Explore Arizona Real Estate Listings - Phoenix And The East Valley
The greater Phoenix area is fast becoming a top relocation destination, especially for people living in high-cost areas like Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Seattle. The region’s year-round warm weather and sunshine, robust job market, lower cost-of-living, more affordable housing, and growing economy is attracting a steady influx of young professionals, growing families, and retirees to the area. Buyers who search the MLS for Arizona real estate listings in Phoenix or neighboring communities will find a wide range of residential choices. Whether you're interested in urban condos or townhomes, single-family homes in friendly neighborhoods, homes on the golf course or waterfront, semi-rural horse properties or sprawling luxury estates, Arizona homes for sale in the Phoenix area accommodate every lifestyle. In order to navigate the local market and find the right home for your family, buyers will want to partner with a qualified agent. Top Arizona REALTOR® - Cathy Cathy has over 25 years of local experience and would love to help you find your dream home. Get the process started today by contacting Cathy directly at (480) 459-8488 or you can get in touch here.
On Cathy’s easy-to-use website, you’ll be able to search the MLS for the most up-to-date Arizona real estate listings in the greater Phoenix area. You can view photos of available properties, find detailed real estate information, save your search, create a free account, receive notifications of new listings that match your specific home criteria delivered directly to your email, and access current market data. Also, be sure to scroll down below to learn more about Arizona homes for sale and the benefits of living in the Phoenix area:
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If you would like to schedule a private showing or would like more information about any of the above Arizona real estate listings in Phoenix or the East Valley, please contact Arizona REALTOR® - Cathy Carter, specializing in newer homes and luxury real estate.
More About Arizona Real Estate Listings in Phoenix and The East Valley
Among the top housing markets in the country, Phoenix-area home values and home prices have been steadily on the rise, making it a great time to buy and take advantage of still-affordable home prices. Arizona REALTOR® - Cathy Carter keeps her finger on the pulse of the greater Phoenix area market at all times and is the first to know when new inventory becomes available - ensuring that her buyers have access to the most valuable homes and securing an offer.
Offering over two decades of local experience, Cathy can help educate you about the different communities and neighborhoods, the types of homes and features offered, the top builders in the region, school districts, surrounding area amenities, attractions, local community developments, and so much more. Streamline your home search by having Cathy only show you properties that are the best match based on your specific wants and needs. Get started today by contacting Cathy directly at (480) 459-8488 or you can get in touch here.
Why You Should Consider a Home in Arizona in the Greater Phoenix Area
The city of Phoenix has become the center around which more than twenty communities have grown in an area collectively known as the Valley of the Sun. From pedestrian-friendly downtowns boasting an urban vibe to communities brimming with small-town charm, Phoenix and the surrounding East Valley attracts young professionals, growing families, and retirees alike. Economic development in the region remains strong as more companies consider locating or expanding here. The area is made up of a globally competitive, diverse and cutting-edge business base. Major economic drivers include advanced manufacturing, aviation, aerospace and defense, technology, innovation, renewable energy, advanced business services, biosciences, healthcare, and higher education.
Wherever you are in the Phoenix area, you are surrounded by major employment opportunities. Top employers in the region include Itel Corp, Banner Health, Arizona State University, Mesa Unified School District, Wells Fargo, Walmart, Gilbert Unified School District, Boeing Co, Chandler Unified School District 80, Bank of America, City of Mesa, State Farm Insurance, SRP, Go Daddy Software Inc., Paypal Inc., JP Morgan Chase Bank, Freescale Semiconductor, Verizon Wireless Inc. Paypal Inc., Microchip Technology Inc., Avnet Inc., ABM Industries Inc, and Insight Direct Inc., just to name a few.
