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Benefits of Moving to a Home in University Park in Denver

April 11, 2016

During your home search, University Park in Denver is a great community to buy in. When working with your realty company, this area has many pros for you and your family when considering a new place to move. Learn the history of University Park on the Denver Library’s website, and learn about why it is a great area for you to choose.
  1. Statistics:  There are almost 7500 residents in the University Park community with the average age being 44. It is a great place for families with great schools. In fact, the schools have a nine out of ten rating according to Great Schools. Plus, because of their wellness program, they are also known for being one of the healthiest schools.
  2. Location: University Park is in the square space of neighborhood in the middle of I-25 and Iliff Avenue and University and Colorado Boulevard. It is located very close to Observatory Park in Denver, only home prices in University Park are typically less. It is also close to Denver University’s campus. This neighborhood is also 10 to 15 minutes away from downtown Denver, which is great for those who love the city but would prefer to live in a suburban area with an urban feel. Also, because it is so close to the city, it is the perfect area for those who prefer a walkable area. It is also roughly 40 minutes away from the Denver International Airport.
  3. Types and Styles of Homes: Thanks to its historic roots, many of the homes in University Park are Victorian-style. Also, being close to a campus, you can find a wide variety of homes from small one-bedrooms to large multi-level single-family homes. This is also a great area for those who are looking to buy properties to rent.  Some residents are finding places to build in University Park in Denver, or are renovating older homes.
  4. Entertainment and Shopping: The area has quite a few popular restaurants that are walking or driving distance from The Garlic Knot and Ali Baba Grill to Jazzman’s Café and Ginza Sushi and Grill. There are a variety of restaurants so you can find the place that fits what sounds good to you. Plus, being close to a college campus, there are also several great dessert and coffee spots. Another great thing to check out in University Park is the Chamberlin Observatory. Drop in weekly or even monthly for events held by the Denver Astronomical Society. It was renovated in 2008 but still has the historic charm and feel for a fun and educational experience.
If you are ready to move to the University Park area, Elevation Realty can help. We provide our clients with the personalized attention they deserve. With us, you will have the most reliable and up-to-date information to help you make the best decision on where to move. Learn the latest University Park market trends and give us a call at 303-579-3566 to get started!