Leisure Valley RV Park in Casa Grande sells for $7 Million

September 8, 2023 Seller: Leisure Valley RV Park, LLC Buyer: MHV II Casa Grande Leisure Valley, LLC Sale Price: $7,000,000 10.39ac This sale is one of several manufactured housing communities that have sold this year negotiated by Park Brokerage and Commercial LLC “However, due to the supply constraints of the asset class, trophy assets in […]

Wallcon purchases 4.92 Acres in CG’s Sonoran Industrial Railpark for $1.1 Million

August 25, 2023 Seller: ROX Rent A Can, LLC Buyer: TWC-Grant Avenue Properties LLC Sale Price: $1,125,000 4.92ac ($5.25/sf) Business is called The Wall Companies or Wallcon Wallcon was founded in 2008, focusing on production slabs for production homebuilders. Since then, Wallcon established itself as one of the largest residential contractors in Arizona, expanding services […]

Land for a Proposed 574-unit Apartment Complex in Maricopa Sells!

August 24, 2023 Seller: Shaun Ridge LLC Buyer: DBG Properties LLC Sale Price: $11,860,582 20.17 Acres ($13.50/sf) This would be Maricopa’s Largest Apartment Complex Part of the Maricopa Station area- this would fulfill the residential portion https://www.inmaricopa.com/pz-gives-thumbs-up-to-plans-for-citys-largest-apartment-complex/ Land for a Proposed 574-unit Apartment Complex in Maricopa Sells!

Covered RV Storage coming to Maricopa?

August 18, 2023/August 24, 2023 Seller: BPR Renton, LLC (APV 2023-061232) Seller: Estrella Gin Business Park LLC ( APV 2023-062746) Buyer: CareFree Covered RV Storage Maricopa, LLC Sale Price: Combined $3,489,351 Combined 10.68 Acres ($7.50/sf) Covered parking for  vehicles and boats, as well as a two-story office building, an on-site wash bay, dump station and […]

Dykstra purchases 80 acres of land off of Kleck Rd.

August 14, 2023 Seller: Anita M. Kennedy Buyer: JKTT LLC (Jaime Dykstra, Dykstra Machinery) 80 Acres Sale Price: $800,000 ($10,000/ac $0.23sf) Dykstra Machinery is currently located at 3026 N. Rockwell Ave. Casa Grande cres cres Sale Price: $800,000 ($10,000/ac $.23sf) Dykstra Machinery is currently located at 3026 N. Rockwell Ave. Casa Grande Sale Price: $800,000 […]

Rousseau Farming Company Sale in Eloy

July 28, 2023 Seller: Rousseau Limited Liability Company Buyer: Lateral 20, LLC c/o Will Rousseau Sale Price: $3,500,000 Box Checked “NO” on 3 (b) are the buyer and seller related.  It is believed that they are related Possibly just a Entity Name Change or to establish a Valuation

1,773 Acres Sold as Part of a Master-Planned Community

June 2, 2023 Seller: Tousa Recovery Acquisition, LLC Buyer: Arizona RR Ranches, LLC Sale Price: $44,650,000 1,773 Acres ($25,183/ac) Developer already owns more than 7,000 acres between Casa Grande and Maricopa “This will be the next hot spot” https://www.bizjournals.com/phoenix/news/2023/06/15/john-wayne-red-river-ranch-community-maricopa.html?fbclid=IwAR2FptdT7QURsilUMK0LWWizOfdoElqwklPDMnwa_K4UP9cXvSqMxGSCDp4

Chemical Strategies, Inc. Expanding into CAZCP

May 5, 2023 Seller: Casa Grande 25 Investments, LLC Buyer: Williams and Meagher, LLC. Sale Price: $2,405,383 10.04 Acres ($239,580/ac) This sale leaves only 5 acres remaining out of 740-Acres in CAZCP Originally posted by John McGuire on Casa Grande Local Government & Economic Improvement Discussion FB Page https://www.bizjournals.com/phoenix/news/2023/05/25/chemical-strategies-semiconductor-arizona.html?csrc=6398&taid=646f5f623e1a2f0001dd030d&utm_campaign=trueAnthemTrendingContent&utm_medium=trueAnthem&utm_source=twitter  

Apartments coming to Pinal Ave/Oneil Dr?

