Must Anthem Country Club owners Join the Golf Club?

We get this question often:  "I don't play golf, so why do I have to join the Anthem Golf Club?" All Anthem AZ Country Club owners must either be social members or golf members of the Club Corp.  Anthem Country club facilities according to the governing documents.  Even if you don't play golf, … [Read more...]

We’re Not Rural! Anthem Loses the USDA Loan

Well, it looks like the federal government has decided that Anthem real estate is not in the boondocks any more.  In its latest update to go into effect at the end of September, the United States Department of Agriculture has decided that Anthem really isn't rural now that Phoenix has grown north … [Read more...]

Anthem Gets a Closer Emergency Room

Anthem will have a new emergency room just a few minutes south this December.  The John C. Lincoln Sonoran Health and Emergency center is in full-on construction phase, with construction crews currently erecting concrete walls and building access roads.  When the first phase is completed this … [Read more...]

Merry Christmas. And we have the Biggest Tree.

Some would say it was a shame to cut down such a massive tree, but hey it's done, so lets enjoy it.  The Outlets in Anthem has had this beautiful Christmas tree on display since the middle of November and it has attracted plenty of photographers in the last month.  The Outlets have touted it to be … [Read more...]

Arroyo Grande In Anthem made Arizona Foothills Top 10 Places to Live

Arroyo Grande made the top 10 Places to Live in the Arizona Foothills magazine.   The article showcases the "desert panoramas, the ability to keep an RV in your back yard,  and the "new home" aspect. But the photo shown for the community was not actually from the community.  It was instead, the … [Read more...]

Arroyo Grande in Anthem – Selling Out!

Arroyo Grande homes in Anthem are about to get alot harder to buy when Pulte sells its remaining inventory of lots.    Why would a community so "out of the way" from the rest of Anthem be so popular?  Show stopping views, large lots and looser regulations with RV's and boats! And one more thing - … [Read more...]

What the Anthem Country Club has That the Competition Doesn’t

I think the Anthem Country Club deserves a little credit.  Yes, our prices got trashed in the 2006-2010 downturn.  Prices got ahead of themselves so a little discounting was warranted.  But when new buyers are looking for a home in the Phoenix area, in a Country Club environment, there's a bunch of … [Read more...]

4th Quarter Anthem Country Club Sales Drop, Prices Stable

We'll call this good news - Anthem Country Club Sold Prices in the 4th quarter of  2011 were stable, showing a negligible drop in price per square foot over the 4th quarter of 2010.  The number of sales dropped by 16 percent over a year-ago though, probably because of a decrease in … [Read more...]

Low Anthem Home Inventory Makes it A Seller’s Market

December 3, 2011. The number of homes for sale in Anthem remains low.  With just 213 homes for sale,  buyers are still scrambling to pick up the best deals.   76 homes sold in Anthem in November, making the number of months of inventory at a little less than 3.  That puts Anthem squarely in the … [Read more...]

Anthem Sales Strong in May 2011, Price Per Sqft UP.

June 4, 2011.  125 homes sold in May, at an average of $92 per square foot, which is an improvement Anthem home sales were very strong in May, with 125 homes sold at an average of $92 per square foot.  That's an increase over last year's May sales, where 114 homes sold at an average $90 per … [Read more...]