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By Dale Lucas, GRI 928 377-7779 Specialist Residential, Foreclos
(eXp Realty)
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Historic Route 66 From Chicago to L.A. Route 66runs more than two thousand miles and were part of the lyrics of the famous song "GetYour Kicks on Route 66." Kingman Arizona is at the heart of thelongest stretch of this famed highway still in existenceand intact.  That stretch begins just east of ...

By Dale Lucas, GRI 928 377-7779 Specialist Residential, Foreclos
(eXp Realty)
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Valle Vista -- Just outside of Kingman Arizona A new industry is taking root just outside of Kingman AZ that will market the area as a destination for wine travelers and enthusiasts. Resident Don Stetson and his business partners broke ground on a new winery and event center in Valle Vista on Sep...

By Dale Lucas, GRI 928 377-7779 Specialist Residential, Foreclos
(eXp Realty)
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  KRMC celebrates formal pact with Mayo Clinic, only the second hospital in the nation to become a member of the newly created Mayo Clinic Care Network.  This three year agreement formalizes and expands the relationship and communication that extend the Mayo Clinic’s expertise to health care in K...

By Liz Miller, Just Call Liz
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
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    Retiring in Kingman, Arizona offers many wonderful luxuries.  You will find that Kingman is the heart of historic Route 66 and the gateway to the Grand Canyon, the Hoover Dam and to Lake Mead.  The community itself is located within Mohave County in Northwestern Arizona.  The luxuries that Ki...

By Erelopro Out of Business, Relocation Professionals are out of business
(erelopro)
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It's amazing how bombarded we have become over the last few months with prospective home buyers wanting to contact us in regards to purchasing homes in the Kingman area. We all know that the Home Buyers Credit is due to expire very soon, and due to this a lot of people are scrambling to get in c...

By Angela Kidd
(RE/MAX Prestige Properties)
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The unfortunate answer to that question is "YES" we are still in a depressed market here in Mohave County, AZ. It is a great time for Buyers and Investors to make their first home purchase or investment property purchases but is very hard on the average home owner who needs to relocate for a job ...

By Kathleen Murray
(Realty Executives Mohave)
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The Mohave County Board of Supervisors approved a zoning change that will allow Sun West Bio Diesel to proceed forward with their plans to construct a plant just outside of Kingman.  In spite of vocal opposition to the plant from Valle Vista residents concerned about the safety of the project the...

By Kathleen Murray
(Realty Executives Mohave)
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Hualapai Valley Solar is one step closer to reality.  Pending approval by the Western Area Power Administration the 4,160 acre solar power facility will include an electrical substation, a 500 kilovolt transmission line and hopefully provide power to the Meadview-Phoenix line.  Next step is publi...

By Kathleen Murray
(Realty Executives Mohave)
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If you are in town the weekend of Oct 17, come downtown and help the Downtown Merchants parade celebrating the 100th birthday of the historic Powerhouse.  Following the the parade enjoy the Walk-in-the Park Fall Festival at the Powerhouse and adjacent Locomotive Park.  The Parade starts at 10 a.m...

By Kathleen Murray
(Realty Executives Mohave)
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Hualapai Mountain Medical Center announced they will open mid-October 2009 as scheduled. Located in Kingman off Airway Avenue on Santa Rosa Drive the modern building complex is putting on the finishing touches and has had great success in filling open positions. The Hospital will have limited ser...

By Kathleen Murray
(Realty Executives Mohave)
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The Board of Supervisors unanimously votd to adopt a property tax rate of $1,2637 per $100 of limited assessed value for 2010.    County Manager Ron Walker states that tax rates have decreased approximately 7% over the last few years. Although values were raised last year, this reduction should h...

By Kathleen Murray
(Realty Executives Mohave)
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ADEQ (Arizona Department of Environmental Quality) will issue  an Air Quality Control Permit to the steel reshaping plant just west of Kingman. Nucor purchased the plant from NorthStar last year and spent this time retooling to return it to production.  The Nucor Chief Operating Officer is hoping...

By Kathleen Murray
(Realty Executives Mohave)
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If all goes well, Kingman will be getting a Christmas present in December 2010.  Dave Zanetell, project manager for the Hoover Dam ByPass Project, has announced a target date of late fall 2010 to open the eagerly awaited bypass that will cut  an hour off the travel time between Kingman and Las Ve...

By Pat Somers, Kingman/Lake Havasu Land & Homes
(Red Sign Realty)
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Kingman, Arizona is the ideal area for creating "green" or sustainable programs. In the last few months, probably the last few years, there has been a huge amount of development that wants to create solar farms, wind farms and biodiesel plants. This week has been an extremely active week trying t...

By Kathleen Murray
(Realty Executives Mohave)
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A Canadian Company, Rocher Deboule has manganese in its sights in Mohave County.  They have purchased Artillery Peak located 80-90 miles south of Kingman. A company spokesman cites that currently 95% of the manganese used to make U.S. Steel is imported from overseas, particularly from China.  Chi...

By Kathleen Murray
(Realty Executives Mohave)
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Marriott Corporation has announced the opening of their new property, SpringHill Suites® by Marriott® Kingman Route 66 at 3101 East Andy Devine Avenue.  The four story property features 73 suites.  A grand opening will be held from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 18,public is invited. Spring H...

By Kathleen Murray
(Realty Executives Mohave)
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Kingman is hosting it's annual Relay for Life Event on June 6-7th at White Hills Elementary. Cancer has taken my husband and father, and this year I intend to join in the event in honor of their lives and the life of my middle son, a childhood cancer survivor.  I'm participating not only for them...

By Kathleen Murray
(Realty Executives Mohave)
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Mohave Sun Power, LLC has announced plans to build a 340-megawatt solar concentrating plant 27 miles north of Kingman.  Planned to be one of the largest projects of its type in the world, it will use the same parabolic trough technology with m olten salt storage as the Albiasa Plant previously an...

By Kathleen Murray
(Realty Executives Mohave)
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I've heard people say, there is nothing for the kids of Kingman. Did you know that Kingman has 16 soccer fields, 4 baseball fields, 3 basketball courts, 4 tennis courts, 14 softball fields, 4 horseshoe pits, 2 racquetball courts, 2 volley ball courts, and much more in more than 13 neighborhood an...

By Kathleen Murray
(Realty Executives Mohave)
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Kingman Regional Medical Center Foundation has just broken ground on the Joan and Diana Hospice Home.  After years of fundraising the much needed home is a reality.  Located at 812 Airway Avenue, the home will provide a place for those who are terminally ill and do not have a caregiver or live to...

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