Tag Archives: Del Webb

Anthem Country Club, entrance

Anthem Country Club, Arizona Phoenix, AZ

$$$ | Built: 1999-2006 | Gated: Yes

Anthem Country Club is part of the mulit-generational Del Webb master-planned community of Anthem. Although it is NOT age-restricted, many younger retirees and empty nesters adore this private country club community and like the younger demographics.

Corte Bella entrance

Corte Bella Sun City West, AZ

$$$$ | Built: 2003–2007 | Gated: Yes

A beautiful private country club community by Del Webb with Santa Barbara inspired architecture, velvet green fairways, neatly groomed cypress trees, and quaint street lamps. The overall affect is charming and picturesque.

Solera Chandler Chandler, AZ

$$$$ | Built: 2001–2005 | Gated: Yes

Solera Chandler offers all of the amenities and activities you’d expect at a Del Webb 55+ community, but on a smaller, more intimate scale. Large enough for lots of clubs and activities, but small enough to get know lots of the friendly neighbors.

Solera at Johnson Ranch San Tan Valley

$$$ | Built: 2004–2008 | Gated: Yes

A very popular Del Webb community that is part of the greater master-planned community of Johnson Ranch. The remote location makes it more affordable, but for those who can use Mesa-Gateway Airport, Solera is only about 30 minutes away.

Springfield Resort Chandler, AZ

$$$$ | Built: 1997–2000 | Gated: Yes

A small Del Webb community located along “adult community row” on Riggs Rd in Chandler. Springfield offers nice amenities and this friendly, smaller community allows neighbors to get to know each other more easily.

Sun City Arizona Sun City, AZ

$ | Built: 1960–1978 | Gated: No

The original Sun City that launched an entire industry of active adult communities. Just like the name indicates, this is an entire city dedicated to 55+ resort-style living with 7 recreation centers, 11 golf courses, and hundreds of clubs and activities.

Sun City Anthem at Merrill Ranch Florence, AZ

$$ | Built: 2006–New | Gated: No

Part of the Anthem at Merrill Ranch master-planned community, with a separate 48,000 sq.ft. recreation center for Sun City residents. For those who like to be outside the city and traffic, the remote location makes this beautiful community very affordable.

Sun City Festival Buckeye, AZ

$$$ | Built: 2006–New | Gated: No

The newest creation by Del Webb in the Northwest Valley. As all Sun Cities, this will be a huge development with 7,200 homes, 3 recreation centers, and 36 holes of golf. Although a bit isolated now, wherever Del Webb goes, growth follows.

Sun City Grand Surprise, AZ

$$$ | Built: 1996–2005 | Gated: No

With 9,550 homes, living at Sun City Grand is like living in a small village, with the advantage of being surrounded by all of the shopping, dining, and other conveniences that only big cities can offer. And, the new Loop 303 makes freeway access easy.

Sun City West Sun City West, AZ

$ | Built: 1978–1997 | Gated: No

The 2nd Sun City in Arizona by Del Webb. With 17,000 homes and 30,000 residents, this community is so large it is its own city! Sun City West has 4 recreation centers, 9 golf courses, and offers hundreds of clubs and activities.

Terravita Country Club Scottsdale, AZ

$$$$$ | Built: 1994-1998 | Gated: Yes

Retirees looking for a 55+ golf retirement community in Scottsdale are often disappointed to learn there aren’t any, but Terravita comes closest. It has great amenities and social activities, and is a terrific option for an active golf retirement lifestyle in Scottsdale.