Discover Arizona Luxury Homes for Sale
Homebuyers interested in Arizona luxury real estate will want to explore Phoenix, Scottsdale, and the surrounding Southeast Valley communities of Chandler, Gilbert, Mesa, Queen Creek, and Ahwatukee. Greater Phoenix offers diversity in culture and the arts, an eclectic array of local and international cuisine, fabulous shopping destinations, an abundance of outdoor recreation opportunities, over 200 golf courses, 4 major sports teams, and several nationally-recognized school districts. The region’s growing economy, amazing weather, Sonoran desert natural beauty, and concentration of Arizona luxury homes for sale make it the ultimate destination to live and buy a home. On our website, you can view available luxury homes in the Phoenix Metro area (listings updated daily from the MLS), search detailed luxury real estate information, save your search, receive custom email notifications when a new luxury property is listed for sale, and access current market data. For more information about Arizona luxury homes for sale or to sell your current luxury property, please contact Cathy Carter, a top-rated REALTOR® in Arizona specializing in luxury real estate in Phoenix, Scottsdale, and Southeast Valley. Feel free to call Cathy directly at (480) 459-8488 or you can get in touch with her here.
Be sure to scroll down below to search the MLS for Arizona luxury homes for sale and learn more about the benefits of living in the Phoenix metro area:
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If you would like to schedule a private showing or would like more information about any of the above listings for Arizona luxury homes for sale, please contact Cathy Carter - specializing in luxury real estate in Phoenix and the East Valley.
As a licensed, professional REALTOR® in Arizona, Cathy Carter keeps her eye on the Phoenix metro area market at all times and is the first to know when new inventory becomes available - ensuring that her buyers have access to the most valuable properties and securing an offer. Cathy can help educate you about the different neighborhoods and communities, the types of homes and features and offered, school districts, surrounding area amenities, nearby attractions, local community developments, and so much more.
Whether you are interested in well-appointed luxury condos, homes tucked away in private gated communities for extra privacy and security, gorgeous homes situated within exclusive golf course or waterfront communities, or sprawling luxury estates with breathtaking views, Cathy has the experience, knowledge, and resources to help you find the home of your dreams.
The Benefits of Living in the Phoenix Metro Area, Arizona
The Phoenix area is known for its year-round warm weather and sunshine, exciting local culture and attractions, numerous championship golf courses, and host to major events like the Waste Management Phoenix Open, Cactus League spring training baseball, the Barret Jackson Auto Show, and numerous other events held throughout the year. Phoenix and the East Valley have become a hub of commercial activity in the southwest as more and more businesses are choosing to relocate to the area from other parts of the country.
Health care, manufacturing, and financial services are all solidly growing industries in the region. Technology and bioscience also major economic drivers. Fortune 500/1000 companies based or having major operations in the Phoenix area include Avnet, Freeport-McMoRan, Republic Services, PetSmart, Apollo Group, Insight Enterprises, ON Semiconductor, Pinnacle West Capital Corporation, Amkor Technology, Swift Transportation, and First Solar.
Art and culture abound in the Valley of the Sun. The downtown Phoenix art scene has seen major development over the past decade, and dozens of museums span the valley including the Phoenix Art Museum, Arizona Capitol Museum, Arizona Military Museum, Hall of Flame Firefighting Museum, the Pueblo Grande Museum and Cultural Park, Children's Museum of Phoenix, Arizona Science Center, and the Heard Museum.
Popular performing arts venues include the Phoenix Symphony Hall, Arizona Opera, and Ballet Arizona, Orpheum Theatre, Dorrance Theater, and Herberger Theater Center. Concerts can be attended at Talking Stick Resort Arena and Comerica Theatre in downtown Phoenix, and Gammage Auditorium in Tempe (the last public building designed by Frank Lloyd Wright). The Mesa Arts Center in Mesa supports regular independent musical and theater performances.
The Phoenix area provides an abundance of shopping opportunities with chic boutiques, high-end shopping malls, outdoor lifestyle centers, and designer outlet malls. Some of the most popular shopping destinations in the region include Uptown Plaza (Central Phoenix), Biltmore Fashion Park and Kierland Commons (Phoenix); Scottsdale Fashion Square (Scottsdale), Chandler Fashion Center mall and Phoenix Premium Outlets (Chandler); the outdoor Santan Village lifestyle center (Gilbert); and Tempe Marketplace and Arizona Mills Outlet Mall (Tempe), "Foodies" will discover exceptional dining options in Phoenix and the East Valley from classic comfort food to ethnic cuisine to five-star restaurants too numerous to count.
