Three architectural styles and 25 single-story home plans make one superbly composed neighborhood whose name appropriately translates to "life's song". At CantaMia®, you can personalize your home from an assortment of options, all while participating in the greater Estrella community's environmental commitment.
The neighborhood of Inspire at Estrella by Shea Homes features the concept, Shea3D™ and offers four innovative home designs including one- and two-story homes. Never before have you had the ability to purchase a home where you can create living spaces that perfectly match your lifestyle. Shea3D stands for Dream, Design, Dwell and gives you the opportunity to personalize the main living area of the home to be both functional and flexible to suit your individual lifestyle. With Shea3D, Life Opens Up!
Invite friends and neighbors over for a barbecue and fun. Golf Ridge by William Ryan Homs offers plenty of room for outdoor entertaining. And that's in addition to breathtaking mountain vistas, along with a golf course just a chip shot from many back yards. It's exactly what you've been hoping to find.
David Weekley Homes brings a unique mix of stunning new homes to The Enclave (60' wide lots) and The Reserve (80' wide lots) in Golf Canyon! In The Enclave and The Reserve, choose from numerous Custom Choices(TM) to make your dream home your own!
Create your family's personal oasis. Gehan Homes offers the chance to design the home of your dreams with a myriad of personalized options and features. Casitas, media/hobby rooms, additional bedrooms, and extended covered patios are just a few of the options available in these beautiful, single-story homes.
Go, go, go. An idyllic retreat with resort-style amenities CantaMia® is a desirable 55-Plus community. This beautiful gated neighborhood, situated in the heart of the thriving Sonoran Desert Valley, is the ideal home for active adults.
With great schools and growing families, the vibrant and flourishing community of Mountain Ranch is ready to welcome new residents home. Whether your style is Spanish Colonial, Ranch or Craftsman architecture, we've got it for you.
For those who wish to live in harmony with nature, Montecito strikes a perfect balance. Its rich Spanish and Hacienda architecture blend into the landscape. There are acres of open space, parks and numerous trails winding up to the Sierra Estrella Mountains. Welcome to bliss.
Bring your kayak, canoe and fishing pole. With a fully stocked, catch and release lake, reeling one in is a sure bet. Want to take it easy? Enjoy a view of the lake from Starpointe Residents Club. Want an aquatic adventure? The Estrella Yacht Club will set you up with a boat. Fun in the sun guaranteed. North Lake also acts as the perfect setting for concerts and events at North Lake Park and Amphitheater.
Enjoy a sunset stroll with a loved one or the entire family around the 1.1 mile path that circles beautiful South Lake. South Lake Park features a covered play area, sand volleyball courts, basketball and tennis courts, ramadas, and even a beach area where we love to relax and let the kids play. Bring your cooler and a few friends for a barbecue and enjoy the view under the shade. Make every weekend a vacation.
A sprawling 24,400 sq. ft. recreational facility located on North Lake, Starpointe is a hub of fun and endless activity for the Estrella community. Bring the kids to StarSplash Water Park, or swim some laps in the lap pool, work out at the fitness center, or take a yoga class. Relax with a book in the library or grab a bite at the café. The choice is yours.
Whether golf is a weekend pastime or a lifelong passion, this par-72, 18-hole championship course will surely provide a challenge. Created by Nicklaus Design, the course requires your A-game and a cartload of friends. Don't forget to swing by the Player's Grill and Patio and professional golf shop. And if you time your round just right, the patio is an ideal location to catch a spectacular sunset while relaxing with family or friends.
If it's sea-worthy (or lake-worthy), you'll find it here. Sailboats, paddleboats, paddle boards, canoes, kayaks and sail boats (yes, sail boats!) So sailing in the desert is a reality here. Best of all, Estrella residents can head out on the water with a complimentary vessel. Don't know starboard from port? Ask the friendly staff about lessons.
We go to great heights to please our residents. And that means building a 50-foot tower that enables you to see for miles, as well as spend enchanting nights stargazing. Inspired by the image of the Milky Way, the Star Tower is a great place for exploration.
You don't have to go far in CantaMia to get involved in all the action. This 29,000 sq. ft. active adult center includes an outdoor resort style pool, indoor pool and spa, locker rooms, two pickleball courts, fitness center, demonstration kitchen, yoga and aerobics studios, card room, billiards room and a cafe. Events are hosted for residents year-round and help foster a sense of community.
Activity center. Gathering place. Community icon. Presidio, Montecito's planned 18,500 square-foot residents club, has been designed to meet strict energy efficiency criteria while being a stylish inviting location for residents to enjoy. Some of the noteworthy features include a café and beer/wine bar, 3,400 square-foot fitness facility, beach-entry pool and splash pad.
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Wide open grassy areas, playgrounds, basketball, tennis and volleyball courts, and shady spaces for parents... all the makings of the perfect park for barbecues and birthday parties.
With a name voted on by residents and Arizona Diamondbacks fans, this youth baseball facility provides hours of fun for local sports leagues like Estrella Youth Sports.
Formally named Goodyear City Park, this facility includes three baseball fields and a full soccer field. An aquatic center is also planned for the future.
The more than 20 miles of paths and trails in Estrella are full of activity. Whether you like hiking or mountain biking through ravines, mountains and open spaces, or just taking a relaxing stroll along the shores of the lakes there is something for everyone.
With a philosophy of wonder, exploration and learning, this preschool and childcare facility combines planned learning experiences and structured play in a safe, fun and nurturing environment.
Located within the Estrella Mountain Church, the mission of the Estrella Mountain Preschool is to "encourage a child's self-confidence, empathy, and cooperative learning and play, all in a spirit of love, sharing, and caring."
Serving grades K-8, this highly rated school benefits from a close collaboration between teachers, students and parents. With a very involved PTA, events such as the annual Move-a-thon and school carnival are certainly beneficial. Also, Estrella was recently authorized for the International Baccalaureate program, a unique form of education because of its academic and personal rigor, challenging students to excel in their studies and in their personal growth.
Serving children kindergarten through 8th grade, great things are happening at Westar as the school recently shifted focus to become a magnet school for the STEM Program, which allows students to focus on four areas of study: Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, in addition to their other classes.
Proposed Elementary School
Recognized by the Arizona Education Foundation as an A+ school, Estrella Foothills High School is committed to delivering an enriching experience. It is one of only a few schools in the west valley to have been awarded the designation, Estrella Foothills serves as a model of educational excellence and recognition, based upon its superior ability to meet the needs of its student population. The high school also is home to a state-of-the-art performing arts center and many championship sports teams.
Located within the community, Estrella Mountain Church offers weekly Sunday services at 9 a.m. and 10:45 a.m.
As the first LEED Gold certified shopping center in Arizona, the Mountain Ranch Marketplace is anchored by Safeway, offering everything from groceries and banking to restaurants and more. It's your one-stop for everything you need, as well as a great place to gather with friends.
Banner Health Center is the first building in our Medial Commons, encompassing 13,500 square feet. This state-of-the-art medical office facility offers extended hours with two family physicians and a pediatrician to meet all our family’s medical needs.
The community general store, this is where you'll see everyone you know filling up your gas tank, stopping for a soda or simply picking up those last minute necessities on the way home from work. Grab a delicious pizza or sandwich at Taste of Italy, adjacent to the market.
We enjoy the peace of mind of having police and fire safety presence right in our community.