Entertainment Magazine: Phoenix: Real Estate

Phoenix, AZ. homes for sale, rent or trade

The Phoenix, Arizona real estate market keeps growing despite national housing trends. Phoenix, AZ. is still one of the fastest growing real estate markets in the U.S. with vast areas around Phoenix encouraging expansion with new homes for sale.

One of the fastest growing housing areas, south of Phoenix to Casa Grande, is Pinal County. Massive subdivisions aimed at Phoenix commuters are being constructed. But, according to a report by ASU (Arizona State University), Pinal County Resale Housing Market Experiences Similar Decline as Maricopa County.

Upscale homes are available in these areas at prices $100,000 below Phoenix, Arizona homes, especially with current market conditions. The homes are larger, but more closely compacted into distinct neighborhoods.

The drawback is the commute to Phoenix. Recent freeway expansions south of Phoenix have already anticipated this upcoming explosion of commuters.

Other areas, such as south of Phoenix, are more well established and offer amenities not found in typical housing developments.

Ahwatukee lakeside living - no mirage

Phoenix home lakefront propertyA lake in the Desert? Ahwatukee, Arizona is an upscale community in Phoenix, Arizona that hosts the neighborhood of Lakewood.

The Ahwatukee, AZ area has an excellent selection of upscale dining and shopping with several nearby Arizona resorts.

Here is can own your own backyard private dock with an anchored pontoon boat or row boat at your back door.

Can you imagine waking up with a cup of coffee and fishing from your porch? All of this is a reality at this unique Ahwatukee home for sale on the lake. This Phoenix area home is vacant and available for immediate movie in.Recently upgrades of new carpeting, fresh paint and new lighting fixtures makes the home feel and look new. Convenient access from Pecos Parkway has you in downtown Phoenix or most places in the Valley within 20 minutes. See photos of the lake, patio and rooms. This Phoenix-area home for sale is available for trade consideration for California property. Contact Jay for more information.

Phoenix Real Estate Resources

“Home In 5” First Time Homebuyers Program Offers New Priority Lending Areas, sponsored by the City of Phoenix. First-time homebuyers who are outside the priority lending areas are eligible for a five percent down payment and closing cost assistance grant. They are also eligible for a 6.55 percent, 30-year fixed mortgage rate through a “Home in 5” participating lender.