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Be the first to see this immaculate one owner home in N. Scottsdale near Desert Mountain located on 1.1 acres.  This 3,351 sq.ft. home offers 3 bedrooms/Den, 4 bathroom, open living concept, private pool/spa and sweeping mountain/territorial views. Meticulously maintained and updated by the original owners this one story home with an epoxied floor 3 car garage is priced to sell at $995,000. 

Privacy abounds with this North Scottsdale retreat with a private courtyard entrance. The sound of the flowing waterfall in the backyard oasis makes for a delightful sound as you gaze into the peaceful Sonoran desert landscape. The home has large picture windows that bring the outside nature in and the spacious home has high beamed ceilings and wide hallways. A

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A rare opportunity to purchase a 1.01 acre incredible VIEW lot in Paradise Hills Estates in Paradise Valley, Arizona for $824,999. This spectacular lot with a gently slope provides impressive and unobstructed views of Camelback and Mummy Mountains. You can jump start the building process and save 5 months of work by purchasing the recent reports and surveys (including plans for a contemporary 5,000-8,300 sf home with 7 car garage) for the total purchase price of $975,000.

Paradise Valley Estates is a highly sought after multi-million dollar community with custom estates, winding streets and no HOA. This homesite is conveniently located near shopping, dining, highly accredited schools and Paradise Valley Country Club. Offered by the Private Client Group

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The Boulders homes are found in the High Sonoran Desert area of North Scottsdale, Arizona. If you are seeking a private, exclusive, and luxurious lifestyle, the Boulders homes may just be what you are looking for. These homes are located in the Desert area and they are surrounded by appealing mountain scenery. When done skilfully, the house blends in with the surrounding rocks. The entire house looks like a mystical and romantic dwelling situated in the mountains.

Many of these exotic homes are exquisitely designed. First of all, the location is hand picked. Being in the mountain area, the location is very important. We don't want the houses to be exposed to harsh weather all year round. This will speed up the wear and tear of the property and brings

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There are no lack of active adult golf communities in the Phoenix area. In total, there are over a hundred golf communities. Half is located in East Valley, while the other half is located in West Valley. If you are looking for a golf community that is built specially for adults, luck is in your favor. As a home buyer, you are spoilt for choice. Here are a few important factors to consider when buying a home in an adult golf community.

Privacy and exclusivity.There are many homes that are located in exclusive areas. One obvious benefit of staying in an private home is that the home owner gets to enjoy peace and quiet. Many home owners looking to stay in adult golf communities are actually looking forward to living a semi-retied lifestyle. In other

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Whether you are looking for first or a second home, Biltmore in Phoenix, Arizona, should definitely be on your list. The high end neighborhood surrounds the well known Arizona Biltmore Golf and Country Club which was built in the late 1920s and designed by famous American architects, Frank Lloyd Wright and Albert Chase McArthur. There are two 18-hole PGA golf courses which offer different challenges and great golfing experience for golfers of different levels.

Over the years, the club went through changes of ownerships and rounds of refurbishments. However, the quality of services and facilities were never compromised. Instead, the standards and quality kept going up. Other than golf courses, the resort also offers world class luxury hotel guests

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Desert Mountain is a luxury gated golf course community in the High Sonaran Desert area of North Scottsdale in Scottsdale, Arizona. There are a total of 32 communities located in Desert Mountain with a wide variety of golf course, cottage and luxury homes.

Golfing at Desert Mountain needs little introduction because it is known for its world class golf courses. Since its opening in 1986, Desert Mountain has attained local and international recognition for having some of the world's finest courses. In fact, it is the only private club in the world to offer six Jack Nicklaus golf courses - Renegade, Cochise, Geronimo, Apache, Chiricahua and Outlaw. This makes it the world's largest collection of Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Courses in a single location.