April 28, 2023 Seller: Abiana, LLC Buyer: Sterling Development Investments, LLC Sale Price: $2,850,000 9.03 Acres ($315,615/ac) Believed to used for Apartments Originally posted by John McGuire on Casa Grande Local Government & Economic Improvement Discussion FB Page

792 Acres of Solar

March 24, 2023 Seller: Pinal Land Holdings, LLC Buyer: Boulevard Associates, LLC Sale Price: $15,840,000 792 Acres ($20,000/ac) Believed that the end user is NextEra Energy

Kortsen/Peart Land Sale…Twice

 March 24, 2023 Trinity Lutheran Church of Casa Grande sold to JNL Arizona Properties Sale Price: $1,000,000 for 10 acres ($100,000/ac) JNL Arizona Properties then sold to Toy Storage of Casa Grande Sale Price: $3,528,052 ($352,805/ac) Reason for the Dramatic Increase??? Development/Infrastructure Contributions????

Here’s how Pinal County could shape up over the next decade

Future focus on office, health care development By 2030, Pinal County is expected to grow by another 130,000 people focus on bringing office development, health care and tourism and entertainment options   https://www.bizjournals.com/phoenix/news/2023/03/23/pinal-county-arizona-industrial-growth-next-decade.html?utm_source=st&utm_medium=en&utm_campaign=ae&utm_content=PH&j=3093 9522&senddate=2023-03-23

40 Acres next to Lucid Sells for $6.5 Million

* March 15, 2023 * Seller: Doug Keeling * Buyers: Ashland Group, Greenfield CP and Lake Worth Site Development * Sold for $6,500,000 * 40 acres ($162,500/ac), farmland * Land is currently in county but believed to be in the process of annexation * End use unknown, but at $3.73/sf for basically raw (unimproved) land, this […]

ELOY FREEWAY PARCEL CLOSES

January 3, 2023 SWC I-10 and Toltec Rd $2,200,000 or $2.85/sf cash California (and/or Texas?) buyer (JAVELINA DEVELOPMENT LLC) intent unknown, but at the price paid, seems like it should be for development Rumor is that this will be another Pilot Truck Stop

LOTS FOR NEW APARTMENTS CLOSE

In two separate transactions, the land underlying the new ROERS CASA GRANDE APARTMENTS development (***thanks for image to John McGuire’s Casa Grande Local Government &  Economic Improvement Discussion Facebook Page) 2022-126429:  7.3ac N of NWC Trekell Rd & Jimmie Kerr $1,099,236 or $3.36/sf cash 2022-126430:  3.34ac (2 parcels) $428,550 or $2.96/sf cash Blended parcel of 10.64ac […]

New industrial park proposed for Pinal County city of Eloy

50-acre site in Eloy Support the growing manufacturing base in Pinal County and companies like Lucid Motors, Nikola Corp., Kohler Co. and Procter & Gamble construction by the fourth quarter of 2023 Pinal County’s lower costs, workforce, housing and education options have continued to draw more companies to locate south of the Phoenix metro as […]

OPUS LANDS @ I8 / I10

December 22, 2022 21.8ac NWC Hanna & Sunland Gin Rds $4,746,580 or $5/sf cash Seems that buyer is intending “spec”  industrial space;  site construction fencing is being erected immediately

THINGS ARE GETTING PRICEY $$$

December 15, 2022 156.92ac @ SWC Arizona Farms and Felix Rds $15,692,000 or $100,000/ac or $2.30/sf cash Seller is Stacey Brimhall Buyer intent unknown, but at a price like that, some kind of development better be ready to happen

VERMA STRIKES AGAIN (AGAIN)

