Powers Corridor Homes for Sale
About Powers Corridor
Located in the north-eastern area of Colorado Springs, Power Corridor is a region known for offering affordable houses and convenient access to many local amenities in the fast-developing downtown Colorado Springs area.
The Power Corridors region sits on the northeastern edge of Colorado Springs and got its name in the early sixties from the Powers Boulevard, which runs the length of the area and is a major North-South highway within Colorado Springs and used to be the most notable things about the area!
Now, the Powers Corridor region is a fast-growing and diverse community with a bustling retail and commercial sector and various local features.
It provides convenient access to Colorado Spring’s flourishing downtown, where there is a wide variety of shopping centers, restaurants, healthcare options, fitness centers, as well as many types entertainment, including theaters, museums, and art galleries. But you don’t have to go downtown to shop if you don’t want to; there are many great retail and grocery stores all within 5 minutes of the Powers Corridor neighborhood.
The Cinemark University campus, right off of Powers Blvd., is a great destination for dining, shopping, or even watching a movie. The campus even hosts a Farmer's Market and a variety of other community activities in the summer.
Living so close to Powers Blvd. also affords easy access to many of Colorado’s military installations and the Colorado Springs airport, which gives the area its diversity. Fort Carson Army Base is the largest employer in the state, making the Powers Corridor one of the most popular areas to buy a house for military families and others who are employed by the military.
The Powers Corridor region is a somewhat sprawling suburban area that offers a vast selection of homes in many well-established and traditional neighborhoods. There are also a few new subdivisions with opportunities to expand further. The area’s fast-paced market makes it one of the more affordable communities to buy or sell a house in Colorado Springs. Its housing market provides many different types of homes, from small, single-family homes to larger, ranch-style houses.
A wide variety of peaceful, secluded, and family-friendly subdivisions are nestled in the Powers Corridor area. Although Powers Corridor allows easy access to downtown, that doesn’t mean there aren’t any neighborhood amenities! The area has a thriving community and offers a variety of outdoors activities and amenities within its subdivisions.
Colorado Springs has been named one of the top 10 best cities to live in the U.S. It’s central location and peaceful environment, and safety makes the Powers Corridor area a great spot for a growing family. It’s nearness to college campuses and the downtown’s urban area, as well as its general safety, make it a great place for college students as well.