Ventana Canyon Country Club Southwestern Home Sells for 859K

6406 N Desert Wind Circle , a 21 year old, masonry Southwestern-style home with almost 3K square feet on a little less than a quarter acre sold today for 859K (Long Realty was the listing broker). It last sold  5 years ago for 710K after which time some nice renovations were made.

Ventana Canyon has a 24 hour guard gated entrance and this one backs to the golf course!

The Catalina Foothills, besides offering a gorgeous setting with a wonderful climate, offers affordable luxury.  Contact me at if you want to explore local real estate.

Cobblestone Home Sells for 860K

Certainly luxury homes in the Catalina Foothills are selling; many at fabulous prices. 3361 E Finger Rock Circle is no exception. It went on the market during the summer of 2012 for $1,295,000 and Long Realty finally sold it today at 860K which is 33% less than the starting price.

This  26 year old home offers over 4,100 square feet and is sited on a little over an acre with both city and mountain views. Cobblestone has a 24 hour gated community with one of the most beautiful settings in all of Tucson.

If you are looking for affordable luxury with the rare and pristine beauty of the Southwest, contact me: Donna Anderson

Pima Canyon Southwestern Home Sells for 840K

1608 E Desert Garden Drive a 3,861 square foot, 15 year old home on 1.23 acres sold for 840K after being on the market for almost one year’s time; it was listed by Russ Lyon – Sotheby’s International Realty and the buyers were found by Tierra Antigua Realty.

In 2007, at the peak of the real estate market, it sold for $1,177,500 and when it was new in 2003, it sold for 850K. Here is another house  sale that proves house prices in the Catalina Foothills luxury home market have had a difficult time recovering.

For Pima Canyon, which is a premier luxury neighborhood in the Catalina Foothills, this is likely the lowest price sale we will see this year. Most of the homes are larger and more luxurious and, therefore, are more expensive. 

Remember I am a phone call away if you are thinking of exploring the Catalina Foothills homes market: 520-615-2598 or email me at

New Alta Vista Contemporary Sells for 950K

Keller Williams Southern Arizona sold 6525 N Calle De La Liuvia for 950K. This new over 4,400 square foot home is sited on just a little less than a half acre in ungated Alta Vista. It boasts views of the city lights and the high Santa Catalinas, a 4 car garage, pool and spa and 3 fireplaces. It is very hard to find new construction in the Catalina Foothills and this one was priced to sell.

The Catalina Foothills housing market is much more affordable than its neighboring Scottsdale market. The beauty is unsurpassed. If you are thinking of moving here, give me a call at 520-615-2598 or email me at

Gated Villa Toscana Mediterranean Sold for $1,250,000

4865 E Placita Provida, a 4,752 square foot Mediterranean home sold by Long Realty in less than 30 days’ time. It last sold 5 years ago for $1,136,500.

Built 10 years ago, this home is relatively young for the Catalina Foothills where most homes are older. It boasts many hard-to-find features such as having 5 bedrooms, all with their own bathroom; one guest bedroom with its own separate entrance, a wine storage/bar room off the dining room and an outdoor space that has a pool, spa, waterfall, ramada, fireplace and BBQ.

If you want to explore homes for sale in the Catalina Foothills, I am a phone call away at 520-615-2598.

Alta Vista Contemporary Sells for 950K

Twelve years ago Long Realty sold this Alta Vista home-

6153 E Avenida De Kira for $1,275,000; today Long Realty sold it for 950K which is 325K less. This proves that bargains still abound in the Catalina Foothills. The relaxing setting has an outdoor recreational space including pool, spa, fireplace and bbq with sparkling city views.

Alta Vista is an ungated community next to Ventana Canyon Country Club. Many of the homes there are sited on smaller homesites: This slightly over 4K square foot home sits on only a .36 acre lot. Homes in gated community are usually more expensive – next door are the manned and gated communities of Ventana Canyon and Finisterra.

Finesterra Masonry Contemporary Sells for $1,060,000

6221 E Vista Del Canon has been on the market a long time, but finally made it to closing at a bargain price of $1,060,000; sold by Long Realty. This 29 year old home has over 5K square feet, is on septic and is sited on just over an acre and a half.

The setting is spectacular -backing to the National Forest and nestled into the Santa Catalinas with multiple high saguaros surrounding it.

Finesterra is another coveted Catalina Foothills community that provides 24 hour manned gated service and multiple recreational facilities. It is located adjacent to Ventana Canyon Country Club.

Catalina Foothills Contemporary Sells for $1,325,000

4905 N Camino Antonio, a ten year old sleek Contemporary sold the day it was listed for $1,325,000 by Long Realty; it last sold for $1,262,500 five years ago.

This over 4,500 square foot home sited on an acre is in an ungated community of Catalina Foothills Estates 2. It is on a septic system that some may find not to their liking. However it has some great features such as floor-to-ceiling windows, negative edge pool, spa and firepit with both city and mountain views.

I am an email away should you want to explore the Catalina Foothills Luxury Homes Market~ or call me at 520-615-2598.


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