Palm Desert Real Estate

There are very few things better in life when savoring the warm sun shining over the Coachella Valley, adorned by picturesque views of the Santa Rosa Mountains, with a nice glass of fresh Sangria by the pool. This is only the beginning of what is to be discovered in the Palm Desert real estate market. Located to the east of Palm Springs, Palm Desert is considered one of California's top-destinations for tourists and homeowners. In fact, it wouldn't be unlikely if you've discovered this page while on vacation in Palm Desert, as many visitors become enthralled with their experience, they end up investing in this thriving year-round community!

Read more about the many benefits of purchasing La Quinta homes for sale further down the page, or choose the home of your dreams from our current Palm Desert real estate listings.

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832 Properties Found. Page 1 of 70
  • 832 Single Family Properties Available
  • $329,000 Median Sales Price
  • $616,669 Average Sales Price

Welcome To The Reserve, Enter A Circular Drivew...

Photo of Listing #219006729DA

$9,750,000 Active

  • 5 Beds
  • 9 Baths
  • 43 Acres
  • 13,574 ft²


74480 Desert Arroyo, Palm Desert, CA

MLS® #219006729DA

Welcome To The Reserve, Enter A Circular Driveway With Porte-cochere To An Expansive Private Courtyard In A Romantic Setting. The Grand Double Door Entry Reveals Towering Ceilings Impeccable Attention To Detail With Hand Picked Finished And A Great Room Wit...

Pacifica Real Estate Services, Inc. Is Offering...

Photo of Listing #18345790

$8,772,000 Active

  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 47,725 ft²

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40890 Sandy Gale Ln, Palm Desert, CA

MLS® #18345790

Pacifica Real Estate Services, Inc. Is Offering 51 Condominiums For Sale Within The 100-unit, Resort-style Royal Palms Community In Palm Desert, California. The Property Was Built In 1985 And Just Underwent A Major Common Area And Unit Renovation In 2017-18...

One Of A Kind Estate Perched High Above In Pres...

Photo of Listing #219004119DA

$7,975,000 Active

  • 5 Beds
  • 6 Baths
  • 63 Acres
  • 6,061 ft²


149 Tekis, Palm Desert, CA

MLS® #219004119DA

One Of A Kind Estate Perched High Above In Prestigious Bighorn! Five Bedrooms, Five And A Half Baths, Approx. 6,061 Sq. Ft. On 1.45 Acre Lot. Features Impressive Foyer To Great Room With Granite Surround Fireplace, Built-in Media And Custom Wet Bar. Formal ...

Impeccable Quality And Warmth Exude From This H...

Photo of Listing #18391838PS

$6,100,000 Active

  • 4 Beds
  • 6 Baths
  • 7,325 ft²


307 Canyon Dr, Palm Desert, CA

MLS® #18391838PS

Impeccable Quality And Warmth Exude From This Home's Timeless Mediterranean Architecture By Jim Mcintosh. Situated On One Of The Largest Single Lots On The Bighorn Canyons Course, This Home Has Been Exquisitely Maintained, Appealing To The Most Discriminati...

A Breathtaking Drive Through Sunkissed Canyons ...

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$5,999,000 Active

  • 10 Beds
  • 11 Baths
  • 10,885 ft²


57425 Palma Seco Cir, Palm Desert, CA

MLS® #17207196

A Breathtaking Drive Through Sunkissed Canyons And Undulating Rock Formations Leads To A Desert Retreat Unlike Any Other. Tucked Behind Private Gates In The Mountains Above Palm Springs And Boasting Panoramic Views Of The Coachella Valley, Gucci House Is Th...

Experience Dramatic Architectural Lines By Awar...

Photo of Listing #218029986DA

$4,995,000 Active

  • 4 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 18 Acres
  • 7,528 ft²


173 Tamit, Palm Desert, CA

MLS® #218029986DA

Experience Dramatic Architectural Lines By Award-winning& Renowned Architect, Guy Dreier At The Exclusive Bighorn. Sited On An Oversized Private Lot - This Gem Is Located Within Walking Distance To The Newly Constructed Clubhouse. Upon Arrival, Pass Tranqui...

