South Mountain Archives

Maracay Homes buys former Vistal Golf Club for new community

Vistal Golf Club

Maracay Homes, a wholly owned company of the TRI Pointe Group (NYSE: TPH), purchased 204 homesites in the trending South Mountain submarket of Phoenix, Arizona. The $10.5 million purchase represents the first phase of a Maracay Homes master-planned development that will feature approximately 650 homes on the site of the former Vistal Golf Club. Ryan Duncan… Read More →

60 acres near South Mountain purchased

by in AZRE Magazine | Site Selection

An Investment firm, Virtua Partners, acquired 60 acres near South Mountain at the northwest corner of 35th Avenue and Carver Road with plans to revise existing entitlement on the land for single-family residential housing. After Virtua Partners revises the entitlements on the land, it plans to sell the property to a home builder. The land… Read More →

Maracay Homes closes on 9.4 acres near South Mountain

Home developer, Maracay Homes, closed on 9.4 acres of land near the South Mountain Baseline Road corridor in Phoenix for $1.65 million. The property purchase will be combined with a second property Maracay is expecting to close on at the beginning of next year. The recently purchased property and the second property will total 23.5… Read More →

Five things to do before summer in Arizona

by in Experience AZ Magazine | Featured

While Phoenix natives enjoy beautiful weather in the fall and winter, it’s tough for anyone to stand outside for more than a couple minutes during the hot summer months. So, here are five outdoor activities to do with family and friends before triple-digit temperatures hit the Valley. Hiking Arizona is home to some of the… Read More →

Shea Homes to open Ahwatukee luxury condos

by in AZRE Magazine | Featured | Real Estate

Shea Homes Arizona just closed escrow on 69 condominium units in WestStone’s Vantage Condominium community on the northwest corner of 5th Ave. and Chandler Blvd. in Ahwatukee. Started by WestStone in 2007, only 58 condos were built before being put up for sale. Vantage is one of the last new condominium developments in Ahwatukee and… Read More →

Work It Out Wednesday: Take a Night Hike

by in Healthy Living | Shape

By Meg Krivanec It’s no secret that the Valley is home to an array of hikes and ideal weather. Hiking allows you to enjoy the outdoors and get the leg workout of the century without making the commitment of camping — you don’t have to pitch a tent or make a fire. Night hikes offer… Read More →

First Tee of Phoenix adds 5 affiliates

by in Business News | Sports

The First Tee of Phoenix Executive Director, Hugh Smith, announced that the organization will open new programming sites at all five City of Phoenix golf courses in 2013 including Cave Creek Golf Club, Encanto Golf Course, Palo Verde Golf Course, Maryvale Golf Course and Aguila Golf Course. Expansion will begin at Cave Creek Golf Club… Read More →

Kimpton Palomar Hotel Set To Open June 5

Kimpton Paloma Pool Area
by in Business News | Construction

The countdown is on for the opening of the 242-room Kimpton Palomar Hotel at CityScape in Downtown Phoenix. The 225,000 SF boutique hotel at 2 E. Jefferson St. is scheduled to open June 5, company officials said yesterday during a hard hat tour of the property. The Kimpton will occupy 10 floors in the second… Read More →