East Shea corridor connects Scottsdale and Fountain Hills. The Scottsdale City Council declared Shea Boulevard a scenic corridor and set guidelines to preserve the character and development of the surrounding neighborhoods. The communities are very well manicured and protect the natural environment.
There are several different types of residences available to those who wish to live in the East Shea community: Paradise Heights, located at the intersection of East Mountain View Road and 124th Street offers 175 spacious single family homes on oversized lots with mature landscaping. Paloma Paseo which is near Scottsdale Mountain, on Shea Blvd. and 136th St. Paloma Paseo has 136 homes, including both condos and single family homes mainly built by Coventry Homes between 1996 and 1998. Carino Canyon, has 113 single family homes in a secluded gated subdivision tucked into the base of 136th Street built by Shea Homes. For those interested in townhomes, Villas Verona is a great option and is located on the eastern end of the East Shea community. This community is a gated with 55 “Italian Country Village” style units, all with 2 car garages.
Amenities: Mayo Clinic and Scottsdale Healthcare Shea Hospital are located nearby. Fountain Hills is a few miles away to the east. There are plenty of shopping and dining options including Scottsdale Quarter, Kierland Commons, as well as Scottsdale Fashion Square Mall. East Shea area offers plenty parks for outdoor activities: Stonegate Equestrian Park, Cholla Park and Scottsdale Ranch Park with volley ball courts, tennis courts, basketball courts, baseball courts and playground structures.
McDowell Mountain Regional Park just to the west has 40-miles of hiking, biking and horseback riding trails. The Via Linda Senior Center is located on Via Linda next to Scottsdale Ranch and is open to those 18 and over where you’ll find plenty of entertainment options such as classes in arts and crafts and computers as well as a gym.
Schools: The A rated Scottsdale Unified School District with Anasazi Elementary, Mountainside Middle School and Desert Mountain High School serves this area. The very highly rated private Basis Scottsdale is also an option for those students living in the area.