Scottsdale, Arizona - A Beautiful Place to Live
Scottsdale, Arizona is both nationally and internationally recognized for world class resorts, spas, golf, shopping and tourism, and it should come as no surprise that the quality of life in Scottsdale is difficult to match anywhere in the nation. In fact in 2006, Money magazine ranked Scottsdale #7 in the nation for "Best Places To Live". So why not check out all the current Scottsdale Homes for Sale, to start your move into this great community.
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ScottsdaleCitySource.com seeks to provide users with information on many of the best things about life in Scottsdale, including the most advanced and user friendly search of MLS listings online. In addition to information on many popular activities and business, such as; restaurants, nightlife, schools, golf courses, spas, shopping and trails.
Search the Arizona MLS (Multiple Listings Service) for current property listings and use our easy themed categories covering the entire area. This site uses ‘MLS Enhancer’ by Dynamic Page Solutions, offering the most advanced and user-friendly search of the MLS on the internet today. Search some of the most desirable areas including The Waterfront, DC Ranch, McDowell Mountain Ranch, Troon North and the Central downtown area.
1. Hike Camelback Mountain
Camelback Mountain is a challenging hike that leads you to a breathtaking view of the valley. This hike is for experienced hikers but well worth the adventure.
2. Golf At One Of The Championship Golf Courses
Golfing through many of the desert courses is beautiful and truly a unique experience in Scottsdale. Troon North and the TPC Stadium Course (where the FBR Open is played) are two of the most prestigious golf courses in Arizona.
3. Phoenix Zoo
The Phoenix Zoo was recently named one of the nation’s Top Five Zoos for Kids. The zoo has exhibits and activities designed for children of all ages. If you are here during the holidays, go to ZooLights to enjoy more than 2.25 million lights on display.
Scottsdale offers many places to shop from the Scottsdale Fashion Square to the unique boutiques in downtown. Trendy designer stores, upscale art galleries and unique Southwest boutiques are some of the places you will find around the area.
5. Get Pampered At A Spa
Scottsdale is one of the top destinations for a spa getaway. Relax, rejuvenate and enjoy one of many beautiful and serene spas located in this city.
6. Hike, Bike Or Horseback Ride Through The McDowell Sonoran Preserve
Experience the rugged beauty of the desert and the mountain up close as you hike or ride through the well-maintained trails of the McDowell Mountains. You can see one of the most spectacular natural landscapes in the world on your own or with a guided tour.
7. Explore Downtown Scottsdale
Ride the free the trolley and hop on and off as you please. Shop the unique boutiques, browse the variety of art galleries and eat at one of the many restaurants. The Historic Walking Tour begins at the Historical Society Museum and leads you to the Old Adobe Mission, original bank and post office.
8. Visit Taliesin West
With so many arts and cultural attractions here, Taliesin West is unique to visiting the Sonoran Desert. Frank Lloyd Wright’s architectural masterpiece is a National Historic Landmark. This working complex is located on 600 acres and offers a variety of tours.
9. Scottsdale Art Walk
Stroll the streets of downtown Scottsdale and enjoy special exhibits with artists' receptions and demonstrations every Thursday night. A unique experience, since this is the only time some of the galleries open their doors to the public.
10. A Night Out
Scottsdale is home to many fine dining establishments and great bars and clubs that you are sure to have a fun night out no matter what you choose. Experience all of the amazing benefits of living in such a wonderful city.