Top 5 Best Neighborhoods in Chandler AZ – Chandler Arizona is home to about 245,000 residents so you can imagine there are plenty of neighborhoods and communities to choose from if you’re planning on relocating to the area. With a median home value of just $320,000, Chandler is not only an affordable place to call home, but one of the best places in the Phoenix and Scottsdale Metro area. Speaking of that, here are the Top 5 Best Neighborhoods in Chandler AZ.
This master-planned community is home to several residential properties and three golf courses. This golf community features 40 distinct individual neighborhoods surrounded by beautiful lakes with a collection of condominiums, townhouses, manors, and single-family homes. Home prices are from about $250,000-$1 million and most of the homes were built from 1987 to today. Large layouts of up to 5300 ft.² are available and there’s all sizes and designs of layouts from one bedroom to six-bedroom floor plans. Lots also vary from about 10,000 ft.² to over 3 acres.
The community features 162 acres of interconnected lakes and water features as well as multiple parks and outdoor recreation activities. If you’re looking for golf, top-rated public schools, and lots of outdoor events, consider Ocotillo as your next home destination.
Fulton Ranch is another popular neighborhood in Chandler Arizona sitting just south of downtown. This community features close proximity to the San Tan Mountain Regional Park and Preserve which offers gorgeous views and easy access to outdoor entertainment. Home prices start at about $380,000 up to about $4 million with a wide range of home styles and designs from two bedrooms up to seven bedrooms and in sizes up to 8000 ft.². Homes were built starting at about 2006 up until 2017.
Fulton Ranch is served by the popular Chandler Unified School District with some of the highest-rated schools in the area. For excellent schools, walking trails, parks, and recreational centers, Fulton Ranch makes an excellent place to call home.
Stellar Chandler Airpark
Stellar Airpark, also referred to as Chandler Airpark is a privately owned public-use residential Airpark community located 3 miles west of the central business district of downtown Chandler. It’s a privately-owned airport runway. Homeowners, including aircraft owners who keep their aircraft at the hangers, are required to pay annual dues to maintain the runway facilities.
Whether you own an aircraft or not, stellar Airpark is one of the most beautiful airparks in the country. It was originally founded in 1969 and is an integral part of Chandler and home to hundreds of residents in several businesses. Stellar Airpark Estates is the residential home featuring expansive properties and high-priced homes. This well-established community has homes dating back to 2001 with completion around 2006. Homes start at about $1 million with an average price of $1.2 million. Homeowner association fees range from $200 a month to about $450 a month. Most homes are single-family with 3 to 4 bedrooms and in sizes up to 4500 ft.². You don’t have to own an airplane to live here, but if you do, this is the place to be.
This borders in Gilbert but some people still consider it part of Chandler. This midsize neighborhood offers homes extremely well priced between $300,000 and $550,000. Most homes were built from 1985 to the mid-1990s and feature homes up to about 4000 ft.². One of the best things about Circle G is as close proximity to shops, restaurants, and amenities. Residents are part of the Gilbert Unified School district and students attend the Houston elementary school and the Gilbert high school.
The Crossing at Gila Springs
The Crossing and Gila Springs is one of Chandler Arizona’s newest home communities. There are currently model homes open and available and you can find luxury condominiums by Bela Flor. These great condominiums feature a live/work space, quick access to Interstate 10, and just minutes to shopping, dining, entertainment, and more. There are several townhomes for sale as well priced from about $300,000-$450,000. Most homes feature around 1800 ft.² with three bedrooms and 2 1/2 baths. Residents attend nearby schools such as Kyrene de la Mirada elementary school, the Kyrene del Pueblo middle school, and the Corona Del Sol high school or the Compadre high school. If you’re looking for a all in one community that’s within walking distance to a lot of amenities, consider the Crossing at Gila Springs.
For more information on any of these popular Chandler neighborhoods feel free to contact me today. I’d love to send you a list of active listings that are available in any of these communities or similar communities around Chandler or Gilbert Arizona.