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Tempe Nixes High-Rise Student Housing

By Sonja Haller for The Arizona Republic As the Tempe skyline continues to grow, there is one type of high-rise that city leaders don’t want to see: student housing. The BEX

July 8, 2016 // 0 Comments

Community Mobilized by ’19 North’ Team

Source: 19 North Alliance The 19 North area encompasses Montebello toDunlap along the 19th Avenue light rail extension andsurrounding neighborhoods. Credit: Google Maps A BEX

July 1, 2016 // 0 Comments

No Slow Down Downtown

By David Pittman for BizTucson Streetcar Continues to Draw Investors, Development Downtown Tucson continues to be a hub of activity and redevelopment as 22 new residential BEX

June 17, 2016 // 0 Comments

Tucson Streetcar Draws Affordable Housing

By Becky Pallack for Arizona Daily Star Tucson is seeing the first signs that the two-year-old streetcar line will be a draw for new affordable housing projects. Three BEX

June 17, 2016 // 0 Comments

AZ Leadership Understands Global Trade

By Eric Jay Toll for Phoenix Business Journal Arizona top political leadership finally gets it, according to Mexican Consul General Roberto Rodriguez Hernandez. “Gov. BEX

June 17, 2016 // 0 Comments

ADOT Continues EIS, Comments on I-11

By Kevin Reagan for Casa Grande Dispatch The Arizona Department of Transportation appears no closer to deciphering where the proposed Interstate 11 might go in between BEX

June 14, 2016 // 0 Comments

Transport Improvements Help Tucson Area

By Brad Allis for Inside Tucson Business A number of current and future transportation improvements will help business in the Tucson area. From Vail to Marana, there are a BEX

June 14, 2016 // 0 Comments

North Phoenix Next in City’s Building Boom

By Brenna Goth for The Arizona Republic Central Phoenix’s building boom is spreading north. Developers are planning hundreds of new houses and apartments in the North BEX

June 7, 2016 // 0 Comments

On Track for More Mesa Light Rail

By Maria Polletta for The Arizona Republic Preliminary construction work on the next leg of Mesa’s light rail line could begin as soon as August, according to city BEX

May 10, 2016 // 0 Comments

MAG Syncs Up Transit Projects, Funding

By Rebekah Morris for Arizona Builder’s Exchange Maricopa Association of Governments (MAG) held a mid-phase transportation funding public meeting April 27. Presentations BEX

April 29, 2016 // 0 Comments

Experts Discuss PHX Economic Development

By Matthew Roy for Arizona Builder’s Exchange More than 300 Commercial Real Estate professionals packed a full house at the JW Marriott Camelback Gold Club in Scottsdale BEX

April 22, 2016 // 0 Comments

McDowell Corridor Development Abounds

By Matthew Roy for Arizona Builders Exchange Construction crews will commemorate yet another milestone today as the Skysong 4 project gets “topped out,” which is, BEX

April 1, 2016 // 0 Comments

Peoria Markets Development Opportunities

By Rebekah Morris for Arizona Builder’s Exchange The City of Peoria Economic Development Team will host a forum to showcase upwards of 20 development opportunities within BEX

March 22, 2016 // 0 Comments

PHX Council Moves to Bolster Light Rail

By Matthew Roy for Arizona Builder’s Exchange The Phoenix City Council voted March 2 to adopt a trio of ordinances pertinent to the future of light rail in the city. One BEX

March 8, 2016 // 0 Comments

Grants Help ADOT Move Arizona Forward

Source: Arizona Department of Transportation An upgrade to high-efficiency LED lighting in a US 60 tunnel east of the Phoenix area. A long-sought bridge to carry SR 347 over BEX

March 7, 2016 // 0 Comments

PHX Adds Staff to Handle Development

By Matthew Roy for Arizona Builder’s Exchange The Phoenix City Council approved the Planning and Development Department’s request to add 19 new staff positions, a move BEX

March 7, 2016 // 0 Comments

Phoenix Issues RFP for Camelback Parcel

By Matthew Roy for Arizona Builder’s Exchange The City of Phoenix last week issued a Request for Proposals to develop an oddly shaped little patch of land next to the BEX

March 1, 2016 // 0 Comments

Phoenix Lands Fortune 1000 Company HQ

By Eric Jay Toll for Phoenix Business Journal A Fortune 1000 company headquarters is relocating to Phoenix. Carlisle Cos. Inc., now based in Charlotte, is moving more than BEX

February 16, 2016 // 0 Comments

Businesses Get Big Boost from ADOT ‘Expo’

By Roland Murphy for Arizona Builder’s Exchange If you have a small, minority-owned or other qualifying company, ADOT and the State of Arizona want to do business with you; BEX

February 12, 2016 // 0 Comments

AZ Regulators OK $2B SunZia Power Lines

By Tony Davis for Arizona Daily Star The $2B, 515-mile-long SunZia power line project got a big boost Wednesday from the Arizona Corporation Commission, which voted 3-2 to BEX

February 5, 2016 // 0 Comments

2016 a Year of Re-Evaluation for MCCCD

By Roland Murphy for Arizona Builder’s Exchange The recently announced lease of new space for the Maricopa Corporate College (AZBEX, Jan. 5) comes as the Maricopa County BEX

January 8, 2016 // 0 Comments

PHX’s 35-Year Transportation Plan Starts

Source: City of Phoenix Phoenix’s transportation system will see a new investment on Jan. 1, 2016, when the voter-approved citywide Transportation 2050 (T2050) plan BEX

December 22, 2015 // 0 Comments

Mesa Sets RFP for ‘Signature Development’

By Roland Murphy for Arizona Builder’s Exchange The City of Mesa has issued an RFP to redevelop approximately 2.5 acres at the northwest corner of Country Club Drive and BEX

November 9, 2015 // 0 Comments

TIGER Grants Awarded for Two AZ Projects

By Roland Murphy for Arizona Builder’s Exchange The U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) grants to BEX

October 30, 2015 // 0 Comments

Metrocenter a Model for Infill Development

By Eric Jay Toll for Phoenix Business Journal Metrocenter Mall may be the future face of enclosed mall renaissance and urban infill. Carlyle Group, owners of the massive BEX

October 29, 2015 // 0 Comments

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