Castle Rock, Colorado Homes for Sale
About Castle Rock, Colorado
Idyllic in landscape and prosperous in business, Castle Rock, Colorado experienced a 65% increase in population growth between the 2010 and 2020 censuses. Home to nearly 75,000 people, Castle Rock is a haven to a driven locale dedicated to development, homeownership, and recreation. Castle Rock is one of the many suburbs of Denver. Let us see how its unique flavor might make it a great choice for your next home.
Home Options in Castle Rock
Are you looking to buy a home in Castle Rock? You are amongst great company! The homeownership rate in Castle Rock is nearly eighty percent. If you are in the market for a Castle Rock home, you’ll find an inventory of properties ranging from traditionally styled condos to upscale single family homes.
In addition to condos, townhomes in Castle Rock are another multifamily option. Amenities in many of these properties include in-unit washer and dryer, small to large yards, and assigned parking.
Single family homes are another terrific option. Homes generally have abundant square footage, spacious landscapes, and even views of the “Castle Rock” in Rock Park for which this city has been named. Which type of home would YOU prefer?
Living in Castle Rock: the Benefits
Dubbed Colorado’s #1 city by Denver Local in 2021, Castle Rock is on the “Best Cities in America” list at number thirty-two. Castle Rock is just south of many Denver-based technical, community, and private colleges. The city has a much lower than average crime rate compared both to Colorado overall, as well as the nation.
Employment options in Castle Rock support college graduates and high school graduates alike. Popular industries include education, construction, and public service, and the city boasts an incredibly low unemployment rate under five percent.
Homeowners in Castle Rock enjoy more than robust housing and job markets. In addition to the aforementioned Rock Park, Castle Rock is home to many outdoorsy amenities. Go-to places for residents are the Plum Creek Golf Course, the Quarry Mesa Open Space, and the infamous Mini Incline. (Fun fact! In addition to Colorado, Kenneth James Realty has offices in Phoenix and other areas. We’d all enjoy our next teambuilder on the Mini Incline!) There are so many wonderful aspects of living in Castle Rock.
Living in Castle Rock: the Challenges
Although homeownership in Castle Rock may be attractive to some, buyers should be prepared for no public transit system. Personal vehicles are always a convenient way to get around. However, individuals who are concerned with reducing their carbon footprints may prefer a transit system, or even a “bikeability” score higher than the low 40s where it currently rests.
Contact us at Kenneth James Realty and let us know how we can help you with your Castle Rock, Colorado home. Give us your dream home list and we will work hard to make your dreams a reality. Our agents are thorough, professional, and helpful during the exciting and potentially stressful home buying process. Home sellers are also welcome - we are glad to help!