Nestled in the foothills between the cities of Boulder and Longmont is the enchanting town of Niwot, Colorado, a town that combines a nostalgic past with the convenience and accessibility to all the major bit city amenities that only the Boulder metro area can offer. Home to less than 5,000 residents, Niwot is defined by tree-lined streets, a vast array of attractive and affordable homes and an excellent school system.
Single-family homes dominate the real estate market here in Niwot, but future homeowners can easily find listings for condos, historic properties, and land for custom development throughout town. The commercial center of Niwot is historic 2nd Avenue where an eclectic mix of eateries, antique shops, gourmet markets, retail outlets, specialty stores, pizza parlors and coffeehouses dot the roadway.
An expansive regional park system has created open space for outdoor recreation, such as the Dry Creek Trail. Additionally, a high-tech business corridor that includes companies such as IBM is less than five minutes away, providing locals with the ability to work for industry leading institutions without enduring long commutes. Finally, Niwot’s many festivals and events keep its residents busy year-round. Nostalgia Days incorporate the town’s heritage with live music and fun for the whole family; the Lobster Bash brings a taste of Maine to Old Town; and the Acoustic Series brings the best local acts to the Left Hand Garage regularly.
Niwot Real Estate Market: Prices of Niwot Homes for Sale
Boulder County and Niwot's housing markets offer a vast array of residential properties and real estate ranging from Victorian homes for sale to more traditional housing models in subdivisions situated throughout the town. Several subdivisions in Niwot were built in the 1950s and 1960s and feature attractive two, three and four bedroom homes for sale that range in price from $200,000 - $550,000+. Newer subdivisions with larger homes for sale and spacious yards on an acre or more range in price from $850,000 - $3 million+.
Niwot Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of March 2nd, 2015: homes priced around $298,358 compared to $412,024 the previous week, showing a decrease of less than -38%. For Thursday, March 5th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 3.89%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.09%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.29%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 4.03%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Niwot CO. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in Niwot to help you find the best home!