Placitas Real Estate
There are many appealing qualities that make Placitas a great place to live. Residents are drawn to the peaceful atmosphere and proximity to fantastic hiking, along with being close to great amenities. Placitas is a small town that is surrounded by hills and mesas, offering stunning scenes rear around.
Only 50 miles from Santa Fe and near to both the Albuquerque metro area and the growing city of Rio Rancho, Placitias offers the best of both worlds – small town living with large city amenities nearby.
Inside Placitas you’ll find dining venues such as the popular Blades’ Bistro, where you’ll find a fusion of American and European cuisine along with a selection of seasonally-changing comfort food and live music. Just a short drive to Albuquerque will afford you a wealth of shopping and dining experiences.
Being situated near the foothills of the Sandia mountains offers recreational opportunities all year. Closer to town, bicycling and mountain biking are popular and the options are plentiful.
Placitas Elementary School is managed by Bernalillo Public Schools. Students attend middle school and high school in Bernalillo.