Houses for sale in Grand Junction
Centrally located in Western Colorado’s Mesa County, Grand Junction takes it’s name from the intersection of the Colorado and the Gunnison Rivers, only minutes from the central downtown business district. Shady, green parks and the Riverfront Trail from Fruita to Clifton attract active residents, and Grand Junction is an outdoor recreation mecca.
Also home to the newest addition to Colorado’s university system, the recently renamed Colorado Mesa University has numerous four-year degree programs, as well as cooperative degree programs with the University of Colorado. CMU also provides a two-year division, Western Colorado Community College. Two municipal high schools, Grand Junction High School, and Central High School serve a number of elementary and middle schools in District 51.
The Grand Junction Regional Airport serves five cities directly as well as hundreds of other destination connections, and the city is also served by daily Amtrak service. Interstate 70 runs along the north end of the city, and a mass transit system using environmentally friendly natural gas buses helps keep everyone connected.
The recently renovated Avalon Theatre is home to performing arts and a local symphony
orchestra, as well as a constantly changing program of entertainment. As the county seat, there is also an annual fair and rodeo at the Mesa County Fairgrounds.
Whether you’re looking for a small retirement home, or a grand multi-room palace, the Grand Valley has what you’re looking for; from high-rise luxury apartments to multi-acre horse properties, family-friendly neighborhoods to high-end developments.