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Paradise Valley’s SmokeTree Resort to Get Revitalized

Paradise Valley’s historic SmokeTree Resort is going to get a major revitalization. According to the Paradise Valley Independent, The SmokeTree Resort, located at 7101 E. Lincoln Dr., first opened in 1966, but hasn’t undergone any significant ... Read More

In Blog, Community News, Real Estate on April 18, 2018 by Community Expert Team

Hall of Fame Pitcher Randy Johnson’s Paradise Valley Mansion for Sale

A hall of fame baseball player’s Paradise Valley mansion that’s for sale has a price reduction. According to AZCentral.com, hall of famer and former Arizona Diamondback pitcher Randy Johnson’s Paradise Valley mansion was recently reduced to ... Read More

In Blog, Real Estate on April 10, 2018 by Community Expert Team

Paradise Valley Named One of 2018 Best Places to Live in Arizona

Paradise Valley is among one of the top 10 places to live in the state. According to a report by Niche, a Pittsburgh-based website specializing in neighborhood and city data aggregation, Paradise Valley is the 8th ... Read More

In Blog, Community News, Real Estate on April 3, 2018 by Community Expert Team

Two Paradise Valley Mansions Sell for More Than $4.9 Million Each

Two mansion in Paradise Valley have recently sold, each fetching around $5 million, and offering impressive luxury features. According to azcentral.com, the first mansion sold is a $5-million home located in Paradise Valley's new Cholla Heights ... Read More

In Blog, Real Estate on March 27, 2018 by Community Expert Team

Celebrity Golf Tournament in Paradise Valley to Benefit Ray of Hope Foundation

A celebrity golf tournament to be held at Paradise Valley’s Mountain Shadows Resort May 3-4 will benefit the Ray of Hope Foundation. According to the Paradise Valley Independent, the Inaugural Mountain Shadows Celebrity Shootout is set ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on March 21, 2018 by Community Expert Team

Former Arizona Diamondback Matt Williams Lists Paradise Valley Mansion for $9.5 Million

A former Major League Baseball star is selling his Paradise Valley home for $9.5 million. According to AZCentral.com, Matt Williams, a former Arizona Diamondbacks star player turned coach, recently listed his Paradise Valley home for sale ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on March 14, 2018 by Community Expert Team

Local Honor Student Nominated as ‘Future Medical Leader’

A local honor student will be a Delegate to the Congress of Future Medical Leaders in Massachusetts this coming June. According to the Paradise Valley Independent, Chaparral High School student Amber Schweigert was nominated to be a ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on March 8, 2018 by Community Expert Team

Nirvana Food Festival Returns to Paradise Valley in April

This spring, the Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain Resort & Spa will once again transform into a “culinary heaven” as it hosts the Nirvana food festival. According to the Paradise Valley Independent, the second annual event is ... Read More

In Blog, Events, Things to Do on February 26, 2018 by Community Expert Team

Giordano’s to Bring Chicago-Style Pizza to Paradise Valley

Paradise Valley will soon be home to an iconic Chicago-style pizza parlor. According to Phoenix’s ABC15, Giordano’s, known for its stuffed deep dish pizza, has confirmed plans to open a restaurant across from Paradise Valley Mall. The ... Read More

In Blog, Dining on February 22, 2018 by Community Expert Team

Four Xavier College Preparatory Win 2017 Congressional App Challenge

Four Xavier College Preparatory juniors have won the 2017 Congressional App Challenge from Arizona’s 9th Congressional District. According to the Paradise Valley Independent, Lillian Castle, Emily Conn, Katherine Katsenes and Katherine Thomas created an app called ... Read More

In Blog, Schools on February 14, 2018 by Community Expert Team

Valley Youth Theatre’s Production of ‘The Hobbit’ Opens Feb. 9

Valley Youth Theatre's production of "The Hobbit" is set to open this weekend. According to the Paradise Valley Independent, the play is a dramatized version of the book by J.R.R. Tolkein, who is also the author ... Read More

In Blog, Events, Things to Do on February 8, 2018 by Community Expert Team

Don Logan Earns 2018 Town of Paradise Valley Diversity Award

The Spiritual Assembly of the Baha’i of Paradise Valley recently presented its 2018 Diversity Champion Award to a deserving local man. According to the Paradise Valley Independent, Don Logan was honored with the award on Jan. ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on February 1, 2018 by Community Expert Team

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
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