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Live-Work-Play Repeat: Mixed-Use Projects Regain Traction

Nevada Business Magazine               

May 1, 2017  By Doresa Banning

The 45-acre site of the former Park Lane Mall in Reno—about seven times the size of Reno’s Greater Nevada Field ballpark—has sat vacant for ten years but now is about to get made over into a development encompassing residential, retail and commercial components. As of mid-April, ground […]

New Urbanism’s Blind Eye to Industrial Developments

As Cities move from the traditional Euclidian Zoning of separation of uses to the New Urbanism of concentrated mixed uses, planners are leaving industrial land uses out. Planners in their quest to reduce sprawl resulting from tradition zoning laws, fail to account for industrial uses that do not make good neighbors for mixed-use commercial and […]

Vegas Trade Village; A Development Agreement by G.C. Garcia, Inc.

G.C. Garcia Inc. is excited to be a part of the Vegas Trade Village project located  in North Las Vegas. G.C. Garcia Inc. did the Development Agreement to enable this innovative project. It continues the exciting list of projects coming to North Las Vegas. This project helps enhance the business links between North Las Vegas and […]

G.C. Garcia Inc. Celebrates 22 Years

G.C. Garcia Inc. is celebrating our 22nd year in business this month. Established by longtime Nevadan George Garcia in 1995, G.C. Garcia, Inc. is a Nevada-based land planning and development services firm.  Based in Henderson Nevada, our firm assists both private and public clients throughout Southern Nevada.

Established by longtime Nevadan George Garcia in 1995, G.C. […]

Hoover Dam Gateway Center: A Special Area Master Plan in the Making

Boulder City has begun the master planning process, with the help of G.C. Garcia, Inc., for a special area plan along the I-11 Corridor. In the early 2000’s, emergence of a Canada to Mexico transportation corridor and lack of an interstate between Phoenix and Las Vegas opened an opportunity for the cities and the region. […]

Boulder City Chamber Newsletter Highlights I-11 Project

The Boulder City Chamber of Commerce has written an article about efforts, including efforts by GC Garcia, Inc., to bring people into Boulder City with the new I-11 that bypasses the City.  GC Garcia, Inc. is preparing a Master Plan for Boulder City for the land around the new I-11 interchange.  The goal is of the […]

G.C. Garcia Inc. brings Redevelopment to Downtown Henderson

We are excited to be part of this new mixed use development project located in the Water Street District in downtown Henderson. This redevelopment project is the largest private project on Water Street in the past 20 years. It boast both commercial and residential developments. Located on the corner of Water Street and Victory, the […]

Goodwill in Southern Nevada on Solid Growth Path

By NATALIE BRUZDA
LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL

Walking into a Goodwill store in Southern Nevada today is unlike the experience of 20 years ago.

Shoppers are greeted with lively music, nicely dressed mannequins, organized clothing racks and courteous staff.

“We try to really have the stores look like a mainstream store, like a Ross or a Marshalls, to give that […]

Ten Things To Know About Project Approvals in Southern Nevada

Not all jurisdictions are equal. While they have a lot in common each is unique with its on idiosyncrasies in land use, zoning, and permitting. Especially when it comes to implementing state regulations on items that are considered “privileged licenses” such as marijuana, liquor and gaming. What one jurisdiction may allow, another may not as […]

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