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Scottsdale AZ Area Information


Scottsdale Arizona Area Information includes Scottsdale real estate market stats, major employers and condos and search homes for sale in Scottsdale AZ displayed by home feature, school district, school, zip code, popular subdivisions, etc.

The allure and desirability of Scottsdale real estate remains as strong as ever. The increased supply of Scottsdale traditional listings with far fewer Scottsdale AZ foreclosures is good for home buyers because you now have more high quality home choices at competitive prices. Contact Sam to help you find the very best values!

Scottsdale homeowners already maintain their Scottsdale homes for sale in superb condition and stage them to perfection. Sellers are advised to seriously consider whether now is the best time to have their homes on the market for sale in Scottsdale AZ. Scottsdale foreclosures and short sales are all but nonexistent at less than 30 per month! If you decide you want to sell now, luxury Scottsdale homes for sale must be priced at Fair Market Value. Homes for sale in Scottsdale AZ
will sell when priced relative to recent closed sales. Contact Sam to learn current market value of your home at no obligation.


About Scottsdale Arizona ...

In addition to being one of the Safest City in Arizona, Scottsdale has also been named as #5 of the top "100 Safest Cities" in the United States in 2014!

Scottsdale is a very upscale community of very affluent residents with a median age of 46 years who are very well educated with 52.7% of the residents having graduated from college and a average household income of $102,591. Sales tax is 8.95%.

From 2000 to 2010 census, Scottsdale grew 7.2% over the decade to a population of 217,385 residents. But by July 2014 Scottsdale population has grown 3.4% to an estimated 224,800.

List of Scottsdale City Services available to residents.

Scottsdale Demographic Data includes population studies, schools and employment in the area.

Scottsdale Economic Development report offers insight into economic plans under consideration or underway to enhance Scottsdale's ability to remain a very good place to do business.

More information about Scottsdale Arizona hotels, restaurants, golf and special events.

In December 2014 WalletHub named Scottsdale #9 best place to find a job out of 150 of the largest U.S. cities!!

LAW|STREET has named Scottsdale #7 Safest U.S. City! This determination is based upon FBI Crime Statistics.



The ten most prominent Scottsdale employers are Scottsdale Health, Mayo Clinic, General Dynamics, Scottsdale Unified School District, City of Scottsdale, CVS Caremark, The Vanguard Group, Troon Golf, and Scottsdale Insurance Company.



Closed sales of homes for Sale in Scottsdale AZ is UP 29%, the average SOLD price is UP +0% and inventory is at 8.5 months, comparing Scottsdale real estate in February 2017 MLS SOLD data vs. February 2016. The tables below contain detailed explanations. Scottsdale real estate is a lucrative investment because of its desirability to affluent buyers and winter snowbirds.

Price Comparison of Detached and Attached Scottsdale properties - the average February 2017 sales price of homes for sale in Scottsdale AZ is $679,464 and average sales price of Scottsdale Condos, Lofts, Town, Patio homes for sale is $297,143. There is a significant difference between the average price of Scottsdale homes for sale versus Scottsdale condos and a great buying opportunity for value shoppers who want to live in Scottsdale!

Scottsdale real estate is a Buyer's Market, favoring the Buyer, with homes for sale in Scottsdale AZ taking on average 110 days to sell. Higher sales volume and fewer homes listed for sale has resulted in a 8.5 month supply of unsold homes for sale in Scottsdale AZ.


Scottsdale AZ Real Estate Monthly Market Summary - Homes Only

February 2016
Active Listings - 3224
Closed Listings - 275
Avg Closed Price - $673,610
Med Closed Price - $514,000
Months Inventory - 11.7
Days On Market (Closed) - 100
February 2017
Active Listings - 3027 (-6%)
Closed Listings - 356 (+29%)
Avg Closed Price - $639,464 (+0%)
Med Closed Price - $509,000 (-0%)
Months Inventory - 8.5
Days On Market (Closed) - 110 (+10%)

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Scottsdale real estate listings are updated daily. Search Scottsdale homes for sale to find luxury estate homes nestled in the pristine Sonoran desert.




My full services include a complimentary appointment with professional staging consultant to evaluate your home's buyer appeal and make recommendations.



View 2015 - 2016 school year Scottsdale Schools Letter Grades from the Arizona Department of Education disclosing how well the school districts educating our Scottsdale children are performing. Three public school districts share responsibility for educating Scottsdale students: Scottsdale Unified School District, Cave Creek Unified School District and Paradise Valley Unified School District.



Searching Scottsdale real estate listings of homes for sale in Scottsdale AZ served by the highest rated Scottsdale schools in the best performing school districts or a favorite school?

See homes for sale in Scottsdale AZ in the Cave Creek Unified School District.

Here are the Scottsdale homes for sale in the Paradise Valley Unified School District.

See these homes for sale in Scottsdale AZ in the Scottsdale Unified School District.



Search Scottsdale homes for sale by Scottsdale zip code in: 85250, 85251, 85254, 85255, 85257, 85258, 85259, 85260, 85262, 85266.


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