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Amidst the bustling streets in down town area Phoenix, Arizona is Phoenix Country Club. Rich in heritage of excellence, Phoenix Country Club has hosted the Phoenix Open for 50 years and is among the Top 100 Most Prestigious Private Clubs in America. For club members, guests and nearby residents, it is like an oasis in the desert. This historic and successful club was established in 1899 and offers many sports facilities such as a state-of-the-art fitness center, heated swimming pools, ten tennis courts, spa, barbershop and childcare facilities. Surrounding the golf course are a few private residential lots. When the lots were released for sale in the late 1920s, they were snapped up quickly. Many residents were influential people who were the "who's who"

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Pebblecreek is a popular golf retirement village that is located just West of the valley in Goodyear, Arizona. This guard-gated community provides a safe environment for all its residents - both part and full-time. Residents living within the community enjoy a resort lifestyle. Time slows down to a leisurely crawl, as residents take their pick of daily activities from a variety of recreational amenities.

Those who enjoy golf can choose to start the day by heading down to PebbleCreek's Golf Club. Within the golf club, there are other amenities such as tennis courts, swimming pools and restaurants. Friendly and competitive tournaments are organized on a regular basis. If you still have a competitive streak in you, try joining one of the tournaments!

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Phoenix is the largest city in the state of Arizona and the sixth most populated city in the country. Located near the Sonoran desert, it is a beautiful place and vibrant place to live in, with mild winters and sub tropical desert weather whole year round.

Various housing options are available such as a landed home or condo. Whichever the neighborhood and whether you choose to live in downtown Phoenix or in the suburbs, there will be a suitable home for you and your family.

Luxury condos are a good choice in Phoenix. They may not be smaller than freehold homes and living in a luxury condo would mean you enjoy the same spaciousness while not having to do the maintenance work. A landed home at around the same price tag of a luxury home would likely

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Scottsdale is a modern and vibrant city in the state of Arizona with lots of late night partying, top rated dining, shopping, premiere golf and resort options. It is no wonder it was described by The New York Times as the "Desert version of Miami's South Beach".

About 16% of the acreage of the city is reserved for parks. There is a green belt which is open for activities such as hiking, biking and horseback riding.

Generally defined by its higher quality of life, it is also rated as one of the most livable places in the United States of America. With low crimes rates, stable housing market, employment rates lower than national average, convenient amenities, high graduation rates, mild winters and standardized test scores which were well above the

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The Stonegate community is situated in the Garden District of North Scottsdale. The community is surrounded by lush greenery and fantastic mountain scenery. The community and its surroundings provide an ideal environment for those looking for a luxurious lifestyle. For this reason, homes in Stonegate are typically priced on the high side. However, you will soon see that the prices are justifiable.

Sports and recreation

Any luxurious lifestyle is bound to include abundant sports and recreational activities. Residents are spoilt for choice when it comes to sporting activities. If you don't feel like leaving your home, you can always enjoy a relaxing morning swim from your very own private pool.

If you fancy golf, you can fill your daily schedule

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If you are an avid golfer looking for a luxury home with easy access to your favourite pastime, you should look no further than Desert Mountain living in Scottsdale, Arizona.

Desert Mountain is a luxury gated golf community located in the High Sonoran Desert area of North Scottsdale, Arizona.

There are a total of 32 communities with a large variety of golf courses and luxury homes. With homes ranging from 2-bedrooms to 6-bedrooms, and styles that appeal both to traditional and modern tastes, you will definitely be spoilt for choice. No matter the style and size, every home is extraordinarily charming.

With golf courses literally at your doorstep, you can enjoy your favourite pastime everyday without travelling far. Perhaps you will even make some

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Homes in Troon North are located on the Pinnacle Peak area of North Scottsdale, Arizona. This dry region is well known for its championship golf courses. The desert land provides ample opportunities for course designers to create fun, challenging, and award winning golf courses. The Troon North Golf Club has a lot to offer.

A quick visit to the Golf Club's official website reveals that the Club has two golf courses - the Monument Course and the Pinnacle Course. Web visitors can get a quick preview of the golf courses on the website. The course flyover slides provide an eagle's perspective on how the courses look like from above. Obstructions and hazards are clearly visible from the slides. A score card for each course is also available. Golfers can

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The city is a nice place to live in. However, at times, everyone needs a break from the busy city life.

