Commercial Real Estate & Business News January 8, 2019

The 10 Best Cities for Jobs in the U.S.
Location is a huge factor when you’re job hunting. In some cases, it’s simple math-thanks to population size and the concentration of many industries in specific regions, there are typically more jobs in cities than in rural areas, and more jobs in big cities than in small ones. But according to a new WalletHub analysis of the best job markets…»

Sales of Arizona State Land Surge in 2018, Report Says
State land sales topped $330 million during 2018, a huge surge fueled by increased developer interest in Valley projects in moves that also help provide more money for state schools. Sales through the Arizona State Land Department easily surpassed the $44 million achieved during 2017 and represented about 10 percent of all Valley…»

Hottest Real Estate Markets for Millennials in 2019
Even with home prices and mortgage rates on the rise this year, dreams of owning a home are still alive and well. The only things that have changed, according to a new report, are the ideal locations. New data from’s 2019 top 10 markets report found that certain cities throughout the country are getting a record number of…»

Redeveloped Park Central Buildings Will Bear Names of Original Stores
The Park Central Mall revitalization project has proved a goldmine for local history buffs, and now the buildings in the newly updated mixed-use development are receiving new names in another nod to the property’s rich heritage. Microfilm reels, news clippings, antique signage and old photos from the 1950s are among the many relics found…»

Northwest Healthcare Expands in Tucson, Adds Nearly 600 Jobs
Northwest Healthcare is planning the development of a 70-bed hospital near Houghton Road and Old Spanish Trail. The announcement is part of Northwest Healthcare’s “No Boundaries” strategy to increase access points to quality healthcare services for Tucson and surrounding communities.  The plan is contingent upon approval of…»