Irgens Completes Harbor Vista Medical Commons in Peoria

Harbor Vista Medical
Harbor Vista Medical Commons, 9069 W Thunderbird Ave., Peoria, AZ

Building Will Be Home to New Cigna Medical Group

PHOENIX, AZ — Irgens – Phoenix has announced development completion of shell and core construction for Harbor Vista Medical Commons, the new Cigna Medical Group Sun City Multi-Specialty Center at 9069 W. Thunderbird Ave.

The 60,000-square-foot, build-to-suit facility will offer health care delivery services to Cigna Medical Group patients. Scheduled to open for patients in October, project development is meeting Cigna’s schedule and budget requirements.

“Irgens has been an excellent partner in developing a facility to enhance the health care experience for our customers today and for years to come,” said Edward Kim, president and general manager of Cigna in Arizona. “We appreciate the hard work and collaboration Irgens has provided to create a state-of-the-art facility.”

Irgens acquired the property for the facility in 2014 and was awarded the contract in January 2015.  Archicon was secured as architect for the building and A.R. Mays was hired as the project contractor. Construction began in August 2015. The building’s structural and exterior construction has been completed. Interior improvements for Cigna Medical Group are now underway

“This exciting building embodies our focus working with leading healthcare organizations such as Cigna to deliver a functional platform geared towards delivering consolidated and comprehensive services to patients,” said Jason Anzalone, Vice President of Development at Irgens. “This is a great example of visionary healthcare strategy being executed and will be a major asset both to Peoria, as well as the entire Northwest Phoenix community.”

“This represents one of several medical developments created by Irgens in the Metro Phoenix marketplace,” said Jason Meszaros, Vice President and Market Manager atIrgens. “We are proud of our track record as a leading developer in the medical real estate industry and look forward to expanding that role in the future.”

Irgens continues to actively seek strategic acquisition and development opportunities to add to its growing portfolio of commercial and medical development in the greater Phoenix metropolitan market.

For more information, contact Meszaros at 602.682.0199 |



Irgens Purchases $17 Million Office Building Near Phoenix Airport

501 44th St.
501 N 44th Street, Phoenix, AZ

PHOENIX, AZ — Irgens – Phoenix has announced the $17 million acquisition of an office project at 501 N. 44th St. The four-story building is located south of the Loop 202 and just off State Route 143 near Sky Harbor International Airport.

501 Gateway features 102,302-square-feet of prime office space. Current tenants include Maricopa County and RSM International, the world’s 7th largest accountancy professional services network in the world. The property has 31,700-square-feet of vacant space. The entire 4th floor of 26,570-square-feet will be made available to a single tenant. The property contains ample parking, including substantial structured stalls. Irgens is in the process of significantly renovating the building façade, as well as the building lobby and amenities.

“This asset provides us the opportunity to build our portfolio with a prime property within a core location,” says Jason Meszaros, Vice President/Market Manager for Irgens. “The quality of this building and its amazing location will assuredly increase in value as we lease the remaining space in this improving real estate market.”

Irgens acquired the property in the name 501 Gateway, LLC. The company purchased the project from Arizona-based 501 North 44th Street, LLC. Keith Lambeth of Colliers International represented the buyer and seller in the transaction. Irgens has retained Lambeth to serve as exclusive leasing agent for the property.

Irgens continues to actively seek strategic acquisition and development opportunities to add to its growing portfolio of commercial and medical offices in the greater Phoenix metropolitan market.

Keith Lambeth of Colliers International represented the seller. Lambeth will serve as leasing agent for the property.

For more information, Jason Meszaros can be contacted at 602.682.0199. Lambeth should be reached at 602.222.5191.


Phoenix Lease Report Week of July 13 – 17, 2015

Phoenix Lease Report
Phoenix Lease Report

The following leases were reported to the Real Estate Daily News for the Phoenix Lease Report the week of July 13 thru 17, 2015.

Cushman & Wakefield of Arizona, Inc. negotiated a long-term sublease for DialAmerica Marketing, Inc. at Riverpoint, located at 3100 E. Broadway Rd., Phoenix AZ.The transaction is for a new DialAmerica call center in the Valley. DialAmerica, headquartered in Mahwah, N.J., will occupy 50,267-square-feet of office space at Riverpoint Building No. 2. The company’s lease has taken effect and operations are being DialAmerica is one of the nation’s largest outbound and inbound contract call center companies. It has 21 call centers throughout the U.S. “The central location, along with the existing buildout that included furniture, fixtures and equipment in place, was a perfect ‘plug-and-play’ opportunity in getting their operation up and running,” said Larry Downey, Vice Chairman | Tenant Advisory Group with Cushman & Wakefield of Arizona. Downey represented DialAmerica in the transaction. The sublessor, the University of Phoenix, was represented by John Bonnell, Brett Abramson and Matt Hersh of JLL. “It was a pleasure working with Larry Downey and the entire Cushman & Wakefield team,” said Vito Porcelli, Property Manager for DialAmerica. “Subleases can be very tough when working with multiple parties, but they managed to complete this deal in record time. DialAmerica is in the process of hiring up to 150 agents between now and the end of the year and they will enjoy working in a state-of-the-art call center.”

Portico Place II, a 48,173-square-foot Class A multi-tenant office building in Chandler, AZ has secured its first tenant, Hanjin Shipping, a transportation logistics firm that will occupy 37,669-square-feet. Hanjin Shipping will take up 78 percent of the building’s overall space, occupying the entire second floor and half of the first floor. Portico Place II officially opened in April and is located at 2195 W. Chandler Boulevard; it is the first speculative, multi-tenant office building of its size developed in the Valley in nearly six years. JLL represented Hanjin in its lease negotiations; Lee & Associates represented the property owner, Irgens. “We’re extremely pleased to have Hanjin Shipping make Portico Place II its home,” said Jason Meszaros, vice president and market manager for Irgens, the building’s developer and property manager. “This is further evidence of businesses committing to investment and expansion in the Southeast Valley, and we expect to see more of it in the coming months.” “Hanjin looked at all office options in the area to meet the expansion needs of its existing – and growing – regional operations center in Chandler,” said JLL Managing Director John Pierson. “After a thorough search, Portico Place II provided a location that not only keeps Hanjin close to its large Chandler-area workforce, but also provides the right mix of amenities.” Portico Place II is adjacent to the fully leased Portico Place I, and is part of a 15-acre mixed-use development. It has 10,504 square feet of space available for leasing, which is being brokered by Lee & Associates.  “Portico Place II is filling a need for Class A office space in the Chandler area. Hanjin Shipping will be a great addition to the project,” said Colton Trauter, principal at Lee & Associates. “With prominent visibility and great access to the Loop 101 and 202, Portico Place II is in the middle of one of the Valley’s most dynamic business corridors.” Nearby regional amenities include Chandler Fashion Square, downtown Chandler, and various hotels. Portico Place II is less than a mile from Chandler Regional Hospital with corporate neighbors including Intel, Microchip, Bank of America, Orbital Science, eBay, and Wells Fargo.

A retail lease for 11,400-square-feet at Thunderbird Square at the SWC of 35th Ave & Thunderbird Rd in Phoenix, AZ to St. Vincent de Paul was recently consummated. The owner of the center is B.H. Chapman, LLC. Jared Lively of Rein & Grossoehme represented the Landlord and DTZ represented the Tenant on this transaction.