CENTRAL AVENUE NEIGHBORHOOD & CORRIDOR

Homes For Sale In The Central Avenue Neighborhood in Phoenix, Arizona

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Light Rail Downtown Phoenix, AZ, Central Avenue Corridor

Located halfway between the major arterial roads of 7th Street and 7th Avenue, Central Avenue is the dividing line for Phoenix’s east and west sides. This neighborhood’s corridor divides a larger area known as Midtown Phoenix; The collection of wonderful neighborhoods north of Downtown and south of the North Central and Sunnyslope area.

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While driving south on Central Avenue, you’ll be taken into the core of downtown Phoenix. Driving north, however, will take you into some of the finest real estate Central Phoenix has to offer. It’s fun to just cruise around and view the beautiful estates or take a serene stroll along the Murphy Bridle Path. Buying a home in the Central or North Central Corridor is a wonderful choice.

Murphy Bridle Path In The Central Avenue Neighborhood

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Murphy Bridle Path

This particular landscape or streetscape’s history is significant in telling the story of how Phoenix developed in the late 1880’s and the early years of the 20th century.

William J. Murphy, who moved from Illinois to Phoenix in 1883, built the Arizona Canal and established the Valley citrus industry in the northern extension of Central Avenue in 1895. The roadway cut through the Orangewood subdivision he developed and was first paved in 1920.

In the early years, horses, being a popular mode of transportation, traveled up and down the street. As motor vehicles took over, the horses, Weight said, moved to the east side of North Central Avenue. The earliest reference to the Murphy Bridle Path that the city’s historic preservation office discovered was in 1948 when the bridle path was dedicated by the “Arizona Horse Lover’s Club.”

Murphy was also responsible for creating the lushness. He planted a row of ash trees on each side of the street from 1895 to 1906. Then, he added a row of olive trees on each side from 1906-1915. In the 1960’s, the ash trees were replaced by pine trees and residents complained so heartily that the city replaced the pines with ash trees in the 1970’s.

Central Avenue Estates For Sale

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$625,000
15 E KALER Drive, Phoenix, AZ 85020
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 2265
Year Built: 1960
Subdivision: LITCHFIELD ESTATES
City/Town Code: Phoenix
Description: Gorgeous classic North Central Ranch that has been in the same family for 4...
Last Updated: April - 22 - 2019
$650,000
211 E HAYWARD Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85020
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Open House (04/25/2019 - 12:00 pm)
Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 4
# of Bathrooms: 3.5
Square Footage: 2600
Year Built: 1957
Subdivision: BROPHY ESTATES AMD
City/Town Code: Phoenix
Description: Classic Ranch Style In the heart of the Central Corridor, within walking di...
Last Updated: April - 22 - 2019
$649,000
121 E TUCKEY Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85012
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 4
# of Bathrooms: 3
Square Footage: 2931
Year Built: 1954
Subdivision: NORTH CENTRAL GROVES
City/Town Code: Phoenix
Description: Beautifully updated Ranch in the heart of the North Central Corridor! Locat...
Last Updated: April - 22 - 2019
$1,250,000
40 W Frier Drive, Phoenix, AZ 85021
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 4
# of Bathrooms: 4.5
Square Footage: 3447
Year Built: 2019
Subdivision: BRIDLEWAY ON CENTRAL
City/Town Code: Phoenix
Description: IGNORE DAYS ON MARKET HOME IS UNDER CONSTRUCTION. Rare opportunity to live...
Last Updated: April - 22 - 2019
$499,000
120 E Royal Palm Road, Phoenix, AZ 85020
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 2299
Year Built: 1956
Subdivision: UNK
City/Town Code: Phoenix
Description: LOCATION.. LOCATION.. LOCATION.. AMAZING NORTH CENTRAL RANCH HOME LOCATED S...
Last Updated: April - 22 - 2019
$724,900
Great end of cul-de-sac location
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 5
# of Bathrooms: 3.5
Square Footage: 3300
Year Built: 1950
Subdivision: EL SOL
City/Town Code: Phoenix
Description: Experience family living at its finest nestled in the back of a cul-de-sac ...
Last Updated: April - 21 - 2019
$325,000
102 E EL CAMINO Drive, Phoenix, AZ 85020
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 1248
Year Built: 1956
Subdivision: NORTH CENTRAL VILLAGE LOTS 10-21
City/Town Code: Phoenix
Description: This is a great remodel right off the bridle path and south of the canal! 3...
Last Updated: April - 18 - 2019
$898,000
6849 N 2ND Street, Phoenix, AZ 85012
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 4
# of Bathrooms: 3
Square Footage: 3514
Year Built: 1958
Subdivision: EL SOL
City/Town Code: Phoenix
Description: Paradise in the Uptown! This luxurious 4+ bedroom, 3 bath, mid-century mode...
Last Updated: April - 18 - 2019
$474,900
5009 N 2ND Street, Phoenix, AZ 85012
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 1824
Year Built: 1945
Subdivision: WINDSOR SQUARE BLK 7 LOTS 27 UP, BLK 8 LOTS 16-28
City/Town Code: Phoenix
Description: Situated in the highly desirable Windsor Square Historic District, this hom...
Last Updated: April - 17 - 2019
$749,000
119 E MARLETTE Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85012
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 4
# of Bathrooms: 3.5
Square Footage: 2881
Year Built: 1950
Subdivision: NORTH CENTRAL PARK
City/Town Code: Phoenix
Description: Special Discount for Open House Visitors!! Open House Saturday 4/20 11AM -...
Last Updated: April - 17 - 2019

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