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Arizona Projects 02-12-21

Awards & Accolades  1. In recognition of its “state-of-the-art construction and contemporary, elegant design,” the We-Ko-Pa Casino Resort has been named a finalist for AZRE Magazine’s annual Real Estate and Development (RED) Awards. Winners will be announced during a live Hopin virtual event on

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Arizona Projects 02-05-21

Groundbreakings  1. ViaWest Group has broken ground on Central Logistics Center, a 25-acre land site at the SEC of Central Avenue and Buckeye Road. The project currently includes over 12–acres of vacant, developable land; a fully leased, 196.7KSF, 30’ clear,

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Arizona Projects 01-29-21

Groundbreakings  1. Fulton Homes is beginning work on the infrastructure at Barney Farms, a 550-acre master-planned community that has been years in the making. The sprawling development is located at Queen Creek and Signal Butte Road and will

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COVID-19 News Round-up for January 22nd

Economic News  Tempe Chamber Focused on Help  Like its economic development and businesses assistance peers around Arizona and the U.S., the Tempe Chamber of Commerce saw, and continues to see, challenges in helping members navigate the complexities of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Arizona Projects 01-22-21

Groundbreakings  1. Bethany Home Industrial, LLC broke ground January 19th on the 653KSF Brooklyn Bedding/Dreamfoam HQ and Manufacturing Building in Glendale. The design build team on the $44.8M project includes Ware Malcomb and Alston Construction.  2. Robert E. Porter broke ground on Air Guitar, a

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Arizona Projects 01-15-21

Groundbreakings 1. PVB Fabrications, Inc. (PVB) broke ground last week to prepare for its headquarters expansion at 11871 N. Breakers Road Marana. Initially, the new facilities will include a 15.4KSF administrative office building plus a

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Arizona Projects 01-08-21

Awards & Accolades  1. Healthcare Real Estate Insights has presented the $50M renovation and expansion of Splendido at Rancho Vistoso with the 2020 HREI Insights Award in the “Post-Acute & Senior Living Facilities Best New Ground-Up Development” Category. The awards were announced in December

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COVID-19 News Round-up for January 5th

Budget, Policy & Stimulus News  What’s in the New Relief Package?  The recently signed 5,500-page-plus stimulus and relief measure includes another $284B in forgivable Paycheck Protection Program loans, new treatment for PPP expenses, simplified forms, grants for live events

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COVID-19 News Round-up for December 18th

Economic News  PPP Was a Lifeline for Very Small Businesses  New data on the Paycheck Protection Program loans issued by the Small Business Administration shows businesses with three or fewer employees that would not normally have access to SBA loans benefitted greatly. Some experts have

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Arizona Projects 12-18-20

Groundbreakings  1. The $115M sports arena planned by Arizona State University to host hockey, wrestling and gymnastics has received final approvals from the Arizona Board of Regents and the City of Tempe and is set to begin construction in January. Construction is scheduled