For parents with school-age children, Phoenix is home to 325 public schools in 30 school districts along with more than 200 charter and private schools. Use the links below to find additional information on school locations, districts, websites, and attendance boundary maps:
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The Phoenix East Valley has several nationally-recognized school districts filled with top-rated schools, including Chandler Unified School District, Gilbert Unified School District, Kyrene School District, Higley Unified School District, Tempe Union High School District, and Mesa Unified School District, which is the largest district in Arizona. Under Arizona’s open-enrollment law, children can attend other schools within the district or in another district by applying to that school, so families can be confident their child is receiving the best possible education.
The Greater Phoenix area offers plenty of outdoor recreational opportunities for all age groups. Hiking, biking, climbing, horseback riding, and golfing are among the most popular activities, which can be enjoyed year-round. Camelback Mountain Echo Canyon Recreation Area is a local landmark and a popular hiking destination that offers spectacular city and desert views. South Mountain Park & Preserve, the largest municipal park in the country, includes over 51 miles of trails for horseback riding, hiking, and mountain biking for all ability levels.
McDowell Mountain Regional Park offers spectacular views and features more than 21,000 acres of pristine desert, with miles of hiking, biking, and horseback riding trails. Salt River also provides plenty of recreational fun with bike paths and picnic areas that surround the lake. Known throughout the world for the best in desert golf, the Phoenix metro area is home to 200 public, private, resort, municipal, and executive golf course destinations to accommodate all skill levels from expert to novice.
Sports fans have the opportunity to watch professional basketball, football, hockey, and baseball teams, as well as offseason spring training games held in the Phoenix metro area. Phoenix is one of only 13 U.S. cities to have representatives of all four major professional sports leagues. It’s also the only city in the nation to host an entire spring-training league for MLB - the Cactus League. Other major sporting teams/events in the Phoenix metro area include PGA and LPGA golf, NASCAR and NHRA racing, and major marathons.
The Pristine Troon North Golf Course in Phoenix
One of the top destinations for golf in the country, the Phoenix area is home to 200 golf courses. Top-rated Phoenix-area courses such as Troon North and We-Ko-Pa occupy desert landscapes while Raven Golf Club features more than 6,000 mature pine trees along its lush fairways. Other great golf clubs like Arizona Biltmore, Boulders, and Gainey Ranch are part of opulent resorts where golfers can indulge themselves with a post-round spa treatment. Here is a list of the top 35 golf courses located in Greater Phoenix, including the level of difficulty, awe factor, value/bang for your buck, course layout, service, and proximity to restaurants and activities. Phoenix is also home to some of the biggest golf tours and events in the country such as the annual Waste Management Phoenix Open, also known as the "people's open," and the "greatest show on grass.”
Public transportation in the Phoenix area is provided by Valley Metro, which includes trains, buses, and a rideshare program. The Valley Metro Rail is a 20-mile light rail that runs through north-central Phoenix, downtown, and eastward through Tempe and Mesa. However, depending on where you choose to live in the Phoenix metro area, you’ll most likely need a car to get around. The Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport serves more than 100 cities with non-stop flights and over 1000 flights per day.
Why You Should Partner with Top-rated REALTOR® in Arizona - Cathy Carter
From first-time homebuyers to multi-million dollar investors, Cathy continually strives to provide top quality service for her clients. With access to the most up-to-date MLS listings for luxury properties across the Valley, Cathy is able to match your lifestyle needs with the perfect home. She would love to speak with you to discuss the type of home you are looking for and answer any questions you may have.
If you are ready to list your luxury property, Cathy has the experience and skills to handle the sale and marketing of your home for the best possible results. Cathy employs the latest technology to deliver massive exposure for your home to drive responses from qualified buyers. She also partners with the most talented luxury home stagers to ensure that your home is thoughtfully staged to showcase its luxurious, high-end features and amenities. With over 25 years of local real estate experience, Cathy provides the kind of knowledge, dedication, and expertise you need and deserve when buying or selling Arizona luxury real estate.
Cathy will protect your interests, advocate for you, and go above and beyond to ensure a smooth and successful transaction. If you or someone you know is interested in buying or selling Arizona luxury real estate in the Phoenix metro area, please contact Cathy today at (480) 459-8488 or you can reach her here.
CATHY CARTER, ABR, CRS, CDPE
RE/MAX Alliance Group
725 W. Elliot Rd., Suite 111
Gilbert, AZ. 85233