Lakewood Real Estate
As the biggest city in Jefferson County and the fifth largest in Colorado, Lakewood is conveniently located about 10 minutes from both Denver and the mountains. Named by the National Civic League as an All-American City in 2011, Lakewood has all kinds of housing options available from condominiums to gorgeous custom homes.
Lakewood is a great location for an active Colorado lifestyle with its 100 outstanding parks, four recreation centers and many miles of hiking paths. Often referred to as ‘the jewel of Lakewood,’ Bear Creek Lake Park delivers majestic views and lots of great options for camping, boating, fishing, hiking and biking.
The Lakewood Cultural Center features a theatre performances, art exhibitions and wide range of classes. Another Lakewood landmark is Casa Bonita, the Mexican restaurant famous for its cliff diver shows, shops, arcade and activities for kids.
The development of the Belmar neighborhood and shopping district a few years ago gave Lakewood an updated downtown feel. Complete with a lofts, upscale condos, a movie theatre, a bowling alley, and excellent shopping and dining experiences, Belmar is the now a focal point for local entertainment. During summer months, Belmar hosts fruit vendors and a food market. In the winter, the same area turns into an ice rink.
The median home value in Lakewood, CO is $359,900. This is higher than the county median home value of $350,900. The national median home value is $185,800. The average price of homes sold in Lakewood, CO is $359,900. Approximately 55.37% of Lakewood homes are owned, compared to 40.24% rented, while 4.39% are vacant. Lakewood real estate listings include condos, townhomes, and single family homes for sale. Commercial properties are also available. If you see a property you’re interested in, contact us today!