Highlands Ranch Real Estate


Charming in Chino

The majestic and mountainous scenery juxtaposed against the vast, open grasslands is part of what draws people to Chino Valley—the small-town energy and communal vibe is what causes them to stay.  Chino is charming, and the neighborhoods don’t disappoint!  People come from all over the country to get their slice of the Arizona lifestyle—and Chino is becoming a more popular place to call “home” with every year that passes.  Don’t miss out on your chance to buy your own piece of heaven at Highlands Ranch!  Ask one of our knowledgeable agents to show you a Highlands Ranch home today!


The Homes

Many homes in Highlands Ranch are built but Mandalay Homes—an industry leader in energy efficiency.  Homes in the community range from 1,300 to around 2,500 square feet—with extended square footage if you consider the outdoor space offered on each property.  Those looking to custom build in Highlands Ranch are able to choose from four individual floor plans, single or multi-level features, single and two-car garages, as well as custom finishes that would make even the most stylish of designers gasp with excitement!  Homes tend to average around $250,000—making Highlands Ranch desirable for both its style and its price point!


The Community

Highlands Ranch began development in 2004 with a plan to build 559 custom homes on over 150 acres of land.  The neighborhood boasts views of the Mingus Mountains to the east and Granite Mountain to the west—affording a stunning view to almost every home.  Highlands Ranch is an affordable community, but it doesn’t skimp on the amenities.  While there is no community center or clubhouse, there are several parks that are open to residents, and sidewalks that help to keep our furry friends safe on their daily walks—all backdropped by a beautifully manicured landscape.  Highlands Ranch is pet-friendly, kid-friendly, and family-friendly—a perfect place for first-time homebuyers or those looking to buy the home they take into retirement!



Highlands Ranch is not right in the center of town, nor is it near any major highways, but that’s the drawing point of the community—its seclusion.  The upside is how easy it is to get into town to fulfill all your shopping needs.  The Safeway Shopping Center is just down the road, where Chino residents Walgreens, Starbucks, Taco Bell, and more.  Some favorite local restaurants can be found in a less than 10-minute drive, and the local medical clinics are just as close!  A 20-minute will take residents right into the center of Prescott proper, where they will find a larger abundance of amenities—and shopping, dining, and entertainment beyond their wildest dreams!



Buying a home in Highlands Ranch provides residents with the benefit of living near tons of outdoor activity facilities and areas.  The community itself provides residents with neighborhood parks, open ramadas, open space for kids and families to play on, and family-friendly areas that are perfect for getting to know your neighbors!  The outback, country setting of the neighborhood allows for residents to get out and about in nature and feel connected to the surrounding world.  Visit Highlands Ranch to see all it has to offer!

Highlands Ranch - Town vs. County Stats

Avg Price in Highlands Ranch: $472,000 / County Avg $981,700


Avg Taxes in Highlands Ranch: $1,000 / County Avg $2,200


Avg Sq. Ft. in Highlands Ranch: 2,044 / County Avg 2,416


Avg Price per/sqft in Highlands Ranch:$231 / County Avg $406


Avg Walkscore in Highlands Ranch: 4 / County Avg 17


Avg Year Built in Highlands Ranch: 2014 / County Avg 1998


Avg Days on Website in Highlands Ranch: 29 / County Avg 98


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