a $19.25 million estate in Paradise Valley just shattered Arizona’s real-estate record. Here are the 8 most expensive homes sold in Paradise Valley-Scottsdale metro.


Arizona has long been home to jaw-dropping real estate but not for expensive price tags. Until now! We have compiled the 8 most expensive sales of single-family homes, the most expensive breaking the previous record for most expensive home ever sold in Arizona.

7 out of the 8 most expensive homes are in Paradise Valley, Arizona — Just one of Arizona’s wealthiest zip codes with notoriously expensive housing markets. In fact, the most recent home to make the list is the JOKAKE CAMELBACK Estate in Paradise Valley, AZ which sold for a jaw-dropping $19.25 million in November of 2019 making it the most expensive home EVERY sold in Arizona. 

Keep reading to see a full list of the 8 most expensive home sales the Phoenix-Scottsdale-Paradise Valley metro has seen since January 1st, 2019.

1. JOKAKE CAMELBACK Estate | Paradise Valley, Arizona

$19.2 Million

Selling for the record price $19,250,000: The estate boasts over 18,000sf 5 bedroom house and an additional 2 bedroom guest house. The estate sits on 5 acres and is framed by Camelback Mountain views. Other rooms include a private exercise studio, sitting room, his and her closets, a salon, office, and more. It features oversize private spa with an outdoor shower, A wonderful chef’s kitchen, bar, and comes with the finest finishes you can find. Listing Agent – Christopher V Karas Launch Real Estate.

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2. E STARLIGHT WAY Estate | Paradise Valley, AZ

$15.7 Million

Selling for $15,680,000: This privately gated estate in the heart of Paradise Valley with breathtaking views of Camelback Mountain, the McDowell Mountains, and Four Peaks Range surround this amazing property. Experience exquisite finishes and rare amenities from exclusive interior designer David Scott and Frank Lloyd Wright trained exterior architect Vernon Swaback; such as the tranquil Water Room’s rounded glass walls and surrounding exterior water features. Other unique highlights of the main home include an executive home office, trainer’s gym, basketball court with electronic score board, twelve seat grand theater and wine cellar. Listing Agent – Sandra Lawton Wilken Engel & Volkers.

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3. N WILKINSON RD Dream Estate | Paradise Valley, AZ

$12.6 Million

Selling for $12,600,000: Bramasole: Enjoy your own resort! Privacy, luxury & relaxation in the heart of the Valley. Situated on 4+ acres of lush landscaping boasting over 15,000 SF of elegance featuring a 3,000-bottle wine cellar, chef’s kitchen, library, high-tech media room, exercise room, and an oversized 9 car garage! The outdoor oasis rivals any resort. Dip into your beautiful saltwater pool & spa, entertain with seating for 120 of your closest friends while floating in your 150,000 gallon lazy river with a 30 FT water slide, rope swing, splash pad, volleyball court, firepits and putting green. Enjoy your outdoor commercial kitchen, his & her locker rooms and a separate guest house, in addition to a caretakers cottage with an additional garage! Your dream estate awaits YOU… Listing Agent – Christopher V Karas Launch Real Estate.

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4. Designed by Juan Sandoval | Paradise Valley, Arizona

$12 Million

Selling for $12,000,000: Romantic Urban Villa in the heart of Paradise Valley. This palatial Mediterranean estate is a master class in what can be achieved with the worlds finest materials, a renowned team of artisans, and an unlimited budget. Designed by Juan Sandoval following the format of 17th Century Colonial architecture, but with every modern convenience. This magnificent home is unparalleled in its construction quality and architectural precision. Every 2 acre part of this estate was designed and built in over a ten year period. Two spectacular central courtyards. One for gardens and fountains, the other for a stunning 60X60 foot pool. The design of the home guarantees beauty from every room, and a level of security unmatched by even the most advanced technology.  Listing Agent – Frank Aazami Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty.

