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By Jon Quist, Tucson's BUYERS ONLY Realtor since 1996
(REALTY EXECUTIVES TUCSON ELITE)
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AMERICAN PIEFebruary 3, 1959“The day the Music Died”I know, a long, long time ago. Not so for me. I can relate to Don McLean’s lyrics personally.Don McLean wrote his song back in 1971, so time had passed since that February day in 1959.Don Mclean was a paperboy on the cold February day. That, I a...

By Shawn Polston, Tucson Short Sale Specialist
(Keller Williams Southern AZ)
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Sabino Canyon I love hiking! When I lived in New Mexico I used to go hiking at least once a month and considered it something that was vital to my happiness. When I was moving to Tucson I thought that hiking would have to be something I would be giving up because I was under the impression that t...

By Cara Marcelle Mancuso, Call a Marana neighbor, I'm THERE! LONG REALTY
(Long Realty - Dove Mountain, Marana AZ)
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District 16 Tucson Foothills 4 bed/3 bath Home for SaleLocated near the Foothills intersection of Swan and Sunrise, tucked away on a quiet, one-way-in street, take a moment to discover this hidden gem.The home offers  close to 2900 square feet and with it, a versatile floor plan that might work f...

By Cara Marcelle Mancuso, Call a Marana neighbor, I'm THERE! LONG REALTY
(Long Realty - Dove Mountain, Marana AZ)
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North Ranch - LOCATION with that Homey Neighborhood Vibe! Travel north about a mile along Thornydale Road from Cortaro Farms Road and just a bit north from Mountainview High School you'll come across the sprawling grassy entrance to North Ranch in Tucson, AZ. This community sits nestled in amongs...

By Cara Marcelle Mancuso, Call a Marana neighbor, I'm THERE! LONG REALTY
(Long Realty - Dove Mountain, Marana AZ)
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3.  FoodTucson is the first city in America to be honored with the Capital of Gastronomy designation.   This city, rich with history and culture, dates back to the O'odham people  who settled, and cultivated this rich desert landscape. According to VisitTucson.org, "Tucson's agriculture heritage ...

By Cara Marcelle Mancuso, Call a Marana neighbor, I'm THERE! LONG REALTY
(Long Realty - Dove Mountain, Marana AZ)
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2.  Mountains.My kids thought Tucson was just a flat desert plain with a few Saguaro Cacti to break up the monotony before they came to visit.Tucson is surrounded by four main mountain ranges, on all sides.Santa Catalina's, including Mt. Lemmon, to the north. Santa Ritas to the South.Here is Cat ...

By Cara Marcelle Mancuso, Call a Marana neighbor, I'm THERE! LONG REALTY
(Long Realty - Dove Mountain, Marana AZ)
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1.  Sunrise.Everyone talks about our sunsets, but don't miss getting up early for these beauties!!These are views over the Rincon Mountains, located on the East Border of the Tucson Valley. 5:30 a.m. this morning.  I looked outside and had to go grab my camera.After two years of waking to this vi...

By Cara Marcelle Mancuso, Call a Marana neighbor, I'm THERE! LONG REALTY
(Long Realty - Dove Mountain, Marana AZ)
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Looking for a Tucson Foothills location?24 hour Guard-gated security?Sprawling hillside location with lots of space?  3 bedrooms plus den, 2 bathrooms plus powder, living, formal dining, family room AND dinette?Imagine relaxing in your private courtyard on a summer evening with your east facing r...

By Jon Quist, Tucson's BUYERS ONLY Realtor since 1996
(REALTY EXECUTIVES TUCSON ELITE)
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BEST NEW COMMERCIAL ON TV???Commercials. I know. We all hate them. I fast forward through virtually all of them, since I record shows on my DVR to watch later. Sans commercials.But not this one. I even back up the show to watch this one. Some ad person really had a great idea. This cracks me up.T...

By Jon Quist, Tucson's BUYERS ONLY Realtor since 1996
(REALTY EXECUTIVES TUCSON ELITE)
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Today is Carlotta’s birthday. How nice, you say. What’s so special about Carlotta?Well, how about I tell you. Carlotta Flores is head chef/owner of Tucson’s very own El Charro restaurant. And that’s saying something. Mexican restaurants are ubiquitous to Tucson. They are everywhere.And yet there ...

