Cactus League’s Economic Impact

Spring TrainingIf you’ve ever been to a Cactus League Spring Training game, you know they have a significant economic impact on our area: vacation rentals, food, gas, hotels, tickets to the games and other area attractions, annual jobs, taxes, and much more!

The Valley of the Sun is so lucky to host this annual event, and the hard work to do the incredible job is worth it!  In 2018, the Cactus League generated $644 million of economic impact, according to ASU’s WP Carey School of Business. This economic impact rivals a Super Bowl or a Final Four…every single year!

In 2018, the Cactus League:
-Created 6,439 annual jobs paying $224.6 Million
-Directly created $24.2 Million in taxes for the State of Arizona
-Directly created $7.7 Million in taxes for local governments
-Welcomed 6 out of every 10 visitors from out of state

So, sneak out of work early, buy a ticket and a hot dog, and enjoy the sun at a Spring Training game…you’ll have a great day and support the local economy at the same time.

Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content
Search in posts
Search in pages

Ready to talk? Call us today.

480-500-1738
  • #1 AZ Real Estate Team

  • Best REALTOR® In The Valley 2017

    - Nominee

    Finalists will be announced in October 2016

  • Top Ranked Real Estate Team

    - Phoenix Business Journal

    2015, 2016

  • Top 10 Buyer’s Agent

    - by Sales Volume

    Homes & Land Magazine 2015, 2016

  • Top 10 Producing Agent

    - by Sales Volume

    Homes & Land Magazine 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

  • Top 1% of REALTORS®

    - in Maricopa County by Sales Volume

    Arizona Regional MLS 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016

  • Real Estate Agent of the Year

    - Finalist

    AZ Business Magazine – 2014

  • #1 Real Estate Team

    - in Arizona

    Ranking Arizona – 2014

  • #1 Agent by Sales Volume

    - in Arizona

    Realty One Group, North Scottsdale Office -2015, 2016 Realty One Group, Scottsdale Office - 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 Realty One Group, National - April 2014

  • Gold Zone Award

    - in Arizona

    Realty One Group, National - 2014, 2015, 2016

  • Real Trends

    (National REALTOR® Rankings)

    Best Real Estate Agents in America 2014

See More
  • Date: 06/11/2019

    Source: Zillow

    Kimberly Childs captured my heart upon our first meeting. She was very cheerful, enthusiastic and displayed a great deal of empathy towards my family who - Read More

  • Date: 06/08/2019

    Source: Zillow

    Elise made purchasing a home so painless. I was looking for my first house while I was still living in NYC and only had one - Read More

  • Date: 06/07/2019

    Source: Zillow

    Cheryl did an amazing job of helping us find the home and property of our dreams. We were looking for a horse property and I - Read More

  • Date: 06/04/2019

    Source: Zillow

    Everything that we could ever want in a realtor Cami brought to the table. She was always available to look at properties, had knowledge of - Read More

  • Date: 06/05/2019

    Source: Zillow

    Clay Bridgewater was an incredible agent to work with. I reached out to him while still living in Philadelphia. He was able to help me - Read More

See More