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CBRE completes $12.3 million sale of Goodwill portfolio

by in AZRE Magazine

CBRE completed the sale of two single-tenant, net-leased Goodwill retailers located at 6161 W. Bell Rd., in Glendale and 2933 S, 99th Ave., in Tolleson. The portfolio sale commanded a price of $12.3 million and included an additional parcel of land, totaling 27,473 square feet, located adjacent to the Tolleson Goodwill. Joseph R. Compagno, Barry Gabel and Chris… Read More →

BestCompaniesAZ will host diversity and inclusion career event

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BestCompaniesAZ is hosting its annual Diversity & Inclusion Career Event in partnership with Career Connectors on Sept. 26 at the Hyatt Regency Phoenix, 122 North Second St., Phoenix, AZ,  85004, from 2 p.m. – 4 p.m.  The event is free to job seekers but advance registration is required at A roster of award-winning companies will… Read More →

SimonCRE to build Goodwill in Surprise

by in AZRE Magazine | Construction | Retail

Commercial real estate developer SimonCRE recently purchased 2.13 Acres of land on the southwest corner of Greenway Road and Cotton Lane to develop a 25,036-square-foot building for Goodwill. Goodwill will be joining Pet Club and CVS in the Sierra Montana Crossing Center across from Marketplace at Prasada. SimonCRE plans to break ground July 26th with… Read More →

Velocity Retail Group completes high-profile deals

Following is a summary of recent retail transactions completed by Velocity Retail Group, LLC. Goodwill to Replace Former Safeway at 39th Ave. and Pinnacle Peak Velocity Retail Group’s Andy Kroot represented Goodwill of Central Arizona in the lease of a space at the northeast corner of 39th Ave. and Pinnacle Peak Rd. in north Phoenix.… Read More →

Velocity Retail Group comes out with 14 new transactions

Following is a summary of 14 recent retail transactions completed by Velocity Retail Group, LLC. Beall’s Outlet to Open at Westporte Village Beall’s Outlet will soon open a new location in Peoria, Arizona. The 23,600 square foot space is located in Westporte Village at the southeast corner of 67th Avenue and Peoria, Velocity Retail Group’s… Read More →

Michael Pollack donates $50,000 to Goodwill

Over the years, Michael Pollack has generously donated $4.6 million dollars between his cash donations, discounted/free rent and other in-kind contributions to Goodwill of Central Arizona.  This week, Pollack announced he will donate $50,000 to Goodwill’s primary fundraiser, Evening of Goodwill in October. “He has been a long-standing supporter of Goodwill and we appreciate his… Read More →

Marcus & Millichap closes the sale of 3 properties


Wells Fargo Marcus & Millichap announced the sale of Wells Fargo Ground Lease, a 4,692-square foot net-leased property located in Marana, AZ, according to Don Morrow, regional manager of the firm’s Phoenix office. The asset sold for $2,118,000. Jamie Medress and Mark Ruble, investment specialists in Marcus & Millichap’s Phoenix office, had the exclusive listing… Read More →

Goodwill presents 4th Annual Little Black Dress Challenge

Phoenix Fashion Week is challenging Arizona fashionistas to visit any of the 67 Goodwill locations in Arizona to search the many clothing racks, find the perfect project dress and re-purpose it into their interpretation of the iconic Little Black Dress as a part of the 4th Annual Little Black Dress Challenge, presented by Goodwill. “We are thrilled… Read More →

Colliers Brokers Collect Children’s Books for Charity

by in AZRE Magazine | In The Spotlight

A group of brokers from Colliers International in Greater Phoenix recently donated over 5,000 books to several local charities. Colliers’ Team Literacy consisted of Kathy Foster, senior vice president; Phil Breidenbach, executive vice president; Lindsey Carlson, vice president; Peter Nieman, executive vice president; and Sandy Machado, marketing coordinator. The brokers collected mostly children’s books such… Read More →

ZELL reports recent retail transactions

by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage | In The Spotlight

ZELL Commercial Real Estate Services, Inc., a full service shopping center management and leasing firm based in Phoenix, Arizona announces the following retail lease transactions: HERBAL NAILS & SPA GOING TO MARKETPLACE AT LINCOLN IN SCOTTSDALE, ARIZONA  Herbal Nails & Spa, offering organic nail, facial and waxing services, has leased 1,255 square feet in the… Read More →

Goodwill gets $30K Bank of America grant

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Goodwill of Central Arizona recently received a $30,000 grant from the Bank of America Charitable Foundation that will provide funding to Goodwill’s Computer and Customer Service Training (CCST) program. The grant is part of the bank’s focus on supporting local workforce development programs. Goodwill of Central Arizona offers CCST training programs on-site at four (West… Read More →

Goodwill holds job fair in Tempe

Goodwill of Central Arizona is holding a job fair on Thursday, June 5 at the Embassy Suites Hotel, located at 4400 S. Rural Road in Tempe. The event will take place from noon to 4 p.m. with over 40 employers and nearly 1,400 available positions. Companies such as State Farm, Banner Health, Safety Services, Mobile… Read More →

Goodwill Partners With Fresh Start; Ribbon Cutting Today!

Goodwill of Central Arizona and Fresh Start Women’s Foundation have formed a new partnership aimed at helping women find self-sustaining employment. Goodwill Career Center in Chandler now houses a team of Fresh Start staff delivering services throughout the week, including Social Work support, Career Readiness training, and Self Esteem resources to prepare for interviews.  Fresh… Read More →

Artigue Agency Expands Growing Sports Practice

by in Business News | Marketing | Sports

Local marketing communications firm, The Artigue Agency has announced the addition of several new clients to its growing sports practice.  Led by sports marketing veteran Ray Artigue, the firm’s new clients include Junior Golf Association of Arizona (JGAA), Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame, former Phoenix Suns star and NBA veteran Eddie Johnson, Patriot All-America at… Read More →