Courtyards, an outdoor kitchen and a putting green are among the luxury features in some of this week’s most expensive home sales in metro Phoenix.

Among the buyers: A commercial bank executive, a retired pharmacist and a Scottsdale travel agency CEO.


Retired pharmacist Lanny Lahr and his wife, Marlene, used a family trust to purchase an estate with Camelback Mountain views in Paradise Valley’s Invergordon Manor community.

The 6,209-square-foot contemporary-style house has four bedrooms and five bathrooms. The property was built in 2019 and includes a four-car garage.

Cameldale Land, LLC, an Arizona limited liability company, sold the home.


Phil Cox, chief operations officer of Silicon Valley Bank based in Santa Clara, California, and his wife, Nichola, purchased a corner lot mansion in Phoenix’s Edgewood Estates subdivision.

Silicon Valley Bank announced plans last fall to hire an additional 300 employees over the next three years at its