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By Cara Marcelle Mancuso, Call a Marana neighbor, I'm THERE!
(Long Realty - Dove Mountain, Marana AZ)
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Mariposa Trail is a lovely community of one and two story homes, located between River and Orange Grove Roads off Shannon in NW Tucson.Currently, there are only two available homes for sale in this pride-of-ownership community so close to stores, shopping, offices and I-10.  (September 2016)New c...
By Toby Barnett, Toby Barnett
(Barnett Associates R/E Team)
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Here is another fun blog post.This flight was filmed back in April while the family visited grandparents over Spring Break. Earlier in the day we visited Kartchner Caverns and we decided to stop at the San Xavier Mission on the way home. We lucked out, probably since the mission was almost closed...
By Jon Quist, Tucson's BUYERS ONLY Realtor since 1996
(REALTY EXECUTIVES TUCSON ELITE)
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I originally wrote this on 9/11/2012. It is STILL very appropriate now, maybe even more so, with all that is going on in the world today.A man named Rick Rescorla tried to tell people about such an impending attack after the truck bombing of the WTC. Long before 9/11 ever happened. He and some as...
By Jon Quist, Tucson's BUYERS ONLY Realtor since 1996
(REALTY EXECUTIVES TUCSON ELITE)
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'What is Aleppo?' Try and be really honest with yourself.  Until today, when Libertarian Presidential  candidate Gary Johnson really stepped in it on national TV, how many of us had really heard of Aleppo?To be fair, I watch events all over the world, so I personally know a lot about this once la...
By Jon Quist, Tucson's BUYERS ONLY Realtor since 1996
(REALTY EXECUTIVES TUCSON ELITE)
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Why Apple killed the headphone jack?It would appear that Apple will eliminate the traditional 3.5mm analog headphone jack on all of its new devices in favor of the Lightning connector or its new proprietary wireless technology.There are many reasons Apple has given for this move. After reading ma...
By Cara Marcelle Mancuso, Call a Marana neighbor, I'm THERE!
(Long Realty - Dove Mountain, Marana AZ)
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Little details can make a big difference in how the public perceives your home.  When putting your home up for sale, there's a fine balance between appealing to the mass buyer and helping your home to stand out.This is one of several "same-color" stamps that embellished the cement floors of a rec...
By Jon Quist, Tucson's BUYERS ONLY Realtor since 1996
(REALTY EXECUTIVES TUCSON ELITE)
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 DeGrazia’s Navajo CollectionDeGrazia Gallery In The SunScenes of daily life on the Navajo Reservation are featured in DeGrazia’s Navajo Collection. Seventeen oil paintings dating from 1960 to 1966, depict the Navajo people at work, at play, on the trail, and at tribal gatherings. The collection ...
By Cara Marcelle Mancuso, Call a Marana neighbor, I'm THERE!
(Long Realty - Dove Mountain, Marana AZ)
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Continental Ranch, the master-planned community along 1-10, 20 minutes north of Downtown Tucson, is also home to the Active Adult Neighborhood of Sunflower and mostly gated neighborhoods of Continental Reserve.  Close to amenities and transportation -- the area is a real estate hotspot.Inventory ...
By Cara Marcelle Mancuso, Call a Marana neighbor, I'm THERE!
(Long Realty - Dove Mountain, Marana AZ)
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The housing market is swift in Continental Ranch, NW Tucson.  Just off I-10 at Cortaro or Twin Peaks, this master-planned community is a hot-spot for folks hoping to sell their home - and a challenge for buyers looking to find a home for sale in Continental Ranch Tucson.First off, inventory is do...
By Cara Marcelle Mancuso, Call a Marana neighbor, I'm THERE!
(Long Realty - Dove Mountain, Marana AZ)
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Thinking of moving to Tucson, AZ but worried about weather in the SWDesert? Personally speaking,  I'll take our high temps over hurricanes, tornadoes, tsunamis, earthquakes and the like.  We do get our own Desert 'brand' of weather, however, so with full disclosure, I'll include a couple of links...
