Category Archives: Arizona Real Estate

Celebrate the Cowboy Way

RodeoWhen’s the last time you saw competitive wild cow milking? Visit Tucson August 29 through the 30th for a chance to experience one of the oldest rodeos in the west.

Celebrating its 99th year, the Sonoita Labor Day Rodeo is an Old West style event that features fantastic feats. See barrel racing, a wild horse race, team roping competitions and mutton busting. Even the kids get in on the fun with Junior Rodeo competitions. The rodeo is a great way for your family to experience the beauty and culture developed in the West.

The BouldersWhile a rodeo is a great symbol of the Old West, at Tucson and Scottsdale Golf Vacations, we believe that golf is a symbol of the New West. Our mild winters and diverse landscapes mean that golf season is year-round. Book a package with us, in Tucson or Scottsdale, for a chance to play three rounds of golf on premier courses. Each golfing package is customizable, so you can tailor your golfing excursions to your skill level and interests.

RentaBetween the rodeo and the golf course, you’ll need a place to hang your hat. Consider combining all the luxuries of a hotel with all the comforts of home by booking a rental property with Mountain Vista Real Estate. We have a rental to fit every size group and budget. Unlike most rental companies, we don’t require a long-term commitment. You can book a fabulous rental for three days or for months at a time – whatever your vacation requires.

Dove MountainAll of our properties come with cable, high-speed internet and a stocked kitchen, standard. If you would like a special amenity, such as a pool or a patio to grill on, let us know, and we’ll accommodate you. Start your search for the perfect rental here.

TucsonIf you decide you’d like to live in the old west permanently, Mountain Vista Real Estate can help you as well. Let us find you the perfect snow bird or year-round residence in Southern Arizona.

Whether you’re watching bucking broncos at the rodeo or just want to work on your golf swing, Tucson and Scottsdale are the perfect locations for your next vacation.

 

You Can’t Stop the Beat in Tucson

Live-MusicThere’s something magical about live music. The melody and lyrics fusing with the energy of the room creates a magic that’s hard to recreate on an iPod or a record player.

HOCO FestTo experience a little of the live music magic, visit Tucson Labor Day weekend for the Hotel Congress’ 10th annual HoCoFest. August 28 through August 31, bands of every genre flood the city to play indoor and outdoor concerts. You’ll be able to hear hip hop, bluegrass, rock, salsa and more at the country’s oldest solar powered festival.

The BouldersYou can rock out all night, but be sure you get enough rest to make your tee time. If you haven’t experiences golf in the South West, the time is now. Book a package with Tucson and Scottsdale Golf Vacations for a chance to play three premiere courses in Tucson or Scottsdale. Each package is customizable, meaning we have options for beginners or old pros.

bay clubAfter a day of golfing and music, you’ll want a great place to lay your head. Rent a property from Mountain Vista Real Estate to combine all the comforts of home with all the luxuries of a hotel. Unlike most rental companies, we require no long-term commitments. Stay for three days or three months, whatever you vacation allows.

Vistoso CondoWe offer a rental for every size party and budget, with high-speed internet, cable and a fully stocked kitchen, standard. If you’d like a special amenity, such as a pool or a patio with a mountain view, just let us know and we can accommodate you. Interested? Start browsing our property selections here.

Once you’ve visited the South West, you’ll probably want to return. Mountain Vista Real Estate can help you find a permanent or snow bird residence in Southern Arizona. We know the area and will help you locate the ideal neighborhood and home. Give us a call today and we can start the house hunting process.

Whether you want to hear live music under the stars or just want to hit the greens for a few days, Southern Arizona is the perfect destination for your next vacation.

 

Dig Up Fun in Arizona

Brewery Gulch 2At the turn of the 20th century, a settlement called Brewery Gulch was the gateway to copper-mining town Bisbee. The work in the mines was hot, hard and dangerous, so when the miners had the chance to let loose, the parties were legendary.

Brewery GulchOld Bisbee continues their tradition of “partying like it’s 1909” on August 31 with Brewery Gulch Daze. Visit one of the rowdiest streets in America for a day of saloon swilling, gambling and fun. Watch beds fly by during the annual bed race, tempt your taste buds at a chili cook-off and dress in period costume to fit in with the miners and dancehall girls. Dance to live music and find romance at a local kissing booth.

Once you’ve let your inner miner out, it’s time to work on your inner golfer. At Tucson and Scottsdale Golf Vacations we offer you the chance to play three rounds of golf on premier Southern Arizona courses. We offer packages in Tucson and Scottsdale, which offer you a range of options. Choose a package with increasingly difficult courses to challenge your game or choose a package that will allow you to experience the beauty and diversity of our landscapes.

quarrypinesAfter you’ve booked your trip, it’s time to find the perfect place to stay. This vacation, why not combine all the comforts of home with all the luxuries of a hotel? Mountain Vista Real Estate’s rental properties are the perfect pairing of extravagance and ease. We offer properties for every size budget and party.

