Welcome to the area information section for Sun City West and surrounding Maricopa County areas. When considering what home to buy, the community can be as important a consideration as the real estate itself. This section should help you learn more about our beautiful community and all it has to offer.
Sun City Real Estate News
It has been reported that Sun City real estate is beginning to pick up.Buyer activity has risen each of the last three months.
The Sun City inventory of homes for sale has decreased over the last couple of months. The absorption rate currently is 42 weeks. This is down from a previous 55 weeks.
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Peoria Arizona City Information
The population in Peoria is about 145,280, and is 162 sq. miles.
Peoria is home to Lake Pleasant Regional Park a wonderful place for the family and outdoors.Lake Pleasant Regional Park has become a major vacation destinations with limitless outdoor recreation. Whether you prefer activities on land or on the water, your sure to find everything and anything for the entire family.
Peoria Sports Complex is home of the spring training and player development facility for the Seattle Mariners and San Diego Padres. It offers baseball at a variety of levels with a mix of festivals, music events, and more. It is located in the heart of the city’s entertainment district.
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Peoria Real Estate News
Owners of homes in Peoria benefit from initiatives
The City of Peoria Arizona applied for a grant of ten million dollars in 2009 as part of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Neighborhood Stabilization Program. The request is now pending. The overall goal of the program is to increase the rate of homeownership of Peoria Arizona houses and reduce the number of abandoned homes.
Some of the goals of the plan will be to improve currently foreclosed or distressed homes in Peoria so they can be effectively marketed and sold. Reducing the number of Peoria Arizona homes for sale will help stabilize prices and give low and moderate-income families an opportunity to purchase homes in Peoria.
The plan should help the economy by supporting households and neighborhoods. The estimated completion date is September, 2012. If the grant is approved, residents and prospective buyers for homes in Peoria should begin to see results very soon.
Surprise Arizona City Information
Glendale, Arizona is located northwest of Phoenix and is considered part of the greater Phoenix area. During the past decade it has been one of the fastest growing cities in the nation, and is Arizona's 4th largest city.
The top five employers in Glendale, Arizona are Luke Air Force Base, Arrowhead Towne Center, Thunderbird Samaritan Medical Center, Honeywell, and the City of Glendale.
There are four elementary and secondary school districts in Glendale. The American Graduate School of International Management ("Thunderbird") is internationally recognized as one of the best schools in the world for international business. Midwestern University is the first private health sciences school in Arizona. In addition, the Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine, Glendale Community College, and Arizona State University's West Campus are all located in Glendale.
Arrowhead Regional Mall, Historic Downtown Glendale and Antique District, Glendale Civic Center. In 2006 the NFL's Arizona Cardinals will play football in a new stadium in Glendale, and in 2003 the Phoenix Coyotes will play ice hockey at their new arena.
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Surprise Arizona City Information
Since the 1980's Surprise Arizona was known as one of the fastest growing cities in the United States and has grown from 4,000 residents to well over 100,000.
Surprise is home to to a diverse community, and it very proud of its’ reasonable cost of living.
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Surprise Real Estate News