Planning & Development

Multifamily Mixed-use Planned for Marana

By Tasha Anderson for AZBEX  Preliminary plans for a new multifamily, mixed-use development called The Alexander were recently recommended for approval with conditions at the Town of Marana’s June 24th Planning Commission meeting.  Developer, Sears Financial Corporation was requesting to rezone approximately 10.74


Multifamily Construction Costs May Drop

By Bendix Anderson for National Real Estate Investor  Heading into 2020, a robust development pipeline and rising costs of construction material and labor were major concerns for the multifamily sector. The economic devastation wrought by the COVID-19 shutdowns has put

Planning & Development

Mixed-Use Development Proposed Near Westgate

By Tasha Anderson for AZBEX  A new mixed-use development is being proposed approximately one mile from Westgate Entertainment District at the SEC of Glendale and 83rd Avenue.  Planning consultant, Jon M. Froke Urban Planning, LLC, on behalf of property owner, Rightstart Subsidiary, LLC,

Planning & Development

More MLB Housing Planned for Surprise

By Tasha Anderson for AZBEX  A new 47-unit housing facility for the Kansas City Royals Major League Baseball team is being planned north of Greenway Road and east of Bullard Avenue in Surprise.  Harvey Badger Construction, LLC recently submitted plans for the

Planning & Development

74-acre Mixed-Use Development Proposed for Mesa

By Tasha Anderson for AZBEX  A new mixed-use development proposed to include employment/light industrial, multifamily residential and commercial uses is making its way through the City of Mesa.  On Wednesday, Mesa’s Planning and Zoning Board approved a request submitted by Beus Gilbert McGroder,

Planning & Development

UND Aerospace Plans Student Housing in Gilbert

By Tasha Anderson for AZBEX  As the University of North Dakota (UND) Aerospace pilot program, in partnership with Chandler Gilbert Community College at Williams Gateway Airport, has experienced exponential growth, the need for more housing for their students has also grown, according to

Planning & Development

Luxury Multifamily Project Announced

Source: Hines  International real estate firm Hines, along with a joint venture partner, announced it has closed on 11 acres to develop a 325-unit luxury for-rent residential property in north Phoenix.  Hines’ multifamily property, located at the NWC of Happy Valley Road and 35th Avenue, will consist of six three-story buildings.