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DC Ranch: Living in Harmony with Nature

DC Ranch: Living in Harmony with Nature

DC Ranch: Living in Harmony with Nature

If one Arizona community epitomizes luxury living combined with the harmony of nature, that community is DC Ranch in North Scottsdale. This planned community connects its residents to the beauty of its planned environment and the surrounding Sonoran Desert.

 

Established as a ranch in the early 1900s by E.O. Brown, the land owners formed a partnership with DMB Development, which envisioned a thoughtfully developed community that would exist in harmony with its desert surroundings. Part of the land was eventually sold to the City of Scottsdale, forming the heart of the McDowell Sonoran Preserve. Today, DC Ranch is a 4,400-acre community adjacent to the magnificent McDowell Sonoran Preserve on the east and Pima Road on the west, with the winding Thompson Peak Parkway bisecting the area.

 

Four Villages and 40+ Unique Neighborhoods

Buyers will find four distinct residential villages with more than 40 unique upscale neighborhoods and have a variety of DC Ranch Homes For Sale to choose from. Country Club and Desert Camp are DC Ranch’s original villages, with construction beginning in the late 1990 and the first residents moving to their homes in 1997. Desert Park and Silverleaf are the other two villages. DC Ranch encompasses more than 2,800 homes and approximately 7,000 residents. Each neighborhood elects a designated resident to serve as their liaison to the Ranch Association Board of Directors.

 

Bound by Pima Road and the Reata Wash, Country Club Village has a variety of architectural styles. Desert Camp village features single-family homes, attached patio homes, townhomes, and condos and is also home to the Market Street commercial area. It is located east of Pima and south of Thompson Peak Parkway. Located south of Legacy Boulevard, Desert Parks village has gated neighborhoods with custom and non-custom single-family and attached homes and luxury apartments. Silverleaf is the most exclusive village, with many neighborhoods featuring expansive, estate-style residences located adjacent to the McDowell Mountain Preserve. Buyers will find a wide range of prices, ranging up to multi-million estates with over 15,000 square feet waiting to be built.

 

Golf and Recreation

The DC Ranch vision includes a commitment to healthy lifestyles, as evidenced by the wealth of running. Walking and biking paths throughout the community. DC Ranch has 47 parks, plus more than 50 miles of landscaped trails that connect each neighborhood and ultimately lead to the McDowell Sonoran Preserve.

 

The Homestead and Desert Camp Community Centers provide residents with recreational activities, including tennis and pickleball.

 

Private Clubs

Residents can choose from two private country clubs—DC Ranch and Silverleaf—offering world-class golf, spa facilities, exercise facilities, tennis, swimming, gourmet dining, and banquet facilities. Residents also can join the DC Ranch Health Club & Spa or The Village Health Club Hot Yoga Studio for fitness activities.

 

Shopping and Dining

 

Within DC Ranch’s borders are two shopping areas, Market Street and DC Ranch Crossing. Residents will find boutique stores and local shopping needs, like AJ’s Fine Foods and Safeway. Notable restaurants include Ciao Grazie, Koi Poke, Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse, and Jalapeno Inferno.

DC Ranch Scottsdale Arizona

DC Ranch Scottsdale Arizona

DC Ranch Scottsdale Arizona

 

The Country Club at DC Ranch is regarded one of the premier golf and country clubs in North Scottsdale. Designed by John Fought and Tom Lehman, the lush golf course at the Country Club at DC Ranch is nestled at the base of the brilliant McDowell Mountains. The challenging, award-winning course is amplified by spectacular vistas and views from each of the 18 holes on the course.

An outstanding element of the greens at the Club are that the course is designed for golfers of all levels. Novice golfers new to the links can develop their games. Accomplished golfers are readily challenged by the deep bunkers, subtle green breaks, and course length.

The Country Club At DC Ranch

Beyond the golf course, the Hacienda Clubhouse at DC Ranch is located on a lovely knoll near the mountains. The clubhouse is an expansive 45,000 square feet that pays homage to the iconic Southwestern resorts of the 1920s and 1930s. Excellent dining and a continual array of dynamic events are hallmarks of the clubhouse. In addition, the facility comes complete with a fully outfitted 12,000 Fitness and Performance Center.

In addition to golf and fitness opportunities, the Country Club at DC Ranch has premium tennis facilities. These include six championship hard courts, five of which are lighted for evening play. There are five blended line pickleball courts. The club also features an Olympic size swimming pool. Children enjoy a special adventure playground at the club as well.

Around the golf course and country club are a variety of DC Ranch homes for sale. A broad spectrum of different residence styles are available. These include everything from comfortable condos to luxurious custom single-family residences of over 10,000 square feet.

