Single Family - Detached, Other (See Remarks) - Queen Creek, Az
About Queen Creek, Arizona
Located in Maricopa and Pinal counties just 25 miles southeast of Phoenix is the wonderful town of Queen Creek, Arizona. The relaxed lifestyle of Queen Creek provides its approximately 29,000 residents with a small-town feel and a welcome retreat from the big-city bustle. Queen Creek boasts great air quality, some of the most affordable housing in the Phoenix metro area, and a diverse p opulation from first-time homebuyers to retirement communities. Real estate options consist of detached single-family homes, estate properties, land for custom building and new construction. (more)
The climate is exceptional, with more than 300 days of sunshine annually. With a combination of excellent weather and a spectacular natural setting, residents participate in outdoor recreation activities year-round. Hiking and horseback riding trails stretch into the mountains and across the desert floor. Golfing is popular and several courses are located in Queen Creek. Nearby Canyon Lake provides opportunities for boating.
San Tan Mall is an upscale shopping mall located 20 minutes away and includes shops, a variety of dining options, and a movie theatre. There are spectacular views of the Superstition Mountains to the northeast and the San Tan and Goldmine Mountains to the south. Students attend schools within the Queen Creek Unified School District. Nearby colleges include the highly esteemed Arizona State University East. Queen Creek is also a 45-minute drive to the Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport.
Queen Creek Real Estate Market
Offering prospective buyers one of the most affordable housing markets within the Phoenix metropolitan area, the Queen Creek real estate markets are made up exclusively of detached single-family homes in suburban neighborhoods, new home subdivisions, and planned communities. Though no condominiums or townhouses are available, single-family properties in these communities are affordable enough to fit any budget. (more)
Other lifestyle options include living near or in a golf course community, active adult or retirement community, or gated community. Many homes have mountain views. Homes in Queen Creek range from the $120,000s to upwards of $1.3 million. New construction is available, as are land parcels for building custom homes.
Queen Creek Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of April 18th, 2020: homes priced around $264,374 compared to $385,351 the previous week, showing a decrease of less than -46%. For Saturday, April 18th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.51%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.90%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.41%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 4.12%.