Sunridge at MacDonald Ranch Real Estate
Sunridge at MacDonald Ranch is a beautiful, intimate neighborhood located in the MacDonald Ranch master-planned community at the southern edge of the Las Vegas Valley, nestled in the foothills of the McCullough Mountain Range and backing onto the Sloan Canyon National Conservation Area. Due to the elevation and placement, many homes in Sunridge at MacDonald Ranch have breathtaking views of Las Vegas and the surrounding mountains. MacDonald Ranch is actually located in the City Of Henderson, one of the Top rated growing cities in the United Sates, ranked in the top 5 of Safe communities, and has an Award Winning Parks & Recreation Department. Henderson is often ranked nationally as a Top city for re-location and retirement.
An ideal neighborhood for families and active seniors alike, Sunridge at MacDonald Ranch is one of the most desirable communities in Henderson, NV. Homeowners are actively engaged in ensuring high standards of living are maintained, making it a place that feels like home. Its amenities and vibe have earned the quiet community a reputation as one of the nicest places to live in the entire valley.
Established in 1997 with further development continuing through to 2000, homes in Sunridge at MacDonald Ranch are mostly large and competitively priced, starting in the high $200,000s and going up to over a million dollars, with a median sale price of $500,000. The community has over 240 single-family and custom-built homes, ranging from 1,200 to nearly 4,000 square feet. They come with 2 to 6 bedrooms and up to 6 bathrooms, as well as standard 2- to 3-car garages.
Sunridge homes typically feature inviting outdoor living areas, such as spacious backyards with lush landscaping, multiple seating areas, large covered patios, private swimming pools with spas, and custom water features, not to mention the gorgeous views.
Sunridge at MacDonald Ranch contains an impressive collection of desirable neighborhoods, each displaying its own inviting monument sign. You can choose to live in any of these areas, each one declared “the best” by its own residents.
- Sunridge Summit Ranch
- The Summit at Sunridge
- The Ridge
- Mystic Ridge
- Hidden Canyon
- Adobe Hills
- Laurel Hills
- Terrazzo MacDonald Ranch
- Concordia’s Classic Collection
Sunridge HOA Committees
Sunridge at MacDonald Ranch’s prized Homeowners Association (HOA) is credited with keeping the community beautiful and safe. Individual committees govern specific areas within the larger HOA organization as they continue to support residents.
The community’s Board is a dedicated group of individuals striving to achieve excellence in living and neighborhood standards. Their main effort goes into helping the community win awards, which has led to Sunridge being highly sought after for its enrichment and living standards.
Sunridge Shopping and Dining
Sunridge Heights Parkway runs through the middle of Sunridge Heights, and the community is bordered by S. Eastern Ave. on the west, Carnegie St. on the north, the popular Anthem master-planned community to the south, and the rest of MacDonald Ranch to the east. This is the perfect location to access neighboring amenities, or get away from it all in the adjacent Sloan Canyon.
Sunridge is close to restaurants, shopping, lush parks and quality schools. Located just south of the I-215 freeway, residents can quickly and easily access the entire Las Vegas area. It’s just a 20-minute drive to the world-famous Las Vegas Strip, and less than 10 miles to the McCarran International Airport.
Nearby shopping plazas include Sunridge Village Plaza, Diamond Summit Plaza, and Silverado Ranch Plaza, and you’ll also find plenty of restaurants, grocery stores and medical facilities in the area, especially along Horizon Ridge Parkway the Eastern Avenue core.
The District at Green Valley Ranch outdoor shopping center and Galleria at Sunset indoor mall are also close by, as well as the larger Town Square Las Vegas and Las Vegas South Premium Outlets. And of course, a special night out can be had with world-class dining, shopping and entertainment by taking a short drive to the Las Vegas Strip.
Residents of Sunridge at MacDonald Ranch have full access to enjoy the large Sunridge Park, an oasis in the desert featuring tennis courts, volleyball courts, baseball fields, multi-purpose fields, basketball courts, open grassy areas, picnic shelters with picnic tables, barbeques, playground and walking trails.
Additional neighborhood parks in the vicinity include Horizon Crest, Harmony Park and the 53-acre Anthem Hills Park with Skatepark. The kids go here for the skateparks and roller hockey, but other amenities include ball fields, multi-purpose fields, basketball courts, open grassy areas, picnic shelters, barbeques, playground and walking trails.
Besides these wonderful park options, Sunset Park, one of the largest parks in the state of Nevada, is just up the street. This enormous 185-acre park boasts volleyball courts, tennis courts, basketball courts, soccer fields, Frisbee golf and an entire network of walking and biking trails. In the heart of the park is the 14-acre Sunset Park Pond where you can feed the ducks, watch the fountains, dip your feet in the water and even go fishing.
For a bigger outdoor experience, you’re just steps from Anthem East Trailhead, which leads to the impressive hiking and biking trails in the beautiful Sloan Canyon National Conservation Area. Lake Las Vegas and Lake Mead are less than 30 minutes to the east, so you can spend a day boating, fishing, camping or playing water sports. While you’re there, you can take a visit to the Hoover Dam or the historic Boulder City. An equal distance to the west you’ll find the breathtaking Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area with revered hiking and mountain biking trails.
If golf is more your speed, there’s no shortage of championship golf courses in the neighborhood. Choose from MacDonald Ranch’s own Desert Willow Golf Course, Rio Secco Golf Club in Seven Hills, or the Dragonridge Golf and Country Club in MacDonald Highlands. All of these offer challenging courses with multiple types of terrains and incredible views of the Las Vegas Valley as you play.
Sunridge at MacDonald Ranch is part of the Clark County School District, and is zoned for CCSD’s top rated STEM-focused Frank Lamping Elementary School, Glen Taylor Elementary School, Del Webb Middle School and Coronado High School. Charter schools include the neighborhood’s own Coral Academy of Science Sandy Ridge Campus and the nearby Pinecrest Academy Sloan Canyon.
Private school options are also available, including Henderson International School, Black Mountain Christian School, The Goddard School of Henderson, and Foothills Montessori School. St. Anthony of Padua Roman Catholic School, the first new school for the Roman Catholic Diocese of Las Vegas in almost 20 years, also recently opened. Located on the St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church’s 22-acre campus on Sunridge Heights Blvd., it caters to students from Pre-K to 8th grade.
Whether you’re raising a young family, climbing the corporate latter in a busy career, or enjoying retirement as an active senior with an empty nest, Sunridge at MacDonald Ranch should be top of your list in your next home search. Please do not hesitate to contact your Community Expert Dulcie Crawford at the Dulcie Crawford Group for any questions or assistance you may need with MacDonald Ranch Real Estate.