Category Archives: Arizona Real Estate

See Rockets’ Red Glare in Tucson

Fourth of julyFeeling patriotic? Instead of the typical cookouts and sparklers, why not make this Independence Day something truly spectacular. July 4, the Oro Valley celebrates our nation with a day of family-friendly fun.

fireworks tusconFood trucks fill James D. Kriegh Park, offering a taste of local flavor. Live music, jumping castles, and patriotic crafts fill the day. Want a souvenir? Bring a t-shirt to tie-dye. The Oro Valley Aquatic Center will stay open late for families and host watermelon relays, diving board contests and water polo matches. When the sun goes down, head outside for a bombastic fireworks display that will light up the desert sky.

The Boulders NorthOnce you’ve finished honoring our country’s birthday, it’s time to honor one of its greatest pastimes: Golf. Book a trip with Tucson and Scottsdale Golf Vacations for the chance to play three rounds of golf on Southern Arizona’s best courses. Our Tucson and Scottsdale packages are flexible, so feel free to tailor them to your level of play. Choose courses that allow you to relax and enjoy the scenery, or choose courses that force you to up your game in order to reach par.

Visto ResortWhen you’re choosing a place to stay, consider combining all the comforts of home with all the luxuries of a hotel. Mountain Vista Real Estate offers you luxury rental properties for every size budget and party. We require no long-term commitment and will work with you to find the rental that will make your vacation grand.

Dove MountainEach property comes with cable, high-speed internet and a full kitchen, standard. If you’d like a special amenity —- such as a pool, access to a gym, or a patio with a mountain view —- just ask. We can make your rental dreams come true. Start browsing our properties here.

tucson at nightIf you’re thinking about extending your stay, let Mountain Vista Real Estate help. We know the area and respect your requirements. We’ll help you find the perfect snow bird or permanent residence.

Whether you’re looking for a spectacular way to celebrate Independence Day, or you’re just looking for a good green, Southern Arizona is the ideal location for your next vacation.

 

Howl at the Moon

Moonrise over Sabino CanyonWhen the moon is full, the desert comes to life. Experience the wild with the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum at their Cool Summer Nights program. On July 4, the park stays open when the sun goes down for a nocturnal soiree, featuring tours, art and performances.

Take a hike through some trails looking for nocturnal creatures by moonlight. Learn about the arts of Tucson with live musical performances, poetry readings under the stars and gallery showings. There’s even a special moonlight sing along for younger revelers.

The BouldersWith so much to do at night, it’s time to plan your day. When you book a trip with Tucson and Scottsdale Golf Vacations, you get the chance to play three rounds of golf on premier Southern Arizona courses. Our Tucson and Scottsdale packages allow you to customize your vacation by tailoring the courses to suit your level of play. Choose courses that will challenge your game, or choose courses that allow you to enjoy the beauty of our diverse landscapes.

bedroom at 655 w vistoso highlands 233 Oro ValleyIf you’re looking for a place to stay, consider a luxury rental from Mountain Vista Real Estate. We offer properties for every size party and budget; and don’t require long-term commitment from our renters. Each of our properties comes with cable, high-speed internet and a full kitchen standard.

Visto ResortWant some special features in your rental? Just ask! We have properties featuring pools, patios with mountain views, access to health spas, and centrally located in the town. We even have properties that are pet friendly, we’ll work with you to find the best fit. Start browsing our selections here.

After your vacation, you may want to extend your stay. Mountain Vista Real Estate can help you. We know the area and respect your budget. Trust us to help you find the perfect snow bird or permanent home.

Whether you’re hoping to howl at the moon or play for par, Southern Arizona is an excellent location for your next vacation.

 

See a Smokin’ Showdown

Wyatt Earp DaysSouthern Arizona is known for its showdowns. Wyatt Earp and Doc Holliday saw to that when they took on the Cowboy gang in Tombstone

But you don’t need a six-shooter at the O.K. Corral for a great showdown. For a less-violent, better tasting showdown, visit the Hotel Congress June 27 for the inaugural Smokin’ Showdown.

