Foothills Homes for Sale


Albuquerque Foothills North is located East of Tramway Blvd. between Simms Park Rd and Montgomery backing the Sandia Foothills Open Space. Sandia Foothills North is comprised of Glenwood Hills and the High Desert Community. 

Nestled at the base of the majestic Sandia Mountains, the Foothills North region rests in the Northeast quadrant of Albuquerque, boasting of beautiful landscapes and elegant residential communities. Prospective home buyers from across the state of New Mexico know the Foothills North region as a must-consider destination. The area is comprised of numerous subdivisions and neighborhoods, some of which including Desert Highlands, Glenwood Hills, and Pinion Point, which are a few of the most exceptional neighborhoods in all of Albuquerque. Residents that dwell in Foothills North are fascinated by colorful sunrises over vast desert landscapes and the crisp fresh air that reaches an altitude of nearly 5,000 feet.

Foothills North Lifestyle

The vast variety of recreational activities for residents in Foothills North will accommodate all sorts of lifestyles. Horseback riding, rock climbing, and mountain biking along desert trails are among some of the most popular activities. Outdoor enthusiasts will be thrilled with hiking or taking a relaxing nature walk to observe the abundance of diverse wildlife that exists in the rolling foothills. Numerous picnic areas are sprinkled among the base of the mountains, where hikers can stop to rest and enjoy the expansive, scenic desert valley to the west. Nature-lovers will fall in love with the beauty of the Sandia mountain range, meaning watermelon in Spanish, “sandia” describes the pink tint of the mountain face at sunset. Encompassing a variety of nearby shopping and dining, an abundance of convenient amenities cater to residents of the region, also including numerous schools and recreational facilities located near and around the Foothills residential community. 

About the Neighborhood

The Foothills North region contains some of the largest and most beautiful homes in all of Albuquerque. High Desert, West Highlands, and Wilderness Estates are a few of the elegant communities in this region, where you can find luxurious estates of high square footage, brand new amenities, and extravagant interiors. Homes in Foothills North are beautifully constructed, with Pueblo-inspired architecture painted with naturally pigmented hues to match the natural beauty of the surrounding landscape. There is a home sure to accommodate the taste, and style of all prospective home buyers, as each home is unique with its own character and flair. With a vast variety of refined real estate, endless outdoor recreation, and an abundance of nearby conveniences and amenities, Foothills North is a region that residents and visitors alike will fall in love with. 

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