Whether you prefer a cozy home with plantation shutters, a stone fireplace and wood floors or a contemporary space with in-floor radiant heat, your Realtor can find you the perfect home with character in Newlands, Boulder. Homes in the hip community along the Boulder foothills are the most expensive in Boulder. In fact, the average list price in Newlands is about $1.2 million with the average price per square foot at about $400. In comparison, home sellers in most parts of the United States would be happy to receive $100 per square foot. But the desirable location and views mean buyers pay a premium to live in the neighborhood, which is in the northwestern part of Boulder. According to an article by BizWest, Newlands residents describe the community as having a “culture of welcome.” The neighborhood, some say, i s a like a family.
- Homes with character
In Newlands, Boulder, you can find a variety of home styles and architectural designs. Builders erected some of the homes in the early 1900s, but there are also many new custom homes. Vintage homes appeal to buyers looking for character. Your Realtor can also show you older properties that maintain their charm, but also feature high-end features and updates such as double ovens, French doors, hickory wood floors and granite or marble countertops.
- Prime location
In addition to being close to the foothills, Newlands is near the Ideal Market, University of Colorado and Pearl Street Mall. Many residents love the fact they can walk to the North Boulder Recreation Center and the North Boulder Park. It’s a family friendly community as well with many hiking paths. Families often gather at the park.
- Perfect for retirees
Retirees as well as families love living in Newlands, Boulder. Retirees enjoy the great shopping. Boulder Community Hospital gives older residents peace of mind regarding their medical needs, while the University of Colorado offers some lifelong learning programs for seniors.
For those who want a solid real estate investment, the values of homes in the community have consistently risen in the last several decades. Near the Mount Sanitas hiking and biking trails, Newlands is a quiet community for those who love the outdoors.
At Optimum Home Team, we can help you relocate to the ideal Boulder community for your family. We are experts on in demand Boulder neighborhoods including Wonderland Hills, Mapleton Hill and Newlands.