Walt Danley Christie’s International Real Estate Announces Significant Sales in Second Quarter of 2022, Including Paradise Valley, Arizona’s Record-Breaking $21M Sale


1659546165PARADISE VALLEY, AZ USA – Walt Danley Christie’s International Real Estate is pleased to announce the luxury residential transactions in Q2 of 2022 for homes priced over $2 million that were sold by its top-producing team of real estate agents, including Paradise Valley’s record-breaking $21 million sale for which real estate agents Walt Danley and Catherine Jacobson represented the buyer and seller.

“In this complex real estate market, our team of experienced luxury specialists navigate the home buying and selling process for our clients to give them the insights critical to making sound decisions,” Walt Danley, CEO of Walt Danley Christie’s International Real Estate. “Our team has deep market knowledge and negotiation expertise that is required in our ever-changing market landscape, and contributed to the record-breaking $21 million home sale in which we represented both the buyer and seller.”

The significant sales of properties priced over $2 million in the months of April through June of 2022 for Walt Danley Christie’s International Real Estate are as follows:

Real estate agents Walt Danley and Catherine Jacobson represented the buyer and seller of Paradise Valley, Arizona’s record-breaking sale of a 15,736 sq ft Mediterranean estate that sold for $21 million in April.

This 7-bedroom, 14-bathroom, home is situated on one of the most commanding sites in the community of Cameldale. This grand estate gracefully stretches over four acres of desert flora, with truly stunning views at the base of iconic Camelback Mountain. Created by the vision of its' original owner and the professional talent of renowned architect, designers, and builders, Candelaria Design, LLC, Desert Star Construction, Vallone Design, Inc, and Berghoff Design Group, every detail is accounted for. This home boasts an ambience that is grand, yet warm and comfortable for an unparalleled lifestyle. Through the gated entry, you are transported by the warmth of a French countryside style, set against handsome stone dwellings with complements of wood and iron adorning the main house. Additional garages, a two bedroom, two bath, complete guest house, and a one bedroom, one bath casita, defines the entertainer’s dream home.


Real estate agents Steve Kanefsky and Bonnie Hall represented the seller of a three bedroom, three bathroom, 3,334 sq ft historic Biltmore condominium that sold for $2.01 million in Phoenix. This award-winning high-rise eleventh floor residence showcases some of the finest views of the Valley. Its two balconies and expansive picture windows offer presidential views of the city and mountains. The interior is timeless yet elevated, featuring hardwood floors, high-end appliances, and tasteful finishes. The building includes a 24-hour doormen, valet parking, restricted elevator access, rooftop swimming pool and spa, and a 24-hour fitness center.


Real estate agents Anthony Turco and John Turco represented the seller of a six bedroom, seven bathroom, 5,720 sq ft estate that sold for $2.625 million in Scottsdale. Located in the desirable McDowell Acres neighborhood on a private cul-de-sac, this custom-built contemporary home was designed with a vast and expansive floor plan. A large master suite with a sitting area that has a two-way fireplace, invites intimacy and tranquility. The living room, kitchen, and family room all overlook the spectacular backyard which features a large pool and spa with water feature, fireplace, outdoor barbeque, two newly turfed grass areas, and ample space for entertaining. A roof top viewing deck offers coveted panoramic views of the Valley, Camelback Mountain, and the McDowell Mountains.


Real estate agent Byron Bolton represented the seller of a four bedroom, three and a half bathroom, 3,143 sq ft estate that sold for $2.2 million in the popular Northern Arizona city of Flagstaff. This gorgeous townhouse sits nestled in the high country at 7,000 ft elevation, inside the beautiful and desirable Pine Canyon private-gated golf community. With surrounding views on a private deck of the magnificent Coconino National Forest. This perfect, cabin-like retreat features unobstructed nature views. A large and extended downstair patio for al fresco dining in the warmer seasons and charming fireplace inside for chilly winter nights. This townhome epitomizes the Phoenician’s northern getaway.


Real estate agent Tommy Atkinson represented the seller of a four bedroom, five bathroom, 4.058 square-foot estate that sold for $2.725 million in Scottsdale. This beautiful Santa Barbara-style home sits on a 16,417 sq ft cul-de-sac lot on Calle Del Sud, one of the most desirable streets in Arcadia. The open floorplan has soaring 10 ft ceilings, with wood beams and a lovely fireplace. The front of the home delights the neighborhood with an inviting courtyard and breathtaking Camelback Mountain views. The backyard features a pool, sport court, and a resort style entertaining area with a fire pit.


Real estate agent Christy Dean represented the buyer of a 2-bedroom, 2.5-bathroom, 1,579 sq ft Optima luxury condominium that sold for $2.1 million in Scottsdale, Arizona. This ultra-modern condo sits at the center of the North Scottsdale Kierland Commons dining and shopping center, and has a private patio complete with awe-inspiring mountain views. The infamous Optima design is complete with floor-to-ceiling windows, to create a front row seat to each unparalleled Arizona sunset.


Real estate agent Tommy Atkinson represented the buyer of a 4-bedroom, 4.5-bathroom, 3,730 sq ft home that sold for $3.025 million in Phoenix. Built in 1956 this historic, adobe-style home stretches almost two acres at the base of iconic Camelback Mountain. Each ensuite bedroom has original handmade tiles with views of Camelback Mountain and the private, spacious backyard. The large slider doors open to create seamless indoor to outdoor living that leads to a patio, pool, and beautiful natural desert oasis.



About Walt Danley Christie’s International Real Estate 

Walt Danley Christie’s International Real Estate is one of the nation’s most prestigious and successful luxury real estate firms, specializing in Arizona’s most affluent neighborhoods. Named one of the “35 Most Influential People in Luxury Real Estate,” founder and CEO Walt Danley started his real estate career in Paradise Valley over 40 years ago and has consistently placed among the top one percent of real estate agents in the United States. He has assembled a growing team of top luxury real estate specialists and opened his namesake brokerage in 2011. The firm consistently lands a place on REAL Trend’s The Thousand list in the categories of top-producing agent and teams, including the number one ranking in Arizona. The firm has earned a reputation as the premier luxury residential real estate brokerage in Arizona by combining profound market knowledge, expertise, and the largest inventory of million-dollar estates within Arizona. The firm has offices in Paradise Valley and North Scottsdale, Arizona. For more information, call 480.991.2050 or visit waltdanley.com