Sandia Heights boasts and hosts the base of the world's longest aerial Tramway. Sandia Heights real estate was developed in the 1960s and was the first development to introduce the truly exotic and exclusive living 2000 feet above Albuquerque's Rio Grande valley, and Old Town Albuquerque, which sits at about 5200 feet above sea level.Architectural design of most homes built on Sandia Heights' premium real estate usually takes advantage of seventy miles of westerly views and the immediate 3000 ft rise of the Sandia Mountains and the top of the Tram from their eastern facing windows and decks. Sandia Heights real estate typically holds its values and actually leads in appreciation and desirability. Pinon, scrub oak and High Desert flowers and fauna along with mountain wildlife grace Sandia Heights real estate. Look in area 10 in SWMLS for Sandia Heights real estate.