Glendale Real Estate for Sale, Homes for Every Lifestyle

Glendale real estate MLS listings are displayed below in topical classifications to help focus your search for a new home. The houses listed in the Arizona Regional Multiple Listing Service (MLS) on this website are updated each day. The statistics you’ll see that describe the square footage, age and price range of residential homes for sale in each topical classification are shown to help you reach an understanding of the latest pricing context of each Glendale real estate property listed.

Glendale homes for sale in luxurious planned communities

Glendale’s exclusive planned communities include condos and townhouses at Windstream, Northern Manor West and Fairways at Arrowhead, part of the renowned Arrowhead community that comprises gated, waterfront and golf view homes. Mission Ranch and Cholla Cove are also gated communities. Bellaire Golf Course, Desert Mirage Golf Course, The Arrowhead Country Club and Legend at Arrowhead Golf Course all feature deluxe golf homes overlooking their lush fairways. Spacious horse properties and luxury equestrian homes can be found at Saddleback Meadows, Starair Estates, Longhorn Ranch and Sunburst Farms.

The city of Glendale, Arizona has come a long way from its 1880 unbounded desert origins. Located just northwest of Arizona’s largest city, Phoenix--population over one million as of 2006, Glendale charges behind as one of the country’s fastest growing cities, current population over 250,000 and growing. Now bridled with boundaries by sister cities flourishing on all sides, the city of Glendale has blossomed into a coveted desert beauty. Glendale’s sister cities include Peoria to the north, Litchfield Park to the west, Paradise Valley and Scottsdale to the east, and Phoenix, Avondale, and Goodyear to the south.

Real estate in Glendale varies from houses in reasonably priced neighborhoods, to upscale urban condo living, to the tree-lined streets and historical homes in Historic Downtown Glendale, to the sumptuous estates of millionaires in Arrowhead Ranch. Residents of many upscale developments enjoy their mountain views and green oases in northern Glendale. Whatever you’re seeking in style, size or affordability of a home, you are sure to find it in Glendale.

Buy a Home in Glendale to Enjoy Ample Recreation, Sports & Shopping Opportunities

Glendale has more than 300 days of sunshine per year that encourage city residents to take in the great outdoors. A host of skillfully maintained historical and newly created parks, such as Thunderbird Mountain Conservation Park and Saguaro Ranch Park, offer opportunities for hiking, biking or even horseback riding along trails. You can stroll the streets of the well-preserved historical downtown district or take in a game at the Glen Lakes Golf Course, the Desert Mirage Golf Course and many other beautifully landscaped courses in the area.

Buying a Glendale home will give you a wide array of entertainment options. The modernistic Cardinals Stadium, which opened in August 2006, and the Glendale Arena, home of the NHL Phoenix Coyotes, are both located just off Loop 101 at Glendale Avenue. In the same area, the Westgate City Center now in progress will offer shopping, restaurants, theaters, offices, homes and tourist accommodations all within a couple of miles. People from all over the metro area drive to Arrowhead Towne Center to shop at more than 150 shops and restaurants. Downtown’s Catlin Court, with its renowned antique and specialty shops, looks amazing each winter during the annual "Glendale Glitters" as the historical homes and stores are bedecked with holiday lights and decorations.

More About Living in Glendale

Glendale's economy was once based on a beet sugar factory. The city has since grown and prospered, much in thanks to the influx of people Luke Air Force Base has brought since the mid-1900s. Luke Air Force Base is located at the far west end of Glendale and is practically a city on its own with over 20,000 people living on base.

Glendale residents are serviced by the Glendale Elementary School District, which offers 16 different schools to children from kindergarten to 8th grade, and Glendale Union High School District, which offers 9 different schools to students in 9th-12th grades. For higher education in Glendale, residents may attend ASU West, Glendale Community College, Midwestern University, or the internationally known American Graduate (Thunderbird) School of International Management.

Glendale Condos for Sale Fit Every Lifestyle and Budget

Glendale condos for sale include affordable apartment-style homes, low-maintenance townhouses and country-club style condos at communities such as Windstream, Northern Manor West, and Fairways at Arrowhead. Click to see the latest Glendale Condo Properties.

Glendale Gated Homes Offer Security, Scenery and Exclusivity

Several of Glendale’s newest subdivisions and planned communities have gated entrances. The upscale Arrowhead Ranch community has several gated neighborhoods, with some homes overlooking the waterfront and others perched on the edge of the golf course. Mission Ranch and Cholla Cove are also gated communities. See all the Glendale Gated Communities.

Glendale Golf Course Homes Feature Fabulous Fairway Views

Glendale’s impressive golf course communities offer luxury golf view homes for sale with marvelous views of the fairways. Bellaire Golf Course, Glen Lakes Municipal Golf Course, Desert Mirage Golf Course, The Arrowhead Country Club and Legend at Arrowhead Golf Course provide golfers with the best golf experience as well as the finest custom homes in Glendale. Click to see the latest Glendale Golf Properties.

Glendale Horse Properties Feature Easy Access to Riding Trails

Glendale is growing swiftly, but homes with acreage and/or facilities for horses are still available. Homes near public preserves provide horse lovers with easy access to riding trails. A few planned communities have saddle clubs and riding areas for equestrians’ convenience. Click to see .

Glendale Homes with Private Pools Offer Cool Fun amid Desert Climate

Many Glendale homes for sale have private pools to take full advantage of the desert city’s climate. Glendale gets more than 300 days of sunshine a year, so and winter temperatures are mild, so pool homes are available in every Glendale neighborhood. To see Glendale Private Pools , click.

Glendale View Homes Feature Gorgeous Desert Mountain Panoramas

Glendale residents find delight in the city’s mountain vistas, lush green fairways, Sonoran Desert scenery, twinkling city lights, or peaceful water views. Glendale features attractive neighborhoods in addition to natural scenic beauty. To see the latest Glendale View Properties, click.

Glendale Luxury Homes Offer Prestige, Quality and Refinement

The majority of Arizona’s millionaires reside in Glendale’s Arrowhead Ranch development, and several planned communities in the northern part of the city offer gated neighborhoods, lakeshore homes, golf course estates and custom homes with million-dollar views in private enclaves. See comprehensive Glendale Luxury Properties.

Glendale Historic Homes Feature Delightful Hints of Yesteryear

Glendale historic home buyers can choose from residences for every lifestyle and budget, from prestigious classic homes in the tree-lined streets of Historic Downtown Glendale, to the Catlin Court Historic District with its charming 1920s bungalows, to surrounding neighborhoods enlivened by their proximity to this vibrant heart of original Glendale. Click to see up-to-date listings of older Glendale Historical Properties.

Glendale Waterfront Homes Offer Refreshing Views Amid Desert Scenery

Waterfront homes in Glendale are found in prestigious planned communities with country-club amenities to include golf courses and lakes. Arrowhead has several waterfront neighborhoods, and waterfront homes can also be found in Stetson Valley and other luxurious developments. To view MLS listings of Glendale Waterfront Properties, click.

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