Scottsdale Arizona Golf Properties and Luxury Real Estate in Scottsdale & Phoenix. Warren Neal: Your Arizona Real Estate Agent
SCOTTSDALE

Scottsdale is one of the most prestigious addresses in North America. Located in the uniquely beautiful Sonoran Desert, the city started as a small western town just south of the intersection of Camelback Road and Scottsdale Road. An oasis of art, culture, luxurious spas and resorts, fabulous restaurants and 200 + distinctive golf courses, Scottsdale is also home to the majestic saguaro cactus, found only in Arizona.

Best golf properties; custom home communities in Scottsdale, ArizonaScottsdale Road today stretches in a gentle slope from its southern origins near Sky Harbor International Airport to the top of Carefree as the elevation increases from a bit below 1,000 feet to around 2,500 feet. The climate gets slightly cooler in both the winter and the summer with the increased elevation. Scottsdale's winters are ideal with an average temperature of 54.5 degrees. It is hot, hot, hot in the summer! But, the heat is dry, so the climate is pleasant for outdoor activities all year round.

  • Elevation: Average - 1,248 feet above sea level
  • climate: Average median temperature - 70.3 degrees
  • Average Rainfall: 7.05 inches
  • Average number of sunny days: 314
  • Average age of residents: 39.7 years
  • Housing cost: $200,000 + with the sky as the limit.

ATTENTION BUYERS: Scottsdale and Phoenix Real estate is among the most valuable in the country, with the median price of a previously owned home around 20% higher than the national median. But now homebuyers can enjoy better prices and more choices than were previously available. You don’t have to settle for a long drive to work. Stunning mountain views may be found just outside your window. Homes near great schools and the best golf courses are within your reach. When you work with a well-established Scottsdale real estate agent like Warren Neal, you can find the rare gems and luxury real estate that let you live like you deserve in the beautiful Scottsdale and Phoenix areas.

If you’re serious about getting the home that’s just right for your family in Scottsdale or Phoenix, Fill out the “Get More Info” form or call us today at 800-535-6619 Ext 617. We provide a daily “Hot List” to all our clients showing new listings for your areas of interest as houses come on the market. You absolutely must have this Hot List if you are serious about finding the best property and real estate in Scottsdale, Phoenix, and surrounding areas.


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GRAYHAWK DESERT RIDGE
McCORMICK RANCH TATUM RANCH
GAINEY RANCH CAREFREE
D.C. RANCH ANCALA
SILVERLEAF EAGLE MOUNTAIN
TROON VILLAGE ANTHEM
TROON NORTH KIERLAND
DESERT HIGHLANDS PALOS VERDE
DESERT MOUNTAIN VERRADO
 

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GRAYHAWK

 

O.K, So the hawks aren't gray, they're brown, but they are still magnificent circling overhead. Located between Pinnacle Peak Road to the north, Scottsdale Road on the west, Pima Road on the east and the new 101 loop on the south, this master planned community is divided into two areas the Park and the gated Retreat.

Grayhawk also offers two 18-hole championship golf courses, a 40,000 square foot clubhouses a 7,2000 square foot entertainment center, bike/trail paths, parks playgrounds, Picnic areas and an outstanding restaurant named after Phil Mickelson - Phil' Grill. Prices range from $200,000 in the Park to $1,000,000 in The Retreat. Custom lots are available from $350,000

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McCORMICK RANCH

 

Scottsdale's first master planned community built on the site of the former cattle and horse ranch by the same name. Lush green lawns, mature trees and tropical landscapes with homes ranging from apartment style to large lakeside estates.

A series of a man-made lakes, a 43 mile bike/hiking trail, tennis courts and two 18-hole golf courses add to the appeal of this development. Homes are available from $150,000+ for patio homes with low maintenance to $700,000 for lakefront properties. Quick access to Phoenix and other areas of Scottsdale are a plus.

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GAINEY RANCH

GAINEY RANCH

Just north of McCormick Ranch is another master-planned community built on the site of a former ranch. In fact, most of Scottsdale is built on former ranches. This luxurious community is guard-gated and has a 27-hole private golf course, clubhouse, pool, spa, tennis courts, etc. Upscale shopping and dining are available in the re3cently added Gainey Village. The 5-star Hyatt at Gainey Ranch is a favorite place with the locals for Sunday brunch in a tropical atmosphere. Home are available from $300,000 to $1,000,000 in a location with easy access to Phoenix and other areas of Scottsdale.

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D.C. RANCH

A uniquely planned community in the foothills of the McDowell Mountains that has become a model for subsequent developments. Located on the west side of Pima Road, across from Grayhawk, world class golfing is available to members of the D.C. Ranch club. Other amenities include tennis, parks, bike/hiking trails designed to fit the contours of the land, lap pool, a newly built but quaint shopping village with superb restaurants and shopping - and much more. Homes are new but look charmingly "antique" with the latest in technological development, e.g. free internet. Some even have corrugated tin roofs. Apartment homes, patio homes, town homes and custom homes are available from $300,000 to $1,000,000+.

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SILVERLEAF

The epitomy of exclusivity with "to die for" views in this northern section of D.C. Ranch. 700 home sites in 2,000 acres of canyons surrounded by the McDowell Mountain Preserve. 4,600 acres dedicated to open space. A private golf club with two 18-hole golf courses, one a signature course designed by Tom Weiskopf, are available. Upper canyon home sites are 1 acre to 35 acres with 23,000 to 5,000+. Home sites in The Park are available from 1/3 acre to 5 acres with 15,000 square foot building areas. Homes range in price from $800,000 to $3,000,000+ D.C. Ranch facilities are available to all owners.

