Stories of real life at home in our community

Our favorite local businesses by neighborhood

Inspiring local design and interiors


The Neighborly is a resource for Phoenicians and soon to be Phoenicians to find home through the People, Places and Spaces that make our city an inspiring and unique place to live. We want to help you find your perfect Phoenix home and introduce you to your neighborhood and life in the desert.

People View All

The stories of real people in our community told through the lens of home buying, selling, renting, and renovating.

  • Desert Exchange
    Early in the pandemic days I met Michelle and Joey, a couple from Los Angeles, at one of my favorite listings, The Onyx House. Dipping their toes into valley real estate and trying out the potential move, the Onyx House showed the couple that Phoenix real estate could really deliver the goods; architecture, space, and;…
  • That Special Something
    Not every home is special. There, I said it! Some homes are just regular, some are not great, and then there are some that knock your socks off! When it comes to the “knock-your-socks-off” kind of homes, it’s not always the bigger the better or the most expensive that win. I believe it’s a combination;…
  • A Stylish Addition
    At the Mountain Shadows on an evening in early January, the sun set and we clinked our cold glasses of wine as a celebratory cheers to a partnership and an expansion of the Neighborly Group into the premium properties of Scottsdale. We are growing and expanding, which is so exciting- but to be able to;…

Places View All

A collection of our communities best restaurants, boutiques, coffee shops and concert venues by neighborhood.

  • Sauvage
    149 W McDowell Road Phoenix 85003 | Sauvage has blossomed from a favorite wine stop at Downtown’s Churchill into a buzzing wine bar out of the historic Helen Anderson House. The ambiance invites you to get comfortable, ask questions, and explore a variety of unique wine from all over the globe. Sauvage also offers a;…
  • Xolo
    13216 N 7th Street | Xolo’s Instagram Xolo is a seriously delicious Mexican restaurant located in Moon Valley. Locally owned and buzzing with modern aesthetics this spot makes for a great date night and brunch spot. The food is lush with fresh ingredients and spice. Our favorite off the menu has to be the chilaquiles!
  • Central Records
    824 N Central Ave Phoenix 85004 | A hub of Phoenix culture curated for all of the senses. Central Records acts as a record store, cafe, and yes, radio station! Grown from the roots of Record Bar Radio the cafe now displays beloved Phoenix Dj’s in a mesmerizing glass box nestled behind their espresso and;…

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An in depth look at inspiring design with local shopping guides.

  • Subtle Southwest
    Feeling inspired by our Southwestern Sensibilities feature? We’ve found some unique pieces to bring into your own home. Find them below. Leather sofa Curiti Fique Area Rug MushLume Cup Light Pendant Artwork by Carlise Burch Midcentury Carlo Scarpa Walnut Chair
  • How to Bring Buckingham Style Home
    Inspired by Julia Buckingham’s masterfully happy kitchen space? Us too! Bring home Buckingham’s interior flare with these four shop-able pieces below. 1. Melamine Stone Dinnerware & Serveware 2. Tubo Bookend 3. Galanz Fridge 4. Wallery Co. Wallpaper Stay inspired in your home workspace with these playful pieces inspired by Julia’s office. 1. Art Deco Metal;…
  • Phoenix Layers
    Shop this Phoenix bohemian interior below.