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Situated next to the McDowell Mountains Preserve and featuring some of the most luxurious homes in Arizona, DC Ranch is known as one of North Scottsdale’s premier communities. Made up of four distinct communities that feature 25 neighborhoods, residents enjoy panoramic views of the mountains and scenic desert landscaping.

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Several clubhouses, social events, pools, courts, golf, and other upscale amenities are spread throughout the villages.

Real Estate

The development is made up of condos, townhouses, and single-family houses, ranging in size from 1,500 square feet to larger than 10,000. With a total of 4,400 total acres, there is space to roam throughout this private golf community. Most neighborhoods in the community are guard-gated to provide a level of privacy and safety that many residents are looking for. The neighborhoods are also connected by a series of walking/biking paths that provide scenic outdoor fitness opportunities.

Country Club and Golf

The community is home to The Country Club, which features an award-winning course designed by Tom Lehman and John Fought. The golf course enjoys scenic mountain views and lush desert landscapes. All ages and experience levels can develop their game, with challenges for pros and amateurs alike. The new par-3 short course, The Horseshoe, is a great opportunity for younger or inexperienced players to learn and enjoy the game of golf. The Ranch Hacienda Clubhouse is a huge 45,000 square foot center for members to gather for social events, meetings, dining, and more. Dining options include The Casual Grille, The Ranch House Cantina, The Horse Bar, and The Dining Room. The Fitness and Performance Center house the newest exercise equipment to help members accomplish their health and wellness goals. There are classes and trained instructors on-site to assist members with their fitness needs.


In addition to golf, the community enjoys regularly scheduled social events, fitness classes, culinary gatherings, pools, basketball and pickleball courts, tennis, barbecues, and playgrounds. There is a theater center, a commercial kitchen for private events, special interest classes and clubs and family activities for all ages. The Village Health Club and Spa also offers a full range of services for residents looking to unwind and relax.


The community's convenient North Scottsdale location provides plenty of opportunities for shopping, dining, and entertainment. The closest include Market Street, Canyon Village, and DC Ranch Crossing. Residents will find coffee shops, upscale shopping and restaurants, and other amenities just a short drive away. The Loop 101 freeway also provides quick access to other nearby destinations like Scottsdale Quarter and Kierland Commons (12 minutes) and Sky Harbor Airport (25 minutes). For school-aged children in the community, Copper Ridge Elementary and Middle School provide public education for K-8, while Chaparral High School is the 9-12 public school option in the neighborhood. Several private and charter schools are also located nearby.

The North Scottsdale community of DC Ranch offers home buyers desiring upscale real estate all of the luxury amenities and scenic views that potential residents are looking for. The exclusive community has something for everyone with a convenient, safe location in the valley.