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Why is Fayetteville a top 10

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A recent list came out by US News and World Report for the top places to live in the U.S. U.S. News analyzed 150 metro areas in the United States to find the best places to live based on quality of life and the job market in each metro area, as well as the value of living there and people's desire to live there. Fayetteville, Ar ranked #8 out of the 150, placing it in the top 10! So, why is Fayetteville a top 10? 


Nestled in the Ozark Mountains, Fayetteville attracts outdoorsy types with its abundance of near by state parks, acres of community green space, playgrounds, parks and walking trails. Parks like Gulley Park, Wilson Park and Lake Fayyetteville are among the favorites. The metro area also boasts a first-class performing arts center at the Walton Arts Center. There is also an active local food movement, live music venues and a dynamic festival scene.

Located in a region that's experiencing drastic growth, Fayetteville, together with Bentonville, Rogers and Springdale, has transformed from a small town to a center of higher education, culture, commerce and entrepreneurialism. The area known as Northwest Arkansas by the locals, is the birthplace of Walmart, the headquarters of Tyson Foods and the home of the University of Arkansas Razorbacks. GO HOGS!

People from all over the world call Fayetteville home. Newcomers often comment on the friendliness of Fayetteville residents. People wave and smile at each other in the street, and community events are well-attended. With dozens of volunteer organizations and nonprofits, there's an abundance of ways to get involved in the community.

This are has long been overlooked but now that has changed. The secret is out and folks are moving in. For more information on homes available in the NW Arkansas area, please visit NWArkansashomesandland.com


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Jennifer Hunter, Executive Broker 

Southern Tradition Real Estate 


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