Caution: These Desert Properties Are Hot

From Arizona to New Mexico to California, these are some of the ultimate desert homes…

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As cities grow increasingly more congested, many homeowners are longing to swap city lights for wide open spaces. Offering sweeping vistas and star-speckled skies, desert properties are the perfect solution. The following high-end homes are in or near some of America’s most striking deserts—and they are not a mirage.