"Imagine taking a relaxing desert vacation –
On the Mountain, December 2007
More than 300 luxury homes in The Residences at The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain will bring new neighbors within the next two years.
Construction in underway on the five models for the first phase of 91 single-family homes, initial construction also includes 16 custom estate home sites.
The neighborhood will eventually have about 300 highly personalized homes and 20 sites for custom homes. The high-end production homes will range from 2,770 square feet to 4,800 square feet. Home prices while still being finalized, are expected to start at $1.5 million.
The Residences surround or have easy access to The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain, a 250-room golf and spa resort expected to open in late 2009. Residents in the new development automatically become members of The Ritz-Carlton Golf Club, Dove Mountain, which will include a swim and fitness pavilion, tennis courts, private dining and a full-service spa and fitness center. A limited number of memberships will be available to non-residents.
Residents of The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain also can tap into such resort services as concierge, landscaping, housekeeping, valet, catering and room service, as well as home management.
"We're creating a community offering a casually elegant lifestyle in the special surrounding of the high Sonoran Desert," said Tim Bolinger, president of Greenbrier Southwest Corporation, one of the project's developers. "The Residences at designed with authentic Southwestern architecture, offering views of Jack Nicklaus Signature golf and dramatic mountains and completed by the high standards of service and luxury associated with The Ritz-Carlton name."
Cottonwood Properties of Tucson and The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Co. LLC of Chevy Chase, Md., join Greenbrier Southwest of Scottsdale in developing the $500 million project on 850 acres.