Concord is the capital of New Hampshire and is a pleaseant place to call home. People who are interested in living here will find a variety of homes for sale and plenty of things to do.
Concord real estate includes historic houses from the 18th century, modern condos, luxury homes and houses with several acres of land. Amenities of luxury homes may include gyms, theaters and wine cellars. Some houses outside the city are on properties of eight or nine acres. The largest houses in Concord have eight bedrooms. There are houses with one or two bedrooms for those who perfer cozier homes. Families who are interested in houses with three or four bedrooms in residential neighborhoods will find a number of those in the city. First time home buyers can choose a home in Concord that suits their needs. The average price for a Concord home is $118,000.
Concord is perferct for those who enjoy outdoor recreation. Beaver Meadow Park has tennis courts and ball fields. There are walking trails at Merrill Park. Families will enjoy the picnic shelter and playground at Rollins Park. Those who enjoy outside winter activities can go sledding and ice skating at White Park. There are trails for skiers in Bear Brook State Park approximately 10 miles from Concord. This park also has trails for horseback riding, hiking and biking. Visitors can go swimming and boating in the ponds here. The picnic areas, playgrounds and variety of activities available make this an ideal spot for a family outing.
Golfers may want to buy Concord real estate close to Beaver Meadows Golf Course. The course has practice facilities, a pro shop, a restaurant and a function room.
Concord offers plenty of indoor activities as well. Music lovers can attend concerts at the Concord Community Music School. Concerts and plays are performed at the Capitol Center for the Arts. Concord residents can see plays performed by the Community Players of Concord at the Concord City Auditorium. Movies are shown at the Red River Theatres.
History lovers can visit the museum at the New Hampshire Historical Society to learn about the state's history. A visit to the Pierce Manse will give visitors an opportunity to see how former President Franklin Pierce and his family lived during the 18th century.
Concord residents can shop at Steeplegate Mall or Fort Eddy Plaza.
A number of Concord homes for sale are within walking distance of the city's schools. Public schools in Concord are part of the Concord School District. The district has five elementary schools, a middle school and a high school. High school students can take classes at the Concord Regional Technical Center. Concord also has a few private schools.