Avondale’s Alamar Aligns With City Goals

by Mike Hunter

Homebuilders Shea, Landsea Homes, Gehan Homes and Taylor Morrison are among the first that developer Brookfield Residential (Arizona) plans to partner with for Phase I of Alamar, which includes 461 homesites developed within six distinct neighborhoods, slated to open in second half of 2020. Brookfield has been working closely with the City of Avondale to align the … [More]

Co-working Is Disrupting Office Spaces

by Keri Davies

Working from non-traditional spaces was once the realm of artists, writers and road warriors. People joked about those with computers taking up seats at coffee shops, cafes and restaurants, not seeing the larger trend coming into play. Today, it’s becoming a much different story. It is forecasted that by the year 2020, up to half the U.S. workforce could be freelancers in … [More]

SkySong Momentum Builds to Phase 6

by Mike Hunter

Office leasing momentum remains strong at SkySong, a 42- acre mixed-use development. SkySong 5 recently opened, as well as the new Element Hotel at SkySong, and preleasing has begun for SkySong 6, which is expected to start construction in the spring. Project architects Butler Design Group created cutting-edge design concepts and renderings for the new building, which will have … [More]

Downtown Phoenix Multifamily High- Rise with Retail

by Mike Hunter

Phoenix’s nation-leading job growth and related rapidly growing demand for residential and commercial real estate space attracted the attention of Rastegar Property Company, a vertically integrated real estate investment firm focused on value-add and development in all asset classes across the United States. The Austin, Texas-based company acquired a high-rise lot in downtown … [More]

Commercial-Scale Solar Lending for SMBs

by Mike Hunter

Direct Solar recently launched a commercial solar lending solution, filling what the company sees as a massive market void. The solution will serve customers that own and/or manage commercial properties. Direct Solar, a subsidiary of SinglePoint Inc., is one of the first companies to offer this type of lending solution. “This is a massive opportunity to fill a huge gap in … [More]