Loading...
You are here:  Home  >  'Scottsdale'
Latest

Hines gains zoning entitlements for Asteria Highlands in north Scottsdale

Posted by   /  September 20, 2017  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

By Terrance Thornton | Scottsdale Independent Scottsdale City Council has approved a rezoning request making way for a 31-lot, single-family subdivision on about 40 acres of land on the southwest corner of 128th Street and Alameda Road. The local governing board at its Sept. 12 meeting unanimously approved the rezoning request on behalf Hines, an international […]

Read More →
Latest

Q&A: Casey outlines the effect of housing on economic development

Posted by   /  September 18, 2017  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

By Terrance Thornton | Scottsdale Independent The Scottsdale Independent newspaper reached out to Scottsdale Economic Development Director Danielle Casey to better understand how housing options have an impact on economic development efforts. This is what she had to say: •How does a market’s housing options shape economic development recruitment efforts? Having a variety of options is important, especially […]

Read More →
Latest

Millennials, Baby Boomers agree on one thing: the condominium

Posted by   /  September 18, 2017  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

By Terrance Thornton | Scottsdale Independent Multifamily housing ain’t what it used to be. The Valley of the Sun — the city of Scottsdale in particular — has become a hotbed for luxury multifamily housing construction with hundreds of new units expected to come to market over the next 12 to 24 months. Housing data experts […]

Read More →
Latest

Scottsdale Stadium evolving to foster better baseball, downtown prosperity

Posted by   /  September 14, 2017  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

By Terrance Thornton | Scottsdale Independent While downtown Scottsdale is made up of quaint shops, a robust gallery district and a vivid nightlife scene many say the true straw that stirs that economic cocktail has always been Scottsdale Stadium. During February and March there is no better place to be on planet Earth for baseball […]

Read More →
Latest

Who is eyeing 3 seats on Scottsdale City Council in 2018?

Posted by   /  September 13, 2017  /  Government and Politics  /  No Comments

By Joshua Bowling | The Republic Residents who want to jump into Scottsdale politics can vie for three open City Council seats in 2018. The council, on Sept. 12, is expected to call the election. Potential candidates can pick up paperwork from the City Clerk beginning Oct. 2. Council members Linda Milhaven, David Smith and Kathy Littlefield are nearing the final year of […]

Read More →
Latest

WestWorld residential subdivision gets OK at Scottsdale City Council

Posted by   /  September 6, 2017  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

Scottsdale Independent A 15-lot residential subdivision on a 7.5-acre site in north Scottsdale has been approved by municipal leaders. During a Monday, Aug. 28, Scottsdale City Council meeting, the WestWorld 15 preliminary plat was approved on consent 7-0, at City Hall, 3939 N. Drinkwater Blvd. The property is at the western end of north 102nd […]

Read More →
Latest

Scottsdale Fashion Square granted opportunity to evolve into 21st Century

Posted by   /  September 1, 2017  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

By Melissa Fittro | Scottsdale Independent A majority of city council is looking at the bigger picture, they say, as a proposal to significantly expand Scottsdale Fashion Square has been approved. Scottsdale City Council Tuesday, Aug. 29 rendered its decisions to allow expansions at the landmark retail center at City Hall, 3939 N. Drinkwater Blvd. The […]

Read More →
Latest

Is Scottsdale destination marketplace Old Town or downtown?

Posted by   /  September 1, 2017  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

By Melissa Fittro | Scottsdale Independent Is it downtown Scottsdale or Old Town Scottsdale? That’s one of the questions municipal officials are looking to answer through a new branding awareness effort to bring more people to what some locals call “downtown Scottsdale” while others claim the area as “Old Town.” About 100 interested residents and downtown […]

Read More →
Latest

Scottsdale economic picture rosy but city not immune to commercial vacancy trend

Posted by   /  August 31, 2017  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

By Terrance Thornton | Scottsdale Independent Scottsdale Economic Development Director Danielle Casey Monday, Aug. 28 presented to city council her department’s latest efforts “to elevate, enhance and ensure Scottsdale’s sustained desirability.” In February 2015 Scottsdale City Council engaged its economic development department into a formal five-year strategic plan derived from years of data collection involving local […]

Read More →
Latest

Taylor Morrison pledges help for Houston

Posted by   /  August 31, 2017  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

Taylor Morrison

Will donate, open area model homes to provide shelter and help with the rebuilding effort. Builder Taylor Morrison Home Corporation, Scottsdale (NYSE: TMHC) said Wednesday it is supporting relief efforts through a number of corporate and employee initiatives across Texas in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. “Our hearts are with Texas and our Houston team members and […]

Read More →