Southern Highlands

Southern Highlands

Southern Highlands

Southern Highlands offers an ideal setting for families of all ages, with acres of parks, open spaces and recreational facilities, including ball fields and tennis courts – providing numerous options for active lifestyles. And for those who want to walk, hike or bike within the beautiful natural surroundings, a trail system intertwines throughout the community.

You’ll find all the conveniences of shopping, dining, a fire station, and more right in the community, and Southern Highlands boasts both public and private schools – either open or under construction. Not to mention a host of entertaining community events throughout the year. Plus, the exclusive Southern Highlands Golf Club and Spa Southern Highlands offer tradition and luxury, at a private club that is consistently ranked among the best in the country.

Where exactly is Southern Highlands located?
Southern Highlands is just to the south of the Las Vegas I-215 expressway and just barely to the west of the Las Vegas I-15 freeway.

What is the average price of the homes in Southern Highlands?

Homes for sale in Southern Highlands range from the low $100,000's to well over $10 million for some of the massive custom estates in the guard gated Country Club.

What is the average age of the homes in Southern Highlands?

Southern Highlands started development in 1998 and is still under construction.

What is the average size of the homes in Southern Highlands?

Ranging from about 1,000 sq ft to excesses of 10,000 sq ft, homes in Southern Highlands tend to average about 2,000 sq ft.

How long do homes stay on the market in Southern Highlands?

Southern Highlands is a well sought after community so most homes tend to sell very fast.

Why do residents choose to live in Southern Highlands?

Southern Highlands lifestyle is so noteworthy that it was recently recognized as Travel and Leisure magazines annual best places to live as one of "America's Top 100 Golf Communities."

What are some of the positives of living in Southern Highlands?

The amenities in Southern Highlands include various parks, basketball courts, sand volleyball, tennis courts, Dog Park, walking/jogging trails, shopping, office space, Frias Elementary, and a private school. Southern Highlands offers estate homes, and custom builder homes with attention to strict CC&Rs and design guidelines ensure that all homes built within Southern Highlands measure up to the community's high standards.

What are some of the negatives of living in Southern Highlands?

Southern Highlands can be considered a bit isolated. Although the community has all the amenities you could ask for, it can take an extended period of time to get to neighboring communities.

What are the public schools like in Southern Highlands?

In August 2003 Southern Highlands opened both a public and private on-site elementary school. Southern Highlands Preparatory School’s goal is to prepare students to be academically successful, capable of transferring their knowledge and skills to new challenges, and confident in their ability to succeed

How close are the schools to Southern Highlands?

The public schools for Southern Highlands are Frias Elementary, Tarkanian Jr. High and Desert Oasis High School. The schools have been given a 4 out of 5 rating for their academics and sports programs. They are all located within a few miles of Southern Highlands, and transportation is provided.

Are there any private schools near Southern Highlands?

In August 2003 Southern Highlands opened both a public and private on-site elementary school. Southern Highlands Preparatory School’s (K-8) goal is to prepare students to be academically successful, capable of transferring their knowledge and skills to new challenges, and confident in their ability to succeed.

Are there any pre-schools near Southern Highlands?

With 10 pre-schools located in or around Southern Highlands, there is no geographic region in the greater Las Vegas area with greater access to pre-schools than Southern Highlands Country Club.

What kind of amenities does Southern Highlands have?

Southern Highlands Golf Club (membership required) which has a 220-acre private golf course, designed by Robert Trent Jones, Sr., and Robert Trent Jones, Jr. Recognized by Golf Digest as the "Best New Private Golf Club in the Western United States," the Golf Course will give you a golfing experience like no other. As you step onto the green, you'll be in awe of the natural majesty and technical challenges presented by this nationally ranked golf course. Amenities include a 42,000-square-foot, Tuscan-inspired clubhouse, sparkling pool, spa and state-of-the-art fitness equipment.

What are the most sought after streets in Southern Highlands?

Since southern highlands has its own golf course typically the most popular homes are one with golf course frontage and / or “Strip Views”.

Where do people go out to eat in Southern Highlands?

Since Southern Highlands is located directly of the I-15 dining choices are endless. You have quick and easy access to both fast food restaurants and fine dining establishments.

Where do people shop for groceries in Southern Highlands?

Southern Highlands Marketplace is a 190,000 square foot marketplace with various retail stores, Walgreen’s and Smith’s grocery store.

Where do people workout in Southern Highlands?

Southern Highlands Country Club has a 42,000 square foot clubhouse with a state-of-the-art fitness facility. Residents also have access to Fitness 19, Gold’s Gym and Las Vegas Athletic Club.

What kind of organized sports are offered in Southern Highlands?

Southern Highlands community boasts numerous parks on site. This allows for many organized sports for children such as Soccer, Baseball, & Basketball leagues, as well as cycling, running, walking, and hiking clubs. A majority of the parks include dog parks as well.

What is the traffic like when commuting to downtown or “The Strip” from Southern Highlands?

Southern Highlands Country Club is located directly off the I-15 which makes community to “The Strip” a breeze.

How long does it take to commute downtown or “The Strip” from Southern Highlands?

With Southern Highlands Country Club being located right off the I-15, residents can easily make the commute within 10 minutes.

Are there any “local casinos” near Southern Highlands?

The residents of Southern Highlands have long enjoyed the South Point casino just minutes away. The newest addition to the “locals” casino is the stunning M Resort just minutes away from the Southern Highlands Country Club.

How long does it take to drive to the airport from Southern Highlands?

Being located right off of the I-15 and the 215, residents can reach the airport within 15 minutes.

What makes you an expert in Southern Highlands?

Having listed and sold numerous homes in Southern Highlands for years I remain quite informed and educated regarding the community and subsequent homes.

Contact Information

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Shirley Brass Real Estate Professional/Sales
Keller Williams Southern Nevada
Henderson/Las Vegas NV
702-592-8207
Fax: 702-777-9811