Arvada Real Estate
Just seven miles northwest of Denver, Arvada CO is a safe community with great schools, well-loved libraries, fantastic parks, strong links to the past and big plans for the future.
Arvada Colorado Homes
First settled back in the Pike’s Peak gold rush days, Arvada prospered as a farming community and boomed in the post war era. The city has continued to grow as a major commuter suburb.
As a result, you’ll find a wide range of homes for sale on the Arvada real estate market. Expect everything from funky mid century homes to Victorian Farmhouses and multi million dollar mansions. You’ll also find a large number of affordable starter homes, townhouse condos and executive homes in well-planned developments.
Though right next door to Denver, Arvada Colorado has a character all its own and residents say they wouldn’t live anywhere else. They like it here, they like their neighborhoods and they like raising their children here. Quiet streets, strong civic leadership, a diverse business mix, smart growth and a high quality of life are all part of why Arvada is known as one of the most progressive cities in the Denver Metro area.
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Home on the Range: Arvada Land and Equestrian Property
Perfect riding terrain offset by views of the Rocky Mountains make Arvada’s semi rural landscape a haven for anyone who loves wide open spaces. This is great horse country with plenty of opportunities for buyers looking for undeveloped land, ranch lands, equestrian properties and Colorado farm land.
Out and About: Arvada Amenities and Recreation
The city is well served by a number of major highways and direct routes to Denver and beyond. Arvada public transportation includes bus service, express bus routes to Denver and plans for a commuter rail line that will be completed in 2015.
Those who like to travel green, will love how easy it is to get around the city by bike. Arvada homes have access to over 60 miles of beautiful trail ways that wind along the natural streams and important local roadways.
Ralston Creek Trail, one of the most extensive trails, links many of the city neighborhoods to each other and to wildlife preserves and lakes on the outskirts of town. Residents use the trails year round for hiking, mountain biking, commuting and horse back riding. The city is currently working on extending the trail system and improving links within Arvada and to trails in Denver and Wheat Ridge.
There’s plenty to do in Arvada for those who enjoy an active lifestyle. Some of the major recreational facilities in Arvada include:
- Three beautifully kept golf courses: Indian Tree Golf Course, Lake Arbor Golf Course, Westwoods Golf Course
- 90 parks with over 60 miles of trail ways
- The Apex Center community rec facility that boasts: 2 ice rinks, an indoor water park with slides, fountains, pools and saunas, a climbing wall, 3 gyms, full fitness center and an adventure playground
Zip Codes for Arvada Colorado are: 80002, 80003, 80004, 80005 and 80007.