Beauty in the Desert: 4 Reasons Arizona is a Spectacular Place to Live

Written by Posted On Tuesday, 27 June 2017 12:43

Arizona is one of the four corners states and is best-known for its national parks and extraordinary landscapes. The state also has a rich Native American culture and is home to the Navajo Nation. If you are considering relocating, keep in mind these four reasons why Arizona is a spectacular place to live.

Visit the National Parks

Arizona has several beautiful national parks. The Grand Canyon National Park has been named as one of the seven natural wonders of the world. Petrified National Forest Park is also a favorite place to hike, observe nature and enjoy the outdoors. The Saguaro National Park encompasses the Sonoran Desert, with beautiful cacti and spectacular sunsets. Although they are not national parks, the Horseshoe Bend and Monument Valley are also beloved parks maintained by state and local authorities.

Build a Home in Desert Mountain, AZ

Desert Mountain, Arizona, is a great place to build a home. This area receives plenty of sunlight every day, which would allow you to include a solar array in the design of your new home. Some companies, such as RE/MAX Platinum Living, realize that Desert Mountain also has great views of the sunrise and sunset. Your home design could include an expansive patio and outdoor hot tub or a front porch so you can get outside and enjoy the fresh air.

Enjoy the Mild Climate

The southwestern corner of Arizona has a desert climate, which could be idea if you have allergies to pollen or if you enjoy the rich, earth tones of the landscape. The northeastern corner of the state has an expansive pine forest, with one of the world's largest stands of Ponderosa pine trees. The mild to hot climate means that you can enjoy outdoor activities year-round.

Explore the Geology

Arizona has geology unlike anywhere else in the country. It is home to the Barringer Meteorite Crater, which measures one mile wide and 570 feet deep. It is believed to be one of the best-preserved meteorite craters on the planet. The Colorado Plateau and San Francisco Mountains add to the variation and beauty of the landscape.

Arizona has many natural areas to explore and enjoy, from mountains to forests and deserts to plateaus. Well-maintained state and national parks and historic sites provide you with the opportunity to expand your horizons and explore nature. It is also an ideal and affordable place to build the home of your dreams. Desert Mountain could be your new home town, with friendly neighbors to welcome you upon your arrival.

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Rachelle Wilber

Rachelle Wilber is a former real estate agent now turned freelance writer that specializes in home realty, mortgage, and building. She graduated from San Diego State University with her Bachelor's Degree in Journalism and Media Studies.

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