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Tucson community sells 100 homes in 7 months

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Maracay Homes’ Center Pointe Vistoso community has sold an average of one new home every 48 hours (100 homes in 200 days) since opening just under seven months ago. The success of the community, located in the Tucson, Arizona, suburb of Oro Valley, offers a vivid snapshot of the national housing industry’s record-breaking growth, which… Read More →

Tucson mid-year reports show market health

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by in AZRE Magazine | Blogs | Brokerage

According to recently released reports from Cushman & Wakefield | PICOR, the Tucson commercial real estate market continues to see widespread activity across all markets at various levels. These quarter two reports analyze business in the multifamily, industrial, retail and office markets. The cliff notes version of the Q2 reports from Cushman & Wakefield |… Read More →

‘Sneak Peek Package’ offers look renovated Hilton Tucson El Conquistador

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by in Experience AZ Magazine | Stay

The final days of summer are right around the corner and Hilton Tucson El Conquistador Golf & Tennis Resort in Tucson, Ariz. is offering end-of-summer guests the chance to be among the first to stay in the resort’s renovated guest rooms with the “Sneak Peek” package. Nestled at the base of the Santa Catalina Mountains,… Read More →

Downtown Tucson development creating Southern Arizona hotspot

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The recent rejuvenation of Tucson’s downtown district helps attract Millennials and outside interests to Southern Arizona where the climate is ripening for growth and economic development. “The climate is swinging towards a more predevelopment attitude and a lot of it has to do with the national economy,” said David Ollanik, Sundt Construction project director in… Read More →

Pima Air & Space Museum kicks off ‘Night Wings’ program

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The Pima Air & Space Museum will kick-off its summer evening “Night Wings” program this Saturday, July 23, 2016, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. At this Saturday’s “Night Wings”, The Pima Air & Space Museum will debut its new Seek, Do and Win – Activity Stations. These hands-on educational activity stations will be stationed… Read More →

Tucson business leader will match $1M for Arizona Theatre Company

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Tucson business leader and Arizona Theatre Company (ATC) board member Mike Kasser will guarantee $1 million toward ATC’s $2 million fund-raising goal if an equal amount can be raised through the outreach effort now underway. As a result, the ATC Board of Trustees has extended the fund-raising deadline for this effort from Friday, July 1… Read More →

Tucson poised for major growth, economists predict

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Tucson’s economy is poised for significant growth over the next two years. That was a key message during Wednesday’s University of Arizona Eller College of Management 2016 Breakfast with the Economists event at the Westin La Paloma Resort in Tucson. More than 400 people attended the event to hear presenters George W. Hammond, Ph.D., director and research… Read More →

Skepticism and excitement in Tucson over potential hockey team

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Hockey in the desert may be continuing to grow. On Tuesday, the Arizona Coyotes announced plans to purchase their American Hockey League affiliate, the Springfield Falcons, and move the team from Massachusetts to Tucson, pending approval of the league’s board of governors. The announcement said the relocated team would play at the Tucson Convention Center,… Read More →

Hilton Tucson El Conquistador getting revival

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Hilton Tucson El Conquistador Golf & Tennis Resort, the iconic Tucson resort nestled at the base of the Santa Catalina Mountains, embarked on a multimillion dollar renovation that will encompass all areas of the property. Uniquely Southwest experiences are at the heart of the renovations which began this fall to bring new indoor/outdoor amenities, refreshed… Read More →

NAI Horizon team sells Galeria Del Rio

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by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage

Justin Lanne and Mike Chapman of the NAI Horizon Tucson Multi Family Brokerage Team have sold the Galeria Del Rio, a 101 Unit apartment community located at 5132 Prairie Clover Trail, Tucson, Az. The Purchaser was an entity of Rincon Partners LLC (CPG Capital LLC) based in Scottsdale, AZ. The Seller was River Commons LLC… Read More →

PICOR announces Tucson leases

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by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage | Industrial | Retail

PICOR, a Cushman & Wakefield member, announced a string of recent leases that have closed in the Tucson area, including industrial and retail leases. R & G Food Services, Inc. leased 7,383 square feet in the Coach Drive Industrial Building at 4560 S. Coach Dr., Suite 100, in Tucson from Coach Holdings, LLC.  Rob Glaser, SIOR,… Read More →

Tucson Museum of Art names new CEO

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The Tucson Museum of Art (TMA) Board of Trustees is pleased to announce the appointment of Jeremy M. Mikolajczak as CEO after an extensive national search. Mikolajczak will lead the 91-year-old Museum, which comprises four acres of modern and historic exhibition spaces. The Museum boasts a permanent collection containing more than 9,000 objects, and focuses… Read More →

Radisson Suites Tucson will be revamped in 2016

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by in Experience AZ Magazine | Stay

HSL Properties recently purchased the Radisson Suites located at 6555 E. Speedway Blvd in Tucson. The five-story hotel is scheduled to undergo extensive renovations this year, including a rejuvenation of all 299 spacious guest suites as well as most public and common areas. Each suite offers a separate living and bedroom area, private balconies, dual-vanity… Read More →

PICOR announces Tucson sales, leases

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by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage

Tucson-based commercial real estate firm, PICOR announced a string of sales and leases in Tucson on Thursday. DNJ Holdings LLC purchased a 74,300 square foot industrial building for $1,557,750 on 8.25 acres at 4001 E. Irvington Rd. in Tucson from SCB Properties LLC. PICOR represented the seller and Tom Hunt and Bob Davis with Tango… Read More →