Art and culture abound in the greater Phoenix area. The downtown Phoenix art scene has really developed over the past decade and dozens of museums span the valley including the Phoenix Art Museum, Arizona Capitol Museum, Arizona Military Museum, Hall of Flame Firefighting Museum, the Pueblo Grande Museum and Cultural Park, Children's Museum of Phoenix, Arizona Science Center, and the Heard Museum. Performing arts venues are located mostly in and around downtown Phoenix and Scottsdale. Popular venues include the Phoenix Symphony Hall, Arizona Opera, and Ballet Arizona, Orpheum Theatre, Dorrance Theater, and Herberger Theater Center. Concerts can be attended at Talking Stick Resort Arena and Comerica Theatre in downtown Phoenix, and Gammage Auditorium in Tempe (the last public building designed by Frank Lloyd Wright). The Mesa Arts Center in Mesa supports regular independent musical and theater performances.
You’ll find plenty of great shopping opportunities in the Phoenix area with numerous chic boutiques, high-end shopping malls, outdoor lifestyle centers, and designer outlet malls. Some of the most popular shopping destinations in the region include Uptown Plaza (Central Phoenix), Biltmore Fashion Park and Kierland Commons (Phoenix); Scottsdale Fashion Square (Scottsdale), Chandler Fashion Center mall and Phoenix Premium Outlets (Chandler); the outdoor Santan Village lifestyle center (Gilbert); and Tempe Marketplace and Arizona Mills Outlet Mall (Tempe), "Foodies" will discover exceptional dining options in Phoenix and the East Valley from classic comfort food to ethnic cuisine to five-star restaurants too numerous to count.
Phoenix and the East Valley provide an abundance of outdoor recreation opportunities. Hiking, biking, climbing, horseback riding, and golfing are among the most popular activities, which can be enjoyed year-round. Camelback Mountain Echo Canyon Recreation Area is a local landmark and a popular hiking destination that offers spectacular city and desert views. South Mountain Park & Preserve, the largest municipal park in the country, includes over 51 miles of trails for horseback riding, hiking and mountain biking for all ability levels.
McDowell Mountain Regional Park offers spectacular views and features more than 21,000 acres of pristine desert, with miles of hiking, biking, and horseback riding trails. Salt River also provides plenty of recreational fun with bike paths and picnic areas that surround the lake. Known throughout the world for the best in desert golf, the Phoenix metro area is home to 200 public, private, resort, municipal, and executive golf course destinations to accommodate all skill levels from expert to novice.
Sports fans have the opportunity to watch professional basketball, football, hockey, and baseball teams, as well as offseason spring training games held in the Phoenix metro area. Phoenix is one of only 13 U.S. cities to have representatives of all four major professional sports leagues. It’s also the only city in the nation to host an entire spring-training league for MLB - the Cactus League. Other major sporting teams/events in the Phoenix metro area include PGA and LPGA golf, NASCAR and NHRA racing, and major marathons.
Known as one of the top destinations for golf, Phoenix and its neighboring communities are home to nearly 200 golf courses in a variety of styles. Some golf courses in greater Phoenix such as Troon North and We-Ko-Pa occupy desert landscapes while Raven Golf Club features more than 6,000 mature pine trees along its lush fairways. Other golf clubs like Arizona Biltmore, Boulders, and Gainey Ranch are part of opulent resorts where golfers can indulge themselves with a post-round spa treatment. Phoenix is also home to some of the biggest golf tours and events in the country such as the annual Waste Management Phoenix Open, known as the "people's open" and the "greatest show on grass,” among others.
Public transportation in the Phoenix area is provided by Valley Metro, which includes trains, buses, and a rideshare program. The Valley Metro Rail is a 20-mile light rail that runs through north-central Phoenix, downtown, and eastward through Tempe and Mesa. Depending on where you choose to live in the Phoenix area, you’ll most likely need a car to get around. The Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport serves more than 100 cities with non-stop flights and over 1000 flights per day.
Find Your Dream Home with Top Arizona REALTOR® - Cathy Carter
Whether you’re interested in Arizona homes for sale in the Phoenix area or its time to list your current property, you’ll want to work with an experienced real estate agent to guide you throughout your transaction. Arizona REALTOR® - Cathy Carter offers the kind of knowledge, dedication, and personalized service you need and deserve when buying or selling a home. Known for professionalism and excellent customer service, Cathy’s skills and local expertise exceed your expectations.
If you or someone you know is interested in Arizona real estate in Phoenix or the East Valley, please contact Cathy today at (480) 459-8488 or you can get in touch here.
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