Sun Lakes Homes for Sale in Oakwood

Are you currently exploring active adult retirement communities in East Valley, AZ for your next home? Be sure to check out Sun Lakes Homes for Sale in Oakwood. Developed by Robinson Communities, Sun Lakes is a magnificent, master-planned community for active adults, 40 years and better. Located about 24.7 miles Southeast of Phoenix, Oakwood is the newest of the five golf and country club communities within Sun Lakes. Oakwood is a lovely gated community with 3,285 single-family and villa-style residences built between 1999 and 2005. Oakwood shares a homeowners association with the gated community of Ironwood, known as IronOaks. Owners of Sun Lakes real estate in Oakwood have access to all five Sun Lakes golf courses along with a vast array of resort-style amenities, such as heated pools, spas, fitness centers, tennis, pickleball, billiards, miles of walking paths, lakes stocked for fishing, restaurants, cafes, dozens of clubs, planned activities & events, and a lot more. A qualified agent can help you navigate the local market and find the perfect home for your lifestyle and needs. Cathy Carter is a top-rated Sun Lakes homes REALTOR® with over two decades of local experience. Cathy is very knowledgeable about Sun Lakes and can help you make the best home purchase decision. Get the process started today by contacting Cathy directly at (480) 459-8488 or get in touch by email.   

On our easy-to-use website, you’ll be able to search the MLS for the newest Sun Lakes homes for sale in Oakwood (listings updated every 5 minutes). View photos of available properties, find detailed real estate information, create a free account, save your search, receive notifications of new listings that match your specific home criteria delivered directly to your email, and access current market data. Be sure to scroll down below to learn more about Sun Lakes real estate in Oakwood and the benefits of living in the fabulous active adult retirement community of Sun Lakes: 

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Current Phoenix East Valley Real Estate Market Update

For more information about Sun Lakes homes for sale in Oakwood, or to schedule a private showing, please contact Cathy Carter today. A licensed and dedicated Sun Lakes homes REALTORⓇ, Cathy keeps her finger on the pulse of the local market and is always the first to know when new inventory becomes available, ensuring that her buyers have access to the most valuable Sun Lakes real estate in Oakwood and securing an offer. In September 2021, Sun Lakes home prices were up 18.4% compared to last year, selling for a median price of $435K. On average, homes in Sun Lakes sell after 25 days on the market compared to 31 days last year. There were 39 homes sold in September this year, down from 49 last year.

Streamline your home search by having Cathy put together a list of Sun Lakes homes for sale in Oakwood that are the best match based on your preferences and needs. Cathy can also arrange a private showing for any homes you deem worth seeing in person. If you are not from the area, Cathy has helped many out-of-town buyers find and get into the perfect home in Sun Lakes. Get the process started today by calling Cathy at (480) 459-8488 or send her an email today.  

Sun Lakes Real Estate in Oakwood & Lifestyle  

The gated community of Oakwood includes 3,285 single-family and villa-style residences priced from the low $200s to upper $700s. Oakwood homeowners enjoy endless opportunities for staying physically active and socially engaged. Life at IronOaks has so much to offer, with access to the IronOaks Fitness & Racquet Center, IronOaks Arts and Crafts Center, and Field of Dreams Softball Field as well as heated pools, hot tubs, walking paths, and more.  

The Oakwood pool & spa complex has every relaxing amenity you could want in one area. The main pool consists of a lap pool. Ironwood pools & spas are located throughout the community and include the main clubhouse pool, Halley pool, Voax pool, and a 3’ deep kiddie pool located next to the main pool area. 

For those with an adventurous spirit, there are planned trips, concerts, parties, and educational seminars to enrich lives and create friendships based on common interests. If you enjoy getting together and socializing with other residents, IronOaks offers plenty of opportunities such as dozens of clubs, activities, and classes to choose from based on personal interest. The IronOaks’ Stone & Barrel restaurant and Grill on the Green are perfect for lunch or dinner and getting together with friends.

IronOaks Golf

IronOaks sits among the most significant golf destinations in Arizona, offering an unforgettable line-up of golf with two of the best public golf courses in the East Valley. Our 45 holes offer a flexible game every time you come to play. Oakwood homeowners have access to both the Oakwood facility with three 9-hole regulation length courses and the Ironwood facility featuring 18 holes of championship golf.  

Surrounding Area

In nearby Chandler, you’ll discover premier shopping at the Chandler Fashion Center mall), big box stores, restaurants, theater, art galleries, museums, a community college campus, library, medical facilities, and more. Chandler is also home to five designated employment corridors: Chandler Airpark Area, Downtown Chandler, Price Corridor, Uptown Chandler, and West Chandler.  


Sun Lakes homes for sale in Oakwood provide easy access to major routes: I-10, 101 & 202, enabling you to get to wherever you want to go with ease. Valley Metro operates a daily bus service with an extensive list of routes traveling throughout the Phoenix metro area. Route maps, schedules for bus and light rail service are available at or by contacting their customer service at (602) 253-5000. The nearest major airports serving Sun Lakes include Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport about 10 miles to the east in South Mesa and Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport about a 20-mile drive from Sun Lakes.

Partner with Top-rated Sun Lakes homes REALTORⓇ - Cathy Carter 

Whether you are interested in Sun Lakes homes for sale in Oakwood or it's time to list your current property, Cathy provides the knowledge, skills, commitment, and personalized service you need and deserve. Known for her warm and friendly personality and professionalism, Cathy is able to connect with her clients and uncover the right homes for them.

As your agent, Cathy will protect your best interests, advocate for you, negotiate on your behalf, and handle the details of the transaction to ensure the best results possible. For more information about Sun Lakes real estate in Oakwood, please give Cathy Carter a call today at 480‑459‑8488 or get in touch by email. Cathy would be delighted to assist you with your real estate goals! 


RE/MAX Cathy Carter Real Estate & Luxury Homes
Professional REALTOR®
RE/MAX Alliance Group 
725 W. Elliot Rd., Suite 111 
Gilbert, AZ. 85233
Email or Call: 480‑459‑8488
Toll-Free: 800-519-5578






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