Local News

Groundbreakings 1. Hines Interests has begun construction on a 640-unit, 65.3KSF (NRA) self-storage facility at Priest Dr. and Warner Rd in Tempe. A second, 673-unit, 76KSF (NRA) facility set to be located at Dysart and Camelback Roads in Litchfield Park is expected to begin in June and be completed by the end of 2019. CubeSmart […]

By Tasha Anderson for AZBEX The first week of May has come and gone, which in BEX’s world means another successful Private Development Summit has passed. More than 200 attendees gathered at the DoubleTree by Hilton in Tempe on Tuesday, May 7th, for an afternoon of looking into the current and future state of the […]

Awards & Accolades 1. Sundt Construction, Inc. was recently honored for its work on the City of Chandler’s Ocotillo Water Reclamation Facility (OWRF) Expansion Project. The AZ Water Association awarded the project the 2019 Wastewater Treatment Plant Project of the Year. The $120M project was a joint venture between Sundt and McCarthy Building Companies and […]

Groundbreakings 1. On behalf of SunCap Property Group, Graycor Construction Company has started construction on a new, 135.7KSF flex industrial building at the Gilbert Spectrum industrial project. The building kicks off development in the southern portion of the 63-acre project, which is situated at the SWC of Elliot and McQueen roads in Gilbert. Building One […]

Groundbreakings 1. Kitchell Development Company recently broke ground on the $9.5M Cave Creek Crossing, a 47KSF retail center at the SWC Carefree Highway & Cave Creek Rd that will include the construction and buildout of a 30KSF Sprouts Farmers Market and construction of two retail buildings. The 10 acres of site work will include three […]

Groundbreakings 1. Path Construction Southwest has broken ground on the historic renovation of Arnold’s Pickle House in Phoenix. The project, being developed by Chicanos por La Causa, will be available for office/creative/ business space and is expected to be complete in October. SPS+ Architects is the architect. 2. Print.Save.Repeat held a groundbreaking ceremony for two […]

Groundbreakings 1. SWP Contracting & Paving started construction on the ADOT US95 and Avenue 8E Intersection Realignment in Yuma April 1st. 2. Banner Health will begin construction on its new $60.4M, 40KSF emergency department in Sun City on Wednesday. The department will be an addition to the Banner Boswell Medical Center. Sun Health Foundation and […]

Awards & Accolades 1. The AC Hotel by Marriott Tucson Downtown has been awarded the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) 2018 New Construction and Major Renovations certification. LEED certification identifies the hotel as a showcase example of environmental design. Groundbreakings 2. A shipping-container housing project called Stackhouse is ready to break ground at […]

Groundbreakings 1. Property Markets Group began demolition on a surface parking lot and one-story building at 200 W. Monroe St. on March 11. Construction begins in June, and the new 20-story, 253-unit apartment complex, dubbed X Phoenix, is expected to open in 2021. 2. American Care Concepts has announced the groundbreaking of Countryside Senior Living, […]

Groundbreakings 1. Sundt Construction, Inc. recently started construction on the University of Arizona Student Success District in Tucson. The project will transform the Main Library, the Science-Engineering Library, and Bear Down Gym, while adding a new four-story student success building into an interconnected district, which will provide indoor and outdoor spaces. The project is being delivered […]