Albuquerque NM Real Estate - Rio Rancho Homes for sale
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Albuquerque, New Mexico, is a city of about 575,000 residents that is the 32nd largest city in the country. It is also the largest city in New Mexico. It is at the southernmost end of the Front Range Urban Corridor that stretches northward through Colorado Springs, Denver and Cheyenne. The Rio Grande flows through the city, north to south. Albuquerque is the home of the University of New Mexico and Kirkland AFB.
Interestingly, Men's Fitness magazine named the city the "fittest" in America in 2007. The Sandia and Manzano Mountains are popular destinations for avid rock climbers, hikers and mountain bikers. The Sandia Peak Tramway has the distinction of offering the third-longest single span in the world. The top of the tramway reaches an elevation of 10,300 sq-ft. The attractions in Albuquerque are many, including the Albuquerque Museum of Art and History, Old Town Albuquerque and the Museum of Natural History and Science. Albuquerque also offers a variety of live entertainment venues as well including the Isleta Amphitheater, KiMo Theater, Tingley Coliseum and the Sunshine Theater.
Many Albuquerque properties feature rather new residences, thanks to rapid growth in the area. Albuquerque real estate also includes developed lots in scenic subdivisions for those looking to build their dream home here. Albuquerque NM real estate includes selections for every taste and budget.
Rio Rancho Real Estate
Rio Rancho is the largest city in Sandoval County. The city is one of the fastest growing communities in New Mexico. The current population of about 95,000 represents an increase of over 80-percent in this century. Rio Rancho is the home of Intel's Fab 11X semi-conductor plant, one of the largest in the world. Intel has invested over $2 billion in the facility. The Santa Ana Star Center in Rio Rancho hosts events as diverse as monster trucks, the Glenn Miller Orchestra and the Harlem Globetrotters. Residents can always find an interesting event to attend here.
The rapid growth in Rio Rancho means that many of the Rio Rancho homes for sale are fairly new. These Rio Rancho NM homes often feature some of the latest energy-saving systems. Rio Rancho NM real estate includes starter homes as well as luxurious estate-style homes.
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