McDowell Mountain Ranch is a sprawling masterplanned community nestled in the foothills of the McDowell Mountains in North Scottsdale AZ.
McDowell Mountain Ranch captures the serenity of the mountains and meets the Sonoran natural desert perfectly sitting at the equator of this natural beauty.
This 3,200 acre development has been a model for other residential developments throughout Arizona. McDowell Mountain Ranch incorporates all the amenities of an active Arizona lifestyle while ensuring the preservation of the natural landscaping surrounding it. Just blocks north of McDowell Mountain Ranch, sits the McDowell Sonoran preserve which provides the residents with a 900-acre hiking and outdoor recreation area.
McDowell Mountain Ranch community was open to the public in 1995 and is made up of 26 neighborhoods, built by 14 different builders, and 4,000 single family homes. The developers spent over $100,000,000 alone on just community infrastructure to include site improvements such as two community centers, two heated pools and spas, paved and natural walking trails, children’s playgrounds, picnic and green space areas, and tennis and basketball courts. Furthermore, there is an extensive social calendar with children’s activities, community wide events, and formed clubs encompassing many different groups of interest.
McDowell Mountain Ranch also has within it, a public library, middle school campus (Desert Canyon Middle School), Sanctuary Golf Course, Westworld, and a public aquatic center complete with an Olympic size pool. The Sanctuary Golf Course was designed by acclaimed course architect Randy Heckenkemper. A desert course, the Sanctuary is only one of 17 golf courses in the entire world to attain the prestigious Audubon Signature Status. It is complete with five sets of tees for every hole.
McDowell Mountain Ranch homes range from starter single family homes just over 1,000 square feet up to large custom homes within the guard gated neighborhood of 100 Hills. McDowell Mountain Ranch also offers luxury townhomes for the buyer who wants very little to no maintenance. Homes in McDowell Mountain Ranch sell quickly as this is a very popular location in Scottsdale, AZ. Popular neighborhoods in McDowell Mountain Ranch are Sienna Canyon, The Retreat, The Terraces, The Villas, Sonoran Estates, Sonoran Fairways, and The Overlook.
Let Jeff Fisher of Remax Fine Properties assist you in your McDowell Mountain Ranch real estate search. I represent both sellers and buyers for all homes in McDowell Mountain Ranch Scottsdale, AZ. From a basic, single story property to a custom estate, trust me to ensure your buying or selling goals are met.
Jeff@arizonasrealty.com or call 602-531-0435.