Arizona Vacation Rentals Blog

Frank Lloyd Wright in Arizona

When discussing the works of Frank Lloyd Wright, the images most often conjured up are those of his Prairie School homes, primarily located in Wisconsin and Illinois. While much of Wright’s childhood, adult life, and career took place in the … Continue reading

MLB Spring Training in Arizona

It’s a thing: the thought of waiting one more day for the first MLB match-up can make some fans so crazy that they need to go somewhere to be physically close to the action. Fortunately, there’s an easily solution.  Between … Continue reading

Diamonds are Still a Girl’s Best Friend

Once a year, Tucson plays host to the best gems, minerals, and jewelry from across the US, hand-selected by dealers collectors, with displays from private collections and world-renowned museums including the Smithsonian Institution and the Carnegie Museum of Natural History.  To celebrate entering … Continue reading

Required Relaxation: Phoenix-Scottsdale Day Spas

With the beginning of a new year usually comes a chance to exhale, with the holidays concluded for another year and the daily routines back in effect.  But after a few short weeks of winter, cabin fever can start to … Continue reading

Winter Be Gone – Spring Break Ahead!

Between the gripping cold of the Polar Vortex and the unceremonious snow-dump of Winter Storm Hercules & others, it’s no wonder half the country is already daydreaming about that revered and magical time of year, Spring Break.  With the top … Continue reading

The Best in Luxury Scottsdale Vacation Rental Homes

Are you getting tired of winter yet? If you are looking for a great warm weather destination, think Arizona! Right now in Scottsdale, Arizona, the weather is wonderful. It is perfect for getting outside, enjoying a round of golf or … Continue reading

Arizona Vacation Rentals – Scottsdale Homes for Rent

Thinking about a taking a trip to sunny warm Scottsdale, Arizona? Why don’t you join me for a quick tour inside of one of our luxurious vacation rental homes. Here in the master dining area you will see that there … Continue reading

Kicking Off the New Year in Arizona

Nothing says winter like a desert sunset and saguaros, right?  While the mountains, desert and sun of the Arizona landscape may not be quite what you’re accustomed to seeing on a January morning, it’s a great place to kick off … Continue reading

Last Minute Winter Arizona Vacation Deals

In colder regions, you’ll never know when bad weather might strike in winter or – no matter how well you think you’ve prepared for the inevitable – how you’ll react to it. With this in mind and because, at times, … Continue reading

Auction Week 2014 in Scottsdale

Mid-January is a busy time in Scottsdale with hundreds automobiles – collector, antique, custom, one-offs, and more – will be rolling into town.  The week of January 12-19 is one for any car collector or “automobilia” enthusiast to mark on … Continue reading

Almost Car Auction Season in Scottsdale

Scottsdale’s car auction season is just around corner, and it’s a great place to network with potential out-of-state home buyers.  Looking at the numbers, the kids on the Barrett-Jackson playground clearly enjoy a sizable expendable income: With an average selling … Continue reading

December Discounts on Tee Times in Scottsdale

When the managing editor for’s travel section makes a recommendation, you can bet that it’s advice to heed.  As editor Brandon Tucker explains, “Mid-December is a fabulous time for golf in Scottsdale if you can find room on your travel … Continue reading

Out On the Open Road in Phoenix

There’s no denying that, sometime in the no-man’s land of mid-winter, cabin fever starts to set in.  Once the holidays have passed and a new year has commenced, distractions are few and far between, save the old standbys like television … Continue reading

Vacation Rentals: Better than a Hotel

The trend in vacation rentals has been growing in the past several years – and for good reason.  With integrated websites and secure online booking, coupled with a home-away-from-home feel, opting for a vacation rental is a much more comfortable … Continue reading

Making the Most of your Stay with Professional Concierge Services

Arizona Vacation Rentals offers so many amenities, conveniences, and unexpected perks you won’t find in an average hotel – private pools, barbeques, and even putting greens – but what about that most helpful of hotel staff, that angel in clerk’s … Continue reading

Autumn Golf Specials in Scottsdale

Autumn is a magical time in Scottsdale – the climate is comfortable, the leaves begin to change color, and some great activities and sporting events take place throughout the region.  In addition, prices drop, as local business transitions from low … Continue reading

Fall Fun in Phoenix

In Arizona, autumn begins a bit later, and can run into November or even December. With the cooler temps come more activities to partake in, and autumn is certainly the busiest season for taking in the sights in the greater … Continue reading

Planning Your Golf Getaway in Phoenix

In Phoenix, you’ll see the sun nearly 300 days out of 365 – that’s upwards 82% of the time!  A more impressive number is 320, which, in 2011 – no doubt that number has risen in few years since – … Continue reading

Vacationing in Tucson

Tucson, with its mixed cultural heritage and international population, has traditions that span centuries of habitation from prehistoric Indian cultures to recent immigrants from all over the world. Tucson has become a destination for travelers from around the world. The … Continue reading

Arizona Real Estate Expert Talks About the Benefits of Vacation Rentals

Scott Grigg, an Arizona native and real estate expert recently was interviewed and said of the local market, “It’s on fire.  The confidence is back, it’s very healthy out there right now.” Well known in the local real estate market, … Continue reading