Masterplan Spotlight: Southshore in Aurora, Colorado

Man stand up paddleboarding on Aurora Reservoir

Masterplan Post iconHoping to learn more about Southshore in Aurora? We had a chance to chat with Marketing Director Joni Busby and learn about everything this desirable masterplan has to offer. See what we discovered!

Location Perks

Sought-after Southshore is located in the heart of Aurora, Colorado. The master-planned community is about five minutes from Southlands Mall and approximately one mile from the Aurora Reservoir. With an abundance of open space, the area offers a respite from bustling city life while still providing access to a wide range of shops, restaurants and recreation. Both downtown Denver and the Denver Tech Center (DTC) are about 20 minutes away.

Southshore is part of the notable Cherry Creek School District, and a neighborhood school (Altitude Elementary School) opened just over a year ago. The teachers and principal are known for keeping a pulse on the latest technology and innovations in learning. The principal even traveled the United States to observe a variety of different educational environments and is pioneering a progressive, forward-thinking learning community with an active STEM program.

Nearby Employers

Raytheon—a technology company with a wide variety of products and clients—has plans to expand into Aurora and is expected to bring about 300 jobs to the area. Southshore residents also enjoy easy access to Parker, DTC and Downtown—and all the employers located in those areas.

Buyer Insights

Many families and young professionals call Southshore home. A number of stay-at-home parents are active in neighborhood activities and help create a welcoming environment within the masterplan.

Masterplan Amenities

Southshore’s tagline is “Life at the Lake” because of the abundance of available recreational opportunities near the community. Homeowners enjoy:

  • Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Scuba diving
  • Walking, jogging, hiking and biking trails
  • Playgrounds
  • A pool
  • A community center with activities
  • An upcoming recreation center with a second pool and additional amenities (anticipated opening in 2021)

Ready to introduce your clients to Southshore?
Richmond American offers
six two-story floor plans at this location, including the popular Hemingway, boasting up to six bedrooms and an optional sunroom.