Kierland Scottsdale-85254kierland homes for sale

Kierland is located in what many call the “magical” 85254 Zip Code of Scottsdale, AZ. Kierland is home to what many consider to be the two finest school districts in Arizona (Scottsdale Unified School District Paradise Valley Unified School District), and offers some of the best dining/shopping/entertainment options in the Valley.  Add to that it’s proximity to the Loop 101 and 51 freeways, and you can see why so many residents find Kierland/85254 to be the perfect combination when looking for their next home. The 85254 Zip Code is commonly referred to as Kierland, and is one of the largest zip codes in Maricopa County, consisting of almost 14 square miles, and nearly 20,000 single-family homes, condominiums, and town homes.  Here are a few reasons that so many residents choose to call Kierland home:

  • Award-winning schools.  Kierland lies within both the Paradise Valley Unified School District and Scottsdale Unified School District, which many consider to be the two top school districts in Arizona.  Both school districts are consistently recognized by the AZ Department of Education as being Excelling, or Exceeding Standards, when compared to other school districts in the state.
  • Location.  Kierland is contiguous to the 101 Freeway, which serves as a major arterial to Scottsdale, Tempe, and Northeast Phoenix.  The 51 Freeway is located just West of Kierland, providing easy access to Downtown Phoenix & Sky Harbor Airport (15-20 minute drive).  The Kierland Commons is located in the middle of 85254 and Kierland, and is known for it’s amazing shopping, dining, and arts/entertainment options.  The Desert Ridge Marketplace is an outdoor mall, and is located just 5 minutes from the community as well.
  • Housing Choices.  Kierland offers everything from apartment-style living to luxury homes, and everything in-between.  The area is known for having having larger lots (10,000+ square feet, up to 1+ acre horse properties).
  • Outdoor Activities/Recreation.  Kierland offers several hiking/biking trails throughout the community, 10 community parks, and even has it’s own equestrian park(Sereno Park).  In addition, there are over 10 golf courses within a 10 minute drive of Kierland.
  • Shopping.  Kierland Commons is known as THE shopping destination for Valley residents, and it acts as a synergistic centerpiece of the community. Upscale shopping, movie theaters, restaurants, and an exciting night-life make Kierland Commons a hotspot for residents of the area.
  • Popular Resorts.  The Westin Kierland Resort & Spa sits in the heart of Kierland, and is a favorite destination of out-of-town visitors, as well as families who want to do a “stay-vacation”, especially during the summer months.  The JW Marriott-Desert Ridge is a short 5 minute drive from Kierland as well.

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