Briargate in Colorado Springs is a 9,600 acres family oriented community with a great few of the Rocky Mountains. The vision for this community and others like it began twenty years ago when the owners of the land that it is built on decided that they would like to build family communities where the quality of life came first. As a result of their vision, Briargate offers quality housing, education, recreation opportunities, numerous retail and professional buildings, and employment opportunities in a safe and pleasant community. In addition, the Focus on the Family radio show is based less than a mile from this area.
Living in a planned community offer many amenities that may not be found elsewhere. The median rent for apartments in Briargate is about $1,100 per month. A one bedroom, one bath apartment may rent for $815 to $1100 per month and a two bedroom, two bath apartment may rent for up to $1200 per month. Besides the beautiful scenic views, an apartment with a resort style pool and year round spa is available, as well as a fitness center and a nice clubhouse. In addition, many apartments welcome pets. Shopping, business centers, and medical care is also close by. Depending on your preference, you can live a simple lifestyle or a lavish one at a reasonable cost.
The Promenade Shops At Briargate is a quaint little walkable mall with shops, restaurants, and events that caters to this neighborhood. It features several different types of fare such as Italian, barbeque, pizza, Chinese and more. In addition, a Mexican grill and a Montana grill are available. Many of the shops there welcome pets and they even have a free outdoor movie night. In addition, there are a few sports bar and clubs to cater to the night owls. The best part of Briargate is the outdoor fun, for example there are an abundance of nature trails and fishing ponds. Camping is one the most popular outdoor activities in Briargate Colorado.
Pet friendly rentals are just a portion of the pet services in Briargate. A few blocks away in any direction there are several animal hospitals and pet groomer, in addition to Briargate Veterinary clinic that employs professional and caring staff. There your pet will receives the best of services including pet therapy as needed. There are also several pet groomers and sitters very close by.
The average commute to work from this neighborhood, assuming work is not at or near the promenade, is about 20-25 minutes, depending on traffic. There is also one airport and an Amtrak station within 30 miles of the city center. Most people commute using their personal vehicle, however, short commutes can be done by walking. Public transportation here is minimal and there are only two bus lines that pass through the neighborhood.
The area has 15 public schools to choose from and 3 private schools. It is also close to four different colleges, such as Troy University and DeVry University. While there are only around three elementary schools, there are more than enough middle and high schools.