Taos is one of New Mexico’s small town gems located in the central part of northern New Mexico. Taos Real Estate sits at just under 7,000 ft in elevation. Taos, NM is known as a place of convergence with clean air, a world-class ski resort, fine art galleries and museums, white water rafting and much more. Several areas and neighborhoods offer environments from sage brush flats to high alpine living. Steeped in Native American and Spanish Colonial history with well established European roots in the Taos Ski Valley, this area offers endless outdoor recreational opportunities on the nearby mountains and valleys.
The worldly town of Taos, NM showcases the multicultural history of Northern New Mexico and has gracefully blended the past with the present to form modern day Taos. From historic homes and buildings scattered around Taos and the nearby communities to important grocery stores and a new gondola at Taos Ski Valley, Taos is ever changing yet holding tight to its important history. Most who live in Taos consider it the true “base camp” of all the nearby adventures in Northern New Mexico. Regardless of the season, there is something for every one to enjoy. Some opt for Taos Real Estate near the Historic Taos Plaza with activities ranging from a visit to the Bent Museum and then on to a margarita and live music at the Historic Taos Inn. The adobe architecture, sounds and smells can only be found in the heart of the Taos Plaza.
Most Taos New Mexico Real Estate with a bit of acreage and sizable backyards is found in areas such as El Prado, Ranchos de Taos, Arroyo Hondo or Arroyo Seco. All of these Taos Real Estate Communities are just a few minutes from the necessities found in the Town of Taos.