Fountain Hills real estate has incredible mountain views and a desert landscape with natural open spaces. It is easy to find something for everyone since there is a large range of housing options from apartments, townhouses, condominiums, starter homes, golf lot homes and large custom estates built along the mountain range.
Gated and non-gated communities are available, and both single as well as multi-level homes can be found. The landmark of Fountain Hills is the man-made “Fountain in the Desert”, one of the world’s tallest fountain that goes off for 15 minutes at the top of each hour. It is surrounded by the lagoon of the 32-acre Fountain Park which acts as the community town center and meeting place.
Fountain Hills has a rich art culture and has many arts & crafts festivals throughout the year. You can stroll the Avenue Galleries & Shops or stop at The River of time Museum, which covers the history of the town and the Lower Verde Valley.
There is a community theatre and amphitheater, which hosts many plays and art venues. Also, just east of the Fountain Hills area is the popular Fort McDowell Casino and We-Ko-Pa Resort that offers full service restaurant and spa.
The beautiful terrain of Fountain Hills lends to a wide range of outdoor activities available from hiking, biking, horseback riding and golfing. The McDowell Regional Park is only 10 miles away and there are trails along the Lakeside Village within the community. If you enjoy playing golf, there are championship golf courses at Firerock and Eagle Mountain.
Fountain Hills is only about 30 minutes away from the Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, Fashion Square Mall and Phoenix. Children attend schools that are part of Fountain Hills School District.