November – December 2010 Archives

BOMA: Bad Times Call For Good Managment

BOMA - AZRE Magazine November/December 2010
by in Associations

Building Owners and Managers Association ( BOMA ) suggests energy conservation and retention can help commercial property managers ride out a tough economy. Dwindling capital budgets. Old mechanical systems that don’t stop aging because the economy is in a recession. Tenants lured away by cheaper lease offers. Buildings in receivership. While good management practices may… Read More →

BOMA Instructor Al O'Connor A Go-To Man

Al O'Connor - AZRE Magazine November/December 2010
by in Associations

BOMA Instructor Al O’Connor, Chief Engineer for The Great American Tower, a Go-To Man Being a good chief engineer for an office building is a lot like being a good magician. Everybody loves what you do, but not everyone realizes how much hard work, practice and expertise goes into making your job look easy. Take… Read More →

Senior Living: Maravilla Scottsdale

Maravilla Scottsdale - AZRE November/December 2010
by in Senior Life

MARAVILLA SCOTTSDALE Developer: Senior Resource Group General contractor: The Weitz Company Architect: Allen & Philp Architects Location: 7325 E. Princess Blvd., Scottsdale Size: 25 acres The project (1st and 2nd phases) is a 217-unit Continuum of Care Retirement Community. When completed in 2012, Maravilla will feature 39 casitas and 118 full service courtyard residences. Senior… Read More →