Scottsdale is just about half an hour from Phoenix. However, it is not the only reason why you will love this city. Scottsdale should be at the top of your list if you are thinking about buying a condominium in The Luxe at Desert Ridge. Take a look at the reasons why moving to the city is great for you:
1. Sunny Scottsdale
Summers are hot here in the city but it is not as stifling hot compared to other areas. The average temperatures here can go more than 100 degrees. However, it is “dry heat” which will not feel like you are burning. The weather, although hot, is still comfortable. The town also does not get more than 10 inches of rain annually. If you are not a big fan of the rainy season, you will surely love it here.
2. Amusing Activities
The city is surrounded by canyons and mountains. Pine forests, breathtaking views, and elevated hotspots are just some of the reasons why you should take the opportunity to explore the outdoors. You can go golfing, biking, and even horseback riding.
If you are into sports, you can watch a baseball game. Scottsdale is actually a training hub for the Major League Baseball during spring. As many as 15 sports teams compete in the Cactus League and you can watch them all in the city. Also, if you are a fan of the San Francisco Giants, the Scottsdale Stadium is the official home of the team specifically in the spring.
Of course, the activities here are not limited to sports. You can also listen to a symphony or watch a ballet presentation. There are also art museums in the city, as well as historic buildings. Therefore, if you are a history buff or you just want to learn more about the background of the city and its natives, you can find everything you need to know here.
If your favorite pastime is shopping, there are malls in the area, too. Shopping for high-end brands is not a problem because there are lots of exclusive boutiques in Scottsdale as well. You can also visit the antique stores where vintage items are sold at a great price.
To unwind, you can always visit a luxury resort. Several options are available and they are scattered all over the city. It makes them quite easy to access, even for those who have just moved.
3. Strong Economy
The economy in Scottsdale is one of the biggest reasons why many people choose to transfer to the city. It has a robust financial system, which is mainly tied to tourism. You will notice it from the many hotel chains and resorts in the area. In fact, there are more than 70 brands in the city. Also, about 40% of the workforce is related to this industry. If you are interested in working in a hotel or anything linked to tourism, this city will become a good home for you.
Apart from that, among the major employers here are in the healthcare industry. There are several options if you are currently searching for a job. The Airpark area alone has already 2,500 companies. It is anticipated that the growth in the number of job opportunities would eclipse the business area of Phoenix in the future.