The Homes In DC Ranch

A variety of award-winning builders built the homes in the community. As a result, a person interested in settling in the area will find DC Ranch homes for sale superbly crafted by builders that include Standard Pacific, Ashton Woods, Monterey Homes, Engle Homes, Columbia, Edmunds and Maracay.

These fine residences are located in close proximity to the best Scottsdale has to offer. This includes the outstanding retail, dining, entertainment, and recreational opportunities that have made Scottsdale one of the most well-regarded cities in Arizona and across the United States.

If you’re interested in exploring DC Ranch homes for sale, the friendly team of real estate professionals at The Holm Group stand ready to assist you. You can schedule an appointment right now by calling us at (480) 206-4265.

DC Ranch Homes For Sale

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$5,475,000
18967 N 98TH Way, 3691, Scottsdale, AZ 85255
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# of Bedrooms: 6
# of Bathrooms: 6.5
Year Built: 2016
Subdivision: DC RANCH PARCEL T7
Description: Light bright and modern estate in Arcadia at Silverleaf. This courtyard e...
Last Updated: December - 06 - 2022
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$4,500,000
# of Bedrooms: 5
# of Bathrooms: 5
Year Built: 2000
Subdivision: DC Ranch
Description: Desirable Calvis Wyant custom estate on the coveted 10th fairway of The Cou...
Last Updated: December - 05 - 2022
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$1,400,000
9238 E HOVERLAND Road, Scottsdale, AZ 85255
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# of Bedrooms: 2
# of Bathrooms: 2.5
Year Built: 2008
Subdivision: DC Ranch
Description: Desirable location situated in the heart of the gated Desert Camp Villas of...
Last Updated: December - 05 - 2022
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$1,295,000
8881 E Flathorn Drive, Scottsdale, AZ 85255
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# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 3
Year Built: 2001
Subdivision: DC RANCH PARCEL 2.3 AMD
Description: THIS DC RANCH STUNNER WON'T LAST LONG....Just steps from the beautiful McDo...
Last Updated: December - 05 - 2022
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$1,780,000
9280 E THOMPSON PEAK Parkway, 30, Scottsdale, AZ 85255
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# of Bedrooms: 4
# of Bathrooms: 4.5
Year Built: 1999
Subdivision: DC RANCH
Description: Highly desirable Tapadero townhome in DC Ranch Country Club. Light & brigh...
Last Updated: December - 04 - 2022
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$2,300,000
9565 E MOUNTAIN SPRING Road, Scottsdale, AZ 85255
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# of Bedrooms: 4
# of Bathrooms: 3.5
Year Built: 2000
Subdivision: DC Ranch
Description: REDUCED 200K ~ BEST VALUE IN DC RANCH! Gorgeous French inspired Camelot hom...
Last Updated: December - 04 - 2022
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$4,950,000
# of Bedrooms: 5
# of Bathrooms: 6.5
Year Built: 2003
Subdivision: DC Ranch
Description: Comfortable elegance in guard gated DC Ranch Country Club.Designed/built by...
Last Updated: December - 04 - 2022
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$1,399,000
9244 E VIA DE VAQUERO Drive, Scottsdale, AZ 85255
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# of Bedrooms: 4
# of Bathrooms: 3
Year Built: 2005
Subdivision: DC Ranch
Description: Welcome home to gated community of The Estates at DC Ranch. One of 26 neig...
Last Updated: December - 04 - 2022
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$1,975,000
9280 E THOMPSON PEAK Parkway, 41, Scottsdale, AZ 85255
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# of Bedrooms: 4
# of Bathrooms: 4.5
Year Built: 1999
Subdivision: DC RANCH
Description: Remodeled in the Tapadero area of the CC at DC Ranch * Courtyard entry floo...
Last Updated: December - 01 - 2022
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$3,995,000
9290 E THOMPSON PEAK Parkway, 456, Scottsdale, AZ 85255
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# of Bedrooms: 5
# of Bathrooms: 6
Year Built: 1999
Subdivision: DC RANCH
Description: Updated custom home in the Country Club of DC Ranch! This single level hom...
Last Updated: November - 28 - 2022
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Dc Ranch Real Estate Scottsdale

Dc Ranch Real Estate Scottsdale

Dc Ranch Real Estate Scottsdale

Nestled in the shadows of the McDowell Mountains, DC Ranch is a premier Scottsdale community renowned for celebrating the best that Arizona has to offer. Presenting dramatic vistas or both Scottsdale and much else of greater Phoenix, DC Ranch is home to four lovely communities, each perfectly plotted around neighborhood parks that hearken back to another more gracious era. These village neighborhoods feature a variety of residential options: single-family homes, attached villas, apartments, and condominiums. Whilst a cliché, an accurate statement is still made by noting DC Ranch has something for everyone looking for a community of distinction.

