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Living Along The Metro Light Rail - Properties For Sale

Light station profiles, public art, neighborhoods, condos and homes on the light rail. 

The Metro Light Rail is very new in the Central Phoenix landscape, but it feels like it's been here for decades. It's already well ingrained in the city. Transportation is an important factor in the way of life in Phoenix and any alternatives, viable alternatives to automobiles are very welcome and the light rail was a needed mode because urban living is on the comeback.metro light rail in downtown phoenix

The Metro Light Rail is like a magnet and as are many other transportation routes: they draw development around them and with it people, density, culture and business: vibrancy, a place where local color develops and evolves at a greater speed and depth then sleeper communities.

There is a large variety of property types along the Phoenix light rail.  A more heavy concentration of homes on the northern end, then condos and lofts in Midtown and Downtown Phoenix, but also many of the historic neighborhoods are within walking distance to light rails stations: Willo, Windsor Square, Medlock Place to name a few.

Many of the high-rises condo loft project like Lexington One rose solely because of the urban revival and the light rail, and the rebirth has not stopped: it continues with CityScape in downtown Phoenix and the many businesses and educational institution located there like ASU which has a growing and influential presence.

Find You Next Light Rail Home 

Select the property type and you sell everything along the light rail station: that includes properties within walking distance - see what we mean by walking distance

Or check out the  Pre-mapped residential search along the light rail which you can modify and save your changes and get updates.


Phoenix Light Rail Homes, Condos, Lofts

We created property specific searches for you that include homes, condos, lofts along the Phoenix section of the light rail from one end at Christown Mall Station to just before airport at I-51 then to Tempe and Mesa, but primarily in Central Phoenix.

New Listings Along The Light Rail (Last 24 Hours)

Price, High to Low
3 Properties Found.
Photo of Listing #5171329

140 E Rio Salado Parkway (unit 109)


Tempe, AZ
1 Bed, 1½ Bath, 1422 Sqft, 0.04 Acres

Photo of Listing #5164902

4750 N Central Avenue (unit 3k)


Phoenix, AZ
2 Bed, 1 Bath, 980 Sqft, 0.02 Acres

Photo of Listing #5171942

2340 E University Drive (unit 85)


Tempe, AZ
3 Bed, 2 Bath, 1500 Sqft

light rail car

About The Phoenix Light Rail

The Metro Light Rail was born from the Transit 2000 Regional Transportation Plan (RTP) and the first 20 mile-section opened on December 27th, 2008.  I remember that day well.  It was a win for everyone and very exciting for transportation like this to be reborn in Phoenix. 

I write reborn because thee used to be a street car service in Phoenix from 1887 to 1948.  In fact some of the remaining vehicles of that period can see seen at the Arizona Street Railway Museum across the street from the Phoenix Public Library.

The light rail has become a beacon toward the future of what Phoenix may become.  It is an image of growth and cooperation.  I took a lot of effort to make it happen.  I think that even the naysayers will have a different opinion in the future, but for now thousands are taking advantage of it for fun and work.

Phoenix Light Rail Related Links

view of the metro light rail station

Map of The Phoenix Light Rail Stations

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View Valley Metro Light Rail Route & Stations in a larger map

Some People Who Write About The Light Rail


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Listing information last updated on September 16th, 2014 at 12:21am MST.