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Sagewood completes $13.2M expansion

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Sagewood, a Scottsdale senior living community, has completed the expansion of its on-site, Acacia Health Center, according to Sagewood’s Executive Director Stewart Ingram. Doubling in size, the $13.2 million expansion includes another 36,300 square-feet to Acacia Health Center at Sagewood. Sixty beds have been added to the health center including a new 20-bed memory care neighborhood… Read More →

The Weitz Company finishes senior living community

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The downtown Mesa age-restricted senior living community, Encore on First West, has officially been completed, according to a Wednesday announcement by The Weitz Company. Encore on West First is a 44,000 square-foot, 4-story building, 44 unit complex that was built with accommodations for a future solar panel system on the roof. The community is a… Read More →

Phoenix Kindred Transitional Care Center completed

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by in AZRE Magazine | Construction | Medical

The Weitz Company completed the newest Kindred Transitional Care Center located near 19th and Van Buren Streets, making it Kindred’s third transitional center in the Valley. Built near downtown Phoenix at1880 E. Van Buren Street, Kindred is a 120 bed post-acute care facility focused on patient rehabilitation. The facility is a new 3-story, 81,000 square foot structure… Read More →

Acacia Health Center expansion underway at Sagewood

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by in AZRE Magazine | Construction | In The Spotlight

Sagewood, a Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) focused on independence and well-being located at 4555 E. Mayo Blvd in northeast Phoenix is underway with the $13.2 million construction expansion of its onsite Acacia Health Center. The 36,300–square-foot expansion will double the size of the health center and include the addition of 60 beds to include a… Read More →

Grandview Terrace finishes last phase of assisted living project

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Grandview Terrace Health and Rehabilitation by Sun Health has finished building an upscale 20-suite residence for up to 30 people who need assistance with activities of daily living. Grandview Terrace’s Assisted Living project is the last phase of a multi-million dollar, top-to-bottom renovation of the Grandview Terrace Health and Rehabilitation campus — previously known as… Read More →

Sagewood completes second phase of Casitas

Sagewood, a Life Care Services community featuring resort-like amenities and health care services for senior living, has completed construction on its second phase of casitas. A recovering housing market and strong community sales sparked the second phase of detached casitas, a duplex home option for seniors living at Sagewood. The stylish two-bedroom, den and two-and-a-half… Read More →

New to Market: The Lofts at Hayden Ferry

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by in Business News

Project Name: The Lofts at Hayden Ferry Developer: OliverMcMillan General Contractor: Adolfson & Peterson Construction Architect: Pappageorge Haymes Partners / Todd & Associates Location & City (major crossroads/exact address): 260 Rio Salado Parkway, Tempe, Arizona Size (SF): 497,000 SF Value: $40M Estimated start and completion dates (by month or quarter): June 2014 / December 2015… Read More →

The Weitz Company Moves to Camelback Corridor

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by in Uncategorized

The Weitz Company announced its relocation to the Park One commercial office complex located in the Camelback Corridor of Phoenix. The move was completed Nov. 25. The Weitz Company was established in Iowa in 1855, and opened a Phoenix office in 1978 to serve clients in the regional Southwest. In those 35 years, Weitz has… Read More →

The Weitz Company Again Hosting 'Swing For The Scouts' Charity Golf Tourney

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  While The Weitz Company is well-known nationally for its golf course and clubhouse construction, it’s gaining some experience at hosting golf tournaments as well. For the second year in a row, the Swing for the Scouts charity golf tournament will be held on the pristine course of The Raven Golf Club on Oct. 18,… Read More →

Million Dollar Casitas Coming To Sagewood Due To Record Sales, Market Demand

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  Record community sales and a strong recovering housing market have prompted Sagewood, a 278-residence Phoenix luxury retirement community featuring resort-like amenities and the Acacia Health Center, to build an additional 14 casitas soon to be under construction. Sales are now underway for the detached casitas ranging from 2,173 SF to 2,326 SF for a… Read More →

PHX Sky Train Makes Its Long-Awatied Debut

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  Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport celebrated a major milestone with the opening of the PHX Sky Train April 8. The Phoenix City Council and Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton took the first official ride after a ribbon-cutting event earlier in the morning. Passengers using the PHX Sky Train will find a seamless connection between Terminal… Read More →

The Weitz Way: Celebrating 35 years in Arizona

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by in In The Spotlight

  At The Weitz Company, employees are guided by a set of Core Values which are an integral part of the culture of this Iowa-based general contractor celebrating 35 years in Arizona. These values are the foundation of how Weitz builds projects, manages its work, and treats employees, owners, and partners. They are: >> Honesty… Read More →

Billings, Prendergast Form New Firm Pivotal Marketing Partners

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by in Newsmakers

Valley businesswomen Kelly Billings and Mara Prendergast have launched a new marketing firm, Pivotal Marketing Partners, which specializes in the developer, architecture, engineering and construction community by providing strategic marketing collateral development and design as well as complete project pursuit services. Billings and Prendergast both have been in the construction industry for more than a… Read More →

Maravilla Scottsdale Celebrates Grand Opening

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by in New to Market | Senior Life

Maravilla Scottsdale, a resort-style retirement community with an innovative approach to senior living, recently celebrated its grand opening with a private reception for guests and residents. With more than 400 invitees in attendance, the event featured a proclamation read by Scottsdale City Councilwoman Suzanne Klapp formally commemorating Senior Resource Group’s (SRG) commitment to elevating the… Read More →