Arizona is a great place to live … including the beautiful Sonoran Desert containing metro-Phoenix.

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metro-Area Information Resources

Best Flooring for Resale Value

Home Remodel … What’s most important? We’ve all heard it … The three most important real estate issues … Location! Location! Location! Except that, for any given property, location is not changeable. The numerous TV programs devoted to home renovations are demonstrating that almost everything else about a given property is changeable. Knocking down a … Continued

Arizona Family Campout – A Learning Experience

Arizona takes getting outdoors seriously! Would you like some “pro” guidance on getting outdoors and camping? And especially for the kids so they have a good initial outdoor experience? Arizona State Parks and Trails has a treat for you … the Family Campout Program. Families that have little or no experience camping can enjoy a … Continued

Phoenix City North – Finally Going Forward

City North – a monster issue in 2005 Consider this: Raw desert land zoned largely residential – $1 million per acre … actual 2006 auction bids for several large segments in the east half of the Desert Ridge planned community … where the question mark is on the map below. Desert thinning was started on … Continued

Things to Do in metro-Phoenix


metro-Phoenix is a BIG area … 80 x 60 miles … in the USA, Phoenix itself is 2nd only to Houston in square-miles of area and is the 5th most-populous city. Then there are two-dozen+ other communities in the area. Obviously, there is a lot to do here. There is stuff to do like most … Continued