In metro Denver, the hardest part of urban neighborhoods is which one to choose.

The Denver Relocation Guide  has put together a list of Denver’s hottest urban neighborhoods.  For additional information on buying a home in Denver, please visit www.RemaxUrbanProperties.com or contact Lori Abbey directly.


HIGHLANDS

The Highlands is located in West Denver and is bounded by West 38th Avenue, Sheridan Boulevard, 29th Ave, and Federal Boulevard. A few things that the Highlands is known for is the Victorian-era homes and buildings, lush gardens and parks, hip locally owned shops, art galleries, and restaurants, and so much more. What makes this neighborhood so popular is the close proximity to downtown Denver, the access to transportation and main highways that provide easy access to the Rocky Mountains. The shopping, dining, and social scenes give this area a great sense of community making it a sought-after city-center neighborhood.

Average HHI:  $81,311.00

Average Home Price:  $665,454.00

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​LO-HI (LOWER HIGHLANDS)

With 38th Avenue to the north, 23rd Avene to the south, I-25 to the east and Federal Blvd to the west, Lo-Hi has become one of the trendiest neighborhoods in Denver.  Over the last few years, Lo-Hi has developed into a community rich in art, restaurants, shopping and live music.  With the iconic Highlands bridge, giving easy access across I-25, Lo-Hi is home to young professionals, families and active retirees.

Average HHI:  $60,640.00

Average Home Price:  $531,857.00

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SUNNYSIDE

Sunnyside is known as a city-center neighborhood and is located in the northwest part of Denver. It borders the Highland neighborhood and runs from 38th Avenue north to Interstate 70 and from Federal Boulevard east to Inca Street. Sunnyside has seen a great turn around since the late 80s/early 90s. The formation of Sunnyside United Neighbors, Inc. helped in making Sunnyside desirable after a great recession in the 1980s. The neighborhood is zoned mostly for two-story buildings and single family homes, which enables it to retain a lot of the old time character and charm. There are also a lot of new businesses popping up all over Sunnyside such as coffee shops, high end restaurants, craft breweries, and much more.

Average HHI:  $66,495.00

Average Home Price:  $300,000.00

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BERKELEY

Berkeley is located just west of Sunnyside and is bounded by Federal Boulevard, I-70, Sheridan Boulevard, and 38th avenue. Often times, Berkeley is grouped together with the Highlands neighborhood yet they have some differences and are not to be confused. Berkeley contains 2 lakes that are surrounded by parks, a rarity in Denver, they are known as Berkeley Lake Park and Rocky Mountain Lake Park. A lot of the homes in the neighborhood are still original bungalows and ranch-style homes but now we are starting to see brand new structures and stunning remodels being built all throughout Berkeley. The neighborhood’s residents are worth mentioning as well… They bring a great energy and good vibes, electrifying the neighborhood and bringing their own uniqueness to the streets. Be sure not to miss Tennyson Square when you visit Berkeley; known for its restaurants, coffee shops, boutiques, and art.

Average HHI:  $56,837.00

Average Home Price:  $542,112.00

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WASHINGTON PARK

ovingly referred to by local residents as Wash Park, this beloved Denver neighborhood has a 161 acre park for its heart.  Wash Park is home to tree lined streets, 365 days of outdoor recreation and some of Denver’s most beautiful unique homes and restaurants.  Surrounded by some of Denver’s respectable and gorgeous streets, Alameda, Buchtel, University and Downing and immediate access to I-25 and the light rail system, Wash Park is the perfect setting for city and urban life.

Average HHI:  $94,919.00

Average Home Price:  $892,515.00

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CHERRY CREEK

Surrounded by Colorado Blvd, University, 6th Avenue and Cherry Creek Drive, Cherry Creek hosts upscale retail shops, boutiques and art galleries all within walking distance.  With numerous restaurants and bars to choose from, residents enjoy living in luxury townhomes and remodeled “mansion” like bungalows.  The Cherry Creek mall is home to upscale shopping and the area hosts the Cherry Creek Arts Festival every year.  Residents enjoy the 22-mile Cherry Creek recreational path that is easily accessible.

Average HHI:  $128,664.00

Average Home Price:  $985,032.00

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CITY PARK

With the Denver Zoo, Denver Musuem of Nature and Science and Denver’s City Park as a neighbor to the south, the city park neighborhood is a historic area known for the 320 acre park that is the back drop for the perfect picture of the downtown Denver skyline and the beautiful Rocky Mountain in the back ground.  With a rich history and beautiful architecture, City Park is often the home of multi-generational families.