When one thinks about a retreat, the idea of traveling overseas for a vacation comes to mind. That need not be the case. One doesn't need to travel out of the country to enjoy beauty and solitude. In fact, luxury living is just within the country.

For example, Gold Canyon, a well maintained city in Arizona, offers just that - beauty and solitude. It is located at the foothills of Superstition Mountain, where there is abundant public space for all sorts of activities such as hiking and biking.

The community is a small one, with just over 10,000 people residing in the city. Although Gold Canyon has a reputation of being an upscale neighborhood,

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Golf is a fun sport that is enjoyed by many. However, not everyone lives in a community that has a golf course. For many home owners, they believe that only the very wealthy can afford to live in a home that is near to a golf course. A house that is within walking distance to a championship golf course? That's prime real estate! Surely, that will cost quite a bit. Is that really true? Let's consider the options at Scottsdale DC Ranch.

Scottsdale is well known for its golf communities. In other words, there are numerous houses in the region that are near to a golf course. Residents get to enjoy the convenience of living near a golf club. But before you write off the dream of having a golfing lifestyle, keep and open mind and consider the factors below.

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Estrella Mountain Ranch is fast becoming a well known community. Its name is spreading due to its livability, it's amenities, and the availability of a wide range of homes.

The mountain ranch is situated in Goodyear, Arizona. Some people say that the community is a little secluded. But it is secluded for good reason. The residents of Estrella Mountain Ranch mostly enjoy living there because of it's resort like atmosphere and exclusivity. The community offers the perfect dwelling for those looking to have a change in the pace of life. Not everyone enjoys the city life. Some may have grown weary, others may have retired. These people are looking for a different lifestyle. Let's see what the Ranch has to offer.

Comprehensive amenities

The residents

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Short sales and foreclosures present exciting opportunities for investors to buy real estate at a bargain.

A foreclosure happens when a home owner fails to fill his or her mortgage obligations. In other words, the home owner cannot keep up with the mortgage payments. So the Bank steps in and the property is foreclosed.

After a property has been foreclosed, the Bank finds that it now has to face a new problem. The Bank doesn't want to own the property. The primary goal of the Bank is just to recover the debt. So it puts the property up for sale in the market. Typically, as the Bank would like a fast sale, the sale price falls short of the balance of debt. This is known as a short sale.

From the perspective of the home buyer, this is an

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Looking to enjoy your retirement years? Many retirees find themselves in a peculiar situation. They have retired but they still want to enjoy their retirement years. Perhaps staying in a community and play golf on a regular basis would be a good idea. Unfortunately, there is the common perception that golf communities can be costly to live in. Homes in such communities are expected to be priced sky high.

However, are you aware that there are communities in today's market that are built specifically for seniors? These are commonly known as adult communities (e.g. senior 55+ real estate). So what's the benefit of staying in an adult community?

First of all (and this is an obvious benefit), since this is an adult community, it means that residents of

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Luxury condos in old town Scottsdale offer services and facilities that are of the highest quality. Optima Camelview offers concierge services - something that you don't usually find in ordinary condos.

To keep yourself healthy at all times, you can make regular visits to the 24,000 square feet fitness center. In the fitness center, you will find outdoor and indoor pools, a luxurious spa as well as a basketball court. There are also restaurants and hair salons within the condo, to ensure that your personal needs are well taken care of.

So what does it really mean to live in a luxury condo in Scottsdale?


Start your day early with a leisurely morning swim. About 30 minutes of morning exercise will help burn those stubborn calories away.

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Looking for a golfing lifestyle in the desert area? Troon North Condos are well known for their affordability among golf enthusiasts. There are many different options that are available when it comes to housing within the golf community. But first, let's consider why these condos are so popular in the first place.

Golfing lifestyle

More and more young home owners aspire towards enjoying a golfing lifestyle. That means living in a community with golf courses, and being able to enjoy golf with like-minded individuals. Typically, golf courses are surrounded by private housing that are highly exclusive. They sit on many acres of land, and are owned by wealthy families. To own a gated luxury home may cost more than a million dollars - a price tag that

Listing information last updated on January 16th, 2018 at 10:33pm PST.