Just in time for collector car auction season in Arizona, Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty has rounded up the most lavish Valley estates with the greatest garages.
The first stop on the luxury garage tour is a timeless masterpiece in Paradise Valley. Listed at $20,000,000, this 5-bed 7.5-bath estate is over 17,000-square-feet. Located at 8100 N. 68th St., and listed by agents Frank Aazami and Cheryl Anderson of Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty, this authentic Italian villa features a hand-tiled mosaic heated saltwater pool where every room is a work of art. With a garage that can hold up to eight cars, look no further and park it in Paradise Valley.
Staying put in Paradise Valley, the next stop is a 7-bed, 15-bath, 26,000-square-foot estate. Listed at $14,000,000, 6659 E. Indian Bend Road is a gated home that can accommodate 24 cars in the garage. Situated on 1.62 acres and listed by agents Frank Aazami and Michel Edery of Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty, this property boasts a generous size for gathering and hosting all types of events. This home was built for those seeking a paradisiacal lifestyle where you can lounge by the front courtyard reflecting pool, the backyard pool, or the indoor pool/spa area, and sip wine in the wine cellar or intimately outdoors.
Once again in Paradise Valley, this gorgeous, spacious home is located at 8201 N. Ridgeview Drive and is listed by agents Jeni Agha and Joshua Shaver of Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty. This wonderful estate listed at $7,495,000 has five beds and six baths. This 10,000-square-foot home features a grand master suite on a separate wing including a theater and game room for entertaining. It boasts custom-made marble and French oak flooring installed in 2021 and a 5-car garage to complete the perfect home for an automotive aficionado.
Next on the tour is 23035 N. Church Road in lovely North Scottsdale featuring a 6-bed, 10-bath, 12,500-square-foot estate. This private 8-acre estate is an athletic haven with complete gym facilities, a sports court, putting green, an Olympic pool, weight room, lockers, and a steam shower. Listed for $7,299,000 by agents David Mayo and Frank Aazami of Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty, it touts impeccably manicured grounds with waterfalls, a pond, oversized pool, fire pits, a tennis court, and a luxury 8-car garage.
Joyride through Scottsdale and find 41188 N. 102nd Place, the most photographed home in recent times at Desert Mountain. Listed at $6,195,000 by agents Karen Baldwin, Kathleen Benoit, and Bee Francis of Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty, this beautiful estate has one-of-a-kind stunning panoramic views of the Valley in all its splendor alongside unobstructed views of mountains, sunsets, and multiple golf courses. A true car lover’s home, this 5-bed, 5.5-bath, and 3-car garage is perfect for one’s muscle cars, classic cars, antiques, or hot rods.
Cruise to the next Scottsdale home of the tour, 27194 N. 103rd St. where this enchanting 3-bed, 3-bath, 3-car garage is one of the top destinations in the Valley. Listed by agents Will Foote, Debbie Negrin, and Mike Holder of Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty at $5,500,000 and located in the private community of Estancia, this home offers splendid views upon a west-setting sun with access to a private patio and jacuzzi. The house flows from one room to the next featuring an oversized great room with a kitchen, family room, breakfast room, and formal dining room. Lastly, the guest wing is complete with a family room and dual suites with access to the back patio for stunning Pinnacle Peak views and outdoor living.
Making a u-turn back to Paradise Valley, 5801 E. Caballo Drive is a gated estate listed at $5,250,000 by agents Joshua Shaver and Catherine Lewis of Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty. As you meander down the tree-lined street of Caballo Drive you are greeted by the gated cobblestone driveway that leads you up to this stunning Santa Barbara home. The property has 5-beds, 6-baths and a 5-car garage, an executive office, library, home theater, game room, and a gym. The craftsmanship throughout the home is apparent in every room from its spectacular wood detail to the lofty groined vault ceilings. The backyard unfolds to the sparkling pool and spa that is surrounded by lush mature landscaping.
Another luxurious home in Paradise Valley is located at 6883 E. Joshua Tree Lane and has the highest quality finishes, exquisite views, a fabulous home office, and has never been lived in. Listed at $4,990,000 by agents Susan Fishman and Joyce Carter of Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty, the open, flexible floorplan delights with soaring ceilings, huge glass windows and doors, an elevator, and a light-filled walkout basement. The main house has five beds, eight baths and features a 5-car garage. Detached flex rooms with baths on the main and lower levels provide additional bedrooms or work/play spaces. Every part of the house opens to thrilling outdoor living. The lush backyard feels like a resort with a spectacular water feature flowing into the pool and a dramatic fire pit. All this can be yours within the new, prestigious, guard-gated community of Azure, adjacent to the new Ritz Carlton.
