Thinking of making a move soon, but not sure what neighborhood is suitable for your family? If you have ever spent time in Highlands Ranch, you’ll know that it is almost a world of its own. Close enough to the city to afford an easy commute to both the Denver Tech Center or Downtown, and tucked away enough to feel like you can leave the noise behind when you come home. This master planned community was established in 1981, and this booming suburb has continued to expand over the last 35 years.
Highlands Ranch was ranked #6 among the Best Places to Live by Time Magazine in 2016. It was described as a “snug town busting with jobs.” In 2006 Highlands Ranch celebrated its 25th Anniversary reporting a population of 86,000 residents. Of its residents, 48% had children under the age of 18 living with them and 67.5% were married couples. Highlands Ranch is technically “unincorporated Douglas County” and is part of the Douglas County School System which boasts high ranking and popular schools elementary through high school.
There are many wonderful home builders to choose from who have carved a beautiful, diverse neighborhood, where young families, professionals, as well as those enjoying the comforts of retirement living, combine to create a diverse and thriving community. The gorgeous Colorado terrain can be explored in one of the newest additions: Highlands Ranch-Back Country.
There is never a dull moment in “The Ranch” where you will find many planned events for all ages. Easter egg hunts in the Spring and a gorgeous fireworks display on the 4th of July bring the community together in a fun and exciting way, and it doesn’t cost a dime. There are 3 recreation centers that offer State of the art work out facilities, meeting rooms, running tracks and sports courts. These recreations centers are free to all who live in the community. Click here to see for yourself!
Call and let me know if I can show you homes in this wonderful neighborhood, it may very well be the last move you want to make!