Sawmill Community Land Trust is a 501(c)3 nonprofit membership organization with a mission of developing vibrant, prosperous neighborhoods through the creation and stewardship of permanently affordable housing and sustainable economic opportunities for low- to moderate-income families. We empower communities through civic engagement, education and advocacy. Incorporated in 1994, Sawmill Community Land Trust serves Albuquerque and Bernalillo County, New Mexico.

Sawmill Homes for Sale

Purchasing a home on a community land trust is different than a traditional mortgage. On a community land trust, the buyer purchases only the improvements on the land (aka the home) rather than the home and property under traditional circumstances.

Homebuyer Application Form

Interested in applying for home ownership? The process of purchasing a Sawmill Community Land Trust home starts here.

Apartments for Rent

Please call one of the apartment complexes listed here for information on our apartments, or go to our Apartments for Rent page for more information.

Villa Nueva Senior Apartments:

Sawmill Lofts:

The Artisan at Sawmill Village, Madera Crossing, and the Mix I and II:


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Why consider Sawmill Community Land Trust?

A place to call home, to have a sense of community, to be a part of something that continues to evolve and grow but still remains grounded in the richness of it’s history!!! So come on in to learn more. You’ll fall in Love with Sawmill Community Land Trust!!!