Nestled in the Sonoran desert, Scottsdale is one of Arizona’s most desirable locales. With its temperate climate, stunning scenery and cultural offerings, Scottsdale is consistently recognized as a world-class community in which to live, work and play.


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North Scottsdale

Framed by the McDowell Mountains and Pinnacle Peak, North Scottsdale boasts miles of trails for hiking, biking and horseback riding. Its abundant outdoor offerings are balanced by a host of luxury spa and shopping experiences. A variety of residential options dot the landscape, from single-family homes and equestrian properties to amenity-rich golf course neighborhoods.


Among its unique features is the McDowell Sonoran Preserve, a large, permanently protected and sustainable desert habitat. The northern area is also home to theTonto National Forest, which encompasses nearly 3 million picturesque acres. The fifth largest forest in the United States, it boasts Saguaro cactus-studded desert landscaping and pine-forested mountains

Offering an authentic desert living experience, the northern part of Scottsdale is set away from the hustle and bustle of the metropolitan area — while providing stunning views of the Greater Phoenix Valley.


Central Scottsdale

Scottsdale’s Central Corridor is the city’s most established area. It is home to Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin West, Scottsdale’s only National Historic Landmark. The nearby Scottsdale Airport is a bustling corporate and private jet facility — and the base for popular air tours. Renowned golf courses, eclectic shopping and equestrian facilities abound. 

Bordered by mountains on the north side, Central Scottsdale’s sweeping landscape is also the backdrop for several lake communities. McCormick Ranch, one of the area’s first major developments, offers luxury homes and a pristine golf course. Gainey and Scottsdale Ranch each boast million-dollar golf-course views. The diverse real estate offerings draw everyone from millennials and young families to second-home owners and empty nesters.


The Indian Bend Wash Greenbelt provides an 11-mile oasis of parks, paths and recreational facilities. Additionally, nearby Camelback Mountain, Pinnacle Peak and Papago Park offer hiking, biking and running trails complete with breathtaking views.


Downtown Scottsdale

Vibrant Downtown Scottsdale is the heart of the city. Its walkable neighborhoods are infused with award-winning restaurants, specialty shops and museums. The original downtown area, known as Old Town, has preserved the essence of quaint storefronts and a lively art community. Pristine older homes are complemented by newer luxury condo communities, attracting residents of all ages.

Retail paradise is found at the Fifth Avenue Shopping District and Scottsdale Fashion Square — both popular destinations for fashionistas. And many of the city's best restaurants can be found in the Downtown/Old Town area.

Downtown Scottsdale also provides the ideal setting for a host of farmer’s markets, festivals, block parties, and the famous ArtWalk. After the sun sets, downtown lights up with over 80 wine bars, lounges and dance clubs. 

Among the area’s treasures is the historic Little Red Schoolhouse — the current home of the Scottsdale Historical Museum, whose permanent exhibits showcase the town’s rich history. Visitors can effortlessly explore the downtown area via the free Scottsdale Trolley, which travels to designated stops every 15 minutes. In addition, complimentary horse-drawn carriages offer a charming way to see the sights during the winter months.


Scottsdale Events

Scottsdale is home to several high-profile events every year. Here are just a few: 

  • Waste Management Phoenix Open
  • Barrett Jackson Car Auction
  • Spring Training
  • Scottsdale Culinary Festival
  • Scottsdale Arabian Horse Show

Scottsdale Schools

Scottsdale has many top rated schools, both public and private. To learn more about these schools, please visit the Arizona Department of Education's School Report Card page. 


Search Homes for Sale in Scottsdale

Homes for Sale in Scottsdale Under $350,000

$285,000
3 beds - 2 Baths

2801 N 68TH Street

Scottsdale, Arizona

Listing office: Diligence Realty

MLS® ID: 5691053

$199,000
3 beds - 1+ Baths

6732 E OAK Street

Scottsdale, Arizona

Listing office: Clayton Nash Real Estate

MLS® ID: 5690948

$349,999
3 beds - 2 Baths

7807 E CYPRESS Street

Scottsdale, Arizona

Listing office: RE/MAX Platinum Living

MLS® ID: 5690846

$330,000
4 beds - 2 Baths

6402 E LEWIS Avenue

Scottsdale, Arizona

Listing office: Venture Real Estate & Consulting

MLS® ID: 5690690


Homes for Sale in Scottsdale Between $350,000 and $500,000

$430,000
2 beds - 2 Baths

6512 E SHOOTING STAR Way

Scottsdale, Arizona

Listing office: DPR Realty LLC

MLS® ID: 5691319

$390,000
3 beds - 1+ Baths

8219 E ARLINGTON Road

Scottsdale, Arizona

Listing office: Conway Real Estate

MLS® ID: 5691302

$365,000
3 beds - 2 Baths

7234 E PIERCE Street

Scottsdale, Arizona

Listing office: Pivotal Real Estate Solutions, LLC

MLS® ID: 5691204

$415,000
4 beds - 2 Baths

8771 E PINCHOT Avenue

Scottsdale, Arizona

Listing office: RE/MAX Fine Properties

MLS® ID: 5691029


Homes for Sale in Scottsdale Between $500,000 and $750,000

$579,900
4 beds - 2+ Baths

11464 E SWEETWATER Avenue

Scottsdale, Arizona

Listing office: Tru Realty, LLC

MLS® ID: 5691239

$589,900
5 beds - 4 Baths

12326 E NORTH Lane

Scottsdale, Arizona

Listing office: HomeSmart

MLS® ID: 5691162

$550,000
4 beds - 3 Baths

8131 E Indian School Road

Scottsdale, Arizona

Listing office: Keller Williams Realty Sonoran Living

MLS® ID: 5691114

$689,000
4 beds - 2 Baths

18780 N 95TH Way

Scottsdale, Arizona

Listing office: Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage

MLS® ID: 5691102


Homes for Sale in Scottsdale Between $750,000 and $1,000,000

$995,000
4 beds - 3 Baths

10911 E SKINNER Drive

Scottsdale, Arizona

Listing office: Russ Lyon Sotheby's International Realty

MLS® ID: 5691227

$875,000
4 beds - 4 Baths

7372 E KALIL Drive

Scottsdale, Arizona

Listing office: Keller Williams Realty Sonoran Living

MLS® ID: 5691173

$780,000
4 beds - 3+ Baths

5639 E LIBBY Street

Scottsdale, Arizona

Listing office: RE/MAX Platinum Living

MLS® ID: 5690507

$879,000
3 beds - 3 Baths

7878 E GAINEY RANCH Road #8

Scottsdale, Arizona

Listing office: Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage

MLS® ID: 5690493


Homes for Sale in Scottsdale Between $1,000,000 and $2,000,000

$1,250,000
4 beds - 4+ Baths

11847 E LA POSADA Circle

Scottsdale, Arizona

Listing office: Realty Executives

MLS® ID: 5691350

$1,599,000
5 beds - 3+ Baths

17904 N 97TH Way

Scottsdale, Arizona

Listing office: RE/MAX Fine Properties

MLS® ID: 5691160

$1,475,000
5 beds - 4+ Baths

Scottsdale, Arizona

Listing office: Realty ONE Group

MLS® ID: 5690822

$1,350,000
3 beds - 3+ Baths

36764 N 105TH Way

Scottsdale, Arizona

Listing office: Mirabel Properties

MLS® ID: 5690686


Homes for Sale in Scottsdale Between $2,000,000 and $3,000,000

$2,150,000
5 beds - 5+ Baths

24218 N 120TH Place

Scottsdale, Arizona

Listing office: Cooper Premier Properties LLC

MLS® ID: 5690779

$2,349,000
4 beds - 3+ Baths

11759 E DIAMOND CHOLLA Drive

Scottsdale, Arizona

Listing office: Launch Real Estate

MLS® ID: 5690344

$2,195,000
4 beds - 4+ Baths

7359 E ARROYO SECO Road

Scottsdale, Arizona

Listing office: Russ Lyon Sotheby's International Realty

MLS® ID: 5690224

$2,495,000
3 beds - 3+ Baths

9943 E Chiricahua Pass Pass

Scottsdale, Arizona

Listing office: AZArchitecture/Jarson & Jarson

MLS® ID: 5690059


Homes for Sale in Scottsdale Over $3,000,000

$7,500,000
4 beds - 6 Baths

42690 N 98TH Place

Scottsdale, Arizona

Listing office: Walt Danley Realty

MLS® ID: 5690656

$4,500,000
3 beds - 2 Baths

10030 N 124TH Street

Scottsdale, Arizona

Listing office: Russ Lyon Sotheby's International Realty

MLS® ID: 5690254

$3,895,000
4 beds - 5 Baths

41764 N 99TH Way

Scottsdale, Arizona

Listing office: Aeris House Properties, LLC

MLS® ID: 5689820

$12,500,000
6 beds - 8 Baths

9625 E AW TILLINGHAST Road

Scottsdale, Arizona

Listing office: Russ Lyon Sotheby's International Realty

MLS® ID: 5689418