Phoenix has overtaken Chicago to claim the top spot in new office space so far this year. Commercial real estate firm JLL says the Valley has absorbed more than 2.6 million square feet of space through September and one company gets a lot of credit.
Topo Chico, the century-old Mexican sparkling water brand, has long been popular in taquerias and high-end restaurants from California to Texas. Now, according to company figures, it’s going through a new emergence.
The risk of a multi-decade megadrought striking the Southwest United States by century’s end could approach 99 percent, if greenhouse gas emissions remain the same, says a recent paper based on climate models.
If you’re in need of a subcontractor in the Valley, like an electrician or a mason, well, you can get in line. Workers with these specialized skills are in short supply. For home builders the overall shortage of skilled labor is having a significant impact on turnaround time