Cathy Carter - One of The Best REALTORS® in Chandler, AZ 

Arizona buyers who are looking to purchase a home in the Phoenix metro area's Southeast Valley will be excited about the impressive selection of real estate listings in Chandler. Because the Chandler market is very hot right now and homes are in demand, buyers will want to work with the best REALTORS® in Chandler, AZ who have access to the most up-date listings. A qualified real estate agent can help you navigate the local market, find the perfect home for your family, and secure an offer. Chandler is a family-oriented suburban-city with a vibrant and historic downtown, great shopping (Chandler Fashion Center) and dining options, an excellent school system, several top-rated golf courses, and over 60 parks featuring a wide variety of amenities that can be enjoyed year-round. Homebuyers will quickly discover that Chandler real estate runs the gamut and accommodates every lifestyle. Whether you are interested in a low-maintenance condo or townhome, a single-family home in an established neighborhood or master-planned development, a new construction home with the latest designer features, a mini-ranchette with room for horses, a gorgeous custom home tucked away in an exclusive golf or waterfront community, or a sprawling luxury estate with lots of privacy, you’re sure to find the home of your dreams in Chandler. Serving the community since 1994, Cathy Carter is a luxury home specialist and is considered to be one of the top REALTORS® in Chandler, AZ. Cathy is very familiar with the area and has all the resources and information you need to explore your options. Get the home search process today by calling Cathy directly at (480) 459-8488 or you can get in touch here.     

On our website, you’ll be able to search the MLS homes for sale in Chandler, AZ - listings updated daily. View photos of available properties, create a free account, save your search, receive notifications of new listings that match your specific home criteria delivered directly to your email, and access current market data. Be  sure to scroll down below to find out more about real estate in Chandler and living in this vibrant community: 

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Chandler Homes For Sale

If you would like to schedule a private showing or would like additional information on any of the above listings for real estate in Chandler, AZ, please contact Cathy Carter today, specializing in newer homes and luxury real estate. As one of the best REALTORS® in Chandler, AZ, Cathy keeps her finger on the pulse of the market at all times and is always the first to know when new inventory becomes available, ensuring that her buyers have the advantage they need in a competitive market. 

Current Phoenix Metropolitan Real Estate Market Update

Over the past several years, the Chandler market has continued to remain strong. The typical home value of homes in Chandler is $368,266 (seasonally adjusted and only includes the middle price tier of homes). Chandler home values have gone up 11.0% over the past year and real estate industry experts are predicting they will rise 8.2% in the next year. The current median sale price for Chandler homes for sale is $389,450 (+18.1% year-over-year). The # of homes sold in Chandler is 486 (+19.7% year-over-year).

Chandler has many beautiful neighborhoods and communities featuring a wide range of residential choices. Some of the most sought-after address in Chandler can be found in the desirable communities of Ocotillo Fulton RanchCanyon Oaks EstatesSevilleArden ParkEdan EstatesCabrilloProvinceIslandsOakwood HillsOakwood LakesCircle G at Riggs Homestead Ranch, and Whitewing At Krueger, just to name a few.  With over two decades of local expreince, Cathy is able to provide her clients with a wealth of knowledge and valuable insight into the different neighborhoods and communities in Chandler that few other agents can offer. Cathy can inform you about the best areas of Chandler to live in, the types of homes and features offered, the top builders in the region, school districts, area amenities, local community developments, and so much more. 

Cathy would love to speak with you to discuss the type of home you have in mind, the neighborhoods and communities you are most interested in living in, your price range, specific home criteria, and any questions you may have about real estate in Chandler.  Get started on finding your dream home today by contacting Cathy directly at (480) 459-8488 or you can get in touch by email

Why You Should Consider Living in Chandler, AZ

As of 2020, nearly 235,600 people call Chandler home - making it the 4th largest city in Arizona. An affluent, family-oriented community, Chandler has a thriving local economy, a vibrant and historic downtown, exciting culture and recreational options, fabulous shopping (Chandler Fashion Center) and dining destinations, an excellent school system, several top-rated golf clubs, over 60 parks featuring a variety of outdoor activities, and more. With so much to offer, it's no wonder that Chandler is consistently ranked among the best places to live and raise a family in the U.S.

