Brighton is a northeast suburb of Denver that is about a 30 minute drive from the city center. It’s combination of quiet neighborhoods, friendly people, low crime and enticing amenities make it a popular community with metro area home shoppers.

If you’re ready to view details and photos of the latest homes for sale in Brighton CO, click here to skip directly to the listings at the bottom of this page.

Continue reading to learn more about what makes Brighton, Colorado a unique and appealing place to live.

Living in Brighton CO

Brighton has the small-town atmosphere that suburban home shopper’s desire, but it’s much more than a quaint little community near Denver. The city’s rich historical and cultural roots give it a unique character of its own that is evident in the downtown area and throughout its neighborhoods.

Brighton CO Neighborhoods

The city is bordered by the South Platte River on the west, Brighton Park to the north, I-76 to the east, and E-470 to the south. Within these confines are many neighborhoods and sub-communities worthy of a look from anyone interested in the local housing market.

Any Brighton home search should include properties located in:

Downtown Brighton, Riverdale Park, Holly Hills, Lewis Pointe, Homestead Hills, Wadley Farms, Northbrook, Indigo Trails, Barr Lake, Bromley Park, Buckley Acres, Platte River Ranch, Prairie Center and Shenandoah

Brighton Schools

If you are thinking of moving to Brighton CO and you have a growing family, the quality of the local school system is also going to be a major concern. A big part of picking the right neighborhood is ensuring that your children have access to the right schools.

Here are some of the top schools in the Brighton area.

Foundations Academy

340 S. 45th Ave., Brighton, CO 80601
The Foundations Academy is a K-8 elementary and middle school with a 7/10 rating from greatschools.org. It’s a free public charter school with a positive reputation for child learning and development. Learn more about them on their website.

Bromley East Charter School

356 Longspur Drive, Brighton, CO 80601
Bromley East is another charter school with a solid reputation among Brighton parents and children. You can learn all about this respected PreK-8 school on their website.

Horizon High School

5321 East 136th Avenue, Brighton, CO 80602
Horizon High, which has been recognized three times by the “Blue Ribbon Schools Program,” is a part of the Adams 12 Five Star Schools School District. Visit the school website for information on their staff, facilities, and programs.

Amenities

As the county seat of Adams County, Brighton plays host to the Adams County Fair every year. The infamous tomato-throwing contest is just one of the reasons this event has become a popular and memorable annual get together for locals.

Another annual tradition in Brighton is winding through long, corn-lined trails at the Murray Maize Maze. The 15 acre corn maze, shaped like two wolves and a bear, is a very popular attraction, especially in the fall months.

Brighton is also a haven for outdoor purists. There are numerous spots from which you can enjoy fishing, jogging, wildlife viewing, and even some horseback riding. The Barr Lake area and the Rocky Mountain Bird Observatory have been referred to as a “birder’s paradise.”

Brighton may be a small town, but there’s always something to do. The short drive to downtown Denver expands the possibilities even more.

If you’re ready to explore all the homes for sale in Brighton CO,
Contact Cindy Belhumeur for help achieving your real estate goals in this unique community.

