201212.04

Lot owners upset over Sereno Canyon plan

A group of lot owners in Sereno Canyon, an undeveloped subdivision just outside the McDowell Sonoran Preserve, say they bought a vision, not just a piece of land. Click here to view the article.

201211.16

Sereno Canyon Resort Heads to City Council for Approval

Edward Gately – The Republic | azcentral.com Despite opposition from neighbors, a proposed resort with residences adjacent to the McDowell Sonoran Preserve moved a step closer to becoming a reality this week. Click here to view the article.

201211.15

Council Endorses Proposed Downtown Mercedes Dealership

Beth Duckett – The Republic | azcentral.com The Scottsdale City Council endorsed a proposed Mercedes-Benz dealership for downtown Scottsdale Tuesday after many business owners and residents spoke in favor of the project. Click here to view the article.

201211.14

City’s Aesthetic Harmony no Accident

Edward Gately – The Republic | azcentral.com When Triyar Entertainment’s beach-club complex opens early next year in downtown Scottsdale, it will include more shade trees, and will be more attractive to pedestrians and passing motorists than originally envisioned. Click here to view the article.

201211.10

Council to Consider Downtown Zoning Change

Edward Gately – The Republic | azcentral.com A change in city zoning policy that would create flexibility for small property owners in downtown Scottsdale and push taller prjects away from adjacent neighborhoods will go before the City Council next week. Click here to view the article.

201211.02

Downtown Mercedes-Benz Dealership gets OK from Panel

Edward Gately – The Republic | azcentral.com A proposed Mercedes-Benz dealership in downtown Scottsdale won a favorable recommendation from the Planning Commission on Wednesday despite opposition from some nearby residents and property owners. Click here to view the article.

201209.11

Scottsdale Council Approves Contentious Echo at Windgate

Edward Gately – The Republic | azcentral.com The Scottsdale City Council on Tuesday cleared the way for a two-story condominium project that nearby home-owners say is too dense and intense, and will decrease their property values. Click here to view the article.

201209.11

Proposed Condo Plan Gains Height, Density

Edward Gately – The Republic | azcentral.com A Los Angeles-based firm wants to increase the hieght and density of a condominium complex it hopes to build in downtown Scottsdale’s entertainment district. Click here to view the article.

201205.24

Condo Project gets OK for changes

Edward Gately – The Republic | azcentral.com A five-building condominium complex under construction west of Scottsdale Fashion Square now will include an 11-story building along Camelback Road and 288 additional units. Click here to view the article.

201205.10

City Council Clears Way for $65 million Apartment Site

Edward Gately – The Republic | azcentral.com A $65 million, 369-unit apartment complex will be built north of Scottsdale Fashion Square, despite the objection by some nearby residents who fear it will create traffic problems and decrease property values. Click here to view the article.