Redlands, Colorado Market Report
About Redlands, Colorado
Masterfully Designed Residences for the Discriminating Buyer
The Redlands is located in one of the most spectacular areas of Grand Junction. The Colorado National Monument is the backdrop, Redlands Mesa is the luxury golf course community and some of the best hiking and biking trails are interwoven throughout the area. Driving through this scenic landscape you will see why so many people want this view from their home. The entrance to the Colorado National Monument is on Monument Road and living nearby means you can hike, ride a bike or drive into the Monument anytime you like. The nearby Lunch Loops and Riverfront Trail system offer mountain biking, road biking, and walking connecting to all parts of the Grand Valley.
Redlands Mesa Homes Have Unparalleled Views of City Lights And Stunning Mountain Views From Homes Perched Above the Redlands Mesa Golf Course.
The Redlands is over 15.6 square miles and about 1700 acres. An unincorporated community between Grand Junction and Fruita. Driving along Monument Road you will come upon the Three Sisters area of Lunch Loops mountain biking trails through 3 miles of rocky terrain. Homes in the area range from condos, town homes, established neighborhoods, new subdivisions, and luxury homes. There are still some older farms and ranches on acreage and pristine luxury homes with acreage. There are two golf course communities in the Redlands. Redlands Mesa is the #1 public golf course in Colorado and perched high on a ridge with luxury homes built around the golf course. Tiara Rado is the other golf course community, also with spectacular views, homes and town homes surrounding the course. Custom home lots can be found in a few of the subdivisions. People choose the Redlands because of the trail system and wide sidewalks along some of the main roads for walking and running. Trails link to the Colorado National Monument, Lunch Loops, and access points that take homeowners to Connected Lakes and the Riverfront Trail.
Redlands Highly Sought-After Neighborhoods
- Independence Valley
- Canyon Rim
- Canyon View
- South Rim
- Redlands Mesa
- Country Meadows
- Granite Falls
- The Ridges
Because of buyer demand, It has been a challenging place to build a new house in the last few years, as there were only a few neighborhoods with available lots to build on.
There have been some exciting new home developments in the last few years.. Right off South Camp Road, is Granite Falls a 52 acre subdivision that will have 104 total lots.
Ventana at Redlands Mesa is a new sub-community within the greater golf course community of Redlands Mesa with all the lots sold and homes built
Pinnancle Ridge, a subdivision of 71 homes off Mariposa has lots listed in filing 1 and 2. Several lots are under contract with local builders who plan to start spec homes. Some of the lots are ideal for walk-out basements.
For buyers who want maintenance-free living in a luxury community there is the Peaks at Redlands Mesa, a townhome development at the golf course. Several four-unit buildings are completed, sold and occupied. The units have been selling as quickly as the builder can complete them.
Redlands Schools and Shopping
There is an abundance of public owned land in and around the Redlands area. Much of this land is owned and managed by the National Park Service and the Bureau of Land Management. Parks and open space are in almost every neighborhood. The 3 elementary schools are Broadway, Scenic and Wingate. There is also Redlands Middle school and high school students attend Fruita Monument High School. Two grocery stores, several restaurants, churches, and coffee shops offer local shopping. Residents find driving across the river to all the offerings in Grand Junction is quick and easy.