Chandler Economy and Employment

In the 1980s, Chandler’s agriculture-based economy shifted to technology when Intel Corporation began its operations here. As more and more tech companies chose to locate to the area instead of Silicon Valley, Chandler and the surrounding East Valley was nicknamed the “Silicon Desert.” Today, Chandler's innovative technology base and excellent educational facilities provide the foundation for a comfortable lifestyle. The largest employer in Chandler is Intel Corporation, with 2 campuses in the city, one in West Chandler at Chandler Blvd/Rural Rd. and the other in the Ocotillo area at DobsonRd./Ocotillo. Chandler’s largest employment corridor, known as the Price Corridor, recently surpassed 40,000 jobs per MAG's 2018 Employer Database. The Price Corridor is currently home to the offices of 15 companies on the 2020 Fortune 500 list. 

The largest non-government employers in Chandler include the Intel Corporation, Bank of America, Wells Fargo, Verizon, Freescale Semiconductor, Chandler Regional Medical Center, Orbital Sciences, Microchip Technology, Nationstar Mortgage, Bashas, Education Management Corp., Avnet, and General Motors. In the government sector, the Chandler School District and the City of Chandler are the two largest employers in town.

Downtown Chandler

The heart of Chandler remains its revitalized downtown, which includes the award-winning Chandler City Hall and the Chandler Center for the Arts. One of East Valley’s most exciting places to be on the weekends, Downtown Chandler is a hub of activity from the April Chalk Walk to regular parades and festivals. 

Chandler Shopping and Dining

Chandler is known for its fabulous shopping and dining destinations. Chandler Fashion Center, Arizona’s second-largest mall, features major retailers like Barnes & Noble, Nordstrom, Dillard's, Macy's, and Sears, over 180 brand-name stores, a Harkins Theatres, dozens of full-service and casual eateries, special events, concerts, and more. The city's exciting culinary scene reflects its cosmopolitan flair featuring local flavors, ethnic specialties, and national and regional chains. Some of the best restaurants in town include Shula’s SteakhouseCHoP SteakhouseKai RestaurantAtlas Bistro, and Flemings Prime Steak House & Wine Bar, just to name a few.

Chandler Schools and Education

For parents of school-age children, most of the community is served by the nationally-recognized, A-rated Chandler Unified School District (CUSD), which also serves portions of nearby Gilbert and Queen Creek. CUSD schools have been named Arizona A+ Schools of Excellence or U.S. Blue Ribbon Schools of Excellence 86 times since 1983, the most of any district in Arizona. Students living west of the Loop 101 Freeway attend schools in the highly-regarded Kyrene School District and Tempe Union High School District.

CUSD schools have been named Arizona A+ Schools of Excellence or U.S. Blue Ribbon Schools of Excellence 86 times since 1983, the most of any district in Arizona. With test scores that exceed state and national averages, the district includes 11 of the top 100 highest ranked schools in Arizona. Parents can choose from personalized learning experiences that meet the needs of their children including self-contained gifted programs (Chandler Academically Talented Students); traditional academies; honors classes and advanced placement courses; and the International Baccalaureate Program.

Chandler is part of Arizona School Choice, created to help Arizona parents navigate the many educational opportunities available to their children as they progress through grade school and beyond. Students can apply for admission to any public school of their choice, based on available classroom space. Post-secondary education in Chandler includes the two-year Chandler-Gilbert Community College located east near the Chandler/Gilbert border. Private educational institutions include International Baptist College located in Chandler and Arizona State University located 14 miles from the center of town in Tempe.  

Chandler Parks and Outdoor Recreation

Chandler provides plenty of options for families to spend quality time together outdoors, with more than 60 regional, community, and neighborhood parks, special-use facilities, and a variety of park programs to participate in. Youth sports in Chandler are also very popular, where kids can learn important life skills and have a great time. Families can cool off at any one of the three spray and splash pads, enjoy the bike or the skate park, or take their dog for a stroll at one of four dog parks located in town. 

