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Arizona home prices soar 18.2 percent in 12 months


A measure of U.S. home prices jumped 4.6 percent in August compared with a year ago, the largest year-over-year increase in more than six years, according to an Associated Press report. CoreLogic, a private real estate data provider, also said Tuesday that prices rose 0.3 percent in August from July, the sixth straight monthly gain.… Read More →

Cost of Kitt Peak wildlife crossings soar

by in Business News | Travel

Construction costs for two wildlife crossings planned on Ajo Highway near Kitt Peak have soared by nearly 60 percent. The Arizona Daily Star reports the crossings now are expected to cost about $1.2 million. A Tohono O’odham Police Department report provided to Pima County’s Regional Transportation Authority shows nearly 20 percent of crashes in the… Read More →