Smokin ShowdownSeven local restaurants compete for the title of Old Pueblo’s Pitmaster at a BBQ battle for the ages. Buy a ticket and you’ll get 2 ounces of delectable meat from each competitor, sides and a 16 ounce beer. Help judges choose a winner and learn some new BBQ tips and tricks. The event benefits Steele Children’s Research Center.

quarrypinesAfter a feast of roasted and smoked meats, you may want to burn off a few calories. Book a trip with Tucson and Scottsdale Golf Vacations for your chance to shed calories by playing three rounds of golf on the best courses in Southern Arizona. We offer packages in Tucson and Scottsdale that can be tailored to your preferred method of play.

Vistos CanyonOnce you’ve picked your package, it’s time to think about where you’re staying. 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 combination of house and hotel. Each property comes with cable, high-speed internet and a full kitchen standard. Unlike most rental companies, we require no long-term commitment and offer you a property for every size budget and party.

12694 N Spirit Mountain Road Oro Valley AZLooking for something special? Like a pool or a barbeque pit so you can try to recreate some of the smokin’ food you sampled? Just ask! We can work with you to find the perfect property for your vacation. Start browsing our property listings here.

tucson at nightIf you decide you need to extend your vacation, Mountain Vista Real Estate can help. We know the area and will listen to your needs. Trust us to find you the perfect snow bird or permanent residence.

Whether you’re interested in a smokin’ showdown or just want a better handicap, Tucson and Scottsdale are great locations for your next vacation.

 

See the Real Stars of the Southwest

glow golfGolfing is an activity best done in daylight. We know, there are glow-in-the-dark balls for the game, but who wants to search for a glowing orb in the rough for 10 minutes?

big-dipper-in-tucsonOn a golf vacation, you will likely find that your days are occupied with rounds or even time on the driving range. But at night, it’s time for the Southwest to really shine. Travel to the Mount Lemmon Sky Center for a chance to use Arizona’s largest public telescope to explore the cosmos. You can get a whole new perspective on our sunsets, traverse the galaxy and learn about the intricate network of stars that blanket our skies.

The BouldersTo experience the best of days and nights in Arizona, book a trip with Tucson and Scottsdale Golf Vacations. Our Tucson and Scottsdale packages allow you to play three rounds of golf on some of the best courses in Southern Arizona. Each package can be customized, meaning you can tailor your trip to your level of play. Choose challenging courses to test your skills or choose courses that will fully display the diverse beauty of Arizona.

Vistoso CondoFor a vacation that combines all the comforts of home with all the luxuries of a hotel, let Mountain Vista Real Estate help you. Unlike most rental companies, we require no long-term commitment and we have a property for every size budget and party. Each property comes with a full kitchen, cable and high-speed internet, standard.

Vistoso condosWant an extra bit of luxury? Just ask. We can help you find a rental with a pool, proximity to hiking trails, a patio or more. Start browsing our listings here.

If you’d like to extend your stay, Mountain Vista Real Estate can help too. We know the area and will respect your requests. Trust us to find you the perfect snow bird or permanent residence.

Whether the sun is shining or the moon is out, Southern Arizona has wonders for everyone on their next vacation.

 

Get an Iron Palate in Tucson

Iron ChefDo you have a taste for adventure? If your palate longs for a challenge, visit The Stella Artois Iron Chef Tucson Annual Competition on June 20. Chef John Hohn from Bob’s Steak & Chop House challenges other local chefs to a culinary battle. Chefs must create elaborate three course meals using a surprise secret ingredient.

GarlicA commentator will give a play-by-play of the action while a panel of experts judges whether the dish is a brilliant experiment or a disaster. You’ll get a chance to feast on prepared dishes as well.

quarrypinesAfter you’ve discovered new and wonderful ways to feast, it’s time to burn off some calories. The best way to do it? Golf, of course! Book a trip with Tucson and Scottsdale Golf Vacations for your chance to experience the best golfing in Southern Arizona. Our Tucson and Scottsdale packages allow you to play three rounds of golf on fantastic courses. Each package can be tailored to your level of play or preferences, so you can choose to play challenging courses or soak up the landscapes on our more scenic greens.

