Slideshow of our SVE Neighborhood (click here) Sunland Village East is a large, prestigious community located in the beautiful East Valley area of Mesa, Arizona. The view of the Superstition Mountains at sunrise is only the beginning of the many qualities that the area enjoys. With the chain of the five Salt River lakes approximately 20 miles to the east, the area is boundless with recreational opportunities including Boyce Thompson Arboretum State Park, Canyon and Saguaro Lakes and Usery Recreational Area. For those who's taste includes indoor activities, there are events year round in the area such as the new Mesa Arts Center, Gammage Auditorium and Chandler Museum of the Arts. With a population of over 4000 active adults, Sunland Village East offers a friendly hometown feeling - close enough to the city for convenience but far enough away for tranquility. The community, with 2437 homes (single family, garden and golf condos) was established in 1984 by the Farnsworth Homes Corporation. Control was turned over to Sunland Village East Association, Inc in 1998. Every homeowner is automatically a member of Sunland Village East. Annual Homeowner Fees are used for financing the operation and maintenance for the Association. Sunland Village East maintains an Asset Reserve Fund from annual homeowner fees. The fund provides money for replacing and refurbishing capital assets owned by the Association.