Moving to a sizable active adult community means more amenities, events, activities, and fun. Sun City is Arizona’s tried and true 55+ community that set the standard 60 years ago. Not only is it hard to beat a location nestled between vibrant city life and scenic mountain views, but homeowners in Sun City enjoy a variety of entertainment options and over 290 days of sunshine each year.
This expansive community of 27,492 homes was constructed by Del Webb from 1960-1978. When built, Del Webb offered over 100 different floor plans to homebuyers, however, many have been remodeled since their construction. Homes in Sun City are available on a resale-only basis, and styles include single-family homes, attached homes, and condos. Single-family floor plans range from two or three bedrooms, one or two bathrooms, and an attached one- or two-car garage. Some models also feature a den. Attached homes range from studio to three bedrooms, with one or two bathrooms, and most offer access to a garage or carport.
As a larger community, Sun City features a wide variety of amenities. The community boasts seven recreation centers, 11 golf courses, and 19 shopping centers. Nature lovers will appreciate Sun City’s walking and biking trails, greenspaces, and fishing lakes. Residents enjoy access to an endless amount of fun and can create lasting memories without ever having to leave the community.
Homebuyers will find it easy to immerse themselves in the community, with 200 clubs and activities offered in Sun City. The recreation centers offer space for just about any activity one could imagine, with dance studios, arts and crafts studios, bowling alleys, restaurants, a softball field, and much more. Whether you’re interested in something creative, sporty, or social, clubs are a great way to get the most out of the friendly community and engage with neighbors.
Sun City is minutes away from Downtown Phoenix, offering residents a variety of spots to shop and dine whenever they wish to explore city life. The Blue Horn Mountains cover the area northwest of the community, offering adventure seekers the opportunity to enjoy a hike at their leisure.