Click on 71 homes sold to view the listings of all the Tucson area homes that sold for over a million in 2010. The highest home sold had a final price of $2,592,500
Archive for December, 2010
11150 E Sunrise Ranch Place sold for 850K today. In summer of 2008 it started at a list price of $1,659,000 and this house was not a foreclosure or a short sale! Sited on over 3 acres, this ’05-built– over 4,300 square foot contemporary has all the bells and whistles and can be a horse-property to boot! Offering a 4 car garage, it can also fit an RV. Sunrise Ranch is in a small gated community in the quiet Northeast Tucson that has views of miles of the pristine Sonoran Desert, and Catalina, Rincon and Santa Rita Mountain and city vistas. (Click on the address to see photos, listing).
As mentioned yesterday, the Northeast is perfect for those who seek privacy and peace with a home on a large homesite. Proximity to shopping is usually no more than 10 minutes; the Foothills epicenter is about 25 minutes away.
12914 E. Camino Remuda sold for 950K after being on the market 9 months with a list price of $1,125,000. It originally sold for $780,432 in 2001. Located in a pristine Northeastern community on over 3 acres, this Palo Verde Ranch contemporary was built in 2001 and has over 4,100 square feet. (Click on the address to see the listing, photos, etc.)
The Northeast is the right choice for those who want their home on a large homesite in a quiet area. Shopping is usually less than 10 minutes away; the epicenter of the Foothills is usually between 20 – 30 minutes away; U of A is about 45 minutes away; Raytheon is about 50 minutes away.
Now that prices seem to have bottomed for homes priced 500K to a million in the Catalina Foothills, those that are priced at market are selling quite quickly. An example is 7128 N Finger Rock Place which went under contract in 3 weeks time: list price was $749K and final sales price is $741,500. This 3,800+ square foot renovated home (built in 1980) is sited on .83 acres.. This gated neighborhood is nestled far North with great views of the mountains and the city. (Click on the address to see the listing, photos and map location).
Whereas, Scottsdale’s values are now less than half of what they were at the peak of 2006, Tucson Foothills real estate went down approximately 25%. The Foothills area of Tucson enjoys better views, a more moderate climate and cleaner air than rival Scottsdale. So if you are exploring the housing market in Scottsdale, check out Tucson, as well.
4694 N Rocky Crest, a 3,300 square foot, 2001- built contemporary home located on a ridge, sited on 1/2 acre sold today for 700K. This home sold for 810K in May 2004. This home is minutes away from Sabino Canyon in a small gated community of only 40 homes. (Click on the address to see the listing, photos, etc).
Here are the LaPaloma Homes for Sale ~ (click on link) they range from a list price of $275,000 to a list price of $650,000. Square footage ranges are 1,300 square feet to 3,200 square feet.
LaPaloma has a fantastic location–”up close and personal” to the high Catalina Mountains, and many homes have either a mountain, city or pristine Sonoran desert view or offer combination views. Being gated and surrounded by the Westin LaPaloma Resort and Golf Course makes it even more desirable.
Call me at 520-615-2598 if you would like to explore homes for sale in the Catalina Foothills and/or LaPaloma.
4072 E Wind Break, (list price 495K) a renovated LaPaloma 2K square foot patio home, went under contract in one month’s time. I mentioned this home previously since I truly love it, and found it to be priced so well! It is luxuriously updated and has gorgeous views of the high Catalinas and the city. LaPaloma is nestled within the famous golf resort, and this one has a community pool and spa within close walking distance. Some lucky buyer stomped on this one! Goes to show there are some amazing homes for sale that are perfect for those seeking respite from the cold environ elsewhere! (Click on the address to see the listing, photos and the map location). Remember if you want to explore houses for sale in the Foothills, give me a call at 520-615-2598.
6480 N Via Del Emigrado, an over 6,400 square foot renovated Mediterranean home, sited on almost one acre in Alta Vista sold for $1,050,000. This magnificent home has fantastic, close Catalina Mountain views with a great room that has wall to ceiling windows that open to the serene pool and spa. This home has a four-car garage and sold for $1,275,000 two years ago. Some savvy buyers got a great deal! Make sure you click on the address and view the photos; prepare to be awed!
6487 N Lazulite, a 3,500+ square foot, 1999- built, two-story contemporary, sited on 1 acre sold yesterday for $675,000. This stunning home with gorgeous Catalina Mountain Vistas (had previously listed at $1,149,000) was truly a bargain for the new buyer. (Click on the address to see the listing, photos, etc.)