Bay ClubUnlike typical rental companies, we require no long-term commitment – stay for three days or three months, we can accommodate both. All of our properties come with a full kitchen, high-speed internet and cable, standard. If you have a special amenity you’d like, such as a pool or a backyard with a fire pit, we can help you too. Start your search for the perfect property here.

Want to make your stay a little more permanent? Mountain Vista Real Estate can help you. We’re the experts at finding the perfect snow bird or permanent residences for people new to the area. Let us find you your home away from home.

Whether you’re interested in a miner party or simply want to work on your short game, Southern Arizona is the perfect location for your next vacation.

 

Take Your Family on a Wild Sleepover in Tucson

night_at_the_museum_posterHave you ever wondered what goes on after the visitors are ushered out of museums at night? Now, you and your family have a chance to find out.

WildlifeAugust 23, the International Wildlife Museum invites you to spend a night in the museum. You’ll be able to explore the exhibits, take tours and learn about the animals that populate the world. Bring a flashlight and explore the exhibits during a scavenger hunt and create glow-in-the-dark crafts with your family.

The Boulders NorthDuring the daylight hours, it’s time to discover another fantastic family activity: Golf. Book a vacation package with Tucson and Scottsdale Golf Vacations for a chance to play three rounds of golf at premier Southern Arizona courses. Because our Tucson and Scottsdale trips are completely customizable, you can pick courses that are challenging or scenic. This means your whole family should have fun on the greens, whether your last name is McIlroy or Smith.

bedroom at 655 w vistoso highlands 233 Oro ValleyIf you’d like to experience the best of Arizona living, consider combining all the comforts of home with all the luxuries of a hotel. Let Mountain Vista Real Estate find a rental property that will fit your vacation dreams. Unlike most rental companies, we don’t require a long-term commitment: Stay for three days or three months, whatever your vacation allows. We have a property for every budget and group size.

Visto ResortAll of our properties come with a fully appointed kitchen, high-speed internet and cable, standard; so you’ll be able to enjoy a quiet night in as well as a night on the town. If you’re looking for a special amenity, such as a pool, a patio or a spectacular balcony view, just let us know and we’ll accommodate you.

Want to get started? Search our rentals here.

TucsonAfter a Southern Arizona vacation, chances are you’ll want to return to the Grand Canyon State. Mountain Vista Real Estate can help with that as well. If you’re in the market for a snow bird or permanent residence in Southern Arizona, we’re the experts to see. We know the area and can find you the perfect place for your family.

Whether you’re planning to visit a museum, hit the links, or both, Tucson is the perfect destination for your next vacation.

Sample the Southwest on Your Next Vacation

Golf ValentineIt’s no secret that we think Southern Arizona is a great place to golf. Our climate boasts temperate winters, which means golf season is all year long.

The Boulders NorthIf you’re interested in experiencing golf in the Southwest, let Tucson and Scottsdale Golf Vacations be your guide. Book a trip to Tucson or Scottsdale for a chance to experience three rounds of golf on premier courses. Each vacation package is customizable, meaning you can play on challenging courses, scenic courses, or a mixture of the two. Set your own pace and style of play.

Once we’ve impressed you with our golfing, it’s time to learn a little more about what makes the Southwest so grand. A great place to start is with our food.

SalsaAugust 16, the Southern Arizona Arts and Cultural Alliance hosts their annual Salsa and Tequila Challenge. Come hungry and help judge a plethora of homemade salsas. You’ll feast on red, green, hot, mild and fruity blends, all competing for condiment supremacy. Wash down the food with a smorgasbord of tequila-based mixed drinks. Work off the calories – and the alcohol – dancing to a live Mariachi band.

The Salsa and Tequila Challenge also gives you a chance to discover local artists and artisans, as you browse their wares and bid on items in a silent auction.

Visto ResortWhile experiencing the Southwest, you’ll need a place to stay. Consider combining all the luxuries of a hotel with all the comforts of home by renting a property from Mountain Vista Real Estate. Unlike most rental companies, we require no long-term commitment, stay for three days or months at a time. All of our rentals are appointed with high-speed internet, cable and a fully stocked kitchen, meaning there will be plenty of room in the fridge for the salsa you buy at the challenge.

Dove MountainIf you’d like a special amenity, such as a pool, proximity to a hiking trail or a scenic patio, just let us know. We have a property to fit every vacation. Start your search for the perfect rental here.

tucson at nightOnce you’ve experienced the magic of Southern Arizona, you’ll want to return. Trust Mountain Vista Real Estate to help you find the perfect snow bird or permanent residence for you and your family. We know the area and the market, it’s our mission to make your Southwest real estate dreams come true.

