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HSL Properties buys Hilton hotel, plans $16M renovation

Courtesy of CBRE

CBRE has completed the sale of the Hilton El Conquistador Golf & Tennis Resort and the El Conquistador Country Club in Tucson, Ariz. The asset is situated on two separate parcels totaling approximately 383-acres. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. The CBRE Hotels’ team who negotiated the transaction on behalf of the seller,… Read More →

Esplanade to undergo Gensler-designed renovations in 2015

Esplanade rendering, courtesy of CBRE

The Esplanade has announced that the mixed-use development will undergo renovations to its ground plane and retail space with work slated to begin in first quarter 2015. Renovation plans currently include strategies to open up the three main entry points to the retail portions of the property to make them more inviting and accessible to… Read More →

Skartveit named Delta’s director of underwriting

Eric Skartveit, Delta Dental of Arizona

Delta Dental of Arizona announced the hiring of Eric Skartveit as the dental insurance company’s new director of underwriting. “We are excited to have Eric as a part of the Delta Dental team,” said Craig Livesay, Delta Dental of Arizona’s vice president of operations. “His expertise in dental product strategy, risk management and financial consulting… Read More →

2 new restaurants opening at Esplanade

shops at esplanade
by in Business News | Dining

Cushman & Wakefield today announced the opening of two new restaurants at The Shops at Esplanade, located on the southeast corner of Camelback Road and 24th Street.  The new tenants are part of Esplanade owner, MetLife, and Cushman & Wakefield’s efforts to revitalize the property’s retail presence. “We have worked diligently with MetLife to attract… Read More →

Camelback Esplanade Has A New Addition: The Del Frisco's Grille

Camelback Esplanade
by in Brokerage

Camelback Esplanade, once the unofficial headquarters for Valley power lunches, is now mentioned most often for slowing revenue and high turnover rates. This June, however, the storied mixed-use center will welcome a newcomer to the table. In its first restaurant venture in Arizona, Del Frisco’s Grille will fill the now-vacant booths of the venerable Houston’s… Read More →