Incorporated as a city in 1970, its pioneer history stretches back to the early farmers and miners of the 1840's. Originally it was mainly a rest stop for miners on the way to the gold camps, it was named for the wheat on the ridges seen by travelers as they passed through. Much has changed since those early days and now it is more than just a place to traverse. It is now a great place to find a home and raise a family.
The city is a community of 30,000 people in Jefferson County, just west of Denver. It is served by Interstate highway I-70, as it curves toward the heart of the Rocky Mountains. Primarily a residential city, it also has five retail centers, several unique small industries, an Enterprise Zone and more than 20 parks, equestrian trails and open space public land.
The community is focusing efforts to becoming a sustainable and vibrant city. Led by a community-based, non-profit corporation, the city wants to add to its already great set of amenities. The real estate market is picking up and optimism is high. It already has a great open space plan and sports a 70,000 square foot public recreation center.
This is definitely a great place to look for a new home if you want to be close to Denver and in a city that is dedicated to improvement, development and creativity.
Popular Brick Colonial-style 2-story. Walking distance to 38th Ave with restaurants and shops just blocks away. Impeccably maintained home with large private yard. Overs...
Courtesy of A Better Way Realty
This property is located in an amazing area, in the heart of Wheat Ridge. This home can be a great first time property or a great investment opportunity.
Courtesy of MB REAL ESTATE PROFESSIONA1S
Incredible three bedroom ranch style home with newly remodeled kitchen and zero-scape landscaping in front! This is your white picket family home, located on a quiet stre...
Courtesy of Hooked On Real Estate LLC
Great investment opportunity in the hottest part of Wheat Ridge. Actual address is 7025-7035 W. 36th Ave. Complex is a side-by-side 6-plex. All units have been updated to...
Courtesy of RE/MAX Alliance - Olde Town
Location! Location! Location! Fabulous paired home in the heart of Wheat Ridge just steps to the 38th Ave. Redevelopment. Minutes to Edgewater, Highlands and Sloans Lak...
Courtesy of Keller Williams Advantage Realty LLC
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