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NASA picks University of Arizona team to build small satellite with big mission

( – January 19, 2021) – The University of Arizona researcher, Carlos Vargas, studies the invisible “oceans of gas” that surround galaxies and make up one of the universe’s largest and least understood reservoirs of matter.

Arizona ranked top state for charter school innovation

(Chamber Business News – January 19, 2021) – A new national report card places Arizona as the top state in the nation for a friendly regulatory environment that encourages charter schools to grow and excel.

2021 forecast: Light at the end of the tunnel

(AZ Big Media – January 12, 2021) – In 2021, we expect to see robust economic growth and consumer spending, lower volatility in the financial markets along with lower-than-average returns and no new Federal Reserve activity. So how does the 2021 forecast look?

Record number of startups enrolled in UArizona Center for Innovation

(AZ Big Media – January 16, 2021) – The University of Arizona Center for Innovation (UACI) announced that more than 40 startups, a record number, are enrolled in the incubation program.

UK software metrics provider opening second US headquarters in Phoenix

(KTAR News – December 20, 2020) – A UK-based software metrics provider has decided to make Phoenix the location of the company’s main office in the U.S. with the announcement Friday of a second headquarters coming to the area.

Arizona ranks Top 5 as destination for people moving

( – January 18, 2021) – Arizona saw a huge jump in the number of people choosing to take a one-way trip and live there in 2020, sending the state into the Top 5 for migration growth.

How Amazon has impacted the Arizona economy

(AZ Big Media – January 6, 2021) – You’re not mistaken if you feel like you’re seeing a new Amazon fulfillment or delivery facility pop up every few months in Arizona — specifically, the Greater Phoenix market.

Arizona Diamondbacks among best in MLB in draft pick production

(Arizona Sports 98.7FM – January 16, 2021) – The Arizona Diamondbacks find themselves ranked among the top teams in MLB when it comes to the return on investment from recent draft picks.

Living in Arizona: 8 reasons to call the state home

(AZ Big Media – January 11, 2021) – For some, it’s the 300 days of sunshine a year. For others, job growth. Whatever the reason, Maricopa County is one of the fastest-growing counties in the U.S. because there are a lot of compelling reasons to call Arizona “home.” What are some of those reasons?

Colliers International 2020 Q4 Greater Phoenix Office Market Report

(Colliers International – January 11, 2021) – The outlook for the Greater Phoenix office market remains extremely optimistic. Phoenix is moving up to become a top tier market, competing with larger markets for corporate headquarters.

Colliers International 2020 Q4 Greater Phoenix Industrial Market Report

(Colliers International – January 15, 2021) – The outlook for the Greater Phoenix industrial market remains extremely healthy and active. Phoenix is moving up to become a top tier market, competing with larger markets for new opportunities.

Phoenix Investment Sales, 2020 3Q Report

3Q 2020 Report Phoenix Investment Sales

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