In a Ranking Arizona opinion poll Rio Verde Country Club and Golf Community have been voted the No. 1 "Private Golf Course" and "Active Adult Community" by Ranking Arizona: the…
“No sign-up, just show up.” This is the directive of the Rio Verde Hiking Club leader, Jim Urban. Jim has been the leader of the Rio Verde Hiking Club, and in Jim we trust! His knowledge of the area trails and history make him a interesting guide and fountain of knowledge. Our first hike of the season was November 14, and about 27 Rio Verde hikers showed up in the parking lot to set out to Kentuck Mountain in the Tonto National Forest. (more…)
Wildfire. Like the word Hurricane in the Southeast, or Tornado warning in the Midwest, this is a word that puts fear, or at the very least concern in the hearts of us who live in the west. Our low humidity and extremely hot climate creates fuel for wildfires, and a wet spring only encourages growth of shrubs and native grasses. Once this fuel drys in the summer, a cigarette or a spark from a vehicle, gunfire or campfire can cause the desert to easily burst into flames. (more…)
Probably the biggest factor in selling your home is the price. Seems obvious enough, yet there are many factors that need to be considered in setting the listing price for your…
Selling your home may not be as easy as you would like! When weeks turn into months and months turn into....perish the thought. The home seller needs to pull out…
Hiking and Biking, or if you own a four legged beast known as a horse, hiking Fountain Hills is a great place to launch your adventure. Panoramic views of the mountains are everywhere, and Fountain Hills makes getting on the trail to enjoy them fast and easy. (more…)
Nearest shopping and activities to Rio Verde in Fountain Hills, AZ. Fountain Hills features the worlds fourth tallest fountain, and shopping galore.
Staging tips to make your Rio Verde home more attractive to buyers.
Sunday afternoon best mountain biking buddy Jody and I hit the trail. Leaving Rio Verde, we entered the McDowell Mountain park through the Verde gate, and took the Verde trail up to the dirt road and cut over to the Lousley Hill camping area. There we could pick up the new Escondito trail about a mile east of the Pemberton Trail. (more…)