Are you considering a move to the greater Phoenix area? Many cities in the West Valley are experience exponential growth, with affordable housing, job growth and lots of sports and entertainment but why would you choose Surprise, AZ as your new home? Well lets take a moment to discuss what the current city has to offers and whats coming in the near future.
Surprise definitely has that hometown feel with events and actives for everyone. The city has a calendar of ongoing events catering to all ages. The city features sports programs for adults to children, including soccer, baseball, softball, flag football, kick ball and indoor volleyball & even swim teams. Surprise Senior center has a full calendar of events complete with Bunco, Bridge, SilverSneakers, crafts, line dancing and so much more. Special events are constantly on the schedule in Surprise, such as one of the best 4th of July Firework displays in the west valley, Veterans Day Parade, Holiday Party with the lighting of the tree, fireworks, carnival rides and much more. Fine Arts and Wine festival can also be enjoyed at the Mark Coronado Park, along with “Sundays in the Park” with all the best local food trucks to satisfy anyones appetite.. Surprise is proud to be the home to Spring Training for the Kansas City Royals and Texas Rangers.
Affordable housing in Surprise makes it one of the top home sales cities in the west valley, second to only Glendale, AZ that has twice the population. Median home price in Surprise is $262,000 (Oct. 2019) with many master plan communities all featuring different amenities, many with parks, splash pads, skate parks, community pools, RV garages and sports fields and active adult communities. Many options for A rated schools as well. Depending on your needs, theres a community for you in Surprise.
Surprise is located in the center of the west valley, with easy commutes to many west valley hotspots. White Tank Regional Park 15 minutes or Lake Pleasant Regional Park, is an easy 25 minute drive. The 303 access and soon to be completed Northern interchange really helped the drive to downtown Phoenix or Sky Harbor much more smooth 45 minute commute. Of course thats not in rush hour traffic!!
A big win for Surprise, was the announcement of Costco opening in 2020. The city of Surprise has been seeking their business for many years, Surprise offers a convenient location to most west valley cities, roughly 20-30 minutes to North Peoria, or Buckeye, Avondale, Goodyear, Estrella Mountain Ranch, Wickenburg, Westgate, Arrowhead Mall, this central location made a lot of sense for Costco to choose Surprise as their West Valley location.
Surprise will also be home to an all new luxury golf course community in 2020. Featuring a Nikluas Golf course managed by Troon and with beautiful new Toll Brother homes for families and active adult. This community will boast many amenities including, spa, clubhouse, picked ball, cafe, restaurant, community gardens and orchards, fitness center and several community pools. Homes start in the low $300,000s to the mid $600,000s. Something for everyone, from luxury homes on larger lots to “lock and leave” homes for those looking for an easy lifestyle and master planned community living. 2-5 Bedrooms 2-4 car garages, many golf course lots.
Recently opened community in North Surprise allows for affordable living yet still offers master plan community amenities with gorgeous mountain views, shaded total lots, BBQ grills, volleyball courts, walking paths and even a dog park, brand new homes start at $230,000 to the mid $300,000 and currently offering closing cost incentives, all appliances, blinds and even 6months paid HOA dues.
The west valley has a booming commercial industry brining in a surplus of jobs, Amazon, Boeing, UPS, Red Bull just a few of the companies now calling the west valley their home.
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