DDC Journal Fall 2018 Edition Real estate developer DMB Associates began its work creating world-class mater-planned communities in 1984. Over the past three decades, the firm built a reputation for excellence and earned an array of prestigious designations and awards for its meticulous designed communities nationwide.
The Scottsdale-based firm ensures that each community has attractive amenities and features designed to accommodate the needs of its residents. By facilitating events and promoting community within its developments, DMB Associates seeks to build tight-knit communities of residents who are proud of where they live.
“We have embedded elements focused on programming, events and activities in the governance structure of the homeowners’ associations which ultimately create community life and traditions, ” says Aaron Macneil, vice President of Revenue Management for DMB Associates. ” These traditions and the focus on creating a community life ultimately set DMB communities apart from many other master-planned communities. ”
Eastmark, a partnership between DMB Associates and Brookfield Residential, is a master-planned community located in Mesa, Arizona. The 3,200-acre development is planned to include 15,000 residential units, 6,000 hotel rooms and 20 million square feet of commercial space. The project has received numerous awards; it was recently ranked sixth on Robert Charles Lesser & Co.’s list of Top-Selling Master Planned Communities of 2017.