With wide-open spaces and sunny mountain views, you'll enjoy that laid-back rural feeling and room to roam in these family favorites a few minutes from town.
Favorites of local residents, the Glenshire-Devonshire and Juniper Hills neighborhoods are 10 minutes east of Truckee along I-80. This area is commonly referred to as the banana belt as it gets far less snow than other areas of Truckee.
Glenshire is a family-friendly neighborhood with a vibrant elementary school and a charming rural vibe as some properties allow for horses.
Built around beautiful Glenshire Pond, you'll find walking trails, a community clubhouse with a park, swimming pool, tennis and basketball courts. There's also a nice little market, which will save you trips into town, along with a popular daycare center.
Access to Reno is quick and easy for those who commute.
Juniper Hills is located just south of Glenshire, meandering up into the mountains. Lots are minimum 20-acre parcels with horses allowed, typically occupied by custom luxury homes and serviced by well-maintained gravel roads. The terrain in the area varies from forested to rocky to sunny with outstanding mountain views.
Home prices start at $400,000 for small, fixer cabins in Glenshire and run to over $4 million for custom, luxury estates in Juniper Hills.
For a personalized tour of this beautiful community, please reach out to one of our neighborhood experts.