Spotlight on Tri West Realty


When work obligations prevented Brian O’Connor from attending his best friend’s wedding, he knew he needed to make a change. Brian left his successful job in high-tech sales, moved from California to Arizona, and opened his boutique real estate investment company, Tri West Realty in 2008.

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RBAZ Culture Club’s Dynamic Team Promotes Community

As you have already read, RBAZ has reported very strong loan growth, both in 3Q2023 and 2023 YTD. With that being said, I would like to turn your attention to my “other job”, as executive sponsor for the RBAZ Culture Club.

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RBAZ Board Welcomes New Member Maggie Sanchez


Republic Bank of Arizona announced it is adding a new member to its board of directors for the first time since 2013. Maggie Sanchez, CEO of Digital Impact will replace outgoing board member Chad Cline.

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RBAZ Pleased With Results for the First Half of 2023

From an earnings standpoint, the Company is well positioned entering the second half of the year. Significant loan production will continue to provide strong interest income as the Company carries a robust loan pipeline into the second half of the year.

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Make No Mistake, RBAZ is Lending!

There isn’t a day that goes by without some article or news story about how a weakening commercial real estate (CRE) sector will undermine the entire banking industry, but particularly, small banks. While office vacancies are up, initially from the non-return of workers post-pandemic, CRE represents very diverse market and industry segments.

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