Adaptive Reuse: New Life for Phoenix

by Dustin Riley

It’s been said that “beauty is in the eye of the beholder.” The views of a vacant, neglected office building may not conjure up beautiful thoughts, but a close look may show this rundown building to be the perfect place to live. That vision is what allows us to breathe new life into an aging office building through adaptive reuse development, transforming it into a unique … [More]

Hilton Concept Hotels Part of Park Central Revitalization

by Mike Hunter

When complete, the large-scale Park Central revitalization effort will transform a once-defunct shopping area into the city’s premier destination to work and play. Now, the addition of a new, state-of-the-art hotel will help ensure that it’s also a top place to stay for city travelers. The brand-new, dual-branded Home2 Suites/Tru by Hilton hotel from Dallas, Texas-based Fayth … [More]

Historic Luhrs Building to See Upscale Hotel Conversion

by Mike Hunter

With a vision of realizing a truly unique mixed-use property for downtown Phoenix, leading owner, developer and property manager Lincoln Property Company has sold the historic Luhrs Building to Provo-based PEG Companies and Dallas-based A.G. Hill Partners for $14 million. An industry expert with an extensive track record in hotel development, PEG plans to renovate 92,000 square … [More]

Union @ Roosevelt Attracts Chicago Investor

by Mike Hunter

Union @ Roosevelt, a recently developed mixed-use project within the popular Roosevelt Row district of Downtown, has been sold to a Chicago-based investor for $27 million. Located at 888 N. 1st Ave., it features 80 luxury, mid-rise apartments with 9,100 square feet of ground-floor retail space and 28,000 square feet of land. “We were very excited to work on such an intricate … [More]

Design-Built College Prep Campus

by Mike Hunter

Stevens-Leinweber Construction, one of the Valley’s most active tenant improvement, new construction and design-build contractors, has broken ground on a brand new, built-to-suit Vista College Preparatory campus. VCP-Sueño Park, a public charter school for grades six through eight, is located on a 3-acre site at the crossroads of 45th Avenue and McDowell in Phoenix, “Vista is … [More]