By Jon Quist, Tucson's BUYERS ONLY Realtor since 1996
(REALTY EXECUTIVES TUCSON ELITE)
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THIS WON’T WORK IN TUCSON. NO BASEMENTS.GO TO AN OPEN HOUSE AND ASK THE REAL ESTATE AGENT IF THEY’LL STAND IN THE BASEMENT WITH THE DOOR CLOSED SO YOU CAN HEAR IF THE SCREAMS ARE AUDIBLE OUTSIDE.And, no, you're not actually supposed to do this. They made me say that.If I can ever provide more inf...

By Jon Quist, Tucson's BUYERS ONLY Realtor since 1996
(REALTY EXECUTIVES TUCSON ELITE)
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Listing Agent : "Can you fax me the offer?"Buyer's agent : "Sorry, I can't fax from where I live"Listing agent :  "Oh, sorry. And where is that exactly"Buyers agent : "2018. I live in 2018, Bart.If I can ever provide more information about Tucson AZ real estate and surrounding areas, the housing ...

By Jon Quist, Tucson's BUYERS ONLY Realtor since 1996
(REALTY EXECUTIVES TUCSON ELITE)
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Beyond Bread ...Yep, that's because it has lots more than just yummy bread!Opened in 1998, Beyond Bread is a local make-from-scratch bakery and restaurant serving hand-crafted breads, sandwiches, soups, salads and decadent pastries for breakfast, lunch and dinner.Not a place to go on a diet. Sand...

By Jon Quist, Tucson's BUYERS ONLY Realtor since 1996
(REALTY EXECUTIVES TUCSON ELITE)
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This is one of my very favorite songs, and has been since I first heard it back in, wait for it, 1970. yes, it's that old, and I'm even older. I'm sure few of you go back that far!On occasion I wondered about the history, the origin, the reason for that song. never stopped to figure it out. Until...

By Jon Quist, Tucson's BUYERS ONLY Realtor since 1996
(REALTY EXECUTIVES TUCSON ELITE)
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Sorry, but this is laugh out loud REALLY FUNNY. Women can relate. Husband: My wife is missing. She went to rescue people from the flood yesterday and has not come home...Sergeant at Police Station: What is her height? Husband: Gee, I'm not sure. A little over five-feet tall. Sergeant: Weight? Hus...

By Cara Marcelle Mancuso, Call a Marana neighbor, I'm THERE! LONG REALTY
(Long Realty - Dove Mountain, Marana AZ)
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Summer is here, what to do, what to do?Tucson, Marana, Oro Valley and Vail are filled with activities!Want to get a calendar of events sent to your email every month, no questions asked??Whether it is sporting events, fairs, theatre, music shows, outdoor activities or other artistic endeavors, I ...

By Cara Marcelle Mancuso, Call a Marana neighbor, I'm THERE! LONG REALTY
(Long Realty - Dove Mountain, Marana AZ)
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 Four Bedroom Home for Sale w/ Pool, One Bed & Bath DownstairsWhen you begin your search for a move-up home with four bedrooms, what goes on your wish list?  What's most important to you in your home search?Size? Here's a two story home with four bedrooms, 3 full bathrooms, formal living, great r...

By Cara Marcelle Mancuso, Call a Marana neighbor, I'm THERE! LONG REALTY
(Long Realty - Dove Mountain, Marana AZ)
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Looking for Tucson City, Sunset and Mountain Views?  Looking for a home that isn't like almost every other one down the block?Looking for old-world charm, built in nooks, character in every corner and room to grow?THIS IS WHERE YOU SHOULD LOOK!!!Offered by Long Realty, this one story ranch built ...

By Cara Marcelle Mancuso, Call a Marana neighbor, I'm THERE! LONG REALTY
(Long Realty - Dove Mountain, Marana AZ)
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February 2018 Fun Things to do in Tucson, AZMobile Mini Sun Soccer CupHeld at Kino North StadiumFebruary 3-24, 201812th Annual Fleet Feet Arizona Trail RaceBegins at Colossal Cave Mountain ParkFebruary 4, 2018 7:30 AMRun To Rescue 5k Run/Walk Fitness Challenge & 1 Mile Family Fun Run EventRegiste...

By Cara Marcelle Mancuso, Call a Marana neighbor, I'm THERE! LONG REALTY
(Long Realty - Dove Mountain, Marana AZ)
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Long Realty Sponsors Tucson Jazz Festival ConcertDon't miss it!  Going on this week, downtown Tucson, through January 21, 2018.Tuesday, January 16, 2018 7:30 p.m.Vibraphonist Warren Wolf & the UA Studio Jazz Ensemble @ UA Crowder HallWednesday, January 17, 2018 @ 7:30 pm Saxophonist Lew Tabackin ...

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