Estancia real estate is a private gated community located in North Scottsdale Arizona, north of Pinnacle Peak Mountain. There are approximately 267 homes in Estancia on 640 acres. There are two subdivisions in this community both with homes for sale. One is referred to as the Custom Homes of Estancia and the other is called Homes of Lascala. Estancia is considered to be some of the best real estate in all of Scottsdale. The landscape is gorgeous with boulders and cactus. Despite its desert location, Estancia is an extremely lush environment with beautiful mountains in the background.
The area of north Scottsdale Arizona in which Estancia real estate is based also offers a great deal of convenience. A variety of stores and restaurants are only a 5-minute drive for owners of Estancia homes. Of course, all of the various things to do in Scottsdale, Arizona are also only a short drive away.
The Homes of La Scala consist of 39 villas with a European design. Prices begin at about 1.2 million and the prices for custom homes are about $2 million. Estates range from 2,500 square feet to 12,000 square feet. Costs range to over $6 million. There are also 223 custom home sites that range from half an acre to 2 acres.
Estancia offers desert southwest style or an old Italy style architecture. The bottom line is that Estancia properties are custom designed and there is a great deal of versatility. These remarkable luxury homes are specially designed to truly show off the beauty of the desert and smoothly incorporate outdoor living into their design.
While Estancia real estate is popular amongst couples and baby boomers, there are also many families in the area. Children who live in Estancia homes can attend Desert Sun Elementary, Desert Arroyo Middle School, and Cactus Shadows High School.
The golf course at Estancia has received various commendations. For example, in 1996, Golf Magazine called Estancia the “Best New Private course.” It has also been named as being one of the 100 greatest courses in the world! Tom Fazio designed the golf course and it is a members only club.
Another highlight of the Estancia community is the Clubhouse, which offers private dining, a grill, a full fitness center, swimming pool and tennis. Owners of Estancia homes will find that recreational activities are pretty unlimited as Estancia is also conveniently located to a wide variety of hiking trails as Estancia is conveniently located to Mc Dowell Mountain Regional Park and Tonto National Forest.