Southwest Reno Real Estate
Character: If you love rich, mature landscaping that makes you feel like you’re nestled in a comfy niche then you will love Southwest Reno. One of the most historic neighborhoods in Reno, the Old Southwest offers a wide array of homes ranging from small older homes to large modern marvels. Offering charm with western flair, Southwest Reno hosts many different independent shops and eateries befitting of Reno’s pride in homegrown products. Whether you like cozy coffee houses that are locally owned or dinner and dancing, you will find plenty to do in and around the Southwest. One neighborhood in Reno southwest is Juniper Hills. It has some of the most beautiful real estate in the state with large lush yards and impressive homes. Downtown is only minutes away, convenient and simple for a night out. The University of Nevada campus is also a short drive away, convenient for students and employees alike.
Location: Southwest Reno is categorized as the area of Reno that ranges from the south of the Truckee River to S. Virginia Street and the Plumb Lane area.
Main Attractions: Variety of local restaurants and coffee houses. Tubing down the Truckee River on a summer day. Beautiful biking and running trails are popular throughout the area. In the Huffaker lane area of Reno Southwest there are Horse friendly neighborhoods with more acreage where you can ride your horse right off your driveway into the area.
Schools: Southwest Reno has some of the highest scoring public schools in the state of Nevada, such as Reno High School, Swope Middle School and Roy Gomm Elementary School. Schools in the Southwest have consistently performed above and beyond standards of excellence in Nevada.