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Carefree, AZ

Real Estate for Sale

Carefree is an upscale suburban paradise only 35 miles from downtown Phoenix. It arguably has the most beautiful setting in all of Arizona! Although it covers only 9 square miles and has only 3500 residents, it's big on culture and fun. Interestingly, Carefree was long the home of Southwestern Studios, which was used in the 70’s to film The New Dick Van Dyke Show and more recently for Bill and Ted’s Excellent Adventure. Carefree might just be the home you and your family have been dreaming of!

Carefree Real Estate Overview

Total Listings: 206
Average Price: $734,075
Highest Listing Price: $3,800,000
Lowest Listing Price: $0

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Carefree MLS Listings

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Carefree Real Estate Market

Carefree, Arizona is truly a lifestyle destination. Real estate in Carefree is among the most expensive in the country. While there are many executives and business people living in Carefree, it is interesting to note that Carefree has an artistic side as well. In fact, there are more artists, designers, and people in media living in Carefree than in 90% of the towns in America.

Carefree’s motto is “The best small town in Arizona.” Once you experience Carefree firsthand, we think it is almost a sure thing that you will agree. The Sonoran Desert is one of the most impressive natural landscapes in the state. Culturally, it has deep roots as well, as it is home to seventeen Native American tribes. And with a population of only around 3,500 people, Carefree will become a quiet and indulgent respite from the hustle and bustle of Phoenix.

Carefree is home to numerous festivals throughout the year that display its artistic and cultural sensibilities. Carefree offers world-class restaurants, and despite its size, it is a shopping destination in its own right. It goes without saying that there is everything an outdoors enthusiast could possibly want–and more–practically on your own doorstep. And to boot, there are over 20 golf courses within a stone’s throw of Carefree, making it a destination for professionals and amateurs from all over the world!


Carefree Home Prices

The median home value in Carefree is $1.1 million, and the family median income is $105,699, making Carefree wealthier than 90% of the towns in the US. A typical home on the market for around $1.1 million has three to five bedrooms, and amenities such as chef’s kitchens, swimming pools, theatre rooms, and other luxury features. Carefree is truly a wonderful place to make your dream home a reality.

Carefree has many parcels of land just waiting for you and your architect! You can purchase your choice of acres of pristine desert land for between $100,000 and $500,000.

There are few condos on offer in Carefree, but they do exist for those looking for a low-maintenance lifestyle. At the high end of the market, expect to pay upwards of $400 per square foot for the absolute best in luxury living that Arizona has to offer. Truly, the sky is the limit!


Moving to Carefree, Arizona?

Are you moving to Carefree in the near future? Moving to a new city has its own challenges and struggles, no matter if you’re only moving a hundred miles or all the way across the country.

We hope that the information listed here will help you with your move to Carefree. If you have any questions or concerns, or just want some advice on moving to the area, give us a call or email us. We also hope that you’ll look at the real estate we have available and consider us for your next home in Carefree!


Carefree Utility Information

  • Gas: (877) 860-6020
  • Water: (480) 488-9100
  • Electric: (602) 371-7171
  • Phone, Internet, Cable:  (602) 277-1000
  • Trash Collection:  (602) 268-2222

Carefree City & Public Services

  • Mail: (480) 513-2935
  • Fire Department: Rural Metro Fire Department
  • Police: (602) 876-1742
  • Parks: 602.506.3011

Carefree School District Information

Cave Creek Unified School District: 480-575-2000


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Listing information last updated on April 24th, 2018 at 7:03pm AKDT.

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