Alex Bhathal: Building the Raj Empire

Alex Bhathal started his family business when he was ten years old. Raj Swim is a local company founded by her parents that designs, manufactures and sells designer and private label swimwear for nationally recognized brands. Employment did not last long. “My father fired me the following year because he was more interested in spinning […]

Empire Group Plans 287-Unit Build-to-Rent Community in Pinal County, Arizona

Located in Borgata, Pinal County, Arizona, The Village offers 287 one, two and three bedroom rental homes. Pinal County, Arizona. — Scottsdale-based Empire Group acquired his 27-acre land parcel in Pinal County from Galeb Cos. and Borgata Ventures for $13.8 million. The company intends to develop Village of Borgata, a construction rental community on a […]

Here’s how Arizona built Saudi Arabia’s farming empire

Arizona copper miners tried to sell “American desert farming expertise” to the King of Saudi Arabia in the 1940s. he succeeded. We are now facing the effects of water. La Paz, Arizona — The desert, filled with dust, rocks and arid vegetation, is now teeming with rows of bright green crops and roaming livestock powered […]