Axway’s Agile Work Environment

by Mike Hunter

With more than 300 employees locally and 2,000 globally, and celebrating its 20th anniversary, Axway, Inc. — an information technology company providing enterprise software, business analytics, mobile app development and API management — has relocated to a new North Scottsdale office location at 16220 N. Scottsdale Rd., Suite 500. The new office space has been designed … [More]

Tempe Building One of Largest 2020 Office Sales in Southwest U.S.

by Mike Hunter

Lincoln Property Company’s Class AA Grand2 office building in Tempe, Ariz., has sold, becoming the largest office sale to close in the state in 2020 and one of the top five office sales to close in 2020 in the Southwestern United States. The building buyer is Apex Capital Investments Corporation, a U.S.-based real estate investment management firm with a track record of … [More]

Landsea Homes Innovates Virtual Home Design

by Mike Hunter

Landsea Homes — a homebuilder whose projects in Arizona include Alamar in Avondale, Harvest in Queen Creek and Verrado in Buckeye — has launched a new High Performance Homes interactive experience. The new program allows homebuyers to visualize and virtually experience every element and feature of the HPH program, from home automation to sustainability and energy … [More]

Boutique Vision for Copper Square Hi-Rise

by Mike Hunter

Leading real estate investor ScanlanKemperBard and capital partner Black Salmon have kicked off the final phase of renovations at 101 North, the second-tallest high-rise in downtown Phoenix. The upgrades, which encompass all of the building’s ground-floor indoor and outdoor spaces, complete a multi-year transformation of the trophy asset into a boutique environment unique to … [More]

Office Condos Serve Pent-Up Demand for Medical

by Mike Hunter

Auviana Medical Complex, a six-building state-of-the-art modern medical and professional office condominium development, was recently completed at 14725-14765 W. Mountain View Blvd. in Surprise. “Auviana is a perfect case study that demonstrates the pent-up demand for medical office space in the West Valley,” says Philip Wurth, CCIM, with Colliers International in Arizona. “We … [More]

Sundt Completes Two Health Clinics 

by Mike Hunter

Sundt Construction, Inc. recently completed work on the Valleywise Health North and South Metro Ambulatory clinics in Phoenix, located at 19th and Northern avenues and 35th and Southern avenues, respectively. Each is a single-story, 26,000-square-foot building on a three-acre site. The design is highlighted by multiple structural elements, allowing natural light to penetrate … [More]

Block 23 Grabs Major HQ Commitment

by Mike Hunter

Marking one of the largest metro Phoenix leases to sign since the onset of the COVID pandemic, office experts from the Phoenix office of JLL have completed a 30,000-square-foot downtown Phoenix office lease for CVO Holding Company LLC, an industry-leading transportation technology provider. CVO will relocate and expand its corporate headquarters from its existing downtown … [More]

Tolleson Industrial Space Attracts Global Supplier

by Mike Hunter

MiTek, a diversified global supplier of services and products to the residential and commercial construction sectors, has expanded its presence in Arizona, working with Colliers International in Arizona in renewing its lease of 259,200 square feet at 7890 W. Lincoln St. — where it will be relocating some out-of-state operations — for eight-plus years and adding a new 10-year … [More]

SkySong TI Project for Unique Restaurant Concept

by Mike Hunter

Scottsdale-based Sigma Contracting, Inc. is collaborating on a unique restaurant concept opening this fall on the campus of SkySong, the ASU Scottsdale Innovation Center. It is providing design-build tenant improvement services for locally owned Born & Raised Hospitality, which anticipates opening its newest concept, Broth & Bao, in November. A bao bun, also known as a … [More]

High Demand Fills Medical Office Space

by Mike Hunter

Medical office experts in JLL’s Phoenix office have completed 21,275 square feet in new leases at the 27,868-square-foot Class A Lincoln Medical Plaza, located at the southwest corner of Scottsdale Road and Lincoln Drive, within the Lincoln Plaza Retail Center in Paradise Valley, bringing the newly renovated building to 100-percent leased.  James Shough and architect Dean … [More]

