Southeast Colorado Springs is an oasis of peaceful suburban life with the backdrop of Blue skies and green mountains. With a median sale price of $123,300 it is a comfortable retreat for the up and coming executive on their way up the corporate ladder, and a safe haven for the soldier after a long day in the field.
The close knit neighborhoods of this area are defined by new homes with nice, manicured lawns that are affordable. There are numerous small parks interspersed throughout the area and nice wide roads with bike lanes.
Academy Blvd is the main road in the area and provides access to Fort Carson in minutes. Many shopping centers, home improvement stores, restaurants and a movie theater line Academy to the north. Drennan road, with its recent upgrades to make the intersection with Academy a breeze, provides easy and direct access to the Colorado Springs Airport. Powers, to the east, provides easy access to Peterson and Schriver Air Force Bases. Airport Rd to the north also provides access to Peterson, as well as downtown area attractions.
Harrison District 2 is the primary school district in this area. Since its inception in 1874, the Harrison school district has been committed to its enduring partnership with the community to educate its growing student population. Most of the high school students here attend Harrison and Sierra High Schools. Some of the other schools in the area are Carmel Middle School and Wildflower Elementary School.
With beautiful affordable homes, all the amenities, parks and easy access to military bases, Southeast Colorado Springs is a great place to consider buying a great home.