Westminster, Colorado Homes for Sale and Real Estate
About Westminster, Colorado
If you are looking for reasonably priced homes in Colorado, you may want to give a second look at homes in Westminster. Similar to the “Mile High” city of Denver, Westminster has an incredible elevation of 5,300+ feet. A home in Westminster is a home in the clouds. Unlike Denver, the population of Westminster is only 115,000, so you can experience all of the joys of high elevation living without the hustle and bustle of a big city.
Home Options in Westminster
With a summer 2022 median price of $580,000, are homes in Westminster in your price range? There are a number of condos regularly available under $350,000 (subject to change) as well.
Condos in Westminster may be apartment or townhouse style. Condos are great for homeowners that prefer low maintenance and a built-in community of neighbors. Prospectors Point has floor plans of various sizes and is conveniently located near the Denver Boulder Turnpike, Water World, and Sherwood Park.
Single family homes in Westminster have modest architecture that includes brick, siding, and neutral paint colors. Some homes in Westminster feature the sunken living rooms that are popular in many nearby communities. Trees are mature, lawns are well manicured, and the sky views are absolutely stunning.
Living in Westminster: the Good
Amenities abound in Westminster! Downtown Westminster has an abundance of restaurants and events alike, along with four hours of free parking. Outdoorsy types (and who in Colorado isn’t?) will enjoy day trips to Standley Lake and Adventure Golf and Raceway. Indoor venues include the Butterfly Pavilion and numerous restaurants. Finally, “Fido” and “Fifi” will wag their tails and stretch their legs at the Westminster Hills Off-leash Dog Park.
Another good thing about living in Westminster is a robust employment market. Major industries include health care, technical services, and educational service. In fact, education is ingrained in Westminster society with personalized education in its public school system. Post-secondary institutions include the University of Colorado Boulder and Front Range Community College.
Living in Westminster: the Challenges
Do you like snow? You will need to if you live in Westminster! The average snowfall is more than 60” per year. If you are not used to driving in the snow, you may want to invest in a safety course so that you adapt well to snowy driving. You will also need to adapt your culinary pursuits for high elevation.
A home in Westminster may be just right for your family. If it is, you will want to connect with us. We are familiar with the Westminster market and enjoy showing off the great amenities the city has to offer. The nuances of the Westminster housing market deserve your perusal, and we look forward to walking this road with you.