA BMX to develop a new facility in Gilbert. This open house will address the details of a potential agreement to go before Council for… Read More →

Local salt company launches new bacon products


Local salt purveyors Aaron and Liz Eckburg have been busy. These two serial entrepreneurs have parlayed their love of pork products and salt and have launched a new line of bacon aptly named, “Bring Home the Bacon” this month at the Gilbert and Fountain Hills Farmers’ Markets, and are working to bring it to local… Read More →

Banner Estrella offers new weight loss services


As the obesity rate continues to rise in the nation, Banner Estrella Medical Center will soon offer a broad range of new weight loss services for adults who are overweight or morbidly obese. The services will bring bariatric surgery options to Banner Estrella and serve as an extension of the distinguished bariatric program at Banner… Read More →

Copper Point Business Park Sells for $12.75M

Copper Point, ORION
by in Brokerage

ORION Investment Real Estate announced the closing of Copper Point Business Park, a three-building, two-story, Class-A office/retail complex, located in the Gilbert, for $12.75M ($117 per SF) to West Coast Capital Partners. “Copper Point was an excellent strategic addition to West Coast Capital Partnersí portfolio.  As an underperforming, yet well located and very attractive asset,… Read More →

Jennifer Graves Joins Gilbert's Office of Real Estate and Economic Development

Graves, Jennifer
by in Economic Development | Newsmakers

Gilbert, Arizona’s Office of Real Estate and Economic Development has hired Jennifer Graves, CEcD, as Business Retention and Expansion Economic Development Administrator. Jennifer brings more than 13 years of economic development experience ranging in market research, strategic planning, and business retention and expansion. Jennifer earned an MS in Applied Economics from the University of North… Read More →

Gilbert approves Saint Xavier University Development

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The Gilbert Town Council approved a development agreement on Thursday, Nov. 7 that will allow for the construction of Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) 87,000- square-foot satellite campus in the downtown Heritage District of Gilbert, Arizona. The proposed four-story building will provide students premier access to state-of-the-art technology, smart classrooms, nursing labs and student lounges, as… Read More →

Bioindustry honors Innovators at AZBio Awards


The Arizona Bioindustry Association (AZBio) today announced that more than 350 leaders from across the State of Arizona will be gathering at the Phoenix Convention Center on October 10, 2013 to celebrate AZBio’s 10thanniversary as Arizona’s statewide bioindustry association and to recognize the leaders, innovators and companies that are making Arizona one of the fastest… Read More →