Desert Ridge AZ Homes for Sale

Desert Rdige Homes for SaleDesert Ridge is a popular 5,700 acre community located in NE Phoenix.  As one of Arizona’s largest master-planned communities, it is expected to ultimately reach over 50,000 residents.  The community has an amazing assortment of residential, commercial, recreational, health-care and employment opportunities for it’s residents, and has quickly become a very popular area for Phoenicians to call home.  Here are a few reasons that so many choose to live in this awesome community:

  • High-Ranking Schools.  Desert Ridge lies within the Paradise Valley Unified School District, which is the 4th largest school district in the State of Arizona.  The district is known as one of the top school districts in the state, and is consistently ranked very highly by the AZ Department of Education.
  • Location.  Desert Ridge is just 2 minutes North of the 101 Freeway, which serves as a main arterial to Scottsdale, Tempe, and East Phoenix.  The Desert Ridge Marketplace is located within Desert Ridge, and is known for it’s amazing shopping, dining, and entertainment venues.  The well-known Kierland Shopping District is located just 5 minutes from Desert Ridge as well.  Both Downtown Phoenix and Sky Harbor Airport are only 20-25 minutes away.
  • Housing Diversity.  Desert Ridge offers everything from apartment-style living to luxury homes, and everything in-between.  The area is known for being a “move-up” community, as many residents choose to upsize or downsize within Desert Ridge, rather than moving to other areas of Phoenix.

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  • Outdoor Activities/Recreation.  Desert Ridge offers countless biking/hiking trails throughout the community, as well as a jaw-dropping recreation center, located within Aviano at Desert Ridge.  There are seven parks strategically located throughout the community, which tend to be very popular with the residents.  If you're a golfer, there are 10+ golf courses within 5 miles of Desert Ridge.
  • Shopping.  People from all over the valley love the Desert Ridge Marketplace, and it acts as the centerpiece of the community.  Incredible shopping, movie theaters, restaurants choices, and a popular night-life make this a hotspot for residents of Desert Ridge.
  • Upscale Resorts.  The JW Marriot Resort sits in the heart of Desert Ridge, and is a favorite destination of out-of-town visitors, as well as families who want to do a “stay-vacation”, especially during the hot summer months.  The Westin Kierland Resort & Spa is a short 2 minute drive from Desert Ridge as well.

Desert Ridge Homes for Sale

Desert Ridge AZ Homes For Sale

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