Gilbert Waterfront Townhouse & Condos

Be the first to comment on this post

 The Falls Community PoolWaterfront Townhouses in Gilbert

What if you are looking for a waterfront property but don’t want to worry about the maintenance associated with a yard?  A waterfront townhouse or condo may be the answer.  If you are considering Gilbert, then the following waterfront townhouse are options.  Gilbert waterfront townhouses are found in the larger master planned lake communities of The Islands and Val Vista Lakes. Read the rest of this entry

Categories: General Waterfront Info, Gilbert, Townhouses & Condominiums, Val Vista Lakes, Waterfront Condos

Tempe Waterfront and Lakeside Condos and Townhouses

1 Comment | Leave A Comment

Waterfront Townhouses and Condos in Tempe, Az.

Tempe represents the oldest and newest of waterfront living.  The Lakes in Tempe is one of the oldest master planned lake communities in Arizona, while the high rise condos, Edgewater and Bridgeview, on Tempe Town Lake represent the newer and more urban lifestyle living. Waterfront and lake community condo & townhouses in Tempe offers some of the best waterfront living in the Phoenix area.  While many waterfront home buyers are looking for single family lakefront homes, those who seek a more maintenance-free lifestyle with lake views owe it to themselves to discover townhouses and condos in Tempe.  Waterfront condos and townhouses  in Tempe will be found in either The Lakes in Tempe, or around Tempe Town Lake.

Read the rest of this entry

Categories: Tempe, Townhouses & Condominiums, Waterfront Condos

Mesa, Az. Waterfront Communities and Property – Homes, Townhouses and Condos

Be the first to comment on this post

Overview of Mesa Waterfront Property

Mesa has a variety of lake communities; ranging from newer waterfront condos in Superstition Lakes to active adult waterfront homes in Leisure World.  Dobson Ranch is the largest lake community in Mesa located next to the Dobson Ranch municipal golf course.  Dobson Ranch waterfront townhouses and condos can be found in developments such as The Landings, Water Works, and Lake Park Development.

Read the rest of this entry

Categories: Active Adult Retirement Lake Community, Mesa, Townhouses & Condominiums, Waterfront / Lakefront Community, Waterfront Condos

Dobson Ranch Waterfront Townhouses at Lake Park in Mesa

3 Comments | Leave A Comment

Lakeside Townhouses in Dobson Ranch

If you’re looking for waterfront townhouses or condos in Mesa, and specifically Dobson Ranch, checking out Lake Park condos would be a good idea. There are 126 units built around a small lake, just over 1/2 acre, in the center.  The units on the outer ring overlook a small canal and the Dobson Ranch golf course.

Satellite View of Lake Park Condos in Dobson Ranch

The condos range in square footage from 1,556 to 1,963, with 2 – 3 bedrooms. The condos were built between 1980 – 1985.

 

Read the rest of this entry

Categories: General Waterfront Info, Mesa, Townhouses & Condominiums, Waterfront Condos

Ahwatukee Waterfront Condo and Home Communities in Phoenix

1 Comment | Leave A Comment

Three Lakefront Communities in the Ahwatukee Foothills of Phoenix

Just 5 miles west of the I-10 Interstate is a 6 acre lake set back in the Ahwatukee Foothills and surrounded by three waterfront communities; Toscano Lakeside, San Simeon Condos, and Miralago at the Foothills. These communities are within walking distance of Desert Foothills Park and the Foothills Golf Club, and just over a mile  east of Club West Golf Club.  Less than a mile to the south is Pecos Road which offers great accessibility to the 202 and I-10.  They are found within the highly rated Kyrene Elementary School District and Tempe Union High School District boundaries.