December 1, 2022 320ac S of SEC Val Vista & Burris Rds BOUGHT for $6,250,000 or $19,531/ac cash SOLD immediately for $9,430,000 or $29,469/ac cash INSTANTANEOUS PROFIT:  $3,180,000 Buyer and seller believed to be related entities

INDUSTRIAL LAND IN WEST CASA GRANDE IS KINDA HOT …

… and one of the few remaining lots in the City’s original industrial park just closed November 30, 2022 4.94ac just east of HEXCEL on Gila Bend Hwy / Hwy 84 $865,000 or $4.02/sf cash Seller was local media company owner family (Kramer) Parcel presumably has all utilities to site, and existing industrial zoning in place Buyer was […]

Master-planned community with homes, apartments proposed for Pinal County

The site totals about 761 acres located in the northern part of the county at the southwest corner of Arizona Farms and Felix roads. Pinal County vote on project expected in December About 40 acres of the site would also be designated for commercial uses https://www.bizjournals.com/phoenix/news/2022/11/30/arizona-el-dorado-holdings-homes-pinal-county.html?ana=emailafriend    

LARGE LAND SALE IN ELOY

November 23, 2022 601.13ac raw land (from Assessor records) generally south of Selma Hwy and west of 11 MIle Corner Rd $11,849400 or $19,712/ac cash Buyer is a solar energy farm developer NOTE:  This APV is a total mess – various representations on P1 are not factual, but the associated deed was used for actual parcels […]

PRIME COMMERCIAL LAND ON FLORENCE BLVD SELLS

November 16, 2022 .9931ac between Auto Zone and CVS $820,171 or $18.96/sf cash Buyer and seller are related;  parcel is one of four owned by seller split from larger parcel Price seems high for unimproved lot without physical access;  unknown what site improvements were included in this sale or internal price determination between buyer/seller Buyer intention unknown

CHIP-MAKING JUGGERNAUT TSMC EYES MULTIBILLION-DOLLAR ARIZONA FACTORY EXPANSION

While this semiconductor plant is planned for north of Phoenix, it will sure have a big impact on the semiconductor chemical facilities coming into Pinal County. “TSMC’s new facility would manufacture so-called 3-nanometer transistors, some of the tiniest and most lightning-fast currently possible, the people said.” https://www.wsj.com/articles/chip-making-juggernaut-tsmc-eyes-multibillion-dollar-arizona-factory-expansion-11667973859

Public hearing and consideration of a request by Mesa Cobre Holding Corporation for a Temporary Use Permit (DSA-22-00200)

Mesa Cobre proposes to conduct mineral exploration drilling activities within a 7,000-acre area in the City Mineral exploration drilling activities located north of West Gila Bend Hwy., south of Maricopa/Casa Grande Hwy., east of North Indian Valley Rd. and west of Bianco Rd. Mesa Cobre Holding Corporation on behalf of Ivanhoe Electric Requests authorization from […]

NAP’S AT IT AGAIN …

October 31, 2022 3 parcels totalling 617.58ac at the NWC Battaglia & Sunland Gin Rds $9,263,700 or $15,000/ac cash This adds to his recent purchases on the other side of Sunland Gin (blue arrows in map graphic)

NOW, HERE’S A STRANGE DEAL …

Or, rather – a deal for a strange parcel of land: October 26, 2022 5.57ac @ NWC Early Rd & I-10 $87,500 or $15,709/ac Zoned City of Casa Grande UR (Urban Ranch) Buyer intention unknown Sounds cheap, until you think about what to do with this skinny parcel, but – at 200′ wide, there’s gotta be some […]

CASA GRANDE COMMERCIAL (MEDICAL?) LOT SELLS CHEAP

September 30, 2022 2.5ac in MONUMENT VILLAGE, an “old” commercial lot subdivision that started primarily as a medical office area, but now includes a Social Security Admin office, which is a converted medical office $212,000 or $1.95/sf cash Principal of buyer entity Rajneesh Punnakkattu is a Casa Grande-area pulmonologist, so purchase is believed to be for new […]

IS IT A BIRD OR A PLANE?

