Cactus Shea Area 2 is located in a prime location in central Scottsdale, nestled between the city’s downtown and North Scottsdale. This community, like its twin Cactus Shea Area 1, occupies the flanks of two major road corridors: Cactus Road which bisects the two sister areas, and Shea Boulevard at their southern edge.
This area is comprised of well-established communities and subdivisions where homes were constructed starting from 1970 onward to the 2000s. Expect a rich mix of single-family homes, townhouses, patio homes, apartments and condos when searching for available homes in this area.
The single family homes of McDowell Shadows Estates are among the premier choices at Cactus Shea Area 2. Home for sale in this upscale subdivision usually have bigger lot sizes and floor plans of over 5,000 square feet designed with five bedrooms and five baths.
For smaller detached single family residences in this area, Desert Trails is one neighborhood to consider. It would typically have available homes with floor areas of about 2,000 square feet featuring four bedrooms and two baths.
The Sovanna Condominiums of Scottsdale Country Club is one of the destinations in Cactus Shea Area 2 for searches of multifamily homes. Market listings in this community range from two-bedroom units with living areas of about 1,300 square feet to three-bedroom options with floor spaces of 1,600 square feet.
Amenities: Cactus Shea Area 2 is conveniently located to many popular dining and shopping choices, such Kierland, Scottsdale Quarter, Gainey Ranch Shopping Center. Ina Levine Jewish Community, Starfire Golf Club and the Scottsdale Country Club are nestled in the center of this area. The area’s Cactus Park and Mescal Park Roadrunner Park opens other recreational activities for local residents.
Schools: This area is served by Paradise Valley District #069 which include include Sandpiper Elementary, Desert Sands Middle, and Horizon High School.