Arcadia is a Phoenix, Arizona neighborhood. Located west of Old Town Scottsdale, and south of Paradise Valley, a portion of Arcadia is also located in Scottsdale. The neighborhood was first established in the 1920s with the sale of five-acre lots for homes. In 1960 the area passed zoning in order to keep the area residential and not commercial. Citrus groves are thriving in this area because of a unique irrigation system.
Residents in this lovely neighborhood enjoy Herberger Park. With plenty of picnic tables for time with family and friends, tennis enthusiasts will want to try out the tennis courts in the park. Golfers will want to try the Phoenician resort on 60th Street. This lovely course is a 27-hole course. Those who love to spend time outdoors will find the view of Camelback Mountain amazing and easy to access for those who like to take advantage of the hiking trails in the Echo Canyon Recreation Area. Shoppers will be delighted with The Biltmore Fashion Park, located at the edge of town, featuring a garden setting for the luxury shops. There are also many great restaurants to enjoy as you are out and about.
The real estate in Arcadia is a combination of custom-built homes built in the 1920s through the 1950s. Arcadia homes have been well maintained and updated as the years have gone by. Because of the remodeling in some of the homes, there is a real diversity in home styles. Homes were originally similar in country cottage style, but now you will find stucco Spanish Hacienda styles intermixed with other styles developed from the renovations. This quiet area between the Arizona Canal and Camelback Mountain is known for it’s quiet, and the larger lots, many up to five acres, give a sense of privacy. Many homes have pools and are beautifully landscaped. When you consider the sense of solitude, the beautiful landscaping, and lovely homes, you will find this is a must consider destination for home buyers searching for homes in the Scottsdale and Phoenix areas. If you would like more information on Arcadia in Phoenix, Arizona, please contact us today and allow us to assist you.
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