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Former Young’s Market industrial property sells for $5.5M

200 S. 49th Ave Photo

Cushman & Wakefield has announced the $5.5 million sale of an industrial facility at 200 S. 49th Ave. Evergreen Industrial Properties, LLC, of California purchased the 114,871-square-foot building from California-based Young’s Holdings, Inc. (Young’s Market Company). Constructed in 1989, the property was previously a warehouse and office facility for Young’s Market Company in the heart… Read More →

Ace Vending purchases $3.6M building in Gilbert

by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage | In The Spotlight

Cushman & Wakefield has announced that Ace Vending has purchased an industrial building at 335 S. Hamilton Court in Gilbert, AZ, for $3.6 million. Andy Markham, SIOR, Mike Haenel, Will Strong and Phil Haenel of Cushman & Wakefield represented Ace Vending in the acquisition. Steve Larsen of Jones Lang LaSalle represented the seller, Arizona-based Bell Holdings… Read More →

DTZ completes sale of Tharco Freeport Distribution Center


DTZ, a global leader in commercial real estate services, announced that Bixby Land Company purchased Tharco Freeport Distribution Center, 640 S. 51st Ave. in Phoenix’s Southwest submarket. Pacifica Real Estate Group sold the 108,287 square foot institutional quality industrial distribution center for $8.1 million. The building is fully leased to Tharco, one of the largest… Read More →

DCT Industrial Trust acquires Tempe industrial property

402 W Geneva
by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage | Featured | Industrial

DTZ has announced today that DCT Industrial Trust (NYSE: DCT) purchased a fully leased, 49,956 square foot freestanding distribution center at 402 W. Geneva Dr. for $3.35 million. DCT Industrial Trust is a publicly-traded, real estate investment trust (REIT) specializing in the ownership, acquisition, leasing, development, redevelopment and management of bulk distribution and light industrial properties. The… Read More →

Wentworth Property Company announces West 80 plans

West 80 rendering, courtesy of DTZ.

DTZ announced May 21 it has begun to market West 80, a ±379,635 SF, for-lease, speculative development by Wentworth Property Company (WPC). Located on the southeast corner of 80th Avenue and Buckeye Road in Phoenix, WPC plans to break ground on the industrial distribution center before year-end with delivery in 2016. DTZ Executive Managing Directors Andy… Read More →

ViaWest purchases fourth Southwest industrial property

Riverside Industrial

ViaWest Group announced a new addition to its expanding portfolio, with the recent successful acquisition of the 72,129 SF multi-tenant industrial building located at 77 N. 45th Ave. in the heart of southwest Phoenix. Phoenix-based ViaWest Group paid $3.07M on the acquisition. This is the fourth acquisition in ViaWest’s new fund focused on the purchase… Read More →

Native Grill & Wings leases test kitchen space in Chandler

Native Grill & Wings, Gavelston Tech

The ViaWest Group announced today that Native Grill & Wings has signed a 10-year lease for approximately 5,825 SF of office/test kitchen space in the 6825 W. Galveston street building in Chandler. The project, referred to as Galveston Tech, is comprised of one Class-A flex-office building totaling 74,525 SF and with this transaction and other… Read More →

Zounds takes 11,639 SF of flex office space

by in AZRE Magazine | Featured

The ViaWest Group announced today that Zounds has signed a lease for approximately 11,639 SF of office/engineering space in the 6825 W. Galveston street building in Chandler. The project, referred to as Galveston Tech Center, is comprised of one Class-A flex-office building totaling 74,525 SF and with the Zounds transaction and other recent activity the property is now… Read More →

Industrial Sector Suits Up

Coldwater Depot

If Q1 reports are any indication, the Phoenix metro’s industrial sector is suiting up for an interesting year. Intel finished construction on its 2.2MSF manufacturing fab in Chandler, Ariz. It sits vacant with hopes for adaptations into a manufacturing facility for chips. The 700KSF Buckeye Business Center is under construction without any tenants. Last year,… Read More →

Ryan West Business Park sells for $14.59M

8313 Latham, WEB

Cassidy Turley announced today that a subsidiary of Cohen Asset Management purchased Ryan West Business Park, a ±242,863 square foot warehouse distribution building at 8313 Latham in Tolleson for $14,591,460 from EG Properties, LLC. Ryan Companies US, Inc’s (Ryan) Real Estate Management group was the asset manager for the seller and will continue to serve… Read More →

Cohen purchases industrial portfolio for $29M

3701 E  University Drive
by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage | Featured

Cassidy Turley announced today that Cohen Asset Management purchased a three-property, high-tech industrial portfolio in Phoenix for $29 million from Alliance Commercial Partners (ACP). Will Strong, Mike Haenel and Andy Markham, SIOR of Cassidy Turley procured the investment sale transaction, bringing the buyer, Cohen, and the seller, ACP together. The portfolio includes three 100% NNN… Read More →

Will Strong Joins Cassidy Turley's Industrial Group

Will Strong
by in Business News | Newsmakers

  Cassidy Turley announced that Will Strong has joined the firm’s Arizona office as a vice president in the Industrial Group. Strong will be combining his brokerage practice with one of the companies top producing Industrial teams, Mike Haenel and Andy Markham, SIOR. The new team will focus on all aspects of industrial brokerage services… Read More →

Cushman & Wakefield Completes Sale Of 80,000 SF Industrial Facility In Phoenix

2235 S. Central Phoenix
by in Brokerage | Business News

APS BioGroup acquired 2235 S. Central Ave. in Phoenix. Cushman & Wakefield industrial broker Will Strong arranged the acquisition on behalf of the buyer. The seller, The Peiterson Limited Partnership of Las Vegas, was represented in-house by Loren Peiterson. For APS BioGroup, the acquisition marks a relocation of its headquarters and expansion of its operations… Read More →