Albuquerque Home and Real Estate News

Aug. 22, 2014

Albuquerque Homes Close to Sandia Peak Tramway

Visit Sandia Peak Tramway from Albuquerque homes.Those owning Albuquerque homes have the wonderful opportunity to take in some breathtaking scenery.  One way to be above it all is to ride the Sandia Peak Tramway.  The trip takes passengers 2.7 miles above broad canyons in a beautiful desert setting.  The view at sunset gives a unique view of the many striking colors that adorn the desert sky.  Enjoy the skies from the observation deck that sits on top of Sandia Peak resting at 10,378 feet.  Many Albuquerque homes have beautiful views, but none can match the top of Sandia Peak.


Enjoy the sights of Cibola National Forest, which includes 11,000 square miles with views of the Rio Grande Valley and all of the glory of New Mexico.  Come check out all that this area has to offer, including hiking, the tramway, and even skiing in the winter.  It is an outdoor paradise enjoyed by those who own Albuquerque homes.  It is even a great place to escape the heat during the summer.  Temperatures at the top of Sandia Peak can be as much as 30 degrees cooler than the temperature at the bottom.  A short drive away on the eastern edge of Albuquerque, the Sandia Peak Tramway sits in the Sandia Foothills and is a must see destination.  Click here to visit the Sandia Peak website and plan an outing.  

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Aug. 20, 2014

Albuquerque New Mexico Real Estate Has Great Restaurants

Own Albuquerque New Mexico Real Estate and eat at Hacienda del Rio.A wonderful reason to invest in Albuquerque New Mexico real estate is to experience the food of the area.  New Mexican cuisine has many delicious signature dishes and savory sauces.  A wonderful restaurant in Old Town that has been newly re-designed and is under new ownership is Hacienda del Rio.  The new owners have a classic and simple vision for this restaurant that will keeping customers coming back for simple date nights as well as family celebrations.  With a focused and perfected menu, all owning Albuquerque New Mexico real estate will want to come back to sample each item on the menu.  


Enjoy classic New Mexican food to include chile rellenos, fajitas, rolled enchiladas, huevos rancheros, and tacos.  All traditional plates are served with rice and beans and even include a sopaipilla and cost between $9.00 and $14.00.  The menu also includes a selection of burgers, salads, and sandwiches to ensure the tastebuds of every diner are satisfied.  Other perks to entice Albuquerque New Mexico real estate owners to come try Hacienda del Rio are award winning margaritas and a beautiful patio.  Come by for happy hour, a date, to celebrate a special occasion, or just because you would like a night off from cooking.  The food and atmosphere of Hacienda del Rio are sure to please.  Check out the Haciendo del Rio website.  

Posted in Real Estate News
Aug. 18, 2014

Learn about Old Albuquerque Real Estate at the Pueblo Cultural Center

Own Albuquerque real estate and visit Indian Pueblo Cultural Center.When making an investment in Albuquerque real estate, one might find joy in learning more about the history of the area.  A great asset to do just that is the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center.  Centrally located near I-40 and I-25, this is a convenient place to start your journey in learning more about Albuquerque.  Guests can even catch a free shuttle to Old Town and the Zoo.  Open daily from 9:00 am until 5:00 pm, this educational and inexpensive learning opportunity offers something to all ages.  Those owning Albuquerque real estate enjoy coming to the Pueblo Cultural Center for special events throughout the year as well as for tours, The Pueblo Harvest Cafe, and for one of a kind gifts.


Consider a membership that starts at just $40.00 per year to take advantage of the museum, gallery, Pueblo House, and dances.  There are many other perks depending on the membership level desired.  Many school children also enjoy field trips at the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center, joining dance groups, and participating in summer camps.  The Cultural Center also serves as a gateway for unforgettable tours to the Puye Cliff Dwellings.  This tour is a great way to step back in time and see how Albuquerque real estate looked thousands of years ago.  Visit to learn more about this fantastic cultural resource.  

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