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Information About Phoenix AZ
Phoenix, in Maricopa County, is the largest and most populous city in the state of Arizona. Find houses for rent in Phoenix, AZ, and live in the state capital, with a population of more than one million.
Phoenix is located on the banks of the Salt River. The city is often called 'The Valley' because it is surrounded by mountains.
Phoenix has an arid climate, with hot summers and mild winters. The average summer high temperature is one of the hottest in the country, often exceeding 100°F.
Because of the mild winter climate, Phoenix attracts seasonal tourists and has a vibrant golf industry. The nearby city of Scottsdale is a Phoenix metropolitan resort destination, housing more than 70 resorts and hotels.
The Phoenix airport is a major transportation hub in the Southwest. Phoenix is home to several Fortune 1000 companies and many Internet companies, like eBay, AOL and GoDaddy.com. Arizona State University also draws people to the area.
Phoenix offers every activity you desire, from performing arts to professional sports. You'll also find many parks and water parks throughout the valley.
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Information about Scottsdale
Scottsdale, in Maricopa County, sits in the Salt River Valley, otherwise called 'The Valley of the Sun'. It's in the northern reaches of the Sonoran Desert. Residents seeking Scottsdale houses for rent will experience an arid climate with mild winters and hot summers.
Real estate in Scottsdale is among the most expensive in the United States, with many homes exceeding five million dollars.
The Scottsdale Airpark is the second largest employer in the metro Phoenix area, driving much of the residential boom in North Scottsdale.
The tourism industry is Scottsdale's primary employer, with the city housing more than 70 resorts and hotels, and more resort spas per capita than any other United States city.
Scottsdale is known as an upscale tourist and shopping destination. The city boasts many luxury restaurants, bars, nightclubs, golf courses and more than 125 art galleries. Scottsdale Fashion Square is the largest shopping mall in Arizona and the American Southwest.
For an old cowboy feel, tourists and locals alike will enjoy Old Town Scottsdale, with many stores, restaurants, bars, nightclubs and western art galleries.
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Mesa Arizona Information
Mesa, in Maricopa County, is a suburb of Phoenix, and the third-largest city in Arizona. Find houses for rent in Mesa, AZ, and you will be living in the Valley of the Sun, just minutes away from Scottsdale and Phoenix.
Mesa spreads over a plateau, standing a hundred feet higher than Phoenix. In this desert town, the sun shines over 320 days per year and the climate commonly exceeds 100 degrees Farenheit in the summer months.
Mesa is one of the United States' fastest-growing cities with diverse neighborhoods for all income levels. Although it has a large population, Mesa is primarily residential, and most residents commute outside of Mesa to work.
Mesa is a great place to live, with plenty of events, activities, dining and shopping all year long. Local attractions include Superstition Mountain, the HoHoKam Park Cactus League spring training home of the Chicago Cubs, the Mesa Arts Center, the Mesa Amphitheatre and several diverse museums.
Gilbert, a large town in Maricopa County, was founded in 1891 as a rail siding for Arizona Eastern Railway. Located about 20 minutes south of Scottsdale, Gilbert is the center of population for all of Arizona.
If you look at houses for rent in Gilbert, AZ, and move to the area, you'll likely find a predominantly Republican, politically conservative and family-friendly community.
Gilbert's climate is very hot during the summer, with temperatures normally in the 90's and mildly cool during the winter, with temperatures normally in the 50's. The annual average rainfall in Gilbert is 9.23 inches, evenly distributed throughout the year.
Gilbert has one main area freeway, the Santan Freeway portion of the Loop 202 beltway around the East Valley. Gilbert residents also frequently travel on Williams Field Road, Chandler Boulevard and Gilbert Road.
The town is close to Phoenix Mesa Gateway Airport, located in east Mesa, and is about a twenty-five minute drive from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport.
Cities in the Phoenix & Mesa Metro Area metro area include: Ahwatukee, Anthem, Apache Junction, Avondale, Buckeye, Casa Grande, Cave Creek, Chandler, El Mirage, Eleven Mile Corner, Florence, Fountain Hills, Gilbert, Glendale, Gold Canyon, Goodyear, Laveen, Litchfield Park, Maricopa, Mesa, Paradise Valley, Peoria, Phoenix, QUEEN CREEK, Queen Creek, Rio Verde, SAN TAN VALLEY, San Tan Valley, Scottsdale, Sun City, Sun City West, Surprise, Tempe, Tolleson, and Youngtown
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