Is it a lot with a small building, or a small building on a large lot? September 12, 2022 600sf building on a .34ac lot, historically used as a used car sales lot @ NWC 2nd & Dry Lake Sts (across from St Anthony’s church) $245,000 with $32,500 cash down payment, seller carry Buyer intention unknown

LOCAL MOTORSPORTS DEALER BUYS MORE LOTS

August 31, 2022 19 subdivided office/warehouse lots near Casa Grande Municipal Airport Lots surround buyer Adrenalin Motorsports’ existing sales and service facilities and are in the same development, to the north of the Crossroads Church facilities also recently bought by Adrenalin (to come) $400,000 with $200,000 (50%) cash down payment, seller carry $21,052 per lot Lots […]

ELOY INDUSTRIAL FACILITY SELLS

August 29, 2022 47,211sf building on 8ac @ 1330 W Battaglia Rd $5,500,000 or $116.50/sf cash Intention of Buyer HERITAGE BATTERY RECYCLING, LLC, an Indian Limited Liability Company unknown but presumably their intended use has to do with the recycling of batteries

LUCID CLOSES ADDITIONAL ACREAGE

This transaction is shrouded in mystery, because since the buyer was technically a political subdivision of the State of Arizona (Pinal County), the deeds could be recorded with an exemption to reporting the deal particulars on an Affidavit of Property Value. Reference various media reports of the financing vehicle whereby Pinal County floats bonds for […]

IN-TOWN CORNER SELLS

August 8, 2022 3.4ac at the SWC Cottonwood Lane & Colorado St $600,000 or about $4/sf cash Currently zoned CO (commercial office) No information on the Colorado-based buyer’s intent

EVA’S (THE BUILDING) SELLS!!

This is the moment we’ve all been waiting for … accompanied by zero fanfare, no advance rumors at all! August 3, 3022 $2,500,000 with $500,000 cash down payment, seller carry No indication of the plans REYNA’S MEXICAN FOOD LLC has for the facility

WADE JURNEY HOMES BUYS 44 MORE LOTS

July 22, 2022 44 lots @ MTN VIEW ESTS (SW of I-8 / I-10 intersection $1,708,000 or $38,818/lot cash Most lots are 1ac+, subdivision has all utilities Seems like WADE JURNEY has been doing very well with its Arizona City and Toltec programs;  these lots will give it a “large lot” product line in the same part of […]

“SPEC” DIRT NEAR CG’S AIRPORT IS FINALLY HEATING UP

July 14, 2022 40ac (Pinal County Assessor’s records) $1,100,.000 or $27,500/ac (36% cash dp, seller carry) Buyer intention unknown The land west of the airport and industrial airpark but east of the mine and the land surrounding it has been a speculative hotbed in past bull markets, even with many problems:  very little infrastructure, flood plain(s) and […]

VERMA EXTRACTS ANOTHER $4.5M IN CASA GRANDE LAND FLIP PROFITS

Three concurrent deals, so pay attention: June 15, 2022 Bought 187ac for $8,041,000 or $43,000/ac or 99¢/sf cash (2022-06246);  seller Kiefer Bought 160ac for $7,200,000 or $45,000/ac or $1.03/sf cash (2022-069250);  seller Lawrence (Nap/Spike) Sold 347ac (both together) later same day for $ 19,706,544 or $56,791/ac or $1.30/sf cash (2022-069308) Buyer/seller Verma et al acted as ARIZONA LAND CONSULTING LLC Multiple […]

LAPOUR DEVELOPMENT CLOSES 205ac INDUSTRIAL PARCEL

June 8, 2022 205ac $2,400,000 or $11,707/ac Buyer LaPour Development intends to develop the site as CG COMMERCE CENTER into sites for industrial development including manufacturing, warehousing/logistics, both “spec” and build to suit custom spaces Broker for the development is Stein Koss at Lee & Associates Tish Sopha # Title Security in Casa Grande handled the […]

