Val Vista Lakes is conveniently located just 25 minutes west of Sky Harbor Airport and 20 minutes northeast of Williams Gateway Airport. It is just ¾ mile south of the I-60 Freeway, providing convenient access to the entire metropolitan area.
Shopping is available several blocks north at Dana Ranch and includes upscale boutiques and stores such as A.Js Fine Foods, which has an old fashioned meat market, bakery and outside seating with grill. Also you will find Chico’s, Ann Loft, and many restaurants, including Pei Wei, Buca Di Beppo, California Kitchen Pizzas, Sushi, TQLA, and Paradise Bakery, just to name a few.
The area has some of the best schools available in the entire State of Arizona. It is located in the Gilbert School District. The Gilbert Classical Academy, an honor school in the school district is approximately 1.5 miles southeast. It was ranked 28th in the United States last year. The Aerte ‘ Academy and Prep School is part of the Great Hearts Charter School system, several blocks northwest. In the PISA international testing last year, 4 of the great hearts Arizona schools ranked in the top 5 in the World. The Mesa/Gilbert school (now known as Arête’ ) was one of these Five.
Val Vista Lakes has 24 residential subdivisions, of which 7 are gated communities. They offer both lakefront and off lake homes, condominiums to good quality custom homes. The top subdivision is known as West Lake Estates, which Arizona Central listed as one of the most affluent subdivisions in the southeast Valley.
The community is just a short drive from Freestone Recreation center, a 50,000 square feet family center opened in 2002, Freestone Park (a 5 acres of lakes, softball fields, railroad, batting cages, skate park and amusement area) and The Gilbert Riparian center and library.
Gilbert, and Val Vista Lakes, is well positioned to take advantage of the many cultural and recreational opportunities in the area. Recently new development has occurred just east of Val Vista Lakes, including the construction of Grand Canyon University, the opening of ASU east, the announcement of Apple’s new manufacturing facilities and the construction of the new freeway providing quick access to the new developments.
Val Vista Lakes location is in the middle of exciting developments. It has easy access to the entire valley. Of course with everything so close and such a beautiful community, why would you ever want to leave the community?
I would be honored to show you the available homes in the area that would meet your needs. Please call 480-226-1925 to schedule viewings in the area. You can also email me at DianaBenson@cox.net.