A DESTINATION FOR LIFE Luxury, Private Gated Community
Discover Diamond Tail, an exclusive, low-density, master-planned community in Placitas, New Mexico. Nestled in the foothills between Santa Fe and Albuquerque, Diamond Tail offers unspoiled beauty in a rugged natural setting. There are 201 large estate home sites on 900 acres with almost 40% dedicated to open space. These 1-5 acre lots have gorgeous views of the Sandia, Sangre de Cristo, Ortiz, and Jemez mountain ranges, with some offering spectacular evening views of the lights of Santa Fe.
Diamond Tail offers reliable wireless internet, underground utilities, paved roads, private hiking trails, parks and stunning vistas. Star Park provides low-voltage power for telescopes so residents can take in the stunning starry sky.
Phase II Home Sites are Now Available
Call to schedule a Tour! 505-492-2015
"We've set our standards high in the planning and design of Diamond Tail, often exceeding state and local requirements, and creating standards where none existed before. Our goal is to live in harmony with our surroundings."
DIAMOND TAIL COMMUNITY VIDEO
BUILD YOUR DREAM HOME AT DIAMOND TAIL
LARGE ESTATE HOME SITES ARE NOW AVAILABLE IN PHASE II
248 MOONLIGHT RIDGE HOME SITE 94
Easy build home site offering beautiful views of the surrounding mountains. This site is home to mature pinon and juniper and is located in the southeast section of the community. Easy walking distance to private trail heads.
268 STAR MEADOW
HOME SITE 67
Located on the southeast portion of Diamond Tail. Bordering open space and nestled against the eastern ridge, site 67 offers beautiful views of of the West and Montezuma Crest. Easy build site that is slightly elevated above the star meadow sites.
247 MOONLIGHT RIDGE
HOME SITE 97
This is your opportunity to own a large home site to ensure privacy and serenity. Easy build site due to limited topography changes and offers great views.
Call to Schedule a Tour of Diamond Tail (505) 492-2015
BUILD TO SUIT HOMES FOR SALE
Contemporary and Traditional Pueblo Designs are also available
Your dream home can be a single story Northern New Mexico architectural design with outdoor living, high-end amenities, and comfortable sophistication. Enjoy 2300 sq. ft. of heated space, a spacious 3-car garage, and 800 sq. ft of covered outdoor living with a walled courtyard, which is very popular in this area due to the temperate year-round climates. The vaulted porch ceiling with exposed timber beams is a beautiful aspect this design. The home is situated on 1.21 acres offering sunset views to the west along with views of Montezuma Crest and the Jemez mountain range to the North. Just a short walk to the private trail system, this home site is an ideal location within the community. Diamond Tail is a paved, gated and private community unlike anything else in the Placitas area. Enjoy stunning unobstructed views and stunning starry nights in a peaceful, friendly environment.
KEY ASPECTS OF OUR COMMUNITY
Home sites are 1-5 acres with the average being around 2.5 acres. Large home sites offer privacy, an abundance of views and plenty of space for choosing the perfect build location for your home. Diamond Tail has a gated entry way, paved roads, and utilities to each home site including electricity, natural gas, high-speed internet and shared wells.
RELIABLE HIGH-SPEED INTERNET
High Speed Wireless Internet is very important to us here at Diamond Tail. Whether you're working in your home office or having a video call with family, Xfinity/Comcast offers reliable high-speed service that will support your internet needs. Xfinity now offers up to 1000 Mbps.
PLENTIFUL WATER SUPPLY
The respected hydrogeology firm of Shomaker & Associates conducted a water study for Diamond Tail. They determined that there is water sufficient in quantity to fulfill the maximum annual water requirements for the subdivision, including water for indoor and outdoor domestic uses for a minimum period of 100 years.
WHAT OUR OWNERS THINK
"One of the most beautiful places to live. I am incredibly happy to be a member of the Diamond Tail Community"
The sunsets are magnificent! We love spending time outside and Placitas offers great hiking trails and beautiful weather.
We love this quiet, peaceful community. It was the perfect location to build our dream home.