TROON VILLAGE

 

TROON VILLAGE

Just north of D.C. Ranch is an older master-planned community famous for its boulder outcroppings, golf courses and beautifully designed homes nestled at the foot of the McDowell Mountains. Homes in the gated communities of Glenn Moor, Windy Walk, Troon Ridge Estates, Whispering Ridge and Quail Ridge are priced from $300,000 to $3,000,000

TROON NORTH

 

TROON NORTH

Centered on the number one public golf course in Arizona and one of the top in the world. Mostly custom homes with a few executive homes occasionally available, Troon North is also located in a boulder strewn area with back drops of majestic saguaro and ocotillo cacti. Prices range from $300,000 to $2,000,000. The nearby 5-star Four Seasons Hotel completes the ambiance of this community.

DESERT HIGHLANDS

 

   


A gated community located at the base of picturesque Pinnacle Peak close to the intersection of Pinnacle Peak and Pima Road. Built by developer Lyle Anderson. Contains the famous Jack Nicklaus golf course that was home to the first Skins game. Includes a large fitness center, a tennis complex and a club facility with both casual and formal dining for members only. Homes are available from $750,000 to $3,000,000.

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DESERT MOUNTAIN

 

   


A golfer's paradise in the most northern section of Scottsdale. A Jack Nicklaus and Lyle Anderson inspired community. Prefer to play tennis? A tennis complex complete with stadium is available to members of this exclusive development. The clubhouse offers exquisite dining. Homes start at $800,000. Some sites are still available for building.

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DESERT RIDGE

Want to beauty and climate of the Sonoran Desert at a more affordable price? Desert Ridge is a Phoenix development just north of Loop 101 that borders Scottsdale on its western edge. Marriott's largest and newest resort is part of the Desert Ridge system as are 2 championship 18-hole golf courses, lighted and paved trails, a 1,000,000 square foot shopping center and all levels of secondary education. Homes are available from $200,000+ to $800,000.


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TATUM RANCH

 

TATUM RANCH

When first opened, Tatum Ranch was considered to be out in the middle of the desert. With the completion of Loop 1010 and the new shopping and dining areas, Tatum Ranch is now a desirable, less expensive option for many families with its own golf course, close proximity to dining and shopping as well other golf courses. Homes are build by Ryland, UDC, Golden Heritage and Coverntry and range in price from $200,000 to $700,000


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CAREFREE

 

   
CAREFREE

The town of Carefree was built in the 1950's and is considered one of the very first master-planned communities. Located 30 miles north of Phoenix in the Northeast valley, Carefree is made up of non "cookie cutter" homes generally built on sites of one acre or more. Many have been designed to fit unobtrusively into the surrounding boulder landscape. The temperature in Carefree is generally 8 to 10 degrees cooler due to it's elevation and life is a bit more relaxed, possibly due to the cooler climate. Homes are available from $250,000 to $5,000,000.

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ANCALA COUNTRY CLUB

 

ANCALA

A guarded country club community with an 18-hole championship golf course and all the typical country club amenities. Home are located at the base of and on the lower slopes of McDowell Mountain between Via Linda and 118th Street. Prices range from $300,000 to $2,000,000+.

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EAGLE MOUNTAIN

 

EAGLE MOUNTAIN

Located between Scottsdale and the town of Fountain Hills. This development contains a daily fee golf course and offers spectacular views of Red Mountain, Four Peaks and the Southeast Valley. A bed and breakfast inn is also part of the development. Patio homes, executive homes, semi-custom and custom homes priced from $200,000 to $2,000,000.

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ANTHEM

 

   

Want to live out of town, far from the madding crowds and have all the amenities available in the city? Del Webb has built a superb development 35 minutes north of Phoenix on Interstate 10. Amenities include a shopping center, water parks, playground, gym, railroad park, rock climbing wall, and 2 challenging golf courses. Homes are available from 1200 square feet to 4000 square feet and prices range from $150,000 to $700,000. Both Sedona and Phoenix are easily accessible from the beautifully planned Anthem.

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KIERLAND

 

KIERLAND

This unique community of homes, condos, the Westin Kierland Resort, 27 holes of championship golf and the newest multifaceted shopping complex, Kierland Commons, sits on the border of Phoenix and Scottsdale. This is a great place for all ages to live, shop, eat and just chill out. Homes start at $175,000 and go upward of $850,000.

PALOS VERDE A.K.A SUNRISE POINT

 

PALOS VERDE
SUNRISE POINT

Palos Verde is one of the many non-golf course communities thru-out Scottsdale all have convenient access to parks, schools, shopping, and all the amenities that make Scottsdale a destination city. Homes in Palos Verde range from $225,000 to $450,000.

Verrado

 

Verrado is a new community located in Buckeye, Arizona, in the foothills of the White Tank Mountains 25 miles from downtown Phoenix. The Verrado community will be reminiscent of a great American small town. Like many great towns, Verrado will evolve over time. The community features include a vibrant, pedestrian-friendly Main Street, intimate neighborhoods with tree-shaded sidewalks, abundant educational opportunities and vast recreational amenities. Verrado offers a wide range of housing options, from rental lofts and single-family homes to custom homesites. The community is designed to accommodate a diverse group of residents and employers.

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