Sunday, February 15, 2015 / by Jenifer De La Garza
Where will you find 40 acres of magnificent land covered in pinon and juniper trees with endless opportunities for self sufficiency and sustainability? This property has a road in and an owner-built, adobe casita. Where will you find your own cliff, dramatic arroyos and gentle meadows with numerous building sites? These lend the remotest feel of a Tibetan Monastery perched above the world. The world you would look out on is three mountain ranges, the Cerrillos Hills, La Bajada Mesa, and the lights of Santa Fe..... It is a sacred world authentically New Mexico. It is a genuine BUG OUT home yet when you want a change, Madrid, Santa Fe, and Albuquerque are all within easy drives along Highway 14, The Turquoise Trail, a National Scenic Byway.
Let's start with primary concerns first. Money? There is no owner financing available. Accessibility and the quality of the road in because it's gravel, not paved? This was the first thing we took care of. We hired knowledgeable people to bui ...