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Desert Highlands Homes For Sale, Scottsdale

Set in the Sonoran Desert, the Desert Highlands subdivision in Scottsdale, AZ was founded in 1983 and was the first residential community built around a country club.

Desert Highlands now consists of 560 custom homes and is ideal for individuals as well as families. Some of the many amenities residents have access to include a fitness center, pool, clubhouse, putting green, trails, a racquet club, and, of course, the Jack Nicklaus designed Desert Highlands golf course. Only homeowners can have membership to the 7,099 yard 18-hole golf course. If you are searching for Desert Highlands homes for sale you have come to the right place. 



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Desert Highlands homes for sale in Scottsdale, AZ range from 2-bedrooms to 4-bedrooms. Vaulted ceilings, spacious floor plans, and granite countertops are just some of the fabulous design features you can look forward to.

Love fabulous shopping and dining? When you live at Desert Highlands, you're only 8 minutes away from Market Street at DC Ranch where you'll find stores and restaurants such as I Boutique, Grimaldi's Pizzeria, Sunology, and The Herb Box. Should you need a quick coffee fix, Starbucks is only a few minutes away on E. Pinnacle Peak Road. Should you need to catch a flight, the nearest airport to Desert Highlands is Scottsdale Municipal Airport 18 minutes away.

Students who live in Desert Highlands are part of the Paradise Valley Unified School District. Students in grades 9-12 attend Pinnacle High School, which is rated a 10 out of 10 by

Homes For Sale in Desert Highlands - Scottsdale, AZ

Today's Newest MLS Listings in Desert Highlands

3 Beds 3.5 Baths 6569490 MLS 4,464 SqFt.
Welcome to this extraordinary turn-key single-level hillside villa home with an open concept design, nestled on the 18th fairway of Desert Highlands. Recently reimagined and impeccably crafted, this contemporary Kitchell masterpiece showcases the perfect fusion of natural stone and exquisite walnut cabinetry, complemented by top-of-the-line appliances from Wolfe, Sub Zero, and Monogram, inspiring culinary excellence at every turn. Prepare to be captivated by the unique architectural elements that bring drama and texture to each corner, promising delightful surprises throughout. Embodying a crisp, sophisticated style, the home exudes a timeless allure, accentuated by bold and beautiful lighting nuances. As a smart home, it is equipped with a fully automated Control 4 system, empowering you to effortlessly create the desired ambiance inside and outside using your personal device. At the heart of the living space, breathtaking views of city lights and valley vistas merge harmoniously with the grandeur of Pinnacle Peak. The spacious great room seamlessly integrates with the dining and kitchen area, facilitating seamless entertaining and hosting large gatherings. The luxurious primary suite, equally blessed with unobstructed views, offers a haven of comfort and design, while two additional ensuite bedrooms continue the chic aesthetic showcased throughout the home. The bedroom ensuites with walk-in closets offer private retreats for your family and guests, in addition to an open-air office space with ample storage. Floor-to-ceiling windows beckon you to embrace indoor-outdoor living on the expansive south-facing covered patio. Enjoy the reverse negative edge heated pool and spa that overlooks the 18th fairway of the Jack Nicklaus Signature Championship Golf Course, offering a picturesque backdrop. Conveniently located steps away from the newly renovated clubhouse, restaurants, pool, workout facilities, and bocce ball courts, Desert Highlands caters to an active lifestyle. Take advantage of the award-winning racquet club, boasting 13 tennis courts and 4 pickleball courts. Engage in leisurely pursuits such as the unique 18-hole putting course designed by Gary Parks, or explore the walking and hiking trails. For canine companions, there's even a dedicated dog park with "Yappy Hour" events. Conclude your days with alfresco dining at Jack's or indulge in a formal evening at the Ventana, where sweeping city lights views set the stage for an unforgettable dining experience. Recognized as the #10 Top Country Club and #12 by Platinum Clubs of America for 2023-2024, Desert Highlands offers mandatory and immediate Golf Club membership, allowing you to relish all the amenities from the moment you call this remarkable home your own. Furniture is available in separate bill of sale.

10040 E Happy Valley Road Unit #1004, Scottsdale

4 Beds 5 Baths 6583492 MLS 6,469 SqFt.
Nestled within the prestigious Desert Highlands, a community lauded by Forbes as one of the Top 20 most exclusive golf and country clubs in the U.S., lies a home that embodies modernity, casual elegance, and Southwest integrity. This residence sprawls across almost 1 acre of land, offering an unparalleled living experience amidst the breathtaking Arizona landscape.As you step into the foyer, you are greeted by an abundance of natural light that fills the living room, creating an inviting ambiance that beckons you to explore further. The gas fireplace features a marble surround and emanates warmth and sophistication. Panoramic vistas extend from this vantage point, encompassing the inviting pool area and the expanse beyond.This residence boasts two Principal suites on ... MORE the upper level, each with its own private balcony providing awe-inspiring views that sweep from majestic Pinnacle Peak to the mesmerizing city lights. Downstairs an additional two spacious bedroom suites await, one boasting a separate entrance and an adjoining office area, offering versatility and convenience to suit any lifestyle. Throughout the residence, solid hardwood floors underfoot accentuate the elegance and timeless charm of the home. The heart of the property lies in its Chef's kitchen, meticulously designed with leathered granite counters and a spacious center island. Top-of-the-line appliances include a steam oven, a second oven, a subzero refrigerator, and separate beverage drawers, while the Wolf range and convection cooktop cater to even the most discerning culinary enthusiasts. The adjoining eat-in kitchen and formal dining area provide the perfect settings for intimate gatherings or extravagant celebrations, each evoking a sense of comfort. Entertainment reaches new heights in the dedicated theater room, where a cinematic experience awaits. For those seeking more leisurely pursuits, the large family room offers a haven of relaxation and amusement. Complete with a wet bar, a 900-bottle wine cellar, an ice maker, and a dishwasher, this area is an entertainer's dream. Pocket doors seamlessly blend the indoors with the outdoors, opening up to the meticulously designed backyard oasis. Unwind in the splendor of your private resort-style sanctuary. The covered patio beckons you to savor al fresco dining, while the barbecue area invites you to unleash your culinary prowess. As the sun sets over the horizon, the fire feature casts a warm glow, complementing the soothing sound of cascading water. The inviting pool, surrounded by lush landscaping, invites you to cool off during Arizona's warmest days. Designed with the utmost attention to detail, this extraordinary estate boasts five A/C units, ensuring that comfort is never compromised, even in the wine cellar, where your finest vintages are safeguarded and perfectly preserved. In the heart of Desert Highlands, this magnificent residence effortlessly blends modernity and Southwest charm, presenting an unparalleled opportunity to acquire a prestigious property in one of the most exclusive communities in Scottsdale. Whether you seek a resplendent full-time residence or a luxurious retreat, this masterpiece stands ready to embrace your unique vision of luxury living.

10040 E Happy Valley Road Unit #27, Scottsdale

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