Phoenix Arizona Real Estate Blog, presented by Suzanne Marriott of Haven Express @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty.
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The City of Goodyear is a western suburb of Phoenix, in Maricopa County, with a population of a little over 65,000, based on the 2010 census. Goodyear is a short 20-minute drive from downtown Phoenix, and supplies commuters, residents and visitors with magnificent views of the Estrella Mountains...
Settlers first arrived in the city that is now Gilbert in 1891, with homesteaders buying land from the government for as little as fifty cents an acre, and sometimes getting the land for free with the agreement that they would stay on it for a minimum of five years. Click here to read more
Paradise Valley is a jewel in the middle of the Arizona desert. Like many Phoenix-area towns, Paradise Valley has roots that go back into the late 1800’s, but was actually incorporated years later in conjunction with a building boom in the state. What has happened since the town’s incorporation...
For the 5,700 or so people that call Litchfield Park home, the tiny burg just 15 miles from Phoenix is their own slice of paradise. The town has remained small — only 3.3 square miles in total size — so folks running into each other at the Post Office downtown, or neighbors dining at opposite ta...
With mild nights, sunny shopping days and plenty of western charm, Scottsdale Arizona attracts a steady stream of local and international tourists. Self-styled “The West’s Most Western Town,” in Scottsdale you can ride horseback through the crisp desert air in the morning and browse one of the n...
The city of Anthem, Arizona is a master-planned community centrally located between downtown Phoenix, about 32 miles away, and the city of Flagstaff, less than 2 hours drive by car or recreational vehicle. It is an ideal location for those that want the best of both worlds — close proximity to t...
And now for something completely different... One of our favorite restaurants is Greekfest located on the northwest corner of 20th Street and Camelback in Phoenix, Arizona. The owners - Sue and Tony Makridis - take pride in the hand crafted food by Chef Tony, and the immaculate appearance of thei...
Currently will expire at the end of this year. However, some legal minds believe that it may not apply to Arizona Homeowners anyway. Paul Valentine, Esq of law firm Arboleda Brechner recently wrote: "Arizona is in the minority of states that have enacted statutes making most residential property...
Contrary to the lyrics written by Dewey Bunnell in 1971 and recorded by the group America: "I've been through the desert on a horse with no name It felt good to be out of the rain" It feels great to be back in the rain! Active Rain that is! A Big Thank you to Kerrie Greenhaigh for restoring me a...
I suppose if it rained enough, the water might form a puddle, then a lake, then a sea! Perhaps Jules (were he still around) might write a book titled "Twenty Thousand Members Under The Rain"! Hard to believe that it was just 3 months ago, December 2006, when Active Rain passed the 10,000 member...