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Nestled in the high desert terrain of southern New Mexico on the edge of the Chihuahuan Desert is the city of Lac Cruces. Just 45 miles from the Mexican border and home to New Mexico State University, Las Cruces is also known as the City of the Crosses. Las Cruces offers a warm and dry climate with plenty of sunshine throughout the majority of the year.  With a good state environment, a good economy and the cost of living eight percent below the national average, Las Cruces is one of the best places to retire in New Mexico. In fact, Forbes ranked Las Cruces 15th in their 2014 list of the 25 best places to retire.

From a lively theater scene to art galleries and museums, there are a plethora of activities for retirees to enjoy in Las Cruces. Active retirees can also take advantage of the many biking and walking trails. There are 15 miles of paved and natural surface trails and more than 65 miles of in-road bicycle lanes, shared-use lanes and bike routes. Las Cruces has also served the elderly community for almost 40 years.  Senior Programs is known for a wide range of quality programs for adults aged 50 and older to partake in. Las Cruces has a median home price of $176,000. French Brothers is now offering las cruces nm homes for sale in the Sonoma East neighborhood. French Brothers is now offering las cruces nm homes for sale in the Sonoma Ranch East neighborhood. With six floor plans ranging from 1,800 to 2,400 square feet, homebuyers have the option to choose from three different elevations. These can be customized to match your lifestyle and family needs. You can work with our fabulous Design Center to pick up the options available.

If you want to retire, you should look no further than the city of Las Cruces. Contact our sales team at 575-404-1740 to find out how you can own one of our Las Cruces homes for sale.

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