Living in Brighton Colorado

Brighton is a unique and appealing place to live. It is a northeast suburb of Denver that is about a 30 minute drive from the city center. It’s combination of quiet neighborhoods, friendly people, low crime and enticing amenities make it a popular community with metro area home shoppers. Brighton has the small-town atmosphere that suburban home shopper’s desire, but it’s much more than a quaint little community near Denver. The city’s rich historical and cultural roots give it a unique character of its own that is evident in the downtown area and throughout its neighborhoods.

Brighton Neighborhoods

The city is bordered by the South Platte River on the west, Brighton Park to the north, I-76 to the east, and E-470 to the south. Within these confines are many neighborhoods and sub-communities worthy of a look from anyone interested in the local housing market. Any Brighton home search should include properties located in: Downtown Brighton, Riverdale Park, Holly Hills, Lewis Pointe, Homestead Hills, Wadley Farms, Northbrook, Indigo Trails, Barr Lake, Bromley Park, Buckley Acres, Platte River Ranch, Prairie Center and Shenandoah.

Brighton Schools

If you are thinking of moving to Brighton CO and you have a growing family, the quality of the local school system is also going to be a major concern. A big part of picking the right neighborhood is ensuring that your children have access to the right schools.

Here are Some of the Top Schools in the Brighton Area:

Foundations Academy

340 S. 45th Ave., Brighton, CO 80601
The Foundations Academy is a K-8 elementary and middle school with a 7/10 rating from greatschools.org. It’s a free public charter school with a positive reputation for child learning and development.

Bromley East Charter School

356 Longspur Drive, Brighton, CO 80601
Bromley East is another charter school with a solid reputation among Brighton parents and children.

Horizon High School

5321 East 136th Avenue, Brighton, CO 80602
Horizon High, which has been recognized three times by the “Blue Ribbon Schools Program,” is a part of the Adams 12 Five Star Schools School District.

Amenities

As the county seat of Adams County, Brighton plays host to the Adams County Fair every year. The infamous tomato-throwing contest is just one of the reasons this event has become a popular and memorable annual get together for locals. Another annual tradition in Brighton is winding through long, corn-lined trails at the Murray Maize Maze. The 15 acre corn maze, shaped like two wolves and a bear, is a very popular attraction, especially in the fall months. Brighton is also a haven for outdoor purists. There are numerous spots from which you can enjoy fishing, jogging, wildlife viewing, and even some horseback riding. The Barr Lake area and the Rocky Mountain Bird Observatory have been referred to as a “birder’s paradise.”

Brighton may be a small town, but there’s always something to do. The short drive to downtown Denver expands the possibilities even more.

If you’re ready to explore all the homes for sale in Brighton CO,
Contact Cindy Belhumeur for help achieving your real estate goals in this unique community.

