Commercial Real Estate & Business News November 20, 2018

The next time you head to a mall – perhaps this weekend – notice how many people  aren’t actually shopping. They may be eating at a restaurant, going to a movie, working on a laptop, playing happy-hour trivia, practicing yoga in a common area, listening to a band or taking in a cooking class…»
An inspired urban lifestyle experience – Gallery Park – has finally arrived in the Southeast Valley. Dine, shop, work and reside at this morning-to-night destination while strolling through ever-evolving art installations. The new mixed-use destination developed by VIVO Partners and located on 40 acres…»
A $4 million face-lift along with a handful of new tenants are coming to West Valley shopping center Park West. Renovations at the prominent retail center off Loop 101 and Northern Avenue in Peoria will include an agave flower-shaped splash pad, as well as wood-lattices outfitted with misters and vines…»
More Arizonans are spending big dollars on luxury items thanks to a booming economy. Ten years after the Great Recession, consumer confidence in all aspects of the luxury market has recovered, some business leaders say, creating a big boost in business for local retailers who cater to the affluent…»
Mobile homes and the parks where they reside often get a bad rap for being old and ramshackle. But manufactured housing has come a long way. You might drive by a new Phoenix-area manufactured home with a garage, porch and pitched roof and not realize it’s a descendant of the trailer…»