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Buildium Names Phoenix a Real Estate ‘Market to Watch’ This Year

After the 2008 recession, fast-forward a decade and many areas of the country are bouncing back and experiencing major growth. And according to Buildium, there are some secondary markets—mid-sized cities experiencing an uptick in growth—that need ... Read More

In Blog, Real Estate on January 22, 2018 by Community Expert Team

Paradise Valley Joins ‘Speak Up, Stand Up, Save a Life Month’

Paradise Valley announced that January will be “Speak Up, Stand Up, Save a Life Month” in the city. According to the Paradise Valley Independent, the movement seeks to inspire youth to tell a trusted adult when ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on January 17, 2018 by Community Expert Team

Paradise Valley Woman Earns ‘Spirit of Philanthropy Award’

A Paradise Valley woman was recently given the Spirit of Philanthropy Award by the Association of Fundraising Professionals. According to the Paradise Valley Independent, resident Carol Kern earned the award for her work as a board ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on January 11, 2018 by Community Expert Team

Paradise Valley Accepting Applications for Committee Vacancies

The Town of Paradise Valley is on the hunt for community member volunteers to fill vacancies on city committees. According to the town’s website, there are three vacancies: one on the Planning Commission and two on ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on January 2, 2018 by Community Expert Team

Paradise Valley Mansion is Most Expensive Home Sale in Arizona History

The recent home sale of a mansion in Paradise Valley has set a state record for most expensive home sale. According to AZCentral.com, Steve Sanghi, founder of Chandler-based Microchip Technology, paid $15.65 million cash for a ... Read More

In Blog, Real Estate on December 28, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Paradise Valley Football Player Commits to NAU

Paradise Valley offensive lineman and tight end Bric Parmley Hudnutt has committed to attending and playing for Northern Arizona University. According to AZCentral, Hudnutt has played some quarterback in the past two years at Paradise Valley, ... Read More

In Blog, Schools on December 19, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Paradise Valley Community Members Scale Building for Special Olympics

Twelve Paradise Valley community members recently scaled down the side of a 27-story office building in support of Arizona’s 16,000 Special Olympics athletes. According to the Paradise Valley Independent, community members gathered Saturday, Dec. 9 to ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on December 13, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Annual Veterans’ Car Show Raises $10K for Local Nonprofits

Paradise Valley’s 13th annual Veterans’ Appreciation Vintage Car Show, which was held on Veteran’s Day last month, was able to raise $10,000 for local nonprofits. According to the Paradise Valley Independent, the funds will benefit the ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on December 5, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Phoenix Country Day School Donates Record Amount of Food to St. Mary’s Food Bank

Students at Phoenix Country Day School helped donate a record number of turkeys to St. Mary’s Food Bank this year during its annual turkey drive. According to the Paradise Valley Independent, middle school students at Paradise ... Read More

In Blog, Community News, Schools on November 28, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Sanctuary Resort Wins Two Stella Awards

Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain Resort & Spa, a premiere Paradise Valley resort, recently received two Stella Awards from Northstar Meetings Group. According to a press release, the resort was named “Best Boutique Property in the Southwest” ... Read More

In Blog, Business, Community News on November 21, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Recently Sold Paradise Valley Mansion Described as ‘Desert Oasis’

Paradise Valley recently saw one of the Phoenix metro area’s priciest home sales. According to AZCentral, a 10,000-square-foot Santa Barbara/Tuscan-style home recently purchased by Aleksey and Irina Kozlov for $4.750 million. Described as a “desert oasis,” the ... Read More

In Blog, Real Estate on November 14, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Plans New Residential Community in Paradise Valley Move Forward

Plans for a new residential community in Paradise Valley have taken another step forward. According to the Paradise Valley Independent, The Villas at Cheney Estates, an eight-lot, private residential community proposed for the northwest corner of ... Read More

In Blog, Community News, Real Estate on November 8, 2017 by Community Expert Team

HFF Closes Financing for Next Stage of Ritz-Carlton Development

The Ritz-Carlton of Paradise Valley, a massive redevelopment project, is set for its next phase of construction. According to AZ Big Media, Holliday Fenoglio Fowler, L.P. announced that $282 million in senior and mezzanine financing has ... Read More

