Springtime in Southern Arizona brings idyllic temperatures perfect for a whole host of beloved festivals. Here are some standout events happening in and around Marana. It’s best to plan ahead as some events,… Read more »
Creating Luxury Spaces for Spring Guests
We love spring in Southern Arizona. The weather and scenery are picture-perfect and local events are plentiful. It’s when friends and family drop hints about visiting, and we welcome the opportunity to introduce… Read more »
Love Where You Live. Live Where You Golf
Luxury homes in a world-class golf community Dove Mountain is home to three distinct golf clubs with some of the best golf courses in Arizona. The courses offer a unique and challenging experience… Read more »
Your Sonoran Desert Sanctuary Awaits
The feeling of isolation and the resulting anxiety that we felt during the pandemic put a renewed focus on the quality of our lives. More and more of us sought out safe and… Read more »
From Desert to Dish
To know Tucson is to love its culinary traditions, some dating back thousands of years. Worldwide, our remarkable “foodie” culture has not gone unnoticed. In 2015, Tucson was designated the very first U.S.… Read more »
A Community of Cherished Friends
What could be better than creating a community of friends in a place as stunning as Dove Mountain? For one couple from Chicago, this is a dream that is now coming true. In… Read more »
The Hills are Alive with the Sound of Music
When spring arrives in Southern Arizona, Dove Mountain residents are enjoying every minute. This is the perfect time of year to explore Tortolita Mountain trails, play golf, tour the wine country, enjoy outdoor… Read more »
The Benefits of Buying a New Construction Home
The Fearless Pursuit of New Construction Homes With fewer preowned homes on the market, apprehensions about building custom homes are fading. What may have seemed like a scary and expensive proposition in the… Read more »
Where Golf Dreams Come True
The popularity of Golf has surged nationwide and locally during the past two years. It’s a great way to stay fit, enjoy the outdoors, and safely interact with friends and other golfers while… Read more »
2022 Homebuyer Market Trends
Home values in 2021 appreciated at approximately 12% in 2021! Low mortgage rates, the freedom to work from home during the pandemic and low housing inventory made the market super competitive, leading to… Read more »
A Perfect Day at the Tucson Premium Outlets
Let’s face it. Sometimes we all need some retail therapy. Thankfully, Dove Mountain is minutes from the Tucson Premium Outlets. The outlet stores offer up to 65 percent savings on designer goods from… Read more »
Day Tripping and Wine Sipping
February is a great time for a road trip to Southern Arizona’s wine growing region just 60 miles south of Dove Mountain. Many visitors are surprised to find out the deep loam soils in Sonoita and Elgin, Arizona share characteristics found in the Burgundy region of France. The result is some amazing wines.
4 Top Luxury Home Tech Trends in 2021
The COVID-19 crisis has, among other things, reinforced the importance of family, friends and quality of life, as well as significantly impacting how we communicate with others and how we interact with our surroundings. These sentiments and others are driving luxury home buyers to seek homes surrounded by natural beauty and that integrate technology to make healthy living and social distancing easy to manage. Here are just a few “must haves” this year.
Our Favorite Winter Cycling Destinations
Dove Mountain offers a full and active lifestyle within a resort-like setting, minutes north of Tucson. Luxury homes are located along some of the finest golf courses in Arizona, only a short distance… Read more »
The Wild Horses of the Tortolitas
Dove Mountain is a special place to live and visit. The community sits at the base of the Tortolita Mountains offering stunning views of wild desert terrain alive with wildflowers, blooming shrubs and… Read more »
2021 Promises to be a Another Strong Housing Market
Dove Mountain, home to the 5-Star Ritz-Carlton Resort & Spa, is a luxury community offering spacious and highly customizable homes. The community is known for its stunning desert and mountain vistas, championship golf… Read more »
Dove Mountain Welcomes Ranger Ainsley!
If you love dogs, Dove Mountain is a great place to raise and enjoy your canine friends. This pet-friendly community features groomed walking paths and multiple shaded dog parks (separated by small and… Read more »
Marana on the big screen
Movie making in and around Marana It’s probably no surprise that southern Arizona — with its towering saguaros, rugged peaks and magnificent sunsets — is a much sought after backdrop for films, especially… Read more »
Your New Holiday Traditions
Late fall and early winter are a magical time of year in Southern Arizona. The air gets crisp, and the temperatures begin to drop, and it’s time to break out sweaters and coats.… Read more »
Homesteading the Canyon
Dove Mountain is a special place for visitors and residents alike. Guided by an historic legacy of celebrating and respecting the land, the master-planned community integrates the beauty of the Sonoran Desert with… Read more »
Giving Back This Holiday Season
Dove Mountain developer Cottonwood Properties believes in supporting the local community. For years Cottonwood and its owners, the Mehl family, have supported the Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona’s Marana Resource Center. The… Read more »
Get Outdoors This Fall!
With temperatures coming down, the late summer and early fall is a great time to be in Southern Arizona! Throughout the fall there’s a wealth of opportunities to get out of the air… Read more »
100+ Reasons Families Love Summer in and Around Dove Mountain
Grab your chilled water bottle, sunscreen and dark sunglasses — it’s summertime in Tucson. It’s a time to enjoy outdoor adventures in the morning, indoor endeavors in the afternoon, and legendary sunsets, starry skies and so much more in the evening.
Springtime Happenings in and Around Dove Mountain
Springtime on Dove Mountain is in a word — spectacular. The average high temperature is in the mid 70s, the desert is lush and fragrant with cacti, wildflowers, shrubs and trees in full… Read more »
Mixing It Up Ritz-Carlton Style
Meet Chris Shannon, a mixologist extraordinaire who concocts amazing cocktails using fresh, floral and exotic flavor combinations at The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain’s Ignite bar and lounge.
Homes for the Holidays
The vibrant economy is bringing a resurgence of interest in holiday shopping for custom homes and homesites on Dove Mountain. The resurgence of million-dollar homes is occurring in two very special neighborhoods — Canyon Pass and The Ritz-Carlton Residences. Both gated neighborhoods feature incredible properties, yet different and wonderfully unique lifestyle choices.
Spring is in the Air at Dove Mountain
We hope you are enjoying the scents of the desert flowers and their breathtaking hues. Spring is a great time to get out and enjoy the desert and a rich variety of community activities.