As the preferred community of the vast majority of local military, Eagle River offers the best of both worlds. Located only 6 miles from JBER, the straight highway commute makes it a favorite of both Army & Air Force service members. Eagle River offers that “nature” experience newcomers to Alaska desire with its plentiful trails, small town feel, and amazing scenery. From the mountains, to the wildlife, to the abundant river and streams, Eagle River is the perfect choice for those looking for easy nightlife access with small town living. Anchorage is a short 15 minutes away allowing for you to enjoy a peaceful retreat while still having access to Alaska’s most lively city.
Eagle River also comes to be one of the more expensive areas to live in. Surprisingly out pacing Anchorage due to its high demand/low supply imbalance. This makes Eagle River a prime location to consider for your Alaska real estate investment. Days on market tend to be 60 days or less for most properties, and appreciate rates in general have been stable in recent years. Contact me today to learn more about what Eagle River has to offer and how you can make this amazing community your next home.
Do you enjoy immediate access to shopping, restaurants, and night life? Alaska’s most lively cities offers all of this and more. Located just West of JBER, Anchorage is a sprawling community with multiple areas to choose from. You are sure to find a fantastic city home or sheik downtown condo to for your needs, Downtown connects to Elmendorf in two locations, offering a commute that is desirable for many Air Force Personnel. Enjoy award winning restaurants, unique shops, two major malls, and a plethora of other must dos. With two major malls and many national retail chains, you are sure to feel at home here. Anchorage has something for everyone. Don’t forget to check out some of the flight tours. Contact me today to find your perfect piece of Alaska right here in Anchorage.
If space is what you desire, then Wasilla may be the perfect town for you. Often referred to as “the valley,” Wasilla is more of a sprawled out community offering larger lots and lower prices. With a commute ranging anywhere from 35-55 minutes to JBER, Wasilla is a great option for families looking for more bang for their buck. Homesites are often 1/2-1 acre lots where the common upgrades such as granite, tile showers etc. are more-so the standard. Enjoy plenty of fishing, four-wheeling, and snow machining in this truly “outdoorsy” community. Contact me today to see how far your BAH can go in Wasilla.