New
$385,000
MLS# 5542663
Active
1481 Hummingbird Circle
Brighton, CO 80601
3 BR | 3 BA | 1,470 Sqft | Residential
Jaw dropping 2-story home with attached garage featuring 3 bedrooms and 2 1 / 2 bathrooms. The kitchen boasts an eat-in area and upgraded SS appliances. Solid hardwood steps will lead you to the second floor featuring the spacious master be (more...)
Luxe Realty, Inc.
New
$440,000
MLS# 5048824
Active
5538 Longs Peak Street
Brighton, CO 80601
3 BR | 3 BA | 2,441 Sqft | Residential
BRIGHT AND OPEN FLOORPLAN IN SOUGHT AFTER BRIGHTON CROSSING. 2 STORY WITH MANY UPGRADES INCLUDING GRANITE, HARDWOOD, AND NEW WIDE PLANK FLOORING. MAIN FLOOR BOASTS AN EAT-IN KITCHEN WITH ISLAND, STAINLESS STEEL APPLIANCES, PANTRY, AND (more...)
Mb Clymer Real Estate Inc
New
$559,888
MLS# 3889020
Active
669 Hayloft Way
Brighton, CO 80601
5 BR | 4 BA | 3,145 Sqft | Residential
SearchNoMore! Pride of Ownership exudes throughout this gorgeous 2 story, 5 bed, 4 bath home with over 3000 sqft of pure awesomeness!!! Where to begin? The main floor Master, is like having your own private sparight in your own home. (more...)
Pieters Realty
Open House May 8th
$465,000
MLS# 5625476
Active
4835 Oxbow Drive
Brighton, CO 80601
3 BR | 3 BA | 3,304 Sqft | Residential
Wow! Bright and Shiny and Clean will be what you see when you walk in to this well kept home. Formal living room and dining room with viewing to family room and open kitchen with island and pantry. Beautiful stairs lead to the large bonu (more...)
Re/max Momentum
New
$385,900
MLS# 9870075
Active
4647 Crestone Peak Street
Brighton, CO 80601
3 BR | 3 BA | 1,897 Sqft | Residential
SUCH A WONDERFUL, COZY HOME THAT IS MOVE IN READY. WALK INTO THE OPEN LIVING ROOM TO KITCHEN, NEWER FLOORING, GRANITE COUNTERS FOR THE ISLAND THAT CAN SEAT 4 AND CORIAN COUNTERS, STAINLESS STEEL APPLIANCES, DECK OFF OF THE KITCHEN FOR (more...)
Day And Company Inc
New
$550,000
MLS# 1677711
Active
5363 Tall Spruce Street
Brighton, CO 80601
4 BR | 3 BA | 3,121 Sqft | Residential
Large home in Beautiful Brighton Crossing. Front Porch or back patio for relaxing or entertaining. Large Bedrooms. Finished basement. Walking distance to parks, HOA Managed Pool / Fitness Centers and shopping. Big yard. 3 car garage (more...)
Keller Williams 1st Realty
New
$474,000
MLS# IR939350
Active
1350 Jessup Street
Brighton, CO 80601
4 BR | 3 BA | 2,751 Sqft | Residential
So much to love in this spacious home! Updated kitchen opens to family and living rooms. Master has remodeled 3 / 4 bath. Huge sun porch along back of property features a spa-tub and lots of possibilities! Cozy wood-burning stove and sky (more...)
Realty One Group Fourpoints
New
$483,000
MLS# 4408702
Active
474 Stetson Court
Brighton, CO 80601
4 BR | 3 BA | 2,438 Sqft | Residential
Fall in love with this beautiful 4 bedroom and 2.5 bathroom home in Brighton East Farms. As you step inside you are greeted by soaring ceilings and a dual-sided fireplace that the formal living and dining spaces together. The open floor pla (more...)
Atlas Real Estate Group
New
$359,999
MLS# 8359465
Active
255 S 4th Avenue
Brighton, CO 80601
2 BR | 1 BA | 940 Sqft | Residential
Welcome to this newly remodeled 2 bedroom 1 bathroom home within minutes of walking distance to downtown Brighton. Featuring New flooring and carpet, New interior paint, New Light fixtures. Kitchen updates includes New stainless steel app (more...)
Realty One Group Premier Colorado
$629,000
MLS# 7562225
Active
625 Tumbleweed Drive
Brighton, CO 80601
6 BR | 4 BA | 4,014 Sqft | Residential
* * * LAUNCH DAY SATURDAY 5 / 8 / 21 * * * This beautiful 6 bed / 4 bath Brighton East Farms home is by Lockman park and has lots of living space! Open floor plan with lots of light and beautiful floors throughout. The great room ha (more...)
Your Castle Real Estate Inc
$1,895,000
MLS# 3694509
Active
13231 Dillon Street
Brighton, CO 80601
7 BR | 3 BA | 4,716 Sqft | Residential
One of a kind legacy property well located 15 min from both DIA and downtown Denver. Escape the city and enjoy 3.74 sprawling acres zoned A-1 perfect for income producing ag. crops, some home business, or livestock! Offering a brand n (more...)
Compass - Denver
$524,300
MLS# 3298471
Active
3795 Balderas Street
Brighton, CO 80601
3 BR | 3 BA | 2,946 Sqft | Residential
Come enjoy the warm, inviting front porch on this 3 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom home in the Preserve at Brighton community. Step inside and notice the soaring ceilings and hardwood floors in the foyer. The main floor includes an open layout bet (more...)
Atlas Real Estate Group
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