Millennials are flocking to Columbus for many reasons and we’ve noticed this in our Village Communities, with our Columbus, Ohio condominiums. We’re seeing more and more millennials buying our condos, as we offer amazing locations with quality condos near all the hot spots. But what makes Columbus the spot to be for the millennials?
- The Ohio State University gives Columbus one of the highest per capita student populations in the U.S. Students come for the incredible school and stay for jobs upon graduating. There are also many Fortune 500 companies that have their headquarters here.
- Columbus is affordable. There are a variety of places to live in the city now, and many of the suburbs feature affordable vibrant communities. Realtor.com ranked Columbus #10 on “America’s 20 hottest markets for real estate” in April 2016.
- It’s a friendly city with tons to see and do. You’ll never get bored! There are parks everywhere, with loads of walking and biking trails. Festivals and events can be found in the area most weekends-including the Jazz and Rib Fest, the Columbus Arts Festival, Red, White & BOOM, the Ohio State Fair, and many others. Check out Experience Columbus for some of the big ones! Head to the Arena District, the Short North, the Scioto Mile, the Columbus Commons, Easton Town Center, and Polaris Fashion Place to find shopping, food, and events.
- Craft breweries are popping up in all areas, creating neighborhood-gathering spots. There are amazing restaurants and coffee shops in most neighborhoods, both chain and independent ones. Any type of food you want can be found in Columbus!
- Columbus is a big city, but has the aura of a small town. It isn’t hard to get around, with good bus transportation, abundant Ubers and taxis, ease of walking and biking, and major thoroughfares. Columbus is continuing to grow and change each year. Many outlying areas are being developed with shopping, dining and events readily available.
Living in Columbus is the thing to do! Between the job market, affordable housing, the plethora of activities, and places to eat and drink, millennials are calling Columbus home. Let us help you find an amazing condo to buy in one of our Village Communities, so you can start living your dream!