Potential buyers and real estate investors looking to purchase property in a new area usually research the school district, recreation, cost-of-living, proximity to resources in the community, and safety. Anyone considering Verrado real estate as a possibility will quickly realize that this place has it all.
Nestled within Buckeye, Arizona, Verrado is its own community, complete with its own schools, shops, recreation areas, restaurants and a variety of services.
As it provides a small hometown feeling in a growing suburb of Phoenix, homebuyers who are considering a move to Verrado may also want to know this information.
The community provides pedestrian-friendly sidewalks, allowing residents who live here to walk or ride bicycles to Main Street. On Main Street and in the surrounding area, neighbors and friends gather at the restaurants, cafes, shops and convenience stores, all set in a quaint, serene atmosphere. For a more lively experience, residents can enjoy a concert, festival and farmer’s market. Lofts, apartments and townhomes are above the shops and eateries, offering a bird’s eye view of the activities.
While sharing the same values that make Verrado a unique community, Verrado Elementary School, Verrado Middle School and Verrado High School boast an A-plus ranking and national recognition.
Parents are closely involved in the district, which features student-centered environments. The schools are a short walk from many of the Verrado neighborhoods.
Parks and Recreation
The community features a whopping 70+ parks, which is about 10 times more than the average community. As it is tucked into the White Tank Mountains, there are 21 miles of walking, hiking and biking paths and trails. The newly opened Heritage Swim Park and Grand Lawn, which features a resort-style pool, is open to residents of the community.
Several dining establishments are located within the community, including Ciao Grazie Pizzeria and Wine Bar; Tempo Urban Bistro and Coffee Bar; the Verrado Coffee Company; and the Verrado Grille.
Ciao Grazie offers Tuscan-style Italian food, including pizzas and pastas, while Tempo Urban Bistro and Coffee Bar offers American cuisine. The Verrado Grille is located in the Verrado Golf Course’s clubhouse, and it features casual and gourmet dishes for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Convenience & Proximity to Employment
With its amenities and unique design, you would think you’re a world away here. But that’s not so, as Verrado is approximately 40 minutes away from Phoenix and all that the big city has to offer.
The community itself is located within Buckeye in Maricopa County. Buckeye is the westernmost suburb in the metropolitan Phoenix area, and its population has grown exponentially over the past 15 years. According to Value Penguin, Buckeye was the third safest city with a population greater than 50,000 in all of Arizona.
Verrado is less than an hour away from Tempe, where residents can find one of the state’s three largest universities, Arizona State University.
It is also adjacent to the City of Goodyear, one of the fastest growing cities in Arizona, and where the largest employers include Abrazo Health-West Valley Hospital, Cancer Treatment Centers of America, Amazon.com, and Snyder’s of Hanover manufacturing.
The Greater Phoenix Economic Council lists the largest employers in the overall region as Banner Health, Walmart, Wells Fargo, Fry’s Food and Drug Stores, Intel Corp., Bank of America, Honeywell, JPMorgan Chase & Co., McDonald’s, Bashas, Walgreen Co., Home Depot, Safeway Stores, Mayo Clinic, American Express, US Airways Inc. and Scottsdale Healthcare.
The lowest average temperature can be seen in December and January: 68 degrees. The average temperature in February, March and November is in the 70s. April, May and October temperatures are in the 80s and 90s, and the above 100 degree temperatures Arizona is known for come in the summer months of June, July, August and September. Overall, the average temperature is 70.8 degrees. With normally blue, sunny skies, the average rainfall is 7.89 inches in an entire year.
Affordable Verrado Real Estate Options
Houses in the area come in variety of styles, including Western farmhouse, Spanish and Craftsmen designs. Home buyers have many options, and a number of sites are available for those wanting to have a custom built home in Verrado.
Verrado real estate is well priced and affordable. The experienced local realtors at TK Luxury Group, can help you determine a fair price for your current or potential property.