Meet the Dynamic Women of Silverleaf Realty

The March issue of Modern Luxury Scottsdale highlights Deborah Beardsley and Laura Lester in a story honoring Dynamic Women in Scottsdale. As top producers in Silverleaf Realty, they excel in their field with extensive knowledge and passion, driving their ongoing success.

  • Combined sales of $775 million and consistently ranked in the Arizona Business Journal
  • Experts in Silverleaf and part of the Silverleaf Realty team since the inception of the community
  • Unparalleled knowledge of homes and land in the community
  • Construction and building knowledge
  • Premier negotiation and sales skills
  • Exceptional client service

The real estate market is also dynamic and we are currently experiencing significantly low inventory.  It is a seller’s market and a great time to consider selling your property. 

Contact Deborah Beardsley at 480.250.5828 or dbeardsley@silverleaf.com

Contact Laura Lester at 480.734.7273 or llester@silverleaf.com

To see the full 2020 Dynamic Women feature click here.

Stunning Formal Mediterranean Estate

 

 

Stunning Formal Mediterranean Estate Located in Scottsdale, Arizona.

19190 N 102nd Street – 2910 | 5 Bed | 5.5 Bath | 8,741 SF | Offered by Laura Lester and Deborah Beardsley of Silverleaf Realty

Located in the prestigious community of Silverleaf in North Scottsdale, Arizona, this stunning home is the ultimate in single-level living. With lush grounds, sophisticated interiors and a detached guest casita this Formal Mediterranean estate suits all tastes. Be one of the few to live on the Silverleaf Club Circle in Horseshoe Canyon which is near the Silverleaf Club and Spa and the world‐class Tom Weiskopf‐designed 18‐ hole golf course.

As you walk through the front door the attention to detail is apparent in every room. From the formal living area with a stunning chandelier, fireplace and views of the lush backyard. To the cook’s kitchen equipped with marble countertops, stainless steel appliances, plenty of storage and an oversized island with seating. The kitchen leads right into the spacious breakfast room with double doors opening to one of the covered patios.

The luxurious split master suite is adorned with a fireplace, sitting room, private outdoor patio, large walk-in closets, full size laundry room and steam shower. You will also fine an office with built in cabinetry, a den/television room, a wine cellar and three ensuite guest rooms.

The detached casita can be used for guests or as a second master suite. With its own private entrance guests can go upstairs and enjoy their own room equipped with a miniature (?) kitchen, walk-in closet and oversized bathroom. With double doors leading out to a patio that overlooks the sparkling pool and spa.

The backyard retreat features a resort-style pool and spa, multiple covered patios and dining areas, fireplaces and an outdoor kitchen with plenty of room to entertain family and friends. Click here to view the full listing.

 

About Silverleaf

Silverleaf offers a premium level of privacy, elegance, and lifestyle, with ready access to the amenities of city life. Nestled into the surrounding McDowell Mountain Preserve, Silverleaf is one of the most prestigious addresses in the Phoenix Metro area with stunning views of city lights, golf and high desert canyons accompanying homes of all sizes in the 2,000‐acre community.

 

About Silverleaf Realty

Silverleaf Realty specializes in luxury real estate services for DC Ranch, North Scottsdale, and Paradise Valley. Because of our team’s long-term involvement with homes and land for sale in these cities and communities, we can offer our clients – buyers, sellers and builders alike – a matchless level of knowledge, experience, and expertise when it comes to the luxury real estate services they need in Arizona’s marketplace.

About Laura Lester

A successful member of the Silverleaf Realty team since 2003, Laura has considerable knowledge of the luxury inventory in North Scottsdale. Her prior experience as a builder liaison at the Lyle Anderson Companies’ prestigious Desert Mountain, where she developed a vast knowledge of construction design and product viability within the luxury home marketplace has been invaluable to buyers and sellers alike. In 2018, Laura achieved over $50 million in sales, and her dynamic sales record awarded her the #8 position on The Phoenix Business Journal’s top residential real estate agents.

 

About Deborah Beardsley

Deborah is a leader in the luxury real estate market and has maintained the top-producing role in Silverleaf Realty and the Silverleaf community, with sales accounting for over $500 million in closed transactions since 2010. She was named the #1 Residential real estate agent by the Phoenix Business Journal, ranked by total dollar volume in 2015 and 2016. As a member of the DC Ranch Covenant Commission and Governance Committee, Deborah’s knowledge of the DC Ranch/Silverleaf community is unparalleled. Contact Deborah Beardsley at 480.250.5828 for more information on listing your luxury property.

