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Lafayette Colorado Real Estate in Boulder County

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Picturesque Lafayette Colorado real estate is located 12 miles west of Boulder in Boulder County. Convenient to Interstate 25, Northwest Parkway, and C-470, Lafayette is a bustling semi-rural community of 25,000 residents. Denver lies to the south and Denver International Airport is southeast along C-470. Lafayette is less than 30 minutes from Rocky Mountain recreation, ski resorts, and cultural and sporting amenities in the metro area.

Lafayette Colorado Real Estate Market

Buyers seeking properties in Lafayette have many choices. The community is comprised of quiet, tree-line streets and neighborhoods with single-family homes, condominiums, and townhouses. Home prices begin at about $150,000 but the majority are valued in the $300,000s. A number of lovely estate homes on large properties and acreages, farms and ranches, etc. are also present. Those price tags go from $500,000 to $2.5 million.

Featuring a resurgent Old Town district, Lafayette has become a commercial and cultural hub. Lafayette is known for its urban forests and tree plantings and recognized as a Tree City USA. The community has installed fitness trails and biking trails. There are many parks, open spaces, recreational facilities, and golf courses. Bullhead Gulch, Rock Creek, Greenlee Wildlife Reserve, Heron Lake, and Waneka Lake are popular outdoor areas.

Recreational centers offer swimming and courts, dance, fitness, skating, gymnasiums and much more. These include the Bob L. Burger Recreation Center, the YMCA, and athletic fields at LaMont Park. Ranked highly across the entire United States, Indian Peaks Golf Course is a destination for locals and visitors alike.

Look at the event calendar in Lafayette. It’s never a dull moment! Big festivals like Lafayette Days, the Oatmeal Festival, Peach Festival, and Wine Festival are staples. There are 5K runs and a long list of clubs, classes, and programs. Attractions include theatre and symphony, museums such as the Miner’s Museum, and lots of back-and-forth between surrounding suburbs.

The town was founded in Boulder Valley after the discovery of a rich vein of coal on Miller Ranch. In 1888, Mrs. Mary Miller platted the town on 150 acres and named it after her late husband Lafayette Miller. In recent years, Lafayette has been encouraging solar energy and green initiatives.

Students from homes in Lafayette, Colorado are served by the Boulder Valley School District. There are also several private schools, parochial schools, colleges, and universities in the area.

Lafayette Colorado Subdivisions

Anna’s Farm, Barberry Park, Blue Heron Estates, Brownsville, Centaur Village, Coal Creek Village, Cross Creek, Indian Peaks, Lafayette Farms, Mid-Town, Silver Creek, South Pointe, Spring Creek, and Waneka Landing, plus many more.

Boulder CO Area Homes and Land

For more information about real estate in Lafayette and throughout the Boulder Area, please call Julie Meko at 303-931-6555.


