Many of the clients we work with are relocating from other cities and one of the most common questions we hear is, "what are the best places to live in Memphis?" When you're moving to a new city it can be difficult to figure out which area best suits your needs and lifestyle. We always suggest that our clients take an exploratory visit before they even start their home search, so they can more familiar with the areas. This usually makes the whole process much less stressful. If you are in the process of relocating to Memphis, then we would love to help you with your new transition.
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Located on the Mississippi River, Memphis is affectionately referred to as Bluff City and is recognized worldwide for it's BBQ and Blues. This city is also attractive for big businesses like FedEX and AutoZone which both are headquartered here. As far as real estate is concerned, Memphis is primed for a real estate state boom as housing prices are still fairly low and the newly elected leadership are taking strong efforts to revitalize the city. In fact, Memphis was just named as one of the "Top 10 Markets to Watch in 2016."
Something for everyone.
Every neighborhood in Memphis offers its own unique selling point. In areas like East Memphis, you can find beautifully restored historic homes or if you prefer a more walkable lifestyle, Overton Square would be a great option to check out. If great schools are a deciding factor while purchasing a home, then all you have to do is check out Greatschools.org to see that areas in many of the areas in Memphis offer very competitive schools systems. Memphis also offers plenty of options for first-time homebuyers, as home prices are lower than many other major cities.