Arizona

Found 47 blog entries about Arizona.

From otherworldly national parks to Instagram-worthy ghost towns, charming arts and craft villages to awe-inspiring natural wonders, Arizona offers an incredible array of outdoor adventure, culture, cuisine and history. Below is our list of five day trips to enjoy from Scottsdale and Phoenix.

SEDONA - Recognized for its glowing red rocks and soaring canyons; vibrant art scene and energy-emitting vortexes, Sedona is equal parts an outdoor enthusiast’s delight and culture-vulture’s paradise. An easy day trip from Phoenix, you can hike the red-rock buttes of Cathedral Rock, Bell Rock and Bear Mountain (and seek out their healing energy vortexes), browse the art galleries sprinkled along Highway 89A, or stroll the charming, cobblestoned streets of the

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With St. Patrick’s Day just around the corner, we’ve got all things “green” on the mind. From rolling green lawns and world-class botanical gardens at a historic estate in Montecito to a collection of ultra-private villas nestled in one of Mexico’s last remaining beachfront jungles, these seven offerings around the world are worth celebrating.

GARDENHOUSE | BEVERLY HILLS

The first residential project in the United States from the world-renowned MAD Architects, Gardenhouse brings visionary design to Beverly Hills, offering a collection of distinct, contemporary residences. Featuring one of the largest living walls in the country, Gardenhouse is enveloped in a vibrant façade of native plants and succulents, which transform with the seasons,

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A new chapter has unfolded in Lake Tahoe’s storied history as Granite Place, the bold new residential development and first phase of the highly anticipated Boulder Bay Resort in Crystal Bay launches sales.

The first offering of its kind in Lake Tahoe in decades, Granite Place features a limited collection of 18 luxury residences across three buildings, with expansive living areas perfectly conceived for entertaining. The property’s Lake, Mountain and Park buildings include two- to four-bedroom condominiums ranging from 1,641 to 2,718 square feet, and feature sweeping lake views and a sophisticated, contemporary aesthetic. Residents enjoy a host of high-end amenities and services, including on-call 24/7 concierge services, a cutting-edge spa and

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From colorful street murals to sleek gallery spaces, monthly art walks to world-class exhibition halls, every city has its own artistic personality and cultural identity. Below are some of our favorite artful attractions in Phoenix and Scottsdale.

SCOTTSDALE ARTWALK  - Located primarily along Main Street and Marshall Way in Scottsdale’s historic Downtown, this long-running artwalk claims to be America’s original. Taking place every Thursday evening all year-round, local galleries open their doors to the public from 7 to 9 pm for an evening of art and imbibing. The city even offers free trolly and horse-drawn carriage rides to transport visitors from parking facilities throughout the Arts District and Downtown.

MURALS OF PHOENIX - From elaborate

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Southern California

1587 NORTH BUNDY DRIVE | BRENTWOOD | $3,495,000

Orange County

419 29TH STREET | THE CANNERY | $4,350,000

Palm Springs

81221 PIEDMONT DRIVE | INDIO | $15,000/MONTH

Pasadena

639 SOUTH LOS ROBLES AVENUE | PASADENA | $2,588,000

Northern California

109 CROWN ROAD | KENTFIELD | $3,995,000

British Columbia

4850 SHORECLIFF POINT | ROCKY POINT, BRITISH COLUMBIA | CAD $2,198,000 

Park City

2200 EAST WALKER LANE | HOLLADAY, UTAH | $6,750,000

Mexico

CASA CANTAMAR | PUNTA DE MITA, MEXICO | $2,200,000

Turks & Caicos

5105 TURTLE TAIL DRIVE | PROVIDENCIALES | TURKS & CAICOS | $4,999,000

South Florida

5224 NW 37TH AVENUE | BOCA RATON, FLORIDA |

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You can tell a lot about a place by its culinary scene; by the chefs who flock there, the local ingredients that inspire its menus and the international flavors that enliven its dishes. From old school haunts to future classics, here’s a look at six restaurants shaping the foodie scene in Scottsdale and Phoenix.

OCEAN 44 - This new Scottsdale restaurant by the renowned Mastro brothers takes surf and turf to a whole new level. The seafood-forward hotspot boasts a sleek, high-design interior, complete with a wood-burning oven that uses pecan wood to infuse shellfish with a delicate, smoky flavor. Lovers of Mastros’ world-famous steaks will still feel at home here, as the menu features plenty of the classic cuts for which the bros are known.

DON &

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As our global expansion continues, The Agency’s Annual Report now covers more markets than ever before. In it, you’ll find detailed research and information from all the markets we serve—from Los Angeles to South Florida, Canada to Mexico. We also share our favorite milestones and achievements of 2018, from ranking on Inc. 5000’s list of the fastest-growing private companies in the country (for the third consecutive year!) to topping the industry charts in REAL Trends, Variety, The Hollywood Reporter and more.

And, of course, let’s not forget the parties. We are The Agency, after all.

View the full report here.

 

 

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The Agency is proud to announce that Co-Founder and CEO Mauricio Umansky has been recognized among the most powerful and influential leaders in residential real estate by Swanepoel Power 200 for the second consecutive year.

Launched in 2014, the SP200 is regarded as the definitive ranking of the most influential leaders and executives in the residential real estate brokerage industry. Each year, the SP200 team invests more than 400 hours analyzing hundreds of bios, annual reports and transaction data to determine its final 200. This year, Mauricio climbed the ranks to #102 (he was previously ranked #118). Together with The Agency’s Co-Founder and President Billy Rose and the founding partners, Mauricio has helped facilitate the company’s growth to

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From Caribbean villas to California coastal charmers, there’s no better way to ring in 2019 than with a stylish winter getaway to a world-class—not to mention warm-weather—travel destination. Here’s a look at six luxury vacation rentals around the world where you can warm up to the new year in style.

TRITON VILLA | TURKS & CAICOS

Located toward the southern end of Long Bay’s three-mile, white sand beach, this exquisite Caribbean escape, represented by Ian Hurdle, showcases over 12,000 square feet of exceptional living space. With over two acres of lush landscape and 155 feet of beach frontage, the villa captures a sense of peace and calm with all the amenities one would expect of a luxury resort. Featuring seven bedrooms with private

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The grand opening of the much-anticipated, centrally located Edison Midtown, the newest luxury condominium high-rise to grace the Phoenix skyline, drew well-heeled agents and prospective residents for a spirited evening of food, cocktails and music.

Guests of the recent event were among the first to walk through the stunning, Phase 1 model residences, including two-bedroom and two-bedroom-plus-den options, featuring subtle contemporary design, split floor plans, oversized windows, hardwood floors, 10-foot ceilings and spacious, chef-caliber kitchens.

Represented by The Agency’s Marilyn Cavanaugh and Jim Cavanaugh, the thoughtfully crafted residences are perfectly conceived for year-round entertaining and feature

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