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Reasons to Move to Lake Havasu

Whether you are looking to move permanently or part time Lake Havasu City, AZ is a great consideration. No matter what time of year it is there is constantly something going on. Havasu has a friendly small town atmosphere that welcomes all!

Lake Havasu Weather

With over 300 sunny days a year you can be outside almost all year long enjoying the weather. Perfect for vacation if you are trying to escape the cold back home or full time living as there is almost never a dull day! Though it does get very hot in summer its only an excuse to hit the lake.

Things to do

With local events all year long it is almost impossible to be bored in this small town. Havasu has plenty to keep you and the family busy in both winter and summer!


Havasu has many local events including a swap meet, live bands at restaraunts and bars, small music festivals, hot air balloon festivals, and many more to do during the year.

There are also larger events in Havasu such as Desert storm, numerous car shows, watercraft racing, car racing and off-road racing.

The Lake

During summer the lake will be the most popular place to cool down. Whether you want to go boating or just hang out on the beach it is the place to be. You can choose from a variety of activities and even rent boats, jet skis, paddle boards, and more form local companies.

Off Roading

In the colder months of the year it is popular to go off roading. Pick the vehicle of your choosing and head into the desert within minutes from your house. No need for a long drive to get to the fun just hop in and go!

Small town feel

If you’re looking for somewhere to raise a family in a comfortable environment with extremely friendly people Havasu is the place for you. With a population of just under 55,000 people it may not seem like Havasu would feel like a small town but it is. Locals here are very friendly and you’ll often see the same familiar faces if you go to the same places regularly.


There are a variety of options for housing in Havasu. If you’re coming for part of the year there is a good selection of condos to choose from. Houses can vary in price and size but there is usually something on the market for everyone. The housing in Havasu does tend to be more affordable than places such as California. The market will begin to slow around the time that snow birds are in town as there are more people than usual, but it does pick back up pretty quickly! There is also plenty of land to build on if that’s an option you are looking into.

If you are coming for full time living or just to stay for part of the year and enjoy Havasu while you can there is a lot to do here and it is a great atmosphere to be in with friendly people.

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