Scottsdale is Arizona’s 6th largest city and a major tourist destination
Located in the beautiful Sonoran Desert, Scottsdale, Arizona is annually rated among the nation’s most desirable communities to live in, visit and do business in. If you are considering buying or selling property, planning to relocate, looking for Scottsdale homes for sale, or looking for Scottsdale Real Estate Information, you have come to the right place. This Scottsdale, AZ real estate page offers access to updated property listings with photographs, property details, virtual tours, Scottsdale home sales data and even popular “One Click” searches and zip code specific searches.
Downtown Scottsdale considered fine urban center
Scottsdale is one of the larger, well established cities making up the “Valley of the Sun”, a local name characterizing the larger Metro Phoenix Area. Scottsdale’s vibrant downtown is considered the finest urban center in Arizona. It is home to more than 90 restaurants, 320 retail shops and more than 80 art galleries.
Scottsdale, Arizona is bordered by Phoenix and Paradise Valley to the west, Carefree to the north, Tempe to the south and Fountain Hills and the McDowell Mountains on the east. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, as of 2010 the population of the city was 217,385 and it is now the state’s sixth-largest city. Scottsdale is continually ranked as one of the premier golf and resort destinations in the world, with a sizable portion of tax revenue being derived from tourism. The 2007 Census Bureau estimate places the median income for a household in the city at $70,533, and the median income for a family at $92,289. Scottsdale’s McDowell Sonoran Preserve, in the city’s northern reaches, is the largest urban wilderness area in the United States and features more than 60 miles of trails through diverse and scenic desert terrain.
Interested in Residential Real Estate for Sale in Scottsdale, AZ?
Home buyers will find many types and styles of homes to choose from, along with local amenities unique to the Scottsdale Area. Large home sites with mountain views, custom new homes, estates on expansive lots, well established, mature communities, condos, town homes and single family new homes are available.
Scottsdale contains some of the most desirable homes and communities in the Northeast Valley of the Sun including – Ancala, Ancala Country Club, Grayhawk, DC Ranch, Desert Hills, Desert Hills Estates, Desert Mountain, Gainey Ranch, Ironwood Village, McCormick Ranch, McDowell Mountain Ranch, Mirabel Village, Pinnacle Peak Country Club, Scottsdale Estates, Scottsdale Ranch, Terravita, Troon and Windgate Ranch.
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