Californians are moving to Arizona by the thousands, and it’s easy to see why: The difference in home prices in incredible.
The median home price in Santa Barbara County is $861,000*
The median home price in Maricopa County (where Phoenix is located) is $395,000*
*According to Redfin
Phoenix homes are less than half the price of Santa Barbara County homes! With historically low interest rates, you can set yourself up in a beautiful home and cut your monthly mortgage payments by hundreds of dollars.
Arizona also ranks #7 in job growth in the United States, featuring large companies like Banner Health, American Express, Honeywell, and Chase Bank. With an unemployment rate 36% lower than California, Arizona has fewer people competing for jobs.
The Greater Phoenix Metro area, known as The Valley of the Sun, includes 9 cities with more than 50 unique towns. The Valley has just about every type of community imaginable: golf course homes, mountain estates, suburban bedroom communities, retirement communities, suburban living, luxury homes, and even desert homes on the edge of the wilderness.
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With a stronger job market, less competition, year-round sunshine, and homes that are half the price, making the move to Phoenix is more attractive than ever – and a smart way to build wealth.