Union Park at Norterra: New Details on Upscale Master-Planned Community

A large-scale new master-planned development in North Phoenix finally got a name: Union Park at Norterra. The upscale community, on USAA property along I-17 between Happy Valley and Jomax roads, will combine architecture harkening to the 19th Century with territorial-style homes — and even models inspired by Frank Lloyd Wright — all for a look and feel unlike anything else in NoPho. Amenities will range from a community swimming pool to pickleball courts. We’ve got new details on who the builders are and what the amenities will be.

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Sonoran Gate: Model Homes Near Sonoran Preserve Open this Weekend

Taylor Morrison will unveil seven model homes in a new North Phoenix neighborhood, Sonoran Gate, when it opens to the public Saturday, Oct. 28. The 255-home community sits on a secluded 80-acre site surrounded by State Trust Land and sandwiched between two sections of the untouched beauty of the Sonoran Desert Preserve, just east of Sonoran Foothills.

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Why You Need a Realtor When Buying a New House

If you plan to buy an as-yet-unbuilt new home or one under construction in a development, you can go straight to the home builder without any representation. But the builder’s sales agents, while often knowledgeable and helpful, are paid to sell as many homes as they can at the highest possible prices. A real estate agent can help you negotiate price and upgrades, explain loan options, and ensure your new home is properly inspected.

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