Chandler

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The City of Chandler

Considered the 4th largest city in the valley, The City of Chandler is quickly growing in the innovation and the technology sector. It’s new nickname is the Silicone Desert. The population growth, income levels and community’s workforce has drawn a lot of innovators and big players in the technology space. The downtown district includes local must visit and venues like: Museums, local restaurants, Shopping, and attractions only found in Chandler. If you are moving to Chandler this is a helpful info for new residents.

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Location of Chandler

Chandler is located south of Mesa and West of Gilbert. Bordering streets would be West of the I-10 around Ray Rd and along the 101 South of Guadalupe Rd. This border staircases down along the Gilbert perimeter heading Southeast to meet the southernmost point of Hunt highway and heading back up north along Alma school Rd.

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Downtown Chandler

There is so much to do in downtown chandler, From great grub restaurants, comedy bar, shopping, live music, farmers market… the list goes on

Reason 1

The city’s public transportation options are limited compared to larger urban areas, making owning a car almost essential for getting around.

Ocotillo Golf Club

If you’re a golf enthusiast, Ocotillo Golf Club is a must-visit. With its lush greens, stunning desert landscapes, and water features, this 27-hole championship golf course offers a challenging and picturesque experience.

Reason 2

Popular attractions can become crowded with tourists, especially near the downtown areas in peak travel seasons, increasing local traffic.

Chandler Fashion Center

For shopping, dining, and entertainment, visit Chandler Fashion Center. This upscale indoor mall features a wide range of stores, restaurants, a movie theater, and various events throughout the year, making it a popular destination for locals and tourists alike.

Reason 3

If you’re looking for a vibrant nightlife scene, Chandler might not have as many options as larger cities like Scottsdale or Phoenix.

KOLI Equestrian Center

At KOLI Equestrian Center. you can enjoy guided trail rides through the scenic landscape connect with nature and enjoy a relaxing and unique adventure.

Reason 4

not many more reasons

Rawhide Western Town

Immerse yourself in the Old West at Rawhide. This replica of an 1880s western town features cowboy gunfights, stagecoach rides, shops, dining, and live entertainment, providing a unique and fun experience for visitors of all ages.

 

Reason 5

you’ll love it here

Home Styles In chandler

Chandler is an attractive, diverse, educated and growing community. This city is often listed as a top rated city to live in.

01.

the revived Ranch

Exteriors tend to have flatter style roofs or low pitched tiles. Construction is often made from stucco or and details of stone. This style of home is popular with builders as they are able to create open layouts in a smaller square footage home. While some like the low maintenance of shared driveways others might miss the privacy in these type of communities.

02.

Lake Community

An oasis is the desert!! These communities became very popular around the valley during  the 80’s and 90’s and for many of the residents in these lakes, their neighbors become like family. Easy and beautiful living next to the man made lake makes for a relaxing and tight knit neighborhood. If you are interested in exploring these types of communities I can help you find them !

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Townhouse or Condo

A townhouse is a multi-level residential unit that is designed to provide a balance between the privacy of a single-family home and the convenience of shared amenities and maintenance found in condominium living. It is often characterized by the smaller square footage than a traditional home small or no back or front yard and shared common areas. These homes usually are part of a community that is governed by an HOA so keep that in mind when shopping for these kind of homes.

 

Schools

Education is a big pull for residents in this area. Most buyers had great schools on their checklist when deciding on a home in Chandler.

Check out the Chandler unified school district site here and find out if your home is part of the boundaries

 

Click here for the chandler schools that correspond to your area

 

Click here to check out their website and High School Options 

There are a few Charter or private schools in the area.

  • Desert Jewish Academy
  • New Vistas
  • Life Christian Academy
  • Arizona Language Schools

if interested in more options always a good idea to visit your local library or public education center

 

 

Places of Interest

Chandler has a little of everything. Shopping, technology, nature and entertainment are in no short supply in this beautiful city.

Chandler has a thriving cultural scene with various festivals, events, and artistic endeavors. The Chandler downtown area and the Center for the Arts hosts concerts, plays, and exhibitions.  You can experience a diverse range of culinary experiences as well as entertainment here.

Chandler Mall

Crayola Experience

Movie Theaters

The Escape Room

 

Explore the rich history of trains and railways at the Arizona Railway Museum. The museum showcases a collection of vintage locomotives, passenger cars, and other railway artifacts, providing a fascinating glimpse into the region’s transportation heritage.

The city provides ample opportunities for outdoor enthusiasts. You can enjoy hiking in nearby desert trails, golfing on pristine courses, biking along scenic paths, and participating in water sports on nearby lakes.

Traditions like the Ostrich Festival and the Holiday Parade of Lights as well as the Tumbleweed Tree Lighting are just a few of the charming events the city puts on every year. 

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