Discover Real Estate for Sale in Ahwatukee & Lifestyle

The southernmost pocket of Phoenix, Ahwatukee is situated at the base of South Mountain Park, the largest municipal park in the United States, stretching out along the community’s northern border. Because Ahwatukee is nestled so closely to the surrounding mountains, it gives the feel of an independent city. Set amidst rugged natural beauty, real estate for sale in Ahwatukee offers a friendly, small-town lifestyle along with the amenities of a major metropolis nearby. Buyers will discover a wide range of homes in Ahwatukee for sale from low-maintenance condos/townhomes, single-family homes in a quiet neighborhood, beautiful homes tucked away in exclusive golf course and lake communities to sprawling luxury estates nestled in the foothills with breathtaking views. With so many choices, it's imperative that buyers partner with a qualified agent who can help them navigate the local market and secure an offer. Cathy Carter is a luxury home specialist and top REALTOR® in Ahwatukee with over two decades of experience assisting buyers and sellers. Uniquely qualified, Cathy can provide you with all the resources and information you need for making the best home purchase decision. Allow Cathy to streamline your home search by curating a list of available homes for sale in Ahwatukee that best match your specific wants and needs. Get the process started today by giving Cathy a call at (480) 459-8488 (direct cell) or get in touch with her here to schedule an appointment at your earliest convenience.

Explore the MLS for most up-to-date listings on homes in Ahwatukee for sale below, and learn more about real estate for sale in Ahwatukee and living in this charming urban village of Phoenix:

Homes in Ahwatukee for Sale

Ahwatukee Homes For Sale

If you would like to set up a private showing or would like more information about any of the homes in Ahwatukee for sale above, please contact Cathy Carter, the best REALTOR® in Ahwatukee you will find - specializing in newer homes and luxury real estate.

More About Real Estate For Sale in Ahwatukee

The Ahwatukee market continues to remain strong. With home values and home prices on the rise, now is the time to buy and take advantage of still-affordable real estate for sale in Ahwatukee. Over the last 12 months, home values increased by 5.2% and real estate industry experts predict they will increase by 2.4% within the year. The median price for currently listed homes in Ahwatukee for sale is $365,000. As a licensed professional REALTOR® in Ahwatukee, Cathy Carter stays a step ahead of the local market at all times and is aware of new inventory as soon as it becomes available, ensuring that her buyers have access to the most valuable homes and securing an order.

Offering over 20 years of experience, Cathy knows the local area inside and out. She can inform you about the different neighborhoods and communities, the types of homes and features offered, the top builders in the region, HOAs, nearby schools, area amenities, current market trends, and so much more. With Cathy as your personal agent, you’ll have the advantage you need in a competitive market where quality homes are in demand. Search homes in Ahwatukee for sale now by requesting customized search results delivered directly to your email along with email alerts of new listings or give Cathy a call at (480) 459-8488 (direct cell).

The Advantages of Living in Ahwatukee Foothills Phoenix

Ahwatukee currently has a population of approximately 88,500 residents and the average household income is $96,700. The urban village is geographically cut off from the rest of Phoenix, due to South Mountain Park at its northern border, providing an intimate, small-town feel. Ahwatukee encompasses 35.8 square miles and has every amenity and convenience you could possibly want or need within its borders. You will find an abundance of grocery stores, gourmet markets, health food outlets, major retailers, big box stores, a movie theater megaplex, country clubs, recreation centers, community pools, health care providers, and more - residents seldom have to leave the area for anything. 

Homes in Ahwatukee for sale are part of the Kyrene School District (Pre-K through 8th grade), one of the top performing districts in Arizona. All 25 schools in the district have received excelling or high performing ratings. High school students attend either Desert Vista or Mountain Pointe in the highly regarded Tempe Union High School District. Alternative education options found in Ahwatukee include several private schools and the award-winning BASIS Ahwatukee, a nationally ranked public charter school (tuition-free) serving grades 4–12. The University of Phoenix, Ottawa University, and South Mountain Community College all have a campus presence in the area.

Residents of Ahwatukee have convenient access to miles of trails in South Mountain State Park for hiking, biking, and horseback riding. Also within the park are lookout points where you can experience spectacular valley-wide views. No visit to South Mountain Park is complete without a stop at South Mountain Environmental Education Center (SMEEC) for a deeper understanding of the plants, animals, and history of South Mountain. Ahwatukee also has several recreation centers, community swimming pools, sports fields, basketball and volleyball courts, private country clubs, and a variety of adult and youth sports programs.

For golf enthusiasts, Ahwatukee is home to several top-rated golf courses such as Ahwatukee Country Club and Foothills Golf Club, with dozens of world-class courses within easy driving distance. Real estate for sale in Ahwatukee is within an easy commute to major employment and cultural hubs such as Chandler, Gilbert, Mesa, Tempe, and Phoenix. The closest major airport is Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport located about 22 minutes from the center of town  (16.2 miles).

Work With The Best REALTOR® in Ahwatukee - Cathy Carter

Serving the local community for over 20 years, Cathy and her professional and friendly team provide the kind of knowledge, experience, dedication, and personalized service you need and deserve when buying a home. One of the things Cathy loves most about being a REALTOR® in Ahwatukee is being able to share the joy that her clients feel when they find the home of their dreams. Cathy feels honored to be a part of that milestone experience and to able to use her knowledge of Ahwatukee to help guide people in their search for the perfect home. Over the years, Cathy has developed an extensive professional network and has established positive working relationships with many of the top builders in the region. As a result, she is able to provide the kind of valuable insight into the different neighborhoods and communities in Ahwatukee that few other agents can offer.

For out of town buyers, Cathy is also a relocation specialist and has worked with many clients who are relocating from another part of the state or country and who often have very busy schedules. Cathy will meet with them at their convenience and always keep them up to date about what is going on when they are unable to be in Ahwatukee in person. Her buyers can rest easy knowing that the details of their home purchase and move-in will be handled professionally and with care. If you are interested in finding out more about homes in Ahwatukee for sale, you can get started right now by looking at the listings on or by downloading Cathy’s free home search app for your smartphone or tablet, where you will see the same listings that Ahwatukee REALTORS® get. If you would like to learn more, feel free to call Cathy directly at (480) 459-8488.

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

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Cathy has been in the Real Estate industry for over two and a half decades in the Arizona market. She has the ability and confidence along with continued education that is necessary to succeed in this ever-changing market. Cathy specializes in difficult to move properties in the Chandler Area. Quick to respond to all tasks required. Equator Certified Platinum for Bank owned homes and Short Sales as well.


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