Quick Facts

Price Range
High $200s - High $400s
Home Types
Single-Family
New/Resale
Resale Homes Only
Age Restrictions
55+
Gated
No
Construction Dates
1968 - 1973
Builder
Del Webb

Hillcrest Overview

Hillcrest is an active adult community located in Phoenix, Arizona. Established between 1968 and 1973 by Del Webb, the well-maintained subdivision is part of the master-planned development of Moon Valley. The single-family homes convey curbside appeal with mature lemon, palms, and pine trees and manicured yards with multiple architectural styles and living space options.

Most of the homes throughout the community have been thoughtfully restored, allowing residents can take advantage of modern conveniences in this coveted North Phoenix neighborhood. The community is located with views of the mountains and is close to multiple recreational and opportunities for residents to stay active in the surrounding area. 

Homebuyers looking for a charming neighborhood with homes for sale in Phoenix, Arizona will like what Hillcrest has to offer. 

Hillcrest Amenities 

Residents of Hillcrest will find plenty of activities to stay active both physically and socially. A heated saltwater pool is available for year-round swimming or relaxing. The patio is an ideal place for soaking up the sun. 

The community is also home to its own park and pavilion, perfect for outdoor gatherings with friends and neighbors. The community's greenspaces are multi-purpose and can be used for dog walking dog or exercise. 

Hillcrest Homes & Real Estate 

Established between 1968 and 1973, this popular subdivision of Moon Valley by builder Del Webb features single-family homes with multiple architectural styles including Block Stucco, Ranch, Spanish Revival, Territorial, and Santa Fe. With varying floor plans and living spaces across single and double-level homes, many of the floor plans range between 1,500 to 3,100 square feet, although some homes may be outside this range. The single-family homes have varying bedrooms and bathrooms, and most homes come with an attached two-car garage. Other common features found throughout the neighborhood include covered patios, foyers, eat-in kitchens, and spacious backyards.

Privacy with one entrance specific for the Hillcrest community adds to the serenity of this enclave. Towering mature growth highlights the homes while most have been thoughtfully renovated or remodeled to include energy-efficient standards and modern features.

Hillcrest Lifestyle

Residents of Hillcrest will enjoy a full social calendar for engaging with neighbors and friends. Activities include weekly happy hours at the South Park Pavillion, Rescued Treasure events, La Posada during the holidays, Halloween parties, and various other activities created by the residents. 

Homeowners will have plenty of free time to explore new hobbies or interests thanks to a homeowners’ association. Included in the HOA are common area maintenance and street and sidewalk maintenance.

Surrounding Area 

Hillcrest is ideally located just miles from Interstate 17 and State Routes 51 and 101, putting residents in close proximity to shops, dining, and outdoor activities as well as daily necessities.

For shopping, Safeway and Summer Market are just minutes from home with specialty markets like Euro Market and Al-Manar Food and Market both within a couple of miles. Pharmacy needs can be met at Safeway and Walgreens. Hillcrest is also close to several healthcare providers, including Moon Valley Medical Center or Banner Thunderbird Medical Center, both of which are less than ten miles away.

Restaurants can be found within walking distance for a quick bite to eat or on the run. For fine dining, multiple restaurants are scattered throughout the area. Different Pointe of View is an upscale eatery featuring elegant American fare and panoramic views. Michelina's Italian Restaurant is a local favorite for Italian dishes with traditional roots.

Adjacent to the community, golfers will find Moon Valley Country Club, featuring a par 72 championship course with 18-holes, challenging enough for all levels of players. The club offers practice facilities complete with an additional 18-hole, par 3 course, tennis, aquatics, and fitness facilities. Cave Creek Golf Course is also a local course featuring 18-holes, a winding creek, and wide rolling fairways allow for varying shot selections, and scenic mountain views. The city-maintained course also hosts the largest men’s club in the state.

Many homes have direct access to hiking and outdoor space. Greenspaces and trails such as Lookout Mountain Preserve, Phoenix Mountain Preserve, and North Mountain Park are popular options in the area featuring multiple levels of difficulty and elevations. When residents are looking for retail therapy, major centers like Desert Ridge Marketplace, Outlets at Anthem, and Shops at Norterra offer boutique stores, high-end retailers, a collection of modern eateries, and theaters.

Residents will find that Phoenix has multiple options for outdoor recreational activities as well as cultural attractions. Downtown Phoenix is just under a 25-minute drive and has endless options for urban exploration as well as a popular foodie scene, historic landmarks and museums, and art district. For long-distance travel, the Phoenix International Airport is 16 miles away. 

Hillcrest Amenities

Amenities at Hillcrest include:

  • Salt Water Pool
  • Outdoor Patio
  • Community Pavilion
  • Parks & Natural Space

Hillcrest Clubs, Groups, Activities & Classes

There are plenty of activities available in Hillcrest. Here is a sample of some of the clubs, activities and classes offered here.

  • Happy Hours
  • Holiday Events

Single-Family Homes

Price Range: High $200s - High $400s

The homes of Hillcrest feature both single and double-level living, with many of the floor plans ranging between 1,500 to 3,100 square feet, although some homes may be outside this range. The single-family homes have varying bedrooms and bathrooms, and most homes come with an attached two-car garage.

Model NameSq. Ft.BedsBathsGarage
Standard Model1500 - 3100000

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