Mesa Archives

Opus plans speculative industrial project in Longbow Business Park

by in AZRE Magazine | Construction | Industrial

The Opus Group (Opus) announced today plans to build a speculative industrial project in the Longbow Business Park and Golf Club in Mesa. Construction on the 147,672-square-foot project, named Longbow Gateway One, is slated to begin this month, with project completion scheduled for January 2018.  “We are excited to develop this project in the Southeast… Read More →

Mesa’s Alexandra Hoffmann takes dance world by storm

“Clara” performs more than 70 shows each winter as part of the Rockettes’ “Christmas Spectacular” at the iconic Radio City Music Hall in New York City. Thousands of spectators watch this the production every holiday season. Thirteen-year-old Alexandra Hoffmann from Mesa, Arizona has been “Clara” for the last two years. This month, she will be… Read More →

Environmental sheriffs help developers avoid dust-ups

by in AZRE Magazine

Travis Fern’s office is acres of dirt. From the cab of his truck, he watches as a water tanker rumbles by, spraying the ground and suppressing the dust that rises from sprawling, open land. Fern is the compliance manager for Earthworks Environmental, a Gilbert-based company that primarily serves land developers, vertical developers, commercial construction and… Read More →

Sunbelt Investment Holdings spurs development activity in Mesa

by in AZRE Magazine | Newsmakers

Sunbelt Investment Holdings, Inc. (SIHI), a privately held and family-owned real estate company with roots in Germany, is making a name for itself as one of the top commercial landowners in the East Valley through its continued investment in Mesa, the 36th largest city by population in the U.S.  Sunbelt Investment Holdings has acquired seven… Read More →

Verde Dimora Apartments in Mesa sell for $22.25M

The Verde Dimora Apartments at 2217 N. Power Rd. in Mesa have been sold to a Canadian investor for $22,250,000. The buyer is expanding its portfolio of Arizona properties and plans long-term ownership of the community. Western Wealth Capital (WWC), LLC of Arizona purchased the property from Verde Dimora, LLC, an Arizona limited liability company.… Read More →

Niagara Bottling will add 450,000-square-foot facility in Mesa

Niagara Bottling, LLC, the largest, private-label bottled water supplier in the U.S., announced today it will establish a 450,000-square-foot, highly automated manufacturing and bottling operation in the City of Mesa’s Elliot Road Technology Corridor. “The investment that Niagara Bottling is making in Mesa is a very significant one and I could not be happier that… Read More →

$30M slated for investment into recently sold Fiesta Mall

Fiesta Mall
by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage

The mostly forgotten Fiesta Mall, near the U.S. 60 and Alma School Road, was sold for $6.72 million to Dimension Financial & Realty Investments Inc., according to Cashen Realty Advisors and CBRE, the brokerage firms that worked on the transaction. Dimension, which owns 195,000 square feet of space across the street from Fiesta Mall, plans… Read More →

Brewer Companies boosts construction jobs pipeline

SMACNA Arizona
by in AZRE Magazine

At Brewer Companies, Arizona’s largest new construction residential plumbing company, the average salary for second-year plumbers surpasses $50,000 per year. Yet, the company is consistently looking for new team members to meet the demands of their current and growing customer base. Mike Brewer, founder of Brewer Companies, has taken it upon himself to deliver new… Read More →

Dexcom renovates warehouse into medical device manufacturing space

Skanska, one of the largest construction and development firms in the United States, is finishing construction on phase one of Dexcom’s facility located at 232 S. Dobson Road in Mesa. This 145,000-square-foot project is a build-out of an existing shell building. The first phase includes the renovation of a 60,000-square-foot industrial warehouse to medical device manufacturing space… Read More →

Encore at Eastmark showcases energy efficient homes for Earth Day

by in Home & Design

Encore at Eastmark by AV Homes in the East Valley is showcasing energy efficient active adult luxury living in celebration of Earth Day, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m., Saturday, April 22, at 5620 S. Encore in Mesa. Earth Day festivities include live entertainment, food, and eight model homes open for tours, featuring ENERGY STAR® appliances, tank-less water heater options,… Read More →

70 artists nominated for 2017 Governor’s Arts Awards

by in Experience AZ Magazine

Seventy artists, arts organizations, advocates, businesses, educators and philanthropists from 19 communities across Arizona have been nominated for 2017 Governor’s Arts Awards in eight categories. Winners will be announced at the 36th annual Governor’s Arts Awards dinner and celebration, May 4 at the Phoenician Resort, 6000 E. Camelback Rd. in Scottsdale. The Governor’s Arts Awards… Read More →

$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

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 →