The Latest Real Estate For Sale in Lafayette Colorado

  1. 0 beds, 0 bath
    Lot size: 24,393 sqft
    Listed with Slate Real Estate
  2. 4 beds, 3 baths
    Home size: 1,736 sq ft
    Lot size: 9,147 sqft
    Listed with Jeff Stewart Properties
  3. 4 beds, 3 baths
    Home size: 4,086 sq ft
    Lot size: 10,454 sqft
    Listed with Keller Williams-DTC
  4. 3 beds, 1 bath
    Home size: 1,048 sq ft
    Lot size: 15,245 sqft
    Listed with Grimes, Brian W
  5. 3 beds, 3 baths
    Home size: 2,700 sq ft
    Lot size: 1.17 ac
    Listed with Austin Real Estate Services
  6. 3 beds, 3 baths
    Home size: 2,754 sq ft
    Lot size: 8,276 sqft
    Listed with 8z Real Estate
  7. 3 beds, 3 baths
    Home size: 2,186 sq ft
    Lot size: 6,098 sqft
    Listed with Redefy
  8. 5 beds, 4 baths
    Home size: 3,387 sq ft
    Lot size: 4,791 sqft
    Listed with Resident Realty
  9. 4 beds, 3 baths
    Home size: 2,956 sq ft
    Lot size: 7,840 sqft
    Listed with American Home Agents
  10. 6 beds, 5 baths
    Home size: 4,477 sq ft
    Lot size: 9,583 sqft
    Listed with RE/MAX of Boulder, Inc
  11. 4 beds, 4 baths
    Home size: 3,188 sq ft
    Lot size: 8,712 sqft
    Listed with MB/Carmony Realty
  12. 4 beds, 4 baths
    Home size: 2,055 sq ft
    Lot size: 2,613 sqft
    Listed with Phoenix Realty & Property Mngt
  13. 5 beds, 5 baths
    Home size: 4,709 sq ft
    Lot size: 10,454 sqft
    Listed with Louisville Realty Associates
  14. 5 beds, 4 baths
    Home size: 2,892 sq ft
    Lot size: 8,276 sqft
    Listed with RE/MAX of Boulder Annex
  15. 4 beds, 4 baths
    Home size: 4,595 sq ft
    Lot size: 6,098 sqft
    Listed with Meritage Homes Kerrie Haley
  16. 3 beds, 4 baths
    Home size: 4,122 sq ft
    Lot size: 6,098 sqft
    Listed with Meritage Homes Kerrie Haley
  17. 4 beds, 4 baths
    Home size: 4,365 sq ft
    Lot size: 6,098 sqft
    Listed with Meritage Homes Kerrie Haley
  18. 3 beds, 2 baths
    Home size: 2,484 sq ft
    Lot size: 12,196 sqft
    Listed with mp munding REALTY
  19. 4 beds, 3 baths
    Home size: 3,961 sq ft
    Lot size: 5,662 sqft
    Listed with RE/MAX Alliance-Lsvl
  20. 3 beds, 2 baths
    Home size: 1,854 sq ft
    Lot size: 43,124 sqft
    Listed with Elevations Real Estate, LLC
  21. 3 beds, 3 baths
    Home size: 2,889 sq ft
    Listed with Colorado Landmark-Niwot
  22. 5 beds, 4 baths
    Home size: 3,069 sq ft
    Lot size: 11,761 sqft
    Listed with Colorado Landmark-Boulder
  23. 4 beds, 3 baths
    Home size: 2,195 sq ft
    Lot size: 23,958 sqft
    Listed with Berkshire Hathaway-Boulder
  24. 3 beds, 3 baths
    Home size: 1,977 sq ft
    Lot size: 1,742 sqft
    Listed with Shorewood Real Estate--Lvld
  25. 4 beds, 4 baths
    Home size: 2,794 sq ft
    Lot size: 6,969 sqft
    Listed with Coldwell Banker Res-CanyonBlvd
  26. 3 beds, 3 baths
    Home size: 2,940 sq ft
    Lot size: 6,098 sqft
    Listed with WK Real Estate
  27. 3 beds, 3 baths
    Home size: 2,070 sq ft
    Lot size: 3,484 sqft
    Listed with Equity Colorado-Front Range
  28. 3 beds, 3 baths
    Home size: 1,724 sq ft
    Lot size: 7,405 sqft
    Listed with Dynamic Real Estate Services
  29. 2 beds, 2 baths
    Home size: 2,350 sq ft
    Lot size: 3,484 sqft
    Listed with WK Real Estate
  30. 4 beds, 3 baths
    Home size: 1,736 sq ft
    Lot size: 9,147 sqft
    Listed with Jeff Stewart Properties
  31. 4 beds, 4 baths
    Home size: 2,240 sq ft
    Lot size: 9,147 sqft
    Listed with Licht Realty Company
  32. 3 beds, 4 baths
    Home size: 1,907 sq ft
    Lot size: 6,969 sqft
    Listed with Coldwell Banker Res-CanyonBlvd
  33. 4 beds, 4 baths
    Home size: 5,200 sq ft
    Lot size: 4.62 ac
    Listed with Coldwell Banker Res-CanyonBlvd
  34. 3 beds, 3 baths
    Home size: 2,018 sq ft
    Listed with Greene Realty & Management
  35. 3 beds, 2 baths
    Home size: 1,678 sq ft
    Lot size: 10,018 sqft
    Listed with Porchlight Real Estate Group
  36. 5 beds, 3 baths
    Home size: 3,530 sq ft
    Lot size: 10,890 sqft
    Listed with WK Real Estate
  37. 5 beds, 5 baths
    Home size: 5,564 sq ft
    Lot size: 12,196 sqft
    Listed with Goodacre & Company
  38. 4 beds, 3 baths
    Home size: 2,924 sq ft
    Lot size: 4.94 ac
    Listed with Colorado Landmark-Boulder
  39. 5 beds, 5 baths
    Home size: 5,807 sq ft
    Lot size: 13,939 sqft
    Listed with Redfin Corporation
  40. 3 beds, 3 baths
    Home size: 2,418 sq ft
    Lot size: 3,049 sqft
    Listed with RE/MAX of Boulder Annex
  41. 3 beds, 3 baths
    Home size: 2,070 sq ft
    Lot size: 3,049 sqft
    Listed with Colorado Landmark-Boulder
  42. 5 beds, 6 baths
    Home size: 6,244 sq ft
    Lot size: 12,632 sqft
    Listed with Coldwell Banker Res-CanyonBlvd
  43. 3 beds, 2 baths
    Home size: 1,357 sq ft
    Lot size: 8,276 sqft
    Listed with Coldwell Banker Res-Longmont
  44. 3 beds, 3 baths
    Home size: 2,016 sq ft
    Lot size: 1.30 ac
    Listed with New Century Group
  45. 7 beds, 4 baths
    Home size: 5,798 sq ft
    Lot size: 13,503 sqft
    Listed with Cobalt Realty, Ltd.
  46. 3 beds, 3 baths
    Home size: 1,642 sq ft
    Lot size: 6,969 sqft
    Listed with Fourstar Realty & Prop. Mgmt.
  47. 3 beds, 4 baths
    Home size: 2,462 sq ft
    Lot size: 2,613 sqft
    Listed with Boulder Valley Real Estate
  48. 4 beds, 4 baths
    Home size: 1,600 sq ft
    Lot size: 7,840 sqft
    Listed with RE/MAX of Boulder Annex
  49. 4 beds, 2 baths
    Home size: 2,352 sq ft
    Lot size: 43,560 sqft
    Listed with RE/MAX Alliance-Lsvl
  50. 5 beds, 5 baths
    Home size: 6,460 sq ft
    Lot size: 15,245 sqft
    Listed with Ford & Co. Realty

See all City of Lafayette Real Estate for Sale.
(all data current as of 6/28/2017)

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