Archive for February, 2010

Sale near Piney Creek has new townhouse with amenities, $80,926 off

When a builder like Colonnade Communities makes a master-planned neighborhood, there’s a reason why. At Pioneer Hills, a luxury enclave holding a one-week sale on a 1,494-foot townhome,the reason why lies just east in Piney Creek, a popular single family area that was a Parade of Homes in the 1980s and spawned upscale neighborhoods for decades afterward.

Pioneer HillsSilvio DeBartolomeis and Cheryl Harpt in the kitchen of Pioneer Hills 3-bedroom show home. That model sold…around the corner from a 1,494-foot home on sale for $239,900.

When you have nice single-family homes, sooner or later you have kids who grow up and leave…empty nesters who want out of shoveling snow…people changing, needing newer spaces. Most of those people still want to stay in the same neighborhood, with its trails and Cherry Creek Schools; and Colonnade reaches to them with a neighborhood that has a secluded feel, big pool and cabana, parks and trails. more »

In gated Lone Tree community, neighbors say it’s all about friends

When Erin and Bob Moser launched married life a decade ago in Wash Park, they noticed their neighborhood wasn’t delivering an ‘intangible something’ that they had hoped to find in an urban community: tighter relationships with neighbors. So with their first-born in the car seat, they set off looking for something better…and today you can come see what they found.

Moser family at Heritage HillsBob and Erin Moser with sons Reid, 8, Jack, 6, and Chase, 3, in the backyard of their Heritage Hills home. The couple sold their first Heritage Hills home last year to move into this new one.

The Mosers, who now have three boys roaming on bikes and trikes through Heritage Hills in Lone Tree, are so ensconced in the neighborhood that last year they sold their first Heritage Hills home to buy a larger, newly completed custom home down the street. more »