Russ Lyon SIR Kicks Off the Kentucky Derby with the Top AZ Equestrian Estates

Courtesy of Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty

Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International RealtyPHOENIX, AZ – As fans of the Kentucky Derby, Arizona’s leader in luxury real estate, Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty, presents the top four equestrian estates in Arizona. Take a tour of the most luxurious horse properties that Arizona has to offer, just in time for the Bulleit Bourbon Derby DayClub; Arizona’s best Kentucky Derby event with live horse racing and betting at Turf Paradise on Saturday, May 1st.

The tour starts at 2020 E Bethany Home Rd. in Phoenix, AZ listed by agents Cionne McCarthy and Frank Aazami of Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty. The World-Class luxury Equestrian estate sits on nearly five acres and boasts a 14-stall barn and five covered turnouts. The 10,663 square foot estate is listed for $6,800,000 and is home to a 300-foot by 150-foot competition ring with a synthetic riding surface for jumpers. With breathtaking views of Piestewa Peak and the Phoenix Mountain Preserve, the equestrian campus is one of the best Phoenix has to offer.

2020 E Bethany Home Rd

Head north for the next stop on the tour. 1804 N Pyle Ranch Rd., Payson, AZ is 77.25 acres of fenced ranch with seven residential homes, a barn/track room with horse stalls, irrigated pastures, a helicopter pad and more. La Cienega Ranch is the ultimate equestrian property in the Ponderosa Pines. The property offers 14,989 square feet of livable space and exclusivity. The expansive and breathtaking property is listed for $5,500,000 by agents Erika Dickey and Frank Aazami of Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty. 

1804 N Pyle Ranch Rd., Payson, AZ

The next stop on the tour of Arizona’s best Equestrian properties is in Mayer, Arizona. 8960 S Cutting Edge Ranch Trail is 54 deeded acres with four homes. The perfect Gentlemen’s or Women’s Ranch. The property features a 15-stall barn with 12-foot breezeway and a tack room. Located at the foot of the Bradshaw Mountains also boasts an eight-stall show barn. The family compound retreat is listed at $2,500,000 by agent Barbara Miller of Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty.

8960 S Cutting Edge Ranch Trail

40411 N 78th St in Cave Creek is the final stop on the exquisite Equestrian tour. The 135-acre ranch is privately gated and provides peace and serenity with 100s of Saguaros in pristine Sonoran Desert. The compound features premium Equestrian facilities including a large block barn, two turnouts, and a second barn with a bunkhouse suite, track room, six stalls, turnouts and pens. The property is listed at $6,950,000 by agents Debbie Omundson and Susan Folts of Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty. 

40411 N 78th St

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Since 1947, Russ Lyon Sotheby's International Realty has gathered realty craftsmen dedicated to the ideals of integrity and professionalism. From the ownership, management, agents, and affiliate services, every person involved in the company utilizes innovative skills, programs and technologies to create the finest real estate services company to be found.

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