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Colliers International Leasing Historic Speakeasy Space at Crowne Plaza San Marcos

The Crowne Plaza San Marcos Resort
by in New to Market | Retail

The Crowne Plaza San Marcos Resort is bringing forward a portion of its historic property for commercial lease for the first time in more than 15 years. The San Marcos Resort opened in 1913 to much fanfare and served as a playground for the rich and famous. With Arizona’s first grass golf course, it played… Read More →

Construction employment stalls in August

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Construction employment stagnated in August, while the industry unemployment rate fell and a majority of companies reported difficulty finding workers, according to an analysis of new government data and an industry survey by the Associated General Contractors of America. Association officials called for education and immigration reform measures needed to ensure an adequate supply of… Read More →

Cooper, Cardinal and Company sell apartment complex

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Cooper, Cardinal and Company LLC, a boutique multi-family investment brokerage firm with headquarters in Phoenix, Arizona, recently closed the transaction for Rossmore Apartments, an 26-unit multi-family community located in Glendale, Arizona near Westgate City Center and Historic Glendale District. The sale price of $635,000 represents a capitalization rate of 7.10% on Proforma income. It equates… Read More →

De Rito Partners Announces Recent Transactions

SanTan Village Furniture Center photo - August deals
by in Business News

New bike shop opening in Tempe The Pedal Bike Shop signed a lease for 3,763 square feet at 405 W. University Drive, near the Arizona State University campus. The shopping center is located at the southeast corner of University Drive and Wilson Street in Tempe. De Rito Partners’ brokers John Palmieri and Chris Corso represented… Read More →

Metro North Corporate Park Signs 2 New Leases

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Metro North Corporate Park recently signed the following two new Leases at their 13450 N. Black Canyon Highway facility in Phoenix, Arizona. The State of Arizona signed a 30,000 s.f. five-year Lease and will be utilizing the space for its Department of Economic Security – Child Protective Services Division.  The space will be used primarily… Read More →

Construction Spending Rises 0.6 Percent in July

Bernards & Construction

The nation’s builders were busy in July as construction spending increased 0.6 percent to $900.8 billion—the largest upswing in four years—according to the Sept. 3 report by the U.S. Commerce Department. Nonresidential construction spending also rose 0.6 percent in July, but is down 0.8 percent compared to one year ago. Private nonresidential construction spending grew… Read More →

2009 Large Business HR Director Of The Year Honoree

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Name: Anna Haugen Title: Manager of Human Capital Company: Direct Alliance Corporation Years with city: 6 Years in current position: 4 Year incorporated: 1993 Employees in AZ: 650 Employees in HR dept.: 9 www.directalliance.com At Tempe-based Direct Alliance Corporation, talent acquisition and retention are more than just important — they are a top priority. Manager… Read More →

2009 Medium Business HR Director Of The Year Honoree

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Name: Bruce Gardner Title: Human Resources Director Company: Town of Queen Creek Years with city: 2.5 Years in current position: 2.5 Year incorporated: 1989 Employees in AZ: 230 Employees in HR department: 5 www.queencreek.org Explosive growth was the norm not so long ago in Arizona, but there probably weren’t many people wondering about its impact… Read More →

2009 Small Business HR Director Of The Year Honoree

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Name: Camille McCaleb Title: Vice President of Human Resources and Operations Company: Creative Business Resources Years with company: 4 Years in current position: 4 Company established: 1997 Employees in AZ: 25 Employees in HR department: 3 www.cbri.com Progressive companies know there’s more to filling job openings than simply interviewing people and hiring warm bodies. At… Read More →

Best of the Best Awards 2009: Entertainment

AJ’s Fine Foods Best of the Best 2009 presented by Ranking Arizona
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Entertainment Honoree: Wine Specialty Shops AJ’s Fine Foods AJ’s Fine Foods provides an unparalleled shopping experience that delights the senses. As Arizona’s leading gourmet and specialty store, AJ’s offers the highest level of customer service and attention to detail. AJ’s Cellar Masters are on hand in every location to recommend new varietal experiences and to suggest… Read More →

Best of the Best Awards 2009: Real Estate Residential

Pulte Homes - Best of the Best 2009 presented by Ranking Arizona
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Real Estate Residential Honoree: Homebuilders: 12 developments or more Pulte Homes and the Communities of Del Webb Building on a reputation of quality home construction and commitment to superior customer satisfaction, Pulte Homes and the Communities of Del Webb provides customers a home buying, building and living experience second to none. With more than 90… Read More →

Best of the Best Awards 2009: Manufacturing & Technology

The Go Daddy Group Inc. - Best of the Best Awards 2009 presented by Ranking Arizona
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Manufacturing & Technology Honoree: Software Companies The Go Daddy Group Inc. GoDaddy.com is the quintessential American success story — take a good idea, serve customers with low-priced products, innovate related products, mix in marketing “magic” and relentlessly improve en route to industry dominance. In 2000, Bob Parsons opened GoDaddy.com as a domain registrar. Why? He… Read More →

Best of the Best Awards 2009: Real Estate Commercial

CB Richard Ellis - Best of the Best Awards 2009 presented by Ranking Arizona
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Real Estate Commercial Honoree: Brokerage Firms: 25 brokers or more CB Richard Ellis CB Richard Ellis has been serving clients in Arizona for more than 55 years, becoming a dominant player in the state’s commercial real estate market. From leasing, acquisitions and sales, marketing and consulting, it has earned a reputation as a respected leader… Read More →

Best of the Best Awards 2009: Healthcare

St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center - Best of the Best Awards 2009 presented by Ranking Arizona
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Healthcare Honoree: Acute Care Hospitals: 325 beds or more St. Joseph’s Hospital & Medical Center The largest hospital in Arizona, St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center is known for excellent patient care, medical education and research. The hospital offers a wide range of services to treat the most severely ill and injured in the community.… Read More →