McDowell Mountain Ranch is an excellent residential community offering panoramic views of the Sonoran desert mystique.
Families enjoy the numerous amenities this community offers. There is a five-acre park with a community center that has a basketball court, tennis courts, swimming pool, a spa, and a splash fountain. Plenty of hiking trails close by. Amazing golf setting.
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Homes For Sale $500,000 – $1,000,000
Homes For Sale $1,000,000 – $1,500,000
Homes For Sale $1,500,000 – $2,000,000
Homes For Sale $2,000,000 -$2,500,000
Homes For Sale $2,500,000 – $3,000,000
Homes For Sale $3,000,000 – $3,500,000
Homes For Sale $3,500,000 – $4,000,000
Homes For Sale $4,000,000 – $4,500,000
Homes For Sale $4,500,000 – $5,000,000
Homes For Sale Over $5,000,000
McDowell Mountain Ranch Homes 1,000 – 1,600 Sq Ft
McDowell Mountain Ranch Homes 1,600 – 2,000 Sq Ft
McDowell Mountain Ranch Homes 2,000 – 2,500 Sq Ft
McDowell Mountain Ranch Homes 2,500 – 3,000 Sq Ft
McDowell Mountain Ranch Homes 3,000 – 3,500 Sq Ft
McDowell Mountain Ranch Homes 3,500 – 4,000 Sq Ft
McDowell Mountain Ranch Homes 4,000 – 4,500 Sq Ft
McDowell Mountain Ranch Homes 4,500 – 5,000 Sq Ft
McDowell Mountain Ranch Homes Over 5,000 Sq Ft
The McDowell Mountain Ranch Design Guidelines promote the high quality of MMR and enhance the attractiveness and functional utility of the Community.
These qualities include a harmonious relationship among structures, vegetation, topography, and overall design of the Community.
Any change to a residence or the landscaping shall be Compatible with the overall look and feel of the Community.
The MMRCA monitors any portion of any Lot or Parcel that is Visible to ensure consistent application of the Design Guidelines. The DRC strives to maintain consistency of the Community and of its decisions. Variances may be granted on a case–by–case basis, but shall remain consistent with the architectural and neighborhood characteristics.
Any proposed construction, addition, or alteration shall be Compatible with the design characteristics of the original structure, adjoining properties, and the neighborhood setting. MMR houses all share a common color scheme and adopt desert landscaping standards. This ensures harmony between manufactured and natural environments.
Click on the link below to access the Desert Mountain Master Association Design Guidelines.
If you have further questions on home construction in McDowell Mountain Ranch, please reach out to the Design Review Department at 480-473-0877.
The entire Dwelling Unit on a Lot may be let to a Single Family Lessee from time to time by the Owner, subject to the provisions of the Declaration and the McDowell Mountain Ranch Rules, the Association Rules, and the Design Guidelines.
No Dwelling Unit or any portion of a Dwelling Unit or Lot may be leased, sub-leased, licensed, occupied for consideration, or advertised for lease for a term of less than thirty (30) consecutive days.
No Dwelling Unit or Lot or any portion of a Dwelling Unit or Lot may be used for vacation rental, timeshare, hotel, or transient purposes. All leases must be in writing and must provide that the terms of the lease are subject in all respects to the provisions of the Declaration, the McDowell Mountain Ranch Rules, and the Association Rules.
There shall be no subleasing of Lots or assignments of leases. At least ten (10) days before commencement of the lease term, the Owner shall provide the Association with all information requested by the Association, unless prohibited under Arizona law.
At least ten (10) days before commencement of the lease term, the Owner, even in the absence of a request or tenant registration form that may be utilized by the Association, shall provide the Association with the following information; (i) the commencement date and expiration date of the lease term; (ii) the names and contact information of each of the lessees and each other adult person who will reside in the Lot during the lease term; (iii) the address and telephone number at which the Owner can be contacted by the Association during the lease term; and (iv) a description and license plate numbers of the tenants’ vehicles.
