An eclectic city with one of the most extensive trail systems in the country, Boulder is surrounded by 31,000 acres of open space.
An eclectic city with one of the most extensive trail systems in the country, Boulder is surrounded by more than 31,000 acres of recreational open space and nature preserves. The community of nearly 104,000 (including 29,000 students) offers a sophisticated, casual environment where you can enjoy top tier restaurants, music, art, theater and the renowned Pearl Street walking mall. The unique blend of vibrant culture and outdoor fun makes Boulder County real estate a highly sought after area in Colorado.
Since its incorporation in 1871, Boulder has been known for its history of colorful characters, actions, and ideas. Live music is a staple of bustling outdoor areas, as well as in the many concert halls such as the Boulder Theater, the Fox Theatre, and the classic Macky Auditorium; while the Boulder International Film Festival and Shootout 24 Hour Filmmaking Festival attract film enthusiasts nationwide. Our Boulder real estate agents can point out even more of the many famous landmarks that make us unique.
Boulder was listed by Forbes magazine as the "Smartest City" of 2008 - the University of Colorado boasts a Tier 1 research institution and four Nobel laureates; the National Center for Atmospheric Research, the Colorado Chautauqua and Naropa Institute are among our other well known academic, scientific and cultural organizations. Boulder is home to many major employers such as Google, IBM, and Lockheed Martin; as well as many innovative food and retail companies, and was recently rated the #1 Sports Town in America by Outside Magazine.
Our well-rounded community offers many events that support our international flavor - the Conference on World Affairs, the Bolder Boulder 10K, the Colorado Shakespeare Festival and MahlerFest. Our dedication to environmental awareness also makes us one of the greenest cities in America, and a model city for Open Space and Growth Control. Boulder real estate, with significant and consistent value in a unique cultural community, offers a truly distinctive living experience. With such cultural diversity, Boulder real estate has something to offer anyone and everyone.