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OUR FEATURED PROPERTIES OF THE MONTH – November 2015

Our first featured property this month is 42068 N Stone Cutter Drive at Desert Mountain.

42068 N Stone Cutter Drive, Desert Mountain
42068 N Stone Cutter Drive, Desert Mountain

This elegant, 4-5 bedroom, 5,567 SqFt, Spanish Colonial-style home  enjoys stunning Desert Mountain views coupled with complete privacy.

42068 N STONE CUTTER DR 4You’ll be utterly charmed by the lovely courtyard, beautifully landscaped gardens and two outdoor spas with numerous water features.

The home is finished with top of the line imported limestone floors, canterra stone accents, marble, granite, travertine & reclaimed wood, throughout – and it was cleverly designed so that every room has a view.

The richly appointed study could also be used as a 4th bedroom.

42068 Stone cutter.jpg 6 The upper level has double balconies and contains a second office or game room, plus a stunning guest suite.

42068 Stone cutter.jpg 4Its spacious kitchen & multiple indoor-outdoor dining areas were designed with entertaining in mind; you’ll enjoy outdoor living with complete privacy, overlooking one of the most spectacular pools you’ll find anywhere – or perhaps you’d prefer to take a leisurely walk to Chiricahua’s #1 fairway from the back patio.

Furnishings are available for purchase separately.

42068 N STONE CUTTER DR 11 42068 N Stone Cutter Drive is offered at $2,395,000


10487 E Rising Sun Drive at Desert Mountain is our second featured property of the month.

10487 E Rising Sun Drive at Desert Mountain
10487 E Rising Sun Drive at Desert Mountain

An inviting private courtyard complete with a beautiful outdoor fireplace, is a most welcoming feature of this comfortable and stylish 3 bed / 3.5 bath, 2,901 Sq Ft, Desert Mountain home.

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10487 E rising sun drive.jpg 3There are many exceptional features, including two master suites, top of the line kitchen appliances, travertine flooring, high beamed ceilings in the great room; a stone fireplace in the master bedroom plus a separate patio with a beautiful fountain – perfect for relaxing and enjoying the spectacular desert surroundings. 10487 E rising sun drive.jpg 4

With access to the Hacienda Village pool, spa and fitness center, this really is a one of a kind opportunity with a very appealing price point.

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 If you’d like to schedule a private tour of this month’s featured properties or any of our other beautiful homes and home sites, please contact us:

Cheryl D’Anna (480)-319-3800

Donna LeGate (602)-399-0829

donna.legate@russlyon.com

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OUR FEATURED PROPERTIES of THE MONTH – October 2015

Our featured home this month is 42253 N Saguaro Forest Drive at Desert Mountain and is the only Villa currently on the market.

42253 N Saguaro Forest Drive at Desert Mountain

This lovely, spacious Chiricahua Villa is in immaculate condition and has incredible far-reaching city light and mountain views.

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20150922224948566661000000-oBuilt on one level with a split floor plan, this 3+ bed / 3.5 bath, 3,747 SqFt home has been meticulously upgraded throughout and the sleek contemporary style blends beautifully with the vaulted ceilings and wooden floors, creating an inviting cozy warmth.

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The gorgeous patio, pool and spa area has also been upgraded and is perfect for entertaining and enjoying our spectacular Scottsdale sunsets.

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42253 N Saguaro Forest Drive  can be yours for $1,697,500.

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20150922224929041153000000-oThe price of this stunning villa includes an upgraded sound system plus new entertainment center, 2 custom couches, 2 custom wing-back chairs and beds, which are ‘as new’.


Our featured home site this month is 9601 E Taos Drive 256, located in The Gambel Quail Preserve at Desert Mountain.

20150224210047955156000000-o20150325212102871120000000-oThis  very buildable, level 0.83 acre homesite is situated right on the golf course and benefits from stunning mountain and sunset views.

20150325212110256723000000-oIts interior location on a quiet cul-de-sac means you’ll have peace and quiet, yet be conveniently close to the community gates, the 15 miles of private hiking, biking and horseback riding trails – and more.

Incredibly well-priced, 9601 E Taos Drive 256 is offered at $269,000 and has a privacy buffer from the NAOS, making this the perfect lot to build your dream home on!


If you’d like to schedule a private tour of this month’s featured properties or any of our other beautiful homes and home sites, please contact us:

Cheryl D’Anna (480)-319-3800

Donna LeGate (602)-399-0829

donna.legate@russlyon.com

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OUR FEATURED PROPERTIES of THE MONTH – September 2015

Scottsdale and the surrounding areas are famous for their uniquely spectacular landscapes.

Desert Mountain’s six Championship golf courses; dramatic sunsets that capture the beauty of mountains that seem to go on into infinity; the glitter of distant city lights  on the horizon; the mighty Saguaro cacti forests – all all of these add to the drama and beauty, making this part of Arizona such a desirable place to live.

Our featured properties consist of a beautiful contemporary home that was designed to capture all of the above from every angle – and two gorgeous home sites with far-reaching views, so that you can build your own piece of heaven.

10446 E PALO BREA DR,10446 East Palo Brea Drive – offered at $1,250,000 

An architectural masterpiece, this home has been freshly remodeled & shows like new.

With stunning views, it was  finished and updated to a very high standard,  blending harmoniously with the beautiful desert surroundings.

10446 E PALO BREA DR 5Numerous floor to ceiling windows capture the views in all directions while exposed beam ceilings, Canterra stone fireplaces, stone floors and solid wood doors add lots of character.

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10446 E PALO BREA DR 6The remodeled chef’s kitchen plus nook has an adjacent room that would be perfect as an office, wine cellar or huge pantry.

The elegant floor plan flows out onto multiple verandas that were designed for  outdoor living & dining with a pool, spa & waterfall.

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The furnishings at 10446 Palo Brea Drive are included in the sale price; the art is excluded.

The View from 10446 Palo Brea Drive at Desert Mountain
The View from 10446 Palo Brea Drive at Desert Mountain

10664 E PROSPECT POINT DR 41 – is offered at $140,000

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10664 E Prospect Point Drive, 41

Located in the beautifully landscaped village of Rose Quartz on a prestigious street lined with multi-million dollar homes, this is one of the best value lots on the market in Desert Mountain.

Sunsets, city lights and far-reaching mountain views along with natural ‘curb appeal’, this lot’s interior location provides tranquility, privacy and convenience, yet is only minutes away from each clubhouse and close to the main gate at Desert Mountain.

The value of this property will definitely exceed your expectations and an Equity Golf Membership is available through Desert Mountain Club, providing access to 6 golf courses & clubhouses, tennis, fitness and equestrian centers, plus a private trail system.


25108 N 107TH WAY 11 – is offered at $250,000

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25108 N 107th Way, 11

Views don’t come much better than this. Artesano is a small security-gated enclave of hillside custom homes on Troon Mountain.

Arguably one of the best lots in Troon, this Artesano custom home site offers panoramic views of Pinnacle Peak, the valley, city lights and the McDowell Mountains up to Troon Mountain.

Everything is built below to ensure that west and south-facing views remain unobstructed and this is without question, one of the best priced custom home sites in all of North Scottsdale with unbeatable views for the price.

Note: the Engineering Site Plan is available and you’ll see that the finished floor is approximately at street level, maximizing the views of Pinnacle Peak and the city lights below.


To schedule a private tour of this or any other of our beautiful homes and home sites, please contact us:

Cheryl D’Anna (480)-319-3800

Donna LeGate (602)-399-0829

donna.legate@russlyon.com

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NEW LISTING OPEN HOUSE at DESERT MOUNTAIN! Thursday Feb 12th from 2-5PM

Be the first to see this gorgeous 5 bedroom, 5.5 bath villa-like home that’s cozy enough for two and yet with just over 5,000 square feet, is spacious enough for accommodating friends and family.

9180 E SKYLINE DR, Desert Mountain
9180 E SKYLINE DR, Desert Mountain

Situated on a private lot, it overlooks the golf course and has stunning views of the mountains and Scottsdale sunsets!

9180 E SKYLINE DR, Desert Mountain
9180 E SKYLINE DR, Desert Mountain

Perfect for entertaining, the many patio spaces, pool, spa, & your very own putting green, are designed to be enjoyed all year round.

 

9180 E SKYLINE DR, Desert Mountain
9180 E SKYLINE DR, Desert Mountain
9180 E SKYLINE DR, Desert Mountain
9180 E SKYLINE DR, Desert Mountain

 

The wine cellar will satisfy the discerning wine collector; guests will enjoy the delightful casita and the 3 Car Garage has loads of built in storage.

9180 E SKYLINE DR, Desert Mountain
9180 E SKYLINE DR, Desert Mountain
9180 E SKYLINE DR, Desert Mountain
9180 E SKYLINE DR, Desert Mountain

Optional equity golf membership may be included in the sale and furnishings are available separately.

9180 E SKYLINE DR, Desert Mountain
9180 E SKYLINE DR, Desert Mountain

9180 E. Skyline Drive is offered at $1,499,000

For more information, please contact:

Cheryl D’Anna (480)-319-3800

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‘HOME OF THE MONTH’ – 42296 N Saguaro Forest Drive, Desert Mountain

In the heart of Desert Mountain’s Saguaro forest with it’s stunning valley, mountain and city-lights views, is nestled this luxurious villa-style home, our featured ‘Home of the Month’.

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42296 N SAGUARO FOREST DR 4Beautifully designed, from the dramatic, open-plan great room with it’s beamed ceiling, to the impressive soaring stone fireplace;  hand laid stone and timber accents accentuate the villa’s inviting warmth, while multiple French doors open out onto the spacious covered patios that are designed with ease of entertaining in mind.

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Relax and enjoy the stunning views or swim in the lovingly landscaped negative-edge pool.

 

 

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With just under 3,550 sq ft,  3 en-suite bedrooms, 3.5 baths – and a spacious eat-in kitchen complete with top of the line appliances, this beautiful home is perfect for entertaining with furnishings included and is offered at  $1,650,000.

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To arrange a private tour, please click on this link

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42296 N SAGUARO FOREST DR

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UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY TO PURCHASE THE MAGNIFICENT ‘VILLA PARADISO’ AT BELOW BANK APPRAISAL

Arguably one of the most spectacular properties at Desert Mountain, the Tuscan-styled  ‘Villa Paradiso’ combines the ultimate in indoor-outdoor luxury living.

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Villa Paradiso 6Every inch of this almost 12,000 sq ft home – with its additional 800 sq ft guest cottage – has been exquisitely crafted with meticulous care and attention to detail using top of the line finishes throughout, including hand-crafted stone, French oak and 150 year old beams.

Villa Paradiso 14Simply put, ‘Villa Paradiso’ cannot be replicated at it’s current price, having just been reduced by $5mil to an astonishing $7,388,000.

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Villa Paradiso 15‘Villa Paradiso’ sits on it’s own very private 5 acres of land and enjoys breathtaking forever views of the surrounding mountains, Scottsdale sunsets, the adjacent 3,000 acre nature preserve and distant city lights.

Villa Paradiso 12The tasteful warmth of the interior and the inviting outdoor spa, pool and terraces blend seamlessly to create a home of such incomparable luxury that you may never want to leave.

Villa Paradiso 13And why would you? With it’s very own 16-seat movie theater complete with a Kaleidescape Entertainment system, surround sound and concession stand  serving freshly made popcorn – along with a games room furnished with 5 flat screen TV’s, a pool table, putting green and wet bar; everything you could possibly need for entertaining in style is right here.  And that’s not forgetting the 1,000 bottle wine cellar!

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The kitchen is a dream, complete with everything a chef could desire from wood-burning pizza oven to espresso bar – and is fitted with the most luxurious equipment imaginable.

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The seven-car garage is designed to accommodate a further 5 vehicles and if you don’t feel like driving, how about exploring the 15 miles of award winning hiking/biking trails, or one of the 6 word-class Nicklaus golf courses? An Equity Golf Membership to the Desert Mountain Club is included in the purchase price.

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To arrange a private viewing of this remarkable property, please contact me directly via this link.Villa Paradiso 2

 

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