Mesa Archives

$63M Mesa multifamily project breaks ground

Mesa multifamily project
by in AZRE Magazine | Multi-Family

Multifamily developer Housing Trust Group (HTG) closed on financing and broke ground on Aviva, a new $63 million, multifamily development in Mesa, according to a Tuesday announcement. The luxury gated community, located at 8350 E. Baseline Rd., will consist of 325 one-, two-, and three-bedroom apartments, a large state-of-the-art clubhouse, a 150-foot resort-style pool, and extensive green space.… Read More →

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 →

Valley Partnership volunteers help create fitness park at children’s home

Valley Partnership
by in AZRE Magazine | Events | Newsmakers

On a clear and brisk morning, more than 300 volunteers helped transform an underutilized parcel of land into a vibrant fitness park and recreation area at Sunshine Acres Children’s Home in Mesa. For the second straight year, a record number of volunteers participated in Valley Partnership’s 29th Annual Community Project. In addition, a total of… Read More →

Mesa multifamily complex sells in off-market transaction

Mesa multifamily
by in AZRE Magazine | Multi-Family

Country Club Greens Apartment Homes, totaling 68 units, closed Monday for $6,025,000 ($88,603/unit). The building was fully occupied at close of escrow. Christopher Roach, Matthew Roach, and Joseph Dietz of ORION Investment Real Estate negotiated the off market transaction. “The buyers are a father and son team out of Vancouver, Canada. They plan to hold the… Read More →

ABI Multifamily negotiates $10.85M Mesa apartment sale

ABI Multifamily
by in AZRE Magazine | Multi-Family

ABI Multifamily negotiated the $10,850,000 sale of the 155-unit, Broadway Heights Apartments, located in Mesa, Ariz. The sale turns out to $70,000-per-unit and $100.20-per-square-foot. Originally built in 1983, the property features a mix of Studio, 1 and 2- bedroom unit types, with a weighted average unit size of approximately 700 square feet. “It’s amazing to see… Read More →

15 of Arizona’s finest young musicians will perform at MIM

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Fifteen of the state’s brightest and most-talented young musicians will display their impressive virtuosity and remarkable musicianship at the 2016 Arizona Musicfest Young Musicians Fall Concert on Sunday, Oct. 30 at 1 p.m. at the Musical Instrument Museum (MIM), 4725 E. Mayo Blvd., Phoenix. Tickets are $20. Students from high schools in Ahwatukee, Anthem, Chandler,… Read More →

Young talent walks runway at Phoenix Fashion Week

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Phoenix Fashion Week kicked off on Thursday evening, an annual event that brings established and emerging designers together from all over the globe together to showcase holiday and spring collections, and push Arizona forward through fashion, education and community. This year, the four-day, three-night event will feature a total of 21 designers, nine established and… Read More →

Bobby-Q Great Steaks & Real BBQ opens in Mesa

BBQ
by in Eat | Experience AZ Magazine

Bobby-Q Great Steaks & Real BBQ recently opened the doors to its second Valley location in Mesa on the southwest corner of U.S.-60 and Stapley Drive across from the AMC Mesa Grand movie theater. Founded 11 years ago in West Phoenix by legendary restaurateur Bob Sikora, the restaurant began as a passion project for the restaurant… Read More →

East Valley development shows results of market health

Tempe
by in AZRE Magazine | Construction

Evidence of a healthy commercial real estate market can be seen throughout East Valley cities where economic development directors expect continued activity as a result of recent success stories and other big plans in the works. The cities of Chandler, Gilbert, Mesa, Scottsdale and Tempe share a common goal to progress their communities through economic… Read More →

Desert Commercial Advisors announce August sales and lease transactions

Desert Commercial Advisors
by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage

Desert Commercial Advisors continue to prove that retail and office are still thriving in today’s Arizona market. Directors of Retail Leasing and Investment Sales, Rommie Mojahed and Mary Nollenberger have focused on the economic development of Chandler and Surprise, Arizona. The team has been instrumental in lease transactions for the upscale entertainment center at Chandler Crossings… Read More →

ULI will explore evolution of suburban core

LGE Design Build
by in AZRE Magazine | Events

Across the country, suburban areas are becoming dynamic centers of change, new cultural activity and economic growth. What do the Valley’s suburban municipalities have to offer? That and other questions will be answered as ULI Arizona explores the essential strategies and lessons learned for transforming suburban communities into compact, walkable, hip places at its next… Read More →

Arizona Forward honors environmental excellence

Northern Arizona University’s International Pavilion earned the coveted President’s Award at Arizona Forward’s 36th Annual Environmental Excellence Awards.

Deemed a “building of the future,” Northern Arizona University’s International Pavilion earned the coveted President’s Award (Best of Show) in Arizona Forward’s 36th Annual Environmental Excellence Awards presented by SRP. Jurists praised the facility as among the greenest building of its kind in the world. Arizona Forward celebrated the 36th anniversary of its historic program… Read More →

Maracay Homes buys 37 Mesa homesites

McDowell Sonoran Preserve, Photo: Flickr, Dru Bloomfield - At Home in Scottsdale

Maracay Homes, a wholly owned company of the TRI Pointe Group (NYSE:TPH), purchased 37 homesites for $2.1 million. The sites are located near the Superstition Mountains in north Mesa, Arizona, the homebuilder announced Friday. The parcel, situated east of Brown and Crimson Roads, two miles east of the Loop 202, is zoned and pre-platted for… Read More →

LGE Design Build starts construction on aerospace distribution facility

LGE Design Build
by in AZRE Magazine | Construction

LGE Design Build started construction on a new 33,000-square-foot distribution center for WireMasters, a distributor of wire, cable and associated electrical components for cable harnesses serving the military, aerospace and defense industry. The new distribution center, expected to be complete in early 2017, will serve the southwestern United States. Located at 1748 N. Higley Rd. in Mesa, the building… Read More →