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Courting High End Real Estate

High end real estate properties with ample lots sizes are ideal for creating the perfect backyard for an active lifestyle. Here in Arizona, this naturally means including a swimming pool and perhaps a putting green. But, for avid tennis players, there is nothing like walking out your back door to your own private tennis court. The only question is, what kind of playing surface is best? There are a number of tennis court options available. When determining which kind of court to install, you will want to consider characteristics that affect speed and style of play, as well as cost and maintenance. While there are many variations of court surfaces [...] read more

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3 Style Trends In The Luxury Home Market

Trends in the luxury home market can change with the seasons. But true classic style is always in fashion. The idea is to have a favorite solid foundation upon which you can transform and update your décor. This is good news for anyone who loves a particular style, but wants to maintain a fresh appeal in their luxury home. Here are three examples of ways to maintain your personal décor preferences while keeping up with trends in the luxury home market: Neutrals and Color: Neutral tones are always elegant, no matter what year it is. Soft whites, creams, and beiges create a perfect backdrop for any décor change. Adding trendy [...] read more

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Top 5 Ways To Market Luxury Homes In Phoenix

Marketing luxury homes in Phoenix effectively takes careful thought and consideration. It also takes experience and expertise. For this reason, it is essential to work with local real estate agents who specialize in the luxury market. At Walt Danley Realty, we are known as one of the most prestigious and successful real estate firms in the country. With a focus on Arizona’s most affluent neighborhoods—and an exclusive affiliation with Christie’s International Real Estate—our team of talented specialists has positioned Walt Danley Realty as the premier luxury real estate firm for selling luxury homes in Phoenix. We attribute much of our success to our unique approach to selling luxury real estate. [...] read more

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Luxury Properties For Sale | Luxury Garages & Vehicles

Luxury properties for sale in Paradise Valley and Scottsdale typically showcase features such as gourmet kitchens, spa-like bathrooms, and expansive bedrooms. And, while these are all essential for luxury homebuyers, there is another home feature that is often just as essential…the garage. While a garage may not seem quite as glamorous as other parts of a house, it can be just as important for those who love their cars and want an exceptional place to house them. Fortunately, luxury homes for sale in our area come equipped with some of the most beautifully appointed and spacious garages available. Luxury Garages Today’s luxury garages include upgraded finishes such as mahogany, granite, [...] read more

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High End Scottsdale Homes For Sale | Auto Tech 2017

Many high end Scottsdale homes for sale come equipped with oversized, high end garages. Perfect for the automobile enthusiast! If you have been searching for the ideal home for your collection of classic or luxury cars, our team at Walt Danley Realty can help put you on the right track to finding just what you’re looking for. If you are also looking at buying a new car in 2017, we thought it would be fun to share some of the latest, must-have auto technology available this year according to Autotrader. Advanced Self-Driving Capabilities You may have heard that Uber has come to Arizona to test its fleet of cars with [...] read more

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Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialists

The name Christie’s is synonymous with luxury, service, and glamour, most notably in the realm of world-class art. As a celebrated auction house, Christie’s has a global presence in nearly 50 countries and salesrooms in such cosmopolitan cities as London, Paris, Zurich, Hong Kong, Mumbai, and New York. With a 250-year history, Christie’s offers close to 350 auctions annually in categories such as fine art, jewelry, collectibles, and wine. More Than An Auction House What many don’t know, however, is that Christie’s is also behind one of the world’s premier real estate networks. Working with more than 1,200 affiliated brokerage offices with 32,000 agents in 45 countries, Christie’s International Real [...] read more

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Best Among Luxury Real Estate Agents | Anita Best

Luxury real estate agents don’t get much better than our own Anita Best. A Valley resident for more than 40 years, Anita has watched as our area has continued to grow and flourish. As a 15-year+ real estate veteran, we consider her experience and expertise to be an essential part of what makes Anita one of the best luxury real estate agents around. Anita studied business at the University of Arizona and started her career in the banking, finance, and project management realm. With more than 25 years of experience dealing with Fortune 500 companies, Anita understands the importance of assessing her clients’ needs. Her background in business has uniquely [...] read more

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Luxury Real Estate In Arizona | Holiday Thanks

At Walt Danley Realty, helping our clients buy and sell luxury real estate in Arizona is more than just our job…it is our extreme pleasure. Since Walt started his career in luxury real estate in Arizona, he has followed four guiding principles: integrity, market knowledge, understanding his clients’ needs, and hard work. As he grew his business and and started Walt Danley Realty, he has continued to instill these standards among our team. That is why, in everything we do, we strive to be the very best so we can provide the very best. With our team approach and our unwavering passion for excellence, we always make it a point [...] read more

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Unique Homes In Phoenix | 2017 Trends

The most unique homes in Phoenix have that certain something that makes them stand out in the luxury home market. Whether it’s the architecture, view, or special added features, you often know the exact reason why you fell in love with a particular home. But now matter what attracts you to a property, there is always the desire to make the space your own. When looking to create a home that reflects your personal style or just adds a fresh look, it is often a good idea to check out the latest trends in home décor. Here are a few of the more popular decorating trends for 2017 to consider: [...] read more

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Paradise Valley Homes | New Year’s Eve Celebration

Paradise Valley homes have all the makings for the perfect New Year’s Eve party. With spacious rooms and amazing outdoor patios, all you need is to put together your guest list and you’re all set to ring in 2017. Of course, a New Year’s Eve party takes a little bit more planning than that. After all, we only get to celebrate the New Year once a year. To make your party extra special, we’ve put together some ideas that will wow your guests and keep them happy long after the clock strikes midnight. To Theme Or Not To Theme? Themed parties can be fun. They bring people together and add [...] read more