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Colliers to execute on leasing of new class A life science innovation building in downtown Phoenix

Alexandra Loye selected to handle leasing of 850 PBC

Phoenix, February 18, 2021 — Colliers in Arizona senior vice president Alexandra Loye has been selected to handle leasing of 850 PBC, the new innovation and life science building at 850 N 5th St. in downtown Phoenix. Developed by Wexford Science & Technology, LLC, the 227,113-square-foot facility was completed in November 2020, and serves as an integral part of the 30-acre Phoenix Biomedical Campus (PBC) that is designed to cultivate collaboration and growth in the biomedical industry in Greater Phoenix.

The iconic design of the 850 PBC building, the world-class researchers from Arizona State University who will anchor it, and the resources and programs it will host for growing life science and technology companies will position it as the center of congregation of the PBC. 850 PBC represents the first phase of the development of the north end of the PBC, which will eventually grow to offer six million square feet of space encompassing up to seven unique buildings. The PBC will become the highest concentration of research scientists and complementary research professionals in the region.

”This purpose-built life science building is the first of its kind in our market and is further fueling Phoenix’ reputation as a dynamic location for entrepreneurial biomedical companies. Downtown Phoenix is becoming a location for local, regional and national life sciences companies to consider due to our extensive qualified workforce, synergies with all three state universities, TGen, and other PBC occupiers, openness to business, and dramatically growing population,” says Loye.

The recently completed 850 PBC features researchers from Arizona State University on the ground floor and floors two through four. The Center for Entrepreneurial Innovation and a restaurant tenant, yet to be announced, occupy the remainder of the first floor. The sixth and seventh floors totaling 69,084 square feet will be offered for lease.

The seven-story glass building is comprised of office and lab space and boasts up to 15-foot 8-inch ceilings, flexible floor plates and expansion options for tenants from small entrepreneurs to major established bioscience and technology companies.

Wexford, ASU, and the City of Phoenix plan to host a virtual ribbon cutting next month.

Learn more about 850 PBC here.

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About Wexford Science & Technology
Wexford Science & Technology, LLC, is a real estate company exclusively focused on partnering with universities, academic medical centers and research companies to develop vibrant, mixed-use, amenity-rich communities. Wexford’s Knowledge Communities are built on a foundation of discovery, innovation, entrepreneurial activity, corporate engagement, and community inclusion that creates visible outcomes in the form of substantial economic growth, new and diverse jobs, and community transformation. Wexford targets strategic opportunities with top-tier research universities that are directly on or contiguous to dense, urban campuses. For more information about Wexford, visit

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Alexandra Loye

Senior Vice President


Alexandra Loye is a senior vice president with Colliers, with more than 10 years of brokerage experience. She has completed over 400 transactions and is accomplished in investment sales and leasing services throughout Arizona.

Alexandra is focused on investment and owner/user sales and tenant/buyer representation, formulating client strategy, coordinating property financial analysis, due diligence and marketing to ensure she is always maximizing value for clients.

Tenants and buyers benefit from her cost-free real estate consulting services. She educates clients on the ever-changing real estate market and how to lower occupancy costs, while achieving maximum lease or purchase concessions. Alexandra evaluates market alternatives and forms strategies to meet clients’ current and future needs.

She has sold every type of asset class, but specializes in medical and office buildings, surgery centers, behavioral health facilities, life science facilities, and seniors housing facilities (assisted living, memory care, skilled nursing).

The Wurth-Loye Healthcare Real Estate Team with Colliers offers clients a holistic approach to healthcare asset management with services that include acquisition, disposition, leasing, tenant representation, and property management through Colliers’ Real Estate Management Services.

Visit the Wurth-Loye Healthcare Real Estate Team website to learn more about the team’s services and expertise.

Alexandra is a seasoned commercial real estate advisor with more than 10 years of brokerage experience and a proven track record of success working on behalf of her clients. Prior to joining Colliers, she was a Principal with Avison Young Healthcare Services and Capital Markets.

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