Woodlea Melrose Community

Welcome to Woodlea Melrose: A Historic Gem in Phoenix, Arizona, nestled within the vibrant Melrose District of Phoenix. This charming community boasts a rich history, unique architecture, and a close-knit atmosphere. Centrally located, Woodlea Melrose offers convenience and character. Its roots trace back to the late 1920s when Thomas Mackenzie purchased 47 acres of lettuce fields. Mackenzie subdivided the land into 190 lots, naming it "Woodlea" due to the abundant trees. The Lister Realty Company held a grand opening in 1929, and homes began to dot the landscape. Residents cherish the neighborhood's history, from paved streets to the allure of "no city taxes." Cottage-style homes dominate Woodlea Melrose, reflecting a bygone era. These well-preserved gems evoke nostalgia and warmth. Whether you're an original homeowner or part of the second or third generation, you'll appreciate the timeless appeal.

Homes do not last long in this pocket. People who invest here, stay here. If you are looking to make Melrose a home, ask Bernadette directly for intel. Her family invested here in 2001 and they are not going anywhere anytime soon. She has seen the transformation from Woodlea to Melrose. If you love the downtown feel, you will want to know more. Bernadette is proud of her downtown Phoenix. It is one of the cleanest cities in the Country. Enjoy easy access to schools, parks, and shopping centers. The Melrose District itself offers vintage shops, dining, and cultural experiences. Woodlea Melrose strikes the perfect balance between historic charm and modern convenience.


Elementary Schools


Clarendon Elementary School

Middle Schools


Osborn Middle School

High Schools


Central High School