December 10, 2022 Breaking News, Latest News, and Videos

Ever Thought About A Second Home Or Relocation To Salt Lake City?

When people think of Salt Lake City, they usually think of the Mormon Church. The truth is that the city has so much more to offer. Whether you’re looking for the outdoors, restaurants, bars, or museums, Salt Lake City has it all. It isn’t as monolithic as people think, there are diverse neighborhoods where people from other countries mingle with artists and musicians. There is good food, good people, and so many activities. Read on for reasons to take the plunge and move to Salt Lake City.

The Neighborhoods

One of the most enticing parts about Salt Lake City is that there are so many neighborhoods where you can find home. While Downtown is full of professionals, bars, nightlife, and restaurants, it is just the beginning or what the city has to offer.

Central City is full of outdoor attractions and has a college town atmosphere. There is a leash-free dog park called Herman Franks, the Gilgal Sculpture Garden, and Liberty Park. This is also where you’ll find the most eclectic display of international food. It is a great place if you are looking for a diverse neighborhood that is also family-friendly.

Sugar House is an artisanal district where there are boutique shops, record stores, and local artisans. With art galleries, book stores, and a business district, the center of the neighborhood is Sugar House Park, a gorgeous nature area of over 100 acres.

Perhaps the hippest neighborhood is Capitol Hill, where there are incredible views of the city. Restaurants have rooftop bars and the architecture is diverse. There are Gothic and Victorian homes, and some of the best hiking around.

Finally, University is where the University of Utah hosts 30,000 students. The neighborhood has clubs, bars, and restaurants. While part of University has a professional vibe, there are also small stores that preserve a counter-cultural atmosphere.

Affordability

Salt Lake City is without a doubt one of the most affordable midsize cities in the country. It is much more reasonably priced than most big cities in the United States. Whether you are looking to live in the city or in the suburbs around it, there are so many affordable options to make a home or lay the foundations for a family. Salt Lake provides some of the best ways to combine a nice place with so many activities around the area. Another great way to save money when you are moving to Ski City is to find furnished apartments Salt Lake City where you don’t have to worry about buying furniture.

Activities

There is no shortage of awesome things to do in Utah. The outdoors are perhaps the most central activity in the state. It is a very enticing reason to move to Ski City. There are so many things to do in the area beyond the outdoors. In Granary there is a lineup of gastropubs. It is a brewery district where you can grab all kinds of craft beers. In Downtown there’s a farmer’s market where you can find local produce and food stalls. There are museums, book stores, all kinds of parks and green spaces. You won’t ever get sick of living in the city or going out to the mountains.

Central Location

If you are a traveler for business or pleasure, Salt Lake City is in the middle of the country. Flights to anywhere are shorter than flying from coast-to-coast. You aren’t very far from Denver or Las Vegas, driving to other cities is fairly accessible. When you live in Salt Lake, you can drive down to Southern Utah and Northern Arizona to hike and camp. Ski City is close to the mountains and all the things you can do there.

There are limitless reasons to pack up and move to Salt Lake City. It is affordable, with so many great neighborhoods. It also has a central location, as well as restaurants and bars galore. You’ll find so many friendly people. Salt Lake City is a great place to get interested in some property while laying down the foundations for a family. Not only is Salt Lake a perfect place to plant roots, it provides a peaceful setting for starting a new life. However you look at it, Salt Lake City is an awesome place to move.

Ryan Beitler is a journalist, writer, and travel blogger known for writing for Paste Magazine, The Slovenia Times, numerous travel sites, and more.

Related Posts

Local Boy Scouts Host 75th Annual Christmas Tree Lot

December 9, 2022

December 9, 2022

Troop 2 hosts its annual christmas tree lot on 19th and Santa Monica raising funds for the troop while teaching...

Mountain Lion Litter Born in Santa Monica Mountains

December 9, 2022

December 9, 2022

Two new adult female mountain lions also discovered in Santa Susana Mountains Biologists have announced a new kitten litter and...

Man Arrested for Robbing Two Santa Monica Adult Toy Shops

December 8, 2022

December 8, 2022

Kelly Blake Carr arrested in connection to robberies at Adult Love Boutique and Secret Desires Charges have been filed against...

Gleam Davis and Phil Brock to Each Serve Term as Santa Monica Mayor

December 8, 2022

December 8, 2022

Lana Negrete selected as mayor pro tempore By Sam Catanzaro A newly-installed Santa Monica City Council has selected Gleam Davis...

Sweet Maple Opening First SoCal Location in Santa Monica

December 7, 2022

December 7, 2022

San Francisco-based restaurant coming to 1705 Ocean Avenue By Dolores Quintana In early 2023, Santa Monica will get a new...

Santa Monica Restaurant Earns Michelin Star

December 7, 2022

December 7, 2022

18 new California restaurants added to the guide By Dolores Quintana The Michelin Restaurant Guide has released its list of...

Paint:Lab Hosts Toy Drive and Scholarships for Young Artists

December 7, 2022

December 7, 2022

The Paint:Lab in Santa Monica is hosting winter camps and a toy drive. Learn how to get involved in this...

Local Artist Carries out Acorn Planting Project in the Santa Monica Mountains

December 6, 2022

December 6, 2022

Rebecca Youssef raising environmentalism awareness through art By Keemia Zhang  Los Angeles artist Rebecca Youssef is carrying out a project...

Samohi Students Make a Splash With Plankton Science Experiment

December 6, 2022

December 6, 2022

There’s a big world waiting to be discovered. By exploring what’s in their backyard Santa Monica High School students learned...

Los Angeles City Council Committee Moves Forward on Contentious Scattergood Power Plant Plan

December 6, 2022

December 6, 2022

Plan would shift power to green hydrogen instead of natural gas By Dolores Quintana On December 1, the Los Angeles...

Venice Sign Lighting Celebrates 11th Anniversary

December 6, 2022

December 6, 2022

Venice celebrates the 11th year of lighting the Venice sign on Windward ave for the holidays!.Video sponsored by School of...

AstraZeneca to acquire Santa Monica Biotech Company for $320 Million

December 6, 2022

December 6, 2022

Neogene bought by biopharmaceutical company AstraZeneca  AstraZeneca recently announced an agreement to acquire Santa Monica-based Neogene Therapeutics Inc. (Neogene), a...

SMMUSD to Appoint Interim Superintendent Next Week

December 5, 2022

December 5, 2022

District looks to replace Dr. Ben Drati who is leaving to head up the Bellflower Unified School District The Santa...

New Report Predicts Rents Will Increase In Some L.A Neighborhoods: Santa Monica Real Estate Report – December 5th, 2022

December 5, 2022

December 5, 2022

Property, Developments, And Listings On The Westside.*  1920’s Vintage Mediterranean Listed For $8.3m*  New Report Predicts Rents Will Increase In...

Construction for 100-Unit NMS Lincoln Nearly Complete

December 3, 2022

December 3, 2022

Five-story project at 1550 Lincoln Boulevard almost done By Dolores Quintana NMS Lincoln is nearly finished after two years of...