About the Community of Tempe

Tempe, Arizona is one of the most popular cities in Arizona for real estate with it’s central location, shopping areas, excelling schools and perfect family friendly community. In 2012, the population of Tempe topped off at 175,000.

Some of the most famous structures in Arizona can be found in Tempe such as the ruins in the old 1890 Ash Avenue Wagon Bridge, Old railroad bridge over Tempe Lake and Hayden Flour Mill which was built in 1918. For the historical buffs out there, this sure is a nice place to dwell in.

This is also the home of Arizona State University – a large and bustling college community for both under grad and graduated students.  ASU’s campus boasts it’s Sun Devil Stadium which keeps busy all year round.

Real Estate in Tempe – Perfect choice for Families and College Students 

Tempe is a great place to live! Real estate took a turn for the better in 2012 and currently “Tempe Real Estate” is one of the best areas to live in all of the Phoenix area. Condominiums and townhomes are selling like hotcakes and are perfect for college students looking to purchase real estate.

The northern part of Tempe is considered a urbanized with the college and business establishments. This area is perfect for college students and business professionals looking for a booming real estate investment.  Situated in north Tempe is also Tempe Town Lake which is Tempe’s greatest assets for water sports and festivals.

The southern part of Tempe is an excellent choice for families who are looking for an excelling school system as it houses the highly desirable Kyrene school district.  The southern part of Tempe also easy access to highways, excellent shopping and fantastic restaurants. You will find homes with a bit more square footage and land then northern Tempe and a great for families looking for a pool too.

Some Quick Stats on Tempe Real Estate 

The estimated median house or condo value in Tempe is $227,800.
The median real estate property taxes in Tempe with mortgages is $1,437 or . 6%.
The median real estate property taxes in Tempe without mortgages is $1,671 or.7%.

How Do I Find or Sell my Home in Tempe

Great question…With my expertise in the Tempe real estate market (I live in south Tempe), I can give you a FREE market analysis of your home and what we could sell it for in this HOT market. If you are looking to purchase a home, I can run a tailored Tempe real estate query just for you and let you know what homes are available.

Contact me today so I can learn more about your Tempe real estate needs! If I can’t help you, I will point you in the right direction and get you moving to finding that perfect home.

Useful links

City of Tempe

Arizona State University