Carefree AZ Homes for Sale

Homes for Sale & Real Estate in Carefree AZ

The scenic and beautiful Town of Carefree is located in Maricopa County, Arizona - bordered by Scottsdale to the south and Cave Creek to the west.  Characterized as an upscale residential area in the high Sonoran Desert, the 8.9-square mile town was conceived in the mid-1950s by business partners K.T. Palmer and Tom Darlington as a master-planned community. Carefree was incorporated in 1984, and has been affectionately named "The Best Little Town in Arizona."  The Zip codes for Carefree AZ homes for sale & real estate include  85262, 85377, 85331, and 85337.

CATHY CARTER, LICENSED REALTOR® – SERVING Carefree, Scottsdale and the EAST VALLEY - CALL TODAY! 480.459.8488

Breathtaking views and a unique desert mountain setting set the tone for the relaxed, laid back lifestyle that Carefree offers - away from the crowded and busy housing developments of other outlying areas. The culture of Carefree centers around the preservation of the desert landscape, which attracts those who want a slower pace of life. The Carefree AZ real estate market offers home buyers a diverse assortment of residential options including a wide range of pricing and community types to choose from.  You'll find condos and townhomes, homes in exclusive, gated communities,  multi-million dollar luxury estate homes, new construction homes, golf course homes,  single-family homes in affordable subdivisions, 55+ active-adult communities, and more!  Read more about Carefree homes for sale & lifestyle!...

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Carefree AZ Homes for Sale


If you would like to set up a private showing or would like more information about any of these homes for sale in Carefree AZ, please contact Cathy Carter, REALTOR® today!  480.459.8488.  Cathy is a highly dedicated real estate agent with years of experience, specializing in newer homes and luxury real estate properties. 


Carefree Real Estate & Lifestyle 

The Town of Carefree is home to a 35-foot tall and 90 feet in diameter, Sundial landmark, which sits downtown along Easy Street within the Carefree Desert Gardens.  Designed by architect Joe Wong and solar engineer John Yellott, the Carefree Sundial was completed in 1959, and is the largest sundial in the country and third-largest in the Western Hemisphere. 

Residents of Carefree enjoy downtown East Street, boutique shopping, a variety of great restaurants, art galleries, the Desert Gardens, art and cultural festivals, world-class golfing, desert hiking adventures, beautiful, architecturally-designed homes, scenic high-desert landscape, a wide variety of outdoor activities, and more.  The Town of Carefree is adjacent to many scenic lakes in the surrounding area, providing water skiing, fishing, and camping enjoyment. 

For avid golfers, Carefree is adjacent to over 20 world-class golf courses in the area.  Local courses include Club Terravita Golf Course, DC Ranch Golf Course, Desert Forest Golf Club, Desert Mountain Golf Course, Dove Valley Golf Course, Grayhawk Golf Club, Rancho Manana Golf Course, Tatum Ranch Golf Course, and The Boulders North & South Golf Courses. 

"A jewel in the desert," Carefree has it all - located just 30 minutes north of Phoenix and Scottsdale!

CATHY CARTER, LICENSED REALTOR® – SERVING Carefree, Scottsdale and the EAST VALLEY - CALL TODAY! 480.459.8488

Cathy can help educate you on the best neighborhoods as well as help you evaluate the features, benefits, and amenities of your favorite choices.  In some cases, she can also make you aware of homes that are not even on the market and arrange private showings.  Whether you’re searching for your “dream home” or planning on selling your existing home, Cathy Carter, licensed REALTOR®, can help!  Along with her professional, friendly team, Cathy offers two decades of experience assisting home buyers and sellers achieve their real estate goals.  A highly-regarded East Valley real estate agent, Cathy knows the local market like the back of her hand!  She cares about your goals, wants to help you accomplish them, and has the professional expertise and skills necessary to facilitate a smooth transaction! 

Please give Cathy Carter, Licensed REALTOR® a call at 480-459-8488, or fill out the online contact form, and she will be more than happy to answer any questions you may have!

2450 S. Arizona Ave, Suite 1
Chandler, Arizona 85286
Cell: 480-459-8488
Toll-Free: 800-519-5578

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