TarmelsIf you’re looking for a place to stay that combines all the comforts of home with all the luxuries of a hotel, let Mountain Vista Real Estate help you. We offer vacation rentals that require no long-term commitment and come with high-speed internet, cable, and a full kitchen, standard.

Bay ClubWant something special in your rental? Just ask! Whether it’s a pool, a patio for barbecuing, or access to a gym, we can find the property that’s perfect for you. Start browsing our listings here.

TucsonWas your vacation too short? No problem. Mountain Vista Real Estate can help you make your visit to the Southwest longer by helping you find the perfect snow bird or permanent residence. We know the area and respect your budget, so trust us to find you the best locations.

Whether you’re interested in an Iron Chef competition or just want to dust off your irons after a long winter, Tucson is the ideal location for your next vacation.

 

Navigate by the Moonlight

Moonrise over Sabino CanyonHave you ever wondered what the desert looks like by the light of the moon? The Oro Valley Parks and Recreation Department wants you to find out June 6th. On the Moonlight Hike, trek the Loop Trail using flashlights and moon beams, experience a new side to the desert.

Tucson sunsetLearn about what animals come out a night, discuss the diverse ecology of the desert, and burn off a few calories so you can enjoy a snack at the end of the hike. Part of the National Trails Day, the moonlight hike is meant to promote the beautification and preservation of our national parks.

The Boulders NorthIf you’re traveling to Southern Arizona, you’ll want something to do during the day. Book a trip with Tucson and Scottsdale Golf Vacations for a chance to play three rounds of golf on the best courses in Southern Arizona. We offer packages in Tucson or Scottsdale that are completely customizable. Tailor your trip to your level of play: Choose courses that will challenge you or courses that will allow you to relax and take in the scenery.

655 W Vistoso Highlands 129To make your vacation a little more luxurious, consider renting a property from Mountain Vista Real Estate. Our rentals come with no long-term commitments required: Stay for three days or months at a time. Rentals offer travelers a spacious, comfortable place to stay. We have a property for every size budget or party.

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Each of the properties comes with a full kitchen, cable, and high-speed internet, standard. If you’d like an extra amenity, like a pool, access to a health club, or proximity to one of Southern Arizona’s trails, just ask. Start looking for your perfect rental here.

tucson at nightWant to extend your trip? Mountain Vista Real Estate can help you. We know the area and respect your budget, trust us to find you the perfect snow bird or permanent residence.

Whether you’re hoping to explore the desert at night, or just want to explore the golf course during the day, Southern Arizona is the ideal location for your next vacation.

 

Give Dad Something Grand This Father’s Day

Bad giftThere are a few standard Dad gifts. Ties. Coffee mugs. A briefcase. These are all great gifts, but this year, why not go above and beyond for a Father’s Day gift?

father son golfBook a trip with Tucson and Scottsdale Golf Vacations for a chance to give dad the trip of a lifetime. Our Tucson and Scottsdale packages boast three rounds of golf on premier Southern Arizona courses. Each package is customizable, so you can choose whether to challenge dad with increasingly difficult courses, or let dad relax on courses that capture the diverse natural beauty of the Grand Canyon State.

golfIs dad a little rusty? We can help. The Arizona Golf Academy partners with Tucson and Scottsdale Golf Vacations to offer workshops. The classes focus on honing skills and offer students the chance to work with experts.

Entryway Vistoso Condos Oro ValleyWant to impress dad on and off the golf course? Forgo the hotel this vacation and book a rental property from Mountain Vista Real Estate. Our properties combine all the luxuries of home with all the comforts of a hotel. We have a rental to fit every size budget and party, with no long-term commitment required.

12732 N Morgan Ranch Rd Oro Valley AZEach of our properties comes with cable, a full kitchen and high-speed internet. If you’d like to add a special amenity to your rental, just ask. We can find you a property with a pool, a patio with a barbecue, or a balcony with a stunning view of the mountains. Want to look for yourself? Peruse our properties here.

After an excellent golfing vacation, dear old dad might want to stay. Mountain Vista Real Estate can find the perfect permanent or snow bird property for your family. Next Father’s Day, you can help him move to Southern Arizona.

After all, how many ties does your dad need?