Northwest Albuquerque & Northwest Heights Real Estate & Homes for Sale
Northwest Albuquerque encompasses the northwest mesa area of Bernalillo County, west of the Rio Grande River and north of I-40 to the county line. This is the fastest growing area in the city of Albuquerque. The residential neighborhoods and commercial areas in Paradise Hills and Northwest Heights are built on land that was originally part of large ranches and land holdings dating from the 1600s. Real estate options in Northwest Albuquerque and Northwest Heights consist of single-family homes, condominiums and townhomes.(more)
Northwest Albuquerque and Northwest Heights residents enjoy the wide, open spaces and country feel of the area, and have the benefit of easy access to the city's amenities. Other open areas in Northwest Albuquerque include city parks and the 4,300-acre Rio Grande Valley State Park. The Rio Grande bosque (Spanish for woods) along the Rio Grande River in the state park forms a wetland of large cottonwood trees, coyote willow and New Mexico olive, creating a habitat for beaver, numerous bird species, and turtles. Trails for horses, hiking, biking and walking are found throughout the area. The city parks offer tennis courts, swimming pools, athletic fields, a shooting range, a skateboard park, off-leash dog areas, and sports leagues for children and adults.
New Mexico recreational activities include caving, rock climbing, camping, golfing, rafting, kayaking, snorkeling, fishing, cross-country skiing, downhill skiing, snowmobiling, snowboarding and snowshoeing. Albuquerque Public Schools serves the educational needs of the children living in Northwest Albuquerque. The University of New Mexico offers undergraduate and graduate degrees as well as continuing education classes.
Local Real Estate Market: Price Range of NW Albuquerque & NW Heights Homes
Northwest Albuquerque residential real estate consists of single-family homes, condominiums and townhomes. Single-family homes in Paradise Hills are priced from the low $100,000s to the $700,000s. Northwest Heights homes range from below $100,000 to over $1 million. Condominiums and townhomes start below $100,000 in Paradise Hills and Northwest Heights. Lots and land are available for custom building.
Northwest Albuquerque and Northwest Heights, New Mexico Average Home Sizes and Asking Prices
If you're thinking about making the move to the Albuquerque metropolitan region, be sure to get in touch with Tara Hardern first. As the Associate Broker of Keller Williams Realty's Albuquerque office, Tara has access to an infinite number of resources and technological tools to ensure that your next sale or purchase will be a success. She is joined by fellow agents Misty Montes and Nicole Dicken. Together, this team is focused on providing their clients with exceptional services while meeting and exceeding their expectations.
Prior to real estate, Tara worked in the banking industry for over 11 years where she handled loans for insured investments. Her previous career has helped Tara gain valuable knowledge in helping her clients by putting them in the best financial position when purchasing their home. Further, Tara is experience in rehabbing properties and because she is a local resident, she can give you a tour of what Northwest Albuquerque and Northwest Heights has to offer, from its unique neighborhoods and schools, to the area's recreational playgrounds and civic opportunities.
Tara has received the Rookie of the Year award her first year in the business. Since then she has had the pleasure of helping countless clients achieve their homeownership goals. Contact her today to learn how you can become her next success story.
Northwest Albuquerque and Northwest Heights Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of November 17th, 2014: homes priced around $240,583 compared to $240,583 the previous week, to remain steady with no change in listing price. For Friday, November 21st, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.00%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.10%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.21%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 3.76%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Northwest Albuquerque and Northwest Heights NM. 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 Northwest Albuquerque and Northwest Heights to help you find the best home!