Amarillo Real Estate Listings
With its affordable cost of living, a thriving economy and excellent quality of life, Amarillo is an outstanding place to buy a new home or invest in quality property. This North Texas city, known for its friendliness and bountiful economic opportunity, offers superb public schools and colleges, as well as a rich variety of shops, restaurants and local attractions to explore. Our Amarillo homes for sale enjoy close proximity to highways, Amarillo City Transit and Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport.
History of Amarillo
Established in 1887, Amarillo boomed as a hub for cattle ranching and the region’s prosperous railroad trade. It continued to thrive in the early years of the 20th century and soon enjoyed another population and economic boom after World War II. Today it is known for its friendly Old West character and affordable cost of living, making it very popular among those seeking Amarillo homes for sale in North Texas. When it comes to quality real estate at reasonable prices in North Texas, Amarillo is the top place to look.
Attractions and Activities in Amarillo
Amarillo offers a mix of top-notch historical, cultural and entertainment attractions that offer something for everyone. The popular Amarillo Zoo is always fun to visit while excellent museums like the Amarillo Museum of Art, the Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum and the Don Harrington Discovery Center enrich the city’s cultural landscape and offer great attractions for the whole family. Other top sites of interest in the Amarillo area include the English Field Air and Space Museum, historical route 66, Palo Duro Canyon State Park and the Globe-News Center for the Performing Arts.
Many parks, trails and public spaces can be found in the Amarillo area such as the Greenbelt Reservoir, the Buffalo Lake National Wildlife Refuge and Palo Duro Canyon State Park. Various outdoor activities like biking, hiking, camping and fishing are all easy to come by in and around the city too.
There is always something to do in Amarillo. Year-round you will find a mix of annual and seasonal events such as the much anticipated Tri-State Fair and Rodeo. It’s events like these that make our Amarillo homes for sale so attractive!
Why should I live in Amarillo?
The old saying that everything is bigger in Texas certainly applies to our Amarillo homes for sale. In the city and its nearby communities, home buyers will find spectacularly well-kept lawns and gardens that have been professionally designed. Amarillo homes for sale feature elegant, modern amenities that anyone in the luxury real estate market will appreciate. Gourmet kitchens with top-of-the-line appliances and home theaters with plush leather seating are standard in our luxury homes. Libraries feature genuine hardwood shelving while bathrooms gleam with marble and granite. Outside, buyers will find that the living space in these Texas luxury homes includes gracious outdoor rooms with fireplaces and high-end barbecues. This real estate is definitely designed for the discriminating owner who is seeking a one-of-a-kind property.
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