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Shalimar Estates is a golf course community In Tempe, Arizona. It features a 9-hole, par 33 executive golf course and a clubhouse offering a perfect place for a banquet or wedding/reception. This community is one the 5 largest subdivisions in Tempe.
Shalimar Estates borders the west side of the Loop 101 providing immediate freeway access to other parts of the Valley. It Is located less than 3 miles from Arizona State University and two regional shopping malls The malls are Tempe Marketplace and Mesa Riverview. A variety of shopping, entertainment, and restaurants are all within 5-10 minutes. The Spring Training facility for the Chicago Cubs is about 4 miles from this subdivision.
Shalimar Estates has 388 properties consisting of single family residences, patio homes and town homes. There are 303 single family homes ranging from 1,212-4800 square feet. Only 6% of the single family homes have a 2nd story. 149 homes have a pool. There are 85 townhomes ranging from 1,173-2,200 square feet.
Building began in the early 1960’s but a few vacant lots were built as late as the 1990’s. The average home was built in 1973. Single family homes have lots that average 8,600 square feet.
This is a popular subdivision, and homes that are priced well do not last long on the market. The neighbors have a high degree of pride in their community. There is a good mixture of both new residents and families who have been here for 30+ years. It is a good place to raise a family.
Shalimar Estates is in the Tempe Elementary School District and the Tempe Union High School District. Within 1 mile of Shalimar Estates there are 6 private preschools, 5 public and/or private elementary schools, 4 public and/or private middle schools, and 2 public and/or private high schools. Ratings for the schools can be found at greatschools.org.