 

Ranch Hacienda Estate in Silverleaf Sells for $4,895,000!

10831 E Windgate Pass Drive – 1517 | 6 Bed | 7 Bath | 6,705 SF | Sold for: $4,895,000

Sold by Deborah Beardsley, Andrew Beardsley and Mike Lehman of Silverleaf Realty this exquisite Ranch Hacienda home is ideally located in the Upper Canyon of the prestigious community of Silverleaf. On nearly three acres of land this home provides plenty of privacy, unique finishes and breathtaking views. Inside you will find a spacious great room floorplan including six ensuite bedrooms with all but one guest bedroom on the main floor. In addition, there is a two-bedroom casita providing plenty of room and privacy for long term or short-term guests. Throughout the home you will notice the use of wood, stone and tile to create intimate, warm and inviting spaces. The kitchen is equipped with top of the line appliances, a large island and an oversized butler’s kitchen. Outside guests enjoy a backyard retreat that offers a pool and spa, built-in BBQ, firepit and stunning mountain views. With the perfect backdrop to enjoy the cool evening weather this home is a true desert gem. The new owners are excited to continue living in Silverleaf, after finding the perfect home.

 

About Deborah Beardsley – Seller’s Agent

Deborah is a leader in the luxury real estate market and has maintained the top-producing role in Silverleaf Realty and the Silverleaf community, with sales accounting for over $500 million in closed transactions since 2010. She was named the #1 residential real estate agent by the Phoenix Business Journal, ranked by total dollar volume in 2015 and 2016. As a member of the DC Ranch Covenant Commission and Governance Committee, Deborah’s knowledge of the DC Ranch/Silverleaf community is unparalleled. Contact Deborah Beardsley at 480.250.5828 for more information on listing your luxury property.

About Andrew Beardsley – Seller’s Agent

Andrew has been a member of the Silverleaf Realty team since 2010 and has been directly involved in over $500 million in closed transactions. Named in the “40 Under 40” by the Scottsdale Area Association of Realtors from 2017-2019 and was recently ranked by the Phoenix Business Journal as one of the top-producing real estate agents for 2018. For more information about Andrew and the rest of the Silverleaf Realty agents click the link in our bio. Contact Andrew Beardsley today at 602.399.3507 to learn more about selling or buying your next home.

About Mike Lehman – Buyer’s Agent

Mike joined Silverleaf Realty in late 2002 as a sales associate and has been involved in well over $300 million in transactions in that span in both developer sales and resale properties. He has been a solid contributor to the team, always among the top Silverleaf Realty producers in this span. Contact Mike Lehman at 480.734.7271 to explore what the area has to offer or to learn what your property may be worth.

About Silverleaf Realty

Silverleaf Realty specializes in luxury real estate services for DC Ranch, North Scottsdale, and Paradise Valley. Because of our team’s long-term involvement with homes and land for sale in these cities and communities, we can offer our clients – buyers, sellers and builders alike – a matchless level of knowledge, experience, and expertise when it comes to the luxury real estate services they need in Arizona’s marketplace.

Silverleaf Golf Course Estate Sells for $5,250,000!

19625 N 103rd Street – 2102 | 6 Bed | 8 Bath | 9,293 SF | Sold by Mike Lehman for: $5,250,000 

 

Sold by Mike Lehman of Silverleaf Realty, this impeccable Silverleaf golf property in Scottsdale Arizona sits on over one acre of rare golf frontage on the 2nd hole of the Silverleaf golf course. This property provides the best in elegance, entertaining and function with an ideal floorplan. Guests driving through the gated entry are welcomed by an interior courtyard complete with a fireplace, soothing water feature and seating area. The interior of the home features four distinct bedroom wings, with the master suite on the first floor along with the guest house. Upstairs you will find three bedrooms and a second junior master offering plenty of room for long or short-term guests. An oversized kitchen is equipped with Viking kitchen appliances, two large kitchen islands and plenty of storage. Next to the kitchen, there is a full-size commercial walk-in freezer and a 600-bottle walk-in wine room. Throughout the home, there are exquisite finishes including eight fireplaces, six wet bars, a luxury home theatre, Savant home automation, game room, indoor shower and more. Unique to this home you’ll find a hidden room within the custom-designed office.  The attention to detail is apparent in every room with hand-carved cabinetry, custom ceiling wood beam work, and custom fireplace detail. Outside you will find an outdoor living room, BBQ center, pool and a large patio that captures the dramatic mountain and golf course views. This is truly one of the more exquisite homes in Scottsdale, Arizona.

