5 Reasons to Build Your New Home in Eagle Mountain
You’re taking a huge step and building a new home. There’s a lot to think about: colors, appliances, flooring, bathrooms, bedrooms, but before you can settle on any of that, you need to decide where you’re going to have your new home built.
Real estate is all about location, location, location. However, location is more than just a spot on the map, more than the coordinates you plug into your GPS. The location also involves that fuzzy feeling that says yes, this is home. I feel a part of this place. I belong.
Peace, quiet, nature, community. Those may be items on your checklist, dreams you talk about together as you plan your new home. Sure, they’re dreams, the great what-ifs of life. There’s no way you can get everything on that list; you know that. That list is the “in a perfect world” list. You’ve resigned yourself to accept compromise as long as you can get the near-perfect home of your dreams.
Don’t settle. Don’t compromise. Take those what-ifs and place them where they can be “here is.” Place them in Eagle Mountain.
It’s not a dream. Eagle Mountain, Utah, is a great place to build your new home. Start a new family, connect to a community, and have all the things on your checklist. Just 39 miles from the heart of Salt Lake City is where you can have a new home without compromise. Don’t believe us? Then read on.
Eagle Mountain is not in stasis. It’s not trapped in the past even though it has a great history. This is a growing, thriving city. In fact, it is the largest and the fourth fastest-growing city in Utah. Change and vision are happening all the time in Eagle Mountain. But, there’s more …
Oh, it’s beautiful here
And that’s an understatement. Surrounded by tall, snow-capped mountains, you will be transformed by the beauty that will become a daily part of your life. Feel inspired and enlivened by the spell bounding awe of nature right outside your back door.
And the views won’t be marred by too many tall buildings. Eagle Mountain is explicitly zoned to be a small city. So, it’s not sun-dappled mountains one day and then steel giants slashing through the scenery the next. Eagle Mountain is designed to work in harmony with nature, not fight against it.
There are a plethora of trees in the neighborhoods as well as designated open spaces, so you’re always going to feel and be close to nature. That is good for the heart and soul. It’s proven that being close to nature helps you to stay calm and grounded. And it’s great for families. Kids get to understand and respect nature on trail walks; they’ll learn to cherish the natural gifts waiting to be discovered around every corner. Families can learn and work together to preserve these wonders for decades to come.
Eagle Mountain is a small city surrounded by mountains, so you’ll have many opportunities to get out and be physical.
There are trails for hiking to suit every level of trekker, from beginner to expert. Plus bike trails. ATV trails, and then, there’s winter. In winter, you’re within an hour of a skier’s paradise. And snowboarding, snowshoeing, sledding, snowball fights, or just taking in the serenity of a blanket of snow, transforming the world into a soothing land of peace.
Imagine stepping outside in the morning and being met by cool, clear, crisp mountain air. Fill your lungs, clear your head, and start another beautiful day.
Just far enough away
Living in Eagle Mountain, you’ll feel closer to nature; however, you’re not going to be so far away from modern conveniences that you’ll feel like a hermit.
In Eagle Mountain, malls, shops, supermarkets, convenience stores, movie theaters, everything you would need for a well-balanced life is not far away. And, for nightlife or work life, Salt Lake City is a quick 45 minutes down the road, so you’re still close enough to dining, museums, or anything else you may need.
At the end of the workday or after an adventure in the city, you can come back, far from the madding crowd, to the sweet peace of nature that you’ll find in your new home in Eagle Mountain.
Living in a close, friendly community is essential for so many of us. Getting to know and trust your neighbors, meeting new people, fostering friendships that last a lifetime.
A community is block parties and smiles over the fence during an evening stroll. Communities are sharing life, the good and the bad. Communities are where we feel known, welcomed, and accepted. When the world feels fractured and disjointed, coming home to a tight community can be the thing that sets your mind at ease.
In Eagle Mountain, you’ll find opportunities to be part of those kinds of communities. You let your kids roam free because you know everyone and know they all take care of each other.
The folks you’ll meet in Eagle Mountain are friendly and welcoming. They are proud of their city, its history, and its possibilities. It won’t take long before you feel like you’ve lived there your whole life.
Usually, a state fair isn’t a good reason to move someplace, but what happens yearly in Eagle Mountain isn’t a state fair; it’s something quite unique.
We’re talking about Pony Express Days, a very big celebration in Eagle Mountain.
In late May or early June, the people in Eagle Mountain gather to celebrate a piece of our American history. Once upon a time, the original Pony Express passed through the area, which is now Eagle Mountain.
Why is this cause for a grand celebration? Well, riders would regularly cover more than 1,800 miles in 10 days. From St. Joseph, Missouri, to Sacramento, California, the Pony Express could deliver a letter faster than ever before. It was in operation for only 18 months between April 1860 and October 1861, but the Pony Express has become synonymous with the Old West.
The Old West is an enduring symbol of American courage and determination, a need to expand and push our boundaries to explore all that was and still is possible in this great country. They were boys riding fast and hard to deliver letters, but they symbolized more than that. Their spirit lives on, and that’s what Pony Express days in Eagle Mountain are all about. A spirit of discovery, adventure, and a history of what defines America.
Eagle Mountain’s Pony Express days are not a state fair; they are a celebration of America, which is a land of community and opportunity, a land of possibility, and a land where you can dream it, and it can become a reality.
In a perfect world
Sounds pretty great, right? Well, it is. Eagle Mountain is a special place and one where you can quickly check off everything on your “in a perfect world” list when you’re planning where to build your new home.
When you decide for yourself that Eagle Mountain is the place, discover a home builder that knows the lay of the land and has vast experience building people their dream homes. Someone like Revere Homes.
When you’re looking to build a new home, don’t let anyone tell you, you can’t have it all. Talk to Revere Homes and find out all you can have.