Arizona is the only state that contains all four North American deserts (the Sonoran, Great Basin, Mohave, and Chihuahuan). It also is a leader in advanced innovative water and agriculture technologies. This is an article from Harvard Business Review that explains how the state is continuing to manage the ‘water’ challenges posed by a growing population. Not only do we have rivers, but we also have aqueducts.
If you haven’t purchased a home in a while, or ever, in Arizona, it is a bit different than other states. Here is a pamphlet from a title company, American Title, that explains the process in detail. From having an agent (me) show you properties, to opening escrow, to getting to the day of ‘close’, this will tell you all about it.
Are you thinking about selling your home? There are so many options lately that you really need to make an informed decision and study each option. I am here to help you do that. Even if you don’t retain my services, let me help you with the process. This article is the current state of Valley real estate seller options, titled Arizona is Ground Zero for IBuyers.
I read this article the other day and found the statistics interesting at Channel 15 ABC-15. People move to Phoenix for many reasons, but the top ones are employment opportunities, lower state taxes, lower retirement taxes, and the weather.