Desert Mountain allows its members to enjoy luxury real estate and ample amenities for recreation. In fact, Desert Mountain real estate is considered to be one of the finest residential communities in the world. This gated community is located in North Scottsdale Arizona and covers 8,000 acres. This area is on the border of Cave Creek Real Estate and Carefree Real Estate, which offer a wide variety of activities and events. Elevations for the region ranges from 2,500 feet to as high as 4,800 feet.
Desert Mountain homes take advantage of a beautiful natural setting that offers mountain views as well as glimpses of lights from the city. These exclusive homes offer privacy as well as impressive amenities.
In 2000, the Robb Report called Desert Mountain, one of the “World’s Best Golf Communities.” Desert Mountain real estate, which includes condos for sale, townhomes and even some foreclosures, has 6 championships Jack Nicklaus golf courses. The newest course, The Outlaw Course, opened in 2003. The other courses include Renegade, Cochise, Geronimo, Apache, Chiricahua. Each course offers challenges for all levels of golfers. You will see rolling fairways as well as sharp elevations.
Buyers of Desert Mountain homes have the option of purchasing land or an existing home. Lot prices start in the in the low $300,000s. Desert Mountain real estate ranges between $700,000 and $7 million.
There are a wide variety of top-notch amenities available within the Desert Mountain community. There is a world class tennis complex as well as 6 clubhouses. Desert Mountain Club’s Spa & Fitness Center has state of the art equipment including the latest Cybex cardio equipment. There are also a wide variety of spa services including massage therapy and facials. Desert Mountain even publishes a glossy magazine called Inside Desert Mountain. The magazine details the good life that those who own Desert Mountain homes enjoy.
When it comes to tennis, Desert Mountain truly excels. There is a stadium grass court, which is the only one in all of Arizona. There are also 5 clay courts and 3 hard courts. The tennis courses, which are thoughtfully set amongst the area’s natural beauty, are award winners too. For example, the Desert Mountain Tennis Center won “Court of the Year” from Tennis Industry Magazine.
Desert Mountain also has a variety of organized activities and social events. There is a Youth Activity center that caters to kids. There are also “Signature” events throughout the year including live music, wine tastings, and art shows. Children who live in Desert Mountain homes will attend the Deer Valley Unified School district.