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Moon Valley can definitely be considered as one of the more prestigious areas within the metropolitan Phoenix area. With many subdivisions within this quiet, family friendly community, this is a popular locations for growing families or individuals who are looking for a neighborhood that boasts spectacular views of the North Phoenix Mountain Preserves, specifically Lookout Mountain. In part one of this two-part series, we talked about the neighborhoods bordering the Lookout Mountain Preserve to the north and to the west. Now we'll go over (5 comments)
Happy Thanksgiving BananaTudes and All Active Rain Tudes! - 11/25/10 11:56 AM
Happy Thanksgiving BananaTudes and All Active Rain Tudes! Ahhh the day has finally arrived, the house is starting to fill with yummy smells, there is a chill in the air (yes even here in Phoenix) and I've got tons of stuff to prepare for all of our company coming over this afternoon. I've been having a blast reading everyones Thanksgiving posts since early this morning. Soon I'll have to pay attention to all my local peeps but before I go I want to say...... What a cool place we all have created together, both the BananaTude Group and all of Active (26 comments)
Moon Valley can definitely be considered as one of the more prestigious areas within the metropolitan Phoenix area. With many subdivisions within this quiet, family friendly community, this is a popular location for growing families or individuals who are looking for a neighborhood that boasts spectacular views of the North Phoenix Mountain Preserves, specifically Lookout Mountain. Want to know more about the neighborhoods that immediately surround Lookout Mountain? Well, I've got you covered in this two-part series! Lookout MountainLocated in prestigious Moon Valley, the Lookout (3 comments)
The Moon Valley area in Phoenix, AZ has it all. This prestigious community consists of many neighborhoods, each with it's own distinct feature that makes it so great - whether it's located hillside of either Lookout Mountain or the North Mountain Preserve. Or, in this case, across the street from a 30-acre park Moon Valley Park (which boasts views of Shaw Butte Mountain and Moon Mountain) and the ever-so-popular and active Moon Valley Country Club with a beautiful and relaxing golf course! This (3 comments)
The Moon Valley community in Phoenix, AZ has it all. Whether you're looking to live near a popular and stunning golf course, parks and mountains with access to trails (some just feet away from your home!), this is the place to live in the North Phoenix area! You just can't be the mountain views and the gorgeous community. Moon Valley consists of many neighborhoods, each with it's own distinct feature that makes it so great - whether it's located hillside of either Lookout (3 comments)
Share multiple URLS at once with BridgeURL - 11/19/10 06:05 AM
Share multiple URLS at once with BridgeURL Ever receive an email with too many links that made you feel far too overwhelmed?Or, have you ever had to share many links with clients but ended up overwhelming them?Well, sharing many links at once just got more convenient and even more appealing! How? With BridgeURL. It's a new site I stumbled upon when I was surfing through the pages of Mashable, and it seemed like a great little site to share. With BridgeURL, you can input multiple links and generate one URL that displays all the links listed on one page in a (24 comments)
Drumroll, please…It's now time for the last part of this three-part series about the Arrowhead Ranch community in Glendale, AZ: HOMES!Within the Arrowhead Ranch community, there about 8,800 homes within the various subdivisions with 95 percent of the homes tile-roofed. As mentioned in part one of the series, the subdivisions you can search within include: Arrowhead Ranch Arrowhead Lakes Laguna Sierra Vista Hillcrest Top of the Ranch Reflections Valencia What are the homes priced, you ask?The homes are priced from the $200,000 range to over (3 comments)
So now that you know a little bit about the look, feel and history of Arrowhead Ranch in Glendale, AZ, how about we dig a little deeper into the activities the neighborhood and the surrounding area has to offer? For those who love golfing, you can take advantage of Arrowhead Country Club & its golf course as well as the course at the Legend at Arrowhead -- both immaculate courses! Specifically, Arrowhead Country Club offers: an Arnold Palmer designed championship 18-hole golf course a tennis program, (6 comments)
Arrowhead Ranch in Glendale, AZ is definitely a popular location and residence within the metropolitan Phoenix area. Don't believe me? How about this: This family-friendly community was voted in 2008 as the Valley's best neighborhood by azcentral.com's voters! Impressive, right?This Arrowhead Ranch golf community is divided into subdivisions including:
Arrowhead Ranch Arrowhead Lakes Laguna Sierra Vista Hillcrest Top of the Ranch Reflections Valencia This master-planned community takes pride in its appearance with with well-maintained homes, the lawns always kept green and luscious, and the palm trees always trimmed within (4 comments)
We're on to the last part of the Pointe Tapatio series: the types of homes found within this picturesque community. Now that you've reached this part, I'm sure you're dying to know and see for yourself which home best fits you & your lifestyle!Pointe Tapatio has about 1,200 acres comprised of different types of properties. The homes were built between the 1970s to clear after 2000, with a mixture of homes priced as low as $100,000 to over $1 million. If (4 comments)
Home Fall Clean Up - DESERT STYLE! -- Phoenix, AZ - 11/15/10 11:31 PM
