Modern Phoenix Neighborhood Network

Paradise Gardens marketing brochure circa 1960

Including what the homes look like today

An Ocotillo model in 2010.
A Saguaro model in 2010. [ flipped ]
A Palo Verde model in 2010. [flipped]
A Cholla model in 2010.
A Cholla model in 2010.
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This vintage article from 1960 provides valuable information about the homes' interior finishes including mahogany cabinets and louvered folding doors. The vintage ad below touts Chambers built-in counter cooking units with an electric broiler.
Original subdivided plat map in 1958. The top left portion of Gold Dust was bulldozed to create State Route 51. The community's original monument sign is absurdly stranded in the vacant lot across the highway on 32nd Street.