North Scottsdale Homes for Sale
Scottsdale is a city in the eastern part of Maricopa County, Arizona, adjacent to the Greater Phoenix Area. Named Scottsdale in 1894 after founder Winfield Scott and incorporated in 1951 with a population of 2000, the 2014 population of the city is estimated to be 230,512 according to the U.S. Census Bureau. The New York Times described downtown Scottsdale as "a desert version of Miami's South Beach" and as having "plenty of late night partying and a buzzing hotel scene". Its slogan is "The West's Most Western Town". With more than 60 miles of shared-use trails for hiking, mountain biking and horseback riding, Scottsdale’s McDowell Sonoran Preserve is a must-see destination for outdoor enthusiasts. For one-of-a-kind boutiques as well as some of your favorite national brands, head to the open-air retail meccas of Kierland Commons and Scottsdale Quarter. North Scottsdale is home to some of the city’s finest desert golf courses, including TPC Scottsdale, The Boulders, Troon North, Kierland, Grayhawk and Legend Trail. Find your bliss with a soothing Turquoise Wrap at the Spa at the Boulders Resort at The Boulders. Other renowned north Scottsdale dens of Zen include, Well & Being at Willow Stream Spa, Agave – the Arizona Spa at the Westin Kierland Resort, The Spa at Four Seasons and The Spa at Carefree Resort & Conference Center..