There are no designated historic districts in Tempe, but there are several subdivisionseligible for historic recognition, includingBorden Homes, Goodwin Homes, Park Tract, College View, Roosevelt Addition,Gage Addition, and University Park.Another area of interest is the Arizona State University Historic District,which includes university buildings covering a hundred years of historyand architecture. Click hereto read more at the City of Tempe website.
These subdivsions are adjacent to a thriving downtown area and theASU campus, so the home prices are relatively high.Beat the developers! Preserve a historic house in Tempe!
This map shows the approximate location of the historic homes, near the ASU campus. Following are photos ofhomes in the Gage Addition district.
Too late for these two homes. They are leveled, waiting for thedevelopers to move in.