Nestled among the craggy peaks and granite boulders of Northwest Scottsdale, AZ are the master-planned golf communities of Terravita and The Boulders. While each offers its own interpretation of the active Arizona lifestyle, both cities are known for exotic scenic views, high quality housing options, real estate investment opportunities, homes and property for sale and wonderful recreational facilities.
Terravita and The Boulders can be found at the intersection of where Scottsdale Road meets Carefree Highway, 30 minutes north of central Scottsdale. Natural landmarks like Black Mountain and Arizona's famous granite rock formations provide the backdrop for the region—but the canvas is completed with golf courses, country clubs, modern homes and active, conscientious residents. Both Scottsdale area golf communities have a landscape-friendly design, in which the homes and community structures blend into the physical environment as much as possible.
Real estate options in Terravita and The Boulders consist of single-family homes and undeveloped home sites. Homes of similar styles and sizes are grouped together in small neighborhood villages that flow with the natural lines of the terrain. Terravita residents have access to a fitness center, pool, tennis complex, walking trails and the 18-hole, championship golf course. The Boulders development incorporates similar features—tennis center, day spa, 36 holes of golf—plus The Boulders Resort and Golden Door Spa, one of the country's most desirable golf resorts.
For those who cannot live in The Boulders year-round, the resort offers a chance to experience it on a short-term basis. The athletic diversions available within Terravita and The Boulders are complemented by a full range of cultural and recreational activities in North Scottsdale.
Real Estate Info: Prices of Houses for Sale in Terravita & Homes in The Boulders
Terravita and The Boulders are considered two of Scottsdale's best golf communities. Both areas offer property and home seekers a varied selection of detached, single-family homes for sale and undeveloped home sites. As much as possible, these residential properties are situated to take full advantage of the region's distinctive landscape. Scenic views of the granite boulders, golf courses, and the peak of Black Mountain add to the desirability of Terravita and Boulders real estate listings.
Terravita homes for sale are organized into 23 small neighborhoods, while The Boulders properties are divided among 12 neighborhoods. Most of the homes have three or more bedrooms, but floor plans range in size from 1,500 to 5,000 + square feet. Resale homes in both communities are priced between $375,000 and $4 million, while home sites can be found in the $375,000 to $750,000 price range.
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