Montecito Real Estate
Montecito at McDowell Mountain Ranch was developed by Greystone Homes from 1997 ~ 1999 and consists of 83 single family homes. Montecito was one of the last subdivisions built in McDowell Mountain Ranch. Montecito offered four different floor plans, two single level plans and two multi-story plans. These floor plans ranged in size from 2,200 square feet to 3,600 square feet. It is located on the south east corner of Thompson Peak Parkway and Bell Road. Montecito has so much to offer including sensational views of the McDowell Mountains and spectacular city lights. In addition, Montecito is located directly across from the trail head to the Scottsdale Sonoran Preserve and Gateway to the McDowell’s, making it convenient for bikers, walkers, and joggers to hike the preserve and is close to shopping at the Basha’s Shopping Center.
Schools in McDowell Mountain Ranch are Desert Canyon Elementary School, Desert Canyon Middle School and Saguaro High School. Some students attend other local schools through open enrollment; they are Copper Ridge Middle School, Chaparral High School and Desert Mountain High School. There are a variety of private school choices such as Notre Dame Preparatory High School and Scottsdale Christian Academy.