Tag Archives: Gated

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.

Arizona Traditions

Arizona Traditions Surprise, AZ

$$$ | Built: 1996-2014 | Gated: Yes

Large enough to offer everything that the big Sun Cities can offer, but small enough to have a sense of neighborhood. This guard-gated community is often underrated and overlooked, but take a 2nd look – it has great amenities and affordable newer homes.

CantaMia Estrella

CantaMia at Estrella Goodyear, AZ

$$$ | Built: 2010–New | Gated: Yes

With acres of lakes and grass, this scenic community is a true lush oasis in the desert. CantaMia offers world class amenities, a stunning clubhouse, and all of the amenities of the greater master-planned community of Estrella.

Corte Bella, golf homes

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.

Encanterra by Trilogy

Encanterra by Trilogy San Tan Valley, AZ

$$$$ | Built: 2008–New | Gated: Yes

NOT age-restricted. For those seeking a true private country club lifestyle with all the perks and amenities of the finest country club living anywhere. Encanterra offers several onsite dining venues and the stunning clubhouse is sure to impress!.

Fountain of the Sun

Fountain of the Sun Mesa, AZ

$ | Built: 1974–1994 | Gated: Yes

This conveniently located gated community offers 24 hour security, friendly, down-to-earth residents, a wide variety of activities and amenities, and affordable living in manufactured homes, regular houses, patio homes and townhomes.

Leisure World, Mesa AZ

Leisure World Arizona Mesa, AZ

$$ | Built: 1974–1994 | Gated: Yes

Residents of this well-established community are within five minutes of a major mall, a major hospital, and convenient freeway access. The homes are older, but the ideal location and the Leisure World brand name make it a popular choice.

PebbleCreek, Goodyear AZ

PebbleCreek Goodyear, AZ

$$$$ | Built: 1994–New | Gated: Yes

This huge community has at least two of everything: two beautiful clubhouses, two golf courses, numerous pools, clubs & more. And the super convenient location has all of your favorite stores and restaurants within a 5-10 minute drive!

Province, Maricopa AZ

Province Maricopa, AZ

$ | Built: 2004–New | Gated: Yes

With acres of lakes and lush grass, this scenic community is a true oasis in the desert. Province offers world class amenities, a stunning clubhouse, and a 24-hour guard gated community. The out-of-the-way location makes it very affordable.

Robson Ranch AZ - ranch house

Robson Ranch Arizona Eloy, AZ

$$$ | Built: 2005–New | Gated: Yes

Located half-way between Phoenix & Tucson, Robson Ranch is still in the early stages of development, but with a planned 4,600 homes scheduled for completion, it is set to be the largest and most extravagant active adult community in the Casa Grande area.

Scottsdale Shadows, AZ

Scottsdale Shadows Scottsdale, AZ

$$$ | Built: 1974–1984 | Gated: Yes

This community of 6 & 7 story condos located in the heart of Scottsdale is NOT age-restricted, but it is a “senior favorite”. The complex offers 3 pools, tennis courts, lots of activities, and shuttle services to area shopping and medical facilities.

Solera Chandler pool

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 Johnson Ranch - pool & spa

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

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 Lakes, AZ

Sun Lakes Arizona Sun Lakes, AZ

$$$ | Built: 1972–2005 | Gated: Mixed

A huge master-planned active adult community encompassing six square miles with 10,000 homes and more than 16,000 residents. Sun Lakes has five resident-only golf courses (2 regulation, 3 executive), and hundreds of clubs and activities.

Sun Village

Sun Village Surprise, AZ

$$ | Built: 1986–1998 | Gated: Yes

Sun Village has inexpensive single level townhomes, low maintenance patio homes, and regular houses, all within a lush, green park-like setting with friendly down-to-earth residents. All of life’s conveniences are right outside the gates of the community.

SunBird, pool & clubhouse

SunBird Golf Resort Chandler, AZ

$$$ | Built: 1987–1998 | Gated: Yes

This community works well for active adults 55+ who want a small home on a small lot, or who like the energy & feel of a mobile home community, but don’t want a land lease fee. SunBird has a huge 43,000 sq.ft. clubhouse and the residents are very active!

Terravita, Scottsdale AZ

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.

Tonto Verde Country Club

Tonto Verde Country Club Rio Verde, AZ

$$$$$ | Built: 21994-2010 | Gated: Yes

Perfect for people who want an active, social, private country club lifestyle with larger custom homes and lot sizes than most active adult 55+ communities can offer. If you love being in harmony with nature, you’ll enjoy the beautiful views, in this quiet, rural area that is only about 15 minutes to North Scottsdale.

Trilogy Power Ranch

Trilogy at Power Ranch Gilbert, AZ

$$$ | Built: 2004–2008 | Gated: Yes

Almost everything in this once sleepy farm area is new. The completion of the Loop 202 Fwy has made this once out-of-the-way area easily accessible and shopping, dining, medical facilities and more, are all within a 10 minute drive of Trilogy at Power Ranch.