With building permits going up to a normal growth mode in and around Phoenix, it brings many questions to mind for buyers in Arizona. Here are some of the many questions we hear every day, so we wanted to answer these for you!
The following were the top location characteristics identified as “very important” by those surveyed for homes in Arizona:
- Amenities/services in walking distance (39%)
- Good school district (34%)
- Close to work (32%)
- Diverse neighborhood (26%)
- Near public transit (25%)
Many movers say they’re eyeing more walkable communities. Indeed, walkable communities have been reporting stronger home-price growth compared to less walkable communities, according to the Demand Institute’s report. Those who reside in walkable communities also are more likely to report that their quality of life has improved in the past few years due to their change in residence.