In 1990 the population of the City of St. George was approximately 30,000 by the year 2000 there where more than 100,000 people living in this thriving community and the surrounding area. St. George is listed as one of the fastest growing cities in the country and the real estate market reflects this trend.
While there area many previously owned homes on the market in the St. George area, the big real estate demand is for new homes. Washington County has several new sub-divisions under development. Areas like Washington Fields, Ivins and Santa Clara are booming with new growth. New homes in these areas are still affordable and available. There a lot of real estate still available in the much desired Bloomington area and along the high mesas surrounding the City of St. George. Walking/jogging paths have been paved throughout this thriving community to provide an alternative to driving everywhere. City planners are always working toward keeping St. George a place that has big city appeal while maintaining a small town feel.
Condos, townhouses, and apartment buildings also seem to be growing right out of the ground. Snowbirds, young couples, and retirees will have no problem findings affordable housing in St. George and the surrounding area.
Golf fanatics have several Course side communities to choose from; Coral Canyon, Sun River, and Sunbrook just to name a few. Advantage Realty and several other St. George area realtors offer homes with backyards that walk right out on the fairway.
Historic real estate in the downtown area offer the fixer-upper in all of us a chance to refurbish the charming homes of yesteryear. Some homes date back to the late 1800s and are still standing proud. With a little love and some elbow grease these homes can be restored to their original splendor.
Whether you’re looking for a starter home, a fixer-upper or real estate to live in forever, the St. George area offer many spectacular choices, old and new.
There is still plenty of commercial real estate available in the St. George area. Buy, lease or build to suit. Business locating in the area will have no problem finding a space to fill their needs. St. George and the surrounding area have several malls and shopping areas with spaces available. Office complexes are popping up everyday. Medical offices are now available near the Dixie Regional Hospital on River Road. What ever your business needs, the St. George area has the place you need to build your dream.