Waterfront Townhouses and Condos in Tempe, Az.
Tempe represents the oldest and newest of waterfront living. The Lakes in Tempe is one of the oldest master planned lake communities in Arizona, while the high rise condos, Edgewater andBridgeview, on Tempe Town Lake represent the newer and more urban lifestyle living. Waterfront and lake community condo & townhouses in Tempe offers some of the best waterfront living in the Phoenix area. While many waterfront home buyers are looking for single family lakefront homes, those who seek a more maintenance-free lifestyle with lake views owe it to themselves to discover townhouses and condos in Tempe. Waterfront condos and townhouses in Tempe will be found in either The Lakes in Tempe, or around Tempe Town Lake.
Built around a 50 acre lake, The Lakes residents enjoy a community pool and spa, tennis courts, basketball and sand volleyball court. The club facilities are open to residents for parties, receptions and host many of the community sponsored activities such as water aerobics, boxercise, Yoga classes, and The Lakes Women’s Club. More information can be gathered at The Lakes Community website.
Subdivisions in The Lakes are SandCastle, Runaway Point, Village Landing, and Harbour Village.
Travel directly north from The Lakes and you’ll come upon the epi-center of urban waterfront living at Tempe Town Lake. These developments include Northshore, Regatta Point, Bridgeview, and Edgewater.
Northshore, just east of Rural Rd. features 134 apartment style condos that were built in 2008. It includes a social lounge, fitness center and a gated parking garage. A very unique feature of Northshore Condos is the outdoor gas fireplace on each unit’s oversized balcony.
Regatta Pointe while not directly on the lake is right across the street and enjoys many of the benefits of close proximity to Tempe town lake. Located south of Tempe town lake and west of Mill Ave., the light rail and Tempe beach park are within walking distance from Regaatta Pointe.
Edgewater, the first of the two Hayden Ferry Lakeside Suncor residential condo developments has 40 residences that were sold out in 2006. Since the market peak, Edgewater condos have become much more affordable, unfortunately this has taken place through foreclosures and short sales. Many units are selling for 45 – 50% of their original sales price.
Bridgeview is located right next to Edgewater and features 104 luxury condos. Upgraded quality construction includes triple-pane windows, no common walls and seven and a half inches of concrete between the floors with post tension construction. The south tower is 12 stories high and the north tower rises 7 stories to provide fantastic lake views.
From traditional residential lake communities to high rise luxury condos taking advantage of the views provided by Tempe town lake, Tempe offers a diversity of waterfront options. To receive up to date information, click on receive recent Tempe waterfront home listings.