Phoenix is known as the Valley of the Sun, making the cities to the east the East Valley. The East Valley refers to the cities of: Mesa, Apache Junction, Gilbert, Chandler, Gold Canyon, San Tan Valley, Queen Creek, Tempe, Scottsdale, Fountain Hills, and Queen Valley.
The area is home to roughly 1.4 million people, 14 school districts and 125 charter schools – and growing! It’s also home to Arizona State University, the East Valley Institute of Technology and several community colleges.
For such a thriving area, the cost of living has stayed lower than expected, and each East Valley City offers it’s own unique advantages, demographics and amenities.
Mesa Real Estate
The central city of the East Valley, Mesa is the third-largest city in Arizona. While Falcon Field and Williams Field brought military families to Mesa in the early 40’s, Mesa is now known as a growing economic center, soon to be home to 170,000 new jobs as Mesa Gateway Airport grows into an air cargo hub. Mesa offers an explosion of educational, cultural and outdoor attractions from interactive museums like the Arizona Museum of Natural History, to Broadway musicals and old west towns. Could Mesa be your next home? Call Rodney to view homes for sale in Mesa.
Apache Junction Real Estate
Apache Junction has an area of 34 square miles, with beautiful scenic Arizona mountains and home to Lost Dutchman State Park. Apache Junction is a wonderful place to build a home surrounded by natural desert, or retire with scenic views. Could Apache Junction be your next home? Call Rodney to view homes for sale in Apache Junction.
Gilbert Real Estate
Gilbert encompasses 76 square miles, with agricultural roots that show-up in the local food scene and in uniquely handcrafted creations. Boasting a family-friendly vibe and an emerging nightlife, Gilbert is consistently recognized as one of the safest cities and best places to live in the U.S. Could Gilbert be your next home? Call Rodney to view homes for sale in Gilbert.
Chandler Real Estate
Attractive to both young professional families and retirees, Chandler is filled with museums, golfing, family attractions and a hopping night life. Home to the largest employer in Arizona, Intel, and centrally located with great freeway access in any direction, Chandler has homes at every income level. Could Chandler be your next home? Call Rodney to view homes for sale in Chandler.
Gold Canyon Real Estate
Gold Canyon is known for unprecedented gorgeous mountain views, beautiful golf courses, and quiet neighborhoods – many with 55+ communities. Arizona weather affords year-round golfing and hiking, while the local scene hosts arts events, spring baseball and the yearly Renaissance Festival. Could Gold Canyon be your next home? Call Rodney to view homes for sale in Gold Canyon.
San Tan Valley Real Estate
When looking for rural and horse properties in a newly established area, San Tan Valley is the place to be. San Tan has more of a small town feel, you can get more for your money, and most homes are under 10 years old. Could San Tan Valley be your next home? Call Rodney to view homes for sale in San Tan Valley.
Queen Creek Real Estate
Queen Creek has grown from rich rural roots to an innovative planned family friendly home town. Growing rapidly, Queen Creek attracts young families with a lower cost of homes that include more land than neighboring cities. With recently approved freeway expansion planned to give easy access to Queen Creek, the area is becoming more attractive than ever for homebuyers. Could Queen Creek be your next home? Call Rodney to view homes for sale in Queen Creek.
Tempe Real Estate
Tempe is home of Arizona State University, a college town in the middle of an urban area. A culturally diverse community, you’ll fit right in whether it’s jeans and a t-shirt, bike shorts or business attire. A hospitable hang-out, Tempe attracts couples, families, singles, and the college crowd looking for a piece of the spirited lifestyle. Tempe is a desirable location to live, and provides many rental opportunities for college students. Could Tempe be your next home? Call Rodney to view homes for sale in Tempe.
Scottsdale Real Estate
Set up against the McDowell Mountains, Scottsdale offers beautiful desert surroundings, fantastic shopping, resorts, dining and entertainment. It’s known as the social hub for night-life activities and the cultural center of the East Valley. Home values tend to be higher and maintain their value in this area. Could Scottsdale be your next home? Call Rodney to view homes for sale in Scottsdale.
Fountain Hills Real Estate
Fountain Hills is an eclectic community known for excellent golf courses and namesake fountain. Many residents enjoy the close access to golf, beautiful hiking and mountain biking trails, rich mountain views and retirement communities. Could Fountain Hills be your next home? Call Rodney to view homes for sale in Fountain Hills.
Queen Valley Real Estate
With the average age over 65 and houses ranging from $50,000 – $250,000, Queen Valley is the place to retire if you want to get away from a big city feel. With beautiful views nestled up against the Superstition mountains, Queen Valley is far enough out for open living with very few neighbors, but still a short drive to amenities. Could Queen Valley be your next home? Call Rodney to view homes for sale in Queen Valley.