Developer Starts Construction in Queen Creek

Original Article via Phoenix Business Journal

Fortis Development and LGE Design Build have started construction on the first phase a mixed-used development in Queen Creek.

LGE Design Build is building Queen Creek Fiesta for Cave Creek-based Fortis Development.

The first phase of the development totals 47,5000 square feet at 21545 S. Ellsworth Loop.

That part will be anchored by Planet Fitness with restaurant and retail tenants also slated to take space.

LGE Design Build President and CEO David Sellers said construction is scheduled ot be completed by next June.

“There’s a ton of opportunity in this area, as evidenced by the fact that we already have tenants lining up for a project that won’t be ready for some time yet,” Sellers said.

Queen Creek is in the far East Valley and is seeing population gains. The town of Queen Creek itself has a population of more than 35,500. That is up from just 26,300 in 2010, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

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