Archive for 2013

Moving to Kingman? Here is a Helpful List of Important Things to Know

Are you planning on moving to Kingman? Here is a helpful list of important things to know before you take the plunge: Location • Kingman is the county seat of Mohave County in northwestern Arizona. • The city sits on a hub of major transportation routes, which include U.S. Route 93, Interstate 40, Arizona State Route 68, and the most famous of them all, U.S. …

Top Rated Kingman Public Schools

Kingman, the Heart of Historic Route 66, is an attractive destination not only for tourists but also for those who are looking to put down roots and raise their kids. The seat of Mohave County, Arizona, Kingman is well-equipped to provide families with several options to choose from when it comes to education. There is one public school district, one charter school district and one …

The Top 12 Attractions in Kingman Arizona

Kingman, originally a small community that sprang up around the construction of the Atlantic and Pacific railroad in 1880, is also a notable stop along renowned Route 66, so it’s easy to see why most of the top 12 attractions in Kingman Arizona draw on the city’s rich history. Add other attractions that highlight its beautiful natural desert setting, and you’ve got more than enough …

September/October Upcoming Events in Kingman

With September more than halfway over and temperatures finally going down, there’s no better time to head out and hit the town – and you’ll find that there’s always something to do in Kingman, whether you’re in the mood for barrel racing and square dancing or you’re interested in learning more about our local history. Check out some of the September/October upcoming events in Kingman …

Kingman Real Estate Overview

A Kingman real estate overview will show that like many other places across the country the housing market here is exhibiting definite signs of recovery. Both the average listing price and the median sales price have been inching up in recent months and inventory is decreasing. While it cannot be said unequivocally that the market here has truly bounced back, the consistently positive numbers of …

S’Go Time – Let’s Eat Some Tacos

If you are from Kingman, you know that there is not an abundance of restaurant options in our area.  When I find one that is worth talking about, I feel compelled to do so.   S’Go Tacos is raising the bar on food quality in our area and it’s worth a visit. I had the pleasure of trying their tasty tacos the other day and …

WHAT’S NEW IN KINGMAN

Break out the hardhats and start shoveling some dirt.  It is time to celebrate some growth in the Kingman area.  As much as the general media still likes to portray a rough economy and any negative news, I try to point out some positives here and there.   With the large influx of new construction residential permits this year, we also have several commercial projects …

Golf in Kingman Arizona???

Fore!!!!!!! This is not a word too often used in the Kingman Arizona area. Kingman is not exactly know as a golf mecca like its nearby neighbors Las Vegas and Scottsdale. Don’t let that fool you though. Hidden against the gorgeous granite bluffs at the very southern end of the Cerbat Mountains is our local public course know as Cerbat Cliffs Golf Course. If you …

A Reminder: Joy Canyon in Kingman, Arizona

Today my blog doesn’t have much to do with Kingman Arizona Real Estate even though this is real estate in Kingman, Arizona.  In a way, I am going out on a limb and talking more from a personal level.  For many of you that know me, you would say that I stay pretty private.  However, I recently had some simple thoughts that have helped me …

2012 Kingman, AZ Real Estate: A Turn Around Year

2012 was a turn around year for real estate in Kingman, Arizona. After several years of decline, the average price of single family homes climbed nearly 10% from last year, to $112,840.00. Local WARDEX MLS statistics show that a total of 803 homes were sold in 2012.  Foreclosure sales made up 317 of those homes, which was DOWN from year 2011 by almost 15%.  Short sales …

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