Gilbert’s Agritopia to start construction on ‘Epicenter’ urban core

Gilbert's Agritopia community already has hundreds of homes, a school, a senior-living center and a handful of niche restaurants and businesses. But now, the agriculture-focused town-within-a-town is getting its own urban core — a nearly 20-acre "downtown" with five-story luxury apartments, Arizona-specific dining options and boutique retailers. Johnston Properties, the developer of the 160-acre … [Read more...]