Desert Highlands Homes for Sale

Located in Scottsdale AZ, Desert Highlands sets the standard for all other golf course communities in the state, as it was the very first community in Arizona to be built around a country club. This is a naturally beautiful and environmentally friendly place to live. Desert Highlands homes for sale are spread across 850 acres of land and have been designed to harmonize with the natural landscape, yet each exudes its own distinct style. In addition to gorgeous surroundings and homes, there is plenty to do both within and nearby this amazing community.

desert-highlands-homes-for-saleLifestyle and Amenities of Desert Highlands Community

Those residing in Desert Highlands enjoy immediate access to the Desert Highlands Golf Club. This premier club features a championship course designed by Jack Nicklaus’ development group. Membership to this private club is restricted to residents, as membership is automatic with ownership of Desert Highlands real estate. Members can also enjoy a thirteen grass and hard surface tennis court complex and a 7,000 square foot fitness and wellness center. In addition, jogging and walking trails meander throughout the community.

Desert Highlands homes are ideally located near many conveniences and attractions. The community is 15 minutes away from the Loop 101 Freeway, 20 minutes away from the Scottsdale Airport, 45 minutes away from the Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, and 9 miles away from the Scottsdale Healthcare Thompson Peak Hospital.

Numerous shopping and dining options are also in close proximity, from major retailers and one-of-a-kind boutiques, to casual eateries and upscale restaurants. Popular destinations include Old Town Scottsdale, the neighboring community of Carefree, and downtown Phoenix’s cultural district.

Students living in Desert Highlands receive a fantastic education from the Cave Creek Unified School District. The nearest schools include Desert Sun Academy, Sonoran Trails Middle School, and Cactus Shadows High School.

Desert Highlands homes for sale are primarily custom built. However there are 2 semi-custom neighborhoods within the community (The Heights and the Hillside Villa Estates) and a few vacant lots for sale as well. The homes here are idyllically set against a stunning backdrop of  the surrounding Sonoran Desert combined with Pinnacle Peak Mountain views. Current home prices range from the low $700,000’s to well over $4 million.

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