The Neighborly is a showcase of the people, places and spaces that make Phoenix an inspiring and unique place to live. A resource for Phoenicians and soon to be Phoenicians to explore neighborhoods through stories, interviews and reviews.


Discover the latest Neighborly entries.
PEOPLE- stories about real people in our community told through the lens of home buying, selling and investing.  
PLACES- our favorite locally owned restaurants and shops by neighborhood.
SPACES- interior design inspiration and links to shop each of the stories.

Market for Mid Mod

March 19, 2020

What happens when you mix an interior designer with a vintage furniture/art dealer? Well…you get a drop-dead-gorgeous home located in an iconic mid-century building all within the most popular zip code in the valley.  These two know how to hunt for gems, mix vintage with new seamlessly, can identify architects, designers, artists and fabrics like[...]

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Work-Loft Balance

February 23, 2020

Without knowing, I have apparently been scheming my way into seeing Shawn and Chad’s home for years.  Shopping at their boutique inside the old Union at the Biltmore mall, browsing their selection of antiques at Modern on Melrose, running into them at events like the Phoenix Flea or mutual friends’ birthday parties, I had quietly[...]

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Rachel and Kelly

November 19, 2019

When Rachel and Kelly made the decision to turn their beloved home into a vacation rental, they wanted to keep the house decorated and as authentic as possible- not only so their guests could enjoy a fantastic space and feel comfortable, but so they could enjoy their largely untouched Phoenix home each time they visit.[...]

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Forever Turned Vacation

November 8, 2019

When you find it, you know- the FOREVER home. A place where you can envision starting or expanding a family, hosting holiday dinners, holding gatherings with friends, imagine growing old.  Whether it hits you right away or you grow into it over time, the forever home can give you a sense of permanence that can[...]

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