Five Reasons to Make the Move to Edmond, OK With Homes by Taber

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Five Reasons to Make the Move to Edmond, OK With Homes by Taber

July 6, 2023

As leading experts in new construction homes throughout the OKC area, Homes by Taber ® fully understands that choosing the perfect location for your new home is just as important as the home itself. From school districts and entertainment options to safety and proximity to OKC, we know that every detail plays a pivotal role in shaping your decision on where to call home. Because of this, our team of experts carefully selects the best locations throughout the Oklahoma City area for our homeowners to thrive and enjoy an unparalleled way of life, and there’s no doubt that the vibrant city of Edmond, OK stands out as a shining gem. 

Making headlines as the best place to live in the entire state, Homes by Taber is proud to have always recognized the appeal of Edmond. The city has become a hotspot for families looking for a high-quality lifestyle, and the inflow of new residents is not slowing down anytime soon. Continue reading to dive into the top five reasons people are moving to Edmond, OK, and why you should consider making the move with Homes by Taber.

1. Phenomenal education

Whenever our team at Homes by Taber decides where to place a new home community, we always ensure that the quality of education is top-tier, and this is no exception in Edmond. This city is home to University of Central Oklahoma and Oklahoma Christian University, which are both renowned institutions that offer an array of degree programs and are known for academic excellence. This same mindset is certainly apparent in Edmond Public School District, which is ranked by as the #1 school district in the entire state of Oklahoma. From Frontier Elementary to Sante Fe High School, every school throughout this district is highly regarded and offers students a fantastic curriculum with numerous opportunities for extracurricular activities. For families and individuals looking for a community that values education for students of all ages, Edmond is the perfect place to call home.

2. A city that has it all

From arts and culture and the culinary scene to beautiful outdoor activities and endless entertainment, there’s no doubt that Edmond offers the perfect balance in lifestyles. Immerse yourself in the lively arts and culture scene by visiting the Edmond Fine Arts Institute, where you can appreciate local artwork and even participate in creative workshops. For an evening of captivating performances, head to the Armstrong Auditorium, known for hosting world-class concerts and theater productions. When it comes to culinary delights, Edmond boasts an array of fantastic dining options. Treat yourself to a gourmet meal at Boulevard Steakhouse, where prime cuts of steak are perfectly prepared to satisfy your cravings. For a more casual yet delicious experience, head to The Mule, where you can indulge in mouthwatering appetizers and a wide selection of craft drinks. 

Although the art scene and food options are plentiful, Edmond's natural beauty shines through as the star of the show with its abundant parks and outdoor spaces. Take a stroll through the breathtaking E.C. Hafer Park, featuring scenic walking trails, serene ponds and multiple sports courts and playgrounds. For a day of family fun, visit Arcadia Lake, where you can enjoy boating, water skiing, fishing and picnicking amidst the picturesque surroundings. Or, if the downtown lifestyle is more your speed, Edmond also provides a wide range of entertainment options. Explore the charming Downtown Edmond district, filled with over 75 boutique shops, antique stores and local artisans. With its diverse range of attractions and activities, Edmond ensures that there's never a dull moment. As put it, “Edmond boasts diverse assets – premier schools, convenient and robust shopping and dining, beautiful parks and outdoor facilities, championship golf and athletic facilities, a commitment to public art and more – that combine to make our city not only a great place to visit, but also an attractive and fun place to settle,” and our team at Homes by Taber is beyond proud to build Proudly Overbuilt ® new homes in this breathtaking city.

3. Ample opportunities

For working professionals of the family, ample career opportunities await in the thriving city of Edmond. With a strong and diverse economy that is constantly improving, Edmond provides a fertile ground for professionals across various industries. The city is home to a range of businesses, from tech startups and healthcare organizations to retail establishments and financial institutions. Additionally, Edmond's strategic location, just a short 20-minute drive away from downtown Oklahoma City, opens up even more possibilities for career growth and advancement. Commuting to the urban city center is convenient, allowing residents to access a wider job market while still enjoying the benefits of living in a tight-knit and family-friendly community. Moreover, for those who are interested in community involvement and volunteering, Edmond has an amazing nonprofit sector with many organizations dedicated to education, environmental conservation and several other important causes. Whether you're seeking new job opportunities, looking to advance in your career or aspiring to start volunteering more, Edmond provides the resources necessary to turn your ambitions into reality. By choosing Edmond as your new home with Homes by Taber, you'll not only gain access to a bustling job market, but also benefit from a community that values personal growth and success.

4. Strong sense of community

One of the most appealing aspects of life in Edmond is the strong sense of community that pervades the city. Despite its status as an ever-growing city, Edmond manages to maintain a small-town feel where neighbors become friends, and friends become family. The city is home to numerous community organizations and events, from farmers' markets to art festivals to holiday parades, that bring residents together and foster a sense of belonging. Whether you're a lifelong resident or a newcomer, you'll find that the people of Edmond are warm and welcoming, always ready to lend a helping hand or share a friendly conversation. There’s undoubtedly an abundance of reasons why this city frequently ranks as the best in the entire state, and the citizens of Edmond are certainly at the top of the list. This undeniable sense of community is something that will never fade, and it’s just one of the many reasons why so many people are choosing to call Edmond home - and why Homes by Taber is beyond proud to be a leading homebuilder in this astonishing city. 

5. The chance to own a Homes by Taber home in this fantastic city

The city of Edmond, Oklahoma offers a unique combination of top-quality education, a thriving arts and culture scene, abundant nature, close-knit citizens and endless opportunities for personal and professional growth. It's no surprise that so many people are choosing to make this city their home, and with Homes by Taber, you can experience the very best of Edmond living. With incredible, picturesque Taberhoods and amazing new homes with unmatched quality spread throughout Edmond, moving to this spectacular city is even more alluring than ever before. 

With new phases in both of our highly-acclaimed Delmer Lakes North and Highgarden communities, there’s no better time than the present to move to Edmond with Oklahoma's Favorite Builder ®. The stunning new homes in these amenity-filled Edmond communities are Proudly Overbuilt and brought to life with the highest standards of quality and craftsmanship, ensuring that you receive a new home that is not only gorgeous - but also built to last. Embrace the vibrant suburban lifestyle and make the move to Edmond with Homes by Taber, where you can find your dream home in a city that has it all.

To get started on your journey to a phenomenal new home in Edmond, OK, don’t hesitate to browse through our quick move-in homes in Edmond, and for more information, give us a call at (405) 984-1185 or contact us online.


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