About Silverleaf Realty

Silverleaf Realty specializes in luxury real estate services for DC Ranch, North Scottsdale, and Paradise Valley. Because of our team’s long-term involvement with homes and land for sale in these cities and communities, we can offer our clients – buyers, sellers and builders alike – a matchless level of knowledge, experience, and expertise when it comes to the luxury real estate services they need in Arizona’s marketplace.

About Mike Lehman

Mike joined Silverleaf Realty in late 2002 as a sales associate and has been involved in well over $300 million in transactions that span in both developer sales and resale. Originally hired to focus on the developer lots and home sales in Silverleaf, he and the team have expanded into a very strong resale role in North Scottsdale. In resale alone, Mike has accounted for approximately $210 million of business since 2006, averaging over $20 million in annual sales over the last ten years. He has been a solid contributor to the team, always among the top Silverleaf Realty producers in this span.

 

 

 

Custom Silverleaf Homesite Sells for $3,575,000!

19418 N. 107th Street – 2424 | 5.13 Acres | 75,938 Building Envelope | Sold Price $3,575,000

Listed by Deborah Beardsley and sold by Mike Sweeney, both of Silverleaf Realty, this unique homesite overlooks the 15th hole of the acclaimed Tom Weiskopf golf course in the prestigious community of Silverleaf in Scottsdale, Arizona. Located in the desirable Horseshoe Canyon neighborhood of the private community this 5.14 acre homesite is one of just 24 coveted sites in the highly sought after area. The location features views of multiple fairways including the 14th, 16th and 17th greens, along with the protection of the McDowell Mountain Preserve this homesite is truly remarkable. The homesite will accommodate a spacious estate and will fall under the Silverleaf building guidelines – allowing for a beautiful, timeless custom home.  A limited number of homesites remain in this special community.

About Silverleaf Realty

Silverleaf Realty specializes in luxury real estate services for the greater Phoenix area. Because of our team’s long-term involvement with homes and land for sale in these cities and communities, we can offer our clients – buyers, sellers and builders alike – a matchless level of knowledge, experience, and expertise when it comes to the luxury real estate services they need in Arizona’s marketplace.

Deborah Beardsley

Deborah is a leader in the luxury real estate market and has maintained the top-producing role in Silverleaf Realty and the Silverleaf community, with sales accounting for over $500 million in closed transactions since 2010. She was named the #1 residential real estate agent by the Phoenix Business Journal, ranked by total dollar volume in 2015 and 2016. Deborah’s vast experience with buyers and sellers has led to her consulting extensively with Silverleaf’s builders, architects, and clients on speculative homes and new product in the community. As a member of the DC Ranch Covenant Commission and Governance Committee, Deborah’s knowledge of the DC Ranch/Silverleaf community is unparalleled.

Mike Sweeney

Since joining Silverleaf Realty in 2004 I have focused on the luxury sales and marketing of custom homes and homesites within Silverleaf, DC Ranch and the surrounding areas. Leading the team, I am currently Designated Broker of Silverleaf Realty and one of the top producers on the team. I have sold over 100 million dollars over the past three years and consistently remain one of the top-producing agents in all of North Scottsdale.

Elegant Estate Situated on the Silverleaf Golf Course in Scottsdale Sells for $3,521,000!

Sold by Laura Lester and Rhonda Claxton of Silverleaf Realty, this elegant formal Mediterranean estate is situated on the double 8th/9th and 10th fairways of the Silverleaf Golf Course in the prestigious Silverleaf community.  Built by architect Dale Gardon in collaboration with Salcito Custom Homes this 5,150 sq. ft. masterpiece boasts exquisite finishes and details evident in every room. The kitchen is equipped with Viking and Sub-Zero appliances with a breakfast area offering access to the outdoor living space. The backyard features a pool, hot tub, and firepit perfect for cool desert evenings. In the home also includes a Control 4 AV and Lutron lighting system, wine room, separate office, and spacious laundry room. With an abundance of natural light throughout the home and the pristine, lush landscaping surround the property, the house provides privacy and tranquility.

 

About Silverleaf Realty

Silverleaf Realty specializes in luxury real estate services for DC Ranch, North Scottsdale, and Paradise Valley. Because of our team’s long-term involvement with homes and land for sale in these cities and communities, we can offer our clients – buyers, sellers and builders alike – a matchless level of knowledge, experience, and expertise when it comes to the luxury real estate services they need in Arizona’s marketplace.

