Estancia is a residential neighborhood that sits on 640 acres in the Scottsdale Pinnacle Peak. It is a gated community that has its own 18-hole golf course. The golf club is operated and maintained by Estancia members.
The community was established in 1995 and strives to build a legacy of friendship and ambience. It offers a host of activities and events throughout the year for residents. It also encourages homeowners in the community to invite friends and family members to some of its planned occasions.
Estancia is located off East Dynamite Boulevard. It is west of the Alma School Parkway.
The community’s governing association offers a number of amenities that call Estancia home. Most of these amenities are located in the community’s clubhouse and include:
- Fine dining
- Fitness centers
- Tennis courts
- Pickleball courts
- Basketball courts
- Swimming pool
- Massage therapy
It also hosts groups that gather and share favorite hobbies like hiking, book reading and playing card games like bridge.
Access to these amenities requires homeowners to pay an annual fee to the clubhouse. The community has its own sales team that handles selling and collecting membership dues.
Being an exclusive resort-style, gated community, homes in Estancia sell for premium prices. In fact, the average home price in Estancia is $3.322 million, or $482 per square foot. These prices stand in stark contrast to the Phoenix average home price of $169 per square foot or around $269,000.
Estancia is served by the Cave Creek Unified School District. The schools that most students attend near this community include Desert Sun Academy, Sonoran Trails Middle School, and Cactus Shadows High School.
Estancia is 20 minutes from the Scottsdale Airport and 11 miles from the Scottsdale Healthcare Thompson Peak Hospital.
The Estancia real estate market consists not only of single-family homes but also condominiums, townhouses and undeveloped lots of land for sale. Condos in this community sell for as little as $65,000 and as high as $289,000. They have one to two bedrooms and around 1200 square feet of space.
Townhouses also sell for around the same price as a single-family home. Prices hover around the $1 mark for a townhouse in this community.
Single-family homes in Estancia are elaborate and have upwards of three to four bedrooms, if not more. They have features like gourmet kitchens, outdoor pools and breakfast nooks.