Reflecting on 2012 and what’s ahead for 2013
There is no doubt, 2012 has rewarded home owners, to which they say it is about time! Some reports are indicating a 15% – 25% increase in home values over the last 12 months. The graph to the left shows the average $/sq.ft. for homes sold in Gilbert, which has rebounded to pre-2009 levels. Can we expect this favorable trend to continue in 2013, or is this another bubble that will burst in 2013? They tell me I’m an analytic which probably explains why I’ve included charts and graphs to explain my reasoning, so read on.
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Custom waterfront luxury homes in Val Vista Lakes
If a waterfront home afficionado is looking for a luxury lakefront custom home in a gated community, then Val Vista Lakes needs to be on the short list. This 900 acre master planned community also has one of the most complete community centers in the valley. There are three sub-divisions that offer this unique combination; The Regatta, West Lake Estates, and Lakeside at Val Vista Lakes.
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Waterfront homes in Gilbert are some of the best in Phoenix
In your quest for Phoenix lake communities that have waterfront homes, any search would be incomplete if you didn’t consider the eight waterfront communities in Gilbert. I’m not counting subdivisions that have a community lake at the entrance or near the clubhouse. These are communities in which some of the homes are on waterfront lots. Specifically, these Gilbert waterfront lake communities are Val Vista Lakes, The Islands, Crystal Point, Santan Lakeside Estates, Playa del Rey, Lago Estancia, Stonebridge Estates, and Wind Drift.
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