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Cushman & Wakefield joins office trend

Cushman & Wakefield
by in AZRE Magazine | Office

Cushman & Wakefield typically brokers deals for a tenant’s relocation to a new office space, but this time, the shoe was on the other foot. Following the $2 billion merger of Cushman & Wakefield and DTZ in September 2015, the firm’s Phoenix branch nearly doubled the size of its workforce and footprint in Arizona. Until… Read More →

3-building project breaks ground after 30 years

Davis Enterprises – Investments & Development is a family-owned business with many investments and redevelopment projects throughout the Valley, including a five-acre site that has been in the family portfolio for more than 30 years near the I-17 at 2005, 2015 and 2025 W. Deer Valley Rd. While the site has been occupied by different… Read More →

Fox Restaurant Concepts expands corporate headquarters

by in AZRE Magazine | Blogs | Brokerage

Since 2012, Sam Fox’s corporate headquarters for Fox Restaurant Concepts has sat above The Henry, one of his signature restaurants, in a multi-tenant office complex called The Park located at 4455 E. Camelback Road in Phoenix. Recently, Fox announced the expansion of their corporate offices at The Park. Fox Restaurant Concepts and True Foods Kitchen,… Read More →

CBIZ Plaza sells in Midtown for $26M

Cushman & Wakefield

A midtown office tower, near Central Avenue and Thomas Road, was sold to Houston-based Riva Ridge Development from Miami-based LNR Property Corporation for $26 million, which included fees assessed by an auction company, according to Cushman & Wakefield. The CBIZ Plaza is located at 3101 and 3111 N. Central Ave. in Phoenix, across the street… Read More →

Industrial & office steal spotlight from multifamily at 10th Annual IREM-CCIM Economic Forecast

While many turned their attention to Washington D.C. for the inauguration of President Donald Trump, the Valley’s heaviest hitters in commercial real estate joined forces at the 10th Annual IREM-CCIM Economic Forecast on Friday at the Arizona Biltmore. For the program, 21 of the Valley’s top commercial real estate leaders with 521-plus years of combined CRE… Read More →

5 myths about renewing your office lease

StartUp PHX Challenge
by in AZRE Magazine | Office

When renewing your office lease, there are some common myths floating around out there. Don’t fall for them. 1. MYTH: We have a great relationship with our landlord or landlord’s broker FACT: The landlord’s objective is to maximize profits and shift economic and non-economic risk to the tenant. The landlord’s advisor has a fiduciary obligation… Read More →

Cushman & Wakefield expects hot economy in 2017

by in AZRE Magazine

A report released by Cushman & Wakefield anticipates the U.S. economy and property markets to be positioned to perform well in 2017, after a turbulent 2016. “Even before the election, the U.S. economic fundamentals were showing signs of heating up,”  said Kevin Thorpe, Cushman & Wakefield’s global chief economist. “We observed a big GDP number… Read More →

Corporate Center returns to market for resale with full occupancy

Cohen Equities acquired Corporate Center in January of 2016 with 50-percent vacancy and has brought the property to full occupancy in under a year. Now it plans to resell the asset. The national real estate investment firm pursues commercial assets that present an opportunity to add value in both secondary and gateway markets. After bringing the… Read More →

EverWest sells Great American Tower to DPC Companies

by in AZRE Magazine

EverWest Real Estate Partners and American Realty Advisors have completed the sale of the Great American Tower, a landmark high-rise office building at 3200 N. Central Ave., in the heart of Phoenix’s Midtown office submarket for $49 million. Great American Tower, acquired in 2007, has been recapitalized and improved with a series of upgrades that, among other things, have… Read More →

CBRE completes $14.7M sale of Cornwell Corporate Centre

by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage

CBRE has completed the sale of Cornwell Corporate Centre, a 63,071-square-foot office development located in Scottsdale for $14.7 million. The transaction includes one two-story building and two one-story office buildings located on approximately five acres. The property, south of the southeast corner of Scottsdale Road and Greenway Parkway along 73rd Street, is positioned squarely in… Read More →

LGE, Revelation Real Estate team up on $5M project

by in AZRE Magazine | Construction | Mixed-Use | Office

LGE Design Build broke ground today on a massive $5 million mixed-use project for Revelation Real Estate in Chandler. Revelation Real Estate sets the gold standard when it comes to offering top-notch residential properties and employing the Valley’s most award-winning professionals, and LGE Design Build, too, sets the bar when it comes to designing and… Read More →

Q3 Phoenix office report shows vacancies falling, rents rising

2777 Camelback
by in AZRE Magazine | Multi-Family

The Phoenix office of JLL released its Q3 2016 Phoenix Office Report, highlighting benchmarks and includes the lowest vacancies since 2008 and still-rising rents. Still, Phoenix remains one of the most affordable office markets on the West Coast. “More companies are recognizing that Phoenix has an extremely strong labor pool and very affordable cost of living,” said… Read More →

Galleria offers relief for Downtown Scottsdale office market

Galleria
by in AZRE Magazine | Office

The Galleria, an office complex in Downtown Scottsdale, just got a little roomier. The property has newly available space that will offer relief to an office market that is currently the tightest in the metro Phoenix area. Galleria can now accommodate users with requirements greater than 50,000 square feet. This new availability at the office project marks… Read More →

Trends to watch in 5 commercial real estate markets

Phoenix

It’s that time of year again when commercial real estate firms analyze market activity based on numbers and reports from the first two quarters of the year, and predict how that will impact the rest of 2016 through next year. Experts in their respective markets weighed in on the findings from quarter two reports in… Read More →