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$409,700
MLS# 7070152
Active (List Price)
804 Mulberry Ct
Brighton, CO 80601
4 BR | 3 BA | 2,872 Sqft | Detached Single Family
Welcome home to this LIKE NEW gem in Brighton Crossings! Newly built, 4 bedroom / 3 bathroom home with new roof, ceiling fans, all appliances included, window coverings and blinds, new fence, new sprinkler system. Kitchen has stainless (more...)
JM & Associates
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$679,999
MLS# 1525483
Active (List Price)
4715 Tumbleweed Dr
Brighton, CO 80601
5 BR | 4 BA | 4,489 Sqft | Detached Single Family
This spectacular custom-built brand new home checks all the boxes. The generous, open floor plan offers plenty of space for everything. You will immediately notice the high-end finishes and the meticulous attention to detail that was put in (more...)
Maes Real Estate
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$389,900
MLS# 8230560
Active (List Price)
3564 Watada Dr
Brighton, CO 80601
4 BR | 3 BA | 2,585 Sqft | Detached Single Family
Welcome to this beautiful multi-level home in the Sugar Creek neighborhood! This home is full of natural light, gorgeous granite countertops in kitchen, and updated flooring throughout. The master has it's own floor with ensuite and large (more...)
COListings Real Estate
$282,000
MLS# 2518326
Active (List Price)
5684 Killdeer St
Brighton, CO 80601
3 BR | 3 BA | 2,166 Sqft | Attached Single Family
Located on a quiet street, this 2 story home has much to offer. With an open concept on the main floor, it flows from the living room to the dining area and into the kitchen. There is a half bath located on the main floor. The upstairs has (more...)
TEATER REALTY CO
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$265,000
MLS# 6295797
Active (List Price)
5644 Killdeer St
Brighton, CO 80601
2 BR | 3 BA | 1,739 Sqft | Attached Single Family
Located on a quiet street, this 2 story home has much to offer. With an open concept on the main floor, it flows from the living room to the dining area and into the kitchen. There is a half bath located on the main floor. The upstairs has (more...)
TEATER REALTY CO
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$275,000
MLS# 7986893
Active (List Price)
5664 Killdeer St
Brighton, CO 80601
2 BR | 3 BA | 2,123 Sqft | Attached Single Family
Located on a quiet street, this 2 story home has much to offer. With an open concept on the main floor, open from the living room to the dining area and into the kitchen. There is a half bath located on the main floor. The upstairs has two (more...)
TEATER REALTY CO
$385,331
MLS# 7457426
Active (List Price)
165 Mt. Bierstadt St
Brighton, CO 80601
3 BR | 3 BA | 2,562 Sqft | Detached Single Family
NEW CONSTRUCTION MOVE IN READY under $400K! Located in Brighton Crossings with amenities including community fitness center, lap pool, family pool and splash pad and dog park. Light and bright 3 bedroom plus loft, across from open space an (more...)
Brookfield Residential
$419,900
MLS# 1875119
Active (List Price)
4473 Mt Harvard St
Brighton, CO 80601
4 BR | 3 BA | 3,156 Sqft | Detached Single Family
Beautiful OPEN FLOOR PLAN with HARDWOOD and TITLE FLOORS on main level. Gorgeous GRANITE counter tops throughout the KITCHEN and back splash, STAINLESS STEEL appliances with a peaceful view to your garden, Pantry and a HUGE convenience Laun (more...)
Right 4 U Realty LLC
$359,000
MLS# 6383322
Active (List Price)
5044 Pelican St
Brighton, CO 80601
4 BR | 3 BA | 1,611 Sqft | Detached Single Family
Seller Says Sell! Submit All Offers! Updated contemporary 2 story home with excellent access to I-76! Open kitchen, dining and great room concept with lots of light and an open feel. New roof, gutters, paint, carpet, granite counters and st (more...)
Equity Colorado
$275,000
MLS# 7089120
Active (List Price)
686 S 1st Ave
Brighton, CO 80601
2 BR | 1 BA | 660 Sqft | Detached Single Family
ADORABLE COUNTRY COTTAGE!!! First time homebuyer’s dream. Charming inside and out. Kitchen and bathroom remodeled in fall of 2017. New cabinetry and counter tops. Stove, dishwasher, refrigerator, microwave, stackable washer / dry (more...)
Distinct Building & Design Corporation
$290,000
MLS# 3788360
Active (List Price)
1180 Bluebird St
Brighton, CO 80601
3 BR | 2 BA | 1,110 Sqft | Detached Single Family
Seller is adding another bathroom on the main floor! * Nicely updated 3-bed / soon-to-be 2-bath 2-story house * New flooring throughout, new tile and vanity in the bathroom, new paint, new granite countertop in the kitchen AND new roof (more...)
Your Castle Real Estate Inc
$389,181
MLS# 9225226
Active (List Price)
161 Mt. Bierstadt St
Brighton, CO 80601
3 BR | 3 BA | 2,421 Sqft | Detached Single Family
BRAND NEW CONSTRUCTION - READY NOW UNDER $400K! 3 bedroom, 2 1 / 2 bath home across from open space and steps away from the Crossings fitness center, dog park and play area. Light and bright, dark cabinets, grey plank flooring, open stair (more...)
Brookfield Residential
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