Representing more than 2,500 businesses across all industry sectors in Arizona, the Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce understands the need for clean air and a healthy and safe environment in which to live, work and play.
Hannagan Meadow in Alpine, Ariz. has changed significantly in the more than 80 years it has been around, but one Ahwatukee Foothills family is making sure the lodge and its history is preserved for many years to come.
According to the November 2014 monthly report from Arizona State’s W.P. Carey School of Business, our Phoenix housing market is unlikely to see a significant boost until next year. Here are some of the highlights from the report.
As you make your list and check it twice, don’t forget to add one more item on your to-do list: checking your insurance policy to ensure you’re covered. To avoid unwanted surprises in Santa’s bag, gift-givers need to understand that some gifts may come with a higher price tag on their insurance premiums, and some may not be covered at all.
After practicing for several years in corporate and private offices in Tucson and Phoenix, Vanessa and Anthony Quihuis decided to make Ahwatukee Foothills their long-term home by opening their own dental office in the community.
Information from the United States Census Bureau indicated that Arizona’s estimated population for 2013 was 6,626,624 which is a 3.7 percent change from just three years ago in 2010. Private non-farm establishments in 2012 was 131,375. Total firms in 2007 was 491,529. Arizona State University student population in the city of Tempe alone is 38,735 undergraduate enrollment on a 630-acre campus. Having a healthy population of college students drive the apartment and rental housing and retail markets in those cities in the upward scale. ASU’s growing footprint in downtown Phoenix has helped draw more restaurants and bars as well as draw high technology companies in the area.
U.S. Rep. Kyrsten Sinema has released a comprehensive resource guide for veterans in her district just as this week she met with Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert McDonald to get an update on when care for veterans will be improving in Phoenix.
The VA Jumbo Loans are probably one of the most misunderstood and under utilized tool in the VA benefits package. The majority of lenders do not know how to leverage this lending tool to its full and complete capacity on behalf of their VA borrowers. If you are a veteran looking to purchase a home above $417,000, you can get a no hassle, no obligation review of your VA benefits to see, if you qualify. There are a few select lenders that do this product well. You will be amazed at how low your rate will be and how little money you need to put as a down payment on VA Jumbo Loans through select lenders. Here are some features and benefits:
Michael Debbins and his Boy Scout Troop 16 completed a major outdoor renovation project at Keystone Montessori in Ahwatukee, providing a functional backyard environment for the lower elementary classrooms. The project included repurposing existing pavers, relocating composters, moving existing ground-level planter beds and stonework, and adding custom-made raised planter boxes and handcrafted benches to create a more beautiful outdoor space for the school children. Over 150 man-hours were invested on project day.