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Hot Spots

Ox Urban Properties we specializes in Unique, Urban, Modern, funky, Creative, Specialty, Hip & Modish retail, office, restaurant & residential spaces and therefore consider ourselves local experts in the niche Urban Real estate market. Below is a list of some of our favorite projects, projects we have done extensive work in dealing with as well as some of the buildings we get the majority of inquiries on. Because it is a niche market it is always evolving, ever changing, constantly ‘moving’ be sure to check in with OX Urban Properties to know where the hot spots are.

Scottsdale

southbridge scottsdale

Southbridge

Built in 2005, Southbridge is a mixed use project in Downtown Scottsdale that consists of 160,000 square feet of premier lifestyle office, restaurant & retail space available for sale and for lease. It’s a unique pedestrian friendly community in Downtown Scottsdale that offers a work lifestyle that is rare in the Phoenix area. Near Scottsdale Fashion Square, situated on Stetson Drive just West of Scottsdale road, it is home to famous restaurants such as Marcellino’s Ristorante, Barrio Queen, The Herb Box and Tapas Papa Fritas, high end retail like The Garage, Joy Li, Amy Inc, Twist by Oliver Ifergan, Destiny’s Bride and Pearl Med Spa and creative office users including us. OX Urban Properties has called Southbridge home for 6 years.

scottsdale waterfront

Scottsdale Waterfront

The Scottsdale Waterfront sits on the southwest corner of Camelback & Scottsdale roads. It’s two residential towers are the tallest structures in Downtown Scottsdale at 13 stories high. Most people may not realize that the Scottsdale Waterfront has an office space component as well. The second and third stories above the retail/restaurant spaces such as Olive & Ivy, Culinary Dropout, Sauce, PF Chang’s and Wildfish house over 60,000 square feet of office space. All together the Scottsdale Waterfront is a 95,000 sq ft high end community of for lease retail, restaurant, class A office space and 200 for sale luxury residential condos.

5th Avenue Shops

5th Avenue Shops

A great representation of classic Scottsdale, the 5th Avenue Shops are just south of Southbridge, sandwiched between Goldwater & Scottsdale roads on… you guessed it 5th Avenue. Some of the heaviest pedestrian traffic in all of Arizona, the 5th Avenue Shops are a trolley heavy happening spot for retail & restaurants. Locals as well as many tourists hit this area for coffee, food & shopping. A significant area for the Thursday night art walk & the annual Scottsdale ArtFest, the 5th Avenue Shops are also home to the most photographed statue in the city the Horse Fountain by Bob Parks.

camelback tower

Camelback Tower

An iconic Scottsdale building just west of Scottsdale Fashion Square mall on Camelback road, Camelback Tower has stood tall since 1971. 11 stories of Mid Century Modern architecture, office space for lease here is ideal in Downtown Scottsdale. Entertaining clients is easy in this building with Seersucker restaurant on the first floor as well as indoor access to Scottsdale Fashion Square mall.

scottsdale financial center

Scottsdale Financial Center I, II & III

ranging from 3 to 6 stories and located in the center of Downtown Scottsdale at Indian School & Scottsdale roads, the Scottsdale Financial center had a major makeover in 2012. Housing over 300,000 square feet of class A office space for lease, it’s an ideal location for office space ‘in the mix of things‘ in Downtown Scottsdale.

Optima Camelview

Optima Camelview

One of Downtown Scottsdale’s premier residential condo complexes, Optima Camelview offers retail & office space for lease as well. The entire 600,000 Square foot project consists of over 750 residential condos, and over 20,000 Square feet of office/retail/restaurant space for lease on the ground floor. Existing restaurants on site include Metropolis, Nourish and Posh. Modern finishes, clean lines and as well as being a certified green building help make this a very desirable place to live, work and play in Downtown Scottsdale. Optima Camelview is located north of Camelback Road on the west side of Scottsdale Road.

Optima Sonoran Village

Optima Sonoran Village

Newest to the Optima family with phase one completed in 2013, Optima Sonoran Village sits on Camelback Road, west of Scottsdale road and is easily identified by its bright colors and extensive use of glass. 775 luxury rental residences sit atop 15,000 square feet of office & retail space. There is also a 3500 square foot restaurant space as well as underground parking.

Safari

Safari

A name that has been associated with Downtown Scottsdale since 1956. Once a desert oasis hotel with a figure eight pool full of elitist guests is now home to a 7 story urban community of modern condos (live / work as well as traditional), and ground floor office & retail. Construction started in 2006 at this location which is even more desirable today as decades have gone by. Set back on the east side of Scottsdale road just north of Camelback, this is an incredible spot for your Downtown Scottsdale office space.

Scottsdale City Centre

Scottsdale City Centre

The name says is all, ‘city centre’, a great location in Downtown Scottsdale next to the W Hotel, this building at the south east corner of Scottsdale Road & Camelback is a great place for start up businesses or users looking for a great location at an entry level price.

Scottsdale Arts District

Scottsdale Arts District

Located south of Indian School Road & west of Scottsdale Road is the neighborhood of the Scottsdale Arts District. While not many businesses office in this area, it is an ideal location for retail and especially gallery retail space.

Scottsdale Road & Lincoln

Scottsdale Road & Lincoln

A prominent intersection just north of downtown Scottsdale, many retail shop owners, restaurateurs, and office users desire this location. It’s an important intersection where the Camelback corridor can easily access a high end portion of Scottsdale. Surrounded by many high end hotels, there are shopping centers and on various office space options. Many high end restaurants like Houstons, Rancho Pinot Grill, & Fogo de Chao call this area home.

Gainey Ranch / McCormick Ranch

Gainey Ranch / McCormick Ranch

Two of the favorite neighborhoods in Scottsdale, both McCormick Ranch and Gainey Ranch have neighborhood style shopping centers as well as high end restaurants. Gainey Ranch in particular offers a high end shopping center fronting Scottsdale Road with close proximity to the Hyatt, as well as various office options.

Kierland Commons

Kierland Commons

Kierland Commons offers an incredible lifestyle for business & residence. Fairly new construction completed in 2000, Kierland Commons is home to record high residential loft sales, popular shops such as Crate and Barrel and Z Gallerie and restaurants like Zinc Bistro, Green House, Ocean Club and North with over 120,000 square feet of office space.

Scottsdale Quarter

Scottsdale Quarter

Just a stone’s throw across Scottsdale Road from Kierland Commons is the Scottsdale Quarter. Think of Scottsdale Quarter as Kierland Commons younger hotter sister. Recently completed in 2012, Scottsdale Quarter is also an Urban Village full of high end shops, restaurants, and prime office space. The Apple store, Donovan’s Steak house, and H &M proudly front on to Scottsdale Road while other great places such as TrueFoods, The Dry Bar, and the ipic theater are treasures nestled inside. A fantastic place to have your office or business.

TEMPE

Mill Avenue District

Mill Avenue District

If you’re looking for eccentricity, you’ve found it. With incredible proximity to ASU, Sky Harbor Airport, The Tempe Performing Arts Center Downtown Tempe in general is a great place for your business. Mill Avenue has quite a bit to offer, coffee shops, restaurants and nightclubs adorn the street which never seems to sleep.

The Orchidhouse

The Orchidhouse

Wonderfully placed in the center of Mill Avenue in Downtown Tempe is The Lofts at Orchidhouse. With a ground floor spanning of 20000 square feet of commercial space, and 6 stories of modern Live / Work lofts above, The Orchidhouse is ideal. Professors, students, Tech Companies, Architects, artists and more call this place home professionally and personally. The first live/work loft project in all of the phoenix metropolitan area, The Orchidhouse has remained competitive and desirable since its completion in 2001.

Brickyard On Mill

Brickyard On Mill

Mixed use project incorporating most of a downtown city block located directly across City Hall. The Brickyard was completed in 2002 featuring over 650,000 square feet of retail, office and residential development designed in three buildings ranging from 2 to 7 stories located above 2 levels of underground parking containing over 700 spaces. Commercial tenants included Bank of America and La Bocca Urban Pizzeria and Wine Bar. An urban park was constructed in connection with the project located between the Brickyard and Tempe’s City Hall complex. The residential component of the project is known at The Lofts At Orchidhouse.

Tempe Gateway

Tempe Gateway

Tempe Gateway is an 8 story office tower on south Mill Avenue just north of the light rail station. It is a popular LEED certified building that is approximately 260,000 square feet in size. Having your office at Tempe Gateway allows you a great working lifestyle with easy access to all of the amenities the Mill Avenue District has to offer. Popular breakfast & lunch spot NCOUNTER is right across the street.

Hayden Ferry Lakeside

Hayden Ferry Lakeside

A modern iconic mixed use development at Tempe Town Lake in downtown Tempe. Hayden Ferry Lakeside at build out will be comprised of over 5,000,000 square feet of several mid and hi-rise buildings including class A office space, ground floor retail, a full service boutique hotel and luxury for sale residential condos.

Centerpoint on Mill

Centerpoint on Mill

With its eclectic shops, sidewalk cafes, restaurants and bars all in a pedestrian-friendly environment, Centerpoint on Mill has a culture and energy unique in Arizona. Centrally located in Downtown Tempe’s Mill Avenue District, Centerpoint on Mill gives a great presence on Mill Avenue as is spans 3 city blocks with over 125,000 square feet of restaurant, retail and office.

PHOENIX

Cityscape

Cityscape

Covering 3 city blocks of Downtown Phoenix, it’s safe to say Cityscape offers a little bit of everything. Composed of 620,000 Square Feet of office, retail, & residential, Cityscape is a lifestyle center that is home to Palomar Hotel, Lucky Strike bowling, The Arrogant Butcher and many more. Location is ideal for Downtown Phoenix with a light rail stop at site, as well as walk-ability to Airways Center, Chase Field, Comerica Theatre, the Orpheum Theater and the Phoenix Convention Center.

Esplanade

Esplanade

Calling the prominent corner of 24th Street & Camelback home is the Esplanade. Esplanade Place a luxury 14 story condominium tower, The Ritz Carlton, a movie theater, Del Frisco Restaurant, a multi level parking garage and 1,000,000 square feet of class A office space are all part of what makes up the Esplanade. Directly across the street is the Biltmore Fashion Park easily accessible via underground pedestrian bridge.

Optima Biltmore

Optima Biltmore

The first Optima project in Phoenix Metro, Optima Biltmore is hard to miss. Floor to Ceiling glass, modern architecture with a bold red trim, underground parking, and a great location just south of 24th Street & Camelback all lend to a great building. The first floor of Optima Biltmore consists of over 10000 Square feet of commercial space with the floors above being high end condos.

camelback corridor

Camelback Corridor

The Park, 5090 North 40th and 3900 East Camelback are all highly sought after class A office buildings centrally nestled in the Camelback Corridor. A great area to office with popular eateries Hillstone, LGO, North and Chelsea’s Kitchen, The Camelback Corridor has great access to the 51 Freeway within 10 minutes to Sky Harbor and provides easy access to and from all areas of the valley.