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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

16 matches found

$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
IDX
$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
IDX
$1,400,000
9238 E HOVERLAND Road, Scottsdale, AZ 85255
View Photos (33)Videos (1)
# 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
View Photos (54)
# 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
View Photos (74)Virtual Tours (2)
# 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
IDX
$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
View Photos (32)Virtual Tours (1)
# 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
View Photos (25)Virtual Tours (1)
# 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
IDX
$3,995,000
9290 E THOMPSON PEAK Parkway, 456, Scottsdale, AZ 85255
View Photos (49)Videos (1)
# 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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Why Live in DC Ranch

Why Live In Dc Ranch

Why Live in DC Ranch

 

DC Ranch is a truly sprawling, some would say mammoth, premier planned community in Scottsdale. DC Ranch consist primarily of single family residences, with none of the builds dating more than about 20 years. There are new homes in the community as well.

The residences at DC Ranch can be found in the broadest price range to be found anywhere in Scottsdale or Phoenix. Indeed, the price range is virtually incomparable across the United States. The price of residences in DC Ranch range from approximately $235,000 to about $26 million.

DC Ranch residences come in a wide range of designs and styles. These include everything from Santa Fe style homes to Tuscan villas to modern concepts to about a dozen other style derivations.

 

Amenities at DC Ranch

One of the reasons why DC Ranch consistently garners such high marks is because of the tremendous array of amenities found within the community. The Village Health Club & Spa is one such amenity. The Village Health Club & Spa features over 170 group fitness and yoga classes, a team of seasoned personal trainers, cardio rooms and weight rooms. The venue comes complete with day spas and med spas. The Village Health Club & Spa also features:

  • Basketball courts
  • Fencing rooms
  • Golf
  • Racquetball courts
  • Squash courts
  • Tennis courts
  • Swimming pool
  • Kids swimming pool
  • Triathlon tracks
  • Barbecue areas

DC Ranch also has what is called the Homestead Community Center. The Center offers:

  • Adventure playground
  • Basketball courts
  • Community theatre
  • Oasis water features
  • Commercial kitchen for events

The community also features other parks and green spaces, located throughout.

 

Schools Serving DC Ranch

The families of DC Ranch are served by the Scottsdale Unified School District. This includes award-winning elementary, middle, and high schools serving the community.

 

Dining, Shopping, and Entertainment Near DC Ranch

Bounded by Thompson Peak Parkway, North Pima Road, and North Scottsdale, DC Ranch is in a prime location in greater Scottsdale. (The community does extend a bit beyond North Scottsdale.) This places DC Ranch in the heart of it all. A resident of DC Ranch can take advantage of the primary dining, shopping, and entertainment offerings available in Scottsdale and Phoenix.

 

Cultural and Recreational Opportunities

As is case with dining, shopping, and entertainment, all key cultural and recreational opportunities in and around Scottsdale and easily available to the residents of DC Ranch. These include everything from the top golf courses to all of the acclaimed art galleries and museums located in Scottsdale and Phoenix.

DC Ranch Homes For Sale

16 matches found

$5,475,000
18967 N 98TH Way, 3691, Scottsdale, AZ 85255
View Photos (79)
# 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
IDX
$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
IDX
$1,400,000
9238 E HOVERLAND Road, Scottsdale, AZ 85255
View Photos (33)Videos (1)
# 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
IDX
$1,295,000
8881 E Flathorn Drive, Scottsdale, AZ 85255
View Photos (54)
# 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
IDX
$1,780,000
9280 E THOMPSON PEAK Parkway, 30, Scottsdale, AZ 85255
View Photos (45)
# 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
IDX
$2,300,000
9565 E MOUNTAIN SPRING Road, Scottsdale, AZ 85255
View Photos (74)Virtual Tours (2)
# 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
IDX
$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
IDX
$1,399,000
9244 E VIA DE VAQUERO Drive, Scottsdale, AZ 85255
View Photos (32)Virtual Tours (1)
# 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
IDX
$1,975,000
9280 E THOMPSON PEAK Parkway, 41, Scottsdale, AZ 85255
View Photos (25)Virtual Tours (1)
# 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
IDX
$3,995,000
9290 E THOMPSON PEAK Parkway, 456, Scottsdale, AZ 85255
View Photos (49)Videos (1)
# 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
IDX

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