Most of us can agree that Columbus is a beautiful and exciting place with many activities and opportunities. In fact, you may even love the bustling downtown area of our Buckeye City. But that doesn’t mean it’s fun to live there. Here are four signs that it may be time for you to make a change and make the move to The Charles at Bexley.
Life’s too short to spend it sitting in your car downtown: dealing with stop-and-go “movement,” fender benders on every block, and stressed-out people cutting each other off. Even worse? OSU home football game traffic that puts your whole world on hold.
What’s worse than driving? Parking! Living downtown puts your car at risk, as anyone driving by or entering a parking garage could damage your vehicle, adding to your already heightened traffic stress. You’re not alone in your frustration, according to a recent survey courtesy of American City Business Journals.
The four seasons are a lot of fun until you have to go out in them. Warming up your car in the winter months is a hassle, adding a lot of scraping and waiting to your commute time. Walking to your car in the rain or the sweltering humidity of summer also isn't ideal, especially when you’re dressed for work or a night out on the town.
Are you looking to squeeze into a tiny space? Spend your whole paycheck on rent? Probably not, but that's inevitable living downtown. Columbus neighborhoods like Italian Village, Victorian Village, and the Short North can be over 50% more expensive than the Columbus average according to Rent Cafe below.
If you’re ready to get out of the hectic, expensive lifestyle of downtown Columbus, let us offer you the convenience and comfort you’re looking for. For more information about our community, stop by and tour your new home.