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HomeSmart 5225 N Central Ave #104 Phoenix, AZ 85012



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Just Listed! Historic Cityside Cottage near Downtown Phoenix

1706 N 17th Ave, Phoenix, AZ

$ Click for current price
2 BEDROOMS | 1 Baths (1 full ) BATHROOMS | 936 SqFt

Experience life in one of Phoenix’s popular historic districts.  Close to Downtown, yet in a tree-
lined, established vintage neighborhood, that truly looks and feels neighborly!  Move-in ready,
this well-maintained, adorable City-Side cottage with yard has it all! Two bedrooms + den/office
and remodeled bath, completely wheelchair accessible, golden oak hardwood floors in living
room, dining & kitchen. Walnut plank tile flooring in Bedrooms/office/Den. Plus a 1-car
detached garage and a large driveway with alley entrance for RV or Boat!
Your front porch is welcoming.  The light and bright eat-in Kitchen features newer white
cabinets, white subway tile, a wonderful new stainless gas range with griddle,  refrigerator, and
a new stainless dishwasher.
The interior is freshly painted. Deco lights illuminate bedrooms and hallway, and there are
ceiling fans in every bedroom. And the important non-cosmetics have been upgraded too: Extra
insulation was added to exterior walls and attic, plumbing and electrical are updated, back
sewer line has been replaced, extra power outlets have been added, and all historic windows
are operable.
In the backyard, this large yard features newer wood fencing, grass, an extended covered back
patio, sun shade, shade sails, alley access.  Newer wood fencing. You could make a fabulous
garden back here if you like. In fact, this home once hosted a gardening class and was told soil is
Rear yard features alley entrance (alley is paved!) and if you have an RV or a boat, adding an RV
gate to park your toys in the backyard would give you the free toy parking you desire.  There’s
also Plenty of room if you wanted to add some square footage to the home. The one-car garage
has lights and power and can be converted into a workshop or craft room.  The long driveway
can accommodate multiple vehicles of any size (including an RV).  Fairview Place has permit
only street parking so the neighborhood isn’t crowded during the events surrounding the
This home is close to EVERYTHING!  It’s near I-17, I-10, all activities at the State Fair, light rail
access, Downtown Main Public Library, Art Museum, Phoenix’s gem Encanto Park, Enchanted
Island, Encanto Golf Course, the Encanto Sports Complex, the Phoenix Rose Garden, the Valley
Garden Center, a variety of restaurants, museums, First Friday and is a single-digit uber ride
fare to the sports venues and downtown nightlife.  Flying out?  The airport is only 15 minutes
And if that’s not enough, this historic neighborhood features historic tax breaks for
owner/occupied, features community pride, neighborhood events, is quiet, comfortable and
tree-lined. There is a wonderful energy in living in this exciting/peaceful area. Did I mention NO
Schedule your tour today!  Listing agent is happy to schedule private virtual tours for those
social distancing.

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DeDe Forwood

Licensed In: AZ
License #: SA678781000

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DeDe Forwood

My name is DeDe Forwood, I am a Phoenix Real Estate Agent with HomeSmart. I traveled for 20 years in the entertainment industry as a Project Manager/ video engineer in major event operations.. After being on the road for so long, becoming a Phoenix Realtor® seemed like the perfect fit for my experience, attention to detail, love of helping people, and my passion for Phoenix! My background in project management and event operations is actually an amazing fit with Phoenix real estate. I'm someone who is both organized AND passionate about all things buying and selling homes in Phoenix.  My area of expertise is the Phoenix historic neighborhood districts, midtown, downtown and the central corridor. LISTING WITH ME, you get the passion of someone who is all about the digital age in real estate. With the tech-savvy experience of a digital marketer,  I offer my clients the cutting edge of technology that changes constantly, attention to detail, professionalism, fairness, honesty, integrity, and enthusiasm. BUYING WITH ME as your buyer's agent, you get every digital advantage to find listings quickly, the energy to go see them quickly. I've got the passion that only a customer service nerd can have, a love of all things real estate in Phoenix, the project management, and engineer's brain, and the tech-savvy-ness of a digital marketer.  Let's get you HOME!!

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