Horse Property For Sale in New Mexico, Horse Properties For Sale in NM

Horse Property For Sale in New Mexico


New Mexico

Mexico's horse ranches and equestrian estates encapsulate the rugged and expansive spirit of the American Southwest. Scattered across the state's diverse terrain of deserts, mountains, and high plains, these ranches are not only working landscapes but also repositories of cultural and historical significance.

Spanish explorers and colonizers, including Juan de Oñate, brought horses to the area in the late 16th century. The introduction of horses revolutionized transportation, trade, and hunting practices among Native American tribes, such as the Apache and Navajo, who quickly adopted these magnificent animals into their nomadic lifestyles. As ranching operations expanded in the American West, not only facilitated cattle roundups but also enabled ranchers to cover large distances efficiently. Today, as modern ranching techniques coexist with traditional practices, horses continue to symbolize the enduring spirit and legacy of New Mexico's ranching traditions. 

Statistically, the New Mexico horse industry produces goods and services valued at $600+ million91,100 New Mexicans are involved with horses, either as horse owners, service providers, employees, or volunteers. Even more participate as spectators. The New Mexico horse industry directly provides 35,700 full-time equivalent jobs. Spending by suppliers and employees (in New Mexico and other states) generates additional jobs in New Mexico for a total employment impact of 45,000. There are 99,100 horses in New Mexico, over 60 percent of which are involved in showing and recreation.

With a GDP of $96.5 billion, New Mexico's economy is characterized by a diverse blend of industries that contribute to its unique economic landscape. Historically, the state has been associated with extractive industries, such as oil and natural gas, which play a significant role in its revenue generation. Additionally, New Mexico has a strong presence in the technology and research sectors, fostering innovation and scientific advancements. Despite these strengths, New Mexico faces economic challenges, including issues related to poverty and income inequality. Efforts to diversify the economy and invest in education and infrastructure are ongoing to ensure sustained growth and prosperity for the residents of the Land of Enchantment.

IIf you’re looking for ranches in New Mexico, feel free to take a look at our current horse properties. Or if you have any questions, please feel free to contact us or one of our real estate agents.

  New Mexico in Numbers :
img Horse Population: 99,100 horses
img Acres Used for Horse-Related Activities: 98,100 acres
img Capital: Santa Fe
img Population: 2,113,344
img Land area: 121,356 sq. miles
img Counties: 33
img Highest Point: Wheeler Peak
img Lowest Point: Red Bluff Lake
img 5 Largest Cities:
  • Albuquerque: 558,523
  • Las Cruces: 115,303
  • Rio Rancho: 109,060
  • Santa Fe: 89,220
  • Roswell: 47,174


Horse Property for sale.
Exquisite Luxury Estate & Horse Facility

Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, New Mexico

Exquisite Luxury Estate and Horse Facility: 6120 square foot custom home on 3.5 acres of prime property in a lovely country setting with city conveniences, picturesque mountain views and excellent weather. Horse Facility: Barn 1700sf’: 3 Horse stalls with hay bins, feed buckets and automatic water plumbed to each stall. Dedicated wash bay conveniently located adjacent to the tack room (both are plumbed for hot water). Large 12’x 24’ hay storage. Floors: concrete/crusher fine/ or rubber mat. One acre pasture with flood irrigation, (MRGCD) ... idyllic setting with views of pasture, trees and mountains. All essentials are the on first floor: private owner's suite, handsome study with custom built-ins, two more private en-suite guest rooms. The owner's suite features a spacious bathroom with separate vanities, slipper tub, walk-in shower, spacious custom designed closet, adjacent sitting room/study with cozy kiva fireplace. The kitchen is a chef's dream which boasts a 60'' Wolf range: 6 burners, grill & griddle, two 30'' ovens; oversize Subzero frig/freezer, 2 Dishwashers, microwave drawer, alder custom cabinetry, large pantry with 2nd Subzero frig/freezer, +butler's pantry: wet bar & Subzero wine/beverage center. Large patios, gunite pool, cabana w/grilling kitchen & bathroom. Oversize 4 car garage (utility sink, work space, storage room w/shelves, built-in cabinets), *gorgeous landscape & **pasture. Grand staircase leads to second floor entertainment space: billiard table, comfortable TV viewing, wet bar, Subzero frig/freezer. Spacious deck w/amazing mountain views & motorized screens. Flex room/4th bedroom & 3/4 bathroom. *Utilities: City/Public Water & Sewer, Gas Co of NM, PNM Electric. Home is on City water. **Irrigation rights: MRGCD Flood irrigation is currently used for pasture -call broker for details. Irrigation Well is used for landscape (automatic timers). Floor plan and associated documents available upon request. Pre-qualified buyers please call/text for more information and a private showing. Video showings are available (Facetime, Zoom, Duo etc). If you are looking for property in the Albuquerque / Santa Fe area please contact Dee Rasberry!

