Santa Fe is nestled in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains. It’s consistently rated one of the world's top travel destinations for its scenic beauty, long history, cultural diversity, arts, music and fine dining. Known as the "City Different," Santa Fe supports both historic culture and modern technology, while offering an outstanding quality of life for both young and old. Santa Fe is a green city, whose residents are conscious of their energy use, rain water recycling, carbon footprints and sustainable lifestyles. Living green is easy in Santa Fe. Solar power, wind power and living off the grid are all components of city life, and residents participate in the city's recycling program.
Santa Fe's average apartment rental rate within 10 miles of the city is approximately $1,675.00. The average 1 bedroom apartment rents for about $955.00 and the average 2 bedroom rents for approximately $1,350.00. The Average listing price for homes for sale is around $395,000. Popular neighborhoods in the Santa Fe area include South Capital, El Dorado, Las Campanas, and Tesuque.