Desert Mountain is an exclusive community in Scottsdale that resort-style living. It is located off North Cave Creek Road, west of North Pima Road and North Lone Mountain Parkway. North Desert Mountain Parkway runs through the Desert Mountain Community.
Its six Jack Nicklaus-designed signature golf courses are its primary draw for newcomers. However, it also has a brand new par-54 championship course to its credit.
A professional sales team manages the real estate sales inside of Desert Mountain. There is also a sales team that oversees memberships to the Desert Mountain community and its golf courses.
Desert Mountain offers numerous activities and events to community residents to encourage everyone who lives there to be engaged, active and fit. It hosts family activities that are ideal for residents of all ages. Some of these family-friendly activities include:
- Field trips
- Craft classes
- Pre-teen night
- Sporting events
- Theater performances
There are also golf and tennis camps for children in the summer.
Additionally, the community offers a host of other amenities for residents. There are hiking and walking trails throughout the neighborhood. There is also a community spa and fitness center.
Desert Mountain has three public schools. There is one elementary school, a middle school and one high school in the community.
The average home price in Desert Mountain is $1.65 million. This price breaks down to $382 per square foot, a significant increase from the Phoenix home price average of $269,000 or $160 per square foot.
Further, home prices are expected to steadily increase over the next few years as more people move to the Phoenix area. Home prices have increased by as much as six percent in the last year. The real estate market in Desert Mountain is one of the most in demand right now in the Greater Phoenix area.
Homes for sale in Desert Mountain are primarily single-family residences. There are a number of condominiums for sale, most of which sell for around $1.4 to $1.6 million. Buyers can also find townhouses for sale in Desert Mountain. The prices for townhouses are much lower than the community average, selling for around $600,000.
There are also undeveloped lots of land for sale in Desert Mountain. These lots of land range in size from one to 1.75 acres. They sell for around $150,000 to $200,000.