Learn about Gilbert Homes for Sale
Interested Gilbert homes for sale? Well, the Town of Gilbert, Arizona consistently ranks among the top 25 safest places in the United States, and as a result, is often touted as being one of the best places to live in the United States.
Gilbert started as a railroad crossing for the Arizona Eastern Railway in 1902 and was settled in 1912 by Mormon refugees fleeing from Poncho Villa in the Mexican Colonies. Although Gilbert still retains much of its agriculture-based identity, it has recently become an economically diverse suburban center in the Phoenix Metropolitan Area, and with a population of around 230,000, the Town of Gilbert, Arizona has become the most populous incorporated town in the United States.
Some of Gilbert’s attractions are the San Tan Village (a premier outdoor shopping destination), the Gilbert Days Rodeo, a riparian preserve, several parks, the Gilbert LDS Temple, and the Big League Dreams Sports Complex.