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What is the 2016 commercial real estate outlook?

East Valley
by in AZRE Magazine | In The Spotlight

When Luke Skywalker first cast eyes upon the Millennium Falcon, he was less than impressed. To him it was a “piece of junk.” Although perhaps not viewed as trash, the Phoenix economic and commercial outlook has admittedly taken a beating for some time. Much like Han Solo, however, experts see something in the slow, yet… 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 →

Desert Discovery Center concept moves forward

McDowell Sonoran Preserve
by in Experience AZ Magazine | Play

The Scottsdale City Council approved creating a business plan and feasibility analysis for the Desert Discovery Center concept, long envisioned as a place for people to learn about the Sonoran Desert at the Gateway Trailhead to Scottsdale’s McDowell Sonoran Preserve. The Council awarded the contract to Desert Discovery Center Scottsdale, Inc., a private group formed to… Read More →

5 Valley New Year’s Eve events and parties

New Year's Eve
by in Eat | Experience AZ Magazine | Play

It’s that time of the year, 2015 is coming to a close and 2016 is right around the corner. Do you have your New Year’s Eve planned to bring in the New Year in style? If not, we’ve got you covered. Check out these five New Year’s parties and events: New Year’s Eve Celebration Phoenix… Read More →

HYPOXI opens studio in Biltmore Fashion Park

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Get ready to exercise with the HYPOXI method at the new HYPOXI USA studio, which opened Monday in Phoenix’s Biltmore Fashion Park. HYPOXI offers a unique training method that combines advanced compression technology with low-impact exercise to burn fat and reduce cellulite in targeted areas. This is the second HYPOXI studio in Arizona and the… Read More →

Top 10 commercial real estate stories of the year

Bernards & Construction
by in Archives | AZRE Magazine | Construction

Here are the Top 10 commercial real estate stories of 2015, based strictly on the number of readers on azbigmedia.com. The Top 10 stories of 2015 are not based on newsworthiness or importance — although each of these stories are important and newsworthy — but by the sheer number of azbigmedia.com readers who took the time to… Read More →

Sharpen your golf game at Topgolf winter league

Top Golf

If you’re trying to improve your golf game this winter, or are just now picking it up the Topgolf Winter League is there to help you. The league starts Jan. 25 for four person teams, and Jan. 26 for two person teams who are looking to compete and sharpen their skills. Teams will face off… Read More →

Get ready for Russo and Steele Automobile Auctions

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Car collectors and admirers rejoice! The Russo and Steele Collector Automobile Auctions is coming back for its 16th annual automotive extravaganza in Scottsdale at the end of January. From Wednesday, Jan. 27 to Sunday, Jan. 31 the locally-owned and operated Russo and Steele hosts the “World’s Most Exciting Collector Automobile Auction.” The Scottsdale auction will showcase… Read More →

Talking Stick Resort offers spa specials

Talking Stick Resort
by in Experience AZ Magazine | Play | Stay

While the holiday season is coming to an end, the specials at The Spa at Talking Stick Resort are still going strong. Locals and visitors can treat themselves or give the gift of relaxation by purchasing one of the special treatments offered at The Spa. The following offers are good through January 28. Valid Sunday… Read More →

Off The Grid Fitness mixes exercise, ‘green’ living

Eric Guilleminault, owner of Arizona's first eco-friendly gym, Off The Grid Fitness.

French fitness enthusiast Eric Guilleminault developed his competitive edge in college as an intern for a trainer prepping college players for the NFL combine. “This allowed me to pay for my own training and expand my professional ambitions,” said the 36-year-old local Scottsdale gym owner. Since he was a college athlete himself, it was this… Read More →

Passco Companies buys Scottsdale complex for $52.525M

Luxe Scottsdale
by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage | Multi-Family | New to Market

Passco Companies, LLC acquired a 218-unit multifamily community for $52.525 million in Scottsdale. Passco named the community , Luxe Scottsdale, and it is located at 8444 E. Indian School Rd. The property was built in 2015, and it features a pool area with spa, two-story clubhouse with walk-out deck overlooking the pool, 24-hour fitness center… 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 →

Here’s how to get a grip on golf

Top Golf
by in Experience AZ Magazine | Play

Golf is a sport that requires patience, practice and dedication. Working at Topgolf, I see players of all skill levels come through our doors constantly trying to improve their golf game. People may love to watch golf, they may have favorite players but before they get to swing their own club, they need to learn… Read More →

True Food Kitchen gets healthy brunch menu update

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True Food Kitchen has proven to be a lot of Valley fitness fans’ favorite post-workout dining option. All those weekend warriors — and everyone else who likes healthy dining options — are in luck. Using Dr. Andrew Weil’s guidelines for his Anti-Inflammatory diet, True Food Kitchen‘s Executive Chef, Arik Markus has made some tasty but healthy… Read More →