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Califronia Fish Grill Coming Soon

California Fish Grill, a Los Angeles-base chain of fast-casual seafood restaurants, will make its Arizona debut on the northeast corner of Stapley and Baseline in Mesa.

It’s taking over 3,200 square feet in the building that formerly was home to Old Country Buffet, which closed in 2015.

Founded in 1998, California Fish Grill partners with reputable fisheries that provide the freshest wild-caught and responsibly farm-raised fish.


Retail's Response to COVID-19

Mahatma Gandhi once said, “Unity to be real must stand the severest strain without breaking.”  I believe that despite a few toilet paper hoarders (you know who you are); I have seen the best of human behavior displayed more abundantly, than the contrary. I want to share a few of those stories with you here.  Please read them and share them with the world!

A New Kind of Supportive Shoe


Coronavirus Safety for Retail

We value the health and well-being of our tenants, their employees, and customers. As you are aware, several cases of COVID-19 (coronavirus) have been documented in Arizona.

As busy retailers we are aware you may be preparing for coronavirus related issues. The following link from ICSC, the International Council of Shopping Centers has some helpful information that may assist you in setting your own policies:

Per the Center for Disease Control (CDC) website the following are some recommendations to help reduce the spread of infection. The best ways to reduce the risk of getting this or any viral respiratory infection include:


Tucson Retail Trends by Sandra Sarabia

This article was originally published in Trend Report in March 2020

There is nothing more rewarding than taking a favorite Landmark retail center and refreshing its aesthetic and appeal. That’s precisely what DSW Commercial Real Estate and its partners are doing at Campbell Plaza. The parking lot has been resealed, buildings have fresh, contemporary paint schemes, monument signs have a new look and the common area restrooms have been beautifully remodeled. These are just a few of the value-adding updates and improvements that are drawing more traffic and improving the overall shopping experience.


Tucson AZ In the Top Ten for Real Estate Housing Markets analysis puts Boise, Idaho; McAllen, Texas; and Tucson, Arizona in 1, 2 and 3 positions is reporting next year’s top housing markets are Boise, Idaho; McAllen, Texas; and Tucson, Ariz., according analysis of the 100 largest metros released recently.

In a year when sales are expected to slow by 1.8% nationwide, these top 10 markets are predicted to see a 2.4% increase. Likewise, home prices are projected to rise just 0.8% nationwide but 3.1% in these top metros. (The ranking is based on an analysis of projected home sales and price data.)


Campbell Plaza

TUCSON, ARIZONA – DSW Commercial Real Estate announced that it has purchased Campbell Plaza shopping center for $33 million with its partners at Iridius Capital and JCR Capital.

Campbell Plaza is a 190,022 sq. ft. grocery-anchored mixed-use center and is
considered a core-plus asset. The shopping center is strategically located along
Campbell Avenue, a major arterial route in Tucson’s central corridor.


Foothills Corporate Center

TUCSON, ARIZONA – Foothills Corporate Center, located at 3430 E Sunrise Drive and consisting of approximately 42,515 square feet of office space, is under new management with DSW Commercial Real Estate, LLC as of August 1, 2018. DSW Commercial Real Estate is a Tucson based firm and is led by Broker and C.E.O., Michael Sarabia and Asset Manager and Partner, James Hardman.


Skyline Esplanade II

TUCSON ARIZONA - UA/Banner Medical Opens Dermatology Clinic and Medical Office in Pima Canyon

This new office will host the University of Arizona’s division of Dermatology. They are equipped with state of the art equipment that will provide comprehensive outpatient services to their patients.


University Commons

TUCSON ARIZONA - Construction is expected to begin later this year on a new shopping center in central Tucson.

University Commons at Feldmans is located on the northeast corner of Speedway and Sixth Avenue and feature 10,000 square feet of retail and restaurant space.