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JW Marriott Starr Pass creates luxury summer stay package


Visitors to JW Marriott Starr Pass Resort & Spa will be offered full days of fun and adventure, leisure and luxury at a great new summer rate. The Play Your Way package features rooms that start at $199 on weekends and $179 on weekdays and include a resort credit of $100 per day for use… Read More →

Colliers completes $18.95M sale in Tucson

3350 E. Hemisphere Loop, Tucson, Ariz.
by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage

Colliers International in Greater Phoenix recently completed the sale of a 143,650-square-foot Class A office building for $18.95 million, or $131.95 a square foot. W. P. Carey Inc. on behalf of CPA®:17 – Global, one of its managed REITs, purchased the building, which is leased to a single tenant. The seller was Summit Properties of… Read More →

Sundt golf tournament raises $18,000 for MDA

Sundt Construction, Inc., Mike Gaines Golf Tournament
by in AZRE Magazine | Events

The Sundt Foundation, a charitable organization funded by Sundt Construction, Inc. and its employees, hosted its annual Mike Gaines Charity Golf Tournament last month at La Paloma Country Club in Tucson, Ariz. More than 100 golfers attended the tournament, raising $18,000 for the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) in honor of long-time Sundt employee Mike Gaines,… Read More →

Bioscience Roadmap gets an extension through 2025


The strategic plan that has guided Arizona’s fast-growing bioscience sector for nearly 12 years is gearing up for a new decade. “Arizona’s Bioscience Roadmap: 2014-2025” will be unveiled starting April 8 at events in Phoenix, Tucson, and Flagstaff, the state’s three metropolitan areas that feature growing bioscience hubs. The plan includes updated strategies that can… Read More →

LMT Engineering joins forces with Speedie & Associates

Lyle Tweet - Regional Geotechnical Manager

Speedie & Associates, Inc. is joining forces in Tucson with LMT Engineering. LMT is a firm that has specialized in geotechnical engineering, primarily in the Southern Arizona Market, for many years. LMT was headed by Lyle Tweet PE. who now joins Speedie as Regional Geotechnical Manager. Prior to forming LMT approximately 10 years ago, Lyle… Read More →

UNS Shareholders Approve Acquisition by Fortis

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Shareholders of UNS Energy Corporation voted overwhelmingly today to approve the proposed acquisition of the company by a subsidiary of Fortis Inc. The votes were tabulated at today’s special meeting for shareholders at UNS Energy’s Corporate Headquarters in Tucson. Approximately 97 percent of the ballots cast supported the company’s acquisition by Fortis, the largest investor-owned… Read More →

CBRE Releases Recent Leasing Transactions in Tucson

2127 E. Speedway
by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage | In The Spotlight

CBRE’s Tucson office has released the following recent leasing transactions for the greater Tucson area:   Chuy’s restaurants have leased 2,400 SF of retail space at Capin Plaza located at 8195 N. Oracle Rd. in Tucson. CBRE’s Jayme Fabe negotiated on behalf of the landlord, Capin Family Trust of Tucson. The tenant was represented by… Read More →

Genesis OB/GYN Leases 22KSF in Tucson

Courtesy of Hobbs and Black Architects
by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage

Genesis OB/GYN PC leased 22,395 SF at 2424 N. Wyatt Rd. in Tucson, Ariz., from TMC Holdings, LLC for the relocation of the Crossroads OB/GYN practice and administrative offices from 4881 E Grant Rd.  Both the interior and exterior façade of the Wyatt building are being remodeled significantly in anticipation of Crossroads’ July occupancy on… Read More →

Quik Tek Assembly Expands into Tucson


Quik Tek Assembly, a minority-owned provider of contract manufacturing services, announced that it has expanded operations to the Tucson region. Quik Assembly Solutions, a division of Quik Tek Assembly, has leased an 8,000 square-foot building at 3450 S. Broadmont, Suite 120, and plans a $700,000 capital investment. The new facility will be open by April… Read More →

Cushman & Wakefield | PICOR Releases Recent Transaction List

Kleinn Automotive Accessories leased 1,000 square feet at 2112 N. Dragoon Street.
by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage

Kleinn Automotive Accessories leased 1,000 square feet at 2112 N. Dragoon Street, #16 in Tucson, Arizona, from Rich Rodgers Investments, Inc. Brandon Rodgers, CCIM, Industrial Specialist with Cushman & Wakefield | PICOR, represented the landlord in this transaction. Flash in the Past Studio leased 1,485 square feet at 43 S. 6th Avenue in Tucson, Arizona,… Read More →

RED AWARDS 2014: Healthcare Project

by in AZRE Magazine | Events

On Feb. 26, AZRE hosted the 9th Annual RED Awards reception at the Arizona Biltmore in Phoenix to recognize the most notable commercial real estate projects of 2013 and the construction teams involved. AZRE held an open call for nominations and more than 100 projects were submitted by architects, contractors, developers and brokerage firms in… Read More →

Artigue Elected President of ATC Board

by in Featured | Nonprofit

Cameron Artigue, an attorney with Gammage & Burnham in Phoenix, has been elected President of Arizona Theatre Company’s Board of Trustees. Robert Glaser, Principle at PICOR Commercial Real Estate Properties in Tucson continues to serve as Chair. Glaser and Artigue will be joined on the Executive Committee by:  Immediate Past Chair – Michael Seiden,… Read More →

TEP Recognizes Energy Efficiency Partnerships

clear energy systems coming to tempe
by in Business News | Energy | Green

Tucson Electric Power (TEP) has recognized customers and other community partners with TEP BrightEE Awards for energy savings achieved through the company’s successful energy efficiency (EE) programs. The inaugural TEP BrightEE Awards were presented today to local nonprofit organizations, school districts, small businesses and homebuilders. Several BrightEE (pronounced ‘brighty’) recipients are customers who reduced their… Read More →

CBRE Releases Recent Tucson Transactions

5555 Broadway, WEB
by in Brokerage | Business News

CBRE has recently leased two retail spaces totaling 5,522 SF located at the 5555 Broadway Center in Tucson. The redevelopment project was formerly home to a Mervyn’s department store. The site, which sits at the northeast corner of Broadway Boulevard and Craycroft Road, is anchored by Hobby Lobby and Stein Mart. Nancy McClure and Michael… Read More →