At the heart of the northwest section of the Phoenix Metropolitan Area, the dynamic city of Glendale rises from the “Valley of the Sun” like a brilliant jewel. Glendale offers residents a fabulous quality of life, from the excellent educational and medical facilities to the beautiful residential neighborhoods to a robust economy fueled by corporate giants Honeywell, Bechtel Corp. and Conair. Real estate options consist of single family homes, townhouses and condos for sale, and land for custom home building. Glendale is the fourth largest city in Arizona with more than 225,000 residents. It is strategically located along the I-17 commercial corridor and offers businesses and residents alike easy access to major West Coast markets. The city provides safe open space and recreational facilities at more than 49 neighborhood parks. More than half of Glendale’s residents are college-educated. The city encompasses five highly regarded elementary and secondary school districts, including the Peoria Unified School District, whose students consistently score above state and national averages on academic tests. The majority of high school seniors go on to college and many choose to attend one of the many colleges located in or near Glendale, including Midwestern University, Glendale Community College and Arizona State University West.
Glendale AZ Real Estate and Prices of Glendale Homes for Sale AZ
The Glendale real estate market is varied and offers beautiful residential neighborhoods and master-planned communities, luxury executive homes, older residences on tree-lined streets and affordable starter homes. Single-family detached homes are available in the $100,000s in neighborhoods including Maryvale Terrace, La Fontana Heights and Camelback Greens. Home prices range up to more than $250,000 for large new homes in developments including Sierra Verde, Prospect Park, Willow Estates, Saddleback Foothills and Tuscany Hills Estates. Many homes offer substantial acreage and horse property, as well as city, hill or mountain views. Some hillside lots and desert properties are available for sale. Large estate properties are available starting at approximately $600,000 and prices can exceed $2 million. Condominiums and townhouses are abundantly available from approximately $60,000 at Maryland Manor and Olive Green Villas to $130,000 and more at Arrowhead Ranch, Northern Manor West, Bellair Townhouses and Windstream. Some of these offer waterfront property or golf course frontage and views. Land and lots are available for custom development.