Placitas NM Homes for Sale and Community Information

Located just minutes from Albuquerque, Placitas is a friendly, historic town with fantastic real estate deals to discover. Rich with beautiful desert scenery, the town offers a low cost of living, robust economy and easy access to nearby highways and Albuquerque International Sunport. With its family-friendly appeal and superb location, Placitas stands out as one of the region’s best small towns and an unbeatable real estate opportunity.

Placitas homes for sale and other Placitas properties enjoy easy access to nearby Albuquerque as well as nearby golf courses, museums, parks, nature trails and other points of interest. Real estate in Placitas also boasts strong, stable values and modest prices, making it ideal for all sorts of prospective buyers and real estate investors. Homes for sale in Placitas are noted for their excellent quality and include single-family homes, starter homes and modern townhouses with superb amenities and attractive designs. Placitas homes and other Placitas real estate options, with their convenient location and affordable prices, are very popular among commuters to Albuquerque, families, first-time homebuyers and retirees seeking quality homes in a beautiful, sunny community.


The Placitas area was first explored by the Spanish hundreds of years ago. After World War II it grew steadily and became a part of the burgeoning Albuquerque metropolitan area. Today it offers fantastic home deals as well as stunning scenery, great amenities and convenient proximity to Albuquerque, making it one of the area’s most desirable communities.

Parks and Recreation

The Placitas area boasts abundant sunshine as well as a wealth of parks, golf courses and nature trails to explore. It’s also convenient to many of Sandoval County’s natural treasures, including the Santa Fe National Forest, the Cibola National Forest and the beautiful Valles Caldera National Preserve.

Attractions and Activities

Local attractions in this friendly town include nearby parks and protected areas, golf courses, hiking trails, the Sandia Mountains and intriguing historic sites to explore. Placitas also enjoys easy access to Albuquerque and its rich variety of attractions and landmarks, including the Albuquerque Museum of Art and History, Old Town Albuquerque and the Petroglyph National Monument.


Local events in the Placitas area include activities at the Placitas Community Library, the Placitas Holiday, Placitas Appreciation Day and much more throughout the year.

Placitas: Affordable Homes amidst New Mexico’s Staggering Natural Beauty

Those looking for Placitas NM homes and other Placitas NM real estate choices should contact a local realtor right away. Being a Placitas home buyer has never been better thanks to the town’s friendly charm, prime location and competitive real estate prices.


Don and Geri Padilla


6705-B Academy NEAlbuquerqueNM87109
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