How to Find the Best Homes for Sale in Mesa

Posted by Cathy Carter on Tuesday, July 16th, 2019 at 10:20am.

How to Find the Best Homes for Sale in Mesa

How to Find the Best Homes for Sale in Mesa

The third-largest city in Arizona on the heels of Phoenix an Tuscon, Mesa's booming economy, rich cultural heritage, excellent school system, great shopping and restaurants, and numerous outdoor recreation opportunities all add up to a highly attractive place to call home. Mesa’s location in the East Valley, also known as the high-tech corridor of the southwest, and the expansion of the Mesa-Gateway airport, contribute to healthy market conditions and a steady increase in property values. Buyers who what to know how to find the best homes for sale in Mesa should visit, the most informative and easy-to-use website for available Mesa real estate. Often buyers will begin their home search on one of the mega real estate websites like Zillow, Trulia, and, but these larger, national sites often contain inaccurate and outdated information. The property information on our website comes directly from the MLS so our search is the most accurate available - updated daily. You will be able to save your search, create a free account, and check your search 24/7. You can also sign up for email alerts of new listings that match your specific home criteria to be delivered directly to your email.

How to find the best real estate for sale in Mesa is easy when you partner with a qualified agent with extensive, local market knowledge. The best REALTOR® in Mesa - Cathy Carter is a luxury homes specialist with over two decades of experience assisting buyers and sellers. Uniquely qualified, Cathy’s commitment to friendly, professional service and her experience in the local market will give you the assurance you need for making the best home purchase decision. Get the process started today by giving Cathy a call directly at 480-459-8488 or get in touch with her here

Find the best homes for sale in Mesa in the MLS below, and learn more about Mesa real estate and living in this vibrant Arizona city:

Homes for Sale in Mesa

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

More About How to Find The Best Real Estate For Sale In Mesa

The Mesa market is very hot right now and with home values and home prices only going up, now is the time to buy while homes are still affordable. Just over last year, Mesa home values went up 6.4% and real estate industry experts predict they will go up another 3.4% over the next 12 months. The median price of homes for sale in Mesa currently listed is $285,000. The best REALTOR® in Mesa - Cathy Carter is aware of new inventory in Mesa as soon as it hits the market - ensuring that her buyers have access to the best homes and securing an offer.  Cathy provides her clients with extensive knowledge that goes well beyond the value of the homes in the area. She keeps her finger on the pulse of community trends, the local economy, business developments and other factors that can affect the market value of property in the area to ensure that you get the best value for your money. 

Cathy can also inform you about the different neighborhoods and communities in Mesa, the types of homes and features offered, top builders in the region, neighborhood schools, area amenities, current market trends, and so much more.  Start your home search today by having Cathy put together a list of the best homes for sale in Mesa that match your specific preferences and needs. Request customized search results delivered directly to your email along with email alerts of new listings or give Cathy a call directly at (480) 459-8488.

The Benefits of Living in Mesa, Arizona

There are so many benefits to choosing the vibrant East Valley suburban city of Mesa for your next home. For starters, Mesa boasts a diverse and plentiful job market and a thriving economy fueled by several top industries that include healthcare and education; aerospace/aviation/defense; and tourism/technology. Mesa and the East Valley are home to several leading-edge global brands like Intel, Orbital, Avnet, PayPal Software, Boeing, General Dynamics, and CMC Steel Arizona, just to name a few. More than a hundred businesses are located next to the Falcon Field and Phoenix Gateway airports in Mesa, with Phoenix Gateway being the fastest growing airport in the country. 

Downtown Mesa & Arts & Culture - The city’s exciting downtown district is a vibrant neighborhood filled with international restaurants, trendy eateries, shops, sports bars, breweries, nightlife venues, galleries, museums, pedestrian-friendly gathering areas, and so much more. Located downtown is the popular Mesa Arts Center, which features concerts, performing arts, events, art activities, music, dance, shows, and comedy performances. In addition to Mesa Arts, the city has several museums including the i.d.e.a. Museum (a children's museum), Arizona Museum of Natural History, and Mesa Historical Museum.

Mesa Shopping & Dining - Mesa has multiple, great shopping destinations including Superstition Springs Center, which features more than 150 stores and eateries, an outdoor amphitheater with free concerts and events held throughout the year, a double-decker carousel, indoor children's play area, and more. There’s also the upscale Village Square at Dana Park featuring high-end retailers and dining options with scenic fountains and palm-tree-lined driveways. Mesa’s largest retail center is Mesa Riverview, a regional, open-air destination with 30+ brand name retailers (Bed Bath & Beyond, Marshall's, Burlington, Sports Authority, Rue 21, Boot Barn, and more). For bargain shoppers, the Mesa Marketplace Swap Meet offers a wide selection of reasonably priced goods. Along with super shopping opportunities, Mesa is known for its vast array of restaurants where you can enjoy a smorgasbord of international fare from American, Mexican, Southwestern, Indian, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, and Italian to German and Polish cuisine - sure to satisfy the most adventurous pallet.

Mesa Outdoor Recreation - With over 50 parks and 133 basins covering more than 2,000 acres, Mesa offers unlimited outdoor recreation opportunities. Experience miles of desert hiking, biking, and horseback riding trails in Usery Mountain Regional Park, Lost Dutchman State Park, San Tan Mountain Regional Park, and the Tonto National Forest, the most-visited forest in the country. Water activities like boating, fishing, rafting, kayaking, water skiing, tubing, wakeboarding, and jet skiing are within a half-hour drive at Apache Lake, Canyon Lake, Roosevelt Lake, Saguaro Lake, and Salt River.  

Mesa Golf - Considered to be a golfers paradise, Mesa is home to some of the best golf clubs in Arizona, designed by golf pros and architects like Robert Trent Jones, Jr., Jack Nicklaus, and Pete Dye. Offering a variety of options from challenging desert golf to traditional links play, top-rated golf courses in Mesa include Las Sendas Golf Club, Longbow Golf Club, Toka Sticks Golf Club, Painted Mountain Golf Resort, Superstition Springs Golf Club, Dobson Ranch Golf Course, and Augusta Ranch Golf Club, with dozens of additional courses located within easy driving distance. 

Mesa Spring Training Baseball - Mesa is in the heart of Arizona's Cactus League Spring Training Baseball, home to two major spring training teams – the Chicago Cubs at Sloan Park (the largest spring training stadium by capacity in Major League Baseball) and the Oakland A’s at Hohokam Stadium, which recently completed a multi-million dollar renovation. Over the years, some of the greatest ballplayers in the history of the game have played in Mesa such as Willie Mays, Ty Cobb, Mickey Mantle, and Joe DiMaggio, just to name a few.

Mesa Schools & Education - The highly regarded Mesa Public Schools (MPS) is the largest school district in Arizona, with nearly 69,000 students. Filled with top-rated schools, MPS has 57 elementary schools, 11 middle schools, and 6 high schools along with a number of magnet and charter alternative school options. The district has earned national recognition for its quality educational programs and student achievement in the arts, sports, academics, and career training programs. Parents can choose from a variety of different programs including Montessori, International Baccalaureate, dual-language immersion, honors, and Advanced Placement courses, and Franklin traditional schools. Mesa is also home to Mesa Community College the East Valley Institute of Technology (EVIT), and several other institutions of higher learning that are listed here.  

Mesa Transportation & Travel  - Mesa provides easy access to several major routes including US-60 (Superstition Freeway), SR-87, and the Loop 101 and 202 freeways, making it easy to get around town and beyond. Public transportation is provided by Valley Metro and the Valley Metro Rail. The Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport is conveniently located in South Mesa and the Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport is located within easy driving distance, 12.7 miles from the center of town.

The Best REALTOR® in Mesa - Cathy Carter

Over the past 25 years, Cathy has helped many families buy and sell homes in Mesa and the surrounding Southeast Valley. Although the real estate market is always changing, Cathy’s commitment to exemplary, personalized service is unwavering. One of the things she loves most about being a top Mesa REALTOR® is being able to share in the joy that her clients feel when they find the home of their dreams. Cathy’s genuine and caring approach to the real estate process allows her to connect with her clients on a more personal level which allows her to find the perfect home for them in the right neighborhood.

Cathy will take the time to listen to your needs and concerns and will always have your best interests in mind – her phone never goes unanswered. For out-of-town buyers, Cathy is also a relocation expert and will make sure the details of your home purchase and move to your new home in Mesa are handled professionally and with care. Partner with Cathy and you’ll have an expert by your side who will protect your interests, advocate for you, and handle the complexities of the real estate transaction for the best possible results.

For more information about how to find the best homes for sale in Mesa, feel free to call Cathy directly at (480) 459-8488 or get in touch with her by email.

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725 W. Elliot Rd., Suite 111 
Gilbert, AZ.  85233 
Cell: 480-459-8488 
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Post by Cathy Carter

Cathy has been in the Real Estate industry for over two and a half decades in the Arizona market. She has the ability and confidence along with continued education that is necessary to succeed in this ever-changing market. Cathy specializes in difficult to move properties in the Chandler Area. Quick to respond to all tasks required. Equator Certified Platinum for Bank owned homes and Short Sales as well.


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