Maricopa, Arizona: The City of Maricopa is one of the fastest growing cities in the country. With its prime location in the Valley of the Sun just 20 miles south of Phoenix and coupled with excellent schools, golf, open space, recreation, history and a sense of community shared by residents, it's no wonder Maricopa is perfect for families, empty nesters, retirees, singles and couples. Real estate options in this quickly growing community consist of single-family homes, and land for custom building.
Thoughtfully planned neighborhoods take advantage of the area's natural features such as washes, ravines and the spectacular views. Maricopa currently has one city park with more in the works. Pacana Park covers 19 acres which include athletic fields, lighted basketball and tennis courts, a covered playground, lighted pathways and a two-acre lake. The City of Maricopa Parks, Recreation and Libraries Department offer classes, programs and activities for all ages. Two golf courses are challenging for duffers and professionals alike.
With an eye toward the future, Maricopa has its own exceptional school district with four elementary schools, a middle school and a high school. Colleges and universities are nearby in Phoenix, Mesa, Gilbert, and Chandler. Maricopa celebrates its history at annual events such as Founder's Day and Stagecoach Days. Other fun community events include the Salsa Festival, the Great American Barbecue, Holiday Homes on Parade, and the Parent-Child Fishing Derby. Despite Maricopa's rapid growth, the city retains its small-town flavor rooted in agriculture and the Old West, and plans for future growth will preserve what makes the city unique and a great place to live.
Maricopa Real Estate - Price Range of Maricopa Homes
Residential real estate in the City of Maricopa consists primarily of single-family homes in planned neighborhoods. Prices range from $100,000 to $870,000. Homes priced in the low $100,000s to mid-$300,000 can be found at Maricopa Meadows, Tortosa, and Alterra. Rancho El Dorado and Cobblestone Farms homes also start in the low $100,000s up to the mid-$300,000s. Golf course frontage homes are available in Rancho el Dorado. Homes in the Glennwilde neighborhood are priced from the mid-$200,000 to the high $300,000s. Hidden Valley Estates homes also start in the mid-$200,000s up to $1.2 million. Province is a contemporary 55+ gated active adult community offering many amenities including pools, walking paths, a club house and many clubs and organizations. Homes in Province range from the mid $100,000s to the mid $300,000s. There is plenty of new construction in Maricopa along with lots and land for custom building.
Maricopa Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of April 17th, 2020: homes priced around $228,062 compared to $228,062 the previous week, to remain steady with no change in listing price. For Friday, April 17th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.51%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.90%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.41%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 4.12%.