Whether you need a new recipe for salsa or just want to golf on a green in the middle of winter, Southern Arizona is the ideal year round vacation destination.

 

Go Vigilante on Your Next Vacation

Doc-HollidayThink you have what it takes to be the toughest hombre in the West? Test your mettle at Tombstone’s 66th annual Vigilante Days.

August 8 through 10, go toe-to-toe with Doc Holiday, Wyatt Earp and other colorful figures from Arizona’s Wild West days at this colorful weekend of historic fun. Roam the streets of Tombstone, mingling with re-enactors, avoiding gunfights with historic figures and learning about life in the late 1800s.

Wyatt Earp DaysWant to dress for the occasion? Draw you inspiration from the town’s 1880s fashion show. Think you’d be better at dodging bullets than firing them? Sign up for the 10K run to demonstrate your speed. Ready to prove you’ve got the toughest taste buds in the West? Help judge the Vigilante chili cook-off and select the spiciest chili in the city.

Stadium GolfOnce you’ve proven your cowboy credentials on the rough and wild streets of Tombstone, it’s time to compete in a gentlemen’s game. Play three rounds of golf at premier Southern Arizona courses with Tucson and Scottsdale Golf Vacations. We offer packages in Tucson and Scottsdale that fit every level of skill. Choose a package that challenges you with increasingly difficult courses or choose to relax and play courses that show off Arizona’s beautiful and diverse landscapes.

Bay ClubWhether you’re dueling Doc Holiday or working toward par, you’ll need a place to rest. Let Mountain Vista Real Estate help you combine all the luxuries of a hotel with all the comforts of home. We have a luxury property for every budget and party size. And unlike most rental companies, we require no long-term commitments.

bay clubAll of our properties come with a kitchen, high-speed internet and cable, standard. If you’re interested in a special amenity, such as a pool or a patio, we can find you the perfect accommodation. Start searching for your perfect property here.

Once you’ve visited Southern Arizona, you’ll want to come back. Mountain Vista Real Estate can help you find the perfect snowbird or permanent residence. We know the area and can find you the best deals on any property.

Whether you’re a cowboy or a golfer at heart, Southern Arizona is the ideal location for your next vacation.

 

Celebrate a Culinary Staple in Tucson

GarlicGarlic is good for more than just warding off vampires or bad dates, the species of onion can also help you maintain a healthy heart. Garlic is also one of the most popular ingredients in food, used around the world. Learn about the varied way you can enjoy garlic at Tucson’s fifth annual Garlic Festival.

The Triangle T Guest Ranch hosts the festival July 26 and 27, which features garlic vendors, amazing food and homemade crafts from local artisans. You can learn how to create amazing garlic dishes at cooking demonstrations with top local chefs. Think you know garlic? Judge the garlic cooking contest.

Doc-HollidayJust don’t forget your breath mints!

After you’ve eaten your fill, dance to live local music or take a horseback ride around the ranch. Keep your eyes peeled for a special appearance by Doc Holliday and his fellow gunfighters, who will patrol the festival. All the proceeds from the festival benefit Wounded Warrior Project and Make-A-Wish.

When you’re not celebrating the taste and health benefits garlic, it’s time to enjoy the beauty of Tucson. At Tucson and Scottsdale Golf Vacations, we know there’s no better way to enjoy the diverse splendor of our landscapes than on the golf course. We offer packages in Tucson and Scottsdale that allow you to play three rounds of golf on premier courses. Each package is tailored to you, meaning you can choose to challenge yourself with increasingly difficult courses or take it easy with games on some of the most beautiful courses in the country.

Stadium GolfTo make your stay magnificent, consider combining all the comforts of home with all the luxuries of a hotel. Mountain Vista Real Estate offers rental properties for every size party and budget. Unlike most companies, we require no long-term commitment, meaning you can stay for three days or months at a time. Each of our properties also comes with cable, high-speed internet and a fully-stocked kitchen, standard. So feel free to stock up on garlic products at the festival and try out some new cooking techniques.

Boulder CanyonAre you looking for something special in a rental, such as a pool, or a scenic vista outside your window? We can help you there too. Start browsing here and find your perfect home away from home.

If you decide that Southern Arizona is more than just a great vacation spot, let Mountain Vista Real Estate help you make Tucson and Scottsdale your new home. We’re experts at finding snow bird and permanent residences. We know the area and can help you find the ideal neighborhood for your move.

Whether you want to work on your golf game or just want to find another great way to cook with garlic, Tucson is the best location for your next vacation.