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If you are seeking a friendly, family-oriented community in Southeast Valley for your next home, be sure to search homes for sale in Gilbert. Located about 22 miles of Phoenix, the welcoming town of Gilbert is a vibrant community fueled by a strong economy. Recognized as "One of the Best Places to Live in the United States" by CNN/Money Magazine, Gilbert has one of the fastest growing populations in the country, doubling every five years since 1980. Offering abundant employment and economic opportunity (named one of the best cities to find a job), world-class shopping and dining, beautiful and safe neighborhoods (voted as one of the safest cities in the U.S.), and an excellent school system, Gilbert is a great place to live and raise a family. Residents also enjoy numerous outdoor recreation options that can be enjoyed year-round due to Gilbert’s fabulous warm weather and sunshine most days of the year. Buyers who search real estate for Sale in Gilbert will find a wide variety of residential options from low maintenance condos/townhomes, lovely villas on the golf course, single-family homes in new and established subdivisions, gorgeous homes in exclusive waterfront communities to sprawling luxury estates with every upscale amenity under the sun. Because homes in Gilbert are in demand, it’s crucial that buyers work with a qualified agent who can help them navigate the market and get into the right home. For over two decades, the best REALTOR® in Gilbert Cathy Carter has been helping buyers and sellers fulfill their real estate goals. Cathy is very familiar with the different neighborhoods and developments in Gilbert and knows where to find the best homes based on your specific wants and needs. Begin your home search today by requesting customized search results delivered directly to your email along with email alerts of new listings or give Cathy Carter a call. Direct cell: 480-459-8488.

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

More About Real Estate for Sale in Gilbert

Due to the steady influx of new residents moving to the area over the last six years, the Gilbert market is VERY HOT and homes are in demand. Now is the time to invest in real estate for sale in Gilbert and take advantage of still-affordable prices. Just over the last year, Gilbert home values went up  8.3% and are expected to rise another 8.1% within the next year. The median price of homes currently listed in Gilbert is $340,000. Cathy Carter has her finger on the pulse of the local market at all times. Her knowledge of the local area and the most recent market trends allows her to pass on valuable insider information to her clients and she is always the first to know when new inventory becomes available - ensuring that her buyers have access to the best homes and securing an offer. Cathy would love to discuss with you the type of home you're looking for and answer any questions you may have about living in Gilbert.

Why Buyers Should Consider Gilbert For Their Next Home 

Thriving in business and leisure, the prosperous town of Gilbert has been named as one of one of the nation’s most livable cities, one of the best cities to find a job, one of the most prosperous cities in the U.S., one of the top 5 safest cities to build your startup, and has received numerous other accolades. Gilbert has a diverse and plentiful job market and is considered to be a hotspot for innovation and the tech, healthcare, and financial industries. Top employers in Gilbert include Go Daddy Software, B.H. Drywall Stucco Painting, Banner Health, Dignity Health, Isagenix International, Hunter Contracting Co, Silent Aire USA Inc., just to name a few.

Gilbert’s vibrant, downtown Heritage District offers a family-friendly environment featuring locally-owned stores, restaurants, galleries, and cultural attractions including the Hale Theater (Broadway shows), Higley Center for the Performing Arts, and the Gilbert Heritage Museum. The District is also home to the Gilbert Farmers Market (every Saturday), the Gilbert Art Walk (bi-monthly) and numerous events and activities held throughout the year such as the Downtown Concert Series, Gilbert Days 5k Run, and Gilbert Global Village Festival, just to name a few. A 135-mile bike trail system connects the Heritage District to a number of parks and attractions throughout town.

Several great shopping options can be found in Gilbert including SanTan Village, an outdoor destination offering world-class shopping and dining with major retailers (Best Buy, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Dillard’s, Barnes & Noble, Macy’s), sit-down restaurants, casual eateries, a movie theater, and more. Other popular shopping venues include the Heritage District, SanTan Village Marketplace, Gilbert Gateway Towne Center, and, Crossroads Town Center, just to name a few. When it comes to dining out, Gilbert is home to some of the most talked about restaurants in the metro Phoenix food scene. Notable eateries include Koi, Joe’s Real BBQ, Barrio Queen, The Farmhouse Restaurant, Nicantoni’s Pizza, Nico Heirloom Kitchen, Zinburger, Postino East, and Joyride Taco House, just to name a few.

Gilbert has plenty of outdoor recreation options and activities available for all age groups. The town maintains a variety of neighborhood, community, and district parks, sports fields, public swimming pools, and youth and adult sports programs. Major parks include Crossroads District Park, Cosmo Dog Park, Desert Sky Park, Discovery District Park, Elliot District Park, Freestone Park, McQueen District Park, and Riparian Preserve at Water Ranch. Named a “Bicycle Friendly Community,” Gilbert's Central Trail System offers equestrian tracks and miles of marked bike trails where you can ride along the canals. Golf enthusiasts can choose from several top-rated courses in Gilbert such as Seville Golf & Country Club, Greenfield Lakes Golf Course, and Kokopelli Golf Course, with dozens of additional courses within easy driving distance.

For parents with school-age children, Gilbert has a premier education system and is served by three highly-regarded school districts: Gilbert Public Schools, Higley Unified School District, and Chandler Unified School District. School districts draw boundaries to determine which neighborhoods are served by each school. Under Arizona’s open-enrollment law, children can attend other schools within the district or in another district by applying to that school. Alternative education options include charter schools and private schools. Nearby Institutions of higher learning include Arizona State University's Polytechnic Campus (located at Gilbert's eastern border), Chandler-Gilbert Community College (located in nearby Chandler), East Valley Institute of Technology (high school students and adults), Northern Arizona University (campus in Gilbert), Park University, and University of Arizona (coding boot camp classes out of Gilbert’s University Building).

The town provides easy access to the Santan Freeway portion of Loop 202 and a small section of the US 60 skirts Gilbert’s northern boundary at the Higley Road interchange - making for an easy commute to work and wherever you want to go in the valley. Public transportation is served by Valley Metro, including daily express and local bus service in the northern, central, and western areas of town. Gilbert is near two major airports: Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport is located about 9.6 miles from the center of town and Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport is located about 18 miles of Gilbert.

Work with The Best REALTOR® in Gilbert - Cathy Carter

Serving the community since 1994, Cathy Carter is a luxury home specialist and the best REALTOR® in Gilbert. Along with her professional and friendly team, Cathy provides the kind of knowledge, skills, and personalized service you need when buying a home. Cathy can inform you about the different neighborhoods and communities in Gilbert, the types of homes and features available, the builders, community amenities, HOA fees, nearby schools, local businesses and services, and so much more. Cathy can also help you evaluate the features, benefits, and amenities of your favorite choices. When you partner with Cathy, she will be there to protect your interests, advocate for you, and will work hard to facilitate a smooth and successful transaction. For out of town buyers, Cathy is also a relocation expert and will make sure the details of your home purchase and move to Gilbert are handled professionally and with care. 

Please give Cathy a call today at 480-459-8488, or fill out the online contact form, and she will be delighted to answer any questions you may have.   

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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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