Dee Rasberry , D Realty with Realty One of New Mexico

3.50 ACRES
6100 SQ FT
Horse Property for sale.
"Frente al Rio" Riverside horse property!

Farmington, San Juan County, New Mexico

HOT NEW LISTING! RIVERSIDE HORSE PROPERTY! ''Frente al Rio'' Immaculate custom built, Eden Architect designed, southwestern style home nestled privately down a gated private drive along the Animas River. This one of a kind 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath, 3 car garage home is located on over 17 acres of irrigated (per seller) land with 2 shops, 2 ponds with fish and frogs, 3 fenced fields, 3 horse stalls, a storage building, and tack rooms. Exquisite grand stairway entrance leads to 2 living areas. Features travertine tile, plentiful natural light, surround sound, and lofty ceilings. The kitchen boasts river views, quartz counters, a pantry, and stainless Electrolux refrigerator, dual ovens, microwave, dishwasher, and 5 burner gas cooktop. Formal dining room with wine bar and access to the outdoor deck cooking area (plumbed for gas). The den has a kiva fireplace plumbed for gas and massive columns. Office or gym, den, formal dining, and primary suite all feature river views and deck access. Primary suite entry has built-in shelving. The suite features a reading nook with 180° vistas, a private deck overlooking the river and pond, and dual oversized closets. En suite bath with extravagant tile and granite, lavatory, walkout shower with bench and dual heads, soaking tub with 90° property views, and electronic privacy screens. Home is built above 100-year floodplain, is heated with dual central heating units, cooled with dual central A/C's, features a water softener and dual hot water heaters, and a finished 3 car garage with locking storage and crawlspace access. Home has an electronic gate, 10' security fence along river trail, security system, and lights. Plentiful outdoor chilling areas with patios, a Native American Ramada, swings, grass, trees, pergola, and more. Shop 1 features (4) 10x12 roll-ups and (1) man door, dirt floors, and electricity. Shop 2 has (1) 12x14 roll-up door, (1) man door, 3 fans, heat, cooling, insulation, concrete floors, and a shop sink. Home was used as a successful Airbnb for 6 months.

Allen Elmore , eXp Realty

17.35 ACRES
2853 SQ FT
Horse Property for sale.
Enchanting Property with Adobe Residence and 2 Barns

Raton, Colfax County, New Mexico

This enchanting property boasts a 2,763 sq. ft. 3 bedroom, 3 bath adobe residence with an additional bunkhouse/studio containing 2 bedrooms, and 1 bath. The barn and stables are ready for new occupants. The barn has a nice concrete floor, and large double doors on each end, for easy pull-through access. The barn is large enough to easily accommodate vehicles or even an RV. Electricity in the barn and water spigots are placed throughout the premises. A buried cistern, filled with rainwater run-off from the barn and casita can be utilized for gardening and irrigation. A plus, in the high planes of the desert southwest! The property is adorned with mature trees and shrubbery. Nicely maintained lawns, as well as natural vegetation, are bordered by cedar split-rail fencing around the residence. The pasture is comprised of natural vegetation and should sustain several heads of livestock.