Frank Sinatra Desert Hideaway! Mindfully Renova...

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$4,500,000 Active

  • 9 Beds
  • 13 Baths
  • 7.5 Acres
  • 6,428 ft²


70300 San Lorenzo Rd, Palm Desert, CA

MLS® #18397128

Frank Sinatra Desert Hideaway! Mindfully Renovated And Restored, Resting High Above The Desert Valley, "villa Maggio" Offers Panoramic Views, A Temperate Year-round Climate And The Chance To Own A Piece Of History. Frank Sinatra Helped Design And Build This...

Ultimate Hillside Staycation | Ironwood Cc | Cu...

Photo of Listing #218027140DA

$3,500,000 Active

  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 25 Acres
  • 4,228 ft²


49790 Desert Vista, Palm Desert, CA

MLS® #218027140DA

Ultimate Hillside Staycation | Ironwood Cc | Custom Designed Desert Contemporary Offering The Highest Level Of Privacy & Views. Backed Up To The South Hillside, This Luxurious Retreat Offers A Private Lifestyle Blended With A Country Club Setting. Walls Of ...

Luxury And Solitude Meet Contemporary Revival. ...

Photo of Listing #218033508DA

$3,495,000 Active

  • 4 Beds
  • 6 Baths
  • 34 Acres
  • 6,020 ft²


49355 Sunrose, Palm Desert, CA

MLS® #218033508DA

Luxury And Solitude Meet Contemporary Revival. An Entertainer's And Nature Lover's Delight, This Stunning Update Of A Classic Desert Contemporary Leaves No Stone Unturned. This Home Boasts Stunning Views That No Other Ironwood Home Shares From An Elevated L...

One Of The Finest Mid-century Modern Homes In T...

Photo of Listing #219001703DA

$3,450,000 Active

  • 7 Beds
  • 8 Baths
  • 57 Acres
  • 6,727 ft²


73155 Fiddleneck, Palm Desert, CA

MLS® #219001703DA

One Of The Finest Mid-century Modern Homes In The Desert Formally Owned By The Tire Magnate And Philanthropist Leonard Firestone And Designed By The World Famous Architect William Pereira In The Early 1950's. Situated In South Palm Desert On 1.3 Acres The ...

The Best View In Ironwood! Located In Ironwood ...

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$3,195,000 Active

  • 4 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 25 Acres
  • 5,060 ft²


49741 Desert Vista, Palm Desert, CA

MLS® #216033796DA

The Best View In Ironwood! Located In Ironwood Country Club Canyon View Estates Which Is An Enclave Of 52 Homesites Elevated And Set Against The Mountain With Spectacular Panoramic Views. This Home Was Created By Renowned Architect Michael Kiner, His Design...

Welcome To Paradis, Enter Through Private Gates...

REDUCED 10% Photo of Listing #218022240DA

$3,150,000 Active

  • 6 Beds
  • 6 Baths
  • 217 Acres
  • 6,095 ft²


71450 Cholla Way, Palm Desert, CA

MLS® #218022240DA

Welcome To Paradis, Enter Through Private Gates And Park Like Grounds. Five Acres With Breathtaking Views And Artful Cosmopolitan Design Ignite Your Senses. Reimagined For A Luxurious Desert Lifestyle, With Over 6,000-sf Of Flowing Interior Living Space, St...

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Explore Palm Desert Homes For Sale

If you're passionate about golf, Palm Desert is home to a number of golf and tennis communities. You'll find exclusive neighborhoods surrounded by private greenways like the Ironwood Country Club, to more open and public golf communities found at the Desert Falls Country Club. Golf aficionados looking to invest in Palm Desert real estate will be happy to know that there are well over 10 golf communities to choose from.