Average HHI:  $37,824.00

Average Home Price:  $892,225.00

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PARK HILL

Nestled within Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd, Quebec, Colfax and Colorado Blvd, the Park Hill neighborhood is known for its mature trees, rose gardens and welcoming residents.  Tucked away, locals enjoy restaurants and shops that are well kept secrets.  Residents enjoy the neighborhoods quiet streets and easy access to City Park, outdoor recreation and downtown Denver.

Average HHI:  $49,004.00

Average Home Price:  $599,612.00

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SLOANS LAKE

Sloan’s Lake neighborhood, also known as SloHi, is bounded by Sheridan Boulevard, Colfax Avenue, Raleigh Street, and 26th Avenue. The neighborhood is known for the new community that is being developed called SLOANS. This new community sits on the old St. Anthony Hospital campus and is expecting 64 Townhomes, a luxury condo project called Lakehouse, over 300 rental units, plenty of restaurants, retail, and much more. Sloan’s Lake is the second largest park in Denver and is a seasonal, year-round home to wildlife and outdoor activities that include jogging and bicycling, as well as fishing and boating on the lake itself. Needless to say, the Sloan’s Lake neighborhood has seen an immense amount of growth which only continues. The housing options offered consist of a wide range… from old to new, rental to purchase, you can find anything here!

Average HHI:  $44,290.00

Average Home Price:  $709,567.00

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JEFFERSON PARK

Jefferson Park is a neighborhood as well as a public park that sits just to the northwest of Denver’s downtown core, and is bounded by Colfax, Speer Boulevard, the Platte River, and Federal Boulevard. This dynamic neighborhood is located centrally, offering the downtown lifestyle right at your fingertips. Founded in 1896 and known for the 6.7-acre park located on West 23rd Avenue and Clay Street as well as being home to Sports Authority Field and the Denver Broncos, Jefferson Park is one of Denver’s most popular neighborhoods. There is now an immense amount of new development and housing being built in Jeff Park, as well as new retail and restaurants. However, don’t be mistaken, this area continues to offer the charm of the old Denver architecture.

Average HHI:  $63,159.00

Average Home Price:  $602,788.00

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STAPLETON

Named for the airport that use to occupy the area, Stapleton has become the newest urban neighborhood in Denver.  Situated within Quebec, Havana, Montview and I-70, Stapleton offers its residents close restaurants, shopping and an easy commute to downtown Denver.  This very family friendly neighborhood is a landscape of detached single family homes and mini-mansions that provide an urban setting with unique character.

Average HHI:  $57,717.00

Average home Price:  $658,577.00

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LOWRY

Home to the former Lowry Air Force Base, Lowry has turned into a family friendly suburban feel, while having close proximity to Denver and it’s many attractions.  Built within the last 10 years within 11th Ave, Alameda, Yosemite and Monaco Parkway, Lowry is a very well planned community that offers local residents shopping, grocery stores and restaurant along with open space for outdoor recreation and a town center for residents to gather.

Average HHI:  $50,657.00

Average Home Price:  $768,346.00

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For more information on the hotttest urban neighborhoods in Denver, please contact the team at Remax Urban Properties.

 

Lori Abbey, Broker/Owner, 720-840-4984

With over 10  years of successful real estate sales experience and hundreds of successful transactions, Lori has been a RE/MAX award winning real estate broker year after year.  Lori is a full service licensed real estate broker in residential, investment property, new construction and a land specialist.  With 20 years of  sales experience and over 10 years as a full time real estate experience, Lori’s knowledge of all phases of the real estate process, sales, negotiations, marketing and development will help you find your Colorado dream home. 

 

Angela Fox, Broker/Owner, 303-246-6629

Friendly, focused and intelligent yet tenacious, well connected and ultra successful, Angela emphasizes both the personal and professional aspects of real estate.  She likes people and believes that a solid working relationship is based on respect, friendship and face to face interactions; by understanding her clients, Angela provides outstanding personalized customer service. Angela is aggressive in her negotiations coupled with being an excellent communicator.  Angela Sells a house on average every 10 days, giving her a superior edge of over competition and a strong grasp on the local and current real estate market.

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