Why Should You Buy a Condo in Scottsdale, AZ?
If you’re currently looking to buy a condo in the Phoenix metro area for full-time or seasonal living, condos for sale in Scottsdale deserve consideration. Owning a condo in Scottsdale is a great way to enjoy the city’s excellent year-round weather, beautiful surroundings, exciting local culture, and numerous outdoor activities and attractions. Along with having the highest number of luxury and destination spas in the country, Scottsdale’s growing number of upscale restaurants, luxury shopping, trendy galleries, nationally recognized school system, and world-class golf have made it a popular destination for young professionals, families with kids, and retirees alike. Living in Scottsdale means never having to leave the city for anything. Condos real estate in Scottsdale runs the gamut from urban dwellings situated in the heart of things to finely-appointed luxury condos tucked away in exclusive golf course and waterfront communities. In order to find the perfect condo and amenities for your lifestyle and needs, buyers will want to partner with a qualified agent. Serving the local community since 1994, Cathy Carter is a luxury real estate specialist and one of the most experienced Scottsdale REALTORS® you will find. Intimately familiar with Scottsdale and the surrounding markets, Cathy has all the resources and information you need for making the best condo investment decision. Get the process started today by calling Cathy directly at (480) 459-8488 or you can get in touch with her here.
On our easy-to-use website, you can search the MLS for the most up-to-date condos for sale in Scottsdale. You’ll be able to save your search, create a free account, and receive notifications of new condo listings that match your specific home criteria - delivered directly to your email. Also, be sure to scroll down below to learn more about condos real estate in Scottsdale, current market trends, and the Scottsdale lifestyle:
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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 condos for sale in Scottsdale, please contact top Scottsdale REALTOR® - Cathy Carter, specializing in luxury condos and single-family homes.
More About Scottsdale Real Estate and Market Trends
The Scottsdale market is very hot right now and with home values and home prices only going up, now is the ideal time to buy and take advantage of current condo market prices. Just over the last year, Scottsdale home values increased by 4.5% and real estate industry experts they will rise another 2.6% within the next year. The median price of recent homes sold in Scottsdale is $378,500. Below are the median sold prices for homes in Scottsdale over the past 5 years:
- December 2015: $274K
- December 2016: $282K
- December 2017: $319K
- December 2018: $361K
- November 2019: $378K
As one of the top Scottsdale REALTORS®, Cathy Carter keeps her finger on the pulse of the local market at all times and is the first to know when new condos become available, ensuring that her buyers have access to the best properties and securing an offer. Cathy can provide you with detailed, accurate information that goes well beyond what you’ll find searching the MLS. As a local expert, Cathy can help educate you on the different neighborhoods and condo communities, HOAS, schools, surrounding area amenities & attractions, and so much more. Get started on finding your dream home today by calling Cathy directly at (480) 459-8488 or you can get in touch with her by email.
Living in Scottsdale, AZ
A move to Scottsdale, AZ promises abundant amenities from vibrant outdoor activities to a thriving downtown and waterfront. Home to nearly 220,000 people, Scottsdale is a city known for offering excellent quality of life. With the fourth-most AAA Four-Diamond hotels in the U.S., Scottsdale’s hotels, spas, and other tourism businesses make up a large portion of the local economy. Scottsdale is also home to a branch of the Mayo Clinic. The city is host to several highly-attended annual events including the Phoenix Open Golf Tournament, the Barrett-Jackson Auto Show, and the Scottsdale International Film Festival, just to name a few.
Scottsdale is loosely divided into four areas, which include South Scottsdale, Old Town (Downtown) Scottsdale, Central Scottsdale (Shea Corridor), and North Scottsdale. Old Town features a variety of boutique shopping, restaurants, nightlife venues and is home to a number of galleries as well as the Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art and Scottsdale's Museum of the West. Also located downtown is the upscale Scottsdale Fashion Square Mall featuring major retail anchors like Neiman Marcus, Nordstrom, Dillard’s and Barney’s New York.
North Scottsdale is where you will find the majority of luxury homes, many of which are priced at over 5 million. Scottsdale’s Shea Corridor has some of the most desirable residential areas in the Phoenix metro area such as Gainey Ranch and McCormick Ranch. A large portion of Scottsdale Road in the Shea Corridor has been dubbed the "Resort Corridor" due to the many upscale resorts that line the street. South Scottsdale is home to the ASU Scottsdale Innovation Center, SkySong, one of the premier economic engines in the Phoenix metro area.
Scottsdale school districts include Scottsdale Unified School District and Paradise Valley Unified School district, both of which are ranked among the top districts in the state. U.S. News and World Report ranked Charter BASIS High School in Scottsdale as one of the top 10 high schools in the country. Scottsdale is also home to an outstanding community college and offers close proximity to Arizona State University (5.37 miles).
Scottsdale offers numerous outdoor activities that can be enjoyed year-round. The city maintains 16 community parks, 25 neighborhood parks, 4 aquatic centers, 45 miles of paved paths for walkers and cyclists, and another 115 miles of non-motorized trails. McDowell Sonoran Preserve offers up 30,000 acres of lush desert environment attached to a national forest and over 120 miles of trails. Pinnacle Peak Park features a moderate out-and-back trail through the pristine Sonoran Desert environment and is a local favorite for hiking, horseback riding, and rock climbing. For golf enthusiasts, Scottsdale has over 50 top-rated courses with more than 150 additional courses within easy driving distance.
Scottsdale’s free trolley system connects with Valley Metro's transit system, providing easy access to the greater Phoenix metro area. Scottsdale Municipal Airport is a single-runway airport located in North Scottsdale used primarily for corporate and transient aviation traffic and is one of the busiest single-runway airports in the country. The closest major airport is Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, which is located about 14 miles of the center of Scottsdale.
Partner with One of the Highest-Rated Scottsdale REALTORS® - Cathy Carter
Whether you’re interested in condos for sale in Scottsdale or its time to list your current property, experience matters most in a changing market. Offering over 25 years of local experience working with homebuyers and sellers, Cathy Carter provides the kind of knowledge, skills, dedication, and personalized service you need and deserve.
As your personal agent, Cathy will protect your interests and advocate for you and do whatever is necessary to ensure a smooth and successful transaction. To find out more about buying or selling condos real estate in Scottsdale, 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