Located north of Albuquerque, the Village of Corrales is bordered to the east by the Rio Grande River and to the north by Rio Rancho. Its beautiful setting is part of its heritage as an agricultural community. Corrales real estate will put you close to the excitement of Albuquerque, yet in an area that strives to continue the rural lifestyle. Dating back from 500 A.D., the area was occupied by ancestors of the present day Indians who lived off the fertile valley. Today Corrales homes for sale reflect that proud heritage as well as the beauty of the valley.
A place where hitching posts add to the ambiance of the old Southwest, the unique shops, wineries and boutiques of Corrales offer residents and their visitors the best of the city within a tranquil environment. The Corrales Historical Society has interesting speakers and maintains the old San Ysidro Church. History and tradition are valued here; Main Street is noted as a place for economic development, yet keeping the unique flavor of the village alive is important. Art and culture thrive, and the Corrales Society of Artists hosts studio tours and art shows. Corrales is a horse-friendly village as well as welcoming other means of transportation. Corrales real estate gives you a community which welcomes the future and preserves the ambiance of the past.
Activities, Events and Attractions
Enjoy the art studio tour, during May, and see where art and crafts are made. The 4th of July offers a hometown parade, with a kazoo band and other spirited marchers. the end of September brings the Harvest Festival, with fresh produce, a corn maze, hay wagon rides and entertainment. The Starlight Parade during the holiday season welcomes Santa with a bonfire, cider and cookies as well as spectacular lighted floats.
PROPERTIESCorrales' best in real estate can be found by browsing our listings. Corrales properties offer such amenities as stunning gated entrances, European styling, gardens and exquisite grounds. Mountain views are common, and a gourmet kitchen is just one of the reasons to entertain here. Corrales homes for sale range in price and amenities; however, they all offer a fabulous location and the best in the Southwest lifestyle. Explore Corrales luxury property and find your dream home in New Mexico; Corrales best real estate is waiting for you.
Corrales real estate is often referred to as being either in Corrales' Greenbelt, meaning that is found closer to the Rio Grande river with fertile and green grounds, or being in "The Sand" of Corrales.
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Updated: 19th December, 2018 4:24 PM.