Home Fall Clean Up - DESERT STYLE! -- Phoenix, AZ Now that the Phoenix area has seen an enormous drop in temperature and more of us are bundling up just a little bit (light coat versus none at all), we're all welcoming the winter season. BUT! Before we get to winter, we MUST take a look around our home and begin the fall cleanup -- desert style.As we being hanging up our fall-themed wreaths and lighting our cinnamon-scented candles, take a look at both the interior and exterior of the home. Is there a lot of clutter? Normally at the onset (8 comments)
Calling out outdoors enthusiasts! The Pointe Tapatio Community has everything you could possibly ask for regarding nature hikes and sights. Whether you're looking for a different trail to conquer or a round of golf for hobby, this master planned community has it all. As I'm sure you remember from part 1 of the Pointe Tapatio series, this secluded oasis within the Phoenix desert is a well-sought-after community is bordered by the 7,000-acre North Mountain Preserve which provides miles of hiking and (4 comments)
Like an oasis within the desert, this resort-style community will make you feel like you're residing in pure paradise. This quiet neighborhood with lush, green landscape and lawns, and the community bordered by breathtaking mountains, you'll swear you died and went to heaven! Can you picture this gorgeous area yet?Pointe Tapatio is a perfect community for those looking for a slice of paradise away from the hustle & bustle of the busy, downtown Phoenix area. Located in the northeast edge of North Central at the (5 comments)
Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport EXPANDS; have you seen it yet? -- Mesa, AZ - 11/11/10 12:36 PM
Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport EXPANDS; have you seen it yet? -- Mesa, AZ Let the celebrations continue! Yesterday, the seats were filled with Phoenix-area residents in the Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport. Why?The new wing of the Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport passenger terminal opened Tuesday. Costing $9.5 million dollars, the newly opened terminal expands the number of gates from four to six. With this expansion, there is more room for ticketing, baggage claim, security screening & rental car areas.Over the past three years, the number of passengers continued to increase from 60,000 to 360,000 passengers -- signaling a need to expand the airport as soon (1 comments)
Anna Banana Kruchten on Pat McMahon's "The McMahon Group" Thursday November 11th on AZTV7/Cable13 -- Phoenix, AZ - 11/10/10 05:26 PM
Anna Banana Kruchten on Pat McMahon's "The McMahon Group" Thursday November 11 on AZTV7/Cable13 -- Phoenix, AZ He's a local icon and legendary TV & radio broadcaster within the Phoenix area, having been part of the KPHO team and, for 25 years, KTAR as the station's most well known personality after hosting "The Pat McMahon Show" and his role in the Phoenix TV program Wallace and Ladmo. Does anyone remember that show?! Of course you do! I've already had several people email me today and say - I loved that show as a kid! And Pat McMahon also has an hour-long segment (22 comments)
Mimosas & Shui: Learn Feng Shui from Rosanne Rusnock of Elements and Energy! -- Phoenix, AZ - 11/09/10 02:46 PM
Mimosas & Shui: Learn Feng Shui from Rosanne Rusnock of Elements and Energy! -- Phoenix, AZ Mimosas & Feng Shui. What a perfect combination! And now you have the opportunity to learn more about Feng Shui and how to apply it in your homes and offices while munching on a light lunch and sipping mimosas. Mimosas and Shui is hosted by the lovely Rosanne Rusnock of Elements and Energy. Rosanne is a consultant & teacher of feng shui. She is also a certified Reiki Therapist, and she offers Feng Shui consultations for homes, businesses, and outdoor spaces. At her class, (3 comments)
Project Turkey 2010 - Give back this Thanksgiving with Moon Valley Bible Church in Moon Valley, Ariz. - 11/09/10 09:16 AM
Project Turkey 2010 - Give back this Thanksgiving with Moon Valley Bible Church in Moon Valley, Ariz. It's nearing that time of year to show your appreciation and give back to your loved ones and your local community. And in Moon Valley, the Moon Valley Bible Church is asking for your help to make Project Turkey 2010 a success! Every year, Moon Valley residents -- old and young -- are encouraged to give back during Project Turkey 2010 by providing Thanksgiving Dinner baskets for low-income families. Their goal is to provide 100 families of Moon Mountain and Cactus View Elementary Schools (3 comments)
Well, if you don't then I guess this post isn't for you...But, for you wine lovers, this should prove to be an event worth attending. It's Wine Tasting Night at the Gold Key Racquet Club in Moon Valley, Ariz...and you're invited, IF you register in time! Don't worry; you don't have to be a member of the Gold Key Racquet Club to attend, and you can come dressed down and comfortable, ready to have a great time with some wine, (5 comments)
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Phoenix First Time Home Buyer Coffee Shop Talk with Anna Banana! Part 6 - 11/01/10 06:45 PM
Phoenix First Time Home Buyer Coffee Shop Talk with Anna Banana! Part 6 Doesn't this moment just feel so sweet to you? It does for me. This is the last step to the home buying process; how time flies, right? Though, I'm sure you've been counting down the days to this moment! We're finally here: the final walkthrough and closing! So how is the packing going? I know the sellers have moved out over the past couple of days, so this means we'll be doing the walk through through an empty home. I know, I know, you're anxious to move in (11 comments)
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