Code of the West Real Estate , Code of the West Real Estate, LLC

42.00 ACRES
2763 SQ FT
Horse Property for sale.
Luxury Ranch with Equestrian Center

Chama, Rio Arriba County, New Mexico

NEW PRICE!! NOW INCLUDES THE 435 ACRES! Luxury Ranch with Equestrian Center in Chama, New Mexico. Nestled in the picturesque landscapes of Chama, this 435-acre Luxury Ranch is a testament to opulence, comfort, and equestrian excellence. Experience the best of rural living with 3,400 square feet of luxury living, top-notch equestrian facilities, and breathtaking natural beauty. This remarkable ranch features a 3,400 square foot home that exudes elegance and style. Every inch of this residence is designed to perfection. From the moment you enter, you'll be greeted by the warm embrace of this luxurious adobe. The interior boasts high-end finishes, spacious living areas, and an abundance of natural light. Whether you're relaxing by the fireplace or enjoying a meal in the custom kitchen, you'll be immersed in comfort. For those passionate about horses, this ranch is a dream come true. The Equestrian Center is a masterpiece, offering everything an equine enthusiast could desire. The indoor arena, spanning 140 x 180 feet, ensures year-round riding, while seven indoor/outdoor stalls provide the utmost in equine comfort. Each stall is equipped with Classic Equine automatic waterers, fans, and rubber mat flooring. The Equine Barn further enhances the experience with a kitchen/office and a bathroom complete with a shower and washer and dryer. The Outdoor amenities are equally impressive with a 150x350 outdoor riding arena designed for training and performance. Priefert boxes and a return alley make this a haven for equine athletes. There is also 9 more indoor/outdoor horse pens for accommodating additional horses. From the Ranch's elevated position, you'll enjoy sweeping panoramic views of the Northern New Mexico Countryside. Witness the beauty of both the sunrise and sunset from the comfort of your home. Welcoming guests is a breeze with 5 RV hookups that offer, water, power, and sewer connections. This Luxury Ranch is the embodiment of mountain living and equestrian passion.

Kimberly Hise , Realty One of Chama

435.00 ACRES
3400 SQ FT
Horse Property for sale.

Santa Cruz, Santa Fe County, New Mexico

Looking for a home that is move in ready, with plenty of space for indoor and outdoor entertaining and/or everyday living? Let’s start with the beautiful interior of this custom home. It has baseboard radiant heating throughout. The ground level has natural lighting, passive solar heating, and a wood stove. There is one bedroom and a bath downstairs, along with a formal living room that has long beams and a tongue and groove wood plank ceiling. In this room, there is a window with an evaporative unit that cools the lower level. The family room, also on the lower level, has a high ceiling made of vigas, with split cedar, between each viga. Step up to the dining room. To the left is the kitchen with the quartz countertop and stainless steel appliance, perfect for any designated Chef. The back yard is accessed through the dining room and has ample space for grilling, dining and entertaining. Upstairs could be considered a total owner suite with a hobby/gym/library space or that same area could be an extra bedroom. There is a beautiful bathroom. The owner's bedroom has hardwood flooring and opens up to a private deck overlooking the lush land, belonging to the property. The land offers opportunities to have domestic farm animals, like chickens, sheep, cows, or horses. There is space for organic gardening. There are several mature fruit trees. Irrigation water rights, will provide the water needed for successful gardening. The southern boundary is close to the Santa Cruz River, a great place for fishing or outside meditations. There is an open barn and tack room, and another outside storage unit. This is a must see home, now. The entrance to the property has a beautiful electric gate. The roof on the home is a thick gauge title pro panel. Must be prequalified to view in person.

Emery Maez , The Maez Group

5.01 ACRES
2435 SQ FT
Horse Property for sale.
Horse property with gorgeous views that borders Cibola National Forest

Magdalena, Socorro County, New Mexico

Beautiful secluded property way up in the Magdalena Mountains. Borders 250 square miles of Cibola National Forest. Paved County road, well water, Covered parking, Passive solar. Decks, and a special deck high on a massive boulder with dark skies to view the stars. All this and privacy.

Patricia Alofaituli , HomeSmart Realty Pros

5.02 ACRES
1366 SQ FT


Sold May 2024

Horse Property for sale.
Stunning single level home on over 8 acres!

Bosque, Socorro County, New Mexico

Escape the urban hustle and unwind in the embrace of this custom home surounded by trees on an expansive 8.87-acre canvas, with a close commute to all the city amenities. With large windows throughout the home, it is bright and welcoming with a kitchen bar for entertaining, a beautiful entertaining room with skylights, and a warm wood stove for those cold winter nights and a beautiful window spanned bench in the master overlooking the green backyard. Completing this haven is a spacious barn/garage, an essential space catering to both animal/agriculture and vehicle enthusiasts alike. This home truly has it all!

