• Buy your own little or luxurious oasis in the desert.

    Want peace and quiet with sunshine year-round? How about a home in the desert. This five-bedroom home on 3.5 acres is on sale in Tucson, Ariz., for $5,595,000. "The Ventana Canyon Home is the recipient of several awards, including the National Design Award Winner, Cooper-Hewitt-Smithsonian Institute, American Academy of Arts and Letters, and Academy Award in Architecture.
  • Buy your own little or luxurious oasis in the desert.

    This 7-bedroom home is on sale in Scottsdale, Ariz., for $8.3 million. It spans 10,000 sq. ft. and sits on a more than 18-acre lot. With a game room, music room and wine room, it has views of the McDowell Mountains, city lights, and the Sonoran desert, plus a 2-bed guest house. It has a three-hole golf course, baseball diamond and a "resort-style yard to rival any 5-star resort," the listing says.
  • Buy your own little or luxurious oasis in the desert.

    This 3-bed home is listed in Placitas, N.M., for $465,000. On 1.24 acres, it is a "Moorish styled home with tremendous attention to detail," the listing states. "Mature landscaping includes a water feature, paved walkways, and accent lighting. Solid cedar, double-arched main entrance, built-ins, decorative tile, up-lit domed ceiling in main living area."
  • Buy your own little or luxurious oasis in the desert.

    This 3-bed home is for sale in Albuquerque, N.M., for $715,000. "High desert award-winning pueblo revival with Anasazi accents backs to open space, offering panoramic mountain, valley, sunset views," the listing states. "A tasteful blend of traditional southwestern elegance and modern day amenities..."
  • Buy your own little or luxurious oasis in the desert.

    This 7-bed home is for sale in Rancho Mirage, Calif., for $5,750,000. "If spectacular views and privacy are important to you, look no further," this listing states. "Here you will find world-class living at this private, hilltop desert estate with ideal year round weather and over 100 nearby golf courses."
  • Buy your own little or luxurious oasis in the desert.

    This 4-bed, 5-bathroom home is for sale in La Quinta, Calif., for $1.8 million. "Breathtaking mountain and lake views abound in this magnificent Summit estate home overlooking the #10, 11 and 12th holes of the private Weiskopf golf course in PGA West which embodies the best of Desert Resort living," the listing states. With a pool and spa, the home has a cascading rock wall waterfall.
  • Buy your own little or luxurious oasis in the desert.

    This 4-bed, 4-bath home on 8.69 acres is for sale in Hatch, Utah, for $995,000. "Located in the Dixie National Forest, this property is smack dab in the middle of an outdoor adventure playground, surrounded by Utah's most renowned National Parks," the listing states.
Join the Discussion
You are using an outdated version of Internet Explorer. Please click here to upgrade your browser in order to comment.
blog comments powered by Disqus
See It, Share It
PHOTO: The fake baby a man was carrying as he and another woman tried to sneak into the mother and baby unit at Mercy Medical Center in Merced, Calif., hospital officials said.
Dignity Health Security/Mercy Medical Center Merced
Leopard Cub Chills in a Basket
Odd Anderson/AFP/Getty Images
PHOTO: U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the George Bush Intercontinental Airport in Houston stopped a would be smuggler from bringing nearly 7 ounces of cocaine into the country in tamales, Aug. 22, 2014.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection