This charming townhome is your entree into a lovely secret gem of a neighborhood! Recent upgrades include COREtec flooring; Corian counters; all new toilets & tiled baths/showers; hot water heater & sump pump. Only thing left for you to do is easy carpet & paint. If you have never heard of the The Shores neighborhood, it's no surprise. This is a quiet tucked-away retreat with easy access to I-225, Cherry Creek Reservoir, shopping & dining. Terrific location for commuters who want a peaceful place to come home to. When you turn into the neighborhood, you will feel the tension melt away. Enjoy evening strolls along the many shaded walking paths, listening to the soothing sounds of water as you meander past multiple ponds & water features. Each spring you will get a kick out of newly hatched ducklings paddling after their mamas. Meet friends for a game of tennis or a swim in one of the pools... indoor or outdoor. The newly renovated clubhouse is a short walk away with jacuzzi, fitness center, hang-out area, ping pong & pool table. Easy living, the HOA includes structure & common grounds maintenance, snow removal, trash, water & sewer. This south facing unit has a sweet back patio with potted flowers left for you & opens to a small common greenbelt. Bus service is right outside the community entrance, 5 mins to RTD park-n-ride, light rail & The Cherry Creek Trail for 40 miles of biking, hiking or skating. Aurora is a great place to live with 8,000 acres of open space, 99 parks, 2 reservoirs, 3 nature centers, 6 rec centers & 10 pools. Join 1 rec center or sign up for a city-wide pass. This is a great starter home & when you are ready to trade up, hold on to this one as a rental!