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ABA Backpack Supply Drive helps 500 underprivileged youth

by in AZRE Magazine | Newsmakers

The Arizona Builders Alliance’s (ABA) 7th annual Backpack Supply Drive recently served a total of 500 underprivileged youth with help from more than 90 ABA member companies. The ABA’s 30-membered Community Service Board led the program, which provided foster children at RISE Services, Inc., and students of Children First Leadership Academy with backpacks and school… Read More →

How Midtown Phoenix turned into a submarket hotspot

Phoenix
by in AZRE Magazine

The seeds for Midtown’s success were planted more than a decade ago. The downturn brought a drought to the real estate market, but with a slow and steady recovery acting as the rain, those seeds are now growing and spurring additional growth. A culmination of factors led to the re-gentrification of Midtown, which is now… Read More →

Domino Effect: Newest Buckeye developments position area for growth

Buckeye
by in AZRE Magazine

Phoenix’s West Valley is on the rise. In fact, 52-percent of the Phoenix area’s future growth is expected to occur in the West Valley, according to the Greater Phoenix Economic Council. A taste of what that growth may look like can be seen today in the City of Buckeye where a successful master-planned community is… Read More →

Arizona gasoline prices rise

by in Business News

Arizona motorists are paying more at the pump for the second consecutive week. Officials with Triple-A Arizona said Thursday that the average statewide price for unleaded regular gasoline is $3.12 a gallon. That’s nearly 4 cents higher than last week. This week’s national average is $3.32 per gallon, down by almost 3 cents from last… Read More →

Home prices rise in July by most in 6 years

U.S. home prices jumped 3.8 percent in the 12 months ending in July, according to a private real estate data provider. The year-over-year increase was the biggest in six years, further evidence that the housing market is steadily recovering. CoreLogic said Tuesday that home prices also rose 1.3 percent in July from June. That’s the… Read More →