Catalina Foothills – Homes For Sale
The Catalina Foothills were first developed in the 1930’s to create a lifestyle that would attract wealthy families from the East Coast and Midwest. The plan was to develop large properties that would preserve the beauty of the Sonoran desert. Today the Catalina Foothills are an established and peaceful area that roughly 50,000 people call home. Foothills residents hail from all over the U.S. and other countries, making the area an exciting and diverse place to reside.
Located north of Tucson proper, the area promises a wide variety of housing styles from the traditional Southwestern adobe to contemporary, luxury homes. Mature, established properties with modern renovations and upgrades are available as are newly constructed homes. Residences in the Catalina Foothills greatly range in price from under $500,000 to multi-million dollar estate properties.
The Catalina Foothills abuts Coronado National Forest. With spectacular views and easy access to the outdoor lifestyle Tucson is known for, the Foothills is one of the most desired areas to live in. The area is located close to some of the best dining and upscale shopping in Tucson including Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse and La Encantada. Located close to the University of Arizona and the downtown, the commute from the foothills is a short 10-15 minute drive.
Several resorts and clubs offer golf and spa treatments for added entertainment and relaxation. The Ventana Canyon Golf and Racquet Club, the Quail Canyon Golf Course, the Westin La Paloma and the Skyline Country Club offer excellent golf surrounded by the glory of the Santa Catalina Mountains. The Red Door Spa and The Canyon Ranch Resort and Spa are located within the Foothills for a luxury getaway without leaving town.
We love this area and would be delighted to share with you the peaceful, luxury living opportunities found in the Tucson Catalina Foothills. Simply call Team Al and Sandy today at (520) 488-6088 for more information.