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Acacia Health Center expansion underway at Sagewood

Acacia Health Center
by in AZRE Magazine | Construction | In The Spotlight

Sagewood, a Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) focused on independence and well-being located at 4555 E. Mayo Blvd in northeast Phoenix is underway with the $13.2 million construction expansion of its onsite Acacia Health Center. The 36,300–square-foot expansion will double the size of the health center and include the addition of 60 beds to include a… Read More →

Acacia Health Center undergoes $13.2M expansion

Acacia Health Center Exterior

Sagewood, a Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) is expanding its onsite Acacia Health Center to double in size, according to Sagewood’s Executive Director, Stewart Ingram. The $13.2 million expansion will include another 36,300 square feet to Acacia Health Center at Sagewood. The addition of 60 beds will include a 20-bed memory care neighborhood and 40… Read More →

Sagewood completes second phase of Casitas

Sagewood, a Life Care Services community featuring resort-like amenities and health care services for senior living, has completed construction on its second phase of casitas. A recovering housing market and strong community sales sparked the second phase of detached casitas, a duplex home option for seniors living at Sagewood. The stylish two-bedroom, den and two-and-a-half… Read More →

Mesquite Grill & Lounge opens at Sagewood

Mesquite Lounge, WEB

Sagewood, a senior living community featuring resort-like amenities and health care services, has opened Mesquite Grill & Lounge, a 100-seat restaurant with lounge and patio featuring intercontinental cuisine in a contemporary, casual design with a display kitchen. Three distinct dining experiences are offered at Mesquite Grill & Lounge: a relaxed, casual dining area featuring an… Read More →

Construction on Sagewood Senior Living Casitas Begin Due to Market Demand

Sagewood Casita Patio, WEB

Strong community sales and a recovering housing market has spurred the second phase of casitas now under construction at Sagewood, a Life Care Services community featuring resort-like amenities and health care services for senior living. The detached casitas range from 2,173 to 2,326 SF for a two bedroom, den and two-and-a-half bath design offering a… Read More →

New to Market: The Lofts at Hayden Ferry

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by in Business News

Project Name: The Lofts at Hayden Ferry Developer: OliverMcMillan General Contractor: Adolfson & Peterson Construction Architect: Pappageorge Haymes Partners / Todd & Associates Location & City (major crossroads/exact address): 260 Rio Salado Parkway, Tempe, Arizona Size (SF): 497,000 SF Value: $40M Estimated start and completion dates (by month or quarter): June 2014 / December 2015… Read More →

Million Dollar Casitas Coming To Sagewood Due To Record Sales, Market Demand


  Record community sales and a strong recovering housing market have prompted Sagewood, a 278-residence Phoenix luxury retirement community featuring resort-like amenities and the Acacia Health Center, to build an additional 14 casitas soon to be under construction. Sales are now underway for the detached casitas ranging from 2,173 SF to 2,326 SF for a… Read More →

The Weitz Company Being Sold to Egyptian Construction Firm

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by in Business News | Construction

General contractor The Weitz Company, which employs about 60 people in Arizona,  announced it has signed a letter of intent for acquisition by Egyptian construction company Orascom Construction Industries. Based in Des Moines, Iowa, Weitz is the second oldest commercial GC in the United States. Weitz has three core business lines: commercial, federal, and industrial… Read More →

Swanky Seniors

Swanky Seniors - Sagewood, AZRE Magazine May/June 2012

Sophisticated assisted living and senior care developments look more like resorts than the traditional ‘old folks home’ As America’s senior population swells to an unprecedented volume — 62 million seniors, almost double the number of seniors at the turn of the century — luxury senior care and assisted living development is on the rise in… Read More →

2011 RED Awards Winners & Honorable Mentions

by in Award Events

On Feb. 22, AZRE hosted the 6th Annual, 2011 RED Awards reception at the Ritz-Carlton in Phoenix to recognize the most notable commercial real estate projects of 2010 and the construction teams involved. AZRE held an open call for nominations and more than 100 architects, contractors, developers and brokerage firms participated in the process. All… Read More →

Best Multi-Family Project 2011

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by in Events | Real Estate

Vi at Silverstone Developer: The Plaza Companies Contractor: Summit Builders Architect: DAVIS Size: 735,651 SF Location: 23005 N. 74th St., Scottsdale Completed: March 2010 Vi at Silverstone is a new, continuing care retirement community on a 35-acre campus. It consists of a 4-story, 467,857 SF main lodge building with 203 independent living units, an underground… Read More →