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The third season of "The Property Man with Bob Massi" featured three of our most unique listings-A home built in a pile of boulders and two historic Gold Mines!  Scroll down below the photos to see the shows. Kudos to the wizards at Fox for such a great job. They spent 9 hours just doing The Boulder House shoot alone and ventured deep into the mountains for the mine shows! 

 
See the shows:  Gold Mines  Gold Hill & the Octave  and the house built in a pile of rocks!      The Boulder House
Recently featured,   Below:  KPNX journalist Brandon Hamilton  just aired a wonderful tour of the property below, 54 acre private mountain. I know you'll enjoy the feature:  NBC Phoenix Feature!  Must See!
Special summer incentive pricing on this home, now $ 4.95 million for Phoenix's GRANDEST ESTATE!






    


 









































 
Motivated seller!  For those who could live anywhere.....THIS is WHERE!  $ 4.995 million. Get Silverleaf QUALITY but with LOTS of LAND! THE PHOENIX AREA'S MOST DISTINCTIVE ESTATE, ON YOUR OWN MOUNTAIN!!   This gated enclave,  was built by Tom Argue Custom Homes, the preferred builder in Silverleaf and Estancia. It  features the most land you can get with a home in the entire Phoenix area! Celebrities, business icons-here's your total seclusion and quiet you are looking for, just a short drive away from commercial airport runways.  42820 N. Fleming Springs Road, Cave Creek, Arizona   Call us to arrange your special visit. 
  Get property details here:     Private Mountain Estate   Own a personal Sanctuary!  MLS # 5681654    
    For Chinese Buyers:  中文       Be sure to watch the video tour: NBC Phoenix Feature!  Must See!



Just Sold! $1,114,723 Thanks for your interest!  Sold to Freeport McMoran mining company.  An incredible land offer-Hidden ranch near Bagdad, AZ. 620 acres, huge water rights, includes a concrete shell partial subterranean home, for $ 1.55 million.  The drive to The Homestead at Wildhorse Basin is about the same as from Phoenix to Flagstafff.  See views that rival a national park,  huge cleared level areas, and the elevation of 4300 is perfect for a winery, according to the Az. Wine Growers.  Surface water rights exceed 32 million gallons a year.  Find out more: The Homestead



About Us-Preston and Nancy Westmoreland   Agents of Distinction with Russ Lyon Sotheby's Int'l


We find hideaways!  We're Preston and Nancy Westmoreland from Russ Lyon Sotheby's International Realty in Carefree, and we've been fortunate to call this amazing area home for 30 years!   We'd love to help you find your special hideaway or use our expertise to help market your home for sale. Call us at 602-377-0060.  Quick bio: Preston was a sergeant in the Marines, and  a Marconi award-winning talkshow host before joining Russ Lyon Sotheby's. His wife of 42 years, Nancy, was a long-time escrow officer and branch manager with First American Title prior to joining Preston at Russ Lyon.  Get 2 Realtors working for you, for the price of one!
The distinctive desert of North Scottsdale, Cave Creek and Carefree is the "Upper Sonoran" desert, described by National Geographic as "the most beautiful desert in the world," one of the most desirable living locations anywhere.  It's where the world-famous Boulders Resort is located, along with  some of the most unique residences in the world!   See below!


This area has an abundance of landmark homes used in movies!  The house below left called BoulderReign,  the former home of Rusty Lyon, was featured  in the movie Zabriskie Point, where a model of the home was blown-up for the climactic end of the movie (middle) and also used for Bob Hope's "Cancel my Reservations"  (Below right) In a remote area of Cave Creek, a residence there was used in the movie "The Getaway" with Alec Baldwin and Kim Basinger.  They planned the crime around the pool.  Click on the  two photos on the left, below, to find out more about BoulderReign.




