In the picturesque beauty of the Sonoran Desert, bordered by the McDowell Mountains on the east and Phoenix on the west, you’ll find the remarkable city of Scottsdale, Arizona. Scottsdale is home to a multitude of impressive communities which are continuously rated as the most desireable in the nation in which to live, work and play. Known as “The West’s Most Western Town,” Scottsdale was incorporated in 1951 and is composed of 184.5 square miles in Maricopa County. Scottsdale is home to approximately 224,800 residents and abundant and impressive real estate options.
Scottsdale is 1 of the top 10 luxury home markets in the United States. The homes for sale in Scottsdale are very diverse and include condos, townhomes, renovated historic homes and luxurious estates in golf and gated communities. Scottsdale homes also vary in age, size and location. Depending upon the property’s age, size, style, special features and location, the prices of homes for sale in Scottsdale also vary. For example, in southern Scottsdale the median resale price of a home is around $300,000. In northern Scottsdale, the average resale price is closer to $667,000.
Scottsdale is unofficially divided into 4 areas, North Scottsdale, South Scottsdale, Old Town and Central Scottsdale. This remarkable city has more than impressive real estate options, it is also home to remarkable entertainment and recreation opportunities. Within Scottsdale you’ll find several first-rate museums, amusement parks, an award-winning zoo and highly esteemed botanical gardens. The city is also bursting with excellent shopping and dining options.
As if all of that wasn’t enough, prospective homebuyers are also drawn to the area because of its undeniable natural beauty. Scottsdale is an ideal home for lovers of the great outdoors and the desert. The picturesque McDowell Sonoran Preserve is only one of Scottsdale’s many recreational points of interest and boasts over 60 miles of biking and hiking trails. Scottsdale is also home to countless golf courses and resorts that are easily enjoyed due to its 314 days of sunshine each year.
If you would like to buy a home in Scottsdale, Arizona, or you have questions regarding homes for sale in any of its remarkable luxury home communities, please do not hesitate to contact us today for more information.
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