Archives for May 2014

Incorporating Antiques Into Your Home

Until recently, I thought using the word "antique" as a verb foretold hours of boredom and aimless wandering through dark and dusty shops run by people who enjoyed managing permanent garage sales. My response to "Let's go antiquing" used to involve whining and eye rolling. A couple of years ago, as my husband and I were enjoying a weekend in Northeastern Arizona, we stumbled upon a couple of antique stores and wound up having a great afternoon rummaging through artifacts of generations past. We … [Read more...]

Large, Lovely Ahwatukee home for less than $127 per square foot?

Located in the annexed southwest portion of Phoenix known as Ahwatukee is the award winning  master planned community of Mountain Park Ranch. This is a highly sought after community due to it's high quality school system (Kyrene/Tempe Union High School District) and  it's amenities, which include pools, spa's tennis courts, hiking trails, walking paths, parks and the incredible mountain views in every direction. Additionally, the location cannot be beat. Off the beaten path, it is nestled … [Read more...]