Homes in all three of these neighborhoods are nestled between mountains, providing gorgeous views and close proximity to hiking trails!


11971 N 123rd Way

Not only do you get beautiful views of the McDowell Mountains, but also of Camelback Mountain and the city lights that surround it.  The flowing floor plan is great for entertaining.   The recently remodeled interior doesn’t miss a thing when it comes to architectural details.  The 5 bedroom, 4 bathroom home has 4,358 sq.ft. The backyard has a covered patio, a pool with new pebble sheen finish, synthetic grass, misting system, and a soothing fountain.  Close to the Lost Dog Wash Trailhead and shopping that’s near the Loop 101.  $849,995.  Listing courtesy of Russ Lyon Sotheby's International Realty.


38809 N Boulder View Drive

This spectacular and elegant home in the Carefree Hills community was dropped in price by $50,000 over 3 months ago.  Unbelievable views of city lights and mountains surround this 5 bedroom, 5 bathroom, 5,800 sq.ft. home.  The kitchen features a breakfast room with Dacor gas range, subzero refrigerator, granite countertops, and walk-in pantry.  The split plan has 3 bedrooms on the main floor along with a spacious casita.  In the backyard, there’s a covered patio, a balcony, pool and spa, and a fire-pit.  A lot of storage space and a large 3 car garage, as well.  $1,200,000  Listing courtesy of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage.


39036 N Fernwood Lane

This Carefree Hills custom home overlooks Pinnacle Peak Mountain as well as other adjacent mountains. Just a few days ago, the price was dropped by $50,000 on this 3 bedroom, 2.75 bathroom, 3,019 sq.ft. home.  A feature that’ll be hard to find anywhere else is in the backyard.  The home has 6 multi-level hillside patios that include a hillside negative edge diving pool.  The home also has 2 fireplaces,1 fire-pit, and 3 ramadas.  An open floor plan includes a large great room and gourmet kitchen, again, with spectacular views of Pinnacle Peak Mountain.  You get great views of saguaros and mountains from the private study.  The Master suite has a private patio and the 2 very large guest bedrooms have bathrooms and beautiful views of the mountains.  $749,900  Listing courtesy of Redefy.


9240 E Brahma Road

If you’re looking for a home with a lot of space surrounding it, this one is for you!  This custom 4 bedroom, 5 bathroom, 5,469 sq.ft. home sits on nearly 11 acres of natural desert landscape. Remodeled in late 2013, the home has breathtaking views of the mountains and city lights.  The home even features an outdoor dining room so you can take in these beautiful views during breakfast, lunch, and dinner and even over coffee.  A covered patio and built-in BBQ complements the gorgeous backyard.  Close to Carefree, Cave Creek and North Scottsdale.  $1,950,000  Listing courtesy of Realty ONE Group.