January-February 2011 Archives

Top Things to Do This Week

Ballet Arizona
by in Date Night | Events | Lifestyle

It’s the week of Valentine’s Day, which means that this weekend will have plenty of lovely events to attend. Watch the sad love story of “La Bayadère: The Temple Dancer” at Arizona Ballet or see the majestic Arabian Horse Show and be awed by the beautiful creatures. No matter what you do this weekend, make… Read More →

Tips to stay in style in Scottsdale

by in Lifestyle | Style

Fashion trends come and go in a flash. So how’s a girl to know what’s “in” and what’s “soooo last season?” The Scottsdale Convention & Visitors Bureau reached out to the style experts at Scottsdale Fashion Square who provided these tips for staying on trend with the hottest fall looks. * Everything old is new… Read More →

CEO Series: Roy Vallee

Roy Vallee, Chairman & CEO of Avnet - AZ Business Magazine Jan/Feb 2011

Long-time member talks technology, dealing with global economic problems, adapting to the changing world of technology, and more. Roy Vallee Title: Chairman and CEO Company: Avnet How you would you assess the current state of your industry? Things are going pretty well for technology. Calendar 2010 will be a very good year by historical standards… Read More →

Multi-Family: Apache ASL Trails Apartments

Apache Trails ASL Apartments, AZRE January/February 2011
by in Multi-Family

APACHE ASL TRAILS APARTMENTS Developer: Cardinal Capital Management General contractor: Adolfson & Peterson Construction Architect: WSM Architects Location:  2428 E. Apache Blvd., Tempe Size: 97,843 SF The $10.2M project will be a unique community for deaf seniors across the U.S. when completed in 2Q 2011. The 75-unit development will incorporate state-of-the-art technology for its deaf residents. The owner has retained… Read More →

Medical: Surprise Medical Plaza At The City

Surprise Medical Plaza, AZRE July/August 2011
by in Medical

SURPRISE MEDICAL PLAZA AT THE CITY Developer: Ensemble DevMan of Arizona General contractor: TBD Architect: Matthew Budge Associates Architects Location: Statler Blvd. & Litchfield Rd., Surprise Size: 35,400 SF Construction on the medical office building is slated to begin December 2010 and finish in July 2011. The project will be anchored by a Banner Health… Read More →

Multi-Family: Devine Legacy On Central

Devine Legacy, AZRE January/February 2011
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DEVINE LEGACY ON CENTRAL Developer: Native American Connections General contractor: Adolfson & Peterson Construction Architect: Pyatok Architects and Perlman Design Group Location:  4570 N. Central Ave., Phoenix Size: 100,340 SF The $10.6M project is a 65-unit affordable housing community for working families. The urban design will include a mix of studio, 1-, 2- and 3-bedroom units, and will incorporate a… Read More →

Retail: Majerle's Old Town Scottsdale

Majerle's Old Town, AZRE January/February 2011
by in Retail

MAJERLE’S OLD TOWN SCOTTSDALE Developer: Majerle Group/Triyar Companies General contractor: Alexander Building Co. Architect: Reece Angel Rowe Architects Location:  SEC Camelback and Saddlebag, Scottsdale Size: 4,500 SF A fourth Majerle’s Sports Grill will join Valley locations in Phoenix, Chandler and Goodyear. The $1.2M Scottsdale location will be part of a 3-tenant project scheduled to open 1Q 2011. Retail: Majerle's Old… Read More →

Education: Prescott College Student Housing

Prescott College Student Housing, AZRE January/February 2011
by in Education

PRESCOTT COLLEGE STUDENT HOUSING Developer: Prescott College General contractor: Haley Construction, Inc. Architect: Weddle Gilmore Architects Location:  220 Grove Ave., Prescott Size: 35,000 SF Prescott College is developing a $7M housing project focused on providing on-campus independent living facilities for students. The project will consist of 3 multi-level townhome style buildings along the banks of Butte Creek. It is targeting… Read More →

Education: West-Mec Aviation Training Center

West-MEC Aviation Training Center, AZRE January/February 2011
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WEST-MEC AVIATION TRAINING CENTER Developer: Western Maricopa Education Center Public School District General contractor: McCarthy Building Companies Architect: DLR Group Location:  6801 N. Glen Harbor Blvd., Glendale Size: 60,000 SF The $7.5M project includes a 40,000 SF, 2-story building with 7 classrooms, labs and meeting space, and a 20,000 SF hangar-type building for a paint booth, airplane engines, library, computer… Read More →

Education: Grand Canyon University Student Recreation Center

Grand Canyon University Student Rec Center, AZRE January/February 2011
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GRAND CANYON UNIVERSITY STUDENT RECREATION CENTER Developer: N/A General contractor: UEB Builders Architect: Architekton Location:  3300 W. Camelback Rd., Phoenix Size: 55,000 SF The $10M, 2-story center will serve as a practice facility for the men’s and women’s basketball teams and the wrestling team. It will include locker rooms, athletic training facilities and a fitness center for students and staff.… Read More →