In Blog, Real Estate on October 30, 2017 by Community Expert Team

13th Annual Veterans’ Appreciation Vintage Car Show Set for Nov. 11

The 13th annual Paradise Valley Veterans’ Appreciation Vintage Car Show is set for Saturday, Nov. 11. According to the Town of Paradise Valley website, the annual show will benefit Arizona veterans organizations and feature pre-1975 sports, ... Read More

In Blog, Events on October 23, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Basha Family’s Mansion Hits the Market for $3.85 Million

The Paradise Valley mansion owned by the members of the legendary Basha family is now on the marketing for $3.85 million. According to AZCentral, the 9,500-square-foot home was purchased by Camille Basha and Connie Vitalie, two ... Read More

In Blog, Real Estate on October 18, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Longtime Deputy Clerk Set to Retire Recognized by City

A longtime city employee who retired Oct. 4 was recognized for her dedicated service. According to the Paradise Valley Independent, Natalie Montenegrino retired Oct. 4 after serving Paradise Valley for 25 years and was honored for ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on October 9, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Money Magazine Names Paradise Valley to ‘Best Places to Live’ List

Paradise Valley is one of the nation’s best places to live. According to Money Magazine, Paradise Valley ranks in the top 100, 80th to be exact, on the publication’s Best Places to Live 2017 list. Paradise Valley ... Read More

In Blog, Community News, Real Estate on October 4, 2017 by Community Expert Team

8 Xavier Students Receive National Merit Scholarship Recognition

Eight Xavier College Preparatory seniors have been recognized for excellence in the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Competition. According to the Paradise Valley Independent, three Xavier seniors — Claire Fleming, Katherine Hann, and Brooke Howard — were named Semi-Finalists. Meanwhile, five ... Read More

In Blog, Schools on September 29, 2017 by Community Expert Team

New Restaurant ‘The Covenant’ Opens in Paradise Valley

“The Covenant,” Paradise Valley’s newest restaurant, officially opened Aug. 28. According to ABC 15, the new restaurant, located at the corner of Shea and Tatum boulevards, offers an "American eclectic" menu, a 16-foot glass wine cooler ... Read More

In Blog, Dining on September 20, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Former Baseball Player Justin Morneau Sells Paradise Valley Home for $2.55 Million

Justin Morneau, who used to play for the Minnesota Twins, recently sold his Paradise Valley home. According to AZCentral.com, Morneau and his wife, Krista, sold the mansion, located in Fanfol Estates, for $2.55 million. The Tuscan-style, 8,373-square-foot ... Read More

In Blog, Real Estate on September 14, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Paradise Valley Woman Wins Trail Title at Quarter Horse World Championships

A Paradise Valley woman recently won the trail championship at the American Quarter Horse Association (AQHA) world championships. According to the Paradise Valley Independent, Susan Johns took home the title from Amarillo, TX, which was held ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on September 3, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Major League Baseball Player Puts Paradise Valley Mansion Up for Sale

A major league baseball player has put his Paradise Valley mansion up for sale. According to the Los Angeles Times, San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Matt Cain has listed his 11,021-square-foot home in Paradise Valley for ... Read More

In Blog, Real Estate on September 1, 2017 by Community Expert Team

President Trump Stays in Paradise Valley Hotel During Trip to Arizona

President Donald Trump stayed at a Paradise Valley resort during his trip to Arizona on Aug. 22. According to AZCentral.com, Trump stayed at the Omni resort in Paradise Valley during his visit to Phoenix for a ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on August 23, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Town Council Approves Cellular Infrastructure Limitations

The Town of Paradise Valley Town Council recently passed updates to town code so to set forth specific review and design criteria for those looking to build cell-phone towers within city limits. According to the Paradise Valley ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on August 17, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Paradise Valley Teen Will Compete at National Hip Hop Championship

A Paradise Valley teen and her dance crew are competing in the international World Hip Hop Dance Championships. According to the Paradise Valley Independent, Mia Dwyer-Kim and her dance crew Elektro Elite will compete against nearly ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on August 11, 2017 by Community Expert Team
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