1,000+ Homes and Fry’s Marketplace Planned Near Desert Ridge High School

Blandford Homes is planning to build 1,094 homes in the former state trust lands to the south and west of Desert Ridge High School, on the north side of Guadalupe from Crismon to Signal Butte.  While still in the preliminary…

How The Millennial Generation is Changing the Real Estate Market

Unless you’ve been living in a cave lately, you’ve probably heard the new trendy term, “Millennials”, floating around. Millennial generally refers to the generation of people born between the early 1980s and the early 2000s. Perhaps the most commonly used…

Increasing property values in Phoenix Metro area point to recovery

Median assessed values of Valley homes and businesses increased this year by double-digit percentages for the first time in seven years, suggesting local real-estate markets are recovering, the Maricopa County assessor says. About 1.6 million valuation notices for the 2015…

Circle K at Ellsworth and Guadalupe Likely

Without any objections from homeowners and residents, city planner Mia Lozano is advancing the process for a 4,450 square foot store with a 10-pump service station at the northeast corner of Guadalupe and Ellsworth, occupying a long-vacant lot on the…

Grand Canyon University to Speed Up Development in Eastmark

Grand Canyon University leadership plans to speed up development and ensure that more amenities will be ready to go when the campus opens for classes in the Fall of 2015. The 100-plus acre development was orginally going to scale larger…

Apple Moving to Signal Butte and Elliot: Will Be Bringing 700 Jobs

Governor Brewer announced today that Apple will be moving into the existing First Solar plant at Signal Butte and Elliot, and will create more than 700 jobs. “This will create at least 700 quality jobs in the first year and…

Is Apple Considering The Purchase of the First Solar Plant?

The First Solar plant at Signal Butte and Elliot is huge. Taking up 1.3 million square feet – the size of 43 football fields – the plant built by First Solar has yet to house employees.  After changes in the…

Circle K Planned for Ellsworth and Guadalupe

Circle K has applied for Site Plan Approval and a Special Use Permit for Fuel Sales for a new gas station and convenience store on the northeast corner of Guadalupe and Ellsworth. The application is being considered by the Mesa…