Palm Desert

Appealing to the "boomers," Palm Desert is the valleys educational hub, cultural epicenter, retail force for shopping and dining. It's close to social activities where people like to meet. Plenty of sunshine, golf and restaurants draw boomers who want the things they couldn't do while they were running their companies.

Shopping venues include upscale boutiques on El Paseo - the Rodeo Drive of the Desert, to super stores.

Palm Desert also boasts higher education - College of the Desert and California State University, Riverside.

Palm Desert has the ability to be viewed as a resort area while being a desirable place to live and raise a family. Many gated golf club communities, gated communities, subdivisions without golf courses, and open neighborhoods. Mid-century architecture to contemporary, and traditional enhance the landscape, all price ranges are available.

Many people long to express themselves by the way they live, Big Horn Golf Club boasts the prestigious, and affluent, "Best Golf Real Estate" award with 360 degree views high above the valley floor. The magnificent homes and landscape located at the base of the Santa Rosa Mountains harmonize with the awesome beauty of the land surround an exceptional private golf course.

MISSION STATEMENT

The City of Palm Desert provides exemplary and sustainable services, amenities and programs for the benefit of the Community.

CITY PROFILE

Website

www.cityofpalmdesert.com

Incorporated

1973

Population

48,445

Geographic

26 square miles

Median Age

53

Median Home Price

$325,900

Median Household Income

$67,328

Average Annual Temp

74 degrees

Sunshine

350 days

Mountain Views

360 degrees

Schools

James Earl Carter Elementary
Lincoln (Abraham) Elementary
Washington (George) Charter Elementary
Palm Desert Middle School
Desert Adventist Academy
Jewish Community School of the Desert
Montessori School of the Desert
Montessori School of the Valley
Sacred Heart Catholic School
St. Margaret's Episcopal School
College of the Desert
University of California, Riverside
www.Education.com

LUXURY RESORTS

Desert Springs Marriott Resort & Spa - www.marriott.com
Marriott Vacation Villas - www.marriottvacationclub.com

Golf

Desert Willow Golf Resort
Stone Eagle Golf Club
Top 100 Golf Holes in the Valley!


POINTS OF INTEREST

Living Desert Wildlife and Botanical Park
McCallum Theater
Civic Center Park
Indian Canyons
Palm Desert Visitor Center
El Paseo

Knott's Soak City Water Park
Westfield Palm Desert Mall
Art Galleries

SUN CITY PALM DESERT

Active Adult Living at its finest

Sun City Palm Desert is a popular active adult gated community since 1992.  Located North of Interstate 10, over 1,600 acres, 5000 Spanish-Colonial style homes, two 18-hole championship golf courses, the Santa Rosa Course and San Gorgonio Course, 18-hole putting course, and soft ball field.  Three spectacular clubhouses which provide resort-class facilities, two state-of-art fitness centers with cardiovascular exercise, free-weight facilities, locker rooms and spas.  Indoor Olympic-size swimming pool, outdoor pools, indoor track, library, and post office.  Sun City offers more than 60 activities, classes, events and clubs appealing to every taste and interest.

You can be as active as you want to be living here.

Home Prices                       $126,000 to $900,000

 

top 100 Golf Holes in the Valley!
Sun City Palm Desert Website
PALM DESERT VISITERS CENTER www.palm-desert.org

 

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Palm Desert, CA
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$419,000
Palm Desert, CA
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$265,000
Palm Desert, CA
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$249,000
Palm Desert, CA
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Desert Area MLS listings last updated Nov 18, 2018 5:37:pm.

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