Read the rest of this entry

Categories: Ahwatukee Foothills, Phoenix, Townhouses & Condominiums, Waterfront / Lakefront Community, Waterfront Condos

Tempe Town Lake Pedestrian Bridge

Be the first to comment on this post

New Bridge Installed Over Tempe Town Lake Dam

One Oct. 18, 2011, the new Tempe Town Lake Pedestrian bridge opened, connecting the north and south shores of Tempe Town Lake.  The bridge consists of 4 spans, each measuring 228 feet, weighing 165,000 lbs.  The bridge protects the bladders of the dam from the sun and contains a built-in sprinkler system to cool the bladders when needed.   This was the point of contention when one of the bladders failed on July 20, 2010, that the maintenance had been inadequate. The picture to the left was taken just days after the dam failed and sent over 750 million gallons of water down the Salt River.  The lake was dry for 3 months before the dam was repaired and the lake refilled in October 2010.

Read the rest of this entry

Categories: Tempe, Townhouses & Condominiums, Waterfront Condos

The Lakes in Tempe Waterfront Property and Homes for Sale

2 Comments | Leave A Comment

Waterfront Homes,  Patio Homes, Condos, and Townhouses in The Lakes in Tempe, Az.

 Within The Lakes master planned lake community are over 260 waterfront homes that include condos, townhouses, patio homes  and single family homes built around  a 50 acre man made lake in Tempe.  Residents enjoy a community pool and spa, tennis courts, basketball and sand volleyball court. The club facilities are open to residents for parties, receptions and host many of the community sponsored activities such as water aerobics, boxercise, Yoga classes, and The Lakes Women’s Club.  More information can be gathered at The Lakes Community website.

Read the rest of this entry

Categories: General Waterfront Info, Tempe, Townhouses & Condominiums, Waterfront / Lakefront Community, Waterfront Condos

The best Phoenix waterfront property search on the internet

Be the first to comment on this post

Not all Phoenix Waterfront Search Tools are created equal

Whenever you are able to search for homes, land or properties on a realtor website,  it is done through an IDX (Internet Data Exchange).  They all use the MLS listing as the source data.  However, they are not all presented or displayed in the same format. Each has its pros and cons.   After reviewing many IDX systems,  the search tool below is the best one I’ve seen.  The reasons and basic search procedures are listed below. Whether you’re looking for a waterfront home in Chandler or Gilbert, or a starter home in Mesa, this IDX property search will save you time and frustration.

Read the rest of this entry

Categories: Active Adult Retirement Lake Community, General Waterfront Info, Waterfront / Lakefront Community, Waterfront Condos, Waterski Lake Community

What Canadians buying in Arizona should know

Be the first to comment on this post

Important considerations when buying in Arizona

As home prices have declined in Arizona, the goal of many Canadian citizens of owning a home in the U.S.  has become a reality.  Instead of shoveling snow and battling freezing temperatures, Canadian second home owners can be dealing with other issues such as which golf course should I play today, or how early do I want to get up to go hiking or jogging, and where should we go for dinner.  I’ve also noticed that many Canadian homeowners who live on a lake in Canada have a desire to duplicate that scenic landscape and have inquired about lakefront homes in Phoenix.  When a buyer from Canada decides to pursue owning property in Arizona, there are some considerations they should be aware of.

Read the rest of this entry

Categories: Relocation, Waterfront / Lakefront Community, Waterfront Condos

Tempe Az Waterfront Property – Most varied waterfront options

3 Comments | Leave A Comment

Tempe Waterfront Homes and Lake Communities

When it comes to Phoenix Az waterfront property, certain bragging rights can be claimed by each city or town depending on the lake communities within their city limits.  For example, Chandler has more lake communities than any other city.  And Gilbert has 3 of the 6 water ski communities in the Phoenix valley.   Scottsdale Waterfront Residences often claims the most expensive waterfront listing in the valley.   When you consider Tempe lake communities, it could easily be distinguished as having the most diverse selection of Phoenix waterfront property.

Read the rest of this entry

Categories: General Waterfront Info, Tempe, Townhouses & Condominiums, Waterfront Condos


Copyright © 2017 Phoenix Arizona Waterfront Homes. All rights reserved. Disclaimer: All content on this blog is my own opinion and should not be treated as fact or relied upon when purchasing or selling real estate.