Petroglyph Estates Homes for Sale

Petroglyph Estates Homes for Sale

Petroglyph Estates homes for sale is one of Northwest Albuquerque’s newest custom and semi-custom home subdivisions. With expansive views of the Sandia Mountain Range and the Rio Grande Valley residents are just minutes to the Petroglyph Estates Park, Boca Negra Canyon, and the Petroglyph National Monument.

If you’re looking for a beautiful custom built home, then this is the place to start. New homes are under construction with semi-custom to full custom designs and options. Mostly single-story dwellings to help protect the views but some two-story homes with limited 2nd level are being offered and sold.

If you are looking to design and build your custom home, you will need to locate a suitable lot to build on. There are still many available lots for your consideration. Some lots offered have no builder ties; others will be build-to-suit, the builder owns the lot but will build your design for you on that lot. Check here for all available Petroglyph Estates Lots For Sale

Petroglyph Estates Homes for SaleThe Petroglyph Estates community sits atop a mesa created by ancient volcanic lava flows. There are some great outdoor opportunities to walk the established trail system of the Petroglyph National Monument. Here you’ll observe ancient drawings on the volcanic rock.

The neighborhood itself is surrounded by natural beauty and amenities and just minutes to hiking and biking trails and open spaces. Albuquerque is well known for its excellent trail system throughout the city.  

Petroglyph Estates Homes For Sale is part of an association Volcano Cliffs Property Owners Association and Volcano Cliffs Subdivision. The city of Albuquerque established the area as a SAD or Special Assessment District. The assessment provided the funds to develop the necessary infrastructure. Soon after completion of the infrastructure work, this community started building out quickly. 







The Builders and Home DesignPetroglyph Estates Homes for Sale

Petroglyph Estates is primarily comprised of custom-built homes and homesites. There are currently existing homes for sale, move-in ready speculation homes and buildable lots available for your custom dream home. 

Pulte Homes is now offering several home options, ranging from 2449 ft.² to 3746 ft.². Prices as of July 1, 2020, start at about $386,000. These homes are available in both single and two-story designs with open floor plans, large kitchen islands, larger homesites, granite and quartz counters in both the kitchen and the bath, spacious bedrooms with optional fireplace, large master bathrooms, and two or three-car garages. Currently, there are 11 home designs to choose from, all with unique features and layouts. All homes come with energy-efficient features and appliances, as well as smart home technology.

Abrazo Homes is offering six models to choose ranging from 1750 ft to over 2788 ft. Several of their design models may be expanded for additional living space. They are starting in the $ 290s up to the low $370s. 

Another Builder in the Petroglyph Estates is Twighlight Homes. They have 11-floor plan options ranging in price from the low $380s to the mid $450s. 


The Petroglyph Estates community resides within the Albuquerque public school system. These are the public schools designated for this area, Sunset View Elementary, Tony Hillerman middle school, and Volcano Vista high school. All three of these schools are approximately 1 mile away from most homes in Petroglyph Estates.

The Area

Petroglyph Estates Homes for SaleThe surrounding area alone provides fantastic amenities, such as hiking and biking trails, sightseeing, and shopping. Some nearby stores include a Sprouts Farmers Market, Albertsons, Defined Fitness, M’Tucci ‘s Italian, Wecks, Chic-Fil-A, Little Anitas’s, and many others. 

Petroglyph Estates sets back and away from the busy hustle of the city, but commuting will be a breeze. Unser Blvd or Coors Rd will give you access to 3 of the major river crossings being Paseo Del Norte to the North, Montano Rd at Midway and I-40 to the South.  

For more information on new home subdivisions, Petroglyph Estates, and new construction in Rio Rancho and Albuquerque, contact me anytime! 




John McCormack REALTOR® has the knowledge, experience, and certification necessary to guide you through buying homes in New Mexico.



John McCormack and Albuquerque Homes Realty have been involved with many of the lot sales in the Petroglyph Estates Community.  Here are links to some past blog articles. Petroglyph Lots For Sale, Petroglyph Lots Sold, Custom Home Lot in Petroglyph Estates, 


John McCormack, Broker, REALTOR®

Albuquerque Homes Realty


Petroglyph Estates Homes for Sale

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7919 Aguila Street NW, Albuquerque, NM 87120
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 5
# of Bathrooms: 5
Square Footage: 6357
Year Built: 2019
Area: 110 - Northwest Heights
Description: This showstopper is located on one of the biggest lots in the Volcano Cliff...
Listing Office: Realty One of New Mexico
Last Updated: September - 29 - 2022
Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 3
Square Footage: 2451
Year Built: 2022
Area: 110 - Northwest Heights
Subdivision: Petroglyph Estates
Description: Move in Ready! $5,000 in Flex Cash to reduce price or towards options or cl...
Listing Office: D.R. Horton, Inc.
Last Updated: September - 26 - 2022
6223 BUCKTHORN Avenue NW, Albuquerque, NM 87120
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 1746
Year Built: 2020
Area: 110 - Northwest Heights
Description: Impeccable 2 year old DR Horton home, located on a corner lot, fully landsc...
Listing Office: Coldwell Banker Legacy
Last Updated: September - 28 - 2022

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