Arvada HUD Homes For Sale
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HUD Homes For Sale in Arvada, CO
Arvada is just seven miles north of downtown Denver and almost in reach of the mountains, which dominate the skyline. This closeness to the countryside makes it a very desirable community in which to settle, and it is still less than a half hour?s drive into the city. With a thriving business community and diverse choice of housing, including foreclosures in all price brackets, the market for Arvada HUD owned homes is very attractive to families wishing to move out of Denver while still having to commute. Government Homes represent the best option for a range of housing choices at affordable prices.
Homes in Arvada are valued on average at around $540,000, about 9.5% below the median Colorado house prices. HUD Homes in Arvada can sell considerably lower than the normal market price. They offer the best solution for families with a limited budget, but who need to up-size to accommodate a growing family.
Including both public and private schools, Arvada has an average 18:1 student/teacher ratio, about 4% above the Colorado average. There are 35 public and 7 private schools in Arvada. Topping the Great Schools ratings at a maximum of 10, the Meiklejohn Elementary School, West Woods Elementary School and Ralston Senior High School attest to the high standards demanded by teachers, school boards and students in the city. Ralston Senior High School has been highly successful since it opened in 2000, with strong academic achievements and athletic and artistic programs that have won state championships and awards for the school.
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Dining and Shopping in Arvada
Olde Town Arvada is known for its charming turn-of-the-century atmosphere. Whether you are looking for an elegant and intimate evening meal or a tasty snack, the Olde Town has something to suit your needs. You can relax over a coffee, or take breakfast or lunch at any time of day in the Bread Winners Cafe on Grandview Avenue, or taste the brews at the Arvada Beer Company?s tasting room. Bella Bistro offers great tastes of Italy on Ralston Road, and for those with a sweet tooth, just along the road there?s satisfaction to be found at Cheesecake Therapy. Olde Town epitomizes the American Main Street. Variety is the word when exploring its shops and galleries: you can find anything from the best fly fishing tackle at Charlie's Flybox to a treasure trove of books, Indian crafts and greetings cards at Book Cranny.
Olde Town Arvada has three theaters that put on a variety of shows and music concerts. On summer Thursday evenings there are free concerts by local bands at the Arvada Center Amphitheater, which also puts on classical concerts such as 2014?s Mozart Under Moonlight, featuring the Colorado Symphony Orchestra. Other special events include the Harvest Festival and Parade, held every September, the Festival of Scarecrows, which fills the town with scarecrows every October, and the Gold Strike Festival, which celebrates the first discovery of gold in Colorado.
Parks and Recreation
Arvada is well placed to enjoy the beautiful Colorado countryside, and its open spaces, parks and hiking trails invite exploration of its rich natural resources. The Ralston-Central Park has recently opened in the center of Arvada with 20 acres of open space where there are paved pathways, a volleyball sand-pit, pool and spray-park, and a covered picnic area. There are four golf courses in Arvada, at West Woods, Indian Tree, Lake Arbor and Stoney Creek. West Woods features three different courses providing challenges for golfers with different levels of skill. Indian Tree Golf Club has a top quality par-70, 18-hole course, driving range and putting green; it also has a fine restaurant with a banqueting service. Lake Arbor and Stoney Creek similarly offer a classic golf experience in oases of tranquillity that make the most of their beautiful settings, the latter being a public 9-hole course ideal for beginners to the game.
Arvada HUD homes are FHA loans that foreclosed and are owned by the Federal Government. Arvada HUD Homes are managed by the Department of Housing and Urban Development. When a Arvada home insured by the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) is foreclosed upon, HUD takes possession of the property and sells it through the Arvada MLS® for fair market price. These lower prices make Arvada HUD homes very affordable, which is great for all buyers looking for a second home, first-time buyers, or just anyone searching for a Good deal on Arvada HUD Owned Real Estate.