Valley homes on the market perfect for the ultimate football fan

Posted at 1:09 PM, Sep 01, 2016
The NFL season is right around the corner.  Where will you be watching your favorite team?  Russ Lyon|Sotheby's International Realty compiled this list of gorgeous Valley homes perfect for the ultimate football fan!
This four bedroom, eight bath property has great views no matter where you stand, sitting high on Camelback Mountain.  It even has a workout room from which you can enjoy the panoramic view.  "A buyer will love this home's refined steam shower after working up a sweat in the adjacent state-of-the-art workout room with mini-bar and refrigerator," said Russ Lyon|Sotheby's International Realty Listing Agent Cheryl Anderson. "For those weekend warriors who want to get outdoors to exercise, there's no better home to do so as this property is set against Camelback Mountain's eastern slope, great for a heart rate raising hike."
This six bedroom, seven bathroom home is located in the gated enclave of Portales Del Sol in Scottsdale's Cactus Corridor.  The outdoor space is sprawling and includes a pool, covered patio and BBQ area.  "How could anyone not love a home that offers a multi-purpose sport court?," said Russ Lyon|Sotheby's International Realty Listing Agent Monica Monson. "Little children will have fun playing catch on the court or in the sweeping grassy area of the backyard. Not only that, but both mom and dad will adore the outdoor built-in barbecue island, an unsurpassed amenity in an opulent home, excellent for hosting a Fiesta Bowl gathering." 
The buyer lucky enough to score this home will enjoy the spaciousness of it with nearly 6,400 square feet and six bedrooms and ten bathrooms.  How do you know it's perfect for a football fan?  It's owned by former Tennessee-Knoxville college football player, Paul Yatkowski, who also played professional football in the Canadian Football League.  This property overlooks the 16th hole of The Country Club at DC Ranch.  "This home showcases numerous patios with barbecue areas and a stunning kitchen offering every conceivable modern appliance and these amenities are extremely ideal for cooking tailgating delicacies," said Russ Lyon|Sotheby's International Realty Listing Agent Cionne McCarthy. "After devouring delicious high end stadium fare, everyone will rush towards either the home's theater room or expansive game room, with four independently controlled televisions, pool table, massage room, and a fully stocked custom Zinc bar, which all offer an idyllic way to kick back and watch their football heroes square off on a Sunday afternoon."   
This four bedroom, six bathroom home is an athlete's dream from the inside to the outside.  It has an open floor plan and the back door leads out to five acres of fun.  "These football-centric amenities include a sport court and hillside tennis court, a full-size theater, a barbecue station for cooking tailgating items, and the attached one bedroom guest home can be converted to an even larger home gym," said Russ Lyon|Sotheby's International Realty Listing Agent Paul Perry . "For those fantasy football experts who crave space in order to display their trophies, pennants, and other awards, the home also offers a trophy room with plenty of space to show off their hard earned hardware."
With seven bedrooms and eleven bathrooms, this home could almost house a football team.  The Tuscan villa-inspired home blends in with the neighboring South Mountain Preserve.  "A football fan can't help but feel as if they've stepped on to the 50-yard line at Sun Devil Stadium when in this home's sweeping backyard," said Russ Lyon|Sotheby's International Listing Agent Frank Aazami. "There is extensive space which makes it an impeccable location for hosting friendly touch football games on lazy Sundays. Additionally, the home is located less than five miles away from the Arizona Cardinals' headquarters and practice facility in Tempe, allowing any fan looking to catch a glimpse of their favorite local football stars train to win the Super Bowl."