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Ritz-Carlton Residences sell $249M in 1 day

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The Ritz-Carlton Residences in Paradise Valley obtained property reservations for 89 of the 91 villas released at the one-day, private sales event last Saturday totaling $248,760,000. “We believe it was the largest real estate event ever in Arizona,” said Jan Bracamonte, spokeswoman for Five Star Development, the project’s developers. She describes the villas as “the… Read More →

Check out the second priciest home sale in Arizona

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A Russ Lyon|Sotheby’s International Realty listed home became the second most expensive home to sell in Arizona’s history, and it is beautiful.   Photos courtesy of Russ Lyon|Sotheby’s International Realty Listed by agent Bob Hassett, this 25,000 square-foot mansion located in North Scottsdale sold for $13,700,000. This is not the first time that Hassett has played a role… Read More →

Valley Partnership takes a look at hospitality industry

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Valley Partnership‘s annual monthly breakfast on April 29th will cover two major hospitality projects under construction in Paradise Valley – a new Ritz-Carlton and redevelopment of the iconic Mountain Shadows resort. The panel will feature Christopher Klecka, CFO of Five Star Development (Ritz-Carlton); Scott Lyon, founder and managing partner of Westroc Hospitality (Mountain Shadows); and Jeff… Read More →

Have you ever wanted to live in a glass house? (Slideshow)

The Paradise Valley glass house certainly has a nice view.

Have you ever wanted to live in a glass house? Now’s your chance as this home has floor-to-ceiling glass walls, wrap-around patios, curved walls and clerestory windows that fill the inside with natural light. Russ Lyon | Sotheby’s International Realty says the home is perfect for entertaining guests and hosting large family gatherings.   Frank… Read More →

Pathfinder Partners acquires 90 Phoenix condos

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by in AZRE Magazine | Multi-Family

Expanding its Arizona multifamily portfolio, San Diego-based Pathfinder Partners LLC acquired 90 units in Aderra Condominiums – a 312-unit upscale community at 11640 N. Tatum Blvd. in the exclusive Paradise Valley neighborhood of Phoenix – for $15 million. According to Lorne Polger, senior managing director of Pathfinder Partners, his firm acquired the condos in a bulk transaction from Real Capital… Read More →

$35M home would set record for priciest in Arizona

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Have you ever wanted to live in a $35 million Paradise Valley mansion? This 36,000 square-foot dream home, Villa Paradiso, could set the record for priciest in Arizona. It’s decked out with 12 car garage, eight bedrooms, eleven bathrooms, a home theater, an art gallery, gardens and a pool. Villa Paradiso is located near McDonald Drive… Read More →

$2 billion Ritz-Carlton community approved to build

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by in AZRE Magazine | Construction | Hospitality

Paradise Valley Town Council approved a $2 billion Ritz-Carlton community to be built that will include a Ritz-Carlton hotel, town homes and retail. The project will include a 352,000 square-foot 200-room Ritz-Carlton hotel, along with 94 single-level villas ranging from 1,700 to 3,000 square-feet and 45 single-family homes ranging from 3,000 to 6,000 square-feet. Located… Read More →

Arizona charter schools turn 20 boasting success

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by in AZ Business Magazine | Education

Nestled between a taco shop, a gas station and a church lies the Gilbert campus of Leading Edge Academy. A former Albertsons grocery store on the strip mall is what the small public school calls home. Leading Edge is one of more than 600 charter schools in Arizona, which has been fostering the often-misunderstood educational… Read More →

ACA announces Innovation Challenge winners

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The Arizona Commerce Authority (ACA) has named six innovative early-stage companies as winners in the Fall 2015 round of the Arizona Innovation Challenge (AIC), its bi-annual business plan competition. “The Arizona Commerce Authority is proud to provide ongoing support to our state’s vibrant entrepreneurial ecosystem,” said Sandra Watson, Arizona Commerce Authority President and CEO. “Advancing… Read More →

Mountain Shadows Resort coming to Paradise Valley

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Westroc Hospitality and Woodbine Development Corporation are partnering to develop a new luxury resort on the former location of Paradise Valley’s iconic Mountain Shadows Resort. With escrow now closed, construction will begin at the southwest corner of 56th Street and Lincoln Drive in the summer of 2015, with a projected opening in early 2017. The… Read More →

Abrazo helps Arizonans with healthcare enrollment

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Abrazo Health on Nov. 20 is launching its Path to Health education series aimed at helping Arizonans get affordable insurance coverage. The new enrollment period for the Affordable Care Act’s Health Insurance Marketplace, a one-stop shop to more affordable and accessible health care, is Nov. 15-Feb. 15. Abrazo Health will hold free Path to Health… Read More →

Abrazo recognized for patient safety

Michele Finney, Market CEO for Abrazo Health.

Abrazo Health’s Arrowhead, Maryvale, Paradise Valley and West Valley hospitals received top grades in The Leapfrog Group’s Fall 2014 Safety Score, representing the hospitals’ continued commitment to delivering safe, high-quality healthcare services. The Leapfrog Group Hospital Safety Score is a rating system designed to give consumers information they can use to make healthcare decisions for… Read More →

Paradise Valley Hospital celebrates 30th anniversary

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Abrazo Health’s Paradise Valley Hospital will celebrate its 30th anniversary with a free Autumn Festival from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 25 at the hospital, 3929 E. Bell Road. Free food, blood pressure checks, bicycle safety, posture checks, shoe assessment for wound care are among the highlights.  A walk-in inflatable heart exhibit will educate… Read More →

Danley Ranked No. 1 Selling Agent in Arizona

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Walt Danley ranked as the No. 1 selling real estate agent in Arizona by sales volume, according to the REAL Trends “The Thousand: 2014 Top 1,000 Real Estate Professionals.” The list was published in The Wall Street Journal on June 27, 2014. Danley is ranked No. 30 in the U.S. for individual sales volume, having… Read More →