 5. N Silvercrest WAY Estate | Paradise Valley, Arizona

$9.5 Million

Selling for $9,500,000: This estate features 6 bedrooms, 8 bathrooms, over 9,000 sf livable, 5 + car garage, and sits on over 5 acres… Listing agent Joan A Levinson Realty ONE Group.

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6. E Valley Vista Estate | Paradise Valley, Arizona

$9.5 Million

Selling for $9,500,000: From the moment you pass thru the private gated entry of this 2.23 acre estate with hand-painted directional tiles, you will be captured by it’s charm and the stunning Camelback Mountain views. It boasts 12,295 sq.ft.,16 ft ceilings, a phenomenal backyard and an attention to detail that will excite the most discerning buyer!! Multiple French doors frame Camelback Mtn and open to the expansive lawns, a fully tiled pool, cabana, sport court, putting green + play area. Stroll along a private jogging path + flower gardens and feel a sense of serenity. Highlights include a 2 bdrm guest house, separate exercise bldg. (or 2nd guest house) 2 family rms an elegant 2 story high walnut library, white designer Chef’s kitchen, white carrara marble bathrooms + 2 huge outdoor entertainment patios. Features include hickory flooring, specially hand crafted commissioned cabinetry, hand-forged ironwork + iron-strapped trestle-beam and groin vaulted ceilings. The magnificent craftsmanship, exquisite finishes, and inviting appeal make this one of the finest estates in Paradise Valley. Listing agent Joan A Levinson Realty ONE Group

7. Desert Mountain Estate | Scottsdale, Arizona

$9.3 Million

Selling for $9,300,000: STUNNING CONTEMPORARY ESTATE nestled into a gated, private 10-acre reserve in Desert Mountain’s upper ”Canyon” neighborhood provides unparalleled, forever views of the Valley, Sunsets and City Lights. Disappearing glass walls with a 45′ span open from the Great Room, Master Retreat and 1050 SF AZ Room onto a resort patio that includes a 25 meter infinity lap pool, wall of rain & linear fire pit. One-level main home boasts Great Room, Modern Chef’s Kitchen. dramatic Wine Wall & Bar, Master Suite and Library. Guest Sing houses 4 exceptional Guest Suites, Media/Family room and a dramatic floating staircase – w/ 22ft high picture window and crystal orb pendants *Sold furnished*Today’s Decor*Solar Panels*Elevator*Radiant Floors*4 Car Garage*Control 4-Smart House*Audio/Video throughout*… Listing Agent – Kathleen Benoit Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty

8. N WILKINSON Estate | Paradise Valley, Arizona

$8.5 Million

Selling for $8,500,000: INCREDIBLE GORGEOUS HOME WITH IMPECABLE CAMELBACK MTN AND PRAYING MONK VIEWS! 4 BED, 4 FULL BATH AND 2 POWDER ROOMS IN THE MAIN HOUSE ALONG WITH A 2 BED, 2 BATH GUEST HOUSE. HIGH-END CONTEMPORARY FINISHINGS THROUGHOUT THE HOME. LARGE GREAT ROOM WITH BUILT-IN ELECTRIC FIREPLACE AND POCKET DOORS THAT OPEN UP ALL THE WAY TO THE PATIO AREA. AN SEPARATE OFFICE, WORKOUT ROOM, THEATER ROOM AND BONUS AREA. GUEST HOUSE HAS ITS OWN LIVING AND KITCHEN AREAS TOO. AN ENTERTAINERS PARADISE IN THE BACKYARD WITH PRIVATE POOL, SPA, GAZEBO, BUILT-IN BBQ, SEATING AREA, FIRETABLE. HOME IS SURROUNDED BY GORGEOUS LUSH GRASS AND DESERT LANDSCAPING. THIS ESTATE IS FIRST CLASS ALL THE WAY! Listing Agent – Scott Grigg Realty Executives.

And once again Paradise Valley, Arizona is on top for the most expensive Arizona real estate market. Wonder if 2020 will feature another broken record? Only time will tell…

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