The northern cities of the greater Denver metro area are closely interconnected and include Westminster, Northglenn, Thornton, and Broomfield and offer a “bigger bang for your buck” simply because land has over the years had a tendency to cost less than the southern locations in the metro area. If you’re looking for some affordable and up to date properties then you’ll find them with homes for sale in Thornton CO and in the surrounding communities. Nearby you’ll find the fabulous Orchard Town Center featuring all the dining and shopping you could want just south of E-470 and west of I-25. If you’re looking for recreational activities near Thornton homes for sale then check out the Carpenter Recreation Center. Shopping for Thornton homes for sale has never been more fun. There are lots of expanding neighborhoods and new communities that grace the town of Thornton. The RTD system and expansion of Light Rail are making public transportation easier to commute to many areas in the Denver metro area and ideal for living in Thornton. Stay on top of changing real estate market conditions and trends in Thornton homes for sale by looking at the statistical information below and subscribing to our RSS feed. Take a closer look at some homes for sale in Thornton CO and the nearby communities of Westminster, Northglenn, and Broomfield by zooming in on the map.
Searching Thornton homes for sale
Because Thornton is growing you’ll find a lot of resale homes and new homes ready for your shopping pleasure. Make sure you don’t miss any homes for sale in Thornton CO by using the My Buying Buddy program. This is the best source for housing as it’s a direct feed from the Denver realtor’s MLS (multiple listing service) in “real time”. Using this tool will allow you to create a variety of searches, save homes, track price movements, and best of all get alerts via email of new listings matching your search criteria for Thornton homes for sale and those in the neighboring communities.
Pricing trends of Thornton homes for sale
Take a look at the recent historic sales and price trends for homes for sale in Thornton CO and those in Westminster, Broomfield, and Northglenn and you’ll see the prices are steadily climbing to just above $250,000 for the median sales price. The towns of Thornton and Northglenn have historically offered the biggest bang for the buck and they still do. However, with the newer developments in transportation, retail, entertainment, dining, etc on the rise, these homes for sale in Thornton CO prices are poised to climb higher in the future. There are a variety of homes for sale in Thornton including single family homes, townhomes, and condominiums where the median price reflects a compilation of all these housing types. You can see from the recent historic sales and price trends the direction of these Thornton homes for sale. To get a better idea of what specific neighborhoods in Thornton are selling for use the Market Snapshot tool and spot the pricing trends for Thornton homes for sale.
Sold Price vs Listed Price for Thornton homes for sale
As mentioned earlier you generally get a bigger bang for the buck buying homes for sale in Thornton CO and in the neighboring communities as compared to the central and southern areas of the Denver metro area. The original prices vs the sold price chart indicates there is a bit of room for home buyers to negotiate a little more favorably with Thornton homes for sale than other parts of the metro area. But watch out as the overall housing inventory is low and the demand is high which means more home buyers will be reaching for Thornton homes for sale to accommodate their needs. Use the Mortgage Calculator to find out how much house you can afford and the different financing options.
Thornton homes for sale selling fast
Another key indicator in market valuation of homes for sale in Thornton CO is the number of days on market these homes take to sell. With competition being high and this area offering a most competitive value it’s no wonder these homes sell in just under 2 weeks. These stats include condominiums, townhomes, and single family homes. No doubt the improving economy and the low interest rates are compelling reasons for these fast sales of homes for sale in Thornton CO. If you’re new to the home buying process you’ll want to download a complimentary copy of The Home Buying Process – Keys to Your Success.
To learn more about the town of Thornton visit the city website and watch all the change happening there. We want to help you with all your housing needs and of course answer your questions. Just call us, send us an email, or use our Housing Help link to post your questions about Thornton homes for sale and other real estate matters.