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 gem. 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 in this part of Maricopa County include single-family homes, townhouses and condos for sale, and land for custom home building. (more)
Glendale is the fourth largest city in Arizona with more than 230,000 residents. It is strategically located along the I-17 commercial corridor and offers businesses and residents with 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. Interested buyers can expect Glendale's single-family home prices to start from the low $80,000s (zip code 85301, South Glendale) to over $1 million for homes in places such as Arrowhead Lakes, Quail Thunderbird Meadow, Saddleback Meadows, and Pinnacle Hill. Horse properties, custom built estates and mansions with city, hill or mountain views anchor the higher end of the pricing spectrum. (more)
Glendale also offers a fine selection of condominiums and townhouses with prices fitting all budgets. Condo prices start in the high $50?s for apartment style flats in South Glendale to higher-end condos in Arrowhead Lakes (zip code 85308), Fairways at Arrowhead, and Quarter Condominium, to name just a few. Some of these offer waterfront property or golf course frontage and views. Land and lots are available for custom development.
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Glendale, Arizona Average Home Sizes and Asking Prices
Glendale Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of August 24th, 2019: homes priced around $378,110 compared to $378,110 the previous week, to remain steady with no change in listing price. For Saturday, August 24th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.51%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.90%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.41%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 4.12%.