Glenwood Springs is located just 48 miles from Aspen and about an hour to Grand Junction going west and an hour to Vail going east. It is at the crossroads of all these communities and feeling the housing demand from all of them.
Aspen and Vail are pushing towards Glenwood Springs because of skiing and their recreational appeal with visitors. Grand Junction, Parachute/ Battlement Mesa, and Rifle are pushing demand towards Glenwood Springs because of the demand for oil, coal, and other energy. People hired by energy companies are moving in to every town between Grand Junction and Glenwood Springs pushing up housing prices along the I-70 corridor.
Glenwood Springs real estate has become the pinnacle of all its neighbors. This leads to long term success for real estate investments in the area.
Glenwood Springs since the turn of the century in the 1900’s has been famous for the Glenwood Hot Springs. This continues to be a great local and tourist attraction. In the early 1990’s, Glenwood Springs got a Wal-Mart and it became the shopping destination for the entire Roaring Fork Valley. In 2005, Glenwood Springs added a whole new commercial shopping experience at the New Glenwood Meadows shopping area. This area located off of I-70 in West Glenwood is home to Target, Lowes, Chilis, Bed, Bath, and Beyond, etc.. and is across the highway from the Glenwood Springs indoor mall (anchored by JC Penneys and K-Mart). Glenwood Springs also has two full size supermarkets, City Market and Safeway.
They also have a good variety of restaurants. In 2004, A new attraction the Fairy Caves was opened that has a gondola that takes you to crystal caves to explore. Lastly, Glenwood has its own ski area, Ski Sunlight, located 45 minutes up 4 mile canyon. Sunlight has added advanced terrain over the years and is marketed as a family ski resort. Glenwood Springs is growing up 4 mile canyon with many new housing developments. 4 mile canyon offers the best deals on land and houses in Glenwood Springs. It is difficult to find a nice home under $500K in Glenwood Springs. Cardiff Glenn developed by Village Homes and Ironbridge Homes may be your best option.
Please contact me, Roget Kuhn, an Aspen and Snowmass real estate agent to take advantage of all that Glenwood Springs has to offer in a real estate purchase. Glenwood Springs has unlimited potential for real estate appreciation over the long run because of its incredible location between Aspen and Vail. Feel free to contact me by email firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone (970) 319-9719.
Please contact me now for great opportunities in Aspen Real Estate and Snowmass Real Estate. Please also contact me now for more information on rentals in Aspen and Snowmass Village or see my website www.aspen-snowmass-realestate.com .
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Roget Kuhn Owner/ Broker-Realtor
“An Honest Approach to Real Estate and Rentals”
Aspen Snowmass Real Estate
303 1/2 E. Main St.
Aspen, CO 81611