Tempe Real Estate

 

Fun and Festive in Tempe


Tempe, AZ is a unique town that perfectly blends family-friendly fun with college-town excitement!  The thriving downtown Tempe area is full of amazing outdoor parks, activities, and fantastic festivities!  Proudly acting as home base for the main campus of Arizona State University, Tempe is a hotspot for fun and entertainment, but more so for educational and career opportunities.  It’s no surprise that Tempe ranks as the #33 Best City to Live in in America!

 

Why Do Residents Choose Tempe?


Entertainment Every Day in Tempe

Tempe is a fun and thriving college town—which means there is no end to the fun that can be found every day of the week!  Mill Ave. in Downtown Tempe is a prime spot for shopping, dining, and nightlife. The city events throughout the year are incredible—including the Fiesta Bowl Block Park on New Years Eve, the P.F. Chang’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Arizona Marathon, and Spring Training games for the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. Gammage Auditorium and Tempe Center for the Arts house tons of local performances and hold spaces for local artists. The student body of ASU and residents of Tempe LOVE the open-air market at Tempe Marketplace—which hosts live music and entertainment throughout the year. There’s a reason that once students attend ASU they never want to leave!

 

Getting Out and About is Easy Peasy!


Tempe is meant for lovers of everything outdoorsy—and it’s easy as can be with all the gorgeous and well-maintained parks and lakes in the area!  Take a stroll through the scenic 5-miles of shoreline at Tempe Town Lake or enjoy a day on the water on a paddle board, in a kayak, or aboard a boat!  Locals love the breathtaking views over the city at Hayden Butte, and the various parks around the city are the perfect setting for a short break from the busyness of the city.  Residents get to enjoy all the amenities of a college town, with access to ball fields and tennis courts, playgrounds, picnic areas, dog parks, skate parks, pools, and splash pads—oh my!  The fun never ends in Tempe!

 

Unbeatable Employment Opportunities


Tempe acts as the headquarters to many major U.S. companies, like Arizona University Research Park, Papago Park Center, and Fountainhead Corporate Center, as well as hundreds of offices and faculty and staff positions at Arizona State University.  Employment opportunities and job in Tempe are abundant and the city is considered one of the best places to find employment in the Phoenix area! The workforce is thriving, and the incomes are competitive—come see for yourself!

 

Premier Public Schooling


Tempe is well known as the home of the main campus of Arizona State University—one of the state’s three major public universities.  With this longstanding pride in education, it’s only fitting that Tempe Public Schools follow in line with university standards, and act as one of the best public-school systems in Arizona.  The students of Tempe are primarily served by the top-rated Tempe Elementary and Tempe Union High School Districts (rated 7th Best Public School District in Arizona).  Pockets of Tempe are alternatively aided by the Chandler Unified School District (rated #2) and Scottsdale Unified School District (#8).  Some of the top-rated schools include Chandler and Desert Vista High, and public charters like Arizona College Prep Erie Campus and Tempe Preparator Academy.  In Tempe, education is taken very seriously, and it shows!

 

Tempe 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 Phoenix metro experts, we know all the insider details! Feel free to contact us with any questions you might have!

 

Quick Facts


Population: 182,499
Zip Code: 85282
County: Maricopa
Median Home Price: $284,000


 

Travel & Commute


Downtown Phoenix: 20 min
Glendale: 30 min
Chandler: 20 min
Major Roads: Loop 202, Loop 101, I-10, US-60


 

Tempe - Town vs. County Stats

Avg Price in Tempe: $563,700 / County Avg $923,700

31%

Avg Taxes in Tempe: $2,600 / County Avg $2,900

44%

Avg Sq. Ft. in Tempe: 1,882 / County Avg 2,503

38%

Avg Price per/sqft in Tempe:$299 / County Avg $369

81%

Avg Walkscore in Tempe: 63 / County Avg 32

99%

Avg Year Built in Tempe: 1981 / County Avg 1994

50%

Avg Days on Website in Tempe: 67 / County Avg 49

68%

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Neighborhoods in Tempe AZ
Alameda Estates Lot 1-68
Alameda Meadows Unit 2
Alameda Park Condominiums
Bradley Manor
Brentwood Manor Unit 1
Brentwood Manor Unit 4
Brentwood Vista
Bridgeview At Hayden Ferry
Brighton Place
Campus Homes
Cavalier Hills 2
Circle G Ranches 4-3 Amd
College Park 3
Continental East 5
Continental Tempe Unit 2 Tracts A & B
Corona Vista
Cyprus East
Cyprus East Unit 2
Edgewater Hayden Ferry Lakeside Condo
Edgewater Hayden Ferry Lakeside Condo Amd
Festiva Tempe
Gage Add 22 - 27
Galleria
Gardens Tempe Amd
Hudson Manor 4
Hughes Acres Unit 3
Hughes Acres Unit 4
Hughes Acres Unit 7
Knoell Tempe
Knoell Tempe Unit 2
Knoell Tempe Unit 6
Laguna Estates Replat
Laird Estates
Lakes Tract A
Lakes Tract E
Lee Park 121-142
Lindon Park 9
Lofts At Orchidhouse Condominium
Marilyn Ann Unit 1
Marlborough Park Estates
Mitchell Sub
My-O-My Estates 2
North Shore
North Shore Condominium 1
North Shore Condominiums
Northshore Condominium
Nu-Vista 2 Lots 64-125 Tr A
Oasis At Anozira
Papago Gardens 1-A
Papago Manor Subdivision
Papago Parkway 5
Papago Parkway 6
Park Riviera South Townhouses
Parkside Manor 1
Parkway Manor 4
Pecan Grove Estates 2
Pepperwood Unit 2 Lot 58-115
Powell Place
Regatta Pointe Condominums Amd
Rhythm
Rialto Condominium
Roosen Heights
Round Valley Estates
San Marbeya Manor
Santo Tomas Unit 6
Scene 1 Condominiums
Shady Lane Estates
Shalimar Estates Addition No. 5
Sierra Tempe Unit 2
Sierra Tempe Unit 4
Springdale Condominiums Replat Amd
Starlite Manor
State College Homes Lots 33-40
Stonegate Lots 70-72 - 75 - 77-81 - 83 - 84 - 87-9
Sunset Shadows
Tempe Gardens 12 Lot 1340-1433
Tempe Gardens 17
Tempe Gardens Unit 2
Tempe Gardens Unit 5
Tempe Gardens Unit 8
Tempe Gardens Unit 9
Tempe Micro Estates
Tempe Royal Estates 5 Lot 227-309
Tempe Royal Estates Unit 2
Tempe Royal Estates Unit 6
Tempe Royal Palms 2
Tempe Royal Palms 9
Tempe Royal Palms Unit 12
Tempe Royal Palms Unit 13
Tempe Royal Palms Unit 16
Tempe Royal Palms Unit 3
Tempe Royal Palms Unit 8
Tempe Villa Condominiums
Tempe Village
University Estates
University Heights
University Royal
Val Verde Plat 2
Warner Ranch Estates
Warner Ranch Landing Lot 1-43 Tr A-G
Western Village 4 Lot 127-144
Western Village Unit 18
Westgate Sub
Westway Park