What is the Ratio in Cochise County?
The tax ratio for unimproved land is 16% and for improved residential 10%. Check out their website at http://www.cochise.az.gov/Default.aspx
Can I put a mobile home or manufactured Home on the lot
No you may not. This development is for site built homes only. Building your own space is a very rewarding project.
How far are you from Tucson International Airport and Phoenix Arizona?
Tucson International airport is about 40 minutes from Red Hawk. Phoenix is a 2 hour drive. Both are accessed by Interstate 10.
Are there Horse or Hiking trails near Red Hawk?
There are many horse and hiking trails in the Whetstone Mountains adjacent to Red Hawk. We do have easements in areas of Red Hawk for Horse trails. You will not lack for a place nearby to go to find what you are looking for. Many of the current residents of Red Hawk ride their horses into the mountains.
Are there golf courses in the Tucson area and at Red Hawk?
There is not a golf course at Red Hawk but there are many in Tucson and surrounding areas you can view them at http://www.golflink.com/golf-courses/city.aspx?dest
How far is Red Hawk at J-6 Ranch from Pima County?
We are about 100 feet from the county line on the west side of our Red Hawk project.
How does Cochise County Stack up against Pima and other counties nearby with regard to building permits cost?
Building permits generally cost less than the neighboring county of Pima where Tucson is.
Can I have livestock, chickens, or other farm animals at Red Hawk at J-6 Ranch?
Are there hospitals in the area?
Benson General Hospital is located at 450 South Ocotillo Avenue, Benson, AZ 85602 Tel. (520) 586-2261 and just a short 10 minutes away.
Which Police Department Services Red Hawk?
Red Hawk is serviced by the Cochise County Sheriffs Office. You may view there web site at http://www.cochise.az.gov/cochise_sheriff.aspx?id
Do you have Fire Department services in Red Hawk?
Red Hawk belongs to the Mescal Volunteer Fire District. Their station is on J-Six Ranch Rd.
I have heard that my children may be able to attend Vail Schools in Pima County. Is that true?
What schools are in the area for our children to attend?
What is the distance to the closest shopping?
Benson has the closest shopping including Wal-mart, Safeway Groceries, and other stores and is six miles East of Red Hawk on Interstate 10. There is a convenience store on the N. side of Interstate 10 at the Mescal/J Six Ranch Rd. exits just 1.5 miles from Red hawk. Downtown Tucson is just 30 minutes W. of Red Hawk on Interstate 10 and has numerous shopping centers to choose from as well as the downtown area. Sierra Vista is 40 minutes SE of Red Hawk and offers many shopping opportunities.
What water company services Red Hawk?
Empirita Water Company holds a Certificate of 100-year water supply guarantee from the Arizona Corporation Commission.Two wells feed the water supply and the system has two holding tanks, one of which is a backup. A certified water person, who has the education and experience to oversee the water system, maintains it. Base water fees are approx. $30 per month.
Is there local trash pick-up?
There are several trash collections companies to choose from.
What utilities are in at Red Hawk?
Sulpher Springs Valley Electric Co-op, Qwest telephone and internet, or Satellite, propane is available and it can be buried in the ground and is metered. There are several suppliers of propane available in the area.
Who maintains the paved roads is it the Homeowners Association or someone else?
Roads in Red Hawk are maintained by Cochise County. They keep the roads up to county standards and keep the grass cut back about six feet from the pavement.
Can I have my horses with me on my acreage?
Only if you have a lot that is designated for horses. A corral and stable are available, for a fee, at Red Hawk to residents not on horse parcels. There are other stables in the near vicinity that board horses.
Are there CC&R's?
Yes. They are available upon request from one of the Sales Agents.
Can I have a two story home?
It depends on the style home. Roof ridges shall not exceed 18' in height. No parapet wall shall exceed 16' in height. Height shall be measured from the finished floor. The finished floor elevation shall be the average elevation of the natural grade of the area on which the residence or improvement is located.
Are there restrictions on the size of the home I can build?
You must have a minimum of 1850 square feet for your home at Red Hawk. And the design must be submitted to the Design Review Committee for approval.
How much does it cost to build a new custom home?
That varies. It depends on the size and quality of home and how much you want to put into it. Right now there are contractors who will build anywhere from $85to $200 per square foot.
How many acres can I buy at Red Hawk?
The lots are 2.5 to 5 acres. But nothing stops you from buying contiguous lots for more land if you like, or other custom homes lots in the development.