Wall Street Journal talks to Jordan Rose, Rose Law Group Founder and President, about housing market, Jordan says ‘It feels like 2006 without the fake high at the end of the rainbow’

By Laura Kusisto | The Wall Street Journal Home buyers, often millennials, are looking farther away for affordable housing, even if that means a long commute The exurbs, the engine of the American housing market, are back. A decade ago, the sight of new homes under construction in Maricopa, an enclave of tidy cul-de-sacs 35 miles from downtown Phoenix, was …

Nikola Motor Co. buys land in Coolidge for factory to build zero-emission trucks

Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents Saint Land Holdings By Russ Wiles | Arizona Republic A maker of zero-emissions heavy trucks has completed a land purchase in central Arizona where it will begin manufacturing production in 2022 and eventually employ an estimated 2,000 people. Phoenix-based Nikola Motor Co. announced the purchase of roughly 400 acres of raw land in Coolidge from Saint …

Real estate investors expected to unlock trillions as feds finalize Opportunity Zone rules. Here’s where the money could flow in Arizona; plus more insight from Dan Gauthier, Rose Law Group transactional attorney

By Jeff Jeffrey | Phoenix Business Journal Washington’s political rancor is rippling across the nation’s real estate industry, as the recent federal shutdown has delayed a plan to unleash trillions in property investment in the country’s biggest cities and most impoverished communities. Specifically, the delay has affected new rules for investing in so-called Opportunity Zones, and in the process has …

Sales up on ‘Opportunity Zones’; Dan Gauthier, Rose Law Group transactional attorney handling many O-Zone investments, comments

By Alexander Casey | Zillow Sale prices ticked up sharply in some of the nation’s lowest-income and highest-poverty communities near the end of last year—but mostly in the neighborhoods now eligible for newly created tax breaks. Tucked within the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 (TCJA) is a somewhat overlooked, but potentially massive, program: Opportunity Zones. Investors have flocked to these …

Investors eagerly await Trump rules on Opportunity Zones; Dan Gauthier, Rose Law Group transactional attorney handling many O-Zone investments, comments

Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents Virtua Partners in some of their properties By Jim Tankersley |The New York Times A hotel groundbreaking ceremony here in an old cotton field not far from Interstate 10 last month featured two United States senators, a hot catered lunch and a stream of speeches about driving economic investment to this corner of the Southwest that …

Phoenix Rising FC’s stadium renamed Casino Arizona Field

Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents the Phoenix Rising By Jake Anderson | Arizona Sports Phoenix Rising FC and Casino Arizona have entered a multi-year contract agreement for the naming rights of Phoenix Rising Sports Complex, the team announced Friday. “It is a great honor for Phoenix Rising to partner with Casino Arizona, an iconic entertainment destination in the Valley,” said Berke …

Surprise City Council OKs Texas Rangers housing facility, sports lab

Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents TR Surprise By Jason Stone | YourValley.net It won’t exactly be the old “Dodgertown” in Vero Beach, Florida, but the Texas Rangers will still have something unique when they open their own housing facility next spring in Surprise. The Surprise City Council last week approved construction of the team’s housing complex across from Surprise Stadium, 15930 N. …

Private property — rezoning bill takes lopsided loss in the House

Would have changed requirements for protesting zone change RLGR Staff A House bill purported to protect private property owners from zoning changes that could affect the value of their property has been defeated 41-18. The measure sought to change current law that defines how a legal protest brought by neighboring property owners is defined. The proposed change would have made …

Hydrogen-electric truck startup pays millions for Valley land for proposed factory

Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents the underlying land owner, Pinal Land Holdings Plant slated to be operational in 3 years By Hayley Ringle | Phoenix Business Journal Nikola Motor Co. is another step closer to building its 1 million-square-foot electric, semi-truck plant in Coolidge. Nikola, the fledgling Phoenix-based autonomous hydrogen-electric semi-truck startup, paid $23,085,682 on March 4 for the 389-acre property at State …