Any Owner who leases his Lot must provide the lessee with copies of the Declaration, the McDowell Mountain Ranch Rules, and the Association Rules. The Owner shall be liable for any violation of the aforementioned governing documents by the lessees or other persons residing in the Lot and their guests or invitees and, in the event of any such violation, the Owner, upon demand of the Association, shall immediately take all necessary actions to correct any such violations.
In addition to all other remedies available to the Association, the Association shall have the right to impose monetary penalties upon any Owner for any violation of this section in an amount determined by the Board.
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Situated in North Scottsdale, McDowell Mountain Ranch is an exceptional Master Planned Community spread across 3,200 acres of pristine Sonoran Preserve. Embraced by abundant desert wildlife and flora, this one-of-a-kind development offers an array of captivating hiking trails, immersing residents and visitors in the beauty of the desert.
Within this remarkable community lies McDowell Mountain Ranch Park, a sprawling 35-acre oasis that caters to the needs of Scottsdale locals and tourists alike. Boasting an impressive range of recreational amenities, the park houses an aquatic center, skate park, soccer and ball fields, and an incredible 600-foot lazy river. Notably, the park is also home to one of the most acclaimed public lap pools in the Valley, featuring eight lanes and four diving boards.
Additionally, the aquatic center offers a thrilling tube water slide, a captivating lazy river, interactive water play features, and a spacious play pool with a zero-depth entry. As visitors venture further into the park, they are greeted by vast expanses of lush grass, shaded picnic areas, veranda seating overlooking the pool, and even a party island designed for unforgettable birthday celebrations.
Enriching the community further are the remarkable Community Center and Recreation Center, both teeming with outstanding amenities. These well-developed parks feature children’s playgrounds, splash pads, and an array of sports courts including tennis, pickleball, and basketball. Residents can also relish in the beauty of the pools and hot tubs, creating a serene and inviting atmosphere.
While McDowell Mountain Ranch is nestled within the tranquility of a natural preserve, it enjoys the advantage of a convenient location. Golf courses, Scottsdale’s premier shopping destinations, and fine dining establishments are just minutes away, ensuring residents have easy access to a plethora of recreational and entertainment options. Discover the allure of McDowell Mountain Ranch – a place to truly call home!
Declarant hereby declares that all of the real property within McDowell Mountain Ranch is, and shall be, held, conveyed, hypothecated, encumbered, leased, occupied, built upon or otherwise used, improved or transferred, in whole or in part, subject to this Declaration and any Recorded Tract Declarations applicable thereto, as amended or modified from time to time;
C,C, & R’s are documents that govern a community. McDowell Mountain Ranch Association has it’s own.
In McDowell Mountain ranch, Visible Landscape Areas should permit flexibility and individual expression while maintaining an appropriate amount of continuity within the Community.
Visible Landscape Areas should reflect environmental sensitivity toward water use, solar exposure, pollen production, and the relationship of the Community to the immediate surroundings.
If your interested in finding out about replanting or replacing landscape in McDowell Mountain Ranch, please refer to the policy standards information, pages 26 – 33 enclosed in the link below.
Currently, McDowell Mountain Ranch HOA and Community fees are $141, paid quarterly. Homes that are in a gated portion of McDowell Mountain Ranch pay an assessment in addition to the $141.00 quarterly. The current range in 2023 is from $93 to $216 or more. For more detailed information and current assessments, contact:
McDowell Mountain Ranch Community Association
Desert Canyon Elementary
10203 East McDowell Mountain Ranch Road, Scottsdale AZ 85255
Public district, PK-5 & Ungraded | 463 students
Desert Canyon Middle School
10203 East McDowell Mountain Ranch Road, Scottsdale AZ 85255
Public district, 6-8 | 517 students
Desert Mountain High School
12575 East Vía Linda, Scottsdale AZ 85259
Public district, 9-12 | 2094 students
McDowell Mountain Ranch Citizen Service Center: 480-391-6270
McDowell Mountain Ranch HOA: 480-906-4940
McDowell Mountain Ranch Country Club: 480-502-8200
McDowell Mountain Ranch Park & Aquatic Center: 480-312-6677
McDowell Mountain Ranch Community Center: 480-585-7600
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