Within the highly desirable community of Mariposa in Rio Rancho, Monarch is the next “big play” in Rio Rancho, New Mexico.Mariposa consistently ranks as the #2 best-selling community in New Mexico, bringing quality family homes, luxury homes and custom homesites to the Albuquerque MSA. The current plan for Monarch’s 400 acres calls for 850 ± planned units with proposed lot sizes of 55 ft x 120 ft and 65 ft x 120 ft.
The land offers breathtaking views of the Jemez, Sangre de Cristo, and Sandia Mountain Ranges, as well as appealing topographic changes within the parcel itself, enhancing lot values. To the south are Mariposa’s existing neighborhoods. To the east is platted open space. To the north and west, the parcel borders over 2,200 acres of untouched land preserved and maintained in perpetuity; The Mariposa Preserve.
Approximately 150 acres are anticipated to be set aside as open space, 39 acres of community space, common areas, amenities, and amenity center, and 56 acres of roads and right-of-way. Land set aside for residences is anticipated as 155 acres, 39% of the land.
With its ideal physical location, views and topography, plus access to already built Mariposa infrastructure and amenities, this North Tract of Mariposa is perfectly positioned as an upscale, gated neighborhood for those buyers wishing to find a very high quality, personalize home. Monarch is appealing to both a single national builder or multiple quality builders to create segmentation within a holistic community. Residents will enjoy the 360-degree views, enhanced privacy, and added status that this enclave provides.
Mariposa’s award winning amenities include a LEED-certified community center with a fitness center, indoor and outdoor pools, yoga and pilates studio and indoor and outdoor gathering areas. A large park with splash pad and kid areas also includes sport fields and community monumental art.
- Multiple access points to paved trail along eastern boundary, which ties to miles of existing Mariposa trail system
- Water, power, gas available to site from Redondo Sierra Vista
- Sewer outfall along eastern boundary
- R-4 zoning in place for entire property
- All permitting through City of Rio Rancho