Tumbleweed Park features Playtopia, a playground with themed zones. Desert Breeze Park features vintage train rides on the Desert Breeze Railroad. Veterans Oasis Park has wetlands and a Sonoran Desert landscape, plus the Solar System Walk, a scale model of the planets.  (Guide to Chandler Parks).  

Chandler Golf Clubs

Chandler has several outstanding options for the avid golfer, including a wide variety of courses and plenty of tee times to fit your schedule. Golf enthusiasts have their pick among some of the best courses in the valley such as San Marcos Golf ResortOcotillo Golf ClubSpringfield Golf ResortSunbird Golf ClubLone Tree Golf Club, and Ironwood Golf Club along with dozens of top-rated courses within easy driving distance. 


The city provides convenient access to several major routes including US-60 (Superstition Freeway), I-10, 202 (Santan Freeway), and 101 (Price Freeway), making for an easy work commute and getting where you want to go in the valley. Public transportation is provided by Valley Metro, which operates daily bus service in Chandler with an extensive list of routes traveling throughout the Phoenix metro area. Several of the routes make connections to the METRO light rail traveling in Phoenix, Tempe, and Mesa. 

Chandler Municipal Airport is a two-runway general aviation facility located in the heart of the city south of Loop 202. Stellar Airpark is a privately owned airport that is open to the public, located in western Chandler. The nearest commercial airport is Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport located roughly 10 miles to the east in South Mesa. For international and regional travel, Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport is located about 20 miles from downtown Chandler.  

Partner with Cathy Carter, One of The Best REALTORS® in Chandler, AZ

Whether you are interested in Chandler homes for sale, or it's time to list your current property, experience matters in a changing market.  Cathy Carter has over 25 years of expreince and provides the kind of knowledge, skills, dedication, and personal service you need when buying or selling a home.  Cathy understands that buying or selling a home is a huge personal and financial decision and that you are looking for someone you can trust. As your agent, Cathy will protect your interests, advocate for you, negotiate on your behalf, and be your trusted guide and advisor every step of the way.   

Cathy's client testimonials speak for themselves: 

"Cathy was a terrific agent from beginning to end. Her comps were accurate and helpful at the outset. Her marketing was the best we have seen in our experience and we have sold 7 previous homes. She handled all the selling and closing negotiations very well and helped us navigate several anxious turns in the process. Cathy is calm, judicious, and responsive and we found her opinions and ideas valuable. We would use her to sell or buy a house again without hesitation. Great to work with and got great results."

"Cathy Carter is a highly respected, seasoned real estate professional who is very responsive, knowledgable, and open-minded. She kept my deal together by going beyond the call of duty to do some of the work of a novice agent (representing the buyer) on the sale of my house. Plus, she really went to bat for me on the purchase of my new home, getting upgrades and closing in 3-weeks. I highly recommend Cathy to represent you in selling and purchasing your next home or investment."

“I have dealt with many real estate agents and I would have to say Cathy Carter was a pleasure to deal with. We flew in from New York to see the area and Cathy gave us as much time as we needed. She showed us around and made us feel comfortable and welcome. As of today we are currently in contract for the sale of our home and are actively looking at homes in the Gilbert and Chandler areas. Cathy emails homes for us to look at on a regular basis and we would not use anyone else.”

“My husband and I worked with Cathy to find our home in the East Valley suburbs of Phoenix AZ. We were transferred to Phoenix from the east coast and Cathy did a wonderful job of orienting us to the area and helping us gain perspective into the different homes and neighborhoods in the East Valley. While working with Cathy, she was always very attentive and efficient. Cathy is extremely knowledgeable. She listened to our ideas about the ideal home, offered suggestions, and took us to see properties that were in line with our expectations. Cathy is extremely responsive and has even reached out to check on us after we moved into our hew home. I would highly recommend Cathy to anyone who is interested in selling their home or purchasing a new home.”

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Cathy works extremely hard for her clients and will always go the extra mile to ensure a smooth and successful transaction.  If you or someone you know is interested in buying or selling real estate in Chandler, AZ, please give Cathy a call today at (480) 459-8488 or you can get in touch here.


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