New Distribution Center for the West Valley

by Mike Hunter

Scannel Properties recently purchased an approximately 70-acre site just south of Interstate 10 in east Buckeye for nearly $6.65 million, with plans for the construction of an 850,000-square-foot distribution center for specialty discount retailer Five Below. This marks the newest distribution center for the City of Buckeye and West Valley, which continues to grow and attract … [More]

30,400-Sq-Ft Redevelopment in Mesa

by Mike Hunter

Evergreen Devco, Inc., a leading retail and multifamily development company, recently purchased the anchor-tenant building at the southwest corner of Mesa Drive and Southern Avenue in Mesa, for an undisclosed price, and plans to redevelop the currently vacant 30,400-square-foot property. The company is working with a national tenant on a lease agreement to occupy the anchor … [More]

DPMG Plans 87,000SF Development in Chandler

by Mike Hunter

DPMG Galveston LLC, a private Phoenix-based company, plans to construct an 87,000-square-foot mixed-use industrial project on 6.5 acres in Chandler it recently purchased for $2,050,000 at the southwest corner of Galveston Street and McClintock Drive. Completion of Chandler Corporate Industrial Center II is expected for mid to late 2021. The contemporary design of the project … [More]

Walton Closes on Buckeye Master Plans

by Mike Hunter

Walton, a real estate investment and land asset company with US$3.8 billion under management and administration, has sold 290 acres in the Mystic Vista and Vista Bonita masterplans located in Buckeye, Ariz., the country’s 7th fastest growing city.  MPC Developments, LLC has purchased 145 acres in the Mystic Vista community, zoned fully residential for 564 single family … [More]

LGE Design Build Starts Industrial Project in Glendale

by Mike Hunter

LGE Design Build has begun construction on Northern 101 Commerce Center, a 388,621-square-foot industrial and office space on a nearly 30-acre site just west of the Loop 101 at 7860 N. 106th Avenue in Glendale, a site chosen due to its easy freeway access and the burgeoning Glendale industrial market. The project is designed by LGE’s in-house architecture firm, LGE Design … [More]

Car-Free Lifestyle for Culdesac Tempe Tenants

by Mike Hunter

Planned to open in 2021, Culdesac is a $140-million project with 636 residential units, 24,000 square feet of retail and 35,000 square feet of amenities on 16 acres. Residents will not have private cars or parking spaces although the retail area will have ample parking with 150 spaces for retail visitors and resident guests. In typical developments, the parking lots often … [More]

Waterfall Villa Residences in Chandler

by Mike Hunter

Models are open at Chandler’s newest lock-and-leave condominium community, Waterfall Villa Residences, by Ironwood Development Group. The private, gated, resort-style community featuring open and modern single-level villas is attracting buyers from all demographic groups. Villa layouts are designed with the flexibility of two- and three-bedroom floorplans ranging from … [More]

Repurposed for Healthcare Tenants

by Mike Hunter

Cornerstone Medical Center, with approximately 20,235 rentable square feet, is being repurposed for a medical use from a retail use. Exterior renovations include “reskinning” the building and a new window package. The former Maytag store sat empty for 18 months before local, family-owned Whiteboard Development purchased and partnered with the City of Goodyear to reconfigure it … [More]

New Construction in San Tan Valley

by Mike Hunter

Lifestyle, location, access to services and homes that are quickly gaining value are all among the contributing factors behind the success of Fulton Homes’ Promenade neighborhood, along with sweeping views of the San Tan Mountains, resort-inspired amenities, walking trails, parks and quick move-in options. “Homebuyers were signing contracts before the models ever opened at … [More]

Apartment Development Planned for NW Valley

by Mike Hunter

Houston-based Hines plans to develop a 325-unit luxury multi-family community that will total 318,000 square feet on approximately 11 acres near the northwest corner of Happy Valley Road and 35th Avenue. The parcel was purchased for $6,725,000 from locally based shopping center development company The Pederson Group, which acquired the full 23-acre site from the Arizona State … [More]