Lafayette is quickly becoming one of the most popular places to buy a home in Boulder County. Located 12 miles east of the City of Boulder, Lafayette enjoys a cute historic district, tons of newly developed communities including Indians Peaks, a world class golf course and fantastic schools. This community is also gaining popularity with local business and corporations and is home to major industries like health care.
A strong sense of community pride is felt throughout the City of Lafayette which is reflected in how the community takes care of their neighborhoods and encourages residents to participate in town celebrations. Some of the most popular things to do in Lafayette include attending their many annual festivals, shopping in their locally own retail shops, dining at their many awesome restaurants, and enjoying yourself at one of their well planned parks.
Housing options in Lafayette include every kind of life style imaginable and most are very affordable. Some of the newer developments feature luxury homes while the older neighborhoods have mature trees and larger lots. On the outskirts of Lafayette you will even find some gated waterfront communities and ranch properties that boast gorgeous views of both the plains and the Rockies. Lafayette offers Boulder County amenities with a lower cost of living.