Alicia Rucker , Coldwell Banker Legacy

8.87 ACRES
2238 SQ FT
Horse Property for sale.
265.87 Acres Ranch Land

Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, New Mexico

Welcome to your opportunity of a lifetime! Nestled just off Highway 14, this extraordinary 265-acre vacant land is brimming with endless possibilities. Whether you aspire to build your dream home, establish a flourishing cattle ranch, or create a magnificent horse haven, this property is your canvas to transform into a remarkable masterpiece. Imagine waking up to breathtaking panoramic views of the surrounding mountain ranges, as far as the eye can see. With wide open spaces at your disposal, you'll relish in the freedom and tranquility that this property offers. The land is completely fenced, providing security and peace of mind for both you and your beloved livestock. For those with an entrepreneurial spirit, this land holds further potential. Subject to county approval, the property can be subdivided into 10-acre lots, opening up a plethora of investment opportunities. Embrace the freedom of having no HOA restrictions, allowing you to manifest your vision without limitations. Whether you're a nature enthusiast seeking solace amidst the picturesque landscapes or an aspiring rancher yearning to nurture a thriving livestock operation, this property is your gateway to endless possibilities. Don't miss this chance to seize the life you've always envisioned on this remarkable 266-acre canvas. The time is now to turn your dreams into a reality. 15 minutes to Santa Fe/I-25

Maggie Chavez , Real Estate Associates of NM

265.87 ACRES
Horse Property for sale.
Stunning Southwest Home on 13+ acres with Equestrian Facilities

Clovis, Curry County, New Mexico

Welcome to this stunning southwestern home, where beauty and functionality merge seamlessly. The home boasts 4 bedrooms with 4 1/2 bathrooms, making it perfect for a large family or those who love to entertain guests. As you enter the home, you'll be greeted by a front courtyard with a lovely shade tree and a hand-carved pergola covering the walkway to the front door. The front living area has a nice high ceiling with dark wood beams that add a sense of grandeur and warmth to the space. The home is filled with natural light, creating a warm and inviting atmosphere. The large master bedroom is a true sanctuary, complete with a separate sitting area, lots of built-ins, and custom touches throughout the house. The 5 bathrooms are truly a work of art, with custom Talavera tile work that adds a touch of elegance and sophistication. Step outside and you'll find a high walled backyard with a pool, perfect for relaxing and entertaining guests. The front 10+ acres of the property is zoned commercial, providing an excellent opportunity for business owners, while the back 2+ acres are zoned for livestock and ranchette use. The property also features a great 10 stall horse barn with a shop, storage, tack area, and covered hay area, making it ideal for all equestrians. Overall, this home is a true gem, combining comfort, beauty, and functionality in one breathtaking package. Come see it today and experience the best of southwestern living!

Katharine Fly , Sagebrush Real Estate

13.25 ACRES
4382 SQ FT
Horse Property for sale.
Ranch with outstanding views of the Manzano Mountains

Mountainair, Socorro County, New Mexico

Welcome to the Rountree Ranch. This property is 150 acres of desired New Mexican Ranch property with a beautiful 3447 Sq ft ranch style home. This custom home was built in 2016 by JC Anderson with quality and master workmanship in mind. Enter the home through a custom wood door with hand laid stained glass above. The foyer brings you into the home past the dining area and into the large living room that is graced by a custom rock fireplace. Raised ceilings throughout flow into the custom kitchen which is equipped with matching Kitchen Aid stainless appliances, marble counters and tons of storage in the beautiful wood cabinets, grab your cup of coffee from the coffee bar and head through the breakfast nook and onto the southern patio area and enjoy the views of the Chupadera Mountains or various wildlife including antelope, deer, coyote and elk. Your primary suite features two walk-in closets as well as double vanities, water closets, a large, jetted garden tub for soaking while enjoying with views of the Chupadera Mountains and walk-in shower with multiple heads. Two additional bedrooms for you family or visiting friends which are connected by a Jack and Jill full bathroom. This property is set up with the remote professional in mind with two large standalone offices, one of the offices has a half bath and the other has a gym area that is just off of the breakfast area. This workout room is also equipped with a Murphy bed. The front courtyard shares access to the front door and main office area and has beautiful views of the south end of the Manzano Mountains. All water in the home comes from the 400' deep well into a custom water system and water softener. Reverse osmosis system for the drinking water in the kitchen. Evenings out here enjoy the Dark Sky for fantastic views of constellations, shooting stars or watching satellites skate by. The possibilities are endless with the property, from riding horses to raising a small herd of cattle to game hunting. The property has three water producing wells. One windmill for watering livestock and wild game the other two are domestic wells at the main residence and the other at the detached 600 Sq Ft Casita. The Casita could be used for long term guest or a live-in ranch hand. The driveway has a reinforce area for use of the aviation enthusiast with a helicopter endorsement or emergency landing area for medical transport. Set up the rest of your outbuildings as you wish and where you want. Come see your next home or Maybe your Second Home, Welcome to the Rountree Ranch.

Donald Auge , Coldwell Banker Legacy

149.00 ACRES
3447 SQ FT

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