How to Know if You Should Move to Southern Utah

By September 13, 2019 No Comments

If you’re on this blog, odds are you’re considering buying a new home. There are so many growing, dynamic, attractive communities to choose from in the Western United States alone. Knowing this, it can be staggering to decide where you should be looking for your new home. Today’s post will help you determine whether Southern Utah is the right place for you to move.

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Climate and Landscape

If you love long, cold, wet winters, Southern Utah is not the place for you. With highs rarely falling below 50 degrees, and generally not exceeding 102, Southern Utah is the temperate climate so many crave.  Nevertheless, you can still experience the joys of winter with ski resorts being no further than a few hours away in Northern Utah, and some even as close as an hour or two.

If you hate iconic, beautiful landscapes and unrivaled outdoors activities, then Southern Utah is not the place for you. If you love the beauty of red rock, the excitement of hiking, boating, camping, biking, and other outdoor activities, if you love excitement, then it is.

Cost of Livingsouthern utah cost of living

If you love the high cost of living, Southern Utah is not the place for you. On average, Southern Utah communities have a cost of living 5% lower than the national average. If you’re interested in moving somewhere with all of the amenities you want for your lifestyle, that at the same time will allow you to lower your overall cost, Southern Utah is the place for you.

southern utah livingThe Community

If you hate close-knit, small town-style communities, then Southern Utah is not the place for you. Neighbors know each other, there is support, kindness, and a closeness that you don’t find everywhere. Southern Utah is the place for you if you want a family-friendly, safe, and comfortable place to live.

Odds are, after reading this and our other blogs about Southern Utah, you’re already thinking it might be the place for you. If this blog describes you, then the next thing you need to know is that Perry Homes is the partner you need in the process of buying a home in Southern Utah. We will help you every step of the way, and help you find the right place for you. Come see why Utah keeps coming home to Perry Homes.