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Explore Our Rio Verde Communities

The team at Nexstar Homes is always looking for the best places to build our properties so residents enjoy the most comfortable lifestyle possible. As we continue to grow, we’ve established a handful of new communities in Rio Verde, AZ.

Take a look at these fantastic Rio Verde neighborhoods and see which one you think is the best choice for you and your needs.

1. Montgomery & 156th

Located along Montgomery Road between 156th Street and 152nd Street, this Nexstar Homes neighborhood is only a few minutes west of the Verde River.

Newcomers can choose between two spacious floor plans that are placed on acre lots. Enjoy luxury outdoor living as you step out your door to Sonoran Desert views as well as incredible sunsets and sunrises. You’ll be conveniently located in the North Scottsdale area of Rio Verde.

The local Tonto Verde Golf Club is one of the top places to visit near this community with great golf for those who want a day out on the links. If you like camping, you’re only a short drive from destinations like Needle Rock Recreation Site, the Verde River Rec Site, and Ironwood Picnic Area and Campground. Animal lovers will also enjoy easy access to the nearby Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center.

The Four Peaks Bed And Breakfast is a unique location worth a visit as well.

Home Prices: (Call for pricing)

Home Plans: 2665 & 2750

Acre lots with no HOA

2. Peak View & 139th

Located on the north side of McDowell Mountain Regional Park, this community is found on Peak View Road and 139th Street. The scene of the park offers spectacular views and a calm, quiet setting for the neighborhood.

Offering some of our largest floor plans, the community on Peak View has homes built on comfortable acre lots. Your property will be built with high-quality materials to make sure it is energy-efficient and enjoyable.

Among the many things to do near Peak View, the Pinnacle Peak Park is one of the best. Other places to visit nearby include the Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center, George 'Doc' Cavalliere Park, Brown’s Ranch Trail, Brown’s Mountain, and the Troon North Golf Club.

A few of the top restaurants near Peak View are The Pony Express Café, Rosati's Pizza & Sports Pub, and Darcy's Ristorante.

Home Prices: $799K & $899K

Home Plans:

Acre lots with no HOA

3. Montgomery & 136th

You’ll find this pleasant community on Montgomery Road ranging from 136th Street over to 138th Way. It is just west of Granite Mountain Ranch, making it a convenient place to live.

With properties between 2,766 to 3,205 square feet, your property will have ample room for yourself and your loved ones. The Nexstar Advantage ensures you enjoy luxury living with a Trane AC unit, LED lights, spray foam insulation, a programmable thermostat, and beyond.

Looking for great things to do nearby? Head over to Wild West Horse Adventures for the chance to ride a horse through amazing desert scenes. Or visit the Scottsdale National Golf Club along with other attractions near the Montgomery/156th Street community mentioned above.

Home Prices: $749K & $819K

Home Plans: 2766 & 3205

Acre lots with no HOA

4. Hawknest Community - SOLD OUT

Among the top new communities joining the Nexstar Homes lineup is Hawknest. This beautiful neighborhood is located south of the Sky Ranch Airport at Carefree along the southwest side of Pima Road and Stagecoach Pass Road.

Our two available floor plan designs offer luxurious living on our signature one-acre lots. You’ll have beautiful views of the Sonoran Desert and nearby mountains. Each property is built with the Nexstar Advantage including high-end cabinets, Pella windows, tile flooring, upgraded finishes, and more.

The Hawknest community has many fun attractions nearby for residents to enjoy. The Carefree Desert Gardens is a gorgeous place to visit, offering tours and a children’s playground. Some other nice things to do in the area include Frontier Town, Black Mountain Trail, Cave Creek Museum, and the Legend Trail Golf Club.

Looking for a great place to eat nearby? Don’t miss out on top-rated restaurants by Hawknest including The Grill at the Boulders, Spotted Donkey Cantina, and Liberty Station.

Home Prices: start at $599K

Home Plans: 2050 & 2766

Acre lots with no HOA

5. Westland Community - SOLD OUT

The community of Westland can be found along Westland Road between 136th Street and 144th Street. This North Scottsdale location has homes that offer open floor plans, high-quality appliances, and upgraded sand finish stucco on the exterior.

Get a beautiful property on an acre lot surrounded by gorgeous Arizona desert landscapes. Your home is built with the most up-to-date energy-efficient practices to ensure you stay cool during summer and warm during the winter.

If you’re wondering about the best things to do near Westland, don’t miss out on a day of golf at the Scottsdale National Golf Club. From there, you could also check out the scenic view along Granite Mountain Loop Trail, visit Cave Creek Outfitters, or head over to the Verde River Golf & Social Club.

Two of the most popular places to eat in the Westland area are Needle Rock Kitchen and Tap and Mesquite Grill At Tonto Verde.

Home Prices: start at $689K & $759K

Home Plans: 2766 & 3043

Acre lots with no HOA

Which of These Rio Verde Communities Sounds Right For You?

As you look through the details of these beautiful communities in Rio Verde, the team at Nexstar Homes is here to answer any questions you may have. We’d love to speak with you about our available options. Get in touch with us today to learn more and find the home of your dreams!


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