LDS real estate arms swap Arizona land for $104M

Aug 22, 2014, courtesy of Mike SunnucksSenior Reporter-Phoenix Business Journal Two real estate arms of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints have swapped ownership of land in the outer suburbs of Phoenix. Property Reserve Inc. has sold at least 16 parcels...

Chandler airpark growth flying to new heights

Courtesy of Maria Polletta The Republic | azcentral.com Mon Dec 3, 2012 When the recession slammed the Valley in 2008, Chandler’s municipal airport was not spared. “The Airpark Area — a 9-square-mile employment corridor anchored by the airport — was hit hardest by the...

Gaylord execs make first Mesa visit in 4 years

Courtesy of By Garin Groff, Tribune, April 6, 2012 Executives with the Gaylord Entertainment Co. have visited Mesa for the first time since they laid out plans in 2008 to build a 1,200-room resort and conference center. Mayor Scott Smith said the city invited Gaylord...

Weidner Apartment pays $46M for Peaks at Papago

Phoenix Business Journal February 7, 2011 Weidner Apartment Homes, a major new player in the local multifamily market, has purchased a large apartment complex, the Peaks at Papago Park. Weidner paid $46 million for the 768-unit complex located at 815 N. 52nd St. in...

Biltmore owners file bankruptcy

by Megan Neighbor – Feb. 3, 2011 The Arizona Republic In a strategic move by its new ownership group to get a fresh financial start, the Arizona Biltmore, one of Phoenix’s oldest and most iconic resorts, has gone into bankruptcy. The resort’s...

Google drops real estate listings

Search giant cites low use, proliferation of search sites By Inman News Inman News™ January 26, 2011 Search giant Google will no longer support real estate listings uploaded to its classifed listings site on Google Maps, the company announced today. Consumers will no...