Real Estate Blog

Dobbins Crossing Homes

Dobbins Crossing homes for sale, there are a few in our wonderful community that are available. Dobbins Crossing is a community built by VIP Homes. It spans from Dobbins and north to Allen St, from 7th avenue to about 10th lane. The homes were built from 2001 to 2006. Some homes include a basement option, which is not too common in the Phoenix area. There are a few homes within those boundaries that were built before the community of Dobbins Crossing. Building commenced around these properties. And around the SRP easement that runs through the community. The west end of the community borders agricultural land. A … [Read more...]

South Mountain AZ Living

South Mountain AZ living is what we sell and where we live. This unique area of town boasts so many different types of homes. And with access to one of  the largest municipally operated parks in the country, South Mountain Park, it's no wonder home sales are going strong. New home construction has seen tremendous growth in this area the past three or four years. Resale homes currently sell in an average of 58 days compared to 76 days for all other home sales in our local MLS. That means that once your home is active for sale here in South Mountain, it will take on average 58 days to find the right buyer. And it may … [Read more...]

Three bedroom two bath house in Arizona City

Three bedroom two bath house in Arizona City for sale. This home was built in 2002 in a community with no HOA and the yard is large enough to fit your work vehicle or recreation vehicle. Home has an RV gate, two car garage and so much more. This home has beautiful custom pavers out front, a spacious back yard, custom made shower doors, and ceiling fans throughout. Are you looking for a home to get away from it all? Arizona City is a few miles south of Casa Grande and offers expansive desert views in all directions. This is a great home for anyone looking for their first home. Or if you are considering downsizing … [Read more...]

Selling South Mountain Homes

Selling South Mountain homes is my job. I grew up in this area,  I attended Sierra Vista, Lassen, Valley View and graduated from Julian. Then I headed over to South Mountain High School, where I graduated in 1995 then went over to ASU in Tempe and got my degree. In my mind, it doesn't seem like that was very long ago...but it's been 22 years since high school graduation!! My point is that I sell in this area because I know the area. Who better to help you with the sale of your home than an agent that knows our unique part of town inside and out? I know the neighborhoods, know what was there before the homes were … [Read more...]

Three bedroom two bath home in Arrowhead Ranch

Three bedroom two bath home in Arrowhead Ranch Great home available for sale in the Lakeside community of Arrowhead Ranch. Three bedroom two bath home in Arrowhead Ranch at just under 1300 square feet. This home features real wood floors throughout, fresh paint, updated fixtures and counter tops, new dual flush toilets in both bathrooms, updated stainless steel appliances, refinished cabinets. Split floor plan, master bedroom on end of the home and the secondary bedrooms on the other end. Master bedroom entrance has double doors and the master bathroom has dual sinks, separate tub and shower and a spacious … [Read more...]

Three bedroom, two bathroom home in South Phoenix

SOLD 2/28/17 Three bedroom, two bathroom home in South Phoenix for sale at a list price of $160,000. This fantastic property features beautiful tile floors in the living/dining area, kitchen and hallway. The home was built in 2005, but does not have an HOA. Great property for anyone looking to be centrally located. This home is a few short miles from Sky Harbor Airport, South Mountain Park, downtown Phoenix and so much more! Here are a few more details on this beautiful home: North/south exposure vaulted ceilings in the living room Lot size approximately 8414 square feet home square footage 1454 … [Read more...]

Why I Love Living in Phoenix

Why I Love Living in Phoenix The South Mountain area is where I grew up and where I currently live. These are some of my reasons why I love living in Phoenix, south Phoenix to be exact. For me, this one of the most convenient areas of town. Whether I need to head to the west valley or east valley, I'm already in the middle. I lived in Chandler for a brief time and when I would go to Buckeye or Surprise, it was a bit of a road trip. The Farm at South Mountain is another great reason. It's a collection of restaurants with some of the most fresh and delicious food available to us. It's located on 32nd street, … [Read more...]

Buying a Phoenix Home During the Holidays

Buying a Phoenix Home During the Holidays The holidays can be hectic with family gatherings, shopping, volunteering and the every day tasks that make up our lives. If you are willing to add home shopping to the holiday list, you can bet that the competition will not be as fierce now as it will be after the holidays. Many people that are in the market to buy homes put their searches on hold during the holidays. This means that if you have been competing with multiple offers on an already scarce inventory, this is a definite plus for you. Buying a Phoenix home during the holidays can work well in your favor. I … [Read more...]

Why live in the South Mountain Village of Phoenix?

Why live in the South Mountain Village of Phoenix? I get asked this question quite often, why live in the South Mountain Village of Phoenix? Well, there is an obvious reason staring me in the face every day as I walk out the door....South Mountain Park. It's about a mile from my front doorstep and is one of the largest municipal parks in the country covering about 16,000 acres of land. It has miles of hiking, trails, roads, and some fantastic look out points where you can see the valley stretch out for miles in all directions. The South Mountain Village offers a diverse mix of people, cultures, religions, and … [Read more...]

Valley’s Best Kept Real Estate Secret

Valley's Best Kept Real Estate Secret My family moved to Arizona in the early 1980's and we settled in the South Mountain area of South Phoenix. I think this area of town is the valley's best kept real estate secret. I grew up here, went to school here. When I graduated from South Mountain High School, I took advantage of my Regents scholarship and attended Arizona State University. But still lived in South Mountain, I just drove to school each day. I love that this part of town is right in the middle of it all. Whether I need to head east, west, north or south, my drive isn't very long. The airport is just a … [Read more...]