Surprise Real Estate


Surprise, Arizona is Filled with Surprise and Wonder

The neighborhoods in Surprise, AZ are scenic and tranquil, and the business downtown is thriving.  Surprise has a surprise for everyone! The sleepy desert town has evolved into a booming city with unmatched economic opportunity!  It is ranked as one of the “10 Safest Cities in the US” and “Best Suburb in Arizona.” Retirees, families, and young professionals all love Surprise and its small-town charm!


Why Do Residents Love Surprise?

Local Attractions in Surprise

There’s a surprise around every corner in Surprise, Arizona!  The arts and culture in the Valley Vista Performing Arts Center, West Valley Arts HQ, and the West Valley Conservatory of Ballet are unbelievable!  Living in Surprise means no end to entertainment—with the city hosting a number of events, like Second Sundays in the Park, Food Truck Festivals, and a number of seasonal celebrations and festivities!  Catch a ballgame at Surprise stadium, where you can watch the Kansas City Royals and Texas Rangers play their Spring Training games. Of course, we can’t forget to mention the seven magnificent golf courses throughout town!


Outdoor Recreation in Surprise

Desert beauty, breathtaking mountainous landscapes, and sparkling lake water await in Surprise!  There are so many outdoor activities in Surprise, you’d be hard pressed to find yourself bored. Between urban fishing lakes, local parks, hiking and biking paths, and boating, the outdoor adventures are aplenty!  White Tank Regional Park is a can’t miss, with over 30,000 acres of mountains, ridges, and trails—it’s a favorite local hotspot in Surprise!


Booming Economy in Surprise

Surprise has all the necessities to life right in town!  Delicious local dining. Charming local boutiques. Big-box and major retailers.  Surprise has it all! Stop by Surprise Village, Macayo’s Plaza, Surprise Marketplace, or Crossroads Towne Center for all your daily needs!


Retiring in Surprise

People love to retire to Surprise, AZ because it is sunny year-round and the warm weather envelopes you at all points throughout the year.  Sun birds can enjoy escaping the worries of winter to spend their days in a resort like community, relaxing in the Arizona sun—or maybe on the golf course!  The active adult communities in Surprise have all the necessary modern amenities one could dream and home thousands of Surprise residents—almost acting as their own stand-alone communities.


Surprise at a Glance

Want to know even more about residential life in this outstanding city of beautiful homes, friendly faces, and big opportunities? You don’t have to look far! As your Metro Phoenix experts, we know all the insider details! Feel free to contact us with any questions you might have!


Quick Facts

Population: 132,673
Zip Codes: 85388
County: Maricopa
Median Home Price: $250,000


Travel & Commute

Glendale: 20 minutes
Downtown Phoenix: 45 minutes
Chandler: 1 hour
Major Roads: Loop 101, US-60, Loop 303



District: Dysart Unified School District; Peoria Unified School District
Elementary: Parkridge Elementary
High: Liberty Union High; Paradise Honors High


Surprise - Town vs. County Stats

Avg Price in Surprise: $426,900 / County Avg $964,900


Avg Taxes in Surprise: $1,800 / County Avg $3,700


Avg Sq. Ft. in Surprise: 2,142 / County Avg 2,756


Avg Price per/ft2 in Surprise: $199 / County Avg $350


Avg Walkscore in Surprise: 19 / County Avg 32


Avg Year Built in Surprise: 2004 / County Avg 1993


Avg Days on Website in Surprise: 53 / County Avg 61


Surprise Real Estate Market Health

New Listings
Short Sales
Neighborhoods in Surprise AZ
Arizona Traditions
Arizona Traditions 11 Mcr 499-39 Lot 850
Arizona Traditions 6
Arizona Traditions North Parcel 12
Arizona Traditions North Parcel 15
Ashton Ranch
Ashton Ranch Unit 4
Austin Ranch West
Austin Ranch West Parcel 6
Bell Pointe 1
Bell Pointe 2 South
Bell West Ranch Parcel 1A
Bell West Ranch Parcel 2
Chilson Place-Hunter Estates
Continental At Kingswood Amended
Cortana At Desert Oasis
Countryside Unit 2
Coyote Lakes Unit 2
Dave Brown At West Point
Desert Oasis Of Surprise Parcel B4
Desert Oasis Of Surprise Parcel B6
Desert Oasis Phase 1 Parcel L-3
Dove Valley
Greenway Parc At Surprise 2
Greer Ranch North Phase 1
Greer Ranch North Phase 2
Happy Trails Resort No 6-A
Happy Trails Resorts No 5
Heritage Asante Parcel 3
Hunter Estates Rural Subdivision
Kingswood Parke
Litchfield Manor
Litchfield Manor Parcel 11
Lot 311 Arizona Traditions North Parcel 16 Mcr 060
Marley Park
Marley Park Parcel 6
Mirano At Desert Oasis
Mountain Gate Phase 3 & 4
Mountain Gate Phase 5
Mountain Vista Ranch Parcel 12
Mountain Vista Ranch Parcel 7 Amended
North Surprise
Northwest Ranch Phase 1
Northwest Ranch Unit 2 Phase A
Park Place Condominium Amd
Plath North Dixileta
Plath Peakview Estates
Rancho Gabriela Phase 3
Rancho Gabriela Phase 3 Parcel 17
Rancho Gabriela Phase 4B Mcr 608-04
Roseview Unit 2
Roseview Unit 4
Royal Ranch Unit 2 Parcel 5
Royal Ranch Unit 2 Parcel 9
Saguaro Acres
Sarah Ann Ranch Unit 2
Seasons At Desert Oasis Phase 1 Parcel L-4A
Shawnee Village Lot 7001-7121 Tr A-L A1
Sierra Montana
Sierra Montana Parcel 15 Amd
Sierra Verde Parcel 9
Springs Condominium
Sterling Grove
Sun City Grand
Sun City Grand - Desert Vista 1 And 2
Sun City Grand - The Pinnacle
Sun City Grand Capitan
Sun City Grand Coronado
Sun City Grand Desert Canyon
Sun City Grand Desert Oasis
Sun City Grand Desert Oasis Replat
Sun City Grand Desert Sage
Sun City Grand Desert Trails 2
Sun City Grand Durango
Sun City Grand Escalante
Sun City Grand Granite Falls 1
Sun City Grand Ironwood
Sun City Grand Pima
Sun City Grand Skyview
Sun City Grand Sunrise Vista
Sun City Grand Taos
Sun City Grand The Manors
Sun City Grand-Blue Sky
Sun City Grand-Desert Breeze
Sun City Grand-Desert Breeze Resub
Sun City Grand-Desert Horizon
Sun City Grand-Desert Mesa
Sun City Grand-Mountain View 1
Sun Village Pueblo Villag
Sun Village Resort Condo Apache Colony
Surprise Farms
Surprise Farms Phase 1-A South Parcel 8
Surprise Farms Phase 1B North Parcel 16
Surprise Farms Phase 4 Parcel 4
Surprize Amd
Surprize Lot 60 Amended Sub Of
Zanjero Trails Phase 2 Parcel 12A