Master planned communities are becoming more popular with homebuyers, because they offer the convenience of living in a neighborhood as well as amenities, parks and shopping centers close by. A few of the best master planned communities in Colorado Springs are Cordera, The Farm, Flying Horse and Gold Hill Mesa.
Cordera - Northeast Colorado Springs
Cordera is located in the Northeastern section of Colorado Springs and the architectural styles of the houses as well as the elevation option and color options allow homeowners to avoid living in a community where all of the houses look the same. There are many cul-de-sac streets throughout the community and the landscaping program is excellent. Families will enjoy playing in the storybook themed parks and walking along the multiple trails. The community center has a heated outdoor pool and a five acre lawn for families to use. Adults can utilize the fitness equipment inside the fitness center and take one of the many different fitness classes offered. Cordera organizes many events, programs and parties for the community, so that everyone can spend time together inside the neighborhood.
Visit: Cordera's official website
The Farm - North Colorado Springs
The Farm brings the outdoors to a master planned community with this small and intimate neighborhood development. To the West of the houses, everyone has a clear view of the mountains. The Farm has many miles of recreational trails that connect to the parks in the community. A few of the trails even link to the New Santa Fe Region Trail, so that more adventurous people can easily bike ride through the surrounding areas. The Farm has a gathering place for everyone to meet. The gathering place has a clubhouse and fitness room as well as an outdoor swimming pool. The wooden dock at the lake is the perfect place for fishing and launching a canoe or kayak. Many families will enjoy picnics down at the lake and roasting marshmallows at the fire pit as the sun is setting at night.
Visit: The Farm's official website
Flying Horse - North Colorado Springs
Flying Horse is a master planned community and resort all in one at the Northern part of Colorado Springs. Every elegant home has a spectacular view and everyone is able to play golf on the 18-hole golf course that was designed by Tom Weiskopf. Both the clubhouse and spa have European influences, so that people can relax in luxury. There is a school campus located inside the community as well as a lodge where guests can stay.
Gold Hill Mesa - near Old Colorado City and Bear Creek Regional Park
Gold Hill Mesa offers homeowners unique options for their homes however each home has modern features and a front porch. The community center is the heart of this community and homeowners often meet at the center to sit by the fireplace or play a game of pool. The fitness center has fitness equipment as well as fitness classes either at the center or outside in nature. Bear Creek Park is a short distance from Gold Hill Mesa and people can walk their easily. The park has playgrounds, tennis courts, a dog park and miles of hiking trails.
Families are choosing master planned communities for all of the conveniences that they have to offer. These communities are also some of the safest places to live and raise children.