Public transportation is a big deal in Denver. The expansion of the Denver Light Rail system provides commuters with multiple options for getting into the heart of the city, traveling to Denver International Airport, moving up Sixth Avenue, commuting to the Denver Tech Center, or heading home to several neighborhoods surrounding and to the south of Denver. Denver's commitment to the light rail system and public transit in general has actually increased the value of homes and condos along the light rail corridors. Light rail trains in Denver provide access to:
6th Avenue West
Lincoln Ave. to the South
Expansion of the light rail system includes connections to Denver International Airport, along I-70 and potentially even the Boulder Turnpike. Light rail trains essentially connect all parts of Denver and the Metro Area with plans for several more enhancements. The light rail system in Denver is one of the most advanced and convenient in the nation and represents a unique value for owners of real estate along the train route. This type of infrastructure is an enormous capital investment in the people, businesses, neighborhoods and communities of Denver.
For Homes on Denver's Light Rail, Contact Kenna Real Estate.
Owning a home near the Denver Light Rail adds to property value with increased accessibility, convenience and profile. Kenna Real Estate has offered real estate services in this area for many years and has seen firsthand the impact of the light rail to home values. Likewise if you are a commuter who needs to travel downtown every day for work, Kenna can present you with your options for homes and condos along the train route.
There are condominiums, homes, townhouses, lofts, and apartments right next door to many of the light rail stops. Developers are able to charge a premium along these transit routes. Many of the light rail stations are situated in up and coming neighborhoods like Wash Park, Greenwood Village, Lone Tree, Littleton, and the funky neighborhood at Louisiana and Pearl. Light rail stations include:
16th St. Mall
Mile High Stadium
Dry Creek Road
Park Meadows Mall
Denver Tech Center
University of Denver
Aspen Grove Mall
Lakewood Federal Center
Parker and I-225
Cherry Creek State Park
Offices and Shops
The light rail train system is operated by The Denver Regional Transportation District or RTD and is part of a larger system of public transit that serves over 2300 square miles and over 300,000 riders per day. RTD has been operating the local bus system since its inception in 1969 and has plans for additional trains and expanded lines. Public transportation is alive and well in Denver and continues to drive real estate values up. This is just one way that the people of Denver are fighting air pollution, and reinvesting in their community, offering clean and safe public transportation at reasonable prices. Kenna Real Estate keeps a close eye on the light rail system and RTD's plan for expansion because additional lines are sure to increase property values wherever they are installed. Investors should also take note as buying property near a future light rail station is a good bet.
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Listing information last updated on March 25th, 2017 at 9:34pm MDT.
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