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University Ridge ~ Reno Nevada Homes With Spectacular City and Mountain Views

University Ridge is a beautiful Northern Nevada neighborhood located high above the city of Reno. Located just north of downtown Reno, University Ridge is marked by tree lined streets and homes that offer soaring views of both Reno and Sparks Nevada.

University Ridge

Watch the Reno Balloon Races, fireworks and winter snow storms as they roll over the Sierra Nevada mountains while you are enjoying a day at the University Ridge Park.University Ridge Park

 University Ridge consists of more than 300 single family homes located just minutes away from downtown Reno, downtown Sparks, the National Bowling Stadium, Reno Livestock Events Center, the Reno Events Center and the newly opened Reno Aces Baseball Stadium.




 University Ridge Park is nestled between single family residences. It overlooks both cites of Reno and Sparks. It is a great place to bring the kids to play in the play structures, have lunch or picnics, walk or jog around the walking path. This park is so pretty you will want to stop you car when driving by to take in its breathtaking views. University Ridge Park is truly one of Reno's most relaxing and picturesque parks.

University Ridge

You will find a nice range of home prices and home sizes at University Ridge in Reno, Nevada. Current listings start in the low $200's to the high $400's. The average home sold in University Ridge over the last four months was $274,000. The average square foot a home in this area is 2,000. Homes listed for sale have been staying on the marker approximately 100 days. There are approximately 12 homes listed for sale in University Ridge.

School Information:

Washoe County School District

Peavine Elementary School

 1601 Grandview Ave. Reno, NV 89503 (775) 746-5840

Clayton Middle School

1295 Wyoming Ave, Reno NV 89503  (775)-746-5860

Hug High School

2880 Sutro Street, Reno NV 89502  (775)-333-5300

Shopping Information:

Reno Northtowne Shopping Center is the closest shopping strip mall to University Ridge. Here you will find a Wal Mart Super Store, Home Depot, Ross, Starbucks, several fast food chains, Blockbuster, Office Depot, Petsmart, and GNC.

Reno Northtown Center - 2875 Northtowne Ln, Reno, NV 89512

For a complete list of shopping malls in Reno Nevada you can visit Shopping Malls - Reno.

University Ridgeis just another great Reno, Nevada neighborhood. If you are interested in learning more about this neighborhood or any other Northern Nevada neighborhood, I can help. Feel free to contact me anytime. My Mobile number is (775) 856-5424 and my email is I look forward in speaking with you.

University Ridge ~ Reno Nevada Homes With Spectacular City and Mountain Views

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Comment balloon 5 commentsTerrie Leighton • October 30 2009 06:30PM


Terrie, University Ridge look like a awesome place.  I love the common area that house the picnic gazebo and children's play area.  The views are spectacular and all the name brand shopping close to the subdivision, is there a Dillard's store there?

Posted by Dona Reynolds, St. Joseph MO (Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Stein Summers) over 9 years ago

University Ridge sounds like a really nice neigborhood Teri. Nice work with your preview.

Posted by Bill Gassett, Metrowest Massachusetts Real Estate (RE/MAX Executive Realty) over 9 years ago

Great job Terrie. If anyone had any queries about University Ridge, you just answered them all!

Now call Terrie so she can show you these great homes!


Posted by Craig Rutman, Raleigh, Cary, Apex area Realtor (Helping people in transition) over 9 years ago

Terrie - This is a great hyperlocal post focusing on the University Ridge area. It really is a great neighborhood. Nice job!

Posted by Christianne O'Malley, Exceptional Service - Delivering Results in Reno! (RE/MAX Realty Affiliates) over 9 years ago

Dona, Bill, Craig and Christianne~ University Ridge is beautiful! Thank you all for leaving a comment.

Posted by Terrie Leighton, Reno Real Estate Agent ~ Selling Homes in Reno (Ferrari-Lund Real Estate ) over 9 years ago

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