Archive for the 'Deer Valley' Category

Arizona Politics Trumps Economics; Students, Needy Families To Suffer

Mike Padgett -

March 21, 2010 EDITORIAL Are Arizona’s leaders, struggling with an overpowering deficit, downsizing state programs too far? Last week, Gov. Jan Brewer signed the state’s fiscal 2011 budget of $8.9 billion, which is a reduction of  $1.1 billion. Budget supporters called the new budget a streamlining of state government. Critics say it is hardhearted, with […]

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Discount Store Carved into Offices; Blackstone Accepting Other Clubs’ Golfers

Mike Padgett -

May 29, 2009 Closed Sam’s Club converted into offices PHOENIX, Ariz. – A Pennsylvania company is renovating a closed Sam’s Club building in north Phoenix into CrossRoads Corporate Center, a large back office building. Kossman Development Co. of Pittsburgh plans to have the 105,000-square-foot project complete in August. The $800,000 redevelopment includes adding 120 windows […]

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Metro Phoenix’s rising office vacancy rates expected to worsen

Mike Padgett -

Office space vacancies are highest in several suburbs of metro Phoenix, with total regional rates expected to worsen by mid-2009, according to new numbers released by Cushman  & Wakefield of Arizona. The metro region’s overall vacancy rate rose to 18.8 percent at the end of the third quarter 2008, up from 14 percent a year […]

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