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SkySong 4 building awarded Silver LEED certification

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by in AZRE Magazine

SkySong 4 has joined its fellow office buildings in the project in a very “green” club — and continues to set the standard for office work space innovation. The four-story, 141,000-square-foot office and research building at the intersection of SkySong Boulevard and Innovation Place has achieved Silver LEED certification from the U.S. Green Building Council for its… Read More →

Web.com will anchor SkySong development expansion

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Web.com, a leading provider of Internet services and online marketing solutions for small businesses, is relocating and becoming the anchor tenant at the new SkySong 4 following its 2016 acquisition of a previous tenant in the development, Yodle. Web.com’s new space will be used primarily for sales, administration and local executives. With Web.com’s presence, SkySong 4 is now 72 percent leased.  With its nearly… Read More →

Brokers, developers and projects honored at 2016 Best of NAIOP

by in AZRE Magazine | In The Spotlight

The Arizona chapter of NAIOP honored developers, projects and brokers at its 2016 Best of NAIOP awards. This year, Grady Gammage Jr., a real estate and zoning attorney who was a founder of Gammage & Burnham, received the Award of Excellence at the ceremony, which was held at the Arizona Biltmore. Gammage has had a long career, which… Read More →

Bagel shop and cocktail bar coming to SkySong this summer

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The food options at SkySong, ASU’s innovation center in South Scottsdale, just leveled up as two new restaurants will be opening this summer. New York Bagels “N Bialys will move into a 3,213-square-foot restaurant in September, serving breakfast and lunch every day. Bitters, a craft cocktail bar and restaurant, will open its doors from a… Read More →

SkySong 4 opens to tenants and public

SkySong 4
by in AZRE Magazine

The fourth commercial office building at SkySong, The ASU Scottsdale Innovation Center is officially open for business. The facility is already 50 percent leased, and has recently signed on two major tech companies. The building is also expected to be LEED Silver Certified by the U.S. Green Building Council. MindBody, a cloud-based software firm, and… Read More →

SkySong signs MindBody to large space in new building

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by in AZRE Magazine | Office

SkySong, The ASU Scottsdale Innovation Center is getting another new innovative tenant — one that will take up a big chunk of the newest office building at the project. MindBody, a provider of cloud-based business management software for the wellness services industry, signed a long-term lease to occupy 28,229 square feet of SkySong 4, which is now almost 50 percent leased with… Read More →

Online video pioneer Brightcove relocating to SkySong

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SkySong, The ASU Scottsdale Innovation Center, will welcome a prominent new tenant to its newest office building. Brightcove, a pioneering force in the world of online video, signed a lease to occupy 13,000 square feet of the first floor of SkySong 4. The company, relocating from Tempe, has nearly 5,000 customers in 70 countries is a leading provider of cloud services for video. The company offers a… Read More →

New co-working space opening at SkySong

A new co-working space will be unveiled on October 19 at SkySong, the ASU Scottsdale Innovation Center — and will feature some incredible pieces of old-time Americana. The space is located on the ground floor in SkySong 1, and is named 1951@SkySong for the year Scottsdale was incorporated. The space is a next step in… Read More →

Plaza Companies selected to build Peoria Innovation Campus (Photos)

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Plaza Companies is working to help the City of Peoria become a hub for innovation and technology.  Plaza Companies has been selected to build a 17-acre Peoria Innovation Campus in the city’s P83 Entertainment District, a property at 83rd Avenue south of Bell Road, adjacent to Loop 101 and the Peoria Sports Complex.  The Peoria City Council has approved an Exclusive Negotiating… Read More →

What makes an innovation hub innovative?

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by in AZRE Magazine

A new study by the NAIOP Research Foundation offers insight into the development and growth of “innovation districts,” an economic development tool based on the notion that entrepreneurship and innovation can be stimulated in environments that both satisfy space needs of companies in different life cycle stages and encourage employees to interact and exchange ideas in a… Read More →

GPEC predicts $32B economic output from SkySong

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SkySong, The ASU Scottsdale Innovation Center is projected to generate more than $32 billion in economic output and more than 10,000 new jobs across the Valley over the next 30 years, according to new analysis performed by the Greater Phoenix Economic Council. The analysis examines the impact of 11 SkySong buildings and a restaurant/retail component… Read More →

$5M SkySong restaurants project breaks ground

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by in AZRE Magazine | Construction

Wetta Ventures broke ground last week on a $5 million, multiple-restaurant development at SkySong, The ASU Scottsdale Innovation Center with completion expected by the end of the year. Prominently located at the northeast corner of Scottsdale Road and SkySong Boulevard, the new 12,000 square-foot development is expected to include three to four restaurants, one of… Read More →

Holualoa, Plaza Companies team buys Arrowhead Center

by in AZRE Magazine | Office

Holualoa Companies has purchased Arrowhead Executive Center, located at 17235 N. 75th Avenue near Arrowhead Mall in Glendale, Arizona, in an $11.7 million transaction. Plaza Companies is partnering with Holualoa Companies in the transaction and will be offering leasing, property management and construction services for the project. Renovations and improvements are already underway at the… Read More →

SkySong 4 ‘Topping Out’ on March 31

by in AZRE Magazine | Construction

SkySong 4 is closing in on completion, with a key construction milestone being marked in a ceremony tomorrow. SkySong 4 is “topped out,” meaning the structural steel in the construction building has reached the building’s final height. The SkySong 4 construction team will celebrate the milestone at a “Topping Out Party,” to be held at… Read More →