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Rio Rico, Arizona 85648, United States
“So there’s something that’s wrong with our policy here.”
Tiburcio Bazua, whose firm Bazua Builders is working on several new homes in Rio Rico, said that a lack of lots, combined with a slow permitting process and higher fees, is driving people away from Nogales.
Across the county, 159 new home permits had been issued...
“Everybody is swamped with work,” said Tiburcio Bazua, whose contracting firm Bazua Builders is working on approximately 15 homes in the local area, primarily in Rio Rico.
In the first three months of the year, the county issued more permits than it had over the same period in 2019, but in the next three months – from April to June – things slowed down. By July, permits were up again, exceeding 2019 in three of the past four months...