AIRPARK INDUSTRIAL (MAYBE?) PARCEL SELLS TO INVESTORS

Burris Rd frontage is probably a big deal for future north-south connector to Casa Grande’s burgeoning southern industrial areas, so maybe this parcel quill have some great use someday … for now, it is bereft of infrastructure, and in airport overfly zone May 31, 2022 80ac $600,000 or $7,500/ac Buyer intention unknown

ANOTHER BIG WESTSIDE CG FARM SELLS

May 24, 2022 313.9ac approx (gross 324ac less several exclusions, including an old dump at southwest corner of the property) $9,418,080 or $30,000/ac or 69¢/sf Seller was heirs of Hill family, longtime local farmers Buyer was investment group led by Dale Willis

AND ANOTHER VERMA DOUBLE-ESCROW TO LUCID

Not the first, and certainly not the last time that Lucid is clawing up every acre it can get its hands on around its existing campus May 17, 2022 40ac First sale (Wells to Verma):  $6,533,999 or $3.75/sf Second sale (Verma to Lucid):  $7,500,000 or $4.30/sf Gross (instantaneous) profit to Verma:  $966,001 Lucid continues its site expansion-driven land […]

110.33ac MARICOPA-CASA GRANDE HWY

Decent, but not exceptional piece on the “hot” west of Casa Grande, but north side of the highway, kinda notched into Larry Yount’s Grande Valley Master Plan. May 16, 2022 110.33ac $1,500,000 or $13,596/ac, $300,000 down payment with seller carry Buyer intention unknown Decent, but not exceptional piece on the “hot” west of Casa Grande, but north side […]

BARNES BUYS ANOTHER 80 IN PATH OF INDUSTRIAL PROGRESS

A major seller as well, Vernon Barnes just bought an 80 to go with a 240 he bought earlier this year on the hot westside of Casa Grande. May 13, 2022 80ac farm, PLUS farm residence (Serrano residence) and several ancillary farm buildings $5,014,750 or $1.44/sf (ignoring the valueof the residence) The resulting 320 makes a very […]

VERMALAND STRIKES AGAIN, EXTRACTING …

… another cool mil (actually $865,559, but who’s counting?) in quick “flip” profit out of Casa Grande land.  I guess Casa Grande has been discovered by the fast money. May 6, 2022 50ac SEC Pinal Ave and Val Vista Blvd First sale:  $4,034,941 or $1.85/sf cash Second sale:  $4,900,500 or $2.25/sf cash Buyer intention unknown

ANOTHER $2M FOR KEELING … Q: WHEN DOES IT END?

A:  not for a while – he’s got lots more dirt in the area.  Continuing the amazing run of property sales on Casa Gtande’s industrial west side, here’s a little gem:  20ac that Mr. Keeling paid $315,000 for in December 2020. The parcel is north of a residential subdivision, and adjacent to the east to SONORAN and […]

PICKIN’ UP THE [Tierra Grande] PIECES

We’ve been watching this dance for almost 40 years now.  Following Dick Ungar’s noble attempt at developing a new golf course community in the middle of Pinal County (11 Mile Corner), many many players – including us – have attempted to pick it up and make it better.  All have failed, culminating in Russ Webb’s abortive […]

SMALL WEST SIDE CG MF PARCEL GETS GOOD PRICE

This small MF parcel hung around on the market for 155 days, but things are heating up on that side of town and someone finally saw its value May 3, 2022 SWC McMurray Blvd & Wood St 1.33ac City of Casa Grande R2 (MF) zoning $270,000 or $4.66/sf $47,095 cash dp, seller carry  Buyer intention  unknown

IT’S CALLED A DOUBLE ESCROW, and DOUG KEELING …

… leaves a cool Million on the table.  Doug had it sold to the Verma bunch when Broker Kirk McCarville approached them about selling the parcel to Lucid, which Verma did for a cool, quick mil. May 2, 2022 80ac First sale $8,820,000 or $2.53/sf Second sale (to Lucid) $9,9800,000 or $2.81/sf Watch for more eye-popping wallet-busting […]

