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Homebuyers who are seeking a great community in the Phoenix East Valley will want to explore homes for sale in Gilbert 85296. Located about 22 miles southeast of Phoenix, the town of Gilbert boasts a family-friendly vibe and a thriving economy. Once known as the “Hay Shipping Capital of the World,” more recently Gilbert has received recognition as “Phoenix’s Coolest Suburb,” and a “top 5 foodie neighborhood in metro Phoenix.” Gilbert offers small-town charm along with exceptional amenities typically found in a larger city. Over the past several decades, Gilbert has rapidly transformed from a primarily agricultural-based town to an economically diverse suburban center with a vibrant downtown, great shopping and restaurants, and an excellent school system. Buyers will find that real estate in Gilbert 85296 runs the gamut from urban condos and townhomes, single-family homes in quiet neighborhoods and private gated subdivisions, upscale homes in exclusive golf course and waterfront communities, semi-rural horse properties to luxury estates with the latest features and amenities. A qualified local agent holds the key to finding the best homes in Gilbert, negotiating the best terms and price, and facilitating a smooth and successful transaction. Cathy Carter is a top REALTOR® in Gilbert 85296 with over 25 years of experience who has helped many families find and get into the home of their dreams. Get the process started today by calling Cathy directly at (480) 459-8488 or you can get in touch with her here

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If you would like to schedule a private showing or would like more information about any of the above homes for sale in Gilbert 85296, please contact the best REALTOR® in Gilbert 85296 - Cathy Carter, specializing in newer homes and luxury real estate. 

More About Gilbert Real Estate 85296

Over the past several years, the Gilbert market has continued to remain very strong. Gilbert home values and home prices are on the rise making it the perfect time to buy and take advantage of still-affordable Gilbert real estate 85296. Home values in Gilbert increased by 5.9% over the last year alone and industry experts predict they will rise another 4.1% within the next 12 months. The median price of currently listed homes for sale in Gilbert 85296 is $359,650. 

As a top REALTOR® in Gilbert, Cathy Carter keeps her finger on the pulse of the local market at all times and is aware of newly available properties as soon they hit the market, ensuring that her buyers have access to the best homes and securing an offer. Cathy is a local expert and can inform you about the different neighborhoods and communities, the types of home and features offered, the builders, nearby schools, surrounding area amenities, and so much more. Start searching for your new home in Gilbert today by calling Cathy directly at (480) 459-8488 or you can get in touch with her here.

Why Homebuyers Should Consider Living in Gilbert, AZ

Recently named one of the "Most Prosperous Cities in the Country,” Gilbert offers exceptional community life fueled by a strong economy.  Major employers in Gilbert include GoDaddy, B.H. Drywall Stucco Painting, Banner Health, Dignity Health, Isagenix International, Hunter Contracting Co (civil construction company), and Silent Aire USA Inc., just to name a few. 

For parents with School-age children, Gilbert has a premier K-12 education system and is served by three highly- acclaimed school districts including Gilbert Public Schools, Higley Unified School District, and Chandler Unified School District. Recently announced as the 4th Best School District in America, Gilbert Public Schools boasts 11 A+ Schools of Excellence. Gilbert is part of School Choice Arizona, which was created to help parents in Arizona navigate the many educational opportunities available to their children as they progress through grade school and beyond

Arizona allows students to apply for admission to any public school, based on available classroom space. Institutions of higher learning serving the community include Chandler-Gilbert Community College (provides two-year degrees and comprehensive certificate programs), The East Valley Institute of Technology (EVIT), Park University’s Gilbert Campus Center, University of Arizona (operates (coding boot camp classes out of Gilbert’s University Building), and Arizona State University's Polytechnic Campus located at Gilbert's eastern border in Tempe.  

Downtown Gilbert is known by the locals as the Heritage District. From its charm to its many delicious restaurants, the district is a family-friendly, walkable destination with a plethora of restaurant options, a vibrant nightlife, the Hale Theater with Broadway shows, the Gilbert Farmers Market (held every Saturday) and the Gilbert Art Walk (a bi-weekly art gathering held October through March) featuring an array of artistic styles for exhibition and sale. Art Intersection is also located downtown, showcasing art from emerging and established artists. Gilbert’s 135-mile bike path system connects the Heritage District to parks and attractions throughout town.  

Gilbert’s SanTan Village is a super-regional outdoor lifestyle center featuring major retailers such as Best Buy, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Dillard’s, and Macy’s. Other options include specialty stores like Apple, Barnes & Noble, Charming Charlie, Coach, Forever 21, Gymboree, Sephora, White House Black Market, and many more great names. From fast-food joints to fine dining establishments, Gilbert is known for its extraordinary culinary scene. Popular restaurants and eateries in Gilbert include Koi, Joe’s Real BBQ, Barrio Queen, The Farmhouse Restaurant, Nicantoni’s Pizza, Nico Heirloom Kitchen, Zinburger, Postino East, Joyride Taco House, and Romeo's Euro Cafe, just to name a few. 

On any given day, you’ll catch Gilbert residents enjoying the outdoors on their bikes, walking, jogging, and even horseback riding. Named a Bicycle Friendly Community, Gilbert is well known for its Central Trail System, where you can enjoy more than 54 miles of bike trails along the canals. There’s also plenty of parks located throughout town offering a vast array of outdoor activities including Freestone ParkDiscovery District ParkVeterans Oasis ParkRiparian Preserve at Water RanchTumbleweed Park, and Paseo Vista Recreational Area. Riparian Preserve is one of the largest wildlife preserves in Gilbert, where you can enjoy hiking, equestrian trails, and wildlife and bird watching. 

For golf lovers, Gilbert has some of the best golf clubs in the valley including:

Gilbert provides easy access to the Santan Freeway portion of Loop 202 and a small section of US-60 skirts the northern boundary of town at the Higley Road interchange. Public transportation is provided by Valley Metro, with daily express and local bus service in the northern, central, and western areas of town. Gilbert is served by two major airports: The Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport is located about 9.5-miles away in Mesa and the Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport is about an 18-mile drive from the center of town.  

Partner with the Best REALTOR® in Gilbert 85296 - CATHY CARTER 

Whether you’re interested in Gilbert homes for sale 85296 or it’s time to list your current property, experience matters most in a changing market. Serving the local community since 1994, Cathy Carter provides a wealth of knowledge and the kind of skills, dedication, and personalized service you need and deserve. As your personal agent, Cathy will protect your interests, advocate for you, and skillfully handle the details of your home purchase or sale for a smooth and successful transaction. To find out more about buying or selling Gilbert real estate 85296, please call Cathy directly at (480) 459-8488 or you can get in touch with her here


RE/MAX Alliance Group 
725 W. Elliot Rd., Suite 111 
Gilbert, AZ.  85233 
Cell: 480-459-8488 
Toll-Free: 800-519-5578



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