Pikes Peak Area Living – Black Forest to Woodland Park
Military, families, and professionals buy Colorado Springs real estate to enjoy the active lifestyle and picturesque natural surroundings next to Pikes Peak.
At 14,115 feet, the pink granite mountain towers over this region of America the Beautiful. For centuries Pikes Peak has guided tribes and residents of Colorado Springs homes–north to Monument and south to Fountain Valley.
Homes & Real Estate
Where to Live?
When you shop for Colorado Springs homes, make a list of your priorities. Is it being close to downtown, a military base, the forest or mountains? Do you want horses and a large parcel or would you prefer a low-maintenance condo?
The Colorado Springs real estate market has much to offer. There are older historic neighborhoods with small homes and mansions. There are many newer master planned communities with recreational amenities. Or, you may prefer a smaller town with its ow downtown, one located outside of Colorado Springs.
Learn about Colorado Springs and the Pikes Peak Area
History and Culture
Colorado Springs grew up during the gold rush. When it was new, the railroad offered access to what became a healing epicenter. Tourists stayed at the Broadmoor Hotel. Healing haven offered a healthy climate and mineral water springs. Old Colorado City shines light on the historic past. Today, top hospitals and healing centers continue the legacy of health and a healthy lifestyle.
In the Pikes Peak region, the culture also includes recreational activities of all types. Downtown, a trail system that traverses the entire region, around Colorado Springs homes in attractive subdivisions and planned communities. Golf, sports leagues, horseback riding, bicycling, and hiking are popular. The Olympic Training Center is located here. Just drive through horse properties in Black Forest and the properties, ranches and farms on the east side of Colorado Springs.
Pikes Peak, the Garden of the Gods, Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, and waterfalls and more places to recreate. Ziplines, whitewater rafting, or at least sightsee. You can bask in the gorgeous mountains from a colorful balloon flying over Colorado Springs.
Training central and schools, including highly regarded public schools, lend Colorado Springs their great reputations. They include Colorado College, University of Colorado/Colorado Springs, US Air Force Academy, National American University, Colorado Technical University, College America, Community College, Olympic Training Center, and many more.
Military Bases in Colorado Springs
Thousands of military families and support staff live in Colorado Springs. Air Force Academy Air Force Base is on the north side of the city. Southeast of downtown, Cheyenne Mountain Air Force Base is a tough military installation that collects data and intelligence through radars and satellites. Peterson Air Force Base is adjacent to Colorado Springs Municipal Airport and shares its runways. Schriever AFB is near Peterson AFB. Fort Carson Army Base sprawls through the southeast edge of Colorado Springs.
Latest Pikes Peak Area Homes for Sale
Our Pikes Peak Community section includes active properties for sale in Black Forest, Briargate, Broadmoor, Colorado Springs, Fountain, Manitou Springs, Monument, Old Colorado City, Peyton, Security-Widefield, Woodland Park and beyond…
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Colorado Springs Communities
Just a few of the Pikes Peak Area communities we serve…
- Air Force Academy
- Black Forest
- Cimarron Hills
- Colorado Springs
- East Colorado Springs
- Flying Horse
- Fort Carson
- Manitou Springs
- Northeast Colorado Springs
- Old Colorado City
- Schriever AFB
- Southeast Colorado Springs
- Tri-Lakes Area
- Woodland Park
How we can help you…
Real Estate Services
Call Colorado Luxe Living Real Estate at (303) 205-7875 for more information about Colorado Springs real estate investments to fit your needs.
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The team at Colorado Luxe Living Property Management takes excellent care of each client’s real estate investment. We offer vacation rentals and long-term rentals. Call us at (303) 205-7875. Serving Summit County, Denver and Pikes Peak regions.
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