Posted 27 Mar 15 By: No comments yet

Hardscrabble tale charms luncheon (Albuquerque Journal)

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More than 500 people listened to a story evocative of New Mexico’s dusty and rural past about a woman’s hardscrabble contribution to the state at Thursday’s quarterly investor’s luncheon of Albuquerque Economic Development. Told by Debbie Harms, CEO of commercial real-estate services firm NAI Maestas & Ward, the story recounted how a young widow named…

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Posted 26 Mar 15 By: No comments yet

Young commercial real estate players emerging in Albuquerque market (Albuquerque Business First)


Call them millennials or young professionals — they call themselves developing leaders. And in the commercial real estate industry in Albuquerque, they are quickly organizing. Three leaders — Josh Rogers, Clayton King and Chris Clepper — have taken the reins of a newly refreshed NAIOP – New Mexico  group for the younger set. NAIOP is the commercial…

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Posted 19 Mar 15 By: No comments yet

Investors offer free land on Albuquerque’s west side to right employer


Watch – Jim Wible’s Interview on  Watch KOB 4 Eyewitness News Some investors are offering up acres of land near Paseo del Norte for free, so long as they go to the right employer. The west side of Albuquerque has been built up big time with housing developments, but large employers haven’t quite kept up. “This…

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Posted 23 Feb 15 By: No comments yet

Albuquerque Innovation Fund to offer grants to business-boosting nonprofits (Albuquerque Business First)

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Later this spring, more Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation money will come to Albuquerque to support entrepreneurial efforts, said Steve Maestas, the CEO of Maestas Development Group and founder of NAI Maestas & Ward. The new Albuquerque Innovation Fund will go live on March 27 as a partnership between the city of Albuquerque, the Kauffman Foundation…

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Posted 30 Jan 15 By: No comments yet

Finding Flexibility on Unser Boulevard

Vivify Hot Yoga Opening Next Week New Mexico natives, Sean and Lisa Kehoe found peace with hot yoga. Now, they are embarking on bringing this invigorating experience to a new studio in Rio Rancho. Vivify Hot Yoga is set to open this coming week with breathtaking and unblocked views of the Sandia mountains. The owners,…

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Posted 23 Jan 15 By: No comments yet



New York Style Pizza to be Served at Louisiana Shopping Center Preston Smith, a local entrepreneur is bringing a zesty national franchise to Albuquerque. Richie B’s Pizza has multiple locations throughout the nation including, Oregon, Colorado and Alabama and will soon be opening their first New Mexico location. Richie B’s is well- known for the…

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Posted 21 Jan 15 By: No comments yet

Movie theater marks latest project at $70 million Las Estancias development (Albuquerque Business First)

Albuquerque’s South Valley hasn’t been known as a night-out-at-the-movies kind of destination, but that could all change this year, as Carmike Cinemas (Nasdaq: CKEC) starts construction on a 12-screen theater this week at Las Estancias. Las Estancias is the 550,000-square-foot, $70 million retail development with a health care facility on almost 80 acres at the…

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Posted 18 Dec 14 By: No comments yet

John Henderson III to Retire at end of December

John Henderson III

John Henderson III, Director, specializing in the investment and leasing of office properties, has been highly recognized as a leading member of the Albuquerque real estate industry for over 40 years. John has been the recipient of many real estate industry accolades including recognition as the REALTOR of the Year for both Commercial Association of…

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Posted 04 Dec 14 By: No comments yet

Now We’re Cooking to Move in January


 As Seen in Albuquerque Journal After 23 years in the same location, a popular Albuquerque kitchen store is ready to mix things up. Now We’re Cooking will move northward in January, leaving its longtime home at Academy and Wyoming NE for new digs at Paseo del Norte and Wyoming NE. Now We’re Cooking will remain…

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Posted 09 Oct 14 By: No comments yet


Flagship Food Group

Flagship Food Group Intends to Hire 300 People Flagship Food Group is known for manufacturing processed foods and delivering these goods both on the national and international level. They have now selected a site in New Mexico for their new headquarters location. On October 7th, Governor Susana Martinez, and Mayor Richard Berry announced the entry…

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