Green Homes for Sale - Scottsdale, Arizona Green Home

Scottsdale, Arizona — Green Home For Sale

Advanced Level Green Certification with Scottsdale Green Building Program, pending Emerald certification with National Association of Home Builders, HERS Rating of 66. Built in 1960 and as energy efficient as a new Energy Star home - low utilities!

Listing ID: 19687

  • Energy Efficient Home
Annual Property Tax $1,049
Annual Utility Cost $1,824
Home Area 2,240 sq ft
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms 3
Total Property Area 7841 sq ft
Year Built 1960

Property Description

South Scottsdale ranch style home has been totally gutted, walls removed, un-permitted addition demolished, new 2 car garage built. What was once a 3 bedroom 2 bathroom home is now 4 bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms with inside laundry. Formal dining room, great room plan, with large kitchen with ample seating at 2 breakfast bars and eat-in kitchen + breakfast room, & quartz countertops. Herb garden and synthetic grass for bocce ball court, xeriscape front landscaping with drip irrigation.

What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

All new systems include: R-8 Ducts; 2 speed 14 SEER HVAC; Nest Thermostat, sealed can lights, switches & plates; low flow fixtures and dual flush toilets, low e windows & sliding doors, R-57 insulation, LED bulbs, metal roof, and recycled concrete saw cut as pavers. Exterior is now stucco but still has the same character of the neighborhood homes is evident. Porcelain tile and hand scraped engineered wood floors mean no carpet and less dust. Only a few of these Advanced Level homes in Scottsdale as SGBP is normally for new construction.

Neighborhood Description

Within 10 minutes of ASU, SkySong, Desert Botanical Gardens, and the Phoenix Zoo. Easy drive to the Phoenix SkyHarbor Airport! Existing neighborhood shows pride of ownership and the area is prime and targeted for future development, per local economists. Located just north of the 202 and ASU, and south of Old Town Scottsdale. The area is already showing vibrant growth and new construction is occurring both north and south of this neighborhood along Scottsdale Road.

Market Area

Scottsdale is a brand! Just mention Scottsdale to anyone and they'll know where you are talking about. Located in the eastern edge of Phoenix, north of Tempe, with Mesa to the East and bounded to the north by Carefree. The city is land locked, so boundaries cannot grow unless Rio Verde to the far northeast is annexed. Values are higher here than the surrounding areas due to tourism and the city boundaries. The area has almost no foreclosures currently & has recovered from the housing crisis.

School District

Scottsdale Unified School District enjoys "top graduation rates and test scores, 21st Century programs and facilities, technology rich learning, and top rated IB program with bus service to your home school,: according to the school website. Schools for this home are: Yavapai Elementary School, Supai Junior High, and Coronado High School.


Scottsdale was founded in 1894 and named for Winfield Scott, an Army Chaplain, who arrived in 1888. Scott purchased land about 2 miles north of this home, building a general store there in 1897. This area is what is now known as "Old Town" Scottsdale. Old Town Scottsdale has emerged as a world class shopping & dining mecca and is flooded with tourists practically year round. This home is in a prime location, just 10 minutes south of Old Town, filled with art galleries, restaurants and shopping.

Home Type or Land

Single Family - Single Level

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Elevation of Home


Building Details

Air Quality

Agriculture in Area No
Industry in Area Yes
Air Pollution in Area No
Pesticide Free Yes
Fragrance Free Yes
Cleaned with Green Products Yes

Interior Environment

Heating System Forced Air - Gas
Cooling System Conventional Forced Air - A/C
Ventilation System Part of Cooling System
Part of Heating System
Whole House Filtration Other
Whole House Vacuum No

Home Energy Ratings

Home Energy Rating System (HERS) 66
Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio (SEER) Rating: 14.2
Type: Standard Air Conditioning System

Energy & Water

Energy System Municipal Energy
Water System Municipal
Wastewater System Municipal

Construction Information

Construction Type Masonry/Concrete
Exterior Finish Stucco
Interior Finish Gypsum Board - Sheet Rock
Interior Paint No VOC
Floor Material Tile
Wood - Solid
Roof Material Metal
Window Material Vinyl or Vinyl Clad
Insulation Material Other

Garage / Car Port

Garage / Carport Yes
Garage Type Attached
Number of Cars 2
Garage Area 400 sqft