College Village, AK - Homes for Sale and Community Information

Home in College Village AKWith its  prime location and family-friendly appeal, College Village is one of the top communities in Anchorage. Situated close to Downtown Anchorage as well as nearby parks, ski areas and lush woodlands, this neighborhood offers an attractive real estate market, beautiful scenery all around and close proximity to major highways and Anchorage International Airport. A great place to live all around, College Village deserves a good look by any prospective Anchorage homebuyer.

The College Village real estate market enjoys an ideal location, within reach of both Downtown Anchorage and the region’s wealth of parks, nature trails and world-renowned ski resorts. College Village  homes include detached single-family homes as well as multi-family homes. Perfect for local commuters as well as families and retirees looking for a community that’s livable, safe and well established.

History


The College Village area was first settled in the early 20th century. After becoming part of the city of Anchorage after World War II, the community has transformed into a premier residential neighborhood, offering modern homes as well as great schools and a wealth of recreational and leisure activities nearby.

Landscape near College Village AKParks and Recreation


Homes for sale in College Village are convenient to many of the Anchorage region’s top parks, trails, ski resorts and breathtaking protected areas. Chugach State Park (http://dnr.alaska.gov/parks/units/chugach/) offers picturesque scenery as well as excellent hiking, biking and fishing while other top-notch parks and public spaces nearby include the Flattop Mountain Recreation Area, Pop Carr Park and the scenic Alyeska Ski Resort.

Activities and Events


Real estate in College Village offers easy access to many of Anchorage’s top attractions and sites of interest. These include scenic parks and recreational locations like Chugach State Park and Kincaid Park (http://www.muni.org/Departments/parks/Pages/ParkDistrictSW.aspx) as well as celebrated museums and cultural institutions like the Alaska Native Heritage Center, the Alaska Center for the Performing Arts and the popular Alaska Museum of Natural History.

Just a few of the College Village area’s top events and activities include the Anchorage Folk Festival, the Sitka Summer Music Festival, sports games at the Sullivan Arena and much more throughout the year.

College Village: Affordable Homes in a Well Established Neighborhood


Those interested in becoming a College Village home buyer should reach out to the Bob Baer 907-261-7505. He is an very knowledgeable on College Village because he lives there.

Bob Baer
Bob Baer
Associate Broker