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In My Neighborhood in 85087 : Real Estate Advice

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Tue Aug 5, 2014
Betty Ram answered:
Everyone here seems to be giving nothing but positive feedback, so I'll add some negative...

I have friends that live in New River and I visited once. They've only lived there 4 years and are now looking to move. In order to plant anything, you'll need a jackhammer. Also, there is little to no rain, so if a garden or flowers are in your plans, you'll have to water. There's no grass, it's all sand, rock and brush. They've encountered numerous scorpions inside of their garage and home as well as several mishaps with rattlesnakes. Their dog was bitten and killed by one on the back porch. I strongly suggest a long vacation there before investing in a home and if you have children or small pets, I doubt it's the place for you. ... more
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