Homes in Cardinal Ridge and Cardinal Point Neighborhoods
The opening of the Borlaug Elementary School in Coralville brought a new focus on the neighborhoods close by. As it happens, despite the Coralville address, most of the neighborhoods close to Borlaug Elementary are in Iowa City. The boundary for Coralville is along Kennedy Parkway, right behind where the new elementary school is situated.
Cardinal Ridge and Cardinal Pointe are neighborhoods close enough to Borlaug Elementary for children to walk to school. The location is great for commuters too with easy access to the UI Hospitals and downtown Iowa City via Camp Cardinal Blvd and Melrose Ave. The close proximity to Coralville means you can be at Coral Ridge Mall in minutes. Living at Cardinal Ridge or Cardinal Pointe means you have all the amenities Iowa City has close by AND all the amenities Coralville offers too. Easy access to the Interstate is also an additional benefit of living in this great west side location.
The Cardinal Ridge Neighborhood boasts beautiful custom built homes. Lots run at around $90,000. At the time of updating this post, the median price of homes sold in Cardinal Ridge in 2014 is $515,446. The median price for homes sold in the Cardinal Pointe Subdivision is $345,705.
Homes in Walnut Ridge Neighborhoods
Just a little further away from Borlaug Elementary and closer to Melrose Ave is the Walnut Ridge Neighborhood. This is where you’ll find some of the most stunning homes listed on the MLS. The median price for homes sold in the Walnut Ridge subdivision in 2014 is $562,000. The link above to homes in Borlaug Elementary Neighborhoods includes listings in Walnut Ridge. The link is dynamic and updates automatically daily with new listing on the MLS.
The west side is a lucrative location for buyers relocating to Iowa City who want easy access to the UI Hospitals & Clinics and West Campus. As is typical for Iowa City, the more popular the location, the more the location will impact the price. When location plays a big roll in the pricing of a house it’s even more important to do your due diligence before making an offer to make sure it’s priced right.
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