Applewood represents a breath of fresh air for many Denver area residents. With its beautiful, spacious homes and its convenient access to both the allure of the mountains and the bustle of downtown, it’s an area that’s much loved by residents across life stages.
Applewood is made up of multiple subdivisions and includes portions of Lakewood, Wheat Ridge, and Golden. It is highly popular for its large homes and roomy lots, which are surrounded by mature trees, lush greenery, and idyllic landscaping. A suburban haven, it is ideal for those seeking a quiet residential feel without sacrificing urban access. It is also lauded for its ease of access to mountain recreation, both for those seeking to explore the nearby topography of Morrison and Evergreen and those looking to hop onto I-70 and escape deeper into the mountains for a weekend of biking, skiing, and much more. The area itself holds ample outdoor appeal as well with the nearby Applewood Golf Course, parks, lakes, reservoirs, trails, and more.
Homes in Applewood range from charming mid-century brick ranches to newer builds and contemporary creations. Nearby shopping options add to its appeal as an effortless suburban living enclave—a locale luxurious in its connections to all of the excitement that Denver has to offer both mountainous and urban.