real estate development Archives

Opus Group adds VP of real estate development

real estate - Arizona Business Magazine May/June 2012
by in AZRE Magazine

The Opus Group (Opus) announced Wednesday that Dustin Slack joined Opus Development Company L.L.C. as vice president, real estate development. In his new role, Slack will be responsible for sourcing new development opportunities. “Dustin is a seasoned real estate developer who brings incredible value to our team,” said Larry Pobuda, senior vice president and general manager, Opus… Read More →

Economy’s Q3 Growth Boosts Local Businesses

shopping
by in Economy | Featured

The U.S. economy grew faster than expected in the third quarter as businesses restocked shelves, and Arizona businesses are noticing the uptick. A 2.8% boost from July to September has Valley business owners optimistic about the holiday season and the first quarter of 2014. Local restaurants, retail, real estate and even purveyors of luxury goods… Read More →

Economy's Q3 Growth Boosts Local Businesses

shopping
by in Economy | Featured

The U.S. economy grew faster than expected in the third quarter as businesses restocked shelves, and Arizona businesses are noticing the uptick. A 2.8% boost from July to September has Valley business owners optimistic about the holiday season and the first quarter of 2014. Local restaurants, retail, real estate and even purveyors of luxury goods… Read More →

Real Estate Market Is Recovering, So What’s Next?

real estate market

As job numbers and consumer spending begin to rise post-recession, the real estate market is also starting to recover. But will we see a repeat of massive growth, skyrocketing prices and cookie-cutter homes? One expert from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University analyzes likely future trends. “We have a lot… Read More →

Centennial Series: Most Influential People In Arizona Commercial Real Estate

AZRE Magazine May/June 2011
by in Other

As part of AZRE magazine’s Centennial Series, find out who made the list of the most influential people in Arizona Commercial Real Estate. Most Influential People In Arizona Commercial Real Estate Roy P. Drachman Sr. (1906 – 2002) Roy Drachman Realty Company, Real Estate Development Known as “Mr. Tucson,” Roy Drachman’s love for the city… Read More →

Density: Our Ticket To The Green Express

Photo: www.valleymetro.org
by in Blogs | Green | Legal | Real Estate

Like the spine is to the human body, light rail is the backbone of a thriving urban scene. Density is the fuel that feeds the core. To flourish, density needs zoning code changes and public policies that encourage a vertical mix of commercial and residential uses.

CEO Series: Sharon Harper

Sharon Harper, president and CEO, Plaza Companies - AZ Business Magazine February 2010

CEO Series: Sharon Harper Sharon Harper President and CEO, Plaza Companies Assess the current state of commercial real estate development in the Valley. The commercial office sector is being impacted significantly. Vacancies are on the rise, rental rates are going down. In addition to all those statistics there is also kind of a shadow vacancy… Read More →