Storyrock is located near 128th Street and Ranch Gate Road in North Scottsdale, a short drive east from Pima Road and Happy Valley Road. The community’s main entrance gates will be located along 128th Street and Ranch Gate Road and Alameda Road.
Locals may be familiar with commonly recognized area landmarks such as Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale or Tom’s Thumb Trailhead (just a short walk from Storyrock).
At completion, Storyrock will span approximately 462 acres. It runs adjacent to 30,000 acres of the McDowell Sonoran Preserve and is designed to blend into the environment with over 50% of Storyrock’s acreage dedicated to open space and natural wildlife corridors.
Current phased plans allow for up to 443 homes on approximately 300 acres; lot sizes will vary from approximately 1/3 of an acre to over 1 acre in size. Some of the nation’s top luxury homebuilders will bring their larger, spacious single-family home designs that take full advantage of the 360-degree views and outdoor engagement with nature.
The main entrance gate to Phase 1 of Storyrock will be located on Ranch Gate Road just east of 128th Street. There will also be entrance gates off of Alameda Road and for future phases.
With 30,000 acres of natural preserve running alongside the community, Storyrock residents will enjoy access to the established trails of the McDowell Sonoran Preserve, spacious wildlife corridors and carefully maintained common areas.
Storyrock’s well-designed community perfectly embraces nature as its key amenities. Community HOA fees are anticipated to be in the $150 - $200 per month range and will cover maintenance of the entry and common areas.
Storyrock will be serviced by the City of Scottsdale, Cave Creek and County police, fire and EMS departments with stations near by for quick response time and transport to several of the area hospitals and medical facilities. Public utilities are provided by the following entities:• Water: The City of Scottsdale • Electric: APS • Gas: Southwest Gas • Cable and Phone: Cox Communications or Qwest
The McDowell Sonoran Preserve offers over 150+ miles of trails, with 7 trailheads. Tom’s Thumb Trailhead, one of the most popular, is the closest — only a short walk from Storyrock. Storyrock homeowners will enjoy access to the established trails at the Preserve.
Modern homes, designed to meet today’s desire for open floor plans and elegant casual living will be offered at Storyrock, with pricing anticipated to start in the low $900s.
Storyrock’s Management Team is currently planning the development in conjunction with its Builder partners. Development is anticipated to begin in 2019 with models expected by 2020. To stay up-to-date, please sign up for Storyrock’s Early Interest List, found on this website.
You are balanced, vivacious and serve as an endless source of inspiration and knowledge. As a regular “go-to,” your friends seek your advice on xeroscaping, keeping ground squirrels at bay and finding the best new martini bar. Part tour guide, horticulturist, stargazer and early adopter, you embrace a passion for all things natural and historic, an appreciation for new knowledge and are happy to share your experiences with others.
Imagine living in the best of both worlds – surrounded by 30,000 acres of untouched natural preserve yet a quick drive down the hill to thriving Scottsdale. The Storyrock lifestyle calls to your love of modern and ancient in your quest for life-long learning.
As a desert athlete, open skies and open trails are where you can be found, often way before the weekend crowds sip their first cappuccino of the day. Whether work, sport or play, it’s not worth the effort unless your stamina and grit are put to the test; each day is a challenge of your personal best in a race for excellence. With over 30,000 acres of natural preserve all around you, come see how life at Storyrock can serve as your backyard training grounds – and help you set new heights.
You live a life of purposeful reflection – which means your surroundings are key to supporting your mood, insights and inspiration. Serenity and privacy recharge your batteries each day and you seek the space, place and pace that allows you to do your best creative work, in harmony with your values and personal growth. With 360-degree views of the McDowell Mountains and natural preserved land surrounding you each day, come see how Storyrock can be the living sanctuary you seek for the lifestyle balance you love.