What the Rise of Phoenix’s Housing Says About the U.S. Economy

Article originally posted on Wall Street Journal on November 30, 2016. Phoenix’s battle-scarred housing market is expected to be the strongest in the country in 2017, another sign that the U.S. housing market is returning to full strength. The rapid rise of a market that housing analysts once thought might not recover for decades demonstrates the […]

Arizona, SW Region Economic Growth Eclipse Nation in Coming Year

Article originally posted on Phoenix Business Journal on September 18, 2016 The Southwest is expected to continue eclipsing the national economy in terms of economic growth and job creation over the next few years. That’s according to former Citibank CEO Eugene McQuade, who spoke at the annual Phoenix Business Journal-Salt River Project 2017 Economic Forecast, […]

$80M land sale on metro Phoenix’s western edge could bring 40K homes on stalled Tartesso development

Article originally posted on AZ Central on September 9, 2016 A California investor has paid $80 million for more than 10,000 acres west of the White Tank Mountains in Buckeye that could sprout nearly 40,000 new homes. Valley developer and philanthropist Jerry Bisgrove sold the Tartesso development to Irvine, California-based Dolphin Partners, according to public […]