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Cramer-Krasselt merge Phoenix operations into LaneTerralever

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After a 36-year presence in the Phoenix market, serving clients primarily throughout Arizona and the southwest, one of the nation’s largest independent ad agencies, Cramer-Krasselt (C-K), will merge its Phoenix operations into the Phoenix-based LaneTerralever marketing services agency beginning on Tuesday, November 1. With headquarters in Chicago and offices in New York and Milwaukee, C-K… Read More →

Meritage Homes celebrates delivery of 100,000th home

Steven J. Hilton, co-founder, chairman and chief executive officer of Meritage Homes, and the Meritage Homes team celebrate the delivery of the 100,000th home at a ribbon cutting ceremony in Peoria.

Meritage Homes Corporation (NYSE:MTH) announced it has completed and will soon close the sale of its 100,000th home. A celebration took place Oct. 14 in Phoenix to commemorate this milestone with the 100,000th homeowner. “Knowing that we are about to deliver Meritage’s 100,000th home brings an overwhelming sense of achievement for the company and for me personally,”… Read More →

Meritage Homes donating mortgage-free home to veteran


Operation Homefront and Meritage Homes Corporation (NYSE: MTH) are joining forces to thank a Phoenix-area veteran for his service by presenting his family with a new mortgage-free home on Veterans Day.   U.S. Army Staff Sergeant Joseph Moncreif will receive the keys to his new 2,278-square-foot home, in a ceremony on November 11. The three-bedroom,… Read More →

Vistancia ranks among top 20 master-planned communities

by in Home & Design

For the second consecutive year, Vistancia has been awarded a Top 20 ranking among U.S. master planned communities by RCLCO’s midyear report. Vistancia ranked No. 20 nationally and is the second best-selling community in Arizona with 209 sales among the master plan’s three actively selling communities – The Village at Vistancia, Blackstone at Vistancia and… Read More →

IO acquires 9 acres adjacent to Sky Harbor Airport

by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage

Cushman & Wakefield, a global leader in commercial real estate services, announced today that IO has acquired 9.08 acres at the northeast corner of 48th and VanBuren streets near Sky Harbor International Airport for $8.55 million. The company plans to build the country’s largest renewable-powered data center with an estimated investment of more than $500… Read More →

FEI Arizona Chapter honors CFO of the Year winners

CFO of the Year

Nearly 500 people packed the Camelback Inn Thursday as the Arizona Chapter of Financial Executives International (FEI) presented the 2015 CFO of the Year Awards. 2015 CFO Of The Year Awards The CFO of the Year Awards are given to professionals for outstanding performance in their roles as corporate financial stewards and highlights the important roles that financial… Read More →

SRP recognizes top energy-saving businesses


From a children’s home, to churches, schools, homebuilders and an employee-owned grocery chain, the nominees for SRP’s “Champions of Energy Efficiency Awards” are diverse, yet similar in their commitment to reduce, conserve and save. During the second annual awards luncheon on Oct. 29, which featured six-time Olympic Gold Medal swimmer and paraplegic Amy Van Dyken… Read More →

Equus Capital Partners enters into joint venture with iStar

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

CBRE announced it has arranged the joint venture between Equus Capital Partners, Ltd. (“Equus”) and iStar for the ownership of Raintree Corporate Center, a premier Class-A office complex located at 8800 and 8888 E. Raintree Drive in Scottsdale, Arizona. Bryan Taute with CBRE’s Phoenix office and Kevin Shannon and Brad Burton with CBRE’s El Segundo… Read More →

16 Arizona companies make Fortune 1000 list

Economic Development , 8 honored

Sixteen Arizona-based companies earned spots on the Fortune 1000 list, a reference list of the 1,000 largest American companies, ranked on revenues alone. The 16 Arizona companies on the Fortune 1,000: No. 108 Avnet, Phoenix No. 137 Freeport-McMoRan, Phoenix No. 323 Republic Services, Phoenix No. 386 PetSmart, Phoenix No. 493 Insight Enterprises, Tempe No. 502 Northern Tier Energy,… Read More →

Lavidge adds several new clients to roster

Content Marketing

Lavidge, a full-service advertising, public relations, communications, consulting and interactive marketing agency, added several new clients to its roster. Lavidge has partnered with East Valley Partnership, a coalition of civic, business, educational and political leaders dedicated to the economic development and promotion of the East Valley of Greater Phoenix. The partnership advocates for changes/improvements in… Read More →

Meritage Homes to Acquire Legendary Communities

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Meritage Homes Corporation, a leading U.S. homebuilder, announced its definitive agreement to acquire the homebuilding assets and operations of Atlanta-based Legendary Communities for a purchase price of approximately $130 million. Legendary is one of the largest privately-held homebuilders operating along the I-85 corridor of the Southeastern U.S. with a significant presence in the Atlanta and… Read More →

TEP Recognizes Energy Efficiency Partnerships

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by in Business News | Energy | Green

Tucson Electric Power (TEP) has recognized customers and other community partners with TEP BrightEE Awards for energy savings achieved through the company’s successful energy efficiency (EE) programs. The inaugural TEP BrightEE Awards were presented today to local nonprofit organizations, school districts, small businesses and homebuilders. Several BrightEE (pronounced ‘brighty’) recipients are customers who reduced their… Read More →

RJM Construction renovating office for Meritage Homes in Scottsdale

by in Business News | Office

RJM Construction, a Phoenix general contractor, recently began renovations for the new corporate headquarters of Meritage Homes, the ninth-largest public homebuilder in the United States. Its new location will be at 8800 E. Raintree Drive, Scottsdale, in the Raintree Corporate Center, a three-story Class A office building. Renovation of the 55,000 SF space will be… Read More →

Veteran receives brand-new, mortgage-free home

homebuyers - Arizona Business Magazine May/June 2012
by in Featured | Real Estate

In partnership with Operation Homefront, Meritage Homes Corporation (NYSE: MTH) is handing over keys to three new homes to deserving military heroes and their families in time for Veterans Day. Located in the Phoenix, San Antonio and Raleigh metropolitan areas, the mortgage-free, energy-efficient homes are part of Meritage’s core purpose of enriching lives by satisfying… Read More →