The town of Oro Valley is located just north of Tucson at the foothills of the Santa Catalina and Tortolita Mountains.
It was incorporated in 1974 and is today a thriving community recognized as one of "America's Top-Rated Smaller Cities" by Grey House Publishing. It offers hiking and biking trails throughout the town, world-class golf courses, and is home to Sun City Oro Valley (originally called Sun City Vistoso), the Del Webb designed active adult community which spreads out over 1,000 acres. T
here are just under 2,500 homes in the Sun City Oro Valley community with over 4000 residents ages 45 and up. All the homes are one-story ranging from 1000 to 2700 sqft with resale prices from the $100s to the mid $500,000.
Tuscon, also known as The Old Pueblo, is the second-largest city in Arizona. Founded as a military fort in 1775, Tuscon is home to the University of Arizona.
Metropolitan Tucson offers a great variety of communities and living choices to meet every lifestyle.
Although recognized as having the highest concentration of luxury homes in Tucson, not all the homes in the Catalina Foothills are expensive.