Why you'd want to live in Desert Mountain
Desert Mountain is one of the most prestigious residential communities in the country. This 8,000 acre gated community is nestled in the foothills of North Scottsdale’s Continental Mountains and is surrounded by the pristine landscape of the Sonoran natural desert. Residents of Desert Mountain enjoy over 300 days of sunshine per year along with a relaxing lifestyle that includes social and recreational events. Desert Mountain was touted as the world’s “Best Golf Community” in the 2000 edition of the Robb Report. It has six championship Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Courses, all unique and award-winning in their own right. Desert Mountain Homes range from mid-sized single-family homes up to multi-million dollar custom estates. Homes in Desert Mountain are known primarily for their large lots and custom, spread-out ranch homes. The World’s Best Golf Community The Robb Report has named Desert Mountain as the world’s “Best Golf Community” in 2000. Nowhere else in the world do you find more Jack Nicklaus-designed golf courses in one location. There are six located in Desert Mountain and Jack Nicklaus himself has referred to Desert Mountain as the highlight of his career as a golf designer. There truly is a unique golf experience for any level and any age at Desert Mountain. Desert Mountain also has the most extensive practice facilities in Arizona where you will frequently find PGA tour professionals honing their skills. The Club’s Pro Shop is consistently in the discussion for one of the top 100 Pro Shops in the country for private clubs.