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Report: Businesses feel better about U.S. economy

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Executives from midsize and small businesses feel dramatically better about the U.S. economy than a year ago, according to the 2017 JPMorgan Chase & Co. Business Leaders Outlook report released Wednesday. Middle market executives are twice as optimistic – 80 percent, up from 39 percent – about the U.S. economy than they were last year. Also, 62… Read More →

CFOs Show Growing Confidence in U.S. Economy

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During the past year, chief financial officers (CFOs) have grown significantly more confident in the U.S. economy, according to the 2013 Spring CFO Survey from Grant Thornton LLP. The survey findings reveal that 45 percent of respondents believe the state of the U.S. economy will improve during the next six months, compared to just 31… Read More →

Arizona Ranked No. 5 In Commercial Real Estate Development In 2011

Arizona Commercial Real Estate Development
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Arizona was ranked No. 5 in 2011 in direct spending in all three phases of development across all categories of commercial real estate, according to a report issued last week by NAIOP. Arizona’s development accounts for $4.2B in spending and 74,117 jobs supported, up from No. 14 last year. Arizona’s development contributed heavily to 2011 being the first… Read More →