Anthem Spring Reminders

With the warm weather approaching here are some reminders for Anthem residents. It’s now past the standard time for the last frost in Arizona.  So it is time to trim and remove the dead branches and plants in your landscaping. You can replace up to 8 plants in your yard without the approval of the […]

Maricopa County Update

For February here are the county numbers which is showing some interesting statistics. These figures are from the Arizona Regional Multiple Listing Service.  Sales in February were up 14.4% over January (which is typical since 2001), however comparing 2013 to 2012 there was a decline of 8.6%. Our total inventory is down 8.5% from last […]

Anthem February Real Estate Update

This is a real estate update for February, 2013 in Anthem, AZ.  This month saw a good increase in the prices of homes sold in Anthem Country Club, and we have passed the 200 dollar per square foot threshold in listing and homes under contract for the first time in a long time.    As […]

Anthem Update 2.24.13

As the winter season here in Anthem is winding down many new things are happening.  The temperature is warming up and we are technically past the “freeze time” but of course once we believe that Murphy will show us wrong!  Days are getting longer which is nice for me.  Community voting for Council representatives will […]

Phoenix and the Anthem home market late winter 2013

The real estate market in Arizona has changed for the better if you are a home seller or just sitting on the fence hoping your home is increasing in value.  If you are a buyer it’s getting tough out there.  Inventory is low and prices have gone up.  According to Realtor.com home prices in the […]

Anthem Boulder Creek Winter Sports Summary

The Anthem Boulder Creek High School Winter Sports season is almost over, still waiting for the results and placing of the regional tournament for the girls basketball team. The Anthem high school teams had a good winter season. The Girls Soccer team lost in the state quarterfinals ending their season, finishing ranked 6th in the […]

Anthem, Arizona Midwinter 2013

Phoenix had another great post card Open this year with some phenomenal scores led by ASU grad Phil Mickelson. I’m sure golf fans around the country were envious of the great weather we had this week. Hope that will help continue moving our good real estate market in the positive direction. Anthem Days are coming […]

New additions to Anthem facilities on the way?

Ideas and plans for changes, additions, and improvements to the some of the parks, and outdoor facilities are in the works. This spring there are committees and public meeting occurring on some exciting changes to our wonderful facilities here in Anthem. Adding a dog park, increasing soccer fields and green space, adding racquetball facilities to […]

Anthem East v Anthem West, what’s the difference?

Often I am asked what is the difference between the Anthem East and Anthem West? Which side is better? To answer that fairly is very difficult. I feel I have a good grasp of both sides, but to be fair, you really need to live in one’s shoes to understand. I have been an Anthem […]

Anthem keeps up with the Jones and more!

With the New Year comes a lot of new ways to stay connected with the Anthem Community. For those who want text alerts use: OnlineAtAnthem.com/anthem-411. Then if you want e-news go to: OnlineAtAnthem.com/signup-e-news. Those of you who are facebook fans can go to: Facebook.com/AnthemCommunityCouncil. For Twitter account: Twitter.com/anthemAZcouncil. There is a YouTube site as well: […]