Sundance at Buckeye
22626 W. Antelope Trail, Buckeye, Arizona 85326
Desert Community of Sundance at Buckeye Outside of Phoenix in Southern Arizona Features Attractive Single Family Homes, a Beautiful Golf Course and is Open to People Age 45 or Better
Originally developed by Hancock Homes and then later taken over by Meritage Homes, Sundance at Buckeye started out in 2002, with contruction continuing today. It is in Buckeye, on the western edge of the Phoenix metropolitan area, and it will eventually have 1,110 energy-efficient, single family homes. Older neighborhoods are for people age 55+, while newer sections are open to people age 45 or better.
Sundance properties have a light-colored stucco exterior with a tan or red tile roof. Floor plans range from approzimately 1,000 square feet to 2,210 square feet, and most homes have either a golf course view or a desert view. Neatly laid out on quiet lanes, all dwellings are single story with two to three bedrooms, two to two and a half baths and an attached two car garage. Yards feature low maintenance, water friendly Xeriscaping (rocks, cactus, desert grasses and small trees).
Prices start in the high-$100,000s. The annual HOA fee is roughly $1,100. Check with the community or a Realtor to verify these prices as they may change.
Buckeye sits at the base of the Sierra Estrella Mountains and White Tank Mountains. With plenty of sun and blue sky all around, the community has a clean, spacious feeling about it.
Amenities are many and include a large clubhouse with a spa and two restaurants, as well as tennis courts, a fitness center and a swimming pool with a chair lift. Walking paths meander throughout the community. The Sundance Golf Club has an 18-hole, Greg Nash-designed golf course. It is a green gem in a yellow, tan and orange desert landscape.
Buckeye has boomed by 365% within the last couple of decades. Yet town leaders think it will be another 30 years before the town is completely built out (a strict water conservation ordinance helps ensure future growth).
West Valley Hospital in Goodyear, 15 miles away, is the nearest accredited hospital.
This area has very hot summers and mild winters. Summer temperatures are in the 90s and low-100s. Winter temperatures are in the 60s and 70s. On average, Buckeye receives about 10 inches of rain per year
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On February 14, 1912, Arizona became the 48th state to join the Union. In the southwestern region of the United States, it borders New Mexico to the east, Utah to the north, Nevada and California to the west and Mexico to the south. The Cactus Wren is the state's bird, and the Saguaro Blossom is the state flower. The capital and largest city is Phoenix.
Arizona is home to the Grand Canyon, one of the nation's oldest national parks, and the Hoover Dam. It covers 113,000 square miles, making it the nation's 6th largest state. However, only a small portion of the land, about 15%, is privately owned. The rest of Arizona belongs to national parks, state parks and Native American reservations.
Interestingly, the majority of Arizonans - everyone except those in the Navajo Nation - do not observe Daylight Savings Time.
Population - 6,931,030
Persons 65 years old and over - 17%
High school graduates, persons age 25+ - 86%
Bachelor's degree or higher, persons age 25+ - 27%
Persons of Hispanic or Latino origin - 31%
White persons, not Hispanic - 58%
Median household income - $50,225
Median home value - $167,500
Social Security taxed? No
Source: U.S. Census Bureau
Are 55+ Communities Really "Retirement" Communities?
Many people who live in age-restricted communities (usually for people age 55+) are still gainfully employed. So why would they live in what is considered a "retirement" community? Why not continue to live in a standard neighborhood? People still employed choose age-restricted communities for the same reasons as people who are retired do: the safety, amenities and sense of community that one can provide. And whether employed or not, once the kids are grown, it is sometimes nice to live in a neighborhood where small children do not congregate.
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