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Fort Logan Denver Real Estate
he Fort Logan real estate district is a large collection of smaller communities that sit at the southwest corner of the Denver metropolitan area.
Bordered roughly by Federal Blvd to Wadsworth and Highway 285 to highway 85 on the south, residents here enjoy quick access to Denver, and neighboring communities thanks to the major highways and boulevards that outline the neighborhood. The Fort Logan National Cemetery, and further south, The Colorado Mental Health Institute share 550 acres of this stable, historic community.
Residents in The Fort Morgan real estate district now enjoy the newest addition to Southwest Denver’s retail districts. River Point at Sheridan is an outdoor collection of major retailers, shops, dining and entertainment facilities. The 135-acre redevelopment project is located along the west side of South Santa Fe Drive between Hampden and Oxford Avenues, adjacent to the South Platte River. This exciting retail venue opened in the spring of 2008. There are many historic buildings in the Fort Logan real estate district, some dating back to the late 1800’s. There are several renovation projects underway here that will help insure the historic integrity of this neighborhood. Well-maintained homes and manicured lawns are the calling cards of homeowners in the Fort Logan real estate district.
Three hundred eighty acres of land was deed over to the state of Colorado in 1960, to establish a state hospital--Fort Morgan Mental Health Center. The facility has since been renamed The Colorado Mental Health Institute, and today represents the state’s commitment to the well being of its citizens. Thanks to the preservation efforts of the Friends of Historic Fort Logan, the historic private and public facilities located in the Fort Logan real estate district continue to offer services vital to a healthy community.