Skyway Homes For Sale
Skyway is an incredible neighborhood in the Broadmoor area. This spectacular community is situated in the foothills in southwest Colorado Springs dead smack on the mountainside below the amazing Rocky Mountain Front Range to the West of the city of Colorado Springs. Skyway boasts many options but mostly single-family and one thing you can count on in Skyway is a great view. Whether you are in Upper Skyway near Gold Camp road or further down towards Cresta Blvd or near Cheyenne Mountain High School there is something for everyone in the Skyway neighborhood. As an added bonus you will be in amazing proximity to world-class hiking, mountain biking and trails for many many miles to living next to one of the two 5 star hotels in all of Colorado the Skyway neighborhood is one of the top places to live in the city of Colorado Springs.
BROWSE COLORADO SPRINGS COMMUNITIES
The real estate market in the Skyway area is known for beautiful homes with incredible views. From multi-million dollar mansions built near Gold Camp road with some of the best views of the city to neighborhoods built in the 1970s, 1980s, and 1990s with updated fixtures and situated in one of the top school districts in the state. The homes for sale in Skyway Colorado Springs have always been in high demand due to the incredible access to wild spaces, high-quality schools as well as easy access to Downtown Colorado Springs and Manitou Springs as well as the mountains via Colorado State Highway 24. Additionally, there are many attractions in and around the Colorado Springs area. With incredible Museums, Wild Spaces and awesome Annual Events.
Skyway homes fall within the Broadmoor neighborhood. Skyway is built on a hilly mountainside, which offers absolutely incredible views of the gorgeous surrounding area. Single-family homes are most prevalent in the Skyway real estate market while many of these properties offer more than just a good view. Many of the amenities you will find in Skyway include big outdoor areas as well as updated kitchens, expansive windows and vaulted ceilings.
Skyway homes include both common property amenities, however, there are many homes in the area that offer much more than the common amenities. Here is a list of features you can expect to find in a home in the Skyway area:
- Expansive grounds with landscaping
- RV/Boat Storage with workshop
- Updated Kitchen a breakfast bar and Wet Bar
- Crown Molding, French Doors, vaulted ceilings and more
Additionally, imagine yourself in a place where no matter where you look you see nature. Surrounded by Bear Creek Park, North Cheyenne Canon Parka as well as Stratton Open Space you have such an asset being so close to these incredible while and open spaces. From some of the best mountain biking around to incredible wildlife watching and hiking. To be able to step out of your door and be in a natural area is quite the treat and such an amenity for those wishing to gain some solitude and get some exercise or just enjoy the fresh smell nature provides. These homes are truly special and are also available at a lower price point than the previously mentioned properties. There are many Skyway properties, mostly single family homes in the 400K-600K, that offer the following:
- Walk out basement and mountain views
- Wood burning fireplaces
- Outdoor patios
- Hardwood flooring and vaulted ceilings
Furthermore, there is a boatload of interesting areas that fall within the Skyway neighborhood. Some of those include Skyway Heights, Stratton Preserve, and Upper and Lower Skyway. You will find luxurious mansions in Skyway Heights and Stratton Preserve while in the other areas you will find a bit more on the modest side of things. The Skyway neighborhood has an array of home styles, from contemporary to traditional and everything in between the homes in Skyway is incredible assets to invest in no matter what area you are talking about real estate in Skyway area is a solid investment. From smaller single-family homes built in the 1970s and 1980s to later built homes.
The Broadmoor resort is an incredible addition to this extraordinary community. With annual events, special events, and a ton of things to do on a regular basis the Broadmoor Hotel adds so much to the Broadmoor, Skyway and surrounding communities. Additionally, there are a couple other assets similar to the Broadmoor, in the sense of a club to be a member of. The Country Club of Colorado and Cheyenne Mountain Resort or otherwise known as Country Club of Colorado at Cheyenne Mountain Resort is an incredible resort, golf course, complete with tennis courts, swimming pools, a fitness center, and even lake for a wide array of nonmotorized water sports activities. The "Club" as the locals call it, is about a 5-10 minute drive from the Skyway neighborhood depending on where you are at.
Additionally, there is a little special place called the Cheyenne Mountain Country Club which holds a wealth of local history and offers a lot of amenities such as a pool, tennis, and incredible fine dining experience. The Cheyenne Mountain Country Club is an exclusive club and is known to take a while to get a membership for new members. However, when you talk to the members of the Cheyenne Mountain Country Club you know there is something special about this truly unique place.
Family Fun In Skyway Area
As for family fun activities, Skyway and the Broadmoor area has something for everyone. From the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo and the Will Rogers Shrine to the many nearby parks and open spaces. Here is a list of our favorite parks and open spaces in Colorado Springs.
- Helen Hunt Falls
- North Cheyenne Canyon Park
- Mays Peak
- Starsmore Visitor and Nature Center
- Stratton Open Space
In addition to these incredible areas, we like to spend time on the Arkansas river, rafting, fishing, and camping as well as the Sangre de Cristo Mountains backpacking and climbing fourteeners. Furthermore, there are a ton of places within close proximity to Colorado Springs
For all your shopping needs, you'll find Broadmoor Town Center the perfect one-stop shopping complex. Located on the eastern side of the community along Highway 87, this large shopping area has big box stores, casual dining, fast-food dining, a fitness center, and a grocery store. Just minutes from many of the homes in Broadmoor, you'll find this to be a true convenience for your daily or weekly shopping needs. Within the Broadmoor hotel, there are many amenities to enjoy. The Golden Bee is an authentic English pub with daily featured dishes, and plenty of fun to be had with live piano players and a fun sing-along atmosphere. Play at the Broadmoor is another great restaurant mixed with fun games to play directly inside the restaurant. Next is Ristorante Del Lago which offers wood-fired pizzas and an eclectic menu paired with a fine dining experience. Lastly, Restaurant 1858 is directly under Seven Falls, which provides a truly unique dining experience amongst one of the most incredible natural settings with huge cliffs and rock walls surrounding the canyon the falls literally have carved out an amazing natural area.
Schools In Skyway Area
For families considering a move to the Skyway area, it's a good idea to take a look at what schools your children will be attending. District 12 is consistently amongst the top school district in the state of Colorado if not the top district:
- Elementary Schools – Gold Camp Elementary School and Skyway Elementary School
- Middle School – Cheyenne Mountain Junior High School
- High School – Cheyenne Mountain High School
The average household income in the 80906 zip code is $77,147 while the total homeowners are 9,484 vs 6,311 who rent. The average household size for 80906 is 2.29 with 10,205 total families.
Additionally, living in Skyway include many more amenities such as easy access to Downtown Colorado Springs as well as the Broadmoor World Arena and the Cheyenne Mountain Resort. Skyway has a lot of fun and exciting things to do right out its backdoor. These include many museums that feature fun things to learn for your children as well as a healthy dose of fun and exciting events that occur annually.
Furthermore, there is plenty of other attractions in and around Colorado Springs that are only a stone's throw from Skyway neighborhood. These include everything from the Colorado Springs Downtown Partnership's consistent flow of fun and exciting events held to unique local neighborhoods throwing weekly events such as Gold Hil Mesa's summer concert series. A few examples of the Downtown Partnership's events include the monthly First Friday event where all the shops and restaurants join together to offer an interactive experience that really brings the downtown community together in unique ways.
Does purchasing Skyway real estate interest you? If so, be sure to contact Joe Clement to help you find the best property options for you in Broadmoor, Colorado Springs!