Scottsdlae Mountain is one of Scottsdale's premier 24-hour guard-gated communities located at 136th St. & Shea Blvd., just north of the world renowned Mayo Clinic. This pocket community began development in the early 1990's and now features approximately 700 homes ranging from smaller tract homes to estate-sized custom homes. Nestled in the foothills of the beautiful McDowell Mountain Preserve, Scottsdale Mountain offers sweeping mountain and city light views, as well as tennis courts, basketball courts, a community hot tub, and access to Scottsdale's unparalleled hiking trail system. It is located within walking distance of BASIS Scottsdale, the #3 rated public high school in the country by US News & World Report. Home prices range from the mid $400's to the multi-millions. Custom lots are still available for building. Contact me for more information on this or other Scottsdale neighborhoods.
Ancala is a beautiful community located high in the McDowell Mountains in Scottsdale, Arizona. The guard-gated community is noted for its championship golf course, safety, and beauty. The community of Ancala stretches across 850-acres of the Sonoran Desert and has incredible views of the famous Camelback and the McDowell Mountains. It has its own community park which, in addition to grassy play areas, has a basketball court, swing set, picnic table area, water fountain, barbecue grill, and restroom. The Ancala Country Club is located within the community and offers an 18-hole golf course, casual and formal restaurant, fitness center, heated swimming pool and lighted tennis courts. Ancala provides close proximity to three excelling schools: Anasazi Elementary, Mountainside Middle School, and Desert Mountain High School. Strategically located with easy access to the 101 freeway, Ancala is near recreational areas in Scottsdale which offer upscale shopping, restaurants, spas, healthcare facilities, and many recreational activities.