Phoenix Homes for Sale Near Me

Posted by Cathy Carter on Saturday, May 9th, 2020 at 1:28pm.


Discover Phoenix Homes for Sale Near Me 

If you are currently in the market for Phoenix homes for sale near me, you’ll discover a wide range of residential choices. From well-appointed, urban condos, single-family homes in friendly neighborhoods and gated subdivisions, gorgeous custom homes tucked away in exclusive golf course and waterfront communities to sprawling luxury estates with breathtaking views, you’ll find plenty of Phoenix real estate near me to accommodate your lifestyle and needs. The cosmopolitan city of Phoenix is the center around which more than 30 communities have grown in an area collectively known as the Valley of the Sun. With Year-round warm weather and sunshine, exciting local culture and attractions, an eclectic array of local and international cuisine and fabulous shopping destinations, an abundance of outdoor recreation opportunities, over 200 golf courses, 4 major sports teams, Cactus League spring training baseball, and popular annual events and festivals, it’s easy to see why so many people are choosing to relocate here and why homes for sale are in demand. In order to navigate the local market and find the right home for your family, buyers will want to partner with a qualified agent. Cathy Carter is a luxury home specialist and a top-rated Phoenix REALTOR® with over 25 years of experience. Intimately familiar with Phoenix, and the East Valley communities of Scottsdale, Chandler, GilbertMesaTempeQueen Creek, and Ahwatukee, Cathy has all the resources and information you need to make the best home purchase decision. Get the process started today by calling Cathy at (480) 459-8488 or you can get in touch here.  

On our easy-to-use website, you’ll be able to search the MLS for the most accurate and up-to-date listings for Phoenix homes for sale near me. View photos of properties, find detailed real estate information, 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. Also, be sure to scroll down below to learn more about Phoenix real estate near me and the benefits of living in the Phoenix metro area.

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If you would like to schedule a private showing or would like more information about any of the above listings for Phoenix homes for sale near me, and homes for sale in the Phoenix East Valley, please contact top-rated Phoenix REALTOR® - Cathy Carter, specializing in newer homes and luxury real estate. As a licensed, professional real estate agent, Cathy keeps her finger on the pulse of the Phoenix metro 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 properties and securing an offer.

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Cathy can help educate you about the different neighborhoods and communities, the types of homes and features and 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 put together a list of available Phoenix homes for sale near me that are the best match according to your specific needs and home criteria.

Why You Should Consider Living in Greater Phoenix, Arizona  

Phoenix is the capital city of Arizona and the anchor of the Phoenix metro area. Home to approximately 4.80 million people, the region boasts warm weather and sunshine 320 days per year, a booming economy, plenty of high-paying jobs, exciting culture and entertainment, nationally-acclaimed school districts, over 200 golf courses, and four major sports teams. Together, the city of Phoenix and the East Valley have become a hub of commercial activity as more and more businesses are choosing to relocate here from other parts of the country. 

Health care, manufacturing, and financial services are all solidly growing industries in the region and technology and bioscience major economic drivers. Fortune 500/1000 companies based or having major operations in the Phoenix area include Avnet, Freeport-McMoRan, Republic Services, PetSmart, Apollo Group, Insight Enterprises, ON Semiconductor, Pinnacle West Capital Corporation, Amkor Technology, Swift Transportation, First Solar, and others.  

There is definitely no shortage of art and culture in the Valley of the Sun. The downtown Phoenix art scene has seen major development 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.

Popular performing arts 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.

The Phoenix area provides an abundance of shopping opportunities with 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. 

For parents with school-age children, Phoenix is home to 325 public schools in 30 school districts along with more than 200 charter and private schools. Use the links below to find additional information on school locations, districts, websites, and attendance boundary maps:  

The Phoenix East Valley has several nationally-recognized school districts filled with top-rated schools, including Chandler Unified School District, Gilbert Unified School District, Kyrene School District, Higley Unified School District, Tempe Union High School District, and Mesa Unified School District, which is the largest district in Arizona. Under Arizona’s open-enrollment law, children can attend other schools within the district or in another district by applying to that school, so families can be confident their child is receiving the best possible education.

The Greater Phoenix area offers plenty of outdoor recreational opportunities for all age groups. 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.

One of the top destinations for golf in the country, the Phoenix area is home to 200 golf courses. Top-rated Phoenix-area courses 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 great 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.


The Annual Waste Management Phoenix Open Golf Tournament

Check out this list of the top 35 golf courses located in Greater Phoenix, including the level of difficulty, awe factor, value/bang for your buck, course layout, service, and proximity to restaurants and activities. Phoenix is also home to some of the biggest golf tours and events in the country such as the annual Waste Management Phoenix Open, also known as the "people's open," and the "greatest show on grass.” 

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. However, depending on where you choose to live in the Phoenix metro 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.

Why You Should Partner with Top-rated REALTOR® in Arizona - Cathy Carter 

From first-time homebuyers to multi-million dollar investors, Cathy continually strives to provide top quality service for her clients. With access to the most up-to-date MLS listings for properties across the Valley, Cathy is able to match your lifestyle needs with the perfect home. She would love to speak with you to discuss the type of property you are looking for and answer any questions you may have. 

If you are ready to list your current property, Cathy has the experience and skills necessary to handle the sale and marketing of your home for the best possible results. Cathy employs the latest technology to deliver massive exposure for your home to drive responses from qualified buyers. She also partners with the most talented home stagers to ensure that your home is thoughtfully staged to showcase its features and amenities in the best possible light.

With over 25 years of local real estate experience, Cathy will always protect your interests, advocate for you, and go above and beyond to ensure a smooth and successful transaction. Cathy’s client testimonials are the reassurance that goes the extra mile in affirming everything she promises and fulfills. If you or someone you know is interested in buying or selling real estate in Greater Phoenix, please contact Cathy today at (480) 459-8488 or you can reach 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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