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Wasson builds new retail center, demolishes iconic building

Wasson completed construction on a 13,000-square-foot retail building at Mesa Riverview housing tenants such as Fired Pie, Aspen Dental, Starbucks, Menchie's Frozen Yogurt and Mattress Firm.
by in AZRE Magazine | Construction | Retail

For Mesa-based Wasson Commercial Contracting, it’s in with the new and down with the old at two construction sites in the Valley. Wasson completed construction on a 13,000-square-foot retail building at the NEC of Dobson and Bass Pro Drive at Mesa Riverview. As that project was going up, Wasson was salvaging the building that once… Read More →

One Scottsdale marketing assignment awarded to Cushman & Wakefield

One Scottsdale
by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage

DMB, in partnership with Macerich, has awarded Cushman & Wakefield the marketing assignment for the nearly 14-acre, mixed-use commercial core of One Scottsdale in Scottsdale, Ariz. Cushman & Wakefield Land Division Executive Managing Director Brent Moser, Senior Vice President Michael Sutton, Associate Brooks Griffith and Retail Division Vice President Brent Mallonee have the sale assignment for the mixed… Read More →

Commercial real estate visionary Rusty Lyon dies

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by in AZRE Magazine

The man behind popular projects such as Scottsdale Fashion Square, Chandler Fashion Square, Biltmore Fashion Park and The Boulders Resort, Rusty Lyon, passed away this month. A Celebration of Life Service is planned for Lyon on Nov. 2 at 2 p.m. at Scottsdale Bible Church at 7601 E. Shea Blvd. in Scottsdale. Lyon served at… Read More →

Valley Partnership announces new class of advocates

Valley Partnership advocate
by in AZRE Magazine | Events

Valley Partnership prides itself as the premier advocacy group for responsible development in Arizona, which is largely possible due to the proactivity and engagement of its members on development issues. Each year members share knowledge and experiences with a new class of aspiring professionals within various areas of the commercial real estate industry through the Valley Partnership Advocates Program.… Read More →

Valley Partnership announces 2016 board leadership

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by in AZRE Magazine | Newsmakers

Valley Partnership named Molly Ryan Carson, Vice President of Ryan Companies US, Inc. as its 2016 Chairperson. The commercial real estate industry group also named new board members and committee chairs. “I am honored to be the incoming Valley Partnership Chair and help continue our mission to advocate for responsible development,” Ryan Carson said. “We… Read More →

Project News: September/October 2015

The Row, Chandler

Rowing Away The Row, a retail and entertainment property destined to kickstart downtown Chandler’s culture hub, has been delayed. As of press time, The Row’s expected 2015 groundbreaking is being delayed due to City of Chandler and developer agreements that need to be finalized. An issue, as reported by the Arizona Republic, includes potential need… Read More →

The changing face of development: Cheryl Lombard

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If Valley Partnership is the voice of responsible development in the Valley, new CEO and President Cheryl Lombard is expected to be the deep breath behind it.  In mid-March, she transitioned from being director of government relations at The Nature Conservancy in Arizona to the leader of Valley Partnership. “We were looking for a transformative… Read More →

Macerich upgrading Arrowhead Towne Center

Arrowhead Towne Center Project Rendering (2)

Macerich today announced details of key updates planned for Arrowhead Towne Center, its dominant West Valley retail property that also will welcome a new, 25,000-square-foot H&M. Up-to-the-moment, technology-focused new amenities are a major focus of the interior and exterior renovation at Arrowhead Towne Center that starts this spring and will be complete by late 2015.… Read More →

Valley malls offer innovative Santa experience

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by in Eat | Experience AZ Magazine | Play

Chandler Fashion Center and Scottsdale Fashion Square  introduces a thoroughly modern, extraordinarily experiential visit with Santa C — the new Santa HQ, presented by HGTV. Set to open on November 8th at Chandler Fashion Center and November 15th at Scottsdale Fashion Square, HGTV’s Santa HQ invites families to experience the unparalleled wonder of Santa’s world… Read More →

Thirsty Lion Gastropub & Grill opening in Scottsdale

Marcella's Advertising shoot. -- photo by Mark W. Lipczynski copyright 2009

Thirsty Lion Gastropub & Grill is excited to announce its second Arizona location at Scottsdale Fashion Square, following the success of their first valley location that opened in the Valley, at Tempe Marketplace, in 2011. The gastropub will open its doors to the public in February of 2015 and will feature 8,500 square feet of… Read More →

AzTAP lends a hand for success

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by in AZRE Magazine | Featured

When cities face complex land use and real estate issues amidst a multitude of opinions and interests, ULI Arizona helps make experts in the industry available to provide strategic advice. Amy Malloy, senior development manager at Macerich, joined ULI Arizona’s Technical Assistance Panel (AzTAP) committee eight years ago after receiving AzTAP assistance for downtown redevelopment… Read More →

John C. Lincoln Sonoran Health and Emergency Center Opens Dec. 9

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John C. Lincoln’s Sonoran Health and Emergency Center, located on 22 acres south of Carefree Highway and Sonoran Boulevard near Interstate 17 in North Phoenix, will open to the public on Monday, Dec. 9. The $18M Sonoran Health and Emergency Center is a 40,000 SF facility with emergency services, medical imaging and breast health screening… Read More →

Retail: It’s a New Reality

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by in Featured | Small Biz

As municipalities all across Arizona have seen their general funds strongly impacted over the last several years due in part to significant drops in sales tax revenue, the importance of a vibrant/strong retail sector has once again taken on a prominent role. With Arizona cities in some instances relying on retail sales taxes for up… Read More →

John C. Lincoln Unveils North Mountain Hospital Entrance Renovation

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A $5M reconstruction project to redesign and rebuild the entrance of John C. Lincoln North Mountain Hospital at Dunlap Ave. and 2nd St. in Phoenix will be unveiled Nov. 29. The renovation was made possible when David and Joan Lincoln and his sister, Lillian Lincoln Howell – descendants of John C. Lincoln – donated $4M… Read More →