Omaha’s housing market remains strong as demand for new homes continue to rise. Already, buyers are having to contend with a tight inventory.
Instead of dampening the market, however, demand has surged. Omaha continues its climb from the depths of the housing crisis with impressive growth in the last five years. Closings are up and more homes are being snapped up in a matter of hours of them being listed. Millennials, empty nesters looking to downsize, and investors are driving growth.
Despite the inventory shortage pushing prices up, more homes continue to be sold.
In response, new developments are being unveiled. Some of the most exciting include:
This beautiful community boasts of desirable homes and amazing community attractions such as two swimming pools, a fitness center, and a clubhouse. In addition, there are numerous hiking and biking trails.
Homes in Bellbrook range from ranch-style homes to 2-story homes with innovative designs and features.
Bellbrook is an especially popular community for families looking for a home close to good schools. Empty nesters are particularly attracted to the peace and quiet in which they can live out their golden years. Another plus factor is its close proximity to Omaha’s commercial hotspots.
Sugar Creek is located just southwest at the corner of 185th and Harrison Streets. Residents enjoy easy access to the Interstate highways that bring them to nearby metropolitan Omaha. Here, big city delights await Sugar Creek residents.
The homes in Sugar Creek come in a range of styles including charming Craftsman homes and custom-built houses that meet guidelines set by the homeowner’s association.
This community is fairly popular among new families and young professionals because of its proximity to the metro.
Harrison Park lies on the 192nd, between the Q and Harrison Streets.
This community is served by the much lauded Millard Public School District. This highly desirable community is well known for its lush greenery and wide and easily accessible streets.
Bursting with charm and character, Harrison Park offers plenty of parks and trails as well as picnic areas. Basketball and tennis courts can be found within the community as well. It’s also accessible to the shopping, dining, and recreational hubs of Omaha.
Homes come in a variety of architectural styles, the most popular being Craftsman and custom-built homes.
West Bay Woods
West Bay Woods is located south of West Center Street to F Street and just west of 180th Street and 192nd Street. This community is highly desirable because it offers the opportunity of owning a lake view home.
West Bay Woods is also nestled along the Zorinsky Preserve, which ensures plenty of wide and open spaces for its residents. On top of this, the community itself is beautiful with tree-lined streets, excellent views of the Preserve, and a small lake in the heart of the community. It is also served by the highly esteemed Elkhorn School District.
Homes are among the best in Omaha. Set in spacious lots, properties include charming ranch-style homes and impressive 2-story residences. Craftsman is the most popular architectural style. Custom-built homes constructed according to community standards are also a favorite.