Gainey Ranch is a mixed-use community developed starting 1981. Its superb location favors this development bounded by Shea Boulevard to the north, with two road corridors—Mountain View Road and Doubletree Ranch Road—traversing the community. All these roadways link east to Arizona State Route 101 also known as Prima Freeway.
As also shown in this map, Scottsdale Road and the upscale neighborhoods of Paradise Valley connect the western boundary of Gainey Ranch. Another fine community, McCormick Ranch, embraces the eastern and southern boundaries of Gainey Ranch.
This development feature many residences built around the 27-hole Gainey Ranch golf course. The community consists of a mix of 490 single family homes and 545 multifamily units built in several separate neighborhoods.
Gainey Ranch has 11 neighborhoods all developed with single family homes. The higher-end homes among these are at The Estates where residences were mostly built in the 1990s, featuring floor areas ranging from about 3,900 to 6,800 square feet designed with three to four bedrooms.
For smaller choices, watch out for available residences at the Greens where sales listings typically start in two-bedroom detached homes built around the mid-1980s with floor plans approaching 2,000 square feet.
Prospective buyers of multifamily homes will find plenty of choices in the seven condominium neighborhoods of Gainey Ranch. This community’s Golf Cottages would be an ideal destination for those looking for larger units, as this neighborhood offers units with living areas of between 1,800 and 2,150 square feet.
For smaller condo options, the Courts at Gainey Ranch is a strong bet with its units designed with floor plans ranging from 856 to 1,200 square feet in four distinct designs.
Amenities: The homes of Gainey Ranch bask in a resort-like atmosphere, with many of its neighborhoods featuring their own exclusive amenities. At the Courts, for instance, the residents have free playing privileges in the tennis courts next to their neighborhood which also features its own swimming pool and spa.
The development of Gainey Ranch also included 348 commercial units, consisting of several office buildings. Besides the Gainey Ranch Golf Club, the major facilities within the community include the Shops at Gainey Ranch and the popular Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort & Spa. A wide variety of amenities are likewise available at the community’s Estate Club. It has facilities for swimming, tennis and fitness training, aside from hosting special events like concerts.
Schools: Proximity to top schools further make Gainey Ranch attractive to prospective home buyers. The highly rated schools near this master development include Cochise Elementary, Cocopah Middle School, and Chaparral High.