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Future Kiddie technology classes now available in Scottsdale

One local company is making tech classes for kids more cost-effective for area schools. Future Kiddie, a technology curriculum provider based in Chandler that teaches computer skills to kids 3-7 at 20 Valley locations, is now making their innovative programs available to schools in Scottsdale. Founded in 2011 by Ken and Linda Chan, the Future… Read More →

Scottsdale filmmaker debuts ‘Girl on Wave’ documentary

EchoHouse Films, based in Scottsdale, announced today it has sold worldwide distribution rights to its sports documentary Girl on Wave. The film, produced by Scottsdale resident Steven Esparza, is already available for pre-purchase online and will have limited theatrical release in August. This is Esparza’s feature film debut. The Orchard Distribution group acquired Girl on Wave… Read More →

HFF arranges $171M financing for 13-property multi-state portfolio

by in AZRE Magazine | Finance & RE Law | Retail

Holliday Fenoglio Fowler, L.P. (HFF) announced today that, on behalf of Westwood Financial, it has arranged $171 million in first lien financing for a portfolio comprising 13 multi-tenant retail centers totaling 1,050,350 million square feet in Arizona, California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, North Carolina and Texas markets. HFF worked on behalf of the borrower, Westwood Financial,… Read More →

People on the move at Santy, UMB Bank, CBC Advisors

Santy, a change-driven agency based in Scottsdale, has added four full-time employees and promoted three existing staffers as it continues to add to its diverse client base and invest in future growth. “We recruit and retain talented creative professionals who can help our clients navigate the constant change in our industry, and our most recent… Read More →

Scottsdale launches innovative economic development tool

Scottsdale ArtWalk

The City of Scottsdale’s Economic Development Department has launched new features in The ground-breaking mapping tool now allows users access to powerful business information for research and market analysis. Data such as real estate, demographics and industry breakdowns for sites within the city of Scottsdale are available free and instantly. There is also a… Read More →

P.B. Bell names three new directors

Debra Schooler
by in AZRE Magazine | Real Estate

P.B. Bell, a leader in multifamily housing development, management and acquisitions, has named three new directors to its corporate team based in Scottsdale. Kristina Rauscher and Charlie Koznick join P.B. Bell, respectively, as marketing director and acquisitions director. Arian Ploszaj, who previously served as P.B. Bell’s marketing director, has transitioned to a new role as… Read More →

Stridewell — same-day spine clinic — opens in Scottsdale

Stridewell, a new health care concept, is aiming to transform the way that patients seek care for neck and back pain. Opened on June 26, Stridewell will help patients unravel the confusing web of generalists and specialists that provide care for spine issues. The need is undisputed: four out of every five Americans will face… Read More →

Berkadia secures $29.7M for Phoenix multifamily property

Berkadia announced the sale of the 152-unit Park 28 Apartments, a new luxury multifamily community located in Phoenix. Senior Managing Director Mark Forrester, Senior Managing Director Ric Holway and Senior Director Dan Cheyne closed the $29.7 million sale on behalf of the seller, an entity of Evergreen Development Company. The buyer was Pure US Apartments… Read More →

Scottsdale-based Clayton Nash Real Estate expands into Texas

Arizona-based real estate brokerage Clayton Nash Real Estate expands to Texas with a new office in Houston. Clayton Nash Real Estate is a new technology-focused real estate firm offering agents anunprecedented marketing program that includes time saving programs for agents, cutting edge lead generation and sales technology with ongoing sales training and support that puts… Read More →

OdySea Aquarium adds Sketching the Seas attraction

The new OdySea Aquarium in Scottsdale continues to introduce exciting experiences that enhance the guest’s aquatic journey.  The newest program is called “Sketching the Seas,” which brings art to life where children and adults can design a sea creature, scan it, and then watch it swim on a giant digital aquarium. “This new interactive experience… Read More →

Gate6 celebrates 20-year anniversary with new building

Gate6 Inc. unveiled  its new Scottsdale location on Tuesday, May 30th. The Ribbon Cutting commenced at 10 am with breakfast served afterwards. The event was a major success with all the Phoenix based “Gate6ers” and their families in attendance. The honorable Scottsdale Mayor Jim Lane also attended to help initiate this event and welcome the company to… Read More →

Scottsdale Airpark property sells for $8.6M

by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage

Cushman & Wakefield completed the sale of Monark Center at 15500 N. Greenway-Hayden Loop in Scottsdale for $8.65 million. Private investor Max H. Baril purchased the property The buyer was Max H. Baril, a private investor. The seller, Enright Capital of Calgary, Alberta, was represented by Tracy Cartledge, Bob Buckley, Steve Lindley and Ben Geelan of… Read More →

Scottsdale-based real estate trust looks to buy $2.75 billion medical office portfolio

by in AZRE Magazine | Medical

Scottsdale-based Healthcare Trust of America Inc. (NYSE:HTA) is looking to purchase a $2.75 billion, 6.1 million-square-foot medical office portfolio from Indiana-based Duke Realty Corporation. On Monday, Healthcare Trust announced that it entered into a definitive agreement to acquire every medical office building asset and the medical development platform of Duke Realty. If the deal goes… Read More →

New pair of self-storage facilities receive $13M in construction financing

Cohen Financial, a division of SunTrust Bank and a national real estate capital services firm, announced today that it has arranged $13 million construction financing with a regional bank to develop two self-storage properties in the Greater Phoenix. Both properties are multi-level and 100 percent air-conditioned. Kevin Sellers, director of capital markets in the Cohen… Read More →