Why Buy a Home in Tempe, Arizona?
Tempe is conveniently located between Phoenix and the East Valley. Although its central location makes it a popular place for residents and tourists alike, there is so much to see and do in Tempe proper that there’s hardly a reason to leave!
Tempe is home to Arizona State University, the largest public university in the United States. The urban campus lends an energetic college vibe to downtown Tempe and nearby entertainment district Mill Avenue. College sports and arts and entertainment thrive in this collegiate district.
Nearby Tempe Town Lake Park host a festival or event practically every weekend and the lake offers ample opportunity for water recreation in the desert including kayaking and sailing. The semiannual Tempe Festival of the Arts is among the most anticipated events of the year.
High-rise office, condo and apartment buildings dot the lake, but most of Tempe’s real estate consists of affordable single-family homes ideal for raising a family.
What’s more, Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport, The Phoenix Zoo and the Desert Botanical Garden are all just minutes away.
Top Employers in Tempe, Arizona:
- Arizona State University
- Maricopa County Community College District
- Salt River Project
- Wells Fargo
- Freescale Semiconductor
- Honeywell Aerospace
- Kyrene School District
- JPMorgan Chase
- US Airways
Top Tempe Attractions:
- Arizona State University (ASU)
- Mill Avenue Shops and Restaurants
- Gammage Auditorium
- Tempe Festival of the Arts
- Tempe Town Lake Park
- P.F. Chang Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon
- Papago Park
It’s easy to see why so many people are proud to call Tempe home. If you want to learn more about Tempe, Arizona real estate, please contact us .