Fairfax Homes for Sale
Located in the Briargate area in the northeast of Colorado Springs is the mature neighborhood of Fairfax. The Fairfax neighborhood tends to attract mostly young families due to the quick, convenient access to Powers Blvd that makes getting nearly anywhere in Colorado Springs easily accessible. This neighborhood was developed around the Prairie Hills Elementary School and Fairfax Park that are situated in the heart of the neighborhood. Fairfax is not only attractive because of the convenience of access amenities and the ease of commutes but, the neighborhood also offers stellar views of the Rocky Mountains and plenty of outdoor recreation anyone can enjoy.
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Living in Fairfax
The Promenade Shops at Briargate offers plenty of open-air storefront shopping, coffee shops, and dining options to enjoy a night or day out. So get out and enjoy the local Briarsgate Farmer's Market, pick up some healthy food options for your family, or even your pet with some homemade dog treats. Aside from shopping, why not get out and enjoy nature by walking one of the many trails that connect the nearby neighborhoods.
Within Fairfax itself is the neighborhood park, Fairfax Park is a 5.1 handicap accessible park that offers a basketball court, soccer fields, picnic shelter and a playground right in the center of the neighborhood. The Frank Castello Park is another accessible park to the Fairfax neighborhood offering open spaces, outdoor recreation and a nature preserve. There are miles of walking trails that pass through Frank Castello Park connecting to other neighborhoods and areas to explore. Buckskin Charlie Park offers grassy areas, basebal diamond, playground, basketball court, small pavilion and picnic tables. The south section of Fairfax has Cottonwood Creek snaking its way through the neighborhood.
Schools in Fairfax
Academy School District 20 serves the residents of Fairfax. This school district maintains 7 high schools, 8 middle schools, and 22 elementary schools with additional charter and alternative schools.
Academy School District 20 is one of the largest and most popular school districts in El Paso County. According to Greatschools.org, Timberview Middle School as given an exceptional 8/10 rating, Academy Online School, Challenger Middle School, and The Classical Academy Charter School were all given 7/10 ratings, Liberty High School and Prairie Hills Elementary School were rated 6/10, and Aspen Valley High School was rated 4/10.
These are just a sampling of what the Academy School District can offer the Fairfax residents.
Homes in Fairfax
The Fairfax neighborhood began having homes built in the mid-'80s to late 90's making the mature landscaping very appealing to the eye. Residents of Fairfax have taken the opportunity to put their personal touches and update their homes. Single-family homes that vary in style, size, and price are found throughout Fairfax. Ranch style and two-story homes commonly found in Fairfax range in size anywhere from 1,200 square feet up to 3,700 square feet. Affordability is a major attraction to the Fairfax neighborhood with home prices ranging from approximately $350,000 to around $500,000.
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