Whether you’re buying your first home or have bought and lived in many, it doesn’t change that it is a huge decision and investment! Not only is it important to consider the home itself, but also think about its location. Where you live can impact your life, so choosing a great place to call home should be close to the top of your list when searching for your first…or next home. Sidar Builders is passionate about building new homes in Tyler, TX. Right where we live, work, and play! As a local builder, let us share what it’s like living in Tyler, TX.
Where is Tyler, Texas and Is It A Good Place to Live?
Texas offers a plethora of cities and towns, but Tyler is one of the best. It’s known as the Rose Capital of America for supplying more than half of the nation’s roses in the 1940s. It’s a charming city with much to offer its residents for a high-quality life. So where is Tyler, Texas, and what makes it a good place to live?
Tyler, TX is in the heart of Northeast in Smith County. Just east of the Dallas-Fort Worth metro, this city checks all the boxes for a great place to call home. The cost of living in Tyler, Texas stands out at about 15% lower than the national average. This includes housing (5% lower than the national average), food, transportation, taxes, healthcare, and more. You can stretch your dollar and enjoy a well-balanced lifestyle in a beautiful new home. Hand in hand with its low living costs is its thriving job market. From hospitality and healthcare to retail and manufacturing, there are a host of job opportunities in various industries to suit your career goals. Having a good job along with a low cost of living ensures you can afford a comfortable lifestyle.
Another reason so many choose to move to Tyler is the excellent education opportunities. In fact, several of its high schools have ranked in the top 10% statewide. The colleges are quite impressive, too. From public and private college and university options, young students and adults seeking higher education can expect quality education. Top Tyler choices include the University of Texas at Tyler, Tyler Junior College, Texas College, and the new medical school of UT Health.
Additional highlights of living in Tyler, TX include the strong sense of community and many things to do. According to Niche.com, it ranks 44th in Most Diverse Cities in America and 57th in Best Cities to Retire in America. With over 100,000 residents, there’s no shortage of new people to meet who share your interests. Tyler boasts a small-town feel with a vibrant community that celebrates its culture, history, and diversity through the annual Tyler Rose Festival and many friendly faces happy to welcome newcomers. The weather in Tyler allows for many other things to do, especially outdoors. There are over 1,000 acres of parks and trails to explore, including the Faulkner Park Nature Trail and Tyler State Park. Hiking, biking, fishing, and camping are just the start of what makes Tyler a wonderful place for outdoor enthusiasts.
Whether retired, an empty nester, or a first-time buyer, moving to Tyler means being able to fill your calendar with something that appeals to your interests. Love flowers and gardening? Attend the annual Texas Rose Festival or stroll through the Tyler Azalea and Spring Flower Trails. Animal lover? Check out the Caldwell Zoo with over 2,000 animals representing 250 different species. History buff? Tour the Goodman-LeGrand House and Museum built in 1859 or the Carnegie History Center showcasing Smith County history. The list of events, festivals, arts, attractions, and entertainment opportunities is endless.
Sidar Builders is currently building beautiful single-family homes for sale in Tyler, TX within our Royal Hills Village community. Nestled in the heart of Tyler, this community has access to everything from hospitals and schools (including top-rated colleges and medical schools) to restaurants and parks – all within minutes!
Royal Hills Village has 54 planned lots and several floor plans ranging from 3 to 4 bedrooms, 2 to 3 bathrooms, and 1,535 to 2,080 square feet of living space. Each home includes a spacious, open layout, and ample natural light along with high-end features and finishes. You can choose to design your home from the ground up by starting with one of our floor plans or choose an available home. Our available homes let you enjoy the perks of a new construction home with a shorter wait time. We have a few options available for purchase if you want to take advantage of a new home in Tyler sooner!
Contact Sidar Builders Today!
No matter what’s on your list for a new home and location, Sidar Builders has a place for you in Tyler, TX. It’s centrally located near everyday conveniences, has a wonderful atmosphere, low cost of living, and plenty to do for people of all ages. We can’t wait to show you more of what makes Tyler a great place to live and the homes we’re building here. Contact us with any questions!