ONE BY ONE, LAND PARCELS ON TREKELL …

… sell!  This one is right in front of seller (Bob Costanza’s) old gym now owned by Jim Suor.  Bob’s been trying to get out of this piece for 20 years, the market finally got to the point where it was possible, at a very healthy price, even with seller terms. April 29, 2022 2.53ac $900,000 […]

CASA GRANDE HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS SELLS

It’s been well-known for a while now that owner Piyush Patel is trying to get out of all of his properties (hotels, land, restaurant) in Casa Grande.  I guess his plan is working. April 29, 2022 $12,500,000 cash Buyer intentions unknown

SUN LIFE BUYS LAND (FOR EXPANSION?)

This parcel is across the street from their main Casa Grande facility which sits on 1.42ac … acquisition is presumably for expansion? April 20, 2022 10ac $4,356,000 or $10/sf cash Nice parcel, fair price?

SUOR’S MAKING SOME MONEY

LOCAL BUILDER MUST BE MAKING SOME MONEY Jim Suor’s been on a property-buying spree lately … there must be some money in high-end tract homes in Casa Grande. Latest acquisition is the commercial building at 930 E Florence Blvd, containing a laundromat, the Liquor Factory and other small businesses and used to include Pep Boys […]

MOST OF THE REMAINING NON-RAIL SERVED LOTS IN CAZCP CLOSE

Small industrial lots are getting kinda scarce on the HOT west side of Casa Grande, and this sale takes a bunch more of them off the market April 15, 2022 12 lots totaling 13.28ac (Pinal County Assessor) $2,283,154 or $3.95/sf cash Buyer will build a grow facility there Only two lots left in CAZCP  

SMALL AZ CITY MULTI-FAMILY LOT ASSEMBLAGE GETS ALMOST $2/sf

Apartment land in Arizona City has been undervalued for a long time.  Most lots have ALL infrastructure needed for development, and yet values are generally less than the cost of any ONE utility.  So here’s a nice example of values heading to where they should be – MANY dollars per sq ft April 13, 2022 1.52ac […]

IMPORTANT (SOME DAY) RURAL CORNER SELLS

Looks like junk dirt now, but this funny piece may turn out to be a key corner smack dab in the middle of things:  new things, industrial things, BIG  things.  With all the industrial growth westward from Casa Grande, eventually running into the sleeping giant of LEGENDS mixed-use master plan, all this piece needs is […]

LAST BIG LOT IN VIP/SONORAN INDUSTRIAL PARK SELLS

With the crush of giant new Industrial plants, it was inevitable that smaller, fully-serviced industrial lots would become scarce.  The VIP and SONORAN INDUSTRIAL parks tick all the boxes:  already subdivided into smaller lots, with all infrastructure and even some rail, appropriate zoning, and on the industrial side of town, ESPECIALLY WITH THE DIFFICULTY OF […]

BUT WAIT, THERE’S MORE …

BUT WAIT, THERE’S MORE … What the nice, shiny article DIDN’T say was that these sharp promoters went to the trouble to add $1,258,652 to the price they paid before selling it to their own investment entity – marking it up to their own investors.  Kinda a no-lose situation … So their own investors are now in […]

CITY OF MARICOPA BUYS 10ac

March 15, 2022 10.75ac (6 separate parcels;  gross acreage;  from County Assessor records)) $3,321,234 or approx $7.09/sf Buyer intent unknown Lotsa coin for a piece with little frontage on it!

**NEW LISTING – SOUTH ELOY ACREAGE – 833ac

SUPER large package of rural acreage, perfect for buyers seeking the solitude and beauty of the south Eloy area. Poised north of the Greene Reservoir Wash, these parcels have views to forever of the Sawtooth Mountains and the Silverbells. Sunland Gin Rd is paved all the way from Arizona City down to Silverbell Estates, and […]

SPEAKING OF CRAZY-HIGH PRICES …

… how about 945ac of farmland east of Eloy for $94,500,000 or $100,000/ac  or $2.30/sf?!!! Some things you just can’t make up.  But – hey – who am I to say this property won’t sell for that?!