Cortez, Colorado, is an explorer’s dream — an adventure into history and epic landscapes. Named for Spanish explorer Hernan Cortez, here is where the desert meets the mountains. Known for its world-class mountain biking areas, Cortez also has a variety of beautiful homes and neighborhoods, everything from homes in the desirable central part of the city to scenic mountain ranches and farms with breathtaking views. Close to the historical city of Durango, Cortez shares many of the same neighborhood amenities as its famous neighbor.
Cortez is a beautiful place to live if you love the outdoors and everything the outdoors has to offer. Mountain biking, hunting, fishing, camping, and plenty of trails are only a few activities that Cortez has to offer.
Check out Cortez’s historic area comprised of fine old homes and mature trees along the broad Montezuma Avenue district. In addition to the homes surrounding Montezuma Avenue, there are several other neighborhoods and subdivisions worth considering such as Fairway Estates, plus plenty of ranches and farms in the country surrounding Cortez.
Fairway Estates, with the Conquistador Golf Course, offers quality new construction homes . . . country club living without all the extra expense.