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Lafayette Homes and Real Estate
Made up of a little over nine square miles, Lafayette, CO is a great place to call home. Offering small town charm along with everyday convenience, it is easy to see why people love to start their house hunt here. Lafayette is filled with diverse neighborhoods and fun-loving neighbors that are ready to welcome you to your new home. Lafayette’s location, accessibility, and high quality of life combine to make the City a desirable location for residential, commercial, and light-industrial development. Lafayette’s festivals bring thousands of people to Lafayette each year. Their award winning Oatmeal Fest, July 4th Celebration, Peach Fest, Brew Fest & Art Nights Out promote that sense of community and small town atmosphere cherished by our residents and visitors.
The Lafayette City Council sums up Lafayette this way: ” Lafayette’s panoramic view of the Rocky Mountains inspires our view into the future. We value our heritage, our unique neighborhoods, a vibrant economy, and active lifestyles. We envision a future that mixes small town livability with balanced growth and superior City services.”
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Lafayette Real Estate Market
Lafayette boasts a wide array of neighborhood types, and offers something for everyone. Charming Old Town Lafayette offers historic homes within walking distance to downtown. The beautiful Indian Peaks Golf Course community offers homes ranging from townhomes to luxury homes. You’ll find any type of home in this market including historic homes, luxury, golf course, acreage, and modern new communities, as well as townhouse and condo properties.
The Lafayette real estate market experienced strong growth over the past few years, as home buyers and investors alike have taken notice of Lafayette and it’s developing downtown “Old Town” area. Inventory has been decreasing while the volume of transactions has increased. We’ve seen some leveling off this year; however, Lafayette will continue to become more popular with home buyers who find Boulder and Louisville unaffordable.
Lafayette Community Highlights
- Top ranking on many lists including Best Green City (#7), Best City for Teleworking (#1) and Most Secure Place to Live (#2).
- Just 30 minutes to Denver International Airport and about 35 minutes to downtown Denver.
- Nearby top-rated medical facilities include Good Samaritan Medical Center, South Pointe Medical and Metro Urgent Care.
- A Quaint Old Town charm with many new restaurants and shops.
- 19 community parks, 20 miles of trails, 323 acres of open space, a recreation center, golf course, recreational lake, and the new Great Outdoors Water Park.
- Longmont is located within Boulder County. Compared with the other cities in the county, Longmont has the highest number of people who both live and work in the city.
Lafayette Neighborhood and Community Amenities
Lafayette is a forward thinking and growing community that takes pride in its small town atmosphere. It is a community of 28,000 nestled in the rolling hills of Colorado’s magnificent Front Range. Location is one of Lafayette’s major assets. Found in the southeast Boulder County, Lafayette is 18 miles north of Denver and 10 miles east of Boulder. Lafayette is close enough to these metro cities to enjoy their entertainment and amenities, but still far enough away to keep its distinct home town feeling and that quality of life that its residents treasure. If you want to shop, Lafayette is the place. There are a variety of products and services available right in town – including major retail department stores to quaint specialty shops.
Lafayette provides a wide variety of cultural and recreational opportunities. The city has built a world-class recreational center and is home to 14 neighborhood parks that offer such diverse activities as boat rentals, picnic facilities, jogging/fitness trails, outdoor swimming pools, picnic and play areas, tennis courts, and athletic fields. Beginners and golf fanatics alike enjoy playing Lafayette’s highly-rated championship Indian Peaks Golf Course, designed by Hale Irwin.
Lafayette Real Estate Agents
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Contact The DeBakker Group at RE/MAX Alliance to get more information about buyer or seller representation in Lafayette. Planning to get involved in the Colorado real estate market? Review our Comparative Market Analysis (CMA) form to see your Lafayette property value estimate within minutes.