McDowell Mountain Ranch
Looking for McDowell Mountain Ranch? Well this is a great place to check out exceptional homes in a highly sought after Scottsdale, Arizona community. McDowell Mountain Ranch It is an award winning 3,200-acre master-planned development nestled in the foothills of the McDowell Mountains located in northeast Scottsdale, Arizona. What makes this place special is the natural beauty and serenity of the mountains, along with the unique ecosystem of the Sonoran Desert make an ideal backdrop for homes. One of the best features to this community, (and there are plenty of outstanding features) is the miles and miles of low lighted walking/biking trails. Great for people of all ages, these trails connect the entire community
McDowell Mountain Ranch homes for sale were available starting in 1995, consisting of 26 distinct neighborhoods built by 14 different builders and comprising almost 4,000 homes. Over $130 million was spent to build infrastructure and site improvements. They included miles of paved and natural trails, a narrow-cast cable TV station for residents, a Community Center and the wonderful McDowell Center which houses the offices of the Homeowner’s Association. The latter facility is equipped with a state of the art kitchen for meetings and is available for private gatherings and events. There are also two heated swimming pools and spas, children’s playgrounds, tennis courts, basketball and volleyball courts, picnic areas and plenty of walking, hiking and biking trails. The community offers it residents an outstanding elementary school Desert Canyon Elementary and middle school Mountainside Middle School.
I moved to this community with my family in 1996 and was very pleased with the opportunities that were available at McDowell Mountain homes for sale. I actually purchased one home and then immediately changed my mind and purchase another home in one of the several gated area of the community. My home was located in the Desert Cliffs section and I backed up to an incredible desert arroyo and had wonderful city light views from my backyard. Those were some wonderful years living in McDowell Mountain Ranch.
McDowell Mountain Ranch homes for sale offers opportunity to just about any price range of home buyer. From apartments, condo’s, townhomes, small patio homes, single family homes and custom home sites, McDowell Mountain Ranch homes for sale has it all! If you are looking for a family friendly community, McDowell Mountain Ranch is a perfect location. Having the two schools located within the community children don’t really need to ride a bus to school. The walk trails all go underneath the streets so children don’t have to cross busy streets to get to school. The trails are great to ride your bike and the homeowners have a few individuals who love to take people on hikes to check out all the beauty of nature.
When searching McDowell Mountain Ranch homes for sale, you might also look at a few other newer communities in the Scottsdale area, however, I think McDowell Mountain Ranch has some of the best bang for the buck with all its amenities in comparison to some of the other communities nearby. Not trying to lead you away or only consider McDowell Mountain Ranch homes for sale, however not all communities are the same and one needs to evaluate them all both positive and negative.
The community also boasts a wide variety of social and physical activities for residents, including an impressive calendar of events that includes clubs reflecting a wide variety of interests, activities for both children of all ages and adults, special community-wide events and fitness, sports and educational classes.
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