With views of the Superstitions Mountains, this Tuscan-themed community features neighborhood parks, tot lots, bike paths and multi-use trails. Homes range from 1,792 to 4,368 square-feet and include expanded pathways through the garage, leisure space off the bedroom and energy-efficient features.
Number of homes: 1,649
Price: From $239,990 to $385,990
Address: 11013 E. Thatcher Ave., Mesa 85212
Directions: From Phoenix: East on Hwy. 60, exit Signal Butte Rd., turn right/south. Then left/east on Ray Rd. From South Valley cities: East on Loop 202, follow north to Elliot Rd. Exit Elliott, turn right/east. Continue to Signal Butte Rd., turn right/south. Left/east on Ray Rd.
Sales office hours: 10 a.m.–6 p.m. daily; Wed. noon–6 p.m.