The Gainey Ranch/McCormick Ranch area provides the absolute best combination of quality real estate and ideal location in Scottsdale. This website will help you explore the various communities found here, and will give you an effective tool for searching the available real estate opportunities.

I’m Frank Ellis. As a Realtor I have helped people discover and enjoy the Scottsdale Arizona lifestyle for over ten years, and I have been consistently ranked in the top 5% of real estate sales professionals nationwide. My veteran team and network of experienced affiliates can help guide you through every step of the buying or selling process.

View community profiles here and discover more about this wonderful section of Scottsdale.

Just Where Is That Real Estate Shadow Inventory?

In real estate, the number of homes on the market is commonly referred to as the "inventory".  If there are a lot of homes on the market, the inventory is high.  If there are only a few homes on the [...]

The Top Ten Things You Need To Know About The 3.8% Real Estate Tax

Much has been written, rumored, spoken, and mis-spoken about the 3.8% real estate tax provision included in the recently enacted national health care legislation.  Here are the top ten facts you should know about this provision (courtesy of the National Association of Realtors [...]

Gainey Ranch Sales Chart

For those of you that want to see exactly where our Gainey Ranch real estate values have gone over the last nine years, here's your chart: Gainey Ranch Sales Our roller coaster ride started at the end of [...]

By |November 2nd, 2012|Gainey Ranch|

Gainey Ranch Real Estate Values

Here’s a chart showing the history of the real estate values in Gainey Ranch from the beginning of 2003 to the present.  As you know, this is a period of time when real estate values across the country went on [...]

By |November 1st, 2012|Gainey Ranch|

Gainey Recently Sold

This outstanding Gainey Ranch home recently sold and is undergoing a beautiful make-over.  This is #20 in the Enclave.  I represented the Seller in the transaction.  With over 4700 square feet, 4 bedrooms, 4.5 bathrooms, a swimming pool, a putting [...]

By |October 28th, 2012|Gainey Ranch|

Gainey Ranch Bargain

One of the best bargains in Gainey Ranch is the remodeled condo at the Oasis #218.  This beautiful 2 bedroom, 2 bath plus den unit is aggressively priced at $365,000.  Both bathrooms and the kitchen have been remodeled and it [...]

By |October 21st, 2012|Gainey Ranch|

Golf At Gainey Ranch

If you're looking for golf, Gainey Ranch has it . . . 27 holes of championship golf set on a fully manicured carpet of green.  Each of the three 9-hole courses has its own distinct personality . . . The [...]

By |October 18th, 2012|Gainey Ranch|

Gainey Ranch Sales Ready For The Start Of The Snowbird Season

Year-to-date sales in Gainey Ranch are on a tear.  Through 15 October there have been 66 sales in the overall Gainey Ranch community.  With Scottsdale poised for the beginning of the next snowbird season, this could very well become the [...]

By |October 16th, 2012|Gainey Ranch|