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Best Places to Rent In AZ

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Mark-Taylor Residential

With 30-plus properties throughout Arizona and Nevada, Mark-Taylor Residential has been a leader in luxury rentals. As of 2012, “Next Generation of Mark-Taylor” properties has unveiled a slew of newer developments, including San Marquis in Tempe, Parcland Crossing in Chandler, San Norterra in North Phoenix, San Capella in Tempe and San Paseo located within the grounds of the Arizona Grand Resort. Each boasts a desirable resortlike setting, stainless steel appliances, custom wood cabinets, direct-access garages and many other first-class amenities. Mark-Taylor residents also have access to a number of seasonal campaign perks, like free fitness and personal training through “Spring Into Action” and “Summer of Love” pool parties. Pricing: starting at $830 for San Norterra and $845 for Parcland Crossing. www.mark-taylor.com


Best Places to Live In AZ

Story by Melissa Larsen

When it comes to making a home in the Valley, there is no time like the present as the area is booming with brand-new high-end housing options. From exciting new residential communities to additions to long-loved master plans, here’s what’s new in Valley living. Plus: A look at local luxury rentals that are becoming the area’s hottest properties.

Latest and Greatest: The Valley’s Newest Neighborhoods

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Luxury Apartment of the Month: Dakota at McDowell Mountain Ranch

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The Dakota at McDowell Mountain Ranch offers a proximity to resturants, shops and entertainment. Located in the heart of North Scottsdale, residents have access to many local public golf courses, miles of bike and pedestrian paths connected to the McDowell Mountain Preserve trails. 


Street of Dreams Returns to Arizona


Brush up on synonyms for words like spectacular and amazing, and prepare to be inspired by millions of dollars’ worth of ideas when Street of Dreams returns to the Phoenix-metropolitan area. The 2013 luxury home show will showcase five distinctive custom-built homes for a self-guided tour, offering visitors a rare chance to learn about the best in lifestyle products and innovations in home construction.


Paradise Valley Superbowl Super-home

Characterized inside and out by engaging asymmetries, angles, curves, and vari-shaped windows, the former Contemporary Paradise Valley estate of Super Bowl champion quarterback Kurt Warner—which is available to be leased—comprises 11,300 livable square feet.

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