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Centennial Real Estate & Homes for Sale in Colorado
Centennial, Colorado, is located south and southeast of Denver in Arapahoe County and is one of the newest cities in the area. It is a city/suburb just adjacent to southeast Denver. Founded in 2001 and named after Colorado's nickname, "The Centennial State", approximately 103,000 people reside in Centennial. The housing market in Centennial encompasses a wide selection of quiet residential areas, suburban homes, foreclosures, new homes for sale, and modern, smartly planned business corridors from Broadway to E-470. (more)
Residents value their proximity to lively downtown Denver and exciting mountain ski areas. Students are served by two public school systems, the Cherry Creek School District and Littleton Public Schools. Private schools, such as Belleview Christian School and Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran School, provide alternate educational choices.
Recreational enthusiasts can pursue a variety of activities at Centennial's 14 parks and recreational districts. Arapahoe County Recreational District, South Suburban Parks and Recreation and Arapahoe Parks and Recreation are the city's primary recreational districts. The 880-acre lake at nearby Cherry Creek Lake State Park is a favorite location for water sports lovers, as well as hikers and bikers. Hikers and climbers enjoy Rocky Mountain National Park, which is within 100 miles northwest of Denver.
Price Range of Centennial Houses for Sale
The Centennial real estate market offers an excellent selection of single-family homes and a moderate selection of Arapahoe County condominiums and townhouses. Older, traditional, ranch-style homes with large yards and mature trees, newer homes on golf courses, estate properties, and stunning town home developments can all be found in Centennial as well. (more)
Prices for homes in Centennial start from $155,000 to the upper $800,000s for larger estate properties with five bedrooms and a few acres. Some of Centennial's homes boast scenic mountain and/or city views. Real estate properties in Centennial with at least five bedrooms can be priced as high as several million dollars. Condos in Centennial range from $100,000 for units with one or two bedrooms to $475,000 for those with three or four bedrooms. A variety of well designed communities, award-winning school systems, and superb recreational facilities provide a strong sense of community and a wonderful quality of life in Centennial!
Centennial, Colorado Average Home Sizes and Asking Prices
If you are looking to work with a Realtor who can show you the best properties in Centennial, CO, Angela Matzke of Colorado Home Finder Realty is ready to go to work for you. With Angela attending promptly and professionally to your needs, your home buying or selling experience will be a success. Angela understands that constant communication is important for both your peace of mind and for your transaction. Let Angela Matzke handle all the negotiating for you so that you can enjoy your real estate experience. Contact her today to learn how you can become her next success story!
Centennial Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of September 1st, 2014: homes priced around $397,425 compared to $397,425 the previous week, to remain steady with no change in listing price. For Monday, September 1st, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.06%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.17%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.62%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 3.67%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Centennial CO. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in Centennial to help you find the best home!