These Scottsdale & Phoenix Neighborhoods Are the City’s (Valley of the Sun) Most exclusive and most expensive. Each neighborhood is unique and different in their own way. different neighborhoods equal different lifestyles…
The state of Arizona luxury living keeps outdoing itself! For well over a century, Scottsdale, Phoenix, and Paradise Valley has been attracting plenty of wealthy residents seeking the lavish lifestyle but not willing to pay the outlandish LA, Miami, or New York crazy real estate prices. Not to mention our beautiful weather, tax friendly cost of living, and healthy lifestyle choices.
But when it comes to picking a neighborhood, where are the wealthy citizens of Arizona most likely to settle?
Not too surprisingly, the answer seems to be Paradise Valley or Silverleaf—where developers of luxury homes are designing masterpieces.
Welcome to the land of the 1%er . Where you’ll find Celebrities, doctors, attorneys, business executives, chefs, old money, and new money.
These are the most exclusive neighborhoods that Arizona has to offer. Where houses, mansions, and estates can ask as much as 🏷️ $10 – $30 million.
But where exactly in Arizona are these exclusive neighborhoods? We asked Juan Pesqueira, a Relator with Attorneys Realty.
Sales over $10 million
You will find the most expensive real estate throughout Paradise Valley. The most expensive subdivision is Silverleaf. Each with a different vibe, charm, and characteristic says Realtor Juan Pesqueira.
- town of Paradise Valley, Arizona (NAUNI VALLEY RANCH . JOKAKE CAMELBACK PROPERTIES) | Average 🏷️: $4.3 million (* Updated 2022 *)
- Silverleaf (Dubbed Billionaires row 2013 by ME) | Average 🏷️: $5.2 million (Updated 2022)
- Desert Mountain (far North Scottsdale)| Average 🏷️: $3.3 million (* Updated 2022 *)
Sales over $5 million
4. Estancia | Average 🏷️: $3.5 million (* Updated 2022 *)
5. Arcadia – get this straight when I say Arcadia, I mean 44th Street to 68th Street and Indian School to the top Camelback Mountain. Arcadia light, don’t even… Average 🏷️: $2.3 million (* Updated 2022 *)
6. Biltmore Estates | Average 🏷️: $7 million (* Updated 2021 *)
7. Ancala: Average 🏷️: $1.9 million (* Updated 2022 *)
If you have the cash to spare, looking to buy, then above are 7 of the most expensive and exclusive neighborhoods in Arizona for VIPs, celebrities, and the more financially blessed.
Don’t have millions (99% of us don’t) to spend? Don’t worry Scottsdale, Phoenix, and Paradise Valley have a plethora of beautiful homes, condos, and Penthouse for any budget.
For example, DC Ranch/Windgate/GreyHawk and others can be a less expensive alternative to Silverleaf. Instead of Paradise Valley, look east of Scottsdale Rd, some areas of Arcadia, and the Biltmore will offer excellent alternatives without stretching the budget says Juan Pesqueira…
11178 N 118TH WAY, Scottsdale, AZ 85259: Perched near the coveted Ancala Country Club on a private street in Via Linda Estates, this stunning and spacious home is Scottsdale living at its finest! This single story contemporary designed home is both a secluded retreat and perfect fit for entertaining.
The interior is immaculate with unparalleled attention to detail, and offers exceptional multi-purpose entertainment areas. The property boasts 4 spacious bedrooms, an office/den, 3 full size baths, and 3-car garage. The split bedroom layout also features a great room with 16-foot vaulted ceilings, a spacious foyer entry, and formal dining area.
This home has been meticulously cared for and updated by the current owners. Upgrades include newly finished cabinets, granite countertops throughout kitchen/baths, updated lighting, granite slab above the fireplace, a wine bar area with wine chiller, and new appliances, including built-in fridge, microwave/oven, gas range, dishwasher. New pantry with rain glass. All three full baths have been renovated with a free-standing soaker tub in the primary bath, a newly designed shower, and built-in mirrored shelves near tub.
Sprawling outdoor living is any entertainers’ paradise complete with a sparkling pool with a water feature and spa combo, fire-pit, built-in BBQ and beautiful views of the McDowell Mountains. Home backs to wash and desert landscape for extra privacy. This home is the epitome of refined living and is move-in ready for its new owner.
Very easy to show contact listing agent for private showing!