By Visualshows .com
(Visualshows.com)
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  Contact: Shanna Day Phone: 480-415-7616     Single Family - Detached, Santa Barbara/Tuscan - Chandler, AZ Listed at 429000       Send To   Subdivision COOPER CORNERS WEST Category Homes Type Single Family Re-Sale Sq Footage 3626 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms 3 Half Bathrooms 0 Lot Size 0 Short Sale No ...
By Homes For Heroes
(Affiliates nationwide for Hero Rewards)
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Mina has proudly considered herself a "Tucsonan" since age 7, when her father was transferred to Davis-Monthan Air Force Base.  Growing up in the beautiful desert, Mina has had ample opportunity to explore and become well acquainted with all areas of town.  Since attending University High School,...
By Cara Marcelle Mancuso, Call a Marana neighbor, I'm THERE!
(Long Realty - Dove Mountain, Marana AZ)
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Escape the Tucson Heat at Planet SmoothieWhere:   I visited the location on the northwest corner of Ina and Oracle.What: Independently owned franchise owned locally.Why: Yummy smoothies made with real fruit!  Great Mission Statement: " To make every guest’s day better by serving great-tasting pro...
By Cara Marcelle Mancuso, Call a Marana neighbor, I'm THERE!
(Long Realty - Dove Mountain, Marana AZ)
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The Swamp cooler, aka Evaporative cooler, is a part of many homes built in the metropolitan area of Tucson.  However, 80% of homes currently active and for sale in Tucson do NOT have evaporative coolers.What is evaporative cooling?  Think...getting out of the pool on a hot day and feeling "cold"A...
By Cara Marcelle Mancuso, Call a Marana neighbor, I'm THERE!
(Long Realty - Dove Mountain, Marana AZ)
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I've mentioned termites in two of my posts this past week and thought I ought to catch ya'll up on the current situation of Termites in Tucson.Fact:  They haven't gone away Fact:  They can be controlled with regular pest serviceFact:  I wrote about them back in 2011 and there are some amazing pho...
By Cara Marcelle Mancuso, Call a Marana neighbor, I'm THERE!
(Long Realty - Dove Mountain, Marana AZ)
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Six hundred new jobs are opening up in Downtown Tucson with the arrival of regional headquarters for Caterpillar. Many employees will be relocating and have questions about homeownership in Tucson, AZ.I thought it might be a great idea to address some of these questions within my blogging posts.Q...
By Cara Marcelle Mancuso, Call a Marana neighbor, I'm THERE!
(Long Realty - Dove Mountain, Marana AZ)
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Employees from Caterpillar will be moving to Tucson, AZ over the next five years with the opening of a Caterpillar Regional Headquarters to be located downtown Tucson.  Curious about the Tucson lifestyle, Caterpillar employees have sent questions regarding relocation to our beautiful desert puebl...
By Mark Organek, Las Sendas Homes for Sale REALTOR
(RE/MAX Alliance Group)
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I would like to voice my praise to my competion.Laura Mance is a competing agent working at a competing company in a market that I sell houses in.  Still, she deserves this:Recently, I was thrown in the middle of a dispute that was going on in a transaction.  I was basically invited to list a hou...
By Cara Marcelle Mancuso, Call a Marana neighbor, I'm THERE!
(Long Realty - Dove Mountain, Marana AZ)
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Caterpillar employees will be moving to Tucson over the new five years or so, with the new opening of a Caterpillar Regional Headquarters to be located here in Tucson. Over 600 jobs are being advertised. Employees from Caterpillar are curious about the Tucson lifestyle, and have sent questions re...
By Cara Marcelle Mancuso, Call a Marana neighbor, I'm THERE!
(Long Realty - Dove Mountain, Marana AZ)
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Bianchi's Italian is a family-owned restaurant that has been in business with their first location on the corner of Speedway and Silverbell since 1980. A year ago, Bianchi's North was born. Bianchi's north is located at Tangerine and Thornydale. Bianchi’s features rustic, “Down-Home” Italian food...

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