The Greater Phoenix area, often referred to as “The Valley of the Sun,” is centered around the picturesque city of Phoenix, Arizona. The core part of Greater Phoenix is the Phoenix-Mesa, Arizona Urban Area.
For decades now, Greater Phoenix has been a favorite retirement destination, mainly due to its warmer climate and relatively low cost of living. Sun City, located in the Northwest valley, was actually one of the very first age-restricted, active adult communities, built in the 1960s.
Arizona has large counties and a desert landscape, much of which is rural or completely uninhabited. Located in the heart of the Sonora Desert, Greater Phoenix is considered to be one the most ecologically diverse deserts in the world.
If you are considering moving to one of the many beautiful Greater Phoenix communities, you will find a variety of exceptional residential options to choose from to fit your lifestyle and needs. Explore helpful information, great local resources and up-to-date listings for Greater Phoenix homes for sale.
Including the neighborhoods of Arcadia, Biltmore, Camelback, Deer Valley, Downtown, Encanto, Midtown, Sunnyslope, Roosevelt, Willo