The Perfect Home for Soccer Players & Fans

With the World Cup only days away, we’re offering tips to find the perfect home for soccer players and soccer fans in Colorado!

Big Yard

You’ll want plenty of space to set up goal posts in the backyard. Whether you want to set up a full field of simply have enough space to practice your technique, having outdoor space at home makes a big difference for soccer players. Look for a relatively flat yard to mimic an official field.

As you’re looking at photos of homes for sale in Colorado, pay attention to the yard. Will it be enough space for drills at home? Photos don’t always convey the full space, so stop by open houses or schedule a tour to see the yard in person.

Community Soccer Fields

Many neighborhoods in Colorado offer community amenities for homeowners – including soccer fields! Ask your REALTOR® to recommend community developments with soccer fields. As a local expert, your real estate agent can help you narrow your home search to these neighborhoods.

As you search for homes on, add “soccer” into the Remarks Keyword Search. This will help you find homes that specifically mention soccer in the listing details and home description.

Close to Practice

To get to soccer practice more quickly, make sure your new home is convenient to the practice field! Search homes for sale in a custom area by drawing on the map. Zoom in to the area near work or soccer practice and draw a shape surrounding the areas you spend most of your time. 

Make sure you spend your time on the field, not driving across town!

Never Miss a Match

Prefer watching a game from the comfort of your own home? Find a house with a home theater! Whether you’re looking for an already-built home theater or a room you can easily convert, you can find inspiration from Colorado homes.

If you’re in the market for a new home, talk to your REALTOR about the things that matter most to you – including soccer. Your real estate agent can help identify home features that are important, set up custom searches and property alerts, and help you find the home that fits your lifestyle!

Originally published November 2, 2017 — Updated December 14, 2020