Plugging along back to Scottsdale is a stately showpiece that sits on 2.185 acres in the premier village of Saguaro Forest in Desert Mountain. 42077 N. 97th Way is listed by agents Dan Wolski, Jack O’Keefe, Troy Gillenwater, and Mitchell Hundman of Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty and is a stunning 5-bed, 5.5-bath, and 3-car garage home for $4,950,000. The gorgeous Mediterranean architectural elements of a tile roof, rock, brick and stucco exterior, arches, and rotundas blend with the modern interior of today’s lifestyle. The majestic entry arched double doors – metal with glass and metal scroll insets – open to the first rotunda with chandeliers and high windows that allow sunbeams to shine through. The great room is open to the formal dining room and alcove, casual dining, oversized bar, and luxurious kitchen with walk-in pantry, butler’s pantry, and enormous temperature-controlled wine room.
The next stop on the tour is at 9744 E. Madera Drive in Scottsdale and is a timeless Arizona contemporary listed by agents Dan Wolski and Mitchell Hundman of Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty. This 4-bed 6-bath home is listed at $4,750,000 is dreamier than ever as it sits on almost two acres above the 12th hole of the Geronimo Golf Course offering supreme golf course, sunset, and mountain views. The unique ceiling details, circular, angled walls and the organic use of metal, wood, glass, and stone bring warmth and comfort into the home. The flowing split floor plan encourages substantial festivities as well as small gatherings with space for all. The heart of the home is both the 4-car garage and the great room with chef’s kitchen, oversized butler’s pantry, living and dining room, all with expansive views.
Next up is an estate nestled in Scottsdale high up Troon Mountain located at 25297 N. 113th Way. Listed by Peter Zaidan of Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty, this place is an entertainer’s dream as it boasts some of the biggest sunset and city light views in the Valley. Listed at $4,500,000, the private lot is perfectly positioned to overlook protected neighboring desert lots allowing unobstructed panoramic views to Cave Creek, Carefree, and the mountains 30 miles away. An extensive Control4 system allows remote operation and monitoring of virtually every system in the house and comes installed with a 29-kilowatt solar package. A typical evening here begins with wine and appetizers in the 2,000-bottle custom wine cellar which seats six, they can move straight to the home’s high-end movie theater that seats seven. Among its many frills, this home would not be complete without its 4-bed, 5.5-bath, and 4-car garage.
The last Scottsdale home on the tour is located at 8120 N. Via De Lago and is listed by Suzi Miller of Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty for $3,250,000. Car lovers delight in a prime location backing Paradise Valley farms. Completely remodeled in 2014-2015 and meticulously maintained, the main house boasts a beautiful kitchen with solid Alder cabinets, quartz countertops, a large island, a subzero stainless steel refrigerator, two wall ovens, two dishwashers, wine refrigerator, four spacious bedrooms, 2.5 baths, and attached 2-car garage. The detached casita has one bedroom, full bath, living area, kitchenette, separate laundry room, and one-car attached garage. The latest addition to the house was built in 2019 with a 5+ car detached garage with an RV garage door on one side, a car lift, five TVs, a car washing area, and a half bath.
Throw it in drive and stop by the final destination 30 miles north to Cave Creek. Located at 7450 E. Continental Mountain Estates Drive, this 4-bed 4.5-bath home is listed by agents Debbie Omundson and Susan Folts of Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty. Priced at $3,995,000, this home is a showcase 5-acre mountaintop sanctuary that is the ideal escape from the city – a private paradise in sunny Arizona. The modern contemporary architecture enjoys views from each room, plus it provides garages for 10 cars or 20 with lifts. This home is gated and ultra-private and is tranquil yet close to art, shopping, and dining in the Cave Creek-Carefree areas. This modern fortress of masonry and steel construction will stand the test of time. The indoor-outdoor living experience beckons you to the wrap-around balcony seating where the 360-degree unobstructed views of city lights, panoramic mountain ranges, sunrises, sunsets, and crisp starlight are second to none.