Another attractive quality that sets Palm Desert real estate apart from the rest is that while it's exceptionally trendy and lavish, the real estate prices and cost of living is lower compared to other nearby communities of Palm Springs. Aside from the reasonable housing prices and the natural beauty of the desert, people are also drawn to this city for the cultural and recreational amenities similar to that of a resort destination.

Palm Desert real estate is equally enticing, with options for just about any budget or taste. You'll come across ultra-luxurious properties, as well as affordable and convenient homes. One thing is for certain; these Palm Desert homes for sale are cozy and embody everything that makes the community elegant. Yes, you can have the best of both worlds living here!

Popular Palm Desert homes for sale include the beloved-midcentury modern properties, which are native to this area and more contemporary single-family developments. The Palm Desert mid-century moderns offer airy and spacious floor plans, which also allow plenty of natural light indoors. Some of these styles have been upgraded, while others are just like stepping back in time. If the vintage-modern look isn't your style, cozy bungalows with a Mediterranean look and feel are well-known to this area too. Sun-washed palette exteriors, ordained with Spanish clay roofs, and elegant wrought iron gates will surely have you thinking you might be in Tuscany. Other features of these single-family Palm Desert homes include:

  • In-ground pools
  • High ceilings
  • Xeriscape
  • Spacious kitchens with quartz countertops
  • Sun-catcher patios
  • Cozy fireplaces

These single-family homes range from 2,000 square feet to 4,500 square feet and offer 2-5 bedrooms. They're perfect for the growing family, or couple. Don’t forget that these homes can be treated as excellent income generators, as many of the floor plans are large enough to host multi-families and guests.

Looking to be a part-time resident or consider yourself a snowbird? Perhaps a first-time buyer? Palm Desert condos offer super convenience and less upkeep compared to attached dwellings. This is the most affordable way to invest in Palm Desert real estate, while still enjoying private amenities that are offered in many of these gated communities. There are a nice mix-up luxury condos and townhouses, as well as super affordable steals in smaller units. Income generator potential is huge here since over a million people a year choose to spend their vacations here!

Explore Palm Desert Luxury Real Estate

Luxury real estate plays a major role in this coveted region, and is often referred to as the Rodeo Drive of the desert. For homeowners looking to purchase a Palm Desert dream home, you'll have a variety of sun-kissed estates to choose from. Palm Desert luxury real estate can reach up to 11,000 square feet of prime living. These spacious floor plans accommodate up to 10 bedrooms and bathrooms, and mega-master suites. These homes are often tucked behind private gates in the mountain, just above Palm Desert boasting panoramic views of the Coachella Valley. Whether you'd like desert tranquility or gated-community luxury, you'll find it in Palm Desert. Here are some prevalent features to enjoy in luxury Palm Deseret real estate:

  • Resort-like pools and cabanas
  • Private tennis courts
  • Outdoor kitchens with fireplaces
  • Cathedral-high ceilings
  • Gourmet kitchens
  • Spa-like bathrooms
  • Heli-pad

Life in Palm Desert

With nearly 350 days of sunshine every year, playing outside in Palm Desert is at the top of most people's to-do list when living here. The majority of the Palm Desert residents chose this city for its excellent golf courses, with over 100 courses in the area. With so many courses available, whether you're a pro, or new to the game, you'll find a course that suits you best.

Off of Highway 111, you'll find the main shopping district of the Coachella Valley. With over 5 shopping plazas to choose from, you'll find a mix of high-end brands, as well as nation-favorites like Target and TJ Maxx. Palm Desert has some of the best outlet shopping in the Valley. Nightlife and dining are equally as diverse and impressive!

Though Palm Desert is well known for its awesome array of amenities, this city is also recognized for fantastic education opportunities. The College of the Desert and the extension campus of the University of California Riverside and the California State University- San Bernardino are higher-education hubs in the city. The public schools are also highly-rated. Here's a list of top public schools in Palm Desert real estate:

  • George Washington Charter School
  • James Earl Carter Elementary School
  • Palm Desert High School
  • Palm Desert Charter Middle School

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