Tucson Homes Newsletter August 2014 Real Estate Updates
Latest Tucson Homes Newsletter August 2014 And Things to Do in Tucson AZ!
The end of August makes us aware that summer is coming to a close and fall is upon us. In Tucson, the plants, birds, and butterflies are quite alive compliments of the monsoons and the two winged critters annual migration. In contrast, the July’s MLS results showed a slow down. Inventory was down again over 11.5% from June. . . Are you thinking of selling ~ give us a call! Buyers, what are you waiting for?
Tucson Homes Newsletter August 2014 – Full Tucson MLS Report . . .
Tucson Homes Newsletter August 2014 – Tucson MLS SFR Video Report . . .
Click To View For a report on only Single Family Residence (SFR), watch this video.
Tucson Homes Newsletter August 2014 – Arizona Named One of the Top 10 Tax-Friendly States!
In a recent article by Kiplinger, Arizona was ranked again as one of the most tax-friendly states to retire in and live in! Do you know what neighboring state is one of the least tax friendly?
. . . How about California!
Tucson Homes Newsletter August 2014 – Zillow’s Zestimates
A popular site ~ Zillow. Do you think Zillow Zestimates are accurate? Guess again!
Tucson Homes Newsletter August 2014 – Arizona Ranks in Top 10 States for Business
Chief Executive Magazine reports in a survey of over 500 CEOs across the U.S., Arizona ranked the seventh most attractive state for conducting business. Participants considered the following metrics: tax and regulatory regime, the quality of the workforce and the quality of the living environment.
For example, a state’s attitude toward business is viewed as a critical component of its tax and regulatory regime, while employees’ attitude toward management is considered a crucial factor in the perceived quality of a region’s workforce. Public education and health are also important factors in the living environment, as are such things as cost of living and affordable housing.
Tucson Homes Newsletter August 2014 – Rincon Market Reopens
One of Tucson’s great grocery stores is now open after a fire July 2013. The family owned grocery store located near 6th Street and Tucson Blvd. has been serving Tucson residence since the 1920’s. In addition to the grocery store, they have great seafood, restaurant area, and are now serving wine and beer.
Fertilize citrus before the end of this month. Also fertilize palms during the monsoons. Always water before applying any fertilizer. Prune deadheading flowers and plants. Start to cut back the irrigation as the monsoon season is ending soon.
What’s Happening Around Tucson:
Last Saturday Mountain Bike Ride ~ All year long
Location varies. Visit their website.
Every Saturday – Oro Valley Farmers Market
Every Saturday PLUS 2nd Saturday of the month enjoy their music, special speaker & tours
10901 N. Oracle Rd. (Steam Pump Ranch)
Time: 9AM to 1PM
Every Saturday – Locomotive Saturdays
414 N. Toole Ave.
Time: 10AM to 1PM
2nd Saturdays Downtown Tucson
2nd Saturday of the month enjoy music, food and activities for the whole family.
Music starts at 6:30PM. Various children activities during day. Various venues ~ visit website
On Congress St. between Stone Ave. & 5th Ave.
May 3 rd – Oct 10th Marana Concerts in the Park
First Saturday of the month enjoy outdoor music. Free concerts
Crossroads at Siverbell Park ~ 7548 N Silverbell Rd.
Time: 7PM – 11PM
May 24th – August 30th ~ Summer Concert Series at Kief-Joshua Vineyards
Saturday night local singers every Saturday
370 Elgin Rd., Elgin
Time: 1 – 4PM
June 2nd – Sept 7th Mount Lemmon Sky Ride
Mt. Lemmon Ski Valley ski lift open as a sky ride. Enjoy 30 degrees cooler among the aspen & ponderosa pine forest.
10300 Ski Run Rd.
Thurs. – Mon. 9AM – 4PM
June 7th – Dec 6th – Catalina State Park’s Concert Series
First Saturday of the month enjoy outdoor music.
Main Trailhead at Catalina State Park ~ Oracle Rd. at mile marker 81 (across from Marketplace Mall)
August 28th – August 31st – Planetarium Shows at Flandrau
1601 E University Blvd.
August 29th – August 30st – Labor Day Pet Adoption & Food Truck Roundup
4000 N Silverbell Rd.
Time: 9AM – 5PM
August 29th – August 31st – HOCOFEST at Hotel Congress
311 E Congress St.
August 29th & August 30th – 99 th Annual Sonoita Labor Day Rodeo
3142 S Hwy 83
August 30th – Summer Beach Party
5th Ave. & Toole Ave.
Time: 5PM – 1AM
May 31st – August 30th – Cool Summer Nights at the Sonoran Desert Museum
2021 N Kinney Rd.
Time: Every Thursday evening at 7:30PM
Sept 25th – 28th Greek Festival
St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church – 1145 E Ft Lowell Rd.
Tucson is a great place to call home with an endless array of activities and things to do. If you are considering Tucson AZ for your future retirement home or just want to escape those long winter days, give us a call. We can help!
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