The private golf community of Desert Mountain is located at the north end of Scottsdale, in the foothills of the Continental Mountain range. This is the place to search for Scottsdale homes for sale if you love golf and/or tennis, recreation and spectacular desert scenery.
Desert Mountain was established in 1986. Taliesin Associated Architects, founded by Frank Lloyd Wright, created the original Desert Mountain master plan. Community guidelines and environmentally sensitive architecture ensure that homes in this community respect the land and complement the natural desert surroundings.
Today, there are 35 “vilages” within the 8,000 acre community, with a variety of properties to fit every possible lifestyle. From villas and townhomes to luxury custom estates and custom home sites, you’re sure to find the property you’ve been dreaming of.
Golf Course at Desert Mountain
Desert Mountain is the only property in the world to have 6 Championship Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Courses. In addition, there are 5 clubhouses with casual and elegant dining options. Desert Mountain is the annual home to the Schwab Cup, a PGA event attracting the top golfers in the world. Desert Mountain has a 9 court tennis complex with your choice of hard clay or grass surfaces. In addition, there are luxurious pools and spas, state of the art exercise facility and a new Performance Center. The Performance Center is an indoor/outdoor, climate controlled state of the art teaching and practice facility with 3 golf pros on staff.
Desert Mountain is part of the Cave Creek Unified School District. Students attend Black Mountain Elementary School, Sonoran Trails Middle School and Cactus Shadows High School.
Other amenities nearby:
- 4 miles from the town of Cave Creek
- 20 minutes to the Loop 101 Freeway
- 30 minutes to Scottsdale Airport
- 30 minutes to Kierland Commons/Scottsdale Quarter
- 60 minutes to Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
Contact us for more information on the community of Desert Mountain and homes for sale. You can also reach us by calling (602) 694-3200.