Welcome to Surprise Arizona...
Surprise, AZ homes for sale profit from the dynamic, inclusive atmosphere this city has created in its relatively short history. The town was founded in 1938 on roughly one square mile of farmland. Today, one square mile of downtown development holds just the city center where a park, recreation center, library, Surprise Stadium and the City Hall cater to many needs of a vibrant, growing community.
In the 1970’s Del Webb’s Sun City retirement communities brought retired people from all over the country eager to enjoy the resort like amenities and wonderful weather. Now you’ll find the median age of the over 100,000 residents is in the mid thirties. You’ll be drawn here for the robust business environment, low property taxes and crime rate, affordable housing, closeness to the greater Phoenix area as well as the weather and variety of outdoor activities.
Everyone is included in life here. Some people telework –some commute to the Phoenix area. The Aquatic Center is designed for water play and serious water sport. Dream Catcher Park is the all access sports facility. Go to Surprise Stadium where the Surprise Sundancers, a volunteer ambassador group, host the spring training center for the Texas Rangers as well as free family movie nights. White Tank Mountain offers you anything from horseback riding and stargazing to fishing and boating; all enjoyed in gorgeous scenery and weather.
You’ll be impressed with the Dysart Unified School District which sees itself as part of the foundation of the community, providing services for everyone. Ten of the 25 local schools carry an Arizona Dept. of Education rating of Excelling or Highly Performing.
Further your education at Communiversity, where credits from college courses you take on line or in person are easily transferred to complete your degree at partner colleges and universities. The school is also associated with AZ TechCelerator, the local business incubator, to train employees needed by the community. AZ TechCelerator provides mentoring and low cost resources to small business startups in town.
It Takes a Village
Surprise homes for sale, most built after 2000, fall into one of 9 villages the city is developing as part of the 30 year general plan. With input of interested residents, villages are expected to provide a strong sense of community and cohesive local quality of life to every neighborhood.
This town leaders want to make Surprise convenient and enjoyable. They encourage you to be informed and involved in all aspects of city life. Check the city website and find most anything you need to know about how to live in Surprise and be active in creating your future.
Surprise is small town involvement near big city resources in a vigorous, future directed community wrapped in wonderful weather and natural beauty. If that description is appealing, then one of the Surprise homes for sale might be home for you.
As dedicated real estate professionals, we have the information you need to make the right decision about Surprise homes for sale. Call Tim at 6233-694-0541 or Kym at 623-640-8493. It would be our pleasure to help you choose your new home.