Bordering the historic Baker District, and just steps from the Art District on Santa Fe, Inca Street Townhomes is the ideal location for the person who wants to be in the center of it all, while still living in one of Denver’s oldest and most charming neighborhoods. Diverse, locally-owned shopping and dining establishments are within a few minutes walk, as are plenty options for night life. Centrally located and convenient to mass transit (10th and Osage Station), Inca Street Townhomes is just minutes from all that central Denver has to offer.
Each month, Santa Fe Drive closes to traffic and becomes a walking mall for First Friday Art Walks. Stroll several blocks of Santa Fe, taking in art of all medias and genres and meeting the artists, as galleries and studios open their doors for perusing. You can experience art simply walking down the street.
The vibrant Baker neighborhood is an eclectic mashup of history and modern city living. As one of Denver’s oldest neighborhoods, Baker hosts some of the city’s most beautiful preserved historic homes. In contrast, modern town homes and newer structures make for a mixed architectural environment, drawing a diverse population.
Metro Denver Life
U.S. News and World Report recently ranked Denver as the #2 metro area in the country based on desirability, value, job market, quality of life, and net migration. One of the fastest growing cities in the United States, it is estimated that over 20,000 people will relocate to Metro Denver in 2019.
Telecommunications and biomedical technology industries, as well as mining, construction, real estate and tourism provide Denver with a strong job market and economy. An estimated 30,000 new jobs will be available in 2019, and projected personal income is expected to rise 5.2%. Colorado is a top ten state in employment growth, and the state economy was ranked #1 by 24/7 Wall Street.
The Denver Center for the Performing Arts is an award-winning complex of eight theaters which offers everything from touring Broadway productions to opera to ballet to small local theater. There is also a thriving music scene, from local performance halls to arguably the world’s best outdoor venue, Red Rocks Amphitheater. The Denver Art Museum is home to extensive art collections and is visited by world-class exhibitions, while the nearby Art District on Santa Fe is the heart of Denver’s art gallery scene.
Colorado is ranked the nation’s number one state in physical activity and has the lowest obesity rate. Outdoor activity is huge; the Denver Metro area boasts over 50,000 acres of parks, trails, golf courses, and playgrounds and experiences over 300 days of sunshine each year. In addition to offering spectacular views, the nearby Rocky Mountains provide opportunities for various activities including hiking, rock-climbing, river rafting and kayaking, mountain biking, and world-class skiing and snowboarding.
There is also plenty to do in Denver that doesn’t require breaking a sweat. The food scene is booming, with over 11,000 restaurants, three quarters of which are independently owned. Craft beer is hugely popular with over 100 breweries in Metro Denver. For the sports fan, there are several major sporting venues in the city which are home to major professional U.S. sports teams:
- Denver Broncos (NFL)
- Colorado Rockies (MLB)
- Denver Nuggets (NBA)
- Colorado Avalanche (NHL)
- Colorado Rapids (MLS)
- Denver Outlaws (MLL)
- Colorado Mammoth (NLL)