Cactus Corridor homes are located in the Catcus Corridor area of central Scottsdale. The area boundaries are not clearly defined but are generally noted as homes between Pima and Frank Lloyd Wright Boulevard and Thunderbird and Shea Boulevard. This wonderful development typically consists of lower density homes with large lots that can range just under an acre to 2+. You will notice that a lot of the properties available in this area will have large front yards and the homes will be set back from the street for added safety in case you've got a family or pets. To get a clearer picture of what you can expect, the best thing to do is look at the actual listings.

9845 E Cactus Road

This luxurious property comes in at just under $10 million and consists of five bedrooms and seven full baths with right at 7,700 square feet of heated living space on 3.63 acres. The lawn has been well maintained and adds to the allure of this landmark property. With a gated home security system, you'll always be safe and private from the outside world. There are also facilities for horse breeding, boarding, training, and riding, and tons of other amenities that you will have to see to believe.

9870 E Jenan Drive

Yet another luxury property in the Cactus Corridor, this gorgeous home can be yours for just $2.75 million, which is a steal when you consider everything that comes with it. For example, there are four bedrooms and four and a half full baths across an expanse of 5,132 square feet of heated living space on 2.31 acres. Completely remodeled from head to toe with every upgrade imaginable, the house has beautiful stained concrete floors throughout and a gourmet chef's kitchen that boasts professional stainless steel appliances including a Dacor gas cooktop, dual ovens, granite countertops and a breakfast bar overlooking its resort style backyard and spacious guest house. Other perks include a sparkling pool and built-in BBQ.

9623 E Desert Cove Avenue

For less than $1 million - $925,000 to be exact - the property at this location will make a fantastic home for any young family or retiree. With five bedrooms and three and a half baths, there is plenty of room for entertaining guests as well. Square footage is at 4,141 on less than an acre. Other perks include: lush landscaping and space to put in a tennis or volleyball court, stunning mountain views on the view deck, and room for six cars and a RV. It's also close to award-winning schools, shopping and restaurants.

And keep in mind, the above selections are only a sampling of what you'll find here. With everything the Cactus Corridor has to recommend it, why would you want to live anywhere else?