Communities in Scottsdale, AZ

Desert Mountain is a luxury country club in North Scottsdale featuring seven golf courses. There are six Jack Nicklaus Signature golf courses and a seventh short golf course. With seven courses to choose from, you can play a different course every day.

Members also enjoy seven luxury clubhouses, restaurants, two pools, a fantastic tennis center with grass, clay and hard courts, an extensive fitness center and a relaxing spa. Desert Mountain homes range from affordable cottages to luxury custom estates.

Troon is a luxury community in North Scottsdale nestled against Troon mountain. It is made up of several communities with semi-custom and custom homes. Most of the homes in Troon Village are gated. The Troon Country Club is a private golf club with optional memberships for residents. It features a 18 hole golf course, tennis center, fine dining, a swimming pool, fitness center and a full calendar of social activities.

Estancia is a luxury Scottsdale golf community, nestled at the base of Pinnacle Peak. Estancia offers a unique blend of beautiful homes in an awe-inspiring setting. It is a luxury lifestyle within a vibrant and active community. The Estancia Golf Club is the heart of the community. It is a private club featuring an award-winning golf course, an exquisite clubhouse with fine dining, tennis, pickleball, lavish locker rooms, and a renovated fitness center. The homes in Estancia include comfortable villas up to magnificent estates. Many homes feature views of the lush golf course, rugged boulders of Pinnacle Peak, or city lights.

Gainey Ranch is a guard gated luxury golf community spread over 560 acres in Scottsdale. Gainey Ranch is divided into 19 individual neighborhoods with over 1000 homes in total. Gainey Ranch real estate includes condos, town homes, patio homes, luxury homes and large custom estates. The Hyatt Regency Gainey Ranch is part of the community and adds a distinct resort atmosphere to the area. The heart of the community is the Gainey Ranch Golf Course. It is an award winning 27 hole golf course with three 9 hole golf courses – The Lakes, The Dunes and The Arroyo. The Gainey Ranch Golf Course is a private golf club exclusively for the use of members and Hyatt Regency guests. Gainey is conveniently located in central Scottsdale and is close to all of the shopping and dining of the Scottsdale Road corridor and Paradise Valley.

Ancala is a guard gated community in North East Scottsdale. Ancala has 542 homes on 850 acres. Ancala is nestled into the McDowell Mountains and is known for its fantastic mountain views. Several Ancala homes have golf course, mountain and city light views. The heart of Ancala is the Ancala Country Club. It is a private club for members only with an 18 hole championship golf course, private dining, tennis courts, pool and a full fitness center. Ancala is conveniently located just minutes from the 101 freeway and all of the amenities of Scottsdale.

Windgate Ranch is a gated luxury community in North Scottsdale at the base of the McDowell Mountains. All homes in Windgate Ranch are semi-custom and were built by Toll Brothers. The community is best known for its extensive community facilities. The 10,000 sq ft community center at Windgate Ranch features three resort style pools with cabanas, three hot tubs, a high tech teen clubhouse with video game systems, basketball court, two tennis courts and a sand volleyball court. Many homes in Windgate Ranch have inviting courtyards and romantic balconies reminiscent of Spanish haciendas. The community has a casual elegance to fit today’s upscale Scottsdale lifestyle.

Windgate Ranch is located directly across from the new mountain preserve in Scottsdale. This gives community residents easy access to miles of hiking trails and equestrian trails in the mountain preserve. Windgate Ranch is also conveniently located close to the 101 providing a quick commute to anywhere in the Valley. Windgate Ranch homes are within minutes of all of the dining and shopping at DC Ranch Marketplace, Kierland Commons, Desert Ridge Marketplace and Scottsdale Fashion Square

DC Ranch is a luxury community in North Scottsdale with a reputation for offering a upscale lifestyle. DC Ranch homes for sale include townhomes, semi-custom homes and large custom estates. DC Ranch offers its residents two pools, basketball courts, tennis courts, play parks, a small fitness center and a community calendar full of events. This exclusive community also features the DC Ranch Country Club which is optional for all residents.

Scottsdale Ranch is a 1118-acre lakefront community located in prestigious North Scottsdale. Made up of 40 different subdivisions and nearly 4,000 homes, this diverse community offers a wide variety of real estate options to suit any home buyer’s needs. Scottsdale Ranch offers condos, patio homes, single-family homes and spacious lakefront estates. This vast community is built around Lake Serena. It is a 42-acre man-made lake designed for fishing, boating or simply enjoying the view of the sparkling water. Many of the waterfront homes have personal boat docks. Apart from the lake, residents have access to a 3,500-square-foot Community Center and a massive park with tennis, racquetball and basketball courts, softball fields, a soccer field and shaded picnic ramadas. At the heart of the community are the Via Linda Senior Center, the Boys and Girls Club and Laguna Elementary School. There is also shopping conveniently located within the community.

Kierland is a large master planned community on the border of Phoenix and Scottsdale. At the heart of the community is the Westin Kierland Resort and the Kierland Golf Club. The golf club is one of the most prestigious public courses in Scottsdale and offers 27 holes of play. The Kierland Commons shopping center is a great amenity for residents. It has an abundance of upscale dining and shopping options. Homes in Kierland have the advantage of having Phoenix taxes with a Scottsdale address. 85254 is called the “magic zip code” for having the best of all worlds. Kierland real estate choices include golf view condos to spacious homes.

Grayhawk is a large luxury community that offers an active, upscale lifestyle in the heart of North Scottsdale. Most of the homes in Grayhawk are guard gated and many have golf or mountain views. There is an abundance of community amenities in Grayhawk including multiple playgrounds, parks, tennis courts, basketball courts, the Boys and Girls Club, and community swimming pools. Grayhawk also has an extensive trail system with over 30 miles of walking or biking trails perfect for enjoying the Arizona weather. Many home buyers are attracted to Grayhawk for its excellent public and private schools. Grayhawk features the Grayhawk Golf Club with two 18-hole championship golf courses – The Raptor and The Talon. They are two of the most prestigious public golf courses in Arizona. The restaurants at the clubhouse are Phil’s Grill and Quill Creek Cafe which have some of the best views in all of Scottsdale. Grayhawk residents also enjoy easy access to the best dining and shopping in Scottsdale. Kierland Commons and Scottsdale Quarter are just minutes away. Grayhawk real estate options include affordable condos to multi-million dollar golf view homes

Terravita is a guard-gated golf community in North Scottsdale. There are 23 individual neighborhoods in Terravita with a total of 1,380 homes. Terravita includes everything from affordable patio homes to luxury golf homes. The homes range from 1,500 to 3,800 square feet. All homeowners are required to join the Terravita Country Club as a social member. It features a newly renovated clubhouse with a heated pool, hot tub, lighted tennis courts and meeting rooms.  Membership to the golf club is optional for residents. Many of the homes in Terravita have beautiful views of the golf course and mountains. It is the perfect location for a retirement or winter home in Scottsdale.

McDowell Mountain Ranch is a large community in North Scottsdale at the base of the McDowell Mountains covering 3200 acres. McDowell Mountain Ranch is perfect for active families. McDowell Mountain Ranch amenities include the community center with two heated pool, playgrounds, parks, tennis courts and miles of walking or bike trails. It is also home to the new McDowell Mountain Ranch Aquatic Center, the Arabian Library and next to the McDowell Sonoran Preserve. The community is conveniently located just a minute from the 101 freeway. McDowell Mountain Ranch is made up of 26 neighborhoods, built by 14 different builders and has over 4,000 homes.