Tucked away in Metro Phoenix’s northwestern corner, in the shadow of the White Tank Mountains, Surprise, Arizona has grown from a small agricultural suburb into vibrant city of 100,000-plus residents. The heart of Surprise is located at the new City Center which is home to the Surprise Stadium, host to the Texas Rangers and Kansas City Royals. You will also find the municipal tennis center, the modern aquatic center and one of the metro area’s largest regional libraries. The Surprise City Center offers a variety of activities and it is not yet been fully built out. For now, imagine professional baseball spring training games every March, top notch college baseball tourneys, dozens of youth and amateur athletic events and a variety of seasonal festivals and arts fairs.
Surprise’s diverse demographics range from start-up neighborhoods full of young families to luxurious active adult resorts appealing to retirees. Urban living is a part of Surprise’s new history, with new neighborhoods featuring modern, upscale housing, the latest in spacious community parks and public gathering spots and a host of new condo and commercial developments. The business climate is expanding. Money Magazine recently rated Surprise tops in the nation in job growth since 2000. More than 1,700 businesses cater to residents and dozens more are opening every month as new residents continue to move into the city.
Surprise is home to more than a half-dozen golf courses, a pair of museums, one centered entirely on Native American arts, the other focusing on fine arts and traveling exhibitions and is just minutes from the Wildlife World Zoo. With its close proximity to the White Tank Mountains, outdoor lovers will find opportunities for hiking and biking in a pristine desert environment. Residents will tell you that Surprise is still a work in progress. It’s a city that prides itself in having something for everyone and its goal is to maintain that healthy balance of urban and rural lifestyles.
Homes for Sale in Surprise, AZ
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Some of the newer master planned communities in Surprise include Surprise Farms, Marley Park, Sierra Montana, Rancho Gabriella, Greer Ranch, Sun City Grand, Corte Bella and Copper Canyon Ranch. These popular master planned communities offer a wide range of home options and plenty of community amenities. Check out Homes for Sale in Surprise, AZ. You’ll be surprised!
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