DC Ranch features everything from affordable condos beginning at $250,000 (ideal homes for seasonal residents or snowbirds) to custom-crafted 10,000-plus square foot residences that meet the precise requirements of an individual owner. Villas in the community are priced from the mid-500s to over $1 million, depending on lot locations and special amenities and upgrades a resident prefers.

The pleasing, placid neighborhoods of DC Ranch come complete with a pair of fully appointed community centers that feature an Olympic-size pool as well as lighted tennis and basketball courts, and a fitness center. Ultimately, 33 miles of beautiful walking trails will meander through DC Ranch.

Great effort is made to ensure that the community itself is seamlessly wed to the brilliant splendor of the surrounding Sonoran Dessert. Indeed, DC Ranch is nearly completely encircled by the incomparable McDowell Sonoran Dessert Preserve, which is the largest urban land preserve in the nation. Residents of DC Ranch call the sprawling 30,000 acre Preserve their “backyard.”

Golf is a centerpiece of life at DC Ranch for many residents. A pair of award-winning golf courses are situated at two private country clubs within the community, Silverleaf and DC Ranch Country Club.

DC Ranch residents have easy access to everything that Scottsdale and Phoenix have to offer. This includes some of the most popular eateries right in the community’s own Market Street at DC Ranch: Cedar Room, Flemings, Grimaldi’s, and The Living Room. Iconic Market Street also features chic boutiques and well-regarded shops and professional offices, ensuring residents easy access to vibrant businesses of many types.

As noted previously, DC Ranch is conveniently located to everything Scottsdale and neighboring Phoenix have to offer. This includes world-renowned galleries and museums, a plethora of dining and shopping options, and the exciting nightlife that has made these two Arizona communities sparkle. In addition, the myriad of recreational offerings throughout Maricopa County are readily reached by DC Ranch residents.

Nestled in the shadows of the McDowell Mountains, DC Ranch is a premier Scottsdale community renowned for celebrating the best that Arizona has to offer. Presenting dramatic vistas or both Scottsdale and much else of greater Phoenix, DC Ranch is home to four lovely communities, each perfectly plotted around neighborhood parks that hearken back to another more gracious era. These village neighborhoods feature a variety of residential options: single-family homes, attached villas, apartments, and condominiums. Whilst a cliché, an accurate statement is still made by noting DC Ranch has something for everyone looking for a community of distinction.

DC Ranch features everything from affordable condos beginning at $250,000 (ideal homes for seasonal residents or snowbirds) to custom-crafted 10,000-plus square foot residences that meet the precise requirements of an individual owner. Villas in the community are priced from the mid-500s to over $1 million, depending on lot locations and special amenities and upgrades a resident prefers.

The pleasing, placid neighborhoods of DC Ranch come complete with a pair of fully appointed community centers that feature an Olympic-size pool as well as lighted tennis and basketball courts, and a fitness center. Ultimately, 33 miles of beautiful walking trails will meander through DC Ranch.

Great effort is made to ensure that the community itself is seamlessly wed to the brilliant splendor of the surrounding Sonoran Dessert. Indeed, DC Ranch is nearly completely encircled by the incomparable McDowell Sonoran Dessert Preserve, which is the largest urban land preserve in the nation. Residents of DC Ranch call the sprawling 30,000 acre Preserve their “backyard.”

Golf is a centerpiece of life at DC Ranch for many residents. A pair of award-winning golf courses are situated at two private country clubs within the community, Silverleaf and DC Ranch Country Club.

DC Ranch residents have easy access to everything that Scottsdale and Phoenix have to offer. This includes some of the most popular eateries right in the community’s own Market Street at DC Ranch: Cedar Room, Flemings, Grimaldi’s, and The Living Room. Iconic Market Street also features chic boutiques and well-regarded shops and professional offices, ensuring residents easy access to vibrant businesses of many types.

As noted previously, DC Ranch is conveniently located to everything Scottsdale and neighboring Phoenix have to offer. This includes world-renowned galleries and museums, a plethora of dining and shopping options, and the exciting nightlife that has made these two Arizona communities sparkle. In addition, the myriad of recreational offerings throughout Maricopa County are readily reached by DC Ranch residents.

 

Best Communities in Scottsdale & Phoenix

Best Communities In Scottsdale & Phoenix

 

Scottsdale is the sprawling suburb of the relatively urban Phoenix metropolitan area. It provides a quiet, cozy and upscale living for the residents who wish to settle down away hustle and bustle yet still have an urban feel.

Originally founded as a resort city, Phoenix and its many suburbs, including Scottsdale, Tempe, Gilbert, and Chandler, have grown rapidly in the past 40 years. They have developed into the full-scale urban center with diverse economic and vibrant cultural scene unique to each city.

Scottsdale, like the rest of the metropolitan area, has been built on a grid system and is often separated by hills, mountains, and desert landscapes. Downtown Scottsdale is filled with historic sites, boutique shopping, and a lively entertainment district.

Scottsdale is one of Arizona’s most prosperous suburbs. The average income in Scottsdale is $51,564 a year, while the US national average is $28,555 a year. Homes run an average of $642,000 and rent for roughly $3,200 a month for two bedrooms. Scottsdale is also one of the most connected satellite cities in the valley, the average commute from here is 17 minutes, with the national average of 26 minutes. Scottsdale offers a wide range of living arrangements including loft and urban living, family-oriented communities, and exclusive golf-courses and retirement communities. Whether you’re looking for buy a new home or rent an apartment, Scottsdale has something for everyone.

Desert Ridge

Desert Ridge Homes For Sale

 

This master-planned community on the north-east of Scottsdale offers access to the most prestigious entertainment venues in town. The community hosts the largest Marriott Resort with an enormous spa center and two championship golf courses.

Desert Ridge is well-connected to the city center and the rest of the Phoenix area via the Loop 101. Every year the neighborhood continues to grow, rapidly adding new properties and communities to the inventory. One of the most promising developments is Desert Ridge Town Center, which will add over 1 million square feet of commercial and residential property. T

he abundance of green lawns and paved trails, and small parks makes Desert Ridge the perfect spot for joggers and pet-owners. The local school district has excellent elementary, middle and high schools. Housing in the area consists of small single-family homes and large exclusive family-homes.

Kierland

Kierland Real Estate

The Kierland neighborhood is located near a local retail and entertainment hub. It offers upscale shopping in the Kierland Commons and Scottsdale Quarter. Each mall is filled with well-known chain stores, such as Gap, Nike, Apple, and Pottery Barn.

Kierland is also a hot tourists destination. Vacationers from all around the country flock the area in the winter month attracted to the city’s year-round sun. The Westin resort has one of the largest convention centers that host business conferences and political rallies. Kierland Golf Club provide sunny green lawns for golfers of any level.

The area is also home to the Scottsdale Airport, which provides custom solutions and unique travel arrangements for residents with private aircraft. Housing options are lush and diverse. From large family homes to cozy condominiums, Kierland has just the home for you.

DC Ranch

DC Ranch Golf Scottsdale 2018

 

DC Ranch is located in the foothills of the McDowell Mountains. This community is located on the historic Desert Camp, a site where Scottsdale pioneers set up their first ranches. The architecture and the landscape of the district are specifically tailored to mirror this heritage, and adds an extra layer of appeal to the historically minded.

The neighborhoods entertainment infrastructure includes shopping centers, cafes, tennis courses, indoor and outdoor pools. The community also offers world-class golf courses for members and residents. Housing options include luxury townhomes, patio homes, upscale apartments and mansion properties.

Scottsdale is a perfect place for the middle-level professionals to settle down and start a family. It is safe, prosperous and cultured. Your kids will have an opportunity to enroll in the best public and private schools. And, of course, crowds of snowbirds choose this destination for a reason. It offers a unique architectural style, exquisite quality of services and the great choice for leisure and entertainment.

DC Ranch Country Club Approves Expansion

February 2018 – Project to be $8.5M

DC Ranch Country Club Scottsdale Arizona

The DC Ranch community has just approved the first expansion of the club house that will be managed by Studio V (Interior) and Westpac (architecture and exterior).

Expansion project consists of five components:

  1. Heath and Wellness – A new 12.000 sqft building will include a fitness facility, several good sized excersice rooms, enhanced locker room and two new state of the art children’s clubs
  2. New Casual Dining – A new indoor dining spot will be coming next toe the clubs remodeled resort-style pool area.
  3. Golf – A new teaching center will be added so that members can enhance their shorty game and more
  4. Clubhouse Updates – New private dining room coming to the club with an all new menu.
  5. Expanded Kitchen – 600 sqft of top of the line kitchen space will be added.

If you have any additional questions on this project feel free to give Andrew at call at 480-206-4265.