Fox10's "Cool House" with former host Kristen Anderson, featured one of the Phoenix area's most amazing homes, perched on a private mountain of 54 acres in Cave Creek.   This home, over the years, has actually been featured on "Cool House" twice!  See the home:  Private Mountain Estate



We have two of the state's most historic gold mines and properties for sale, both to be featured by Fox News on upcoming broadcasts of "The Property Man with Bob Massi"  see below

 One of Arizona's great mining properties, the Octave, with 25 miles of tunnels and 266 patented acres in the Rich Hill mining district, and includes a home! Featured on Fox New's "The Property Man with Bob Massi"  Gold Hill & the Octave  Also seen on SyFy's "Ghost Mines" show!  Showcased in London's Daily Mail as well, numerous TV stories on Fox10, CBS5! Reduced to $ 3,999,900.    Learn more about this amazing 266 acre patented property with over 200,000 ounces in documented gold production: More on the OCTAVE Property 

  Ghost Mines Octave mill Danny the guard

Largest land offering in Scottsdale,  $ 2.9 million.  Discounted for Immediate sale! Gold Hill has a myriad of possible uses.  Historic Gold Hill, 117 acres of patented claims rising to over 4,300 feet with scattered pines has been featured on TV and newspapers.   Use the tunnels for a bunker/fortress, several level sites for wilderness homes are nearby, and it includes the Gold Hill Spring!    Historical assays indicate a possibility of over 91,000 oz. of gold, and in addition, We have 16 other possible uses of the property!   16 Uses for this Land!  For Chinese Buyers:  中文 
What potential would it have for you The property is just 3 miles off paved Cave Creek Road.  Complete links, TV and newspaper stories, assay reports and other info here:   Gold Hill  The London publication "Daily Mail" has recently done a story on Gold Hill and the British connection!  Daily Mail See more on CNN:
 CNN Money's Feature on Gold Hill  See both properties featured by Fox Business Channel: Gold Hill & the Octave


                                                                       
(Above)  The astonishing Boulder House we sold and recently featured by Fox News. The famous residence sold in 2005 for $ 4.8 million, and  we remarketed it in 2016.  Click on the newspaper story to read coverage from the Arizona Republic of the Boulder House!   Or, see a rare tour of the inside by clicking on the aerial tour below. Boulder House Aerial TourWe currently have listed one of the largest estates in Phoenix for $ 4.995 million. Years ago, this property was listed for $16.3 milion.  See a tv tour done at the time with former host of Fox10's "Cool House," Diane Ryan.    Fox 10 Cool House 

 
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  On occasion,  TV stations  have asked us  for comments on various real estate issues.  On Fox10, Preston Westmoreland toured this extraordinary buy in Estancia, that sold in several days for $100,000 above the asking price!  CBS 5 StoryPreston also took the Fox cameras also through the highest view property in Phoenix   and then led CNN and other TV stations deep inside the $12.9 million dollar  Gold Hill gold mine  in Scottsdale. Below, Preston was interviewed about an incident with his plane where he and his wife experienced an attempted hijacking!!.   



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Short Sale airport properties, or hangars!  As long-time pilots in the Phoenix area, we can help your search for the perfect airport property.  Avoid Scottsdale Airport 20-year waits and Deer Valley Airport super congestion as one of the busiest General Aviation airports in the nation!    See more here: Airport Properties
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kyranch is perfect  for many of the Very Light Jets!  And gets no Federal funding! Very private and exclusive.


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For further information or to tour these properties, call Preston and Nancy Westmoreland, at Russ Lyon Sotheby's International at: 602-377-0060. Let them help you find your true Arizona getaway!
email:  preston.westmoreland@russlyon.com

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 Bonus site! Why is Marie Osmond giving Preston Westmoreland a back rub?  Find out more about his "other" life as one of the top radio talk show hosts in the nation, winner of the "Marconi" award, a member of the Arizona Broadcaster's Hall of Fame,  with 27,000 guests interviewed in a thirty-year radio career!  Radio Pages








 
Get insider real estate information and news stories on the North Scottsdale, Carefree and Cave Creek areas on our blog, The Carefree Times.  This month:    A Special Media Edition!
Fox News was in the area to tape unique properties for the 3rd Season of "The Property Man with Bob Massi" airing Friday night on Fox Business Channel, hear behind-the-scenes stories of their visits to Gold Hill and the Boulder House, See what Cave Creek house was used in a famous movie, See MGM photos of the Boulder Reign house model, before it was blown up for a movie, and learn about celebrities hiding out in the area, plus Channel 12's story on the largest estate in the area, in Cave Creek!  All in this edition!

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