Tag Archives: Pricing $$

Ahwatukee Recreation Center

Ahwatukee Retirement Village Phoenix, AZ

$$ | Built: 1974-1987 | Gated: No

Located in the master-planned community of Ahwatukee Foothills, this retirement community is close to downtown Phoenix, restaurants, shopping and medical facilities and is surrounded by beautiful foothills views.

Apache Wells Mesa, AZ

$$ | Built: 1960-1987 | Gated: No

This 55+ community is comprised mostly of manufactured homes, but is undergoing a revitalization as more and more manufactured homes are replaced with regular “stick built” homes. For low-maintenance living, other sections have single-level townhomes or condos in multi-story buildings.

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.

Mission Royale Casa Grande AZ

Mission Royale Active Adult Casa Grande, AZ

$$ | Built: 2003–New | Gated: No

A great location, right across the street from a major shopping center and the I-10, this community caters to retirees seeking golf & nice basic amenities with a more budget-friendly and low-key lifestyle than some of the bigger, more extravagant 55+ communities.

Sun City Anthem Merrill Ranch, pool

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 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.

Sunland Village East, Mesa

Sunland Village East Mesa, AZ

$$ | Built: 1985–2001 | Gated: No

Ideally located in the newer “East” Mesa area, Sunland Village East has easy freeway access and is just a couple miles from Superstition Springs Mall. The community offers great facilities and amenities with very low HOA fees.