Residential Real Estate Archives

Renaissance wins Best 55+ Assisted Living Community

Renaissance, Robson Luxury Senior Housing, won the gold award for “Best 55+ Assisted Living Community of the Year” during the 2017 National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) Best of 55+ Housing Awards. This annual awards program honors excellence and innovation in homes offered to the 55+ market. Renaissance also received the gold award for the… Read More →

Shea Homes buys 23-acre parcel in Ritz-Carlton PV community

Five Star Development, owner and masterplan developer of the community known as The Ritz-Carlton, Paradise Valley, closed a deal this week with Shea Homes  who is debuting a new high-end brand called Shea Signature, for the sale of 23-acres within the 105-acre development. The sold parcel, which has always been part of the approved development plan,… Read More →

Phoenix-based DeLex Realty launches reality show


With realty programming serving as such a huge portion of what television watching consists of today, DeLex Realty in Phoenix is debuting its own reality television show — designed to help homebuyers find their perfect home. “Last Home Standing,” a new show airing on Cox 7, gives viewers an in-depth look at buyers making the… Read More →

HomeStreet opens new locations in Maricopa and Mesa

Enterprise Bank

HomeStreet Home Loans opened two new Home Loan Centers in Arizona within Mesa and Maricopa. The two new locations mark HomeStreet’s sixth and sevenths locations in Arizona. The new branches are located at 1620 S. Stapley Dr., Suite 100, Mesa, and 21300 N. John Wayne Pkwy., Maricopa, Ariz. The Mesa Branch Manager Scott Mendez will lead… Read More →

Beverly Hills luxury real estate firm opening Phoenix office

Evny Residences

Beverly Hills-based real estate brokerage and lifestyle company, The Agency, is opening its ninth location in the globe in Scottsdale. The Agency will work on new luxury development projects in the Valley including ENVY Residences, Edison Midtown and Inspire Downtown Scottsdale by Scottsdale-based developer Deco Communities and Two Biltmore Estates by Phoenix-based Geneva Holdings. The… Read More →

Pulte will build 3 neighborhoods at Cadence in Mesa

Arizona-based real estate investment and development company Harvard Investments announced Pulte Homes as Harvard’s newest builder for its Mesa master-planned community – Cadence at Gateway. With more than 65 years of homebuilding experience, Pulte consistently wins customer service awards for the best homes in the industry. Entry-level, move-up and luxury homebuyers will find quality homes… Read More →

MODUS Development unveils 3 Net Zero projects in 2017

The leading housing developer in eco-friendly living, responsible for bringing the first net zero energy multi-family housing to the U.S., MODUS Development, is now set to unveil their next three projects for 2017: a residential townhome community in Scottsdale, Arizona, an urban residential community in Tempe, Arizona and the second phase of their first nationally… Read More →

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Arizona acquires firm

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Arizona Properties has acquired Daisy Mountain Real Estate, one of the top-selling real estate firms in Anthem. The firm was formerly a Coldwell Banker brokerage. Gary Drew, son of Daisy Mountain Real Estate founder Doreen Drew, will serve as sales manager of the busy 40-agent office. “We are thrilled to be a… Read More →

Gilbert-based online home buyer receives $260M investment

Gilbert-based online home-buyer platform OfferPad received a $260 million investment of combined equity and debt to help the technology company expand across the country, according to an announcement released Wednesday. OfferPad received the capital from private funds managed by Philadelphia-based investment management firm LL Funds LLC. OfferPad plans to expand its service nationwide in the coming years with… Read More →

Photos: Paradise Valley home sells for $12.75M

Paradise Valley Home

A 14,150-square-foot luxury home in Paradise Valley sold for $12,750,000 million, making it one of the priciest home sales in Arizona.   Photos courtesy of The Joffe Group The home was built in 2009 and sits on a 2.5-acre gated estate. It’s a Georgian Revival-style mansion featuring seven suite bedrooms, 12 bathrooms, detached two-bedroom/two bathroom guest… Read More →

Taylor Morrison awarded Most Trusted Homebuilder in U.S.

Taylor Morrison

Taylor Morrison Home Corporation (NYSE: TMHC), has been recognized as America’s Most Trusted Home Builder by Lifestory Research. This is the second consecutive year Taylor Morrison has been granted the award, which is based on the opinions of more than 31,000 home shoppers actively looking for a new home in the top housing markets in the United… Read More →

Maracay Homes building 2 LEED neighborhoods in East Valley

5 Eco-Friendly Home Upgrades

Home developers will be building two upcoming Gilbert and Chandler neighborhoods with plans to have both communities LEED Certified with the U.S. Green Building Council. Maracay Homes is building and registering all of the homes at the Preserve at Adora Trails in Gilbert and Hawthorn Manor in Chandler with the goal of having the homes LEED certified. The U.S.… Read More →

Frank Lloyd Wright-influenced townhome models available to view

Frank Lloyd Wright

Model units for North Central Phoenix townhomes influenced by the famed architect Frank Lloyd Wright are now available to be viewed. The Mason is a 33-unit townhome community located near 16th Street and Bethany Home Road by developers Liv URBN, a joint venture between Baron Properties and Denver-based Haselden Construction.   Photos courtesy of Liv… Read More →

HomeSmart International expands in northern California

HomeSmart International added a new franchisee to align with the fast-growing franchise brand. HomeSmart Bay Area, which is owned by Michael Young, recently just joined the ranks of other top brokers in the real estate industry who call HomeSmart their brand of choice. Young’s first HomeSmart office is located in the high value real estate market… Read More →