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Newest downtown Tucson hotel project to break ground

Posted by   /  August 20, 2019  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

By Gabriela Rico | Arizona Daily Star Ground will be broken Aug. 27 on another downtown hotel. A 76-room Hampton Inn and a 123-room Home2 Suites will be built in a six-story structure on South Stone Avenue between Ochoa and Corral streets, across the street from St. Augustine Cathedral. Home2 Suites is a Hilton extended-stay […]

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Nearly one-fifth of Phoenix sales close above list price

Posted by   /  August 20, 2019  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

By David Meek | The Arizona Report According to The Cromford Report, the greater Phoenix residential real estate market now “favors sellers to the greatest extent since 2005.” One of the main contributing factors? Available housing inventory for sale in the MLS is at its lowest level since that time. For example, within the city […]

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290-acre San Tan Valley site sells for $8.7M

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AZBigMedia AZBigMedia AREAD Management Inc., a residential developer, and Varde Partners, a private investment company, have purchased a 290-acre development site in San Tan Valley, Arizona, for $8,700,000. The seller was Skyline & Quail, LLC. Kidder Mathews land broker, Brian Rosella, represented the seller in the transaction. The development site is planned for Skyline Estates, a […]

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The Dealmaker: 8/19/2019

Posted by   /  August 19, 2019  /  Dealmaker  /  No Comments

The Dealmaker is a daily note of the day’s top real estate stories served just in time for lunch. Bon Appetit! Subscribe here to receive the Dealmaker to your inbox Proposed aluminum plant a ‘positive’ for La Paz County, says Rose Law group land use and regulatory attorney, Tom Galvin. (Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents Alliance Metals.) Tom Galvin talks […]

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[GUEST COLUMN] Scottsdale bonds key for our arts community

Posted by   /  August 19, 2019  /  Government and Politics  /  No Comments

(Editor’s note: News releases are published as submitted unless there are errors of fact.) Dr. Gerd Wuestemann By Dr. Gerd Wuestemann, President & CEO, Scottsdale Arts Scottsdale is a world-renowned arts destination. Art and Culture are part of Scottsdale’s DNA, at the core of its brand and are major drivers for tourism and the local […]

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[COMMENTARY] Endangered Species Act reforms improve Incentives for landowners to recover species

Posted by   /  August 19, 2019  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

Texas Ocelot is an endangered species. / Wikipedia By Jonathan Wood | The Salt Lake Tribune This week, the departments of the Interior and Commerce issued significant reforms to their implementation of the Endangered Species Act. Although any change concerning this popular law generates understandable concern, many of these changes will benefit on-the-ground conservation by […]

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Please, let’s not use the D-word

Posted by   /  August 19, 2019  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

By Stefanos Chen | The New York Times Don’t call the real estate development company Venn a developer. Its founders prefer “neighboring start-up.” And don’t call the company’s tenants, who are scattered across 20 buildings in the quickly gentrifying Brooklyn neighborhood of Bushwick, renters. They are “members” or “Venners.” “We describe ourselves as a new way […]

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Flagstaff, county and local groups set out to create downtown action plan

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Clear skies and a balmy night greeted pedestrians strolling downtown Flagstaff for the First Friday Artwalk last summer. / Jake Bacon / Arizona Daily Sun By Adrian Skabelund | Arizona Daily Sun Between the ParkFlag system and the new municipal courthouse now under construction, downtown Flagstaff has experienced a number of changes over the last […]

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Fountain Hills economic development director talks long-term stability

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James Smith By Bob Burns | The Fountain Hills Times James Smith has been on the job as economic development director for the Town of Fountain Hills for a few months now and he is focusing on a couple of items that will present opportunities to expand economic development in the community. The planned hospital, […]

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Rio Nuevo approves $65M Tucson Convention Center reno plan

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Courtesy of Rio Nuevo / AZBEX AZBEX At an August 13th special meeting, the Rio Nuevo Board of Directors unanimously approved a $65M improvement plan for the Tucson Convention Center and surrounding campus, including the Tucson Music Hall, Leo Rich Theater and the Eckbo Plaza and Fountain. Rio Nuevo officials will now solicit bids and select a contractor for the project. The board also […]

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