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  • Stagecraft and Hinson Lighting

    has announced the opening of a regional sales office in Phoenix, Arizona, and the appointment of Buddy Combs as its regional sales representative (602-354-3443); and Tony Dunne has been named president of

  • UltraLights Student Design Competition

    Building on the success of last year's inaugural program, Tucson-based UltraLights Architectural Lighting has announced the winners of this year's competition: Cameron Miller and Brandon Schans.

  • Bubble Trouble

    Phoenix—After the solid performance apartments posted in 2006, I was expecting to hear a more positive outlook at the National Multi Housing Council’s annual meeting here in January.

  • Phoenix Rising

    Phoenix—At the beginning of the year, the first new apartments opened at Desert Parks Vista at DC Ranch in Scottsdale, Ariz.

  • Arizona: Not just for wealthy snowbirds anymore

    Gilbert, Ariz.—A city at the edge of one of the nation’s hottest retirement communities has made affordable housing for seniors a vital part of its downtown expansion—and it has put its money where its mouth is.

  • Housing agency executives discuss challenges, solutions

    Housing finance agencies (HFAs) across the nation are engaged in a balancing act, trying to meet the significant affordable housing needs of their states while working with a limited amount of resources.

  • Letters

    Safety factor; willing workers; school days; starting a training program; insurance-work advice; setting the record straight in Arizona; more

  • Q&A: Exterior Ceilings

    Q. Patio covers are standard features of nearly every home built in the Phoenix area. Standard construction is wood frame with a drywall ceiling, taped, textured, and painted. Within ten years, the taping and texturing start to separate from the drywall. Retaping and texturing might make it last a...

  • Manufactured Fireplaces

    Manufactured fireplaces require no foundation or special framing, and most can be installed in a day. This article explains the available options and how to choose a high-quality product.

  • What's New in Exterior Doors

    Fiberglass, composite, and a few new options have expanded the choices of entry doors beyond steel and wood.