Designed by the creator of Disneyland!, the town of Fountain Hills, Arizona, is an excellent option for homebuyers desiring a quiet, laid-back lifestyle in a seemingly rural environment. We say, “seemingly rural” because the town is only thirty minutes drive from Phoenix so it is easy to commute or to enjoy the big city’s fantastic shopping, dining, and entertainment opportunities. Fountain Hills provides the perfect balance of peace and quiet with convenient access to all the Phoenix metro area has to offer. This delightful community is home to one of the world’s tallest fountains, hence its name. At approximately 300 feet in height, the fountain is the centerpiece of many of the town’s events and activities. As beautiful as the fountain is, it cannot compete with the overwhelming natural beauty of the area. With picturesque desert and mountain vistas, Fountain Hills is a fabulous destination at which to enjoy a dazzling Arizona sunset or wonder at the star-filled night sky.
In addition to a tranquil ambiance, 300 foot fountain, and abundant natural beauty, Fountain Hills also boasts many delightful points of interest. Considering Arizona is the golf mecca of the country, it isn’t surprising to find numerous golf courses in Fountain Hills. A few remarkable public courses here include Eagle Mountain Golf Club, the SunRidge Canyon Golf Club, and the Desert Canyon Golf Club, all situated just a few miles from the heart of town. Private courses include the Ancala Country Club and the FireRock Country Club, and you’ll also find several 18-hole course in town as well. In addition to these opportunities for active entertainment, there are also abundant options for more leisurely activities such as lounging by a resort-style swimming pool, visiting an art gallery or museum, or basking in the awesomeness of the Grand Canyon. Fountain Hills is encircled by gorgeous parks, Indian preserves, and is in proximity to the art-centric City of Scottsdale. The 13,006 acres that comprise this remarkable community sit with McDowell Mountain Regional Park to the north, the Salt River Pima Maricopa Indian Community to the south, the Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation to the east and Scottsdale to the west.
Adding to the allure of this charming town is the fact it is served by three top-notch schools. Students here attend McDowell Mountain Elementary, Fountain Hills Middle, and Fountain Hills High schools. There is also a Charter School for grade K-8. Homebuyers that are attracted to the idea of living just twenty miles from Downtown Phoenix in purposefully designed homes must consider Fountain Hills real estate opportunities. Homes for sale in Fountain Hills include properties for every taste. Whether you are searching for an upscale custom home in a gated community, a townhouse, condo, or an apartment, you will find it here. Within Fountain Hills there are several delightful neighborhoods from which to choose including Adero Canyon, Balera at FireRock, Crestview at Fountain Hills, Desert Vista Park Place, Eagle Mountain, Eagles Nest, FireRock, North Heights, Paradise Ridge, Shadow Canyon at SunRidge Canyon, SunRidge Canyon, and Villas at Copperwynd. If you would like to learn more about the available homes in Fountain Hills, Arizona, we would love the opportunity to assist you, so please contact us today.
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