Nestled in the lush, green foothills of the Rocky Mountains just south of Denver lies the serene suburb of Littleton, CO. Here you'll find a variety of upscale properties for sale ranging from spacious, multi-level homes situated on hillside lots with breathtaking views to sprawling estates in secluded, gated communities. Despite their differences, all of the carefully-appointed neighborhoods within Littleton's city limits offer desirable amenities that aren't often found elsewhere including equestrian clubs, green spaces and connections to multiple hiking trails.
It's not uncommon to see deer or elk wandering through the open spaces and tree-lined yards found in Ken Caryl, Acres Green or any of the other neighborhoods that make up Littleton. This punctuates the pastoral charm and easy elegance of this mountainside city. It's location on the South Platte River also yields plenty of recreation opportunities among the small lakes and reservoirs; yet, residents don't have to drive far to enjoy the urban conveniences in the Denver-Aurora metropolitan area. Littleton is located at the junction of Highway 470 and Route 85, for quick and easy access to shopping at renowned retailers, dining at Zagat-rated restaurants, working at major corporations or watching a Broncos game at Mile High Stadium. The RTD light rail system also makes commuting to and from Littleton a breeze.
Whether you prefer the maintenance-free lifestyle of a modest townhome in Highlands Ranch or a grander home on the green of Arrowhead Gold Club, Littleton is a great place to live during all stages of your life. The neighborhoods found within the 13 square miles of land have earned numerous accolades and national attention. Acres of parks, an affordable cost of living and a high graduation rate make it a great place to raise a family, while the chic retirement communities for seniors make it a great place to spend the later years of life. Young and old alike bond during community events that include a series of outdoor concerts in the summer, Western Welcome Week in the early fall, and the annual Candlelight Walk and Tree Lighting in the winter. The diversity of the four seasons also makes Littleton a desirable place to live. This mountain town offers a variety of unique housing options a close-knit ambiance that you won't find in other Denver suburbs.