 

Laura Lester

A successful member of the team since 2003, Laura as considerable knowledge of the luxury inventory in North Scottsdale. Her prior experience as a builder liaison at the Lyle Anderson Companies’ prestigious Desert Mountain community, where she developed a vast knowledge of construction design and product availability within the luxury home marketplace, has been invaluable to buyers and sellers alike. In 2018 Laura achieved over $50 million in sales, and her dynamic sales record has made her one of the Phoenix Business Journal’s top 20 residential real estate agents.

 

Rhonda Claxton

With more than 20 years of luxury real estate experience in the prestigious markets of North Scottsdale, Paradise Valley and the Silverleaf community, Silverleaf Realty Sales Associate Rhonda Claxton provides clients with in-depth industry knowledge and a strong focus on client service and satisfaction.

Having held high-level marketing positions for renowned Valley developers including Lyle Anderson Companies and Crown Realty and Development, Rhonda has an extensive background in creating innovative marketing strategies and ideas to drive lead generation and luxury real estate sales. She has also been a part of the Silverleaf Realty team for more than nine years marketing real estate listings and promoting the brokerage locally, nationally and internationally. Rhonda has been a licensed real estate agent for ten years.

Formal Mediterranean Estate in Scottsdale Sells for $7,800,000!

Sold by Laura Lester and Rhonda Claxton of Silverleaf Realty, this beautiful gated estate is situated high up in the Upper Canyon of the prestigious Silverleaf community and boasts views of Camelback Mountain, city lights and extraordinary sunsets. As soon as you walk in the door the attention to detail in this estate is apparent in the grand foyer. From the dramatic checkered tile to the elegant staircase you are welcomed with a style that is elegant and timeless. As you move to the light and bright great room with soaring ceilings and beautiful views of the valley it is clear that this is the heart of the home.

The 9,974 sq. ft. property features an amazing limestone fireplace, unparalleled wood detailing, a gorgeous bar area with a zinc countertop and a generous glass wine cellar. The great room is surrounded by a detailed wrought iron upper balcony framing the room.  A casual dining area takes advantage of the views below and opens to the spacious chef’s kitchen featuring abundant cabinetry, a large island, a butcher block prep island and gourmet appliances.  Accordion doors in the great room open to a covered patio where you can enjoy the lush landscaping, a sparkling negative edge pool, detached spa, lawn area, and two fire pits perfect for cool desert evenings. In addition to the outdoor living areas, there is an interior courtyard that can serve as a cozy spot to enjoy a morning cup of coffee or as a covered dog run.

The first-floor master retreat offers a private office, sitting area, and a cozy fireplace. The master bath is complete with a luxurious bath, expansive shower, soaking tub, detailed vanity areas, and two large walk-in closets with marble flooring and surrounds. Upstairs holds three spacious guest suites, a media room, library, a secondary office and an outside deck for sunset viewing or stargazing. A separate guest house features a complete kitchen and separate bed and bath with a generously sized living area.

 

 

About Silverleaf Realty

Silverleaf Realty specializes in luxury real estate services for DC Ranch, North Scottsdale and Paradise Valley. Because of our team’s long-term involvement with homes and land for sale in these cities and communities, we are able to offer our clients – buyers, sellers and builders alike – a matchless level of knowledge, experience and expertise when it comes to the luxury real estate services they need in Arizona’s marketplace.

 

Laura Lester

A successful member of the team since 2003, Laura as considerable knowledge of the luxury inventory in North Scottsdale. Her prior experience as a builder liaison at the Lyle Anderson Companies’ prestigious Desert Mountain, where she developed a vast knowledge of construction design and product availability within the luxury home marketplace has been invaluable to buyers and sellers alike. In 2018, Laura achieved over $50 million in sales and her dynamic sales record has made her one of the Phoenix Business Journal’s top 20 residential real estate agents.

Rhonda Claxton

With more than 20 years of luxury real estate experience in the prestigious markets of North Scottsdale, Paradise Valley and the Silverleaf community, Silverleaf Realty Sales Associate Rhonda Claxton provides clients with in-depth industry knowledge and a strong focus on client service and satisfaction.

 Having held high-level marketing positions for renowned Valley developers including Lyle Anderson Companies and Crown Realty and Development, Rhonda has an extensive background in creating innovative marketing strategies and ideas to drive lead generation and luxury real estate sales. She has also been a part of the Silverleaf Realty team for more than nine years marketing real estate listings and promoting the brokerage locally, nationally and internationally. Rhonda has been a licensed real estate agent for 10 years.