Real estate in Ahwatukee AZ

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Real estate in Ahwatukee, Arizona is the perfect choice for buyers who desire a small-town vibe, rugged natural beauty at every turn, and big-city amenities within easy driving distance. Although Ahwatukee is actually the southernmost urban village of Phoenix, it's normally considered to be part of the East Valley region of the Phoenix metro area. This is primarily due to South Mountain Park & Preserve, which stretches along Ahwatukee’s northern border, creating a natural buffer from the rest of the city. The charming village of Ahwatukee is known for its excellent school system, beautiful neighborhoods and communities, and abundant outdoor recreation opportunities. Buyers will find a wide range of Ahwatukee AZ homes for sale to choose from including low-maintenance condos and townhomes, single-family homes in quiet neighborhoods and gated subdivisions, upscale homes in exclusive golf course and waterfront communities to sprawling luxury estates with breathing desert and mountain view. In order to navigate the local market and find the perfect home for your family, buyers will want to partner with a qualified, local agent. Cathy Carter is a luxury home specialist and one of the most skilled REALTORs® in Ahwatukee AZ you will find. With over 25 years of local experience, you can be assured that Cathy has all the resources and information you need for making the best home purchase decision. Get started on finding your dream home in Ahwatukee today by calling Cathy directly at (480) 459-8488 or you can get in touch with her here!

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f you would like to set up a private showing or would like more information about any of the above listings for Ahwatukee AZ homes for sale, please contact Cathy Carter, one of the best REALTORs® in Ahwatukee AZ - specializing in newer homes and luxury real estate. 

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The Ahwatukee market is very hot right now and with home values and home prices only going up, now is the perfect time to buy and take advantage of current market prices. Just over the last year, Ahwatukee home values went up 5.0% and real estate industry experts predict they will go up another 3.0% over the next year.  The median price of currently listed Ahwatukee AZ homes for sale is $360,000. As one of the top REALTORs® in Ahwatukee AZ, Cathy Carter keeps her finger on the pulse of the local economy, community trends, business developments and other factors that can affect the market value of property in the area. 

To ensure that you get the most value for your money, Cathy will evaluate the prices of homes currently on the market and those that have sold in recent months to determine whether a seller’s asking price is in line with market data. Intimately with the local market, Cathy can also help educate you on the different neighborhoods and communities in Ahwatukee, the types of homes and features offered, the builders, schools, local area amenities, and so much more. Get the process started today by having Cathy put together a list of available Ahwatukee AZ homes for sale that best match your desired criteria in a home.  

Why Homebuyers Should Consider Living in Ahwatukee, AZ 

The village of Ahwatukee is bordered on the north by South Mountain Park and Baseline Road, on the east by Interstate 10 and the cities of Chandler and Tempe, and on the south and west by the Gila River Indian Community. Within the village borders, you’ll find plenty of restaurants and eateries, grocery stores, health food outlets, national-brand home good and clothing stores, unique specialty stores, a mega movie complex, an urgent care facility, and many other businesses and services. South Mountain Park provides convenient access to miles of trails for hiking, biking, and horseback riding.   

For parents with school-age children, the community is served by the nationally acclaimed, A-rated Kyrene School District (Pre-K through 8th grade), one of the top-performing districts in Arizona. All 25 schools in the district have received excelling or high performing ratings. High school students attend either Desert Vista or Mountain Pointe High School in the highly-regarded Tempe Union High School District. Alternative education options include several private schools and the award-winning BASIS Ahwatukee, a tuition-free nationally-ranked public charter school serving grades 4–12. For higher education, the University of Phoenix, Ottawa University, and South Mountain Community College all have a campus presence in the area. 

South Mountain Park and Preserve, the largest municipal park in the U.S., serves as a scenic backdrop for the entire village of Ahwatukee. The 16,000-acre park features scenic city views, petroglyphs, and over 300 specimens of plant life, rabbits, foxes, coyotes, snakes, lizards, and birds. There’s also an activity complex, miles of hiking and riding trails, an interpretive center, several lookouts, a museum, ramada and picnic area, ranger station, and public restrooms. The highest point on South Mountain is Mount Suppoa which reaches 2,690 feet (not accessible to the public). Dobbin Lookout, which is 2,330 feet high, is the highest point accessible by trail.

Other great parks and recreation opportunities in Ahwatukee include the Ahwatukee Community Swim and Tennis Center, Ahwatukee Recreation Center (55 years-plus recreation and activities), Desert Foothills Park, Mountain Vista Park, Pecos Community Center, Sun Ray Park, Vista Canyon Park, and Western Star Park. Golf enthusiasts can choose from several top-rated courses in Ahwatukee such as the Ahwatukee Country Club, Foothills Golf Club with dozens more within easy driving distance. 

Ahwatukee residents enjoy an easy work commute to major employment in Phoenix and the East Valley, also known as the high-tech corridor. The closest major airport is Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport located about 16.2 miles from the center of town.

Partner with One of The Top REALTORs® in Ahwatukee AZ - Cathy Carter

Serving Ahwatukee home buyers and sellers for over two decades, Cathy believes in maintaining close relationships with her client-family, knowing that any successful business takes care of people first. Known throughout the industry for her exemplary service and expertise, Cathy’s knowledge, dedication, and experience in the local market will exceed your buying, selling or relocation expectations.

As your personal agent, Cathy will protect your interests, advocate for you, and do whatever is necessary to ensure a smooth and successful transaction. To find out more about buying or selling real estate in Ahwatukee AZ, please give Cathy a call today at (480) 459-8488 or you can get in touch with her here!

Cathy Carter, Professional REALTOR®
RE/MAX Alliance Group 
725 W. Elliot Rd., Suite 111 
Gilbert, AZ. 85233
Email or Call: 480‑459‑8488
Toll-Free: 800-519-5578

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