Desert Highlands Real Estate

Recognized as one of Arizona’s premiere master planned residential communities since 1983, Desert Highlands in Scottsdale offers a tranquil environment nestled at the base of the renowned Pinnacle Peak Mountain with all of the amenities of resort style living.

Scottsdale’s Desert Highlands lets you enjoy the natural serenity of true harmonious desert living.  Desert Highlands consists of 560 home sites spread out amongst 850 acres of lush Sonoran desert. Desert Highlands offers a variety of luxury real estate opportunities including smaller home plans which appeal to active adults as well as larger homes which provide enough space for growing families.

Residents enjoy the legendary 18-hole Jack Nicklaus golf course and club consistently ranked as one of Golf Digest’s Top 100 Courses since its opening in 1984. Nine miles of walls surround The Club which is monitored 24 hours a day by security.  The Desert Highlands clubhouse offers relaxing amenities such as a fitness room, tennis courts, spa, and pools to help unwind.  Residents can have a drink in the bar, Casual lunch or dinner is available at The Grille, as well as formal dining available in the Ventana Room which has received excellent reviews for its cuisine.

Besides the clubhouse and golfing, some of the other outstanding community features include a Fitness Center, Garden Amenity, Pond, Walking Path, Basketball Course, and Tennis. Desert Highlands Racquet Club is a premier facility offering members world class instruction. The Fitness Center provides over 7,000 square feet devoted to your fitness needs.  As an added feature, personal trainers and masseuses are available six days a week by appointment.

Desert Highlands  operates as a member-owned private club community.  All residents of Desert Highlands are members and pay a transfer fee upon purchasing their property.  The transfer fee is $75,000 and monthly dues are $1007 which includes HOA fees.

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