Glendale (Central Az) Archives

Rents spike as vacancy continues to tighten

Market report supplied by Colliers International THE BROADER VIEW The Greater Phoenix multifamily market continued to ride a wave of momentum to start 2015. Robust renter demand for units fueled another vacancy improvement, rents surged and sales prices posted additional gains. Healthy employment growth is the driving force behind renter demand, and the new units… Read More →

Experts: Central sports commission would boost Arizona

The 2015 Super Bowl kicked off an unprecedented run for the Phoenix metro area as the host of mega-sporting events. But if the Valley is going to continue to lure Super Bowls, NCAA championship football games and Final Fours, leaders in the sports community say the current system needs to be improved. “We’re playing with… Read More →

House, Senate panels forward bills to halt Glendale casino

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WASHINGTON – Bills that would halt construction on a Tohono O’odham casino in Glendale passed committees in both the House and the Senate Wednesday. The Keep the Promise Act of 2015 – introduced by Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., and Rep. Trent Franks, R-Glendale – would “prohibit gaming activities on certain Indian land in Arizona until… Read More →

Brookwood Commerce Center sells for $9.9M

DTZ, a global leader in commercial real estate services, announced the $9.9 million sale of Brookwood Commerce Centre, 4425 W. Olive Avenue in Glendale, AZ. United Realty MTA of Mesa, AZ, purchased the 209,182 square foot midrise office building for $9.9 million. Executive Managing Director Eric Wichterman and Senior Vice President Mike Coover of DTZ’s… Read More →

Out West Balloon Fest coming to Glendale

On March 6, 7 and 8, join Out West Balloon Fest and Fun Run at the University of Phoenix in Glendale, Ariz for a weekend filled with much more than hot air.  They will kick off the weekend with a Friday night balloon glow and then more to come through the weekend. From bumblebees, to… Read More →

Technology Center at Talavi sells for $6.25M

by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage | In The Spotlight

Colliers International in Greater Phoenix used its brokers’ connections to bring about the completion of the $6.25 million sale of the Technology Center at Talavi, a Class A multi-tenant and medical office building in Glendale. Phoenix Heart Realty LLC of Glendale purchased the property, located at 5859 West Talavi Boulevard, from Credit Union West of… Read More →

Sunburst Plaza in Glendale closes for $9.3M

by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage | Featured | In The Spotlight

ORION Investment Real Estate announced the sale of Sunburst Plaza in Glendale, located at the Southwest corner of 43rd Avenue and Bell Road in Glendale.  The 103,000 square foot shopping center sold for $9,300,000 to Sunburst Station LLC an entity affiliated with Phillips Edison & Company based in Cincinnati, OH.  The Seller in the transaction was… Read More →

The cost to attend the Super Bowl in Glendale

Unlike alleged Foxboro footballs, ticket and travel costs to pro football’s championship game did not deflate over the weekend.  They went up. Before the conference championship games took place, the average game ticket to Glendale cost $3,374, according to TiqIQ.  Now, the average ticket price is $4,174.50.  That price is only around 2 percent higher… Read More →

Dave & Buster’s will open at Westgate

Dave & Buster’s, the ultimate destination to eat, drink, play and watch, will open at Westgate Entertainment District in Glendale this fall. Westgate’s owner, iStar Financial, will begin construction on a new, 41,000-square-foot building located to the west of AMC Theatres that will expand the existing entertainment district. Dave & Buster’s will join AMC as… Read More →

Westgate hosts free concerts leading up to Super Bowl

by in Eat | Experience AZ Magazine | Featured | Play

You don’t need a ticket to Super Bowl XLIX on Feb. 1 or a VIP party pass to get in on all of the excitement and activities surrounding the big game. Just steps from the stadium, Westgate Entertainment District will be the hub of activity in Glendale with a Super Music Series presented by Bud… Read More →

Westgate turns into a winter wonderland

by in Eat | Experience AZ Magazine | Featured | Play

Westgate Entertainment District transforms into a winter wonderland starting Nov. 25 with the opening of the holiday skating rink, the lighting of the 33-foot holiday tree with over 3,180 sparkling lights, Santa’s official arrival, horse-drawn carriage rides and nightly snowfall. All season long you can get into the holiday spirit and make Westgate your festive… Read More →

Fiesta Bowl gets Vizio as new title sponsor

Fiesta Bowl

The Fiesta Bowl, one of the bowls that is part of the new College Football Playoff rotation, has a new title sponsor, according to ESPN.com’s Brett McMurphy. Electronics giant Vizio will sponsor the Fiesta Bowl. Vizio had sponsored the Rose Bowl for the previous four seasons. For the past 18 years, Tostitos had sponsored the… Read More →

Coyotes Fan Deals at Westgate Start Tonight

Westgate Entertainment District and the Arizona Coyotes have teamed up for the second consecutive year to present fans with pre-game entertainment and activities on the Westgate Plaza prior to the Coyotes Opening Night game on Thursday, October 9 versus the Winnipeg Jets and the team’s second home game against the Los Angeles Kings on Saturday,… Read More →

As You Wish opening 7th studio at Westgate

Local “paint your own” pottery studio, As You Wish, celebrates its 19th anniversary and business success with the opening of its 7th studio in Glendale, Ariz. One of the first paint-your-own pottery studios in the nation and the first in Arizona, As You Wish’s planned 2,109 square-foot studio next to AMC Theatres at the Westgate… Read More →