Mesa Archives

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 →

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

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

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 →