Cat 10 Home Sells for 850K

b-cat cat-10Long Realty sold 5051 N Circulo Sobria , a 3,740 square foot, 33 year old masonry home, sited on over 1 and 1/2 acres for 850K. This southwestern style home is on septic and only has a 2 car garage; both features not attractive to everyone. It did appreciate a little in value from when it sold for 807K four years ago. This one boasts great mountain views and was quality constructed by La Quinta. The bathrooms were updated a few years ago.

Sabino Canyon Area Home Sells for $1,050,000

ventana jan jell5881 N Esperero Vista Trail, a 3,841 square foot home sited on 3.78 acres near Sabino Canyon sold today for $1,050,000. This 22 year old beauty was recently renovated and did not have a pool or spa but has a beautiful back yard with an outdoor living room with TV, fireplace, electric heaters, and BBQ. It has a gated area shared by 3 properties with a low gate fee of $294. a year. Those who want to avoid Home Owners’  Associations restrictions are drawn to properties like this one!

Long Realty sold it in ten month’s time. In this price-range it is harder to sell a home without a pool. Of course a pool can be added and it is all about the house and the beautiful setting!!!!

Catalina Foothills is amazing; beautiful sunshine all year long; mountains surround us; if you want to explore the Catalina Foothills housing market email me at You will  be glad you did!

Almost New Pima Canyon Home Sold for $1,610,000

sollowaymark7578 N Mystic Canyon is an almost new 4,427 square foot home sited on an acre in Pima Canyon. This Marc Soloway designed smart house boasts floor- to- ceiling windows with views of the high Catalinas, a superb gourmet kitchen with wine cellar, an outdoor kitchen, a firepit, a solar or gas heated infinity edge pool and the list goes on. It was listed by Long Realty and the buyers were found by Realty Executives Tucson Elite.  The new owners only moved in a few weeks before getting transferred.

New homes in the Catalina Foothills are hard to find, but even so it took over six months to sell this house because there are so few buyers at this price- point.

Contact me at if you want to explore the beautiful homes for sale in the Catalina Foothills.


Tuscany at Pima Canyon Sells for $1,675,000

ron rose canyon pima1813 E Sahuro Blossom Place is a true masterpiece and sold for a bargain price of $1,675,000 which is 225K less than it sold for more than six years ago. Long Realty listed this over 5,800 square foot home that is sited on just over an acre in 24 hour manned and gated Pima Canyon. 

Some luxurious features include 4 car garage, a retractable windowed wall overlooking the pool and spa and high Santa Catalinas, separate guest house, 5 fireplaces, and commercial wine cellar.

One has to wonder why one would retire in Scottsdale when such wonders exist at a much more affordable price in the Catalina Foothills?

Sabino Mountain Home Sells for 835K

lesley josh black rockSabino Mountain is a luxury gated community of about 300 homes located minutes from Sabino Canyon in the quiet side of the Catalina Foothills.

4476 N Black Rock Drive is a ridge-top home that has over 3,800 square feet and is sited on over an acre and a half. It last sold for $905,400 twelve years ago, so this sale represents a $70,400 decrease.

~If you would like to explore the beautiful homes of the Catalina Foothills, give me a call at 520-615-2598.~


Cat 10 Masonry Home Sold for 825K

cat 104510 N Placita Cameleon, a 14 year old masonry stucco home with 3,100 square feet that is sited on an acre and a half,  sold for 825K by Congress Realty; the same home sold for 25K more over 6 years ago.

It has a hard-to-find separate RV garage with an 3 additional garage spaces. Another luxurious feature is the outdoor vacation at home upgrades including pool, spa, fireplace, outdoor kitchen and fireplace  with Catalina Mountain views.

Cat 10 is a popular gated community in the southern Catalina Foothills not far from U of A and Downtown, plus the popular amenities of the Catalina Foothills. In essence, the best of both worlds.

Call me at 520-615-2598 if you want to investigate the great deals in the Catalina Foothills homes market; or email me at

Skyline Country Club Territorial Sells for 900K

bryan durkin5011 E Oakmont Drive –  listed by Long Realty –  sold today for 900K; it was only on the market for a few days and sold 5K over List Price. This smallish- only 2,685 square foot home and located at the top of Skyline Country Club has beautiful views and is on over 5 acres. It is 38 years old but had an extensive remodel 10 years ago. Not for everyone because in addition to it being on the small side, it only has a 2 car garage. When one puts his/her home on the market for sale, some get lucky with buyers waiting in the wings.

Skyline Country Club has seen an uptick in home sales due to its change in policies for membership into the Country Club for residents. As a 24 hour, manned and gated community, with easy access to the epicenter of the Catalina Foothills shopping, spas, restaurants, etc, this community is one of the top choices.

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