5 North Central Happy Hour Hotspots

Photo courtesy of Postino Central Facebook Page After several years of taste-testing experience, we can safely say that North Central Phoenix is home to some of the Valley of the Sun’s best restaurants. Along with that comes a collection of killer happy hour deals. Your choices are seemingly endless, but we recommend you start at one of these places: The Phoenix Ale Brewery Central Kitchen: This neighborhood hangout at Crown on 7th offers up drink specials and bar bites from 2 to 6 p.m. … [Read more...]

4 Cool Cocktails for a Hot Phoenix Summer

Photo courtesy of Okra Summer doesn’t officially start until June 20, but we all know that the season turned in Phoenix weeks ago. We’re already planning our happy hours around the best cool-down cocktails in the North Central Corridor and thought we’d share some of our favorites with you. Take note. And watch for us at the bar. Mint Julep at Okra ($8): Seriously, how refreshing does that Mint Julep (pictured above) look? You can’t deny it! Okra actually has a collection of five Juleps on … [Read more...]

5 Ways To Keep Your Kids Cool (And Busy) This Summer

Photo Courtesy of Desert Botanical Garden School is over or winding down for many families in Phoenix. Wondering how to keep them engaged and entertained during the summer months? We’ve rounded up a few of our favorite events, ideas and activities. Add them to your calendar: Uptown Farmer’s Market The Uptown Farmer’s Market moves all of its 100+ vendors indoors during the months of June – September. That means you can still get your local veggie fix (and keep the kiddos plenty busy) every … [Read more...]

Downtown Phoenix Living: 3 Hot New Developments

Living in downtown Phoenix has a ton of benefits – walking distance to some of the Valley’s best bars and restaurants, easy access to the Light Rail and, of course, an endless array of events, museums and cultural happenings. With 600+ additional housing units added in 2016 alone, there’s no shortage of places to live. Here are just a few of our favorites. Uptown: Uptown Row A vibrant and eclectic neighborhood spot in Phoenix’s historic Pierson Place district, Uptown Row is an exclusive … [Read more...]

Courtyard Concert Series at Crown on 7th

There really is no shortage of things to do in the North Central Corridor and now we've got one more thing to add to your list! Crown on 7th is launching its free monthly Courtyard Concert Series this Wednesday, March 29 with a live performance from local singer/songwriter Taylor Upsahl. The family-friendly events run from 6 to 9 p.m. and include extended food and drink specials from The Phoenix Ale Brewery Central Kitchen. Plus, many of The Crown's other tenants are offering deals and … [Read more...]

North Central Phoenix Mom & Parenting Groups

The North Central Corridor is one of Phoenix’s most family-friendly districts. Whether you just moved to the area or are looking to make new connections, you’ll want to check out some of the mom and parenting groups in the ‘hood. Stroller Moms Central Phoenix: A great group for women who want to get out and meet other moms in Central Phoenix. The crew connects for regular Monday stroller walks, play dates, moms-only activities, lunch and coffee outings, hikes…you name it! It’s perfect for … [Read more...]

Coming Soon: 1538 E. Solano Drive 3, Phoenix | N. Central Home For Sale

Our new listing coming soon in North Central Phoenix at 1538 E. Solano Drive features 3 bedrooms, 2 baths and a 2-car garage. The home was recently remodeled in 2016 and boasts an all-new kitchen. Its lush, tree-lined backyard is charming and ideal for outdoor entertaining. It's the perfect home if you're looking to live the real North Central lifestyle - walking distance to some of the neighborhood's best restaurants! The home is offered at $492,000.   … [Read more...]

5 Family-Friendly Activities in Phoenix’s North Central Corridor

Looking for something to do with the whole crew in North Central? Here are just a few of our favorite family-friendly spots: Uptown Farmer's Market: Taking place on Wednesday and Saturday mornings, the farmer’s market is a local favorite, especially with families who love the seasonal fairs, live chef demonstrations, face-painting stations and more. (And of course the farm-fresh local goods; some of the top vendors in the Valley!) Mary Coyle Ol’ Fashion Ice Cream: Pineapple sherbet, … [Read more...]

Coming Soon To North Central Phoenix: Mora Italian Restaurant

Photo courtesy of Mora Italian restaurant Who else is counting down the days to the opening of Mora Italian restaurant on Feb. 3? We can’t be the only ones excited that Chopped Judge and Celebrity Chef Scott Conant chose Phoenix’s North Central Corridor as the location for his highly-anticipated osteria. Have you seen that video of the ricotta fritters yet? Mora Italian is one of Phoenix’s most-buzzed about 2017 restaurant openings and it’s got foodies salivating over just the thought of … [Read more...]

Featured Video: 320 E Lamar Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85012 | North Central Homes For Sale

https://vimeo.com/192171716/6cf6c8bd50 Welcome to 320 E. Lamar Rd in the North Central Corridor of Phoenix, AZ. This stunning new construction home is located in the highly sought-after Palatial Gardens area on Lamar Road. Incredible thought and attention to detail was taken in this brand new build by the owners and offers a variety of custom amenities and finishes. The open, split floor plan at 320 E Lamar Rd features 5 beds or 4 beds + ofc and 4.5 baths. Ten foot ceilings, hardwood … [Read more...]