West Valley Active Adult Communities
The West Valley active adult communities are in high demand! Are you an active sports “Buff” and still playing the games? In the “Sun Cities” we have competitive senior baseball league (45 teams and counting) plus the MLB Cactus League Spring Baseball will keep you hoping from stadium to stadium watching your favorite “Team” in Peoria, Glendale, Surprise, or Goodyear in the West Valley during March. Similarly, the NHL Coyotes, the NFL Arizona Cardinals, MLB Diamondbacks, NBA Suns, WNBA Mercury, and NCAA college teams from Arizona State University, University of Arizona, and Grand Canyon University.
Each of these communities have activity clubs, for instance, arts & crafts, woodworking/cabinet making, computer clubs, travel clubs, golf, tennis, pickle ball, swimming, and everything in between. Above all, the options are endless, and you will definitely need to budget your time in the “Sun Cities” on what to do and where to go.
Sun City, Sun City, AZ
Sun City AZ real estate is in high demand! This 55+ active adult community in Arizona, developed by Del Webb. He started Sun City Arizona in 1960 and it now has over 26,000 homes, 11 golf courses and many amenities and social clubs. Sun City is known for its home values, low property taxes and affordable homeowner fees.
On New Year’s Day 1960 Del Webb’s Sun City Arizona opened their doors to the public that led to 100,000 visitors who toured the property in the first weekend.
Del Webb went on to sell 400 homes in the first month and 2,000 in the first year making it one of the most popular active adult communities in Arizona.
Between 1960 and 1978, Del Webb continued to build a community that catered to the retirement dreams of thousands of Americans. This active adult community is now home to 40,000 full and part-time residents.
Dell Webb has developed many other 55+ communities across the Valley, but Sun City is the first and largest.
Sun City Arizona is situated 16 miles northwest of downtown Phoenix. While originally constructed in the middle of the desert, the explosive growth in the West Valley Sun City is now surrounded by shopping, medical facilities, restaurants and many cultural attractions. Within a short distance, you will find the Arrowhead Mall, Challenger Space Center, West Valley Art Museum, Wildlife World Zoo, ASU-West, and Lake Pleasant. And, if you love sports, you will enjoy the proximity to sporting venues hosting local teams such as the Cardinals (NFL), Coyotes (NHL) and several Major League Baseball spring.
Sun City Grand, Sun City, AZ
Sun City Grand real estate is booming! Sun City Grand is the third Del Webb active adult community in Phoenix’s northwest valley. Residents of Sun City Grand love the smaller and more intimate community. Sun City West boasts newer homes in a quiet location not far from Sun City – the first of the Dell Webb communities. Sun City Grand was built following the completion of the Sun City West community in 1996. Sun City communities are self-contained, each having its own club house, golf courses, tennis and a plethora of resort amenities. Although built out, many retirees are lured to these resale homes that offer modern floor plans. Some of the homeowners in this community are previous residents of the other Sun City developments who moved to escape the older, more congested areas of Sun City and Sun City West. Sun City grand offers over 50 different floor plans that range is size form 805 square feet to over 3,000.
This community offers an exciting array of Sun City Grand Real Estate amenities that feature some of the latest concepts in active adult living. Enjoy a continuing education center and a luxurious spa.
The Village Center is the recreational focal point of all activity in the community where you will find most of the amenity buildings. Retirees enjoy the resort amenities and intimate community where they meet neighbors from all over the country.
Situated in Surprise, Arizona, this active adult community is conveniently located near many shopping outlets and cultural attractions. Within a short drive resident can enjoy the Arrowhead Mall, Challenger Space Center, West Valley Art Museum, Wildlife World Zoo, Arizona State University-West, and Lake Pleasant. And, sports enthusiasts will enjoy the proximity to sporting venues hosting local teams such as the Cardinals (NFL), Coyotes (NHL) and several Major League Baseball spring training camps.
Sun City West
Sun City West real estate is in demand in this Dell Webb active adult retirement community. The second of the Dell Webb Arizona communities follows Sun City, the first of all 55+ communities. Sun City West is situated 19 miles northwest of downtown Phoenix in the west Valley of Arizona. Residents can enjoy the Arrowhead Mall, Challenger Space Center, West Valley Art Museum, Wildlife World Zoo, Arizona State University-West, and Lake Pleasant. And, sports enthusiasts will enjoy the proximity to sporting venues hosting local teams such as the Cardinals (NFL), Coyotes (NHL) and several Major League Baseball spring training camps.
Residents of Sun City West enjoy four recreation centers, nine golf courses and nine restaurants!
You will find pools, fitness center, educational facilities, walking track, softball field and just about every amenity you could imagine. Residents love the luxury feel of Sun City West and the friendliness of the neighbors. There are over 100 clubs and organizations with literally something for everyone enjoying the active adult retirement lifestyle.
Sun City West real estate offers a variety of models. Over 140 different floor plans are incorporated into Sun City West. Single family homes range in size from 800 square feet to over 4,600. Attached (villa style) homes range in size from 760 square feet to over 1,880.
Pebblecreek AZ real estate is in high demand with active adult retirees looking for homes in 55+ communities. Pebblecreek is a Robson developed active adult community located in Goodyear, Arizona. It is ideally situated between the White Tank Mountains, Estrella Mountain Park and downtown Phoenix. The planned 6,100 homes of Pebblecreek in Goodyear, AZ offer resort amenities and a lifestyle envied by many.
PebbleCreek began construction in 1993. Over the last 24 years, Robson has developed various ranch-style floor plans. Choose from a variety of attractive pre-owned and new construction homes that are available. Villa style homes are low-maintenance and range from 1,404 to 1,863 square feet with two bedrooms, two bathrooms, and an attached two-car garage.
There is a large variety of single-family homes offered as both new and resale residences. These single-level homes range from 1,110 to 3,408 square feet. Single-family homes offer two to five bedrooms, two to three bathrooms, and a variety of attached garage styles.
Enjoy the lavishly appointed Eagles Nest Clubhouse that serves as a central hub for many activities. It includes a grand ballroom, library, fitness center and restaurant. The Creative Arts Center at Eagle’s Nest hosts a variety of hobby studios dedicated to ceramics, arts and crafts, stained glass and woodworking.
The lavishly appointed Tuscany Country Club amenity center is an amazing blend of refined elegance and casual charm with an Italian countryside flair. The sports and aquatics complex include a resort-style outdoor pool and spa, indoor lap pool, kid’s pool, aerobics and dance studio and state-of-the-art fitness center. The Tuscany clubhouse also includes desirable attractions such as a cafe, gourmet hot dog stand, full-service restaurant and bar, billiards, library, activity rooms and a 332-seat performing arts center. Plus, if you love to golf, you will enjoy the world class courses available to residents and their guests.
The Oasis Pool Complex is built around a luxurious resort-style pool. There is plenty of seating and a BBQ area for community gatherings and parties.
Outside, residents enjoy the warm Arizona sunshine while staying active on the miles of walking and biking trails or at the numerous tennis, pickleball and bocce ball courts.