In an article in the Washington Post they discussed why walkable communities have become so important to today’s homebuyers. The current most popular trend for homebuyers is to be able to park their cars and walk to retail stores, art galleries, eateries and events. The very popular West Main Townhomes is a prime example of a walkable community.
“Home buyers increasingly are asking real estate agents to show them homes in walkable communities. Over the last few years, walkable communities have jumped to the top of many home buyers’ search criteria because they want to live in areas with easy access to public transportation, schools, stores and entertainment.