Skyline Country Club Two-Story Burnt Adobe Sells for 950K

skylineColdwell Banker Residential Brokerage sold 6921 N Saint Andrews Drive  for 950K. This one sold for 15K more 16 years ago. Two-story homes with only two car garages that need some renovations do have a harder time selling because most folks want a single level home with at least three car garage(especially in this price-range).

This one has 5,100 square feet and is sited on almost an acre and is very high up in 24 hour manned and gated Skyline Country Club. The views are extraordinary–of the city, the multiple mountain ranges and, of course, it is nestled right in the Sonoran Desert.

Newish Rock Cliff Contemporary Sells for $1,025,000

rockclLong Realty struck a home run by quickly selling 4665 N Quartz Hill Place for $1,025,000! It last sold a few years ago as a foreclosure for $630,500. 

Renown architect Kevin Howard planned this ridge- top, 4,325 square foot home that seems to hang off a cliff with a super steep downward driveway. Inside this two- story Contemp it is fitted with its own elevator. For the Catalina Foothills, it is fairly new at only 6 years old.  

Being in a  prime location near Sabino Canyon and Canyon Ranch in the small gated community of Rockcliff makes this one especially attractive.

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Pima Canyon Mediteranean Sell for $1,775,000

pima canyon1456 E Canyon Spring Court, a 7,150 square foot Mediterranean that is only 4 years old, sold today (Listed by Remax Excalibur -the buyers were procured by Tierra Antigua Realty). The final sales price is $1,775,000.

This home boasts  automatic sliding doors in the living room and the dining room along with a long list of upscale features. 

Remarkably, it only took a month to sell this luxury home sited on over 2 1/2 acres that has some of the best high mountain views in Pima Canyon.

Pima Canyon is seeing a resurgence with another luxury home under contract that I will print the details when it closes escrow.

La Paloma Contemporary Sells for $1,350,000

tierra jo sch 3295 E Camino Juan Paisano only sold for $1,350,000. This 15 year old-5,400 square foot Contemporary- is sited on almost an acre and a half in gated La Paloma and sold for 1.4 million (50K more) in 2009 and  also at 1.4 million when it was new in 2001. The high-end, luxury Foothills market usually has seen little or no appreciation for years. And in the case of this one, has seen depreciation. 

This beauty, with Finger Rock and Golf Course views, was listed by Keller Williams of Southern Arizona and  the Buyers were secured by Tierra Antigua Realty.

Finger Rock Beauty Sells at Bargain Price

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4424 E La Paloma, an almost 6,400 square foot, two-story masonry home sold for 1.1 million by Long Realty; the beginning List Price was 400K higher. It is perched high up into the Santa Catalinas and has city and mountain views to die for. It is in an ungated community of the Coronado Foothills Estates and the HOA fee is very low– less than $100 a year. Being sited on over 2 1/2 acres also adds the privacy that many want to enjoy!

Cat 10 Masonry Home Sells for 800K

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Long Realty sold 5300 N Circulo Sobrio for 800K having last sold nine years ago for 165K more  at 965K. The luxury Catalina Foothills housing market still has not recovered from the 2008 crash and this proves it again. It is hard on Sellers, but it is great for Buyers!

This Spanish masonry home is on the smallish side for the luxury market at 2,771 square feet. It was solidly built by La Quinta thirty years ago . Besides being sited on a large homesite of an acre and a half, it has high Catalina Mountain views in gated Cat 10. 

Cat 10 is located in the lower Catalina Foothills which offers closer access to U of A and Downtown.

Cobblestone Mediterranean Sells for 965K

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3420 E Finger Rock Circle, marketed by Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Premier Properties, sold today for less than a million-at 965K; it last sold for $1,135,000 three years ago and also sold for 1.3 million nine years ago. There are still some nice bargains to be had in the Catalina Foothills!

This Masonry Mediterranean is located in the Catalina Foothills  neighborhood of “Cobblestone” that has some of the best mountain, city and Sonoran Desert views in all of Pima County.This 3,854 square foot 33 year old home has some nice renovations.It is sited on .8 of an acre. 

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Rare New Finisterra Beauty Sells for $2,197,500

finiIt is rare indeed to find a new home in the Catalina Foothills, so even though the List Price was over 2 million, it only took 45 days for Long Realty to sell 6131 E Finisterra for $2,197,500.

This over 6,200 square foot home is sited on over an acre and boasts all the bells and whistles one could dream for including  designer pool and spa. Views are high up in Finestera – a community with one of the highest elevations in Tucson….reach out and touch the Santa Catalinas.


Ventana Reserve Territorial Sold for 850K

trail indianIt is hard to find an an only 8 year old home in the Catalina Foothills; most homes are older since the Foothills has been pretty built-up.

6014 N Indian Trail is a semi-custom Sterling built home in a small gated community near Sabino Canyon. With over 3,500 square feet and being sited on over an acre this home is special for those buyers seeking a home that is less than 10 years old.

Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage listed this home that sold for $991,861 when it was new.

Unlike many areas of the country, the luxury homes of Tucson have not seen the recent appreciation and therefore it is one of the most affordable places to find your dream home.

If you are interested in exploring the Catalina Foothills, give me a call at 520-615-2598.

Donna Anderson,Tierra Antigua Realty 520-615-2598; website: AZ licensed