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Flagstaff property managers and renters scramble amid coronavirus crisis

Posted by   /  April 3, 2020  /  Coronavirus, Real Estate  /  No Comments

By Adrian Skabelund | Arizona Daily Sun With the onset of April, many Flagstaff residents are scrambling to figure out how to pay what is often their largest monthly expense: rent. And with dozens of business closed and workers unemployed, property managers are having to decide what to do about tenants who may have lost […]

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Flagstaff mayor restricts businesses to fight spread of new coronavirus; Tempe next?

Posted by   /  March 17, 2020  /  Coronavirus, Government and Politics  /  No Comments

By Kaila White | The Republic Flagstaff Mayor Coral Evans issued a wide-reaching proclamation Monday night limiting dining at restaurants and closing most gathering places in an effort to fight the spread of the new coronavirus.  Doing so makes Flagstaff the first city in Arizona to take such measures. Tempe is expected to vote Thursday […]

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New commercial space and vacation rentals coming to Flag

Posted by   /  March 5, 2020  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

View of Flagstaff from Mars Hill. / Wikipedia By Adrian Skabelund | Arizona Daily Sun For nearly a decade, Gina Thomson and David Shafer have been working together. The owner of Nuido Embroidery, Thomson does all the embroidery work for Shafer’s own business, Flagtown Prints. But now the two friends and business partners are working […]

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Flagstaff weighs bond questions

Posted by   /  March 4, 2020  /  Government and Politics  /  No Comments

The Flagstaff City Council. Pictured from left to right, Jim McCarthy, Austin Aslan, Mayor Coral Evans, Charlie Odegaard, Jamie Whelan, Vice-Mayor Adam Shimoni and Regina Salas. / Photo Jake Bacon / Arizona Daily Sun Adrian Skabelund | Arizona Daily Sun Flagstaff City Council may have to make some hard decisions as they are presented with […]

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Flagstaff benefits from 1st-of-its-kind public-private partnership

Posted by   /  February 11, 2020  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

AZBigMedia AZBigMedia Six years ago the Arizona Department of Transportation was facing an impossible task: how to revamp or relocate its 65-year-old Flagstaff headquarters without using any public funding. At the same time, the City of Flagstaff was struggling with the dangerous traffic congestion on its overcrowded roadways. Enter Vintage Partners, the Phoenix-based commercial real estate development and […]

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Shadow of 2018 hangs over housing proposal even as commission moves forward

Posted by   /  January 26, 2020  /  Government and Politics, Real Estate  /  No Comments

Flagstaff City Hall. / Angela Mabe By Adrian Skabelund | Arizona Daily Star Flagstaff voters are one step closer to seeing an affordable housing bond on the 2020 ballot. On Thursday, the city’s affordable housing commission voted unanimously to recommend the city council place a bond dedicated to lowering the cost of housing in Flagstaff […]

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Possible Flag development highlights Southside neighborhood’s civil rights history

Posted by   /  January 21, 2020  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

The Mayor’s previous location at 409 S. San Francisco St. featured an outside bar located in a converted Airstream trailer. / Jake Bacon / Arizona Daily Sun By Adrian Skabelund | Arizona Daily Sun Reverend Shirley Sims was just 14 when she and a group of NAACP youth members walked into the El Charro Café […]

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Flagstaff considers new water plan

Posted by   /  January 17, 2020  /  Government and Politics, Water  /  No Comments

By Adrian Skabelund | Arizona Daily Sun As Flagstaff continues to grow, so does its need for water. But now the City of Flagstaff is looking to create a new water master plan in hopes of ensuring the city has an adequate supply of water far into the future. City Water Resources Manager Erin Young […]

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Flagstaff housing commission looking at bond for 2020 election

Posted by   /  January 9, 2020  /  Government and Politics  /  No Comments

Flagstaff City Hall / File photo By Adrian Skabelund | Arizona Daily Sun Over a year after voters shot down a city proposal to provide money to address affordable housing issues, the city’s new housing commission is discussing whether the city should try again in 2020. At just the commission’s second meeting since it was […]

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Decade in review: Flag student housing emerges after Great Recession

Posted by   /  December 24, 2019  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

The Hub student housing complex as seen from the corner of Milton Road and Phoenix Avenue. / Jake Bacon / Arizona Daily Sun By Adrian Skabelund | Arizona Daily Sun The development around Flagstaff focused heavily on student housing during the past decade, leading to multiple projects creating a significant response within the community. Here’s […]

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