See What Gilbert Has To Offer
At Tierra Antigua Realty, we're excited to introduce you to the beautiful community of Gilbert, Arizona. Gilbert is a fast-growing, economically diverse city located in the south central portion of the state. It is perfect for families, retirees, job seekers, outdoor enthusiasts, and more.
U.S. Highway 60 provides easy access to metropolitan areas of Mesa and Phoenix. The Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport provides flights to over 40 destinations around the country via Allegiant Air, including the following:
- San Francisco / Oakland
- Las Vegas
- St. Cloud
In addition, WestJet and Swoop provide flights to two destinations in Canada.
Not only did the Arizona Educational Foundation award A-plus School of Excellence distinctions on 13 schools in the district, the Gilbert Public School District itself was recognized in 2017 by the National Council for Home Safety and Security as the 4th Best School District in America. Schools serving K-12 students throughout the district include the following:
- Six high schools
- Five junior high schools
- Over 15 elementary schools
In addition, for those with unique educational needs, there are six schools that fall under the category of alternative education and academies.
Historic Downtown District
Locals know the downtown area of Gilbert as the Heritage District. The area includes a number of buildings designated as historical landmarks by either the city or the National Register of Historic Places, such as Liberty Market, the Creed building, the city's first jailhouse, and the Gilbert Water Tower.
Apart from historic sites, the Heritage District also boasts a vibrant nightlife; a wide variety of restaurants, some of which are pet-friendly; attractions, such as Hale Centre Theatre and the Gilbert Historical Museum; and annual events, such as the Gilbert Days Parade that takes place during the mild month of November.
Due to Gilbert's desert climate, the city offers outdoor recreational activities all year. For example, the 135-mile bike path system serves as a means of transportation as well as recreation.
Perhaps the best outdoor recreation that Gilbert has to offer is golf. The following golf courses rank among the most highly rated in the area:
- Ocotillo Golf Club
- Western Skies Golf Club
- San Marcos Golf Club
- Trilogy Golf Club at Power Ranch
Gilbert has gained national recognition as a great residential location:
- 36th best place to live in the nation: CNN (2010)
- Safest municipality in Arizona, 25th safest in the nation: CQ Press (2014)
- One of the nation's top places to live and learn: GreatSchools.org (2010)
Single Family Homes in Gilbert, AZ, Are Available
The first step is checking out available listings in Gilbert through our website. Then you can Contact our Tierra Antigua Realty office for more information.