About Bonnie Arlia

Since joining Velocity Retail Group in 2000, Bonnie has become a leading resource for our clients in the areas of transaction management, market plan implementation, real estate committee approval and space delivery coordination. She dedicates herself to supporting retail clients in all aspects of their real estate expansion process. Recently, her role has expanded and she is also leading our corporate marketing, business development, public relations and social media initiatives.

Jul 2021

$16,250,000 Sale Completed for Two La-Z-Boy Showrooms

2021-12-17T15:03:13-07:00

Darren Pitts of Velocity Retail Group and Bob Crum of Ross Brown Partners represented the Seller in a two-property sale leaseback of La-Z-Boy Showrooms in Georgia and Tennessee. The Seller is AFG-Alpharetta, LLC and AFG-Knoxville, LLC both Georgia limited liability companies managed by Thomas DeGoey one of the largest volume licensees within the La-Z-Boy

$16,250,000 Sale Completed for Two La-Z-Boy Showrooms2021-12-17T15:03:13-07:00

Nov 2019

Banana Republic Grand Opening – Biltmore Location

2019-11-06T08:03:59-07:00

Banana Republic, LLC a brand of Gap Inc. will open a 5,500 square foot store at the Shops at Town & Country which is located at the southeast corner of Camelback Road and 20th Street Street in Phoenix on November 6th.  Velocity Retail Group’s Dave Cheatham, Darren Pitts & Bonnie

Banana Republic Grand Opening – Biltmore Location2019-11-06T08:03:59-07:00

Experienced Investment Team Joins Velocity Retail Group

2021-03-04T13:34:13-07:00

Velocity Retail Group announces two industry veterans have joined the firm's Investment Advisory Group. Greg Abbott, Vice President, formerly with CBRE has 27 years of Metro Phoenix retail real estate industry experience. Mike Duffy, Vice President, most recently with ORION Investment Real Estate has 25 years of experience. Working in

Experienced Investment Team Joins Velocity Retail Group2021-03-04T13:34:13-07:00

Sep 2019

NAIOP-AZ Retail Market Leader Series

2021-12-23T10:28:52-07:00

The Past, Present & Future of Retail Five retail industry icons spoke during an engaging presentation to discuss how retail has evolved in Phoenix from the 1960s through today. Dave Cheatham, President, and Darren Pitts, Executive Vice President of Velocity Retail Group lead the group which spoke to the 100+ attendees. Panel members were:

NAIOP-AZ Retail Market Leader Series2021-12-23T10:28:52-07:00

Dave Cheatham Featured on Phoenix Retail Interface Panel with France Media

2019-09-16T12:26:43-07:00

We just concluded a successful Phoenix Retail Interface event produced by France Media. Velocity Retail Group's Dave Cheatham was featured on the Investments and Capital Markets panel with five other experts in their field. John Lotardo, Senior Vice President of Commonwealth Land Title Company, moderated the lively discussion. Dave was

Dave Cheatham Featured on Phoenix Retail Interface Panel with France Media2019-09-16T12:26:43-07:00

Aug 2019

Industry Veteran Rick Francis Joins Velocity Retail Group

2019-08-05T11:53:59-07:00

Commercial retail veteran Rick Francis has joined Velocity Retail Group as a Vice President for the firm. As a top producer in the retail arena, Rick has a deep background that is focused on servicing the needs of retail shopping center owners, retailers and investors. He has established a reputation

Industry Veteran Rick Francis Joins Velocity Retail Group2019-08-05T11:53:59-07:00

Jul 2019

Velocity Retail Group’s Investment Division Completes $2.2 MM NNN Sale of Starbucks in Sahuarita, AZ

2019-07-29T13:40:46-07:00

Velocity Retail Group Investment Division completed the $2,200,000 NNN investment sale of a 2,400 square foot Starbucks store at The Crossing at Sahuarita shopping center south of Tucson, Arizona. The building is located at 18729 S Nogales Highway in Sahuarita, Arizona and recently opened for business in April of 2019.

Velocity Retail Group’s Investment Division Completes $2.2 MM NNN Sale of Starbucks in Sahuarita, AZ2019-07-29T13:40:46-07:00

Apr 2019

Velocity Retail’s Dave Cheatham & Darren Pitts Win NAIOP’s Retail Broker Team of the Year

2021-03-09T09:49:43-07:00

At the "2019 Best of NAIOP Awards" ceremony, Velocity Retail’s Dave Cheatham and Darren Pitts received the Retail Broker Team of the Year. The event honors the year’s most successful projects, companies, and individuals within the commercial real estate industry. This is the second consecutive year that Velocity Retail has

Velocity Retail’s Dave Cheatham & Darren Pitts Win NAIOP’s Retail Broker Team of the Year2021-03-09T09:49:43-07:00

Feb 2019

Highlights of 2019 Velocity Retail Forecast Event

2021-03-09T09:06:48-07:00

It was a standing room only crowd of over 80 attendees for Velocity Retail Group’s 2019 Retail Forecast event. Shopping center owners, developers, investors and retailers came to hear firsthand the state of the retail market in Phoenix and what is trending with retailers this year and into the

Highlights of 2019 Velocity Retail Forecast Event2021-03-09T09:06:48-07:00

La-Z-Boy Completes Investment Sale of Four Top-Ranked Arizona Stores

2021-03-09T09:13:49-07:00

Darren Pitts of Velocity Retail Group and Bob Crum of Ross Brown Partners represented the Seller in a multi-property investment sale that included four individual La-Z-Boy Showrooms throughout Arizona. The Seller was Edward O. Breunig, III an independent dealer whose company EBCO, Inc. built the largest volume licensee stores within

La-Z-Boy Completes Investment Sale of Four Top-Ranked Arizona Stores2021-03-09T09:13:49-07:00