In 1891, veterinary doctor Alexander John Chandler bought 80 acres of land from the U.S. government southeast of Phoenix in the Salt River Valley. By 1900, he owned an 18,000-acre ranch in the area, which he then subdivided and sold as “Chandler Ranch” parcels – and the rest, as they say, is history.
Today, Chandler is a lively suburban community of more than 254,000 people. It's known for its family-first attitude, wide range of things to do all year and employment opportunities in a variety of high-tech industries.
To top that off, NerdWallet named Chandler the third best city in America for working parents, citing the low cost of living, affordable childcare and high-quality schools.
Here are a few more reasons buying a home in Chandler is a great idea:
The city bills itself as the “Innovation and Technology Hub of the Southwest,” due to the plethora of technology and manufacturing jobs available here. Computer giant Intel set up its second largest facility in Chandler in 1980, becoming the city’s largest employer. Chandler is also home to satellite offices for:
Homes for sale in Chandler AZ are in high demand, and home values are growing due, in part, to the desirability of this community. Chandler offers an array of quaint, family-friendly neighborhoods with palm tree-lined streets, as well as higher-end, luxury homes with lots of land and horse privileges.
Chandler Unified School District is a big contributing factor to the city’s desirability. Ranked the second best school district in the state, Chandler Unified serves 44,500 students in 50 schools and is joined by 10 private and charter schools.
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Last updated - June 6, 2019 New Meritage Homes Community in South Chandler Currently in development by Meritage Homes, one of Chandler’s newest up and coming communities for new homes is Orchard Heights — a 19-acre, 60-lot subdivision boasting four distinct, single-level floor plans with contemporary elevations, scenic greenbelts and a private, gated entry. Why Orchard ...READ MORE