Widely known for its beautiful mountain view, bustling downtown area, and charming suburban neighborhoods, the city of Denver has truly earned its nickname as the “Queen of the West.” It’s a crossroads for the western part of the country, whether it’s for work or play. Residents in Denver are definitely fortunate to live in this prosperous state capital, and can’t imagine going anywhere else.
Homes for sale in Denver are as diverse as the people, and it is not unusual for home buyers to have access to everything form condos, townhomes, and smaller starter homes to executive homes and even luxury estates in gated communities. Denver real estate manages to present something for everyone, no matter what their background and budget.
The population of Denver is approximately 650,000 residents, and it is the heart of the state, as far as economics, culture, entertainment, and identity. Historically, Denver was first settled by miners and merchants, and later by farmers and ranchers, in the mid-1800s. It quickly became a thriving city thanks to its central location in the state and in the Rocky Mountains. It was also an important stop for travelers heading further west to places like California and Oregon. Today, Denver continues to attract businesses from across the globe, and residential and commercial development is still in demand.
Residents of Denver are exposed to all kinds of industries that make the city thrive. Top economic areas include tourism, health care, manufacturing, high tech, government and civil service, military and more keep Denver and indeed the state prosperous. From season to season and no matter what age or stage of life, Denver and its residents have formed a happy partnership where the quality of living is high and the city continues to advance.
Denver is bordered by Berkley and Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Park in the north, Aurora in the east, Englewood and Littleton in the south and Lakewood and Edgewater in the west. The major roads that residents use to get in and out of the city include I-70, I-25, Highway 6, Route 2, Route 26 and Route 83. Denver is comprised of many fine neighborhoods as well, such as Baker, Cheesman park, Belcaro, Hilltop, Globeville, Clayton, Whittier, Cherry Creek, Stapleton, Highland, Sunnyside, Washington Park and Barnum, just to name a few.
With so many entertainment, recreation and leisure options in Denver, residents will be able to fill their free time easily. Top attractions include Denver Art Museum, Ellie Caulkins Opera House, Denver Museum of Nature and Science, History Colorado Center, professional sporting events, Denver Arts District, Molly Brown House, Dragon Boat Festival, Cinco de Mayo Festival, and much more.
Keeping home buyers interested in Denver real estate is never a problem. If they are tempted to look for property outside the city limits, it doesn’t last long because the homes for sale in Denver are so enticing. It’s no mistake to look at Denver real estate before any other housing markets, and home buyers won’t regret it for a minute.
This charming two-story home in the desirable Virginia Village area is the perfect mix of classic styling and contemporary updates. Solid oak flooring upstairs and down, ...
Courtesy of HomeSmart Cherry Creek
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Courtesy of Impressions Realty
This is IT Welcome to the sexy & popular Baker neighborhood. This home is filled w/ so much charm! Original hardwood floors wonderfully refinished, original fireplace ...
Courtesy of Your Castle Real Estate Inc
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Courtesy of REAL ESTATE REVOLUTION
Beautiful bi-level located in highly desirable Monclair. This home has been completely remodeled and features: vinyl plant wood flooring, new carpeting throughout, update...
Courtesy of Signature Real Estate Corp.
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