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By Jack O'Neal
(HomeSmart Elite Group)
Comments 3
Local Business with great food To many local business have closed and been replaced with national chains or just left vacant I have gone to Franks-A Lot for years and it a great place to stop and eat.  Close to a light rail stop   Check the Yelp Reviews     Franks-A Lot 15 N 40th St Phoenix, AZ 8...

By Nick Bastian, Real Estate Agent - Tempe
(Realty Executives)
Comments 4
Have you ever been late for a train and simply forgot to wear your pants? Well, that’s one of the angles behind the “No Pants Subway Rides” all over the world. Yes, really. The local jokers at Improv AZ have confirmed participation in this national day of pantslessness with the Improv Everywhere ...

By Nick Bastian, Real Estate Agent - Tempe
(Realty Executives)
Comments 0
So, I didn’t get an $88 million home for Christmas like Ekaterina did. Maybe next year I’ll find a long lost relative that wants to hide some cash. Yes, $88 MILLION. You heard the story, right? Russian Billionaire’s Daughter Gets $88 Million Penthouse as NY Crash Pad Ekaterina’s dad is a Russian ...

By Brian Dunshie, Realtor - Arizona Biltmore,Arcadia,Paradise Valley
(Russ Lyon | Sotheby's International Realty)
Comments 1
Local First Arizona (LFA) has launched “Shift the Way You Shop,” a campaign aimed at strengthening the local economy, increasing civic pride, and changing consumer buying patterns to increase the economic and cultural sustainability of the region. During this economic downturn LFA has identified...

By Nick Bastian, Real Estate Agent - Tempe
(Realty Executives)
Comments 6
Lofts located near the light rail line in Phoenix and Tempe are a way to get more of an “urban” feel than your traditional tile and stucco job found in most of our outlying cities. This week, I visited two different loft communities that I think are pretty cool. The first place we stopped was the...

By Nick Bastian, Real Estate Agent - Tempe
(Realty Executives)
Comments 4
If you are an agent that sells homes near transit lines or that feels like living near a light rail system could be a benefit to home owners or investors, I would ask that you contact your local transit authority to get your area added to the Walk Score system. Walk Score is a great tool we have ...

By Nick Bastian, Real Estate Agent - Tempe
(Realty Executives)
Comments 1
Recently, the Metro Light Rail board of directors voted to extend the weekend hours of light rail in Arizona on Friday and Saturday nights. This extension allows Phoenix light Rail riders to ride until after 2am on Saturday and Sunday mornings. Given the fact that the extension is said to be impl...

By Nick Bastian, Real Estate Agent - Tempe
(Realty Executives)
Comments 2
Light rail expansion plans have been quite the topic of discussion lately due to reports in the paper and because of a Mesa city council presentation where Metro recommended the extension of light rail down Main Street in Mesa. The route appears to make a lot of sense to Metro and to the council,...

By Nick Bastian, Real Estate Agent - Tempe
(Realty Executives)
Comments 2
I realize that "luxury" homes, lofts, condos and high rise units mean different things to different people. For this post, I chose the $750,000 price range to begin my search of some really cool homes near